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The bloodhound is a gentle dog who is nonetheless tireless in following a scent. Due to the strong tracking instinct of the bloodhound, the bloodhound can be willful and somewhat difficult to obedience train. However, with the proper amount of time, effort, and how well you treat the bloodhound, this can be achieved easily.

The bloodhound is very affectionate, gentle, and even-tempered and bloodhounds make excellent family pets but, like any large breed, the bloodhound will require supervision when around small children because the bloodhound could easily knock them over with their large size.

Bloodhounds are also characterized by a stubborn whats-in-it-for-me? temperament, which along with the size and excessive drooling of the bloodhound, means that there is a high number of bloodhounds given up for adoption once full-grown in comparison with other breeds.

Bloodhound Comments (2)


"i did not know that their origin is belgium! "


"they are the best pets "

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Bloodhound Facts

The name of the domestic breed...
The area where the animal first came from...
Average Size:
The average length (L) or height (H) of the animal...
71cm (28in)
Average Weight:
The average measurement of how heavy the animal is...
50kg (110lbs)
Average Life Span:
The average time the animal lives for...
12 years
The domestic group such as cat or dog...
The colour of the animal's coat or markings...
Brown ,Tan, Black
Average Litter Size:
The average number of babies born at once...
The way the animal thinks, behaves or reacts...
Kind, patient and noble
The level of house-training needed for the animal...
Should be trained from an early age due to their large size

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