Deerhound

AVERAGE LIFE SPAN:  10-12 years

AVERAGE SIZE OF ADULT: HUGE!

SOCIABILITY: High

GROOMING NEEDS: Medium

EXERCISE NEEDS: High

The Scottish Deerhound, or simply the Deerhound, is a large breed of hound, once bred to hunt the Red Deer by coursing.

The Scottish Deerhound’s antecedents existed back to a time before recorded history. They would have been kept by the Scots and Picts, and used to help in providing part of their diet, mainly hoofed game. Archaeological evidence likely supports this in the form of Roman pottery from around 1st Century AD found in Argyll which depicts the deerhunt using large rough hounds.

Deerhound Puppies for Sale:

View Deerhound puppies for sale below. Click to find your perfect puppy.

No Comments Yet

Comments are closed