Otterhound Information

The Otterhound is a big, shaggy breed with keen intelligent. They differ from other hounds for their webbed feet and tough double coat. These allow him to hunt on both water and land. Like other hounds, he has a strong sense of smell and doesn’t wear out easily – the Otterhound can go strong for hours and hours!

This breed has a big personality. Boisterous, affectionate and cheerful, he loves being part of a family and is great with children and other dogs.

Average Size

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Height: 2ft 0in - 2ft 2in     Weight: 64-110lbs

Behavior

  • Affection
  • Children
  • Strangers
  • Other Dogs
  • Barking

Care

  • Grooming
  • Shedding
  • Easy to Train
  • Time Alone
  • Exercise Need

Environment

  • Apartments
  • Cold Tolerance
  • Heat Tolerance

All dogs have their own personality and unique training, causing them to differ slightly from these breeds stats. However, please let us know if we made an error in the stats, we appreciate your help!

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