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Deer Hound

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The Deer hound was bred to course Deer to the dense Scottish Highlands. The ownership of this graceful dog was once restricted to Scottish nobility. But with the felling of the forests and guns being used for hunting the breed lost its popularity. It has a coat that is harsh and protects it from the cold. It weighs 36-45 kgs and is about 71-76 cms tall. It comes in fawn, red, red brindle, blue grey, grey or black brindle in colour

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