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Lurcher

Lurcher
Origin Ireland
Classification Hound
Height 69-76cm / 27-30in
Weight 27-32kg / 60-70lb
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Exercise High
Easily Trainable Yes
Watchdog Poor
Good with Children Yes
Good with Other Animals Medium
Indoor / Outdoor Living Indoor
Grooming Weekly
Feeding Normal Diet
Size Medium

Lurcher Description

The Lurcher has a tapering muzzle, deep chest and arched loin. The ears are small and high set and often have a curl at the tip. The coat can be either long or short and is available in many different colour variations.

Lurcher Character

Lurchers are a fun loving breed, they are very affectionate and friendly but they are also great escape artists. They are extremely energetic and require regular daily walks to keep them happy. They do possess a strong prey drive.

Please note: This is only a guide.

You must contact a breeder club, read relevant literature and even contact vets to understand the full requirements of this breed.

Please ensure your lifestyle, home and family are suited to this particular breed and you fully understand the requirements needed to give the dog the life it deserves.