USD $700-$800 Price Avg.
|Other Names||Smalandsstovare, Smålandsstövare|
How much does it cost to purchase a Smaland Hound?
The price of a Smaland Hound will vary from breeder to breeder as well as from place to place. As a rough guide, you should expect to pay between $700 to $800 per Smaland Hound if you purchase from a reputable breeder. Prices will be higher for show-quality dogs with a distinguished pedigree. Adult dogs who have already been trained may cost even more. It is usually less expensive to adopt a Smaland Hound through a shelter.
Male: 33-44 pounds (15-20 kg),
Female: 33-44 pounds (15-20 kg)
Male: 17-20 inches (43-51 cm),
Female: 16-19 inches (40-48 cm)
Not recognized by the American Kennel Club. And Not recognized by FCI.
|Date of Origin|
|Coat||Close Fitting, Double, Harsh, Straight, Thick|
|Coat Colors||Black, Black & Tan, Grey, Sable, White|
Smaland Hound is very easy-care breed. They has close fitting, double, harsh, straight, thick and -length coats. That's why the smaland hound needs very low grooming effort.
The Smaland Hound is a average shedding breed. An ideal smaland hound has a and coat of -length. That makes moderate amount of fur. Shedding is a normal and natural process for all dogs. But, the quantity of hair a dog sheds depends on the dog's breed type, season/weather, length of coat but sometimes it depends on pregnancy situation, health status, and specially on the type of food.
Solution: Brush regularly with right brush, and healthy diet food can reduce and control the amount of hair shedding.
|Eye Color Possibilities|
|Nose Color Possibilities|
|Coat Color Possibilities|
Recommended: (All dogs benefit from regular brushing.)
|Temperament||Agile, Calm, Energetic, Kind, Loyal, Spirited|
According to canine psychologist and pHD, Stanley Coren, Smaland Hound breed rank at the smartest degree of working/obedience intelligence. They can understand and memorize new commands & tricks after 20-30 tries.
Smaland Hounds are easy to train. Their intelligence level is high to learn commands, tricks and new things.
Smaland Hound breed is highly playful dog and they have high activity level. Dog's playfulness depends on activity levels and health conditions.
Some dog breeds have different signs and alerts when they want to play. But, probably the easiest dog body language to understand is a happy dog and want to play: Tail up, relax body, pupils dilated, mouth open (optional), tongue exposed and front-end lowered.
|Social Interaction Required|
|Impulse to Wander or Roam|
|Tolerates Being Left Alone|
|Fighting Dog||Not really|
|Apartment Life Friendly|
|Senior Citizens Friendly|
|Friendly with First Time Owners||Yes|
|Service Dog||Not really|
|Therapy Dog||Not really|
|Detection, Sniffer or Security Dog||Not really|
|Search and Rescue Dog (SAR)||Not really|
|Boat Dog||Not really|
|Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog||Not really|
|Weight Gain Potential|
|Weather & Climate||Tolerates warm and cold weather.|
|Rec. Walk Mileage Per Week|
|Minutes of Activity Per Day|
|Avg. Daily Food||1.5 to 2 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two or three meals.|
|Cups Per Day|
|Gestation Duration||60-64 days|
|How often can the Smaland Hound have a litter?||Once a year.|
|Litter Size||4-6 puppies (Once a year.)|
The Smaland Hound is a Medium sized dog breed with Avg. Weight Male: 38.5 pounds (17.5 kg), Female: 38.5 pounds (17.5 kg), Avg. Height Male: 18.5 inches (47 cm), Female: 17.5 inches (44 cm). This dog coats come in a range of colours including Black, Grey, Sable, Black & Tan, White. with the outer coat. The breed also goes by the name Smålandsstövare, Smalandsstovare. They are ranked No. 495 the most popular dog breeds in the world.
The Smaland Hound breed live around 12 to 14 years of age. If the breed is treated carefully and has a good diet with regular exercise, it could be 1 or 2 more years will live. Although, This dog is counted to be a moderate healthy breed, This dog is not a hypoallergenic breed.
As above mentioned, the date of origin of the Smaland Hound dog is . Smaland Hound breed type is Purebred and relate to the Hunting Dogs group. Originated from Sweden. This breed purpose is and the ancestor of Smaland Hound was the .