Welsh Foxhound

Type: Hunting Dog

Height: 24 inches

Weight: 70 - 75 lbs.

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Description: The typical Welsh Foxhound is a low scenting dog, strong, with good shoulders, and "talkative". a loud bark being a perquisite of live in he windy Welsh hillsides.

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Other Names: Welsh Bytheuad

Colors: Black, fawn, red, tan and mixed

Coat: Rough, medium length, dense and occasionally smooth.

History: The Welsh Foxhound is an ancient race probably descended from the extinct Celtic Hound and the old Staghound. Hunts kept celebrated packs pure Welsh Foxhounds for nearly two hundred years, often naming their favorites Llangibby, Neuadd-Fawr, Ynysfor and Gelligaer.