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Great Anglo-Francais Tricolor Hound

The French Foxhound

Breed
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Scenthounds and Related Breeds
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Original Name : Grand Anglo-Français Tricolore

Type : Braccoid

Male size : 23½-27½ inches

Female size : 23½-27½ inches

Degree of grooming :

Countries of origin : France

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In France, the Great Anglo-Français Tricolor is highly rated as a perfect cross.

Head+

Moderately broad, rather flat skull with slight occipital protuberance and superciliary arches.

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Body+

Straight, well supported back, straight, rather short, broad loins, sloping croup of good length, well let down, fairly broad chest.

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Coat+

Tricolor, most often with black mantle or more or less widespread black patches. Bright or copper tans without black overlay.

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Ears+

Medium-length, set fairly broad at eye level, flat then slightly turned.

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Tail+

Good length, carried elegantly, well furnished.

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Hair+

Short, more or less strong.

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These solid hounds, more French than English possesses a certain distinction, expressing various degrees of its Foxhound origins.Regarded as the most robust of the pack hounds, Tricolors have been popular with hunters for decades, due in part to their strength, stamina and hardiness of their English ancestors. Since its official recognition in 1978, the breed has been a regular in the hunting pack.

Did you know ?

The color, balance and natural distinction of this breed comes from the French hounds in its lineage, while the Foxhound provided its powerful muscles and strong body, which is so well appreciated in the field.

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