Of French origin, named after the provinces of Gascony and Saintonge.
By mid-century 20, some large game hunters in the Southwest selected the smallest specimens from their litters of Gascon Saintongeois and they fixed this variety, destined, in its origins, mainly hunting the hare.
Medium-sized dog, well proportioned and distinguished.
Males: 56 to 62 cm..
Females: 54 to 59 cm..
Character and skills
Multi-purpose dog used for rifle hunting. Because of its origin it hunts especially the hare, but it is also very good for hunting big game.
Petit Gascon Saintongeois Videos
Petit Gascon Saintongeois
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Type and recognitions:
- CLASSIFICATION FCI: 21
- Group 6: Scent hounds, and related breeds.
- Section 1: Scent hounds – 1.1: Large sized hounds. With working trial.
- – FCI – Group 6: Scent hounds, and related breeds. – Section 1.2: Medium-sized Hounds. ⓘ
- – Central Canine Society ⓘ
FCI standard Petit Gascon Saintongeois breed
|Petit Gascon Saintongeois FCI|