The Scent hound It is a type of hunting dog designed to follow and track the game by smell and not by sight, unlike other types of hunting dogs.
They are considered to have a particularly developed sense of smell and are also characterized by their resistance and ability to follow the hunt over long distances in difficult and sometimes rugged terrain.; can also be used to recover game.
The hounds of the Group 6 - Section 2 They are breeds that were originally intended exclusively for hunting big game wounded.
The FCI ⓘ (Federation Cynologique Internationale) recognize 337 races and each is ‘property’ from a specific country, where it had its origin. All of them are included in 10 Groups under a registration number, a section number and a group number.
Standard – classification FCI
- Group 6: Scent hounds, and related breeds
- Section 2: Leash (scent) Hounds.
In this box we will focus on all breeds of Leash (scent) Hounds.
The Alpine Dachsbracke has a courageous personality, friendly and intelligent
The appearance of this short-legged dog suggests a very ancient breed.
The Bavarian Mountain Hound is very suspicious of strangers, I am calm and balanced with its owner.
The Bavarian Mountain Hound It
The Hanoverian Scenthound He is a dog with a very good sense of smell, specialized in locating injured prey.
The Hanoverian Scenthound It