The Austrian Black and Tan Hound It is a breed of dog originating in Austria. It is believed that he is the true descendant of the original Celtic Hound, Although there is no known history of the Austrian Black and Tan Hound until after mid-19th century. Ese bache histórico se debe a que antaño la cría no estaba reglamentada.
The Austrian Black and Tan Hound, desde sus orígenes, It was used for monitoring or tracking of injured animals, comúnmente, in places of significant altitude.
The Austrian Black and Tan Hound is a dog medium-sized and well solid structure. His head shows a wide skull and little pronounced occipital region with well marked stop.
It has glossy dark brown eyes that convey a lively look and alert. The ears are of high insertion and medium-sized, rounded, not very broad and hang onto the cheek. The tail is long and will fine tuning towards the tip, la lleva caída pero ligeramente curvada.
The coat of the Austrian Black and Tan Hound It is smooth, soft to the touch, dense, short (a few 2 cm length) and very bright.
The coloration of this breed It is very important since that is its touch of distinction, they should be black as a basis, with small and clearly defined, fire to light brands range from pale tawny to dark. Two tawny markings above the eyes must be present.
This breed has a hypersensitive smell.
The height at the withers of Austrian Black and Tan Hound will of 48 56 cm. And his weight is around between the 19 and 20 Kg.
Thanks to its excellent ability to work, both high mountains and Plains land, the Austrian Black and Tan Hound is highly prized as a bloodhound and blood trail dog. Su fino olfato le permite realizar búsquedas con plena seguridad (especially of hares).
Character and skills
Is alive, attentive, reservado con los extraños pero amistoso y no presenta ningún rasgo de timidez.
While it is used for hunting Hound (for tracking), It is an animal that adapts well to family life, but if we make the commitment to have a Austrian Black and Tan Hound, We must be able to give the animal enough to make you happy.
Unos buenos paseos por el campo lo mantendrían alegre, In addition to (as with all dogs) a good daily walk.
It is a very emotional dog that perceived especially mood of its owner.
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Type and recognitions:
- FCI CLASSIFICATION: 63
- Group 6: Scent hounds, and related breeds.
- Section 1.2: Medium-sized hound-type dogs.. With working trial (Practical test for bloodhound and tracker)..
- – FCI – Group 6: Scent hounds, and related breeds. – Section 1.2: Medium-sized Hounds. ⓘ
- – UKC – Scenthounds ⓘ
FCI breed standard "Austrian Black and Tan Hound"
FCI - Austrian Black and Tan Hound
1. Bracke, Vieräugl (English).
2. Brachet autrichien noir et feu (French).
3. Kärntner Bracke, Österreichische Glatthaarige Bracke (German).
4. (em alemão: brandlbracke) (Portuguese).
5. Austriaco negro y fuego (español).