ANIMAL LIFE EXPECTANCY!

PHARAOH HOUND

Picture of a pharaoh hound
LIFE SPAN: 11-14 years
Breed Name: Pharaoh Hound
Group: Sighthound & Pariah
Origin: Malta
Chien Du Pharaon, Pharaonenhund, Perro Del Faraon

HISTORY

The Pharaoh Hound is a very ancient breed, with a striking resemblance to the hounds depicted in the Egyptian temples from before 4,000 B.C. and to the dog god, Anubis. The Pharaoh Hound was recognized by the United Kennel Club in 1983.