ANIMAL LIFE EXPECTANCY!

SMALL SWISS HOUND

Picture of a small swiss hound
LIFE SPAN: 10-12 years
Breed Name: Small Swiss Hound
Group: Scenthound
Origin: Switzerland
Petit Chien Courant Suisse, Schweizer Niederlaufhund, Sabueso Suizo Pequeno

HISTORY

At the turn of the century, the system of hunting in enclosed hunting grounds was introduced to Switzerland. The new, smaller breed of Swiss Hound was developed through controlled and selective breeding. The Small Swiss Hound was recognized by the United Kennel Club in 2006.