Complete Dogs Guide

The ideal site for dog owners and lovers worldwide!

Site Menu

Dogs Home

Dog Names
Dogs For Sale
Dog Training
Dog Psychology
Dog Pictures
Dog Health
Dog Grooming
Dog Rescues
Dog TV

Dog Breeds

Dog Breeds
Designer Dogs Breeds
Rare Dogs Breeds

Dogs by Group

Gun Dogs
Pastoral Dogs
Toy Dogs
Utility Dogs
Working Dogs

Kennel Clubs

Fédération Cynologique Internationale
American Kennel Club
Australian National Kennel Council
Canadian Kennel Club
The Kennel Club (UK)

Contact Us
About Us
Site Map



Lithuanian Hound

Send Breed Pic
Photo still required.

Lithuanian Hound Breeders & Puppies For Sale If your a Lithuanian Hound breeder and have Lithuanian Hound puppies for sale, send us your details for free and we will add to our Lithuanian Hound Breeders page.

Lithuanian Hound Rescue Center Visit the Lithuanian Hound rescue centers if your looking to rescue a Lithuanian Hound, as well as learn more about the breed or just support the rescue centers for there hard work.

General Breed Information

The Lithuanian Hound is a dog breed that was developed in an attempt to recreate the original-type Curlandish Hound. Lithuanian hunters used local big game hounds with Bloodhounds, Beagles, and Polish Hounds to achieve this breed. Later on, Russian Hounds also became mixed with the breed. During the 1970s, the Lithuanian Hound was decreasing in number, and the 1976-1977 hunting season even lessened their number further because many specimens were killed by boars. The Lithuanian Cytological Council then established a special kennel facility meant to raise Lithuanian Hounds. This breed is usually found only within Lithuania.

The Lithuanian Hound is a sturdy breed that has a height of 21 to 24 inches and a weight of 60 to 75 pounds. Dogs of this breed have a muscular body that is less heavily boned than other hounds. These dogs have a medium-sized head with a medium-sized muzzle. Their nose colour varies according to the colour of their coat. They have ears that are moderate in length and hang close to their cheeks. The teeth of these dogs meet in either a level or scissors bite. These dogs have a strong and long neck, and their chest is broad and long. Lithuanian Hounds have a short, glossy coat that is black with tan markings.

Famous Examples

CompleteDogsGuide Comment

Breeders Comments: Send us yours comments, advice for owners, potential owners etc.

Owners Comments: Send us any of your comments. Thanks in advance.

More Lithuanian Hound Information: Check out our Lithuanian Hound Clubs and links to more informative websites dedicated to the breed.

Submit your Lithuanian Hound pictures Send us any pics of your Lithuanian Hound, let us know there name and age and any other details. We'll add to this page. Contact us


Dog Breeds Dog Breeds

Send us pictures of your dog as adult and puppy as well as any breed specific information on your breed of dog to help us build the best dog breed guide on the net!

Dog Psychology

Learn how your dogs mind works, get a better understanding of your dog, communicate better and ultimately build an even better bond in our Dog Psychology section.

Dog Stories

Have a dog story to tell? Please write it and send to us along with pictures if you have any and we'll add to our dog story section. Contact Us.


© 2007 Complete Dogs Guide