Also known as the Podenco Ibicenco and the Ca Eivissenc ,the Ibizan Hound naturally comes from Ibiza, Spain.This breed was favored by Spanish farmers and hunters and used to hunt rabbit and other small game.

Description: This breed is large and athletic with a gentle face.It is very long and has a deep chest and long, arched neck.With a narrow head , flesh colored nose and lips, this breed has large ,naturally erect ears.Their eye color range from either caramel  to amber.Tail is long .The coat is smooth,hard and short.Wirehaired coat ranges from 1 to 3 inches.Coat hair coloring is white or red, either together or as a solid color.

Height: 22.5  to 27.5 inches

Weight:42-50 pounds

Temperament: The Ibezan Hound is active and loyal.This breed is affectionate, thrives on attention.It is easily trainable and makes a great family dog.This breed is playful with family and friends and gets on with other dogs and children.

Activity. Medium to high energy level.

Needs: This breed does need exercise and positive training.

Health Concerns: Axonal dystrophy, sensitive to certain medications , anesthesia and pesticides.


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Ibezan Hound. AKC

Ibizan Hound Club of the United States





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  1 comment for “IBIZAN HOUND

  1. October 26, 2012 at 7:59 am

    We have met Podenkos in so many shapes and sizes. They’re lovely dogs.

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