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Francais Blanc et Orange

The rarest of French hounds

Breed
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Original Name : Français Blanc et Orange

Type : Braccoid

Other Names : French White, Orange Hound

Male size : 24½-27½ inches

Female size : 24½-27½ inches

Degree of grooming :

Countries of origin : France

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Like all dogs bred to hunt in a pack, the Francais Blanc et Orange is easy to live with, although it will want to assert itself in relations with other dogs.

Head+

Fairly broad, moderately elongated.

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Body+

Broad, straight back, slightly arched loins, rounded croup, broad chest, rounded ribs.

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Coat+

White and lemon or white and orange, provided the orange is not too dark (reddish).

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Ears+

Set just under eye level, supple, fine, slightly curled, reaching almost to the nose.

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Tail+

Long.

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Hair+

Smooth and fine.

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This French hound with a hardy appearance is thought by some to be related to another rare Gallic breed, the Billy, which is said to have been used in the breeding program.

Did you know ?

The Francais Blanc et Orange is today the rarest of the French hounds.

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