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Otterhound

Otterhound
Otterhound
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Key facts about the Otterhound

  • Life expectancy : Between 10 and 12 years
  • Temperament : Hunter
  • Size : Big
  • Type of coat : Long, Hard

FCI Group

FCI Group

Group 6 - Scent hounds and related breeds

Section

Section 1 : Scent hounds

Physical characteristics of the Otterhound

Adult size

Female dog Between 26 and 30 in
Male dog Between 24 and 26 in

Weight

Female dog Between 66 and 88 lb
Male dog Between 66 and 88 lb

Temperament

Affectionate

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Playful

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Calm

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Intelligent

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Hunter

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Fearful / wary of strangers

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Independent

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Behaviour of the Otterhound

Tolerates solitude

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Easy to train / obedience

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Barking

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Tendency to run away

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Destructive

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Greedy / Gluttony

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Guard dog

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First dog

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Lifestyle

Otterhound in a flat

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Need for exercise / Sporty

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Travelling / easy to transport

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Compatibility

Otterhound and cats

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Otterhound and dogs

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Otterhound and children

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Otterhound and the elderly

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Grooming

Health of the Otterhound

Strong / robust

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Withstand heat

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Withstand cold

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Tendency to put on weight

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