About the Breed

Group:    Hound
Size:    Large
Lifespan:     11-13 years
Exercise:     Medium
Grooming:    Very low
Trainability:    Medium
Watchdog ability:  Very high
Protection ability:   Very high
Area of Origin:         South Africa
Date of Origin:         1800’s
Other Names:           African Lion Hound
Original Function:     Large game (including lion) hunting, guardian

June 2015