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21 Dogs With Long Floppy Ears

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Dogs With Long Ears

Dogs With Long Ears

All the dogs have their own specialties, and unique characteristics. Their height, weight, size, coat and color vary greatly, and comparatively there can be a lot of difference from one breed to another. And according to the breed of dogs, their ears are also of different type that can be buttoned, erected, floppy, long and triangular, depending on their breed.

You can infer the behavior of dogs by the shape and size of their ears, such as the dogs with long ears look cute, which is not always correct. The dogs with long, floppy ears seem gentle, naive and friendly whether the dogs with erect ears tend to be aggressive, but it's not always true. The Long ears are most common in hounds, scent hounds, and other tracking breeds Know about these 21 breeds of dogs that have long ears.

Afghan Hound

Afghan Hound

Afghan Hound

The Afghan Hound is an ancient breed of hunting dog, comes from Afghanistan and also known as Tazi. Afghan hounds are strong-willed and independent, aloof and self-confident dog.

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : Afghanistan
  • Height : Male 27 Inches, Female 25 Inches tall at the shoulder
  • Weight : 50 to 60 pounds (23 to 27 kilograms)
  • Coat : Long, Straight, Double Coat
  • Colors : Black, Blue, Cream, Red, Gray, White
  • Life Span : 10 to 12 years
American Cocker Spaniel

American Cocker Spaniel

American Cocker Spaniel

The American Cocker Spaniel is a breed of sporting dog, native to United states. These are small to medium sized dogs, which are derived from the English Cocker Spaniel. American Cocker Spaniel are smallest sporting dog, which are known for their affection and loyalty.

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : United States
  • Height : Male: 37–39 cm, Female: 34–37 cm
  • Weight : Male: 7–14 kg, Female: 7–14 kg
  • Coat : Medium Long, Long, Thick
  • Colors : Black, Brown, Red, Tri-color, Tan, Silver, White & Buff
  • Life Span : 10 to 14 Years
Beagle

Beagle

Beagle

The beagle is a breed of scent hound, which is Small, compact, muscular and hardy dog that was developed for hunting rabbits and hares on foot known as beguiling.
Beagles are healthy, low maintenance and affectionate that make excellent family companions.

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : United Kingdom
  • Height : Male: 36–41 cm, Female: 33–38 cm
  • Weight : Male: 10–11 kg, Female: 9–10 kg
  • Coat : Thick short , Double Coat
  • Colors : Tri-color, White & Tan, Chocolate Tri, Lemon & White, ,Orange & White, White & Chocolate, Red & White
  • Life Span : 12 – 15 years
Bloodhound

Bloodhound

Bloodhound

The bloodhound is a breed of scent hound, originally bred for hunting deer, wild boar also known as Leo chien de Saint-Hubert. They are a large dog with long droopy ears and wrinkled skin, which are Stubborn, Affectionate, Gentle dog with a very good sense of smell.

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : France
  • Height : Male 25 and 27 inches, Females 23 to 25 inches
  • Weight : Male 90 to 130 pounds (40 to 60 kilograms), Female 80 to 100 pounds (36 to 45 kilograms)
  • Coat : Short Smooth
  • Colors : Black and tan, Liver and tan, Red
  • Life Span : 10 to12 years
Basset Hound

Basset Hound

Basset Hound

The Basset Hound is a breed of hound family, originally bred for the purpose of hunting hare. Basset Hounds are small to large dog, that come in some combination of white, tan or black, and have a wrinkled forehead, and long floppy ears.

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : France, Great Britain
  • Height : Male: 30–38 cm, Female: 28–36 cm
  • Weight : Male: 25–34 kg, Female: 20–29 kg,
  • Coat : Smooth, short-haired coats
  • Colors : Tri-color, Black & Brown, Black & White, Lemon & White, White & Chocolate, Red & White
  • Life Span : 10 to 12 years
Bracco Italiano

Bracco Italiano

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Bracco Italiano

The Bracco Italiano is a breed of pointing dog, native to Italy, Originally bred for the purpose of hunting hare. The Bracco Italiano is affectionate, Loyal, playful dog that make an excellent family companion.

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : Between 55 and 80 pounds
  • Height : Average 21.5 to 26.5 Inches
  • Weight : Between 55 to 88 Pounds
  • Coat : Short, shiny coat
  • Colors : White, Orange & White, White & Chestnut, White & Amber
  • Life Span Short, shiny coat
Cavalier King Charles

Cavalier King Charles

Cavalier King Charles

The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is a breed of spaniel classed in the toy group of dogs that is one of the largest and most popular toy dog breed in the USA. The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is a gentle, playful, affectionate, energetic and courageous and adaptable dog.

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : United Kingdom
  • Height : Male 30 – 33 cm, Female 30 – 33 cm
  • Weight : Male 5.9 – 8.2 kg, Female 30 – 33 cm
  • Coat : Silky, medium-length, wavy coat
  • Colors : Blenheim, Black & Tan, Tri-color, Ruby
  • Life Span : 9 to 14 years
Chihuahua

Chihuahua

Chihuahua

The Chihuahua is a companion dog from the toy group of dogs, which is one of the smallest breeds of dogs. Chihuahua is a small but confident dog that is an alert, aggressive, devoted, and courageous dog.

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : Mexico
  • Height : In between, 6 inches to 9 inches
  • Weight : 3 to 6 pounds
  • Coat : Short-haired (smooth coat) and long-coat
  • Colors : s
  • Life Span : 10 to 18 years
Cocker Spaniel

Cocker Spaniel

Cocker Spaniel

The Cocker Spaniel is a small hunting spaniel dog breed of sporting Group. The Cocker Spaniel is available in two varieties the American Cocker Spaniel and the English Cocker Spaniel. The English Cocker Spaniel is an energetic, lively, gentle, and easy-going dog, which is considered good with children and strangers.

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : England
  • Height : Male 16 to 17 inches, Female 15 to 16 inches
  • Weight : Male 28 to 34 pounds, Female 26 to 32 pounds
  • Coat : Short Medium
  • Colors : Black, Blue Roan, Orange Roan, Black & Tan
  • Life Span : 12 to15 years
Coonhound

Coonhound

Coonhound

The Coonhound is a breed of hound group, native to the United States. It's a type of scent hound, basically a descendent of the English Foxhound that was originally bred as a hunting dog to to track raccoons, bears, and other animals.

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : United States
  • Height : Male 25 to 27 inches, Female 23 to 25 inches
  • Weight : Male 50 and 75 pounds (22 to 34 kilograms), Female 0 and 65 pounds (18 to 30 kilograms)
  • Coat : Medium-length
  • Colors : Tricolor, red, white, lemon, bluetick, redtick, or black and white
  • Life Span : 11 to 12 years
Dachshund

Dachshund

Dachshund

The dachshund a breed of hound group, native to Germany that is also known as the wiener dog, badger dog, and sausage dog. The dachshund is an an energetic, lovable small dog that was developed as a hunting companion to scent, chase, and flush out badgers and other animals.

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : Germany
  • Height : Average, 8 or 9 inches (20 or 23 cm)
  • Weight : Average,16 and 32 pounds (7 and 15 kg)
  • Coat : Short, thick, Single layered
  • Colors : Black, Black & Tan, Blue & Tan, Chocolate & Tan, Chocolate & Cream, Tan, Red, Cream
  • Life Span : 12 – 16 years
French Bulldog

French Bulldog

French Bulldog

The French Bulldog is a breed of companion dog or toy dog, originated from Germany that's been created by mixing between Toy Bulldogs imported from England and local Parisian ratters. The French Bulldog is an alert, easygoing, lively, playful and keen to learn dog that makes a good family and apartment pet.

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : France, England
  • Height : Average,11 to 13 inches
  • Weight : Average, 16 to 28 pounds
  • Coat : Short, Smooth
  • Colors : Cream, fawn, white, fawn & white, brindle, white & brindle, fawn brindle
  • Life Span : 10 – 14 years
Havanese

Havanese

Havanese

The Havanese is a breed of the Toy Group and the national dog of Cuba, that have long floppy ears, and either curly or straight long hair. Havanese is a smart, affectionate, lively and friendly dog that makes a good family pet and an apartment living dog.

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : Cuba
  • Height : Average, 8.5 to 11.5 inches
  • Weight : Average, 7 to 13 Pounds
  • Coat and : Soft, long, double coat
  • Colors : White, Black, Havana Brown, Fawn, Tobacco, Mahogany
  • Life Span : 14 to16 years
Irish Setter

Irish Setter

Irish Setter

Irish Setter is a breed of Sporting Group, probably is descended from the English setter that was originated as a gundogs in Ireland. The Irish Setter was originally bred for hunting, to assist bird hunters before the advent of firearms.

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : Ireland
  • Height : Average, 25 to 27 inches
  • Weight : Average, 60 to 70 pounds (23-32 kg)
  • Coat : Grace, swift, and a flashy coat
  • Colors : Mahogany, Red, Chestnut
  • Life Span : 12 to 15 years
Papillon

Papillon

Papillon

The Papillon is a breed of spaniel type dog, native to France that is also known as Continental Toy Spaniel and butterfly dog. It got its name from French world Papillon that means butterfly in French, because it has an unusual ear shape that give them a look of a butterfly.

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : France, Belgium, Spain
  • Height : Average, 8 to11 inches (20–28 cm)
  • Weight : Male 3.6to 4.5 kg, Female 3.2 to 4.1 kg
  • Coat : Long and Silky with no undercoat
  • Colors : White, White & Chocolate, Sable, Black & White, Fawn & White, Red & White
  • Life Span : 13 to 15 years
Pharaoh Hound

Pharaoh Hound

Pharaoh Hound

The Pharaoh Hound is a breed of hunting dog, native to Malta and also known as Kelb tal-Fenek. It was developed as a hunting dog to hunt rabbits in the rocky terrain of the islands. Pharaoh Hound has a slender body, long-legged, chiselled head and erect ears, and is an excellent athlete that have great speed and stamina.

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : Malta
  • Height : Average, 21 to 25 inches
  • Weight : Average, 40 to 60 pounds
  • Coat : Short Smooth
  • Colors : Rich Tan, Tan, Red Golden, Chestnut
  • Life Span : 12 to 14 years
Poodle

Poodle

Poodle

The Poodle is a fluffy, curly coated dog from the Non-Sporting Group of dogs, originated from France/Germany and also known as the Pudel in German and the Caniche in French. The poodle is one among the most popular dog breed in the world and ranked seventh most popular dog breed in the USA.

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : France, Germany
  • Height : Standard - 45–62 cm, Medium - 35–45 cm, Miniature - 28–35 cm, Toy - 24–28 cm
  • Weight : Standard - 20 to 32 kg, Medium - 15–19 kg, Miniature -12–14 kg, Toy - 6.5–7.5 kg
  • Coat : Curly and generally coarse in texture
  • Colors : Black, White, Apricot, Cream, Black & White, Sable, Brown, Blue, Grey, Silver, Red
  • Life Span : 12 to 15 years
Spinone Italiano

Spinone Italiano

Spinone Italiano

The Spinone Italiano is a breed of hunting dog, native to Italy that was developed for tracking, for pointing and for retrieving game. It's a gentle, affectionate and devoted dog that gets along well with other dogs, pets and children.

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : Italy
  • Height : Average, 22 to 28 inches
  • Weight : Average, 61 to 86 pounds
  • Coat : Medium, wiry, curly
  • Colors : White, Brown Roan, Orange Roan, Orange & White
  • Life Span : 10 to 12 years
Saluki

Saluki

Saluki

Saluki is an ancient breed of the hound family, native to Egypt and also known as Persian Greyhound or the Gazelle Hound that was used to hunt gazelles. This is a sacred dog in Egypt, and respected as “royal dog of Egypt".

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : Egypt
  • Height : Average, 58–71 cm (23–28 in)
  • Weight : Average, 18–27 kg (40–60 lb)
  • Coat : smooth and "feathered"
  • Colors : White, cream, fawn, red, grizzle/tan, black/tan
  • Life Span : 12–14 years
Weimaraner

Weimaraner

Weimaraner

The Weimaraner is a breed of sporting dog, originated from Germany, also known as Silver Ghost. Weimaraner was developed in the late 19th century as hunting dogs for big game such as boar, bear and deer and has great speed and endurance and combines grace, stamina.

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : Germany
  • Height : Male 25 to 27 inches, Female 23 to 25 inches
  • Weight : Average, 55 to 90 pounds
  • Coat : Short, straight, dense, smooth
  • Colors : Silver, Silver-gray, Mouse-gray
  • Life Span : 10 to 13 years
Vizsla

Vizsla

Vizsla

The Weimaraner is a breed of sporting dog, originated from Hungry, also known as Silver Ghost. Vizsla is a gentle, affectionate and Energetic dog that was bred as a hunting dog, to work in fields, forests or bodies of water.

Origin And Physical Traits

  • Origin : Hungary
  • Height : Male: 56–64 cm, Female: 53–61 cm
  • Weight : Male: 20–29 kg, Female: 18–25 kg
  • Coat : Short, straight, dense, smooth and woolly undercoat
  • Colors : Golden, Golden Rust, Red Golden
  • Life Span : 12 – 15 years

This content is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge and is not meant to substitute for formal and individualized advice from a qualified professional.

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