Ibizan Hound

  • Size

  • Height

    Males – 23.5 to 27.5 inches at the withers, Females – 22.5 to 26 inches at the withers
  • Weight

    Males – 50 pounds, Females – 45 pounds
  • Coat

    Short or wirehaired
  • Color

    White or red (solid or a combination)
  • Energy

  • Activities

    Conformation, Hunting, Lure Coursing, Racing, Agility, Obedience, Open-Field Coursing
  • Indoor/Outdoor


Characterized by his tall, lean body, long tail and large, upright ears, the Ibizan Hound is an elegant Egyptian sighthound bred to hunt rabbits. This athletic, agile breed is known for his ability to jump six feet in the air from a standstill. Alert, affectionate and loyal, the Ibizan Hound is suitable for families with children. These hounds require vigorous daily exercise in a sizeable high-fenced area.

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