The Ibizan Hound is a hunting dog that originated in the Balearic Islands in Spain. They were originally used to hunt wild game.
Appearance & Grooming
The Ibizan Hound is a large dog. They can have a short or wiry coat in red and white. The Ibizan Hound sheds moderately and requires weekly brushing.
Behavior & Disposition
The Ibizan Hound is known for its stubborn, independent, clownish, active, and intelligent nature. They tend to play well with other dogs. However, adult supervision is recommended when playing with children.
The Ibizan Hound has a moderate activity level, but can still become overweight. They need to be monitored for calorie consumption and weight. They should also avoid foods containing cooked bones and high fat levels.
The Ibizan Hound is known for its loyalty and agility. The breed is wary of strangers, so early socialization is recommended.