Porcelaine

Porcelaine

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:10-12 Years

Porcelaine Build Information

The Porcelaine is a French hound dog that gets its name from its shiny coat. It’s said that they look just like a porcelain statue and that they seem to have a pale blue sheen. Their fur is short and white with occasional orange coloring mostly around their ears. Their coat is very fine and you can see their pale pink skin with dark mottling through their coat. Porcelaines are a medium size breed measuring 21 to 23 inches in height and weigh anywhere from 55 to 62 pounds.

Size:Large
Length (Male):22-27 in.
Length (Female):18-20 in.
Weight:41 - 65 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

This breed is very active and needs plenty of exercise. Porcelaines are bred to be hunters and have a wonderful sense of smell. They are also gentle, brave and sociable.

Activity Level:Very Active
Affection Level:Affectionate
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly

Appearance

Colors:Cream, White
Grooming:Medium Maintenance
Coat Type:Silky

Porcelaine Pet Insurance

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Breed Talents and Facts

Training:Moderately easy to train