Afghan Hound Questions

Posted by Site Visitors

Bookmark and Share

Afghan Hound

Afghan Hound Questions

A Visitor asked the following question on 11/21/2004
What are thae common congenital defects seen in Afghan hounds?

Date Reply Member
1/15/06 Well not exactly "common" but hip dysplasia does occur in the breed. Juvenile cataracts, thyroid disfunction, and autoimmune diseases have also occured. None of these are overly prevalent in the breed but its always best to buy from clear certified parents to be on the safe side. Michelle
Saradiin Afghan Hounds