Naturally strong, the Artois Hound is endowed with a muscular constitution for hunting sessions.
He is not very long, but his strength and energy are obvious.
Massively built, this dog is an outstanding hunter, mentally and physically.
Between 53 and 58 cm (20.87 to 22.83 inches) for the male
Between 53 and 58 cm (20.87 to 22.83 inches) for the female
Between 28 and 30 kg (61.73 to 66.14 pounds) for the male
Between 28 and 30 kg (61.73 to 66.14 pounds) for the female
His dress is tricolor of a beautiful auburn, on a black and white background, with large spots.
His hair is short, flat and thick.
His head is strong and has a rounded skull. It is generally auburn.
His round eyes are usually dark brown. They are very soft and have a melancholic air.
His large ears are quite long and almost flat.
His nose is black. His strong tail is quite long and carried as a sickle.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 6, section 1 and is #28