Afghan Hound Fact File: Here are 10 interesting facts about the elegant Afghan Hound breed 🐕

Since the 2020 pandemic, we are more welcome than ever to welcome a new four-legged friend into our homes, with the Kennel Club reporting an increase in dog ownership.

But with 221 different purebred dog breeds to choose from, there’s a lot of thought to be done before selecting your perfect pup.

There’s even academic guidance to seek out, with psychologist Stanley Coren’s book “The Intelligence of Dogs” ranking breeds by instinct, obedience and adaptability.

One dog that often appears at the top of people’s canine wish lists is the Afghan Hound – they are one of the most beautiful breeds and can make affectionate pets.

Here are 10 fun and interesting facts about Afghans.