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Dog Breeds List H

This dog breeds list H is the list of all dog breeds with names starting with the letter H.

Not all these breeds are recognized officially, but I have included all the breeds I could find starting with the letter H just to be complete! Please let me know if you think I have missed a breed, by using the Contact Me link. Thank you!




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Dog Breeds List H

Halden Hound
(a.k.a.  Haldenstøver)

A brown and white Halden Hound standing sideways to the camera, facing right, against a white backgroundHalden Hound (a.k.a. Haldenstøver)

Origins: Norway
Size: Large
Grooming: Minimal
Training: Average
Recognition:  FCI:  Group 6


Hamilton Hound
(a.k.a. Hamiltonstövare, Swedish Foxhound)

A Hamilton Hound standing sideways to the camera, facing left, on a road, being held by its ownerHamilton Hound (a.k.a. Hamiltonstövare, Swedish Foxhound)

Origins:  Sweden
Size: Large
Grooming:  Minimal
Training: Average
Recognition: FCI:  Group 6; AKC:  FSS; ANKC:  Hounds; KC:  Hounds; NZKC:  Hounds;
UKC: Scenthound


Hanoverian Hound 
(a.k.a. Hanoverian Scenthound, Hannover'scher,  Schweisshund)

A brown Hanoverian Hound standing on grass in a field, facing to the right, looking upHanoverian Hound (a.k.a. Hanoverian Scenthound, Hannover'scher, Schweisshund)

Origins:  Germany
Size: Large to Giant
Grooming: Minimal
Training:  Average
Recognition:  FCI:  Group 6;  UKC:  Scenthounds


Harrier

A black, brown and white Harrier dog sitting down, facing to the right, on a white backgroundHarrier

Origins:  United Kingdom
Size: Medium to Large
Grooming: Easy
Training:  Time Consuming
Recognition:  FCI:  Group 6;  AKC:  Hounds;  ANKC:  Hounds;  CKC:  Hounds;  NZKC:  Hounds  UKC:  Scenthound


Havanese

Origins:  Cuba, Mediterranean Area
Size: Small
Grooming: Time Consuming
Training: Easy
Recognition:  FCI:  Group 9;  AKC:  Toys;  ANKC:  Toys;  CKC:  Toys;  KC:  Toys;  NZKC:  Toys;  UKC:  Companion


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Hellenic Hound
(a.k.a. Hellenikos Ichnilatis,  Greek Harehound,  Greek Hound)

A Hellenic Hound standing on grass, facing the cameraHellenic Hound (a.k.a. Hellenikos Ichnilatis, Greek Harehound, Greek Hound)

Origins: Greece
Size:  Medium
Grooming: Minimal
Training: Average
Recognition:
  FCI:  Group 1


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Hokkaido
(a.k.a. Dō-ken, Ainu-ken, Seta, Ainu dog)

A Hokkaido dog standing looking at the camera, against a white backgroundHokkaido (a.k.a. Dō-ken, Ainu-ken, Seta, Ainu dog)

Origins:  Japan
Size: Medium
Grooming: Average
Training:  Average
Recognition: 
FCI:  Group 5


Hovawart

Origins: Germany
Size:  Large
Grooming:  Average
Training:  Average
Recognition:
  FCI:  Group 2;  AKC:  FSS;  CKC:  Working;  KC:  Working;  UKC:  Guardian

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Hungarian Greyhound
(a.k.a. Magyar Agar, Hungarian Agar)

A white Hungarian Greyhound with a dark brown head standing sideways to the camera, facing left, against a white backkgroundHungarian Greyhound (a.k.a. Magyar Agar, Hungarian Agar)

Origins: Hungary
Size:  Large
Grooming:   Minimal
Training:  Average
Recognition:  FCI:  Group 10;  UKC:  Sighthound and Pariahs


Hungarian Kuvasz

Origins:  Hungary
Size:  Large to Giant
Grooming:  Time Consuming
Training:  Time Consuming

Recognition:  FCI Group AKC Working,   ANKC Group 5 (Working Dogs) , CKC Working,   KC (UK) Pastoral, NZKC Working  UKC Guardian Dog


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Hungarian Puli
(a.k.a. Puli)

dog breeds list HA black Hungarian Puli dog standing in a field of short straw, with a blue sky in the backgroundHungarian Puli (a.k.a. Puli)

Origins:  Hungary
Size: Small to Medium
Grooming:  Time Consuming
Training:  Time Consuming
Recognition:  FCI:  Group 1;  AKC:  Herding;  ANKC:  Working;  CKC:  Herding;  KC:  Pastoral  NZKC:  Working;  UKC:  Herding


Hungarian Vizsla
(a.k.a. Vizsla, Hungarian Pointer, Magyar Vizsla)

Origins: Hungary
Size:  Large
Grooming:  Minimal
Training:  Easy
Recognition: 
FCI:  Group 7;  AKC:  Sporting;  ANKC:  Gundog;  CKC:  Sporting;  KC:  Gundog;  NZKC:  Gundog;  UKC:  Gundog


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Hungarian Wire Haired Vizsla

The head of a Hungarian Wire Haired Pointer dog in close-up, looking upwardsHungarian Wire Haired Vizsla

Origins:  Hungary
Size: Large
Grooming: Average
Training: Easy
Recognition:
  FCI:  Group 7;  AKC:  Sporting;  CKC:  Sporting;  KC:  Gundog


Huntaway
(a.k.a. New Zealand Huntaway, New Zealand Sheepdog)

A New Zealand Huntaway dog sitting down in a farm yard, leaning against a wooden gateHuntaway (a.k.a. New Zealand Huntaway, New Zealand Sheepdog)

Origins:  New Zealand
Size: Large
Grooming: Easy
Training: Easy
Recognition:
  NZKC:  Working


Hygenhund
(a.k.a. Norwegian Hygen Hound)

A Hygenhund dog standing on grass, facing to the right, with a fence in the backgroundHygenhund (a.k.a. Norwegian Hygen Hound)

Origins: Norway
Size: Medium to Large
Grooming:  Minimal
Training: Average
Recognition:
  FCI:  Group 6


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