Pharaoh hound

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Pharaoh hound

a medium-sized, lean, graceful dog with broad-based, erect ears and a long, thin tail. The coat is very short and fine, colored tan with white markings with a white tip on the tail and spot on the chest ('star').
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In her first BIF, she ran with a Ridgeback, and when she won, she was with a Pharaoh Hound and a Borzoi.
In 1990 she published Pharaoh Hounds, a book on the Ancient Egyptian Pharaoh Hound.
Two Eugene dog owners have hired spotter planes to search the open spaces of Washington's Lewis County for any sign of two missing Pharaoh Hounds.
Pharaoh Hounds Club of America search coordinator Kim Grega said the dogs were spotted later Sunday morning near Spiffy's Restaurant in Napavine near the U.
Tai earned that title from the American Sighthound Field Association after besting 116 pharaoh hounds in competition last year.