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Beagle Harrier

Despite the English-sounding name and British ancestors, the Beagle Harrier is French through and through

About the Beagle Harrier

Baron Gérard, who is regarded as the father of the breed, prioritised endurance and persistence when selecting characteristics, so that Beagle Harriers were always able to follow the mounted battue in a pack without losing cohesion. That’s why Beagle Harriers are easy to train and full of enthusiasm.

Beagle Harriers are an elegant compromise between both breeds. These scenthounds can track hares, foxes, roe deer or wild boar.

Source: key facts and characteristics sourced from Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI)

Breed specifics

Country
France
Group
FCI Group 6
Size category
Medium
Avg life expectancy
12–13 years

Calm / Loyal / Quiet / Even-tempered

Key facts

  • Requires outdoor space
  • Makes a great family dog
  • Training should start early

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