Colour: Any hound colour
Lifespan: 12 years
The Otterhounds are amiable, cheerful, affectionate, independent and even-tempered.
These happy, shaggy dogs are good swimmers and have a coat that keeps out the cold. Otterhounds are good-natured and amiable, but following scents and hunting are high on the list of things they like to do best.
Originally bred to hunt otters.
Active and interested in scents, the Otterhound is happy to completely submerge in water.
High. Enjoys running and swimming
Owners: independent, affectionate
Children: good, tolerant
Other pets: may be problematic with small pets
Unfamiliar dogs: friendly
Active, easy-going, affectionate owner who is able to provide safe places for this dog to run and swim.
May be difficult to control on walks.
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