| Country of Origin
| Date of Origin
||46 - 56 cm (18 - 22 inches)
||22 - 27 Kgs (48 - 60 lbs)
| Life Expectancy
||11 - 12 Yrs
Harriers are medium sized dogs that are similar to the English Foxhound. They are built for hunting and they have plenty of stamina and strength. Their short coat can be a variety of colours.
Harriers are friendly, sweet tempered dogs.
If you are considering a Harrier as a pet, consider the following points:
They are usually ok with children
They are unsuitable for urban living
They are suitable for hot or cold climates
They usually get on well with other dogs
They are content to live and sleep outdoors
The name Harrier is derived from the Norman French word "harier" which means hunting dog.