Medium dog breeds
|Size Type:||Medium dog breeds|
|Height:||20-22 inches (50-56 cm)|
|Form of ear:||V-shaped ears|
|Form of a tail:||Tail wind|
|Life span:||13 years|
|Japanese Site：||Kishu Inu|
In medium-sized hound (Wakayama, Mie Prefecture in particular) of the mountainous region of Japan, and is called Kishu dog from the local name. It has been used to hunt wild boar mainly from old BC, but in Kishu, it has been used in deer hunting dog with a sense of speed in on the small side in some provinces. I have received the designation of protected species in 1934. It has served as a wild boar hound also, as a home dog now.
Beast hound of medium-sized well-proportioned, it is well developed in both skeletal muscle. Gait is rich in endurance resilient. It's plain rustic but have a style and spirit. 10 to withers height, body length ratio of 11. Back is horizontal, waist widely tough. Forehead has a wide head, cheek is relatively well developed, stop clear. Proboscis in a little thicker wedge-shaped, interlocking the scissors byte. Eye small corner of the eye is slightly Tsuriagari triangle. Eye color is dark brown. Standing ear ear of the triangle. Or wind up back in thick, tail pointing tail that is rolled up above. Undercoat is soft and dense coat, topcoat is hard straight hair. Coat tail and cheeks a little longer.
The agile, strong vigilance is for others, but obedient faithful to his master. Upon instruction, have the courage to face any difficulty.
Some white, and red sesame.
How to Care & How to Train
Usually, and the care of the coat may be the extent that a simple daily brushing, but in time a lot of hair loss from spring to summer, so get rid of a good hair loss of undercoat.
And causes a pull movement of about 30 to 40 minutes every day with a lead.
Disease to be careful
Disease that can be seen occasionally
Inspection want to