Azawakh

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Breed Group: Miscellaneous Class
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Overview
Originating in Africa, this sighthound was bred by nomadic tribes for guarding, hunting, and companionship. They are exceedingly fast when running and are able to reach and sustain speeds of up to 40 miles per hour. Azawakh's are quite adept at hunting both hare and gazelle. This breed is extremely rare in North America.
Character
The Azawakh is elegant, slender, and athletic in appearance. This breed is swift, aloof, ever-watchful, and resilient.
Temperament
A true pack dog, the Azawakh does well with other dogs they have been raised with. They are not recommended for first time dog owners or homes with non-canine pets. The Azawakh will do well with respectful and considerate children although they should never be unsupervised. This breed is highly protective of their family, home, and territory. They are wary and suspicious of strangers, but are loyal, gentle, affectionate, and devoted to family and those they know. The Azawakh is a regal and noble breed with incredible endurance.
Care
The Azawakh breed requires occasional brushing. Bathing should only be done when absolutely necessary using a mild shampoo. Dry shampooing will suffice. It is important to regularly check the ears and paw pads. This breed is prone to such health issues as seizures, myositis, spondylosis, and auto-immune problems. Azawakh's do not do well in colder climates.
Coat
The coat of the Azawakh is silky, short, and close. This breed is an average shedder.
Training
Early socialization and structured obedience are recommended. The Azawakh breed does not respond to harsh or heavy-handed methods. They do best with motivation, respect, fairness, and firmness.
Activity
The Azawakh is a highly active breed that requires a highly active owner. This breed is not recommended for apartment living. They do best with a large securely fenced yard or rural setting with ample opportunity to run. They excel in field hunting, lure coursing, and agility. Azawakh's enjoy free-play, family activities, hiking, jogging, and swimming.
Weight
Male: 44-55; Female: 33-44 lbs
Height
Male: 25-29; Female: 23-27 inches
Color(s)
Fawn; black mask. White bib on chest, tip of tail, white stockings on feet.
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Expected Budget: Buying vs. Owning in 2017

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How much do Azawakh puppies cost?

The cost to buy an Azawakh varies greatly and depends on many factors such as the breeders' location, reputation, litter size, lineage of the puppy, breed popularity (supply and demand), training, socialization efforts, breed lines and much more. Review how much Azawakh puppies for sale sell for below.

The current median price for all Azawakhes sold is $0.00. This is the price you can expect to budget for an Azawakh with papers but without breeding rights nor show quality. Expect to pay less for a puppy without papers, however, we do not recommend buying a puppy without papers.

Looking for a dog with a superior lineage? Are you trying to determine how much a puppy with breeding rights and papers would cost? You should expect to pay a premium for a puppy with breeding rights or even for a puppy advertised as show quality with papers. You should budget anywhere from $0 upwards to $0 or even more for an Azawakh with top breed lines and a superior pedigree. The average cost for all Azawakhes sold is $0.

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Annual cost of owning an Azawakh puppy

Before buying a puppy it is important to understand the associated costs of owning a dog. The annual cost or "upkeep" is often overlooked when determining an Azawakhes true ownership cost. When calculating your budget make sure you account for the price of food, vaccines, heartworm, deworming, flea control, vet bills, spay/neuter fees, grooming, dental care, food, training and supplies such as a collar, leash, crate, bed, bowls, bones, and toys. All of these items can add up quickly so make sure you estimate anywhere from $500 - $2,000 or more for the first year then about $500 - $1,000 or more every year thereafter to meet the annual financial obligations of your growing, loving dog.

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What's the average price for a female Azawakh puppy under 3 months old?

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The Azawakh breed is very rare and it is hard to find a breeder. The average price for an Azawakh puppy not including the cost of shipping will most likely be around $2000.00 - $2500.00 per puppy.

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Updated: 12/11/2017