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Tyrolean Hound vs Borzoi vs Hortaya Borzaya – Which one is a better dog breed for you?

"Find similarities and differences between Tyrolean Hound vs Borzoi vs Hortaya Borzaya" Compare Tyrolean Hound and Borzoi. Which is better: Tyrolean Hound or Borzoi or Hortaya Borzaya?
Name Tyrolean Hound Borzoi Hortaya Borzaya
OriginsAustria Russia Belarus Russia Ukraine Belarus
Group Hunting Dogs Hunting Dogs Hunting Dogs
Popularity Rank215102428
Reviews010
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Other Names Tyroler Bracke, Tiroler Bracke Russian Wolfhound, Barzoï, Russkaya Psovaya Borzaya, Psovoi Chort, Hort, Hrt, Chortaja borzaja, Xорт, Kурч, Kurtas
Breed Type Purebred Purebred Purebred
AKC Group Not recognized by the American Kennel Club. Recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1891 as a Hound breed. Not recognized by the American Kennel Club.
FCI Group Recognized by FCI in the Scent hounds and related breeds group, in the Scent hounds section. Recognized by FCI in the Sighthounds group, in the Long-haired or fringed Sighthounds section. Not recognized by FCI.
Breed Recognition No set No set No set
Price Unknown $1000-$1200 Unknown

General Appearance - Tyrolean Hound vs Borzoi vs Hortaya Borzaya

Size Large
Medium
Large
Giant
Large
Giant
Weight Male: 35-65 lbs (16-30 kg), Female: 30-50 lbs (14-23 kg) Male: 75-105 pounds (34-48 kg), Female: 60-90 pounds (27-41kg) Male: 61-75 pounds (28-34 kg), Female: 48-61 pounds (22-28 kg)
Avg. Weight Male: 50 pounds (22.5 kg), Female: 41.5 pounds (19 kg) Male: 90 pounds (41 kg), Female: 75 pounds (34 kg) Male: 67.5 pounds (30.5 kg), Female: 57.5 pounds (26 kg)
Height Male: 17-20 inches (43-51 cm), Female: 16-19 inches (40-48 cm) Male: 28 inches (71 cm), Female: 26 inches (66 cm) Male: 26-30 inches (65-75 cm), Female: 24-28 inches (60-70 cm)
Avg. Height Male: 18.5 inches (47 cm), Female: 17.5 inches (44 cm) Male: 28 inches (71 cm), Female: 26 inches (66 cm) Male: 28 inches (71.5 cm), Female: 26 inches (66 cm)

Hair & Care - Tyrolean Hound vs Borzoi vs Hortaya Borzaya

Coat Thick
Double
Coarse
Feathered Dense
Straight
Close Fitting
Elastic
Colors Black
Tan
Red
Cream
Red
White
Brindle
Sable
Black
White
Cream
Sable
Black
Red
Brindle
Grooming
Professional: This breed needs a lot of work to keep in good condition.
Advanced: The Borzoi requires a lot of grooming.
Easy to groom: The Hortaya Borzaya doesn't require a lot of grooming.
Shedding Level
Tyrolean Hounds are low shedders.
Borzois are heavy shedders.
Hortaya Borzayas shed moderately.

Characteristics - Tyrolean Hound vs Borzoi vs Hortaya Borzaya

Temperament Active
Affectionate
Free-spirited
Intelligent
Independent
Stubborn
Alert
Courageous
Athletic
Independent
Quiet
Gentle
Intelligent
Respectful
Active
Friendly
Vigilant
Gentle
Trainable
Intelligent
Guarding
Intelligent Rank
Very smart: Tyrolean Hound is an excellent dog breed.
Low: The Borzoi if one of the dog breeds that have the lowest degree of obedience intelligence.
Smart: Hortaya Borzaya's has great intelligence.
Trainability
Tyrolean Hounds are easy to train.
Borzois are easy to train.
Hortaya Borzayas are easy to train.
Playfulness
The Tyrolean Hound is a playful breed.
Borzois, like any other dog breed, like playing.
The Hortaya Borzaya is a playful breed.
Sensitivity Level
Tyrolean Hounds have an average emotional level and are not the most sensitive dog breed.
Borzois don't like an irregular daily routine, noisy household and frequent guest visits.
They are a little bit more sensitive than other dog breeds.
Affection Level
Tyrolean Hounds are highly affectionate dogs.
Borzois are average dogs regarding their affection level.
Hortaya Borzayas are genuinely loyal, soft and gentle, loving and affectionate dogs toward their handlers.
Social Needs
Tyrolean Hounds are kinda antisocial.
Borzois need for social interaction is average.
Hortaya Borzayas are a social breed.
Barking
Average to high: The Tyrolean Hound is a vocal breed.
Low: The Borzoi barks none to minimal.
Average: The Hortaya Borzaya barks occasionally.
Watchdog Ability
Tyrolean Hounds are one of the best watchdogs.
Borzois are not the best choice if you want a good watchdog.
Hortaya Borzayas are good watchdogs.
Territorial
Tyrolean Hounds strongly protect their territory.
Borzois can't provide protection for their territory.
Hortaya Borzayas are average defenders.
Biting Potential Low
The Tyrolean Hound has a low chance of biting somebody.
Low
The Borzoi has a low chance of biting somebody.
Low
The Hortaya Borzaya has a low chance of biting somebody.
Mouthiness
Tyrolean Hounds have an average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
Borzois have an average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
Hortaya Borzayas have an average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
Impulse to Wander or Roam
Tyrolean Hounds have high wanderlust potential, which means that this breed has a strong desire for exploring the world.
Wanderlust potential of the Borzoi is strong enough to escape from home.
Hortaya Borzayas have high wanderlust potential, which means that this breed has a strong desire for exploring the world.
Prey Drive
Tyrolean Hounds have a high impulse to chase and catch something.
Borzois have a high impulse to chase and catch something.
Hortaya Borzayas have a high impulse to chase and catch something.
Apartment Friendly
Tyrolean Hounds are not recommended for an apartment lifestyle.
Borzois are not the best choice for an apartment lifestyle, but they don't mind being inside if you walk them several times every day.
Hortaya Borzayas are not recommended for an apartment lifestyle.
Adaptability
Tyrolean Hounds adapt to lifestyle changes and different living environments quite okay usually.
Borzois adapt to lifestyle changes and different living environments quite okay usually.
Hortaya Borzayas adapt well to lifestyle changes and different living environments.
Tolerates Being Left Alone
Tyrolean Hounds handle alone time quite well.
Just like every puppy, they are prone to panic, cry, bark, whine when they left alone by their owner.
Hortaya Borzayas do best when a family member is at home during the day or if their workplace is dog-friendly so they can take the dog at work.
Fighting Dog Not really
In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.
Not really
In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.
Not really
In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Good With - Tyrolean Hound vs Borzoi vs Hortaya Borzaya

Stranger Friendly
Tyrolean Hounds are not the most stranger friendly dogs.
Borzois are not the most stranger friendly dogs.
Hortaya Borzayas are stranger friendly dogs.
Child Friendly
Tyrolean Hounds are kid-friendly dogs.
Borzois are not the most kid-friendly dogs.
Hortaya Borzayas are average friendly dogs towards children.
Cat Friendly
Tyrolean Hounds are not the most cat-friendly dogs.
Borzois are not cat-friendly dogs.
Hortaya Borzayas are not the most cat-friendly dogs.
Dog Friendly
Tyrolean Hounds are dog-friendly dogs.
Borzois are not dog-friendly.
Hortaya Borzayas are very dog-friendly dogs.
Office Friendly No
Tyrolean Hound is not the best dog breed for office environment.
No
Borzoi is not the best dog breed for office environment.
No
Hortaya Borzaya is not the best dog breed for office environment.
Senior Citizens Friendly
Tyrolean Hounds are usually recommended for elderly people.
Borzois are not the best breed for elderly people.
Hortaya Borzayas are commonly okay with elderly people.
Pet Friendly
Tyrolean Hounds usually don’t get on well with other pets.
Borzois do best when they’re the only pet at the family.
Hortaya Borzayas usually don’t get on well with other pets.
Good For First Time Owners Yes
Tyrolean Hounds are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
No
Borzois are not good for novice owners, due to their stubborn personality.
No
Hortaya Borzayas are not good for novice owners, due to their stubborn personality.
Service Dog Not really
This breed generally not used as a service dog.
Not really
This breed generally not used as a service dog.
Not really
This breed generally not used as a service dog.
Therapy Dog Not really
This breed generally not used as a therapy dog.
Not really
This breed generally not used as a therapy dog.
Not really
This breed generally not used as a therapy dog.
Detection Dog or Sniffer Dog Not really
A detection dog or sniffer dog is a dog that is trained to use its senses (mostly its smell) to detect substances such as explosives, illegal drugs, wildlife scat, currency, blood, and contraband electronics such as illicit mobile phones.
Not really
A detection dog or sniffer dog is a dog that is trained to use its senses (mostly its smell) to detect substances such as explosives, illegal drugs, wildlife scat, currency, blood, and contraband electronics such as illicit mobile phones.
Not really
A detection dog or sniffer dog is a dog that is trained to use its senses (mostly its smell) to detect substances such as explosives, illegal drugs, wildlife scat, currency, blood, and contraband electronics such as illicit mobile phones.
Search and Rescue Dog (SAR) Not really
The use of dogs in search and rescue (SAR) is a valuable component in wilderness tracking, natural disasters, mass casualty events, and in locating missing people.
Not really
The use of dogs in search and rescue (SAR) is a valuable component in wilderness tracking, natural disasters, mass casualty events, and in locating missing people.
Not really
The use of dogs in search and rescue (SAR) is a valuable component in wilderness tracking, natural disasters, mass casualty events, and in locating missing people.
Boat Dog Not really
Tyrolean Hound breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
Not really
Borzoi breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
Not really
Hortaya Borzaya breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog Not really
A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
Not really
A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
Not really
A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.

Health Factors - Tyrolean Hound vs Borzoi vs Hortaya Borzaya

Health Issues
The Tyrolean Hound is a healthy breed, but there are certain health issues that you should check with your vet regularly.
The Borzoi is a healthy breed, but there are certain health issues that you should check with your vet regularly.
Very healthy dog breed.
Health Problems No set Anesthesia Sensitivity
Bloat
Dental Problems
Elbow Dysplasia
Heart Problems
Hip Dysplasia
Osteochondrosis Dissecans
Patellar Luxation
Thyroid Disorder
No set
Life Expectancy 12-14 years 10-12 years 13-15 years
Hypoallergenic No No No
Energy Level
Tyrolean Hounds have a higher energy level than other dog breeds.
Borzois have a lower energy level than other dogs.
Hortaya Borzayas are high energy dogs.
Exercise Need
Tyrolean Hounds need a lot of exercises.
Borzois have an average exercise need.
Hortaya Borzayas need quite a lot of exercise.
Sleeping Need
Tyrolean Hounds are quite energetic dogs and they don't spend to much time with sleeping.
Borzois like sleeping so they do sleep a lot.
Hortaya Borzayas are quite energetic dogs and they don't spend to much time with sleeping.
Avg. daily food consumption 1.5 to 2.5 cups of high-quality dry food a day. 4 to 7 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals. 2.5 to 3.5 cups of a high-quality dog food daily, divided into two meals.
Weight Gain Potential
Average.
Low to Average.
Low to Average.
Weather & Climate Tolerates warm and cold weather. Prefers average to cold weather conditions
The Borzoi can adapt to well to cold weather conditions, some dogs even can be a good mountain dog.
Tolerates warm and cold weather.
Stinkiness Medium
The Tyrolean Hound has an average chance of bad smell.
Medium
The Borzoi has an average chance of bad smell.
Medium
The Hortaya Borzaya has an average chance of bad smell.
Drooling tendency
The Tyrolean Hound is an average drooler.
The Borzoi is a perfect example for very low drooling tendency.
The Hortaya Borzaya is a perfect example for low drooling tendency.

Reproducibility - Tyrolean Hound vs Borzoi vs Hortaya Borzaya

Gestation Length 60-64 days 60-64 days 60-64 days
How often can the have a litter? Once a year.
More frequent breeding is not healthy.
Once a year.
More frequent breeding is not healthy.
Once a year.
More frequent breeding is not healthy.
Litter Size 6-8 puppies 1-11 puppies 6-8 puppies

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