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New Zealand Huntaway


New Zealand Huntaway Dog profile

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Lifespan: 12-14 Years

Avg height: 50-61cm

Avg weight: 18-30kg

Coat type: Short, thick coat, can be rough or smooth.

Coat colours: Black and tan, tri-colour, dark brindle.

Originally bred for: Driving, herding sheep.

Breed traits: Friendly, alert, energetic, vocal.


A little about New Zealand Huntaway


The New Zealand Huntaway is a breed with a deep bark and friendly personality. They are good with strangers and clever but can be very vocal. 




The New Zealand Huntaway is generally a hardy breed but can experience the following conditions: Sub-Aortic Stenosis, Mucopolysaccaridosis IIIA, Dilated Cardiomyopathy, and Black Hair Follicular Dysplasia.