Pharaoh Hound dog breed facts
It is a breed, as you might have guessed already, that originated in ancient Egypt around 5000 years ago. The dogs from this breed were companions to the Pharaohs, the rulers of the ancient Egyptian kingdoms, and were used for hunting gazelles. Slowly these dogs migrated to the island of Malta, where they are now celebrated as the national dog. Pharoah Hound dog breed is an affectionate breed and would make for an excellent addition to your family.