Ibizan Hound
Podenco Ibicenco

Courtesy of www.azahounds.com

Courtesy of www.azahounds.com

Courtesy of www.azahounds.com

Advertise Your Kennel With Us

Ibizan Hound
Podenco Ibicenco
Ca Eibisenc
Balearic Dog

Balearic Islands
The Ibizan hound is an ancient breed with ancestry that can be traced back nearly 5,000 years.

Companion, Retrieving, Hunting

Life Expectancy
This breed can live as long as 12 years of age or more

Weight & Height
42 to 55 pounds & 22 to 29 inches tall

Known Health Problems
Axonal dystrophy, sensitive to anesthesia and other drugs including pesticides

Physical Description
Large, muscular dog. The chest is deep and the neck is long and arched. The head and muzzle are long and narrow. The nose is large and the flesh colored. The eyes are small and amber or caramel in color. The ears are large and naturally erect. The tail is long

Dog is calm and affectionate being loyal to its family. They get along well with children but they can be wary of strangers at first


Living Conditions
Will do ok in apartment or city if sufficiently exersiced

Light brushing needed as well as wiping with a damp cloth

Needs to be walked daily or allowed to run of lead in a large fenced area

Coat Texture
Short-haired,long-haired and rough-haired varities exist for this breed.. The long-haired is the rarest of the 3

Coat Colors


Red White


Fawn White


6-12 pups per litter. Pups need firm training . They may sometimes attack small animals such as cats.

Continental Kennel Club
American Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
American Pet Registry
Fédération Cynologique Internationale
Canadian Kennel Club
National Kennel Club


If you have a GOOD quality photo of a Ibizan Hound like the ones posted..
you are welcome to send them into us for consideration for our page..
Please note the space is limited so we will only be accepting good quality clear photos for display..

Photos Needed

Photos Needed

Photos Needed



Ibizan Hound Breeders

Please make sure you do your research on every breeder before purchasing puppies. Pets Place does not take any responsibility for any breeders listed that may not be reputable or up to your standards. This is your responsibilty as the buyer to do your research to make sure all appropriate health tests are done by the person you are purchasing your dog from.

None Listed


Graphics & Photos© Pets Place 2006-2015 All Rights Reserved!
Please note that images on this page are not free. Those coming from wikimedia are linked to and you can go there and download the full size image from there. All other images on this site if not listed as coming from wikimedia or wikpedia are copyright to the original owners who so graciously allowed me to use them on my website. Please do not take any images directly from this site. Thank You

Return to Breed Profiles