Chien de Franche-Comte


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Other Names
Chien de Franche-Comte, Chien Blanc du Roi, Chien de LunÚville

France, 1600s
The Porcelaine is believed to be descended from Montaimboeuf breed which is now extinct, The English Harriers and possibly Swiss Laughunds. They are extremely rare and are found mostly in France, Switzerland and Italy

Companion, Trailing

Life Expectancy
This breed can live as long as 12-13 years of age

Weight & Height
55-62 Pounds & 21-23 Inches at the shoulders

Known Health Problems
None Known

Physical Description

Good with dogs and children. The Porcelaine is a fine hunter and companion. It is vocal and independent-minded

Fairly easy to train with the right knowledge of how to train a dog. clicker and reward training are useful.

Living Conditions
Apartment living is not recommended. They need at least a fenced yard

Little Grooming Needed. Use a soft brush once a day to help remove lose hairs.

High Activity Level. This dog needs daily exercise to keep it happy

Coat Texture
Short, Smooth ,Shiny Coat

Coat Colors
2 Colors


White & Orange


White & Orange

Average of 6-8 pups per litter.

Fédération Cynologique Internationale
National Kennel Club
American Pet Registry

If you have a GOOD quality photo of a Porcelaine 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 accepted good quality clear photos for display..

"Bronte as a Puppy"
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Porcelaine Breeders

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