Harrier Breeders Columbus NE

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Pet Care Specialists
(402) 285-7053
3618 Howard Blvd
Columbus, NE
Hours
Monday 7:45 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday 7:45 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday 7:45 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday 7:45 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday 7:45 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
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Heartland''s Huskies
(402) 274-4560
1120-6th Street
Auburn, NE
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Alaskan Klee Kai

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Sandhill
(308) 577-6367
4506 S Rt 47
Woodstock, NE
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Poodle, Toy

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Dierking's Kennel
(402) 248-6493
RR 1 Box 26
Liberty, NE
Breeds
Miniature Pinscher

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Jemar
(402) 426-2295
10776 County Rd 34
Blair, NE
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Rottweiler

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Preferred Genetics For Bovine
(402) 564-9858
33361 126TH Ave
Columbus, NE

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Sand Hills
(402) 823-4167
PO Box 68
Cody, NE
Breeds
Scottish Deerhound

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BD One Shar-Pei's
(308) 848-2690
80067 Mills Valley Rd
Arnold, NE
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Chinese Shar-Pei

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Marric Kennel
(402) 665-2223
360 County Rd 21
Ceresco, NE
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Papillon

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House Barrett
(173) 980-2979
Rheinstrasse 92
Gross Rohrheim, NE
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German Shepherd Dog

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Harrier - Guide to Harriers

Description: Harriers are a smaller version of the English Foxhound. They're muscular, sturdy and most commonly have a tri-color coat which is short and firm. These hunting hounds are pack dogs with a reputation for being swift, having great stamina and an incredibly keen nose.

The origin of the Harrier breed is disputed, but in England where these dogs were widely used and popular, there are detailed records of the first pack dating back to 1260. Harriers were bred to primarily hunt hare and they were also used at times for fox hunting.

It is believed Harriers were brought to America during Colonial times. The American Kennel Club recognized the Harrier in the Sporting Group in 1885. These dogs are considered a rare breed in the United States.

Height: The height for a Harrier is between 19-21 inches (48-50 cm)

Weight:
The weight of a Harrier is between 40-60 pounds (18-27 kg)

Coat Type:
The Harrier's coat is short, dense, glossy, firm and weatherproof. The coat requires very little grooming - an occasional brushing or combing is sufficient to rid of dead hairs.

Color:
Harriers can be of any colors - this is not regarded as important in this breed. There are, however, two main groups of colors: tri colors which is black, tan and white and red and white. There are many variations of these colors and patterns.

Temperament: Harriers are friendly, cheerful, affectionate and very intelligent. These dogs make an excellent family pet and are very good with children. This breed needs to be part of the family and should not be left alone or outside for long periods of time. Harriers are pack dogs and get along very well with other dogs, however, they need to be supervised with non-canine animals. These dogs have a very strong hunting instinct, therefore need to be in a securely fenced yard or on a lease when out as they will eagerly follow a scent. Harriers are easily trained, but sometimes can be stubborn. Owners must realize...

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