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American Allaunt

Information and Pictures

The left side of an American Allaunt that is pointing to the left, in a field

"This is Maggie my American Allaunt. She is 8 years old in the picture."



Other Names






Height, Weight

Height: Males 26 - 29 inches (66 - 74 cm) Females 24 - 27 inches (61 - 69 cm)

Weight: Males 100 - 150 pounds (45 - 68 kg) Females 90 - 130 pounds (41 – 59 kg)

Health Problems


Living Conditions

The American Allaunt will do okay in an apartment if it is sufficiently exercised. They are relatively inactive indoors and will do best with at least an average-sized yard.

Life Expectancy

About 10 to 12 years

Litter Size

About 6 to 10 puppies


The short, harsh coat is easy to groom. Comb and brush with a firm bristle brush, and bathe only when necessary. This breed is an average shedder.







The left side of a brown brindle with white American Allaunt that is sitting outside in a yard and it is looking to the left.

"Nukem is an American Allaunt. He is 4 years old in this picture weighing 155 lbs. and is 29 inches at the shoulder."

The front right side of a brown and black American Allaunt that is jumping through a marshy muddy area.

Maggie the American Allaunt at 8 years old

The left side of a brown and black large mastiff-type dog laying in the grass next to lawn chairs with a plastic cup on her head

Maggie the American Allaunt at 8 years old

A tan American Allaunt is standing outisde in a dirt field and it looks very excited.

Tiny the American Allaunt at 6 years old with cropped ears—"Tiny is a great dog. He weighs 130 pounds."

A brindle with white American Allaunt that is wearing a blue collar and it is sitting outside in grass.

T-bone the American Allaunt at 7 years old with cropped years—"T-bone is my American Allaunt. He is the best dog ever."