Rajapalayam Dogs - Indian Breed

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Rajapalayam (dog)
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|Rajapalayam | |[pic] | |Rajapalayam Hound, Indian sight-hound. | |Country of origin |India | |[hide]Traits | | | |[show]Classification and standards | | | |Notes |Recognized by the Kennel Club of India. | |Dog (Canis lupus familiaris) |

The Rajapalayam is an Indian Sighthound. It was the companion of the royalty and aristocracy in Southern India, particularly in the town Rajapalayam from where it gets its name.  

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Appearance

It is a large dog, usually measuring about 65–75 cm (25–30inches) at the withers. It is a hound, and therefore should be kept in...
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