The Banjara Hound, also known as the Vanjari Hound, is a breed of dog found in India. It is a sighthound-type dog bred and used for hunting by the nomadic Banjara of Maharashtra. The Banjara Hound is a rough coated breed of sighthound usually brindle or solid coloured, it resembles a large Saluki, standing around 28 in (71 cm), and is famed for its stamina and ability to pull down deer.
Also known as
This breed is also called Banjara Hound, Banjāri Greyhound, Banjāri Hound, Vanchāri Hound, Vanjari Hound, Vanjāri Hound, Wanjāri Hound as well as വഞ്ചാരി ഹൗണ്ട്.
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