The Vanjari Hound (Malayalam: വഞ്ചാരി ഹൗണ്ട്) is a breed of dog found in India. It is a greyhound-type dog used by the nomadic Vanjari of Maharashtra, primarily as a sighthound in hunting. However, it has also been used as a guard dog and a herding dog. The breed is currently at risk from interbreeding with other dog breeds.
Also known as
This breed is also called Banjāri Greyhound, Banjāri Hound, Vanchāri Hound, Vanjāri Hound, Wanjāri Hound as well as വഞ്ചാരി ഹൗണ്ട്.
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