Scottish Deerhound

General Information

  • History of Scottish Deerhounds - No sound conclusion can be reached as to whether the Deerhound was at one time identical with the ancient Irish Wolfdog and, in the course of centuries, bred to a type better suited to hunt deer, or whether, as some writers claim, he is the descendant of the hounds of the Picts.
  • Scottish Deerhound from Hoflin - Breed products from Hoflin, links to other pages of interest.
  • Scottish Deerhound Web Ring - How to join a ring devoted to Scottish Deerhounds.
  • Scottish Deerhound Web Ring Listing - Links to Scottish Deerhound sites.
  • Scottish Deerhounds - Margory Cohen's page telling of how she discovered Deerhounds, giving information on the breed, and information and photos of her dogs and their friends.

  • Nero - Born to be Wild - Meet Nero, the best, most handsome, and most intellegent of all Deerhounds. Born in England and now living in Ontario, links to other sites.

  • Scottish Deerhound Club of America - Information on the breed, finding a Deerhound, rescue, breed standards, history. Information on membership, chapters, The Claymore Magazine for the Scottish Deerhound Club of America, events. Email list, pictures.
Rescues And Shelters


  • Ardneish - Kennel history, tips for living with the breed, photographs, and show brags. England.
  • Baylind - Photographs, pedigrees, and news. Norway.
  • Caber Feidh - Photographs, information on holistic care, news, and memorials. California.
  • Chartwell - Information on the breed, pictures of their dogs, show news, and links. New Jersey.
  • Highlander - Advice on buying a dog, news, book reviews, and photographs. Bethpage, Tennessee.
  • Kilbourne - Information on shows, breed standard, photograph album, and links. United Kingdom.
  • An Madra Mor - History, development and present times of the breed with photographs and pedigrees. [Dutch]
  • Septempeda - Kennel history, show accomplishments and photographs. Italy. Site is in English, French, and Italian.
  • Tannochbrae - Photographs of coursing and show dogs. United States. © 2002 - 2012