He has the resemblance of the ancient Hound. .Based on DNA analysis, the breed have been recreated in more recent times from combinations of other breeds. However, a popular myth holds that the breed is descended from the Tesem, one of the ancient Egyptian hunting dogs. Some believe that there are similarities between the breed and images of dogs found on the walls of ancient Egyptian tombs. This myth proposes that the Pharaoh Hound was brought by the Phoenicians to Malta, where it has existed for over 2,000 years.
About Him - He is toilet trained on grass. Guard dog material. Very attentive and alert. Able to walk with human without leash. He has a powerful bark considering his size. He is a Jan 2019 baby but he isn't as big size as others of his age. If you need an alert dog that barks at any abnormality and yet, your neighbours are not going to complain to you about his sound disturbance, then he is your dog. He is shy towards strangers and you need time to get to know him.