Canis ISSN: 2398-2942

Greyhound

Contributor(s): Poulter D

Introduction

General information

  • Dates back to ancient times; Egyptian carvings support this point.
  • Built for speed, with elegant grace and even temperament, makes a marvellous companion.
  • Beware the trained racing dog whose instinct to chase and kill will be strong.
  • Show dog tends to be larger than the racing version.

Biological Data

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

Other sources of information

Organisation(s)

  • Visit the American Kennel Club website to search for details of AKC-recognized breed clubs -www.akc.org/clubs/search.

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