標準外型 : Head Long and narrow,Ears Small and fine in texture,Tail Long, fine and tapering with a slight upward curve
毛質和毛色 : Short, smooth and firm in texture,Immaterial.
披毛護理 : The breed’s short, smooth coat is easy to maintain.
飼養要點 : Due to the Greyhound’s athleticism, they need daily exercise, but should be kept on leash or in a fenced area due to their tendency to run.
性格 : They enjoy the company of their families as well as other dogs.
歷史和用途 : One of the most ancient breeds known to man, evidence of the Greyhound was first discovered in tomb carvings in Egypt dating back to 2900 B.C. Aristocracy and culture has always surrounded the Greyhound, and in early times, only royalty bred them. As hunters in England, they were used on practically all kinds of game from deer, stags and foxes, but the hare is the Greyhound’s natural quarry. In America, Greyhounds arrived with the Spanish explorers in the 1500s and were among the first dogs recorded at American dog shows.