Breed: Italian Greyhound
Family (group): Greyhounds
Weight (kg): 3.5 - 4.5
Size (cm): 32 - 38
Hair type: short, thin and glossy
Color standards: Black, blue, cream, fawn, mahogany, white or any of these colors tinged with white.
Origin and History: This breed descended from small greyhounds that existed in ancient Egypt. The breed arrived in Italy in the 5th century BC and grew to rebirth.
Personality: They are an affectionate and devoted dog towards his masters. They’re hypersensitive, so do not raise your voice against him. It is a calm dog, who needs a smooth education.
Known health problem: dislocation of the patella, progressive atrophy of the retina, autoimmune diseases.
Note: It is sometimes difficult to control during walks, and training in cleanliness is difficult.