His straight and muscular limbs give the Borzoi a very aristocratic look and noble-looking physique. This large, imposing dog is slender, beautiful and elegant.
Between 75 and 85 cm (29.53 to 33.46 inches) for the male
Between 68 and 78 cm (26.77 to 30.71 inches) for the female
Between 34 and 47 kg (74.96 to 103.62 pounds) for the male
Between 25 and 40 kg (55.12 to 88.18 pounds) for the female
His dress is a combination of several colours, of which brown and blue are not included.
His coat is soft, silky, slightly wavy and very supple.
His narrow head has a rather dry look. His almond-shaped eyes are generally dark brown or dark hazelnut.
His small ears are set very high and are located towards the back.
His long muzzle ends with a black truffle. His long panache tail is fairly sabre-shaped.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 10, section 1 and is #193