This large dog is very robust. Despite his fragile-looking physique, he is well built and has a very powerful musculature.
His symmetrical silhouette gives him great power and vigor. His long strides allow him to cover a lot of ground in a very short time.
The Greyhound exudes a certain nobility, observed through extraordinary grace and agility. He is very elegant and distinguished.
Between 71 and 76 cm (27.95 to 29.92 inches) for the male
Between 68 and 71 cm (26.77 to 27.95 inches) for the female
Between 28 and 33 kg (61.73 to 72.75 pounds) for the male
Between 28 and 33 kg (61.73 to 72.75 pounds) for the female
His coat is rather uniform, and it can vary between black, white, blue, fawn, red or brindle.
His hair is tight and very fine.
His head is long, but not very wide. His oval eyes are very bright and dark.
His ears are thin and small. His nose, generally black, can also vary depending on the color. His tail is long, while shrinking towards the end, is curved and set low.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 10, section 3 and is #158