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Italian Greyhound

Group Toy Dogs
AKC Group AKC Toy Dogs
Temperament quiet, affectionate
Size small dog breeds
Feeding Very Small Feeding Dog breeds
Coat care Very Little Grooming
Activeness Moderately Inactive Dog Breeds
How friendly is this dog? Sociable Dog Breeds
Watch dog Friendly Watch Dog
Training Difficult to train dogs breeds

Italian Greyhound Facts

First used for Companion
Country of origins Italy
Year of origin 500 bc
Colors Black, Red, Cream, Fawn, Blue
Height (min) 13 inches (33 cm)
Height (max) 15 inches (38 cm)
Weight (min) 6 lbs (2.7 kg)
Weight (max) 10 lbs (4.5 kg)
Life expectancy (min) 12 years
Life expectancy (max) 15 years