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Saluki

Group Hounds
AKC Group AKC Hound Dogs
Temperament active, intelligent
Size large dog breeds
Feeding Large Feeding Dog breeds
Coat care Occasional Grooming
Activeness Moderately Active Dog Breeds
How friendly is this dog? Moderately Unsociable Dog Breeds
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Training Moderately difficult to train dogs breeds

Saluki Facts

First used for Hunting gazelle
Country of origins Iran
Year of origin 3000 bc
Colors White, gold, red, grizzle, tricolor, black and tan.
Height (min) 22 inches (56 cm)
Height (max) 28 inches (71 cm)
Weight (min) 44 lbs (20 kg)
Weight (max) 65 lbs (30 kg)
Life expectancy (min) 10 years
Life expectancy (max) 12 years