The Greyhound is a breed of dog, a sighthound which has been bred for coursing game and greyhound racing. Since the rise in large-scale adoption of retired racing Greyhounds, the breed has seen a resurgence in popularity as a family pet. It is also referred to as an English Greyhound.
Speed: 45 mph (Maximum, Race speed)
Temperament: Affectionate, Intelligent, Athletic, Quiet, Gentle, Even Tempered
Weight: Male: 60–88 lbs (27–40 kg), Female: 57–75 lbs (26–34 kg)
Height: Male: 28–30 inches (71–76 cm), Female: 27–28 inches (68–71 cm)
Colors: black, white, brindle, fawn, red, or a combination of these colors
Litter Size: 1-12 Puppies