• Size

  • Height

    Males – 23 to 28 inches at the shoulders
    Females – 22 to 27 inches at the shoulders
  • Weight

    35 to 65 pounds
  • Coat

  • Color

    White, cream, fawn, golden, red, grizzle-and-tan, tricolor, or black-and-tan
  • Energy

  • Activities

    Agility, Conformation, Lure Coursing, Obedience, Rally Obedience
  • Indoor/Outdoor


An avid hunter with great strength and endurance, the Saluki is one of the oldest dog breeds. This sighthound originally was used by the Arabs to bring down gazelle. Graceful, independent and loving, the Saluki does best with daily exercise. Salukis can be coated, with feathering on the legs, or smooth. They shed little but need weekly brushing and occasional bathing.

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