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Although Greyhounds are extremely fast and athletic, and despite their reputation as racing dogs, they are not high-energy dogs. They are sprinters, and although they love running, they do not require extensive exercise.

Most are quiet, gentle animals. An adult Greyhound will stay healthy and happy with a daily walk of as little as 20 to 30 minutes.

The greyhound has been referred to as a 45mph couch potato!

Greyhound Comments (3)

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"I love greyhounds I have one of my own he is retired and very lazy although when he runs around the yard it is amazing to watchð"


"greyhounds are cool"


"how cute is that grey hound p.s i would like more information about other dogs"

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Greyhound Facts

The name of the domestic breed...
The area where the animal first came from...
Great Britain
How long (L) or tall (H) the animal is...
76cm (30in)
The measurement of how heavy the animal is...
32kg (70lbs)
Life Span:
How long the animal lives for...
11 years
The domestic group such as cat or dog...

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