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Breed Standards for the Borzoi



General Appearance:

It retains the greyhound build necessary for running at great speed, but it is larger and stronger than the greyhound




Soft expression; Inclined to be Roman nosed; Scarcely perceptible stope; Long, narrow head, slightly domed skull; Small, folded ears




Long tail, carried low in a graceful curve








Weight:  male: 75-105 lb; female:  60-85 lb

Height:   male: at least 28”; female:  at lease 26”




The long silky coat can be flat, wavy or rather curly.




It is independent but very sensitive

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