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Borzoi

Size: Large

Weight: 60 - 105 lbs.

Height: 26" - 30"

Life Span: 10 - 12 years

Health Problems: Gastric torsion; sensitive to drugs

Origin: Russia

Also Known As: Russian Wolfhound

Group: Scenthound

Category: Companion Dog, Hunting

Exercise Needs

The Borzoi needs regular vigorous exercise.

Grooming Needs

Routine brushing and combing and occasional bathing is required for your Borzoi.

Temperament

The Borzoi is intelligent, sweet-natured and loyal.

Compatibility with Kids

Generally good with children.

History

The Borzoi was likely brought to Russia from Arabia in the 1600s.

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