Running Miles: Salukis are sprinters rather than long-distance runners, but they can run with you for two to three miles if they are healthy and fully grown. Hiking Miles: Salukis make peaceful hiking buddies and will happily trek with you for four to six miles.
Are Salukis good for running?
As the second fastest dog in the world, the Saluki is the kind of running partner with a need for speed. They can move up to 42 miles per hour, which leaves even the fastest Olympic sprinters in the dust. They're considered medium-sized dogs best know for the graceful way they move and their skill as a sighthound.
How much exercise do Salukis need?
Exercise requirements: Salukis need over 2 hours of exercise daily. Salukis do have a strong chase instinct, so be aware of this if they are around other pets at home and when out and about.
Do greyhounds make good jogging partners?
Greyhound: The Greyhound is the fastest breed of dog and has a natural tendency to run. Due to their athleticism, Greyhounds require daily exercise (but at home, they are very laid-back and actually make for excellent apartment dogs). ... The breed makes a great running or agility partner.
How many walks does a Saluki need?
Salukis have a great deal of energy and love to run! Your Saluki will need 2 lengthy walks every day. Historically, Salukis were bred to chase prey. Although they're domestic pets today, they still retain their hunter's instincts and can get distracted by small animals when they're out walking.