How big do Saluki dogs grow?
Saluki males stand 23 to 28 inches at the shoulder; females are significantly smaller. Weight ranges from 35 to 70 pounds.
Are Salukis good pets?
Salukis are quiet at home, extremely gentle with children, and good with other dogs. They make adequate watchdogs, but miserable protection dogs. Salukis must get a chance to run, and run hard, every day. Given this chance, they are moderately obedient, as long as they happen to want the same thing you want.
Is a Saluki a medium or large dog?
A graceful, athletic, medium-sized sighthound, the Saluki has a soft, smooth coat, often with feathering (longer hair) on the legs and ears, and sometimes the throat. The smooth type of Saluki lacks this feathering.
Is a Lurcher a medium or large dog?
Lurchers are big-sized dogs. Their weight is about 60-70 lb (27.2-31.7 kg). Keep an eye out on the weight of your lurcher. If their weight is not within this range, they may be overweight or underweight, which can cause a wide range of diseases.