Borzoi dog breed was developed in Russia as coursing and hunting dogs. These hounds were hunted in teams of three to go after rabbit, fox, and wolves. They later became popular as a companion for royalty across continental Europe.
Watch and learn about Borzoi dog's key characteristics:
|Name||Dog Breed Group||Height||Weight||Life Span|
|Borzoi Dog||Hound Dogs||2 feet, 2 inches to 2 feet, 8 inches||55 to 105 pounds||10 to 12 years|