The Cirneco dell’Etna (Pronounced “cheer-NECK-oh del et-na”) is a purebred dog from the island of Sicily. Gentle, alert, and independent, these pups have some of the best traits of any dog breed around today. The Cirneco dell’Etna go by several other names, including Cirneco, Sicilian Hound, Sicilian Greyhound, Sicilian Rabbit Hound, and Sicilian Rabbit Dog. These dogs can make great pets and show dogs, and you may find them at your local shelter or breed specific rescue. Remember, it’s always better to adopt and not shop! These pooches can make great apartment dogs for active urban dwellers, though they can adapt to any household of any size. They are also great buddies for children and love to cuddle with their human parents at any time. If you want an energetic and independent pup who will love you unconditionally, then this may be the right dog for you! See below for all Cirneco dell’Etna facts and dog breed characteristics!Cirneco dell’Etna Dog Breed Pictures Cirneco dell'Etna Dog Breed Pictures, Characteristics, & FactsInitiate Gallery Additional articles that will interest you:AdoptionChoosing The Best Dog NameBringing Home Your DogTraining To Walk On-LeashHousetraining PuppiesFeeding A PuppyIndoor Activities For DogsTeaching Your Dog TricksHow To Take Pictures Of Your Dog

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Key Vitals of Cirneco dell’Etna
NameDog Breed GroupHeight Weight Life Span
Cirneco dell’EtnaCompanion Dogs17 to 20 inches 17 to 26 pounds 12 to 14 years