Sloughi

noble, attached, athletic

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Country of origin: Morocco
Breed group: Sighthounds - Group 10 (FCI); Hound Group (AKC, KC)

Facts

Size: large
Coat: very short, dense, fine
Colour: sand, brindle
Life expectancy: 11-15 years

Characteristics

An athletic endurance runner with an elegant and noble appearance and a gentle nature. He is very attached to his people, but can be wary of strangers.

Revered by the Bedouins

The Sloughi is the indigenous sighthound of the Maghreb region presumably developed by nomadic tribes in the North African desert.
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