region Britain
cut M 71-76cm, F 68-71cm
hair  Fine, tight
dress Black, white, red, blue, fawn, brindle
head Long, moderately wide
eyes Shiny, oval, preferably dark
ear Small, in pink, thin
tail Long, set low, tapering towards the end, slightly curved
behaviour Intelligent, gentle, affectionate,
federation FCI Nomenclature Group 10, Section 3, No. 158
Care: It does not require very intensive care, brush daily Utility: Companion and family dog ​​that needs a lot of outings
It has been present since antiquity. Its qualities of speed and power are found later among the Greeks who were already organizing competitions. It was around 1750 that the English codified the rules of coursing. In 1927, artificial hare races began, which are very spectacular and popular today.