Function: Wolfhound of the Royal Russian Court
Gentle, Reserved, sensitive
A coursing hound which must be courageous, powerful, and of great
for: Active people & families.
9 - 15 years, average 9 to 12 years.
Minimum height at withers: Dogs: 74 cm (29 ins) .
Minimum height at withers: Bitches: 68 cm (27 ins) .
Any colour acceptable.
Silky, flat, wavy or rather curly (but never woolly). Short
and smooth on head, ears and front of legs; much longer on body
with heavy feathering on backs of legs and hindquarters, tail and
chest. Neck carries a large, curly frill; more profuse in dogs than
Appearance: Well balanced, graceful, aristocratic, dignified
and elegant. Extra large, narrow but tall body. Eyes are armond
shaped. Ears rose shaped. Low set long tail.