Italian Greyhound

  • Italian Greyhound
  • Hypoallergenic: Yes
  • Height: ‎13 to 15 inches at the shoulder
  • Weight: ‎7 to 15 pounds
  • Coat: short fur
  • Life Span: 12 – 15 years
  • Temperament: Mischievous, Intelligent, Affectionate, Agile, Companionable, Athletic
  • Overview:

    A true Greyhound in miniature, the elegant Italian Greyhound is an alert, playful, and highly affectionate toy companion. The Italian Greyhound is a small breed of dog; of the sighthound type, sometimes called the Italian for short, and nicknamed the “IG” or “Iggy.”

    Though Italian Greyhounds (not to be confused with regular Greyhounds) do shed, it’s nothing compared to a regular furred dog.