Greyhounds not just for racing

When you think of Greyhounds, most of us think of greyhound racing. The popular, yet controversial sport has dominated the racing scene for many decades. However, as a result of this, there is a lot of misinformation about greyhounds in general.

For starters, most people believe that greyhounds are high energy. On the contrary, greyhounds are commonly called ‘’couch potatoes’’ because of their relaxed, low energy temperaments. Greyhounds are quiet and affectionate – their low energy also makes them the ideal pet for small house or apartments. Did you know that greyhounds are the only breed of dog mentioned in the bible?

The people at GAP NSW are experts on greyhounds. After compiling extensive research, they created a list of the most fascinating greyhound facts and created the visual asset below.Whether you one day want to own your very own greyhound, or you are just simply interested in reading more about this docile breed, keep reading and have a look at the visual asset below for more!


Are you a greyhound lover? Do any of these fact surprise you? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below!

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