carattere greyhound

 Juliana Berners was the author of treatises on field sports, like hunting, and many people associated her The Boke of Saint Albans. The first and rarest edition of The Boke of Saint Albans was printed in 1486 by an unknown schoolmaster at St Albans. the book talk about of matters relating to the interests of gentleman at the time, like hunting, hawking, angling, and heraldry.

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standard greyhound

The AKC Standard, adopted in 1929, is modeled on an early English version. The AKC standard is more brief and less specific then the English one, but "The Greyhound. A study guide to the AKC Breed Standard" published by the Greyhound Club of America, is an interesting guide that explains the points left pending by the official American greyhound standard.

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greyhound storia

The 1859 was the year in witch was organized the first dog show in England. This new kind of competition attracted many breeders, and in 1891 that the first Cruft's show was booked into the Royal Agricultural Hall in Islington and it has evolved and grown ever since.

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levriero greyhound

The experts, although not unanimous, consider that the Greyhound could have had its origins in the Middle East. Drawings of Greyhound-type dogs have been found on walls in Ancient Egyptian tombs, dating as far back as 4000 BC. Though dogs of the type spread through Europe over the years, it was in Britain that they were developed to a standard. 

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