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Borzoi

a tall (28-31 inches), thin hound with a long, silky flat coat of any color but usually predominantly white. A coursing sight hound, it is also known as the Russian wolfhound.
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Beverley Price, the centre's manager, said: "I was amazed to see them come in as in over 20 years working on the frontline of dog welfare I have never seen a borzoi handed in before and now we have five.
1 KENNETH ANGER, PUCE MOMENT (1949) Named for the elusive color of flea blood (red-violet to dark, purplish brown), this six-minute sketch for Anger's imagined feature Puce Women began as a lovely, gossamer trifle featuring Yvonne Marquis as a silent-movie-era LA starlet lost in a daydream with her four borzois.
At the same time, however, heavier, active dogs do have a greater chance of being affected (exceptions are Greyhounds, Borzois and Great Danes) than a lighter-weight dog such as a miniature breed.
At the same time, he points out that heavier, more active dogs have a greater chance of being affected (exceptions are Greyhounds, Borzois and Great Danes) than a lighter-weight dog such as a miniature breed.
Russian hunting dog Buran sets his sights on win EIGHTEEN-MONTH-OLD Borzoi Buran is a relative newcomer in the show world but has already notched up an appearance at Crufts.
His owner Juliet Meek, from Pentre, said it takes a lot of work to keep her Borzoi in tip top shape.