The borzoi is a breed of domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris) also called the Russian wolfhound and descended from dogs brought to Russia from central Asian countries. It is similar in shape to a greyhound, and is also a member of the sighthound family.
- Hypoallergenic: No
- Life span: 7 to 10 years
- Origin: Russia
- Temperament: Gentle, Intelligent, Independent, Quiet, Athletic, Respectful
- Colors: Black, Brindle, Cream, Fawn, Red, White
- Weight: Female: 55.1–88.2 lbs (25–40 kg), Male: 75–103.6 lbs (34–47 kg)