Information about Cirneco dell Etna

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Cirneco dell Etna

The Cirneco dell'Etna is a small breed of dog originally from Sicily. This hound was historically used to hunt rabbits and can work for hours without food or water.

  • Origin: Italy
  • Higher classification: Dog
  • Temperament: Affectionate, Gentle
  • Height: Female: 17–20 inches (42–50 cm), Male: 18–20 inches (46–52 cm)
  • Colors: Fawn, White, Sable, Fawn & White, Orange & White, Fawn Sable
  • Weight: Female: 17.6–22 lbs (8–10 kg), Male: 22–26.5 lbs (10–12 kg)