“For example, by my calculations, many fly ball dog teams, which are timed to the hundredths of a second, are traveling at 37 to 40 mph when they hit the box.” A feather-footed cousin of the Greyhound, the Saluki has been clocked at nearly 43 mph, a speed recorded in the 1996 edition of the Guinness Book of Records.
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The event was marked by unlimited support, strong competition and the mass audience.
A wide range of falconers from the Gulf Region did participate in the festival.
When you think of fast dogs, the tall and lean Greyhound is the first breed that usually springs to mind.
This long-legged, smooth-coated racing breed has been clocked at speeds up to 45 miles per hour, sparking its nickname: the 45-mph couch potato. This is a breed blessed with speed bursts when overcoming prey, especially hares, but one who craves lounging on sofas in between races.