Originally Posted by Romy
My sight hounds are generally good with other smaller dogs, but the example given was greyhound. Most greyhounds in this country never see a non greyhound dog breed in their lives, much less a small dog, until they're off the racetrack. For many of them they're already 4+ years old when that happens.
Yes, track dogs are a very different animal, aren't they? I would hesitate to tar sighthounds in general with the behaviour that some track dogs exhibit, though, as their rearing is quite unique and doesn't always promote mental stability. I've never seen the same issues in coldblood greys.