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15 Fastest Dog Breeds on This Planet

Are you wondering what is the fastest dog breeds among a wide selection of dogs in the world?

In this post, we’ll talk about the top 15 fastest dog breeds on the planet

If speed is what you’re particularly looking for in a dog you may need to read this whole article to know which dog breed is right for you

Not only the breeds listed here are fast but they’re fit as house pets as well, however, one thing to keep in mind when having a fast dog is that they may need enough space and time to run around and play with their family

15. Italian Greyhound

15 Fastest Dog Breeds on This Planet

let’s start with the 15th fastest dog breed the Italian greyhound

These dogs may be small in size with a height of 13 to 15 inches and weighed between 17.63 to 33.06 pounds but Italian greyhounds are fast dogs with an average speed of 25 to 28 miles per hour originally bred as companion dogs these dogs are agile active and have a high stepping gate with plenty of energy.

This breed will make excellent jogging and running companions

14. Giant schnauzer

15 Fastest Dog Breeds on This Planet

Originally bred to herd cattle giant schnauzers have a top speed of 28 miles per hour because of their ability to run fast, these dogs were also used to serve in law enforcement, they were also used by business owners to protect and watch over their businesses.

The largest of the schnauzer variation, this breed has an average height of 23.5 to 27.5 inches.

Their weight usually varies from 55 to 85 pounds, despite being a giant breed.

Giant schnauzers live a long life of 12 to 15 years if properly taken care of.

13. Scottish Deerhound

15 Fastest Dog Breeds on This Planet

Claiming the 13th spot in the Scottish deerhound as their name suggests, this breed was originally used to hunt Scottish deer with a top speed of 28 miles per hour.

This breed is a highly energetic dog which means they’ll need plenty of exercise, they’re also social and loving dogs so if you can’t provide time to play with them every day then this breed is not for you.

Scottish deerhounds stand around 28 to 32 inches with weights ranging from 74 to 110 pounds, a well-carried Scottish deerhound can live anywhere between 8 to 11 years

12. Border Collie

15 Fastest Dog Breeds on This Planet

A dog with fast speed and high endurance, border collies have a speed between 20 to 30 miles per hour, they’re also agile dogs who excel in various canine sports including agility competitions.

Originally used to hurt livestock, these dogs are easy to train, however since border collies are intelligent dogs they also need mental exercise to keep themselves happy at home. They are sweet and loving towards their family

11. Poodle

15 Fastest Dog Breeds on This Planet

Not only are they one of the most intelligent dogs in the world but poodles are also one of the fastest dogs on this planet with a top speed of 30 miles per hour, these dogs will require physical and mental stimulation to keep themselves from becoming bored which can lead to the development of destructive behaviors.

Poodles have three size variations namely the toy miniature and standard however the standard variety is considered the largest and the fastest poodle variety

Not only are they fast but poodles are also excellent swimmers due to their history as water retrievers

10. Doberman pinscher

15 Fastest Dog Breeds on This Planet

Earning the 10th spot on our list is the Doberman pinscher, quick, brave, intelligent, and fast learners.

This breed will make a great choice for people that are looking for guard dogs, aside from its intimidating appearance this breed has a top speed of 32 miles per hour.

So it’s not the type of dog that intruders would want to mess with while they may be scary for some, Doberman pinchers are affectionate and protective towards their family

9. Whippets

15 Fastest Dog Breeds on This Planet

Known for their loyalty, whippets are friendly pets who are especially fond of children however these dogs were popularly used in dog racing due to their extreme speed having a top speed of 35 miles per hour.

Don’t be surprised to see the ribs through its body. These dogs are thin even if they’re fed a lot of food.

Think of them as the smaller counterpart of greyhounds

8 Borzoi

15 Fastest Dog Breeds on This Planet

Borzoi means swift in Russian which matches their ability to run 36 miles per hour

Elegant, athletic, loyal, and affectionate, borzoi will make an excellent family companion, if provided with enough space where they can run around and play at home.

They’re quiet dogs however they can also be strong-willed, so proper training and early socialization are essential for them to grow into well-behaved dogs

7. Dalmatian

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The next on our list is the well-known dog for Disney fans, dalmatians.

Aside from being superb family-friendly dogs, they are fast movers with a top speed of 37 miles per hour.

Known for its beautifully spotted coat, this braid is intelligent, loyal, and social.

They are athletic dogs who pair well with active families, if you’re looking for a hiking and running partner dalmatians will make a great choice.

6. Jack Russell terrier

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They may be compact in size but jack Russell terriers are extremely quick dogs with a top speed of 38 miles per hour, this breed was originally bred to hunt fox while they may be very energetic and active, these dogs are also loving towards their family.

Jack Russell terriers do well around children and they’re also long-lived companions with an average lifespan of 10 to 15 years

5. Ibizan Hound

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They may not be that popular but Ibizan hounds are fast-moving dogs and they can also jump more than 5 feet with a top speed of 40 miles per hour Ibizan hounds make great companions for active families who can match their energy with their slim and long bodies.

These dogs do well for people who love to run and jog they are very family-oriented dogs who need regular physical stimulation.

4. Vizsla

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Vizsla has a top speed of 40 miles per hour highly energetic and playful, it’s important to not let this dog run loose, or else you have a huge problem trying to chase after them

At home, this breed is gentle, kind, and family-oriented, this means they should not be left alone instead they need to be constantly around their humans.

3. Afghan Hound

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Another dog that shares its rank with Vizsla and Ibsen hound is the Afghan hound.

like the two dog breeds, afghan hounds also have a top speed of 40 miles per hour, one thing to keep in mind is that these dogs tend to be independent, which makes training quite challenging, however, with proper training, these dogs will make incredible family companions even for homes with children

2. Saluki

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Earning the second spot of the fastest dog breed on this planet is the Saluki with a top speed of 42 miles per hour These dogs love to chase moving creatures and objects such as cars, squirrels, rabbits, and cats.

Since they are extremely fast dogs who are known to be escape artists, It is important that Salukis are trained well

They also come with great endurance which makes them excellent running companions

1. Greyhound

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Claiming the first spot is the greyhound, as the fastest dog breed in the world it is undeniable that this breed is built

for speed having a top speed of 45 miles per hour, greyhounds are popularly used for racing competitions as well as the hunt and chase game.

When it comes to their health, these dogs are easy to maintain, they are also social dogs who are not aggressive which makes them excellent house pets.

While they are fast dogs, this breed will be content to lay around the house, so long as their daily exercise needs are met.

In the end, all the dogs on this list will require training in early socialization for them to grow into well-rounded dogs otherwise you’ll have a hard time controlling them which can lead to more trouble especially since it’s hard to chase after them.

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