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      Cirneco dell'Etna

      Size
      Small
      Energy
      Low
      Coat
      Short, glossy.
      Weight
      18-26 lbs
      • Size

        Small

      • Energy

        Low

      • Weight

        18-26 lbs

      • Coat

        Short, glossy.

      About Cirneco dell'Etnas

      This small, ancient dog breed originates in Italy, where it was historically used to hunt rabbits, especially in adverse conditions. The Cirneco dell’Etna is a robust, compact dog that has impressive endurance and a friendly, laid-back personality. It has an elegant, slender build and a red or chestnut colored coat, as well as erect, upright ears. This breed is most commonly raised as a companion dog, as it does very well with children and enjoys being around people.

      Did You Know?

      The Cirneco dell'Etna can blush when excited and can get a tan in the summer!

      Origin

      The Cirneco dell'Etna originated in Italy over 2500 years ago.