Show Dog

According to the rules, a National Greyhound Association Greyhound isn't allowed to show and an American Kennel Club Greyhound cannot race.

There are subtle variations between the two. The apparent difference is that the National Greyhound Association Greyhound is much more muscular. Listed below are the characteristics and how each one is judged and given points. This information has been referenced from the AKC website.

 National Greyhound Association  Kennel Club
 Pointing method

Pointing method

General symmetry and quality 10

Head and neck 20

Shoulders and chest 20


Quarters 20

Legs and feet 20

Total 100