British Sighthound Field Association

 
 
 

Frequently asked questions

What are sighthounds?

Collective term sighthound incorporates the following breeds: Afghan Hound, Azawakh, Basenji, Borzoi, Cirneco dell'Etna, Greyhound, Ibizan Hound, Irish Wolfhound, Pharaoh Hound, Saluki, Sloughi, Scottish Deerhound and Whippet.

 

 

How is score / points allocated?

From the total being 100 points:
Agility 25
Enthusiasm 15
Follow 15
Endurance 20
Speed 25

 

 

Which class should I put my hound to?

Class 1 - Yearling - 1-2 years
Class 2 - Intermediate - 2-4 years
Class 3 - Open - any age over 4 years
Class 4 - Veteran - 7 or over