The Cirneco dell’Etna is a hunting dog that originated in Italy. They were originally used to hunt wild rabbits.
Appearance & Grooming
The Cirneco dell’Etna is a medium-sized dog. The breed has short hair in chestnut and tan. The Cirneco dell’Etna sheds infrequently, but still benefits from regular brushing.
Behavior & Disposition
The Cirneco dell’Etna is stubborn, affectionate, alert, loyal, and independent. Adult supervision is recommended when playing with children and other dogs.
The Cirneco dell’Etna has a moderate activity level. It is recommended to feed them high-quality food as they age.
The Cirneco dell’Etna is an independent and stubborn dog. The breed is easily trainable with positive reinforcement. Early socialization and obedience training are recommended.