As Salukis are sighthounds, and were traditionally used to chase rabbits (I think), with some hard-ingrained obedience training, I don't see why they couldn't be! They've got more stamina than a greyhound or whippet, and in my opinion they're smarter. I think it sounds like a good idea!
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