[Bratislava, August 2. Image via Getty]

A woman kisses her Barsoi during the Grand Prix Bratislava Cup coursing competition on August 2, 2009 in Bratislava. Coursing is one of the world's oldest field sports. Since the days of the Pharaohs 'gazehounds', dogs which hunt exclusively by sight, have been tested in competition. AFP PHOTO / SAMUEL KUBANI (Photo credit should read SAMUEL KUBANI/AFP/Getty Images)