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Care of the Greyhound (part 4)

Cats It is important to remember that not only greyhounds chase cats – so do many other dogs! Greyhounds are sighthounds after all and their instincts have been deliberately bred for chasing and they have been trained to chase something small that is moving. Humans might not even realise this because a greyhound may see something seen to be worth chasing that could be up …
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Care of the Greyhound (part 3)

Special needs The majority of greyhounds settle happily into family life. However there are those with specific needs who are also looking for homes. These are dogs with behavioural problems, extreme timidness or who are simply just so overwhelmed by the world outside the kennel doors that they experience adjustment problems or separation anxiety. All of these dogs require special homes to meet their individual …
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Care of the Greyhound (part 2)

Making friends If you already have a dog, please bring it with you to our kennels when you are considering a Greyhound – the dogs will pick each other! The first meeting should always be in a neutral area, this does not include any areas where your dog regularly walks, as these are considered secondary territories. Allow them to smell each other on loose relaxed …
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Care of the Greyhound (part 1)

The following information has been written to help you and your new pet to get to know each other and to build a relationship that will last for many happy years ahead. Your greyhound will come with a collar, lead and muzzle and will have been vaccinated, microchipped, wormed flea treated and neutered. The insurance company, Petplan, provides the first 4 weeks insurance cover free …
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