Greyhounds are, by nature, incredibly friendly and gentle with children. They enjoy attention and they can be the greatest play mates. However, sometimes, like our other four legged friends, greyhounds can get stressed for reasons we humans don’t quite understand.
This means that no matter how relaxed your greyhound is with little people (or ANY other dog), it’s essential that whenever dogs and kids get together, there’s an adult supervising… an adult who is as good at identifying ‘happy play’ as they are at detecting unexpected signs of disinterest, anxiety or stress.
Are regular walks with your greyhound getting a bit boring? Or maybe you might be looking for some fun and rewarding things to do with your greyhounds? Well, Greyhounds As Pets has put together a list of some cool activities that you and your greyhound could try out! Read more
If you’ve never thought about adopting a senior greyhound, think again!
Greyhounds lead long healthy lives, with a life span of around 12 – 14 years, and by the time they’re six, they’re pretty much classified as seniors. They’re full sized, well behaved and, while they enjoy a bit of physical and mental stimulation, they’re well and truly over nipping at your ankles for constant attention or a walk. Read more
If you’re looking for a loyal companion for you or your family… then look no further than a greyhound! Our four legged friends offer more love than you ever imagined possible – they’re ever adoring, eager to please and always ready to be at your side. Dogs are partners that never let you down – and here are ten reasons why!
Every year Greyhounds As Pets gets bigger and bigger and 2016 was no exception! Our program had its best year on record for adoptions, community awareness and media coverage. We thought we would take a look back on the highlights of last year before we look forward to an even more successful 2017. Read more
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To really understand what your new greyhound is thinking and feeling is like learning a new language – greyhound ‘language’! You are giving your new pet an amazing opportunity to transition to the next chapter of its life. Read more