Greyhound Breed Articles

Greyhounds As Pets - A Complete Guide

// Are you looking for a puppy for sale for your family? Perhaps you are looking on the internet for an older dog for sale? There are an enormous number of dog breeds out there, but have you considered the greyhound? The humble greyhound can make...

Do You Want to Give a Home to a Greyhound?

// In this article I will be addressing some of the common problems encountered when re-homing one of these beautiful hounds, and giving you some tips on how to decide whether a greyhound is for you. Over the last few years, pubic attention ha...

Greyhound Food

// If you have purchased a greyhound and have never owned one of these magnificent dogs before, you will probably need to learn a little bit about the best diet to feed your new dog. Greyhounds are usually working dogs, and as such they require a...

Greyhound Adoption - Great Dogs, Great Cause

// History Throughout the US and in many parts of the world, greyhounds are used as racing dogs to support gambling. In the United States alone, there are roughly 40 dog tracks and hundreds of puppy farms and training facilities around the countr...

Adopt a Greyhound! They Are Docile and Great With Children!

// Did you know that Greyhounds are the only canine mentioned in the Holy Scriptures? (Proverbs 30:29-31). This breed dates back to ancient history for Pharaohs rated Greyhounds first amongst all animals, both as pets and hunters. Paintings of do...

Is the Greyhound the Right Dog For Me?

// One of the oldest breeds of dog, the Greyhound is recognized the world over as a racing animal. However, the Greyhound also makes a wonderful family pet, loyal companion and affectionate friend. Greyhounds are known for their loving, devoted a...

Tips on Caring For a Greyhound

// Whether you are adopting an ex-racing dog or welcoming a Greyhound puppy to your home, the following tips will help you provide the best home for your new dog and offer advice on how to care for his, or her, specific needs. 1. Greyhounds are k...

My Recycled Greyhound

// Some people believe greyhounds are working dogs that enjoy chasing a mechanical rabbit, and at the end of their exciting careers become recycled into a family pet - a nice life with the ultimate retirement. This however, is just not the way...

Greyhound Training to Modify Behavior Problems

// If your greyhound has behavior problems, always use firm but kind and consistent methods of training. This is true in the case of any dog, but in greyhounds it is particularly important, since greyhounds, having been bred as sprinters, hav...

Greyhound Racing Basics

// In Egypt the greyhounds were mummified and buried with their masters. The Egyptians viewed them as supreme among all animals. The greyhounds also find place in the literary works of Shakespeare, Chaucer and Homer. In England, greyhound was con...