I happened upon the Sighthound Underground rescue group when surfing the web looking for Irish Wolfhounds. My husband and I had two Wolfhounds for many years and loved them. We had recently gone from three dogs to one -- a senior Pug-Boxer mix named Harley. I was ready for another dog and was intrigued by...Read more
[caption id="attachment_1685" align="alignright" width="218"] Beau and Luke. Or Luke and Beau. We're not sure.[/caption] The two brothers in the picture at right are the first and fifth of six siblings to be adopted. These six Galgo crosses came over in two...Read more
[caption id="attachment_1164" align="alignright" width="150"] Mariposa and Mom[/caption] 1. SHUG’s first dog was Mariposa, a Galgo puppy whose name means butterfly. She was adopted by Rachel Guthrie, who drove from upstate New York to Falls Church, Va., to pick up her dog. That was our first clue...Read more
Here at the Sighthound Underground we've gotten pretty good atRead more
smuggling transporting dogs. They come from all over the world and travel all over the country. Many of our dogs take to the skies to make their trips home, but for some that final destination comes at the end of a long car trip.