Tag Archives: Sighthound

Have You Hugged a Lurcher Today?

[caption id="attachment_504" align="alignright" width="225"]Mia Mia[/caption] Last week the Ohio Lurcher Project asked us if we could take two senior Sighthounds. Lurchers are facing tough conditions in the Midwest and the local Greyhound community has started to take notice. They told us the dogs were 11 and...
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Spotlight on . . . Zaina

spotlightThis week's blog brought to you by the letter Z.   A is for adorable but Z is for Zaina! And Zaina, a smooth Saluki from Qatar, definitely puts the Q in Quirky!   Zaina is a sweet, somewhat opinionated girl from the desert. She came to SHUG with a...
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Trust – It Should be a Four-Letter Word

[caption id="attachment_476" align="alignright" width="224"]Resist the temptation. Keep that leash on that dog. Resist the temptation. Keep that leash on that dog.[/caption] Your Sighthound can never go off-leash in an unfenced area. EVER. And we really, really mean that. It's Sighthound 101. It’s the first commandment of most Greyhound...
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SHUG Says: No Naked Dogs!

Many Sighthound owners have well documented collar obsessions.   If your Greyhound has never worn the same collar to a Meet & Greet twice, then yes . . . we may be talking about you. If your dog has more martingales than you have shoes, then yes . . . we may be talking about you. If...
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