Greyhound

  • What To Do When Your Dog Gets Skunked

    What To Do When Your Dog Gets Skunked

    Your dog has been outside, but when he returns home, something's different -- there's a certain smell and his eyes are red and watering; here's what to do.

  • St. Patrick’s Day Safety For Your Pup

    St. Patrick’s Day Safety For Your Pup

    Chances are if you are going to celebrate St. Patrick's Day, alcohol is going to be involved; here's how to keep your four-legged friends safe from dangerous consumables.

  • Stop Spain’s Yearly Greyhound Holocaust: You Can Help!

    Stop Spain’s Yearly Greyhound Holocaust: You Can Help!

    If you can adopt, share a dog or contribute in any way to rescue efforts, now is the time to take a lifesaving action.

  • 7 Slowest Greyhounds In The World

    7 Slowest Greyhounds In The World

    You usually think of Greyhounds as fast dogs. These pups prove just how slow Greyhounds can be.

  • Four Incredibly Lofty Positions Held By Dogs

    Four Incredibly Lofty Positions Held By Dogs

    Just like humans, some dogs have jobs — such as therapy, service, and herding — but what other positions have they filled? Here are four surprising occupations.

  • Cropping Out Cruelty: Ear Cropping And Tail Docking Is Useless And Cruel

    Cropping Out Cruelty: Ear Cropping And Tail Docking Is Useless And Cruel

    Despite arguments and past practices to the contrary, cropping a dog’s ears and docking his tail are cosmetic surgeries with very little health benefits.

  • Humane groups hope to end Greyhound dog racing

    Humane groups hope to end Greyhound dog racing

    Only seven states in America continue to operate Greyhound racing tracks, but GREY2K USA and the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals want to change that.

  • Medical procedure creates a…”cat dog?”

    Medical procedure creates a…”cat dog?”

    An orange tabby cat named Buttercup was lethargic and suffering from a low red blood cell count; fortunately, a veterinarian in South Keys, Florida, knew of a potential cure.

  • Nitro the Greyhound

    Nitro the Greyhound

    Video: Nitro, a Greyhound with a color pattern that resembles a zebra, was unhappy as a racing dog...until he was adopted; now, he couldn't be happier in his forever home.

  • Florida lawmakers push to protect racing dogs

    Florida lawmakers push to protect racing dogs

    Forty-three U.S. states have banned Greyhound racing, and only 24 tracks are operational in the country — 13 of which are in the Sunshine State of Florida.

  • Five Cat and Dog Videos for Friday, June 22, 2012

    Five Cat and Dog Videos for Friday, June 22, 2012

    Today’s videos feature a dog “throwing” a treat to a Dalmatian; a dog trying to get a tennis ball from a wading pool, a tribute to a former Michael Vick fighting dog, a small dog racing a Greyhound, and a tenacious cat wrestling a Dachshund. Here are five Videos for Friday. Click on any of […]

  • Small dog races a Greyhound

    Small dog races a Greyhound

    Simon (he popped 74 balloons in 57 seconds) is back, and this time in pursuit of a Greyhound dog named Ramrod:

  • Friends of Retired Greyhounds

    Friends of Retired Greyhounds

    Dogtime’s Road to Rescue program salutes Colorado’s Friends of Retired Greyhounds. How did your organization get started? It was originally founded by a couple nearly a decade ago who were working with a race kennel to help find forever homes for recently retired Greyhounds. What is your mission? We strive to find loving forever homes […]

  • Games for couch potatoes

    Games for couch potatoes

    The couch potato Gives you a “Do we have to?” look when you try to take him for a run Settles right down after a leisurely stroll around the block Top activities: Walking — long leisurely ones or multiple short ones. Even couch potatoes need exercise Accompanying you on errands around town, or hanging out […]