Taking place in Kanab, Utah, Sighthound Shivoo, formerly known as Greyhound Gathering, brings together overs of greyhounds and sight hounds from around the world. In this episode, we have a conversation with the event’s founder, Claudia Presto. Find out what’s in store for the 2019 event, taking place May 17 – 19, 2019.
We welcome back to the show Toni Duchi, Executive Director of Greyhounds in Gettysburg® (GiG) and President of Nittany Greyhounds.
Taking place in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania April 25–28, 2018, GiG is the largest greyhound gathering in the United States. In this episode, pull up a chair and listen in on a conversation with Toni Duchi. She shares all you need to know about the event, now in it’s 21st year. You’ll hear about vendors for an amazing greyhound shopping experience, educational seminars, social activities, and more! Thanks to the dedication of countless volunteers, GiG has become the largest greyhound reunion in the U.S., with more than 1,000 sighthounds and their people (from all over the world) arriving in historic Gettysburg.
As Adopt a Greyhound Month comes to a close, this special episode and the story of senior greyhounds in need of loving homes needs to be told. Adopting a former racing greyhound is a rewarding experience. Adopting a senior can be even more of a precious decision for both you and the aging greyhound. There is something quite profound and beautiful about our greying friends. Discover why many adopters specifically seek available senior greyhounds, the reasons they find the experience so fulfilling, and the things to consider before bringing a senior greyhound home.
Donate to the Sugar Plum Memorial Fund, specifically created by Greyhound Friends of New Jersey to help pay for the care of the senior greyhounds who come to our door.
Top 10 Reasons to Adopt a Greyhound –– share this card on social media, print it to hand out to prospective adopters, or print it on business cards with your greyhound adoption organization’s contact information (e.g., website and social media).
April marks National Adopt a Greyhound Month, a celebration of former racing greyhounds when people the world over champion these incredible dogs. In this episode, hear eight things you can do to promote greyhound adoption. And, great news, most of the ideas are quickly and easily implemented for free.
Plus … it’s the About Greyhounds podcast’s one year anniversary! Thank you to all who listen and support the show.
Donate to help Greyhound Friends of New Jersey help more greyhounds find loving homes.