With less racing greyhounds available for adoption in the United States of America, many folks who still want to adopt a dog are looking for similar breeds. Borzois, which are in the sighthound family, may be an excellent breed for many who have come to love greyhounds. In this episode, we discuss Borzois with Lesley Rydman–Ohmann of National Borzoi Rescue Foundation (NBRF). Lesley shares her insights into the breed – their history, what it’s like to share a home with them, and their care.
A sighthound event in Kanab, UT that you don’t want to miss.
The Sighthound Shivoo brings together lovers of greyhounds and sighthounds and their dogs. In this episode, we have a conversation with the event’s founder, Claudia Presto. Find out what’s in store for the 2021 event, taking place October 8 – 10.
Discover more about the largest sighthound gathering in the world and why you might not want to miss it.
In this episode, we welcome back Toni Duchi, President of Nittany Greyhounds, to reveal all that is not to be missed at Greyhounds in Gettysburg (GiG) 2021. Jacqueline is joined by guest co-host Ellen Ganoploulos. Taking place September 23 – 26, 2021 in Gettysburg, PA, Toni takes us through the types of vendors, including amazing PA-based food vendors, must-catch speaker sessions, a plethora of social events for people and dogs, plus exciting opportunities to win prizes sighthound enthusiasts everywhere would love to have.
Discover more about GiG, including several dog-friendly hotels and campgrounds, vendor listing, and the schedule for speaker sessions, social events, contests, and raffles.
In this episode, we welcome greyhound cartoonist and humorist Rich Skipworth back to the show. Rich talks to us about his muse––his greyhound, Magic, about his new book (Rich Skipworth’s Greyhound Glossary 2), the idiosyncrasies of greyhounds, and more.
Pull up a chair and listen to a conversation with renowned American greyhound artist, Linda K Evans. Ms. Evans talks to us about her technique, approach to her art, her Botanical Series with hidden greyhounds, and her greyhound, a celebrity in his own right, Sid.
The Linda K Evans Botanical Series Raffle for Candy Cane Rescue:
Each week through September 27, 2019, one of twelve signed, matted, 11″ x 14″ prints form the Botanical Series will be raffled for the benefit of Candy Cane Rescue (CCR). CCR’s mission is to rescue greyhounds and other dogs from the China meat trade, rehabilitating them and then having them homed in the USA, the UK, and other European counties.
Open internationally––note that winners outside the USA will be responsible for shipping costs.
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