Official Search Dog In Training -- Tales and Tails

Search And Rescue Saturday — Candidate Jessie

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That’s right readers, our team has a new K-9 candidate.  Her name call name is “Jessie”.  Today for Search and Rescue Saturday I would like to introduce the readers to a potential member for our K-9 team,  K-9 Candidate Jesse. Jesse was born this spring and she is now sixteen weeks old.  She’s actually from […]

Mysterious Superstar -- Tales and Tails

Wherever You Go

by Houndstooth on

Last week, I found myself out and about with Bunny several times for various reasons.  Each time we went out, there were people who knew and recognized her.  I’m starting to think that she’s coming to expect being recognized and fawned over whenever we go somewhere. One of our outings was a trip to the […]

Hello Autumn! -- Tales and Tails

To Be A Dog In Autumn

by Houndstooth on

Today is a long day for me at work.  It’s conference day, which means I work with kids all day and then get stay at school until 7:00 at night to meet with their parents.  Fortunately, it also means a shorter day tomorrow and after that, three weeks of break to enjoy time with the […]

Soft As A Bunny -- Tales and Tails

What’s In A Name

by Houndstooth on

I know that a lot of Greyhound adopters, and actually people who adopt other breeds of dogs like to rename their dogs for a variety of reasons.  In our house, however, we have always stuck with our dogs’ given names with one exception.  Lilac used to be called Line, and her entire litter were named […]

Bunny and her Big Brother Buddha -- Tales and Tails

A Greyhound Family Reunion

by Houndstooth on

Bunny here at the keyboard, writing about my very exciting weekend. This past Saturday was our Greyhound adoption group’s annual reunion.  It’s a chance for all of us Greyhounds and our humans to get out and socialize, as well as do some shopping, eat some lunch and take part in some auctions to help support […]


Search And Rescue Saturday–New Training Venue

by Mr. Taleteller on

Well readers, a few weeks ago I wrote a post that included the picture below.  It was a small hint about a new training venue.  Let’s talk dogs. Here’s Your Hint.   So back in July our team Sergeant and I went up the road about an hour and toured this possible new venue to train.  We […]

Comfy On The Couch -- Tales and Tails

Sitting Pretty

by Houndstooth on

If  you live with a Greyhound, you probably already know that the couch is no longer really yours.  This also goes for the bed and any other item of comfortable furniture that you once thought was yours.  They have an uncanny affinity for the most comfortable spot in any situation and they will go to […]

Take Me Out to the Ballgame -- Tales and Tails

Add A Dog

by Houndstooth on

Yesterday, a world record was set a few hours from where we live.  The Chicago White Sox had their Bark in the Park night and had a world record of 1,122 dogs in attendance at the game.  It’s the largest number of dogs to attend a sporting event.  They only needed 1,000 dogs to make […]