Tuesday, February 21, 2017

An Argument for Indoor Cat Ownership

November 28, 2010 by  
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Our backyard is home to several species of local birds and a stop over point for  migratory flocks.  Our neighbors own several cats with more than a slight interest in our bird feeders. Adopted greyhounds are routinely “cat tested” and to say that Jesse flunked, would be an understatement. As a equal opportunity animal lover, I have […]

Dogs As Teachers

November 19, 2010 by  
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I think part of the fascination with ex-racing greyhound adoption is an appreciation of how an abused animal can heal.  Trauma is a constant in the world; all we have to do is turn on the television, watch a movie, or read a newspaper to find it. Science and psychiatry both use animals to study […]

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November 12, 2010 by  
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This is a new blog to use as a resource guide.  Please share problems you’ve had with your greyhound and offer solutions to those who post their challenges.

Jesse’s Hot Air Balloon Phobia

November 12, 2010 by  
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Hot air balloon rides are synonymous with good times in Sonoma County’s wine country.   In good weather, the colorful rides hover above our neighborhood with baskets full of waving tourists.  I enjoy the spectacle.  Jesse, on the other hand is sure that these tranquil visitors, with their intermittent roars, are on a search and destroy mission. They’re target? Any unsuspecting greyhound.  […]