Adopting the Racing Greyhound Author:Cynthia A. Branigan This revised and updated edition of the only book on "homing" the ex-racer tells prospective adopters everything they need to know to make adoption a success. In addition to practical information, such as care and feeding, readers learn the latest about the activities and competitions that are just for ex-racers and their owners. The Appendix li... more »sts all the agencies nationwide that adopt out Greyhounds, so an agency is sure to be nearby. For thousands of years Greyhounds have been bred to hunt and run at top speed. Because they are used to being with other dogs and people, they make perfect pets. Adopters can be assured their ex-racer will get along with adults and children and other household pets.« less
This is a necessary book if you are considering or have adopted a greyhound. It is also helpful if you have a sighthound such as whippet, lurcher, borzi, suluki, etc. It gives helpful hints for training, information regarding things you will encounter when adopting a dog. An invaluable resource. I give it to new adopter who are considering adopting.