Jacqueline Howard

About Greyhounds

The only podcast where you'll discover everything you want to know about former racing greyhounds.
About Greyhounds

Description

– About Greyhounds – The podcast where you'll discover everything you want to know about former racing greyhounds.

Episodes

Episode 83: A Conversation with Renowned Greyhound Artist Linda K Evans

Jul 20, 2019

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Find hidden greyhounds in the Botanical Series.

Episode 82: Go On a Virtual Galgo and Podenco Transport, New York to Madrid and Back

Jul 6, 2019

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Rescued hunting dogs from Spain flying to safety in the USA.

Episode 81: When’s a Greyhound Not a Greyhound? When He’s a Galgo!

Jul 6, 2019

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If it looks like a greyhound ... it may not be a greyhound.

Episode 80: One Rescuer’s Experience Saving Greyhounds in China

Jun 29, 2019

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Flying greyhounds to safety in the UK and USA.

Episode 79: Sighthound Shivoo

Apr 6, 2019

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An event for sighhounds and their people in beautiful Utah.

Episode 78: Greyhounds in Gettysburg® 2019

Mar 16, 2019

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The largest greyhound event in the USA.

Episode 77: Behold the Power of Diatomaceous Earth!

Jan 21, 2019

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A non-toxic, natural multi-purpose solution.

Episode 76: Greyhounds as Therapy Dogs

Jan 19, 2019

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Discover the profound difference therapy dog teams can make.

Episode 75: A Conversation with Rich Skipworth

Jan 2, 2019

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Grab a seat at the table for a convo with Rich Skipworth.

Episode 74: Greyhound Holiday Gift Giving Guide 2018

Dec 5, 2018

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Get our Top 11 Greyhound Gift List

Episode 73: Your Greyhound’s Life Saving Powers

Oct 27, 2018

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Chances are that your greyhound can be a universal blood donor.

Episode 72: Peritas the Greyt

Oct 6, 2018

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A royal greyhound and heroine.

Episode 71: Adopt a Less Adoptable Pet (Greyhound) Week

Sep 22, 2018

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Consider adopting a "less adoptable" greyhound.

Episode 70: You’re Invited––Fall 2018 Greyhound Events in NJ (And One in NY!)

Sep 8, 2018

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Don't miss a thing or all the fun!

Episode 69: 20 Experiences for Your Greyhound’s Bucket List

Sep 1, 2018

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Jump start your list of fun experiences for your dog.

Episode 68: When It’s Time–Saying Good-Bye to Your Greyhound

Aug 25, 2018

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The greatest gift is the hardest to give.

Mini Episode: 5 Seconds, $20,000 for the Greyhounds

Aug 23, 2018

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Vote for Apple Jack-–This is Important

Episode 67: Holy Greyhound! St. Guinefort, the Greyhound Saint

Aug 18, 2018

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Celebrate St. Guinefort the greyhound saint on August 22.

Episode 66: Something to Chew On–Addressing Destructive Chewing

Aug 11, 2018

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Discover ways to nip destructive chewing in the bud.

Episode 65: Greyhound Proofing Your Home

Aug 4, 2018

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Safety measures to take in your home.

Episode 64: Healthy Tips for Your Greyhound’s Toes, Ears & Skin

Jul 28, 2018

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Get tips to help keep your greyhound healthy.

Episode 63: Lost Dog Prevention Month

Jul 21, 2018

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Help prevent one of your worst nightmares.

Episode 62: Ahoy There, Greyhound! Water & Boat Safety

Jul 14, 2018

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Keeping your greyhound safe in the water.

Episode 61: What(us) is Pannus?

Jul 8, 2018

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Get the info you need about a serious eye disease.

Episode 60: It’s the Greyhound Glossary Game Show!

Jun 2, 2018

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Play along at home!

Episode 59: Service Dogs 4 Servicemen–Greyhounds Helping Veterans & First Responders

May 26, 2018

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Greyhounds helping veterans and first responders.

Episode 58: Eww! Why Do Some Greyhounds Eat Poop?

May 19, 2018

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Gross, but important to know.

Episode 57: When Greyhounds Raced Cheetahs (Seriously)

May 12, 2018

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... and we have the photos to prove it.

Episode 56: Lyme Disease and Your Greyhound

May 5, 2018

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It's Lyme Disease Awareness Month.

Episode 55: Adopting a Senior Greyhound

Apr 28, 2018

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The quality of the love is more precious than time.

Episode 54: What Price Love? Costs to Consider When Adopting a Greyhound

Apr 21, 2018

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Understand the initial and ongoing annual costs.

Episode 53: Double the Love–Adopt a Second Greyhound (Maybe)

Apr 14, 2018

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Is now the time to adopt a second greyhound?

Episode 52: To Greyhound or Not to Greyhound

Apr 7, 2018

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Find out if adopting a greyhound is right for you.

Episode 51: 8 Ways to Celebrate Adopt a Greyhound Month … and AG’s 1 Year Anniversary!

Mar 31, 2018

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8 ways to promote greyhound adoption.

Episode 50: Fence Me In–Choosing the Right Fence for Your Greyhound

Mar 24, 2018

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Explore three popular fence options for your greyhound.

Episode 49: Nothing In Life Is Free–A Philosophy for Your Greyhound

Mar 17, 2018

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Show your greyhound how to get what s/he wants.

Episode 48: Heart of Man–An Irish Greyhound Named Master McGrath

Mar 10, 2018

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Meet the legendary Irish greyhound.

Episode 47: Greyhounds in Gettysburg®––The Largest Greyhound Gathering In the U.S.

Mar 3, 2018

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Discover the largest greyhound gathering in the USA.

Episode 46: Beware of Bloat in Your Greyhound

Feb 24, 2018

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Bloat can be fatal to your dog––find out what you need to know about it.

Episode 45: The Laelaps Paradox

Feb 17, 2018

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A mythological greyhound that always caught his prey.

Episode 44: Demystifying NGA and AKC Greyhound Breed Standards

Feb 10, 2018

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NGA and AKC registered greyhounds are the same, but different.

Episode 43: Kids & Greyhounds––Training Both to Live Together (Part 2, 12 Dos)

Feb 3, 2018

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You often hear some dogs described as being “good with kids” or “kid friendly.” But there’s a flip side to this coin: any child living with or visiting a dog, including a greyhound, needs to be “good with dogs” or “dog friendly.” We’ve divided this episode into two parts. This is Part 2 of this […]

Episode 42: Kids & Greyhounds––Training Both to Live Together (Part 1, 12 Don’ts)

Jan 27, 2018

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"Kid friendly dogs" live best with "dog friendly kids."

Episode 41: Here Kitty, Kitty––Greyhounds & Cats Living in Harmony

Jan 20, 2018

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Introducing your new greyhound to your cat.

Episode 40: ‘Sup with Corns & Greyhounds

Jan 13, 2018

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The bane of many greyhounds: Corns.

Episode 39: Art, Courtesy of Your Greyhound–A Conversation with Artist Nicole Peters

Jan 6, 2018

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Delight in this unique art created by your greyhound.

Episode 38: 10 New Year Resolutions to Keep for Your Greyhound

Dec 30, 2017

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Do something new for your greyhound.

Episode 37: 10 Winter Safety Tips for Your Greyhound

Dec 23, 2017

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Keeping your greyhound safe from wintertime pitfalls.

Episode 36: The Potty Episode––House Training Your Greyhound

Dec 16, 2017

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Get the steps you can take to house train your greyhound.

Episode 35: 13 Ways to Give Back to Greyhounds––10 Are Free!

Dec 9, 2017

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Give back to help more greyhounds find loving homes.

Episode 34: Exploring Health Insurance for Your Greyhound

Dec 2, 2017

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Discover how pet health insurance works.

Episode 33: 11 Pawesome Holiday Gifts for Your Greyhound

Nov 25, 2017

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A wish list for your greyhound.

Episode 32: ‘Tis the Season! 10 Holiday Tips to Keep Your Greyhound Safe

Nov 18, 2017

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Keeping your greyhound happy and healthy.

Episode 31: The Adventures of Logan the Greyhound–Author Suzanne E. Burke

Nov 11, 2017

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A conversation with greyhound book author Susanne E. Burke.

Episode 30: Your Greyhound’s Chompers

Nov 4, 2017

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Dental health is related to overall health.

Episode 29: 9 Ways to Avoid Greyhound Halloween Boobytraps

Oct 28, 2017

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Tips to keep your greyhound safe from ghosts and goblins.

Episode 28: Greysitting 101, Part 2

Oct 21, 2017

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A crash course on "babysitting" greyhounds in your home.

Episode 27: Greysitting 101, Part 1

Oct 14, 2017

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A crash course on "babysitting" greyhounds in your home.

Episode 26: Greyhounds in the City

Oct 7, 2017

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Discover why greyhounds can be perfect city dogs.

Episode 25: National Black Dog Day

Sep 30, 2017

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October 1 is National Black Dog Day.

Episode 24: Hooked on Hookworms!

Sep 23, 2017

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You can't see them, but they can harm your greyhound.

Episode 23: It’s a Disaster! Protecting Your Greyhound Before, During, and After an Emergency

Sep 16, 2017

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September is National Disaster Preparedness Month.

Episode 22: 5K for Greys–An International, Virtual Event Benefiting Greyhounds

Sep 9, 2017

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An international, virtual event for the greyhound community.

Episode 21: Greyhounds Reach the Beach®

Sep 2, 2017

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Discover an annual greyhound event on the beaches of DE.

About Greyhounds Takes 2-Week Hiatus

Aug 17, 2017

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About Greyhounds will be back on September 2, 2017.

Episode 20: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles–Traveling with Your Greyhound

Aug 12, 2017

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Traveling with your greyhound is fun. Here's how to stay safe.

Episode 19: My Adoption Experience and First Month with My Greyhound

Aug 5, 2017

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You've heard it from us. Now hear it from a new adopter's point of view.

Episode 18: Now What? Bringing Your New Greyhound Home (Part 2)

Jul 29, 2017

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Discover steps you can take when welcoming your dog home. (Part 2)

Episode 17: Now What? Bringing Your New Greyhound Home (Part 1)

Jul 22, 2017

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Discover steps you can take when welcoming your dog home. (Part 1)

Episode 16: Your Greyhound’s Staycation When You Travel

Jul 15, 2017

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Making an informed decision for your greyhound's accommodations when you travel but s/he does not.

Episode 15: The Surprising Backstories About Greyhound Constellations (Plus, The Origin of the Dog Days of Summer)

Jul 8, 2017

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Look! Up in the sky! It's a bird ... it's a plane ... it's a ... greyhound?!

Episode 14: All the Presidents’ Greyhounds

Jul 1, 2017

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Celebrate the USA's Independence Day with two past presidents and their greyhounds.

Episode 13: BOOM! Fireworks, Thunderstorms, and Calming a Frightened Greyhound

Jun 24, 2017

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The booms and flashes of fireworks and thunderstorm can frighten some greyhounds (and other dogs). Take these steps to help calm your dog.

Episode 12: When You Can’t Take the Heat (And Greyhounds Can’t): Summer Safety

Jun 17, 2017

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With barely any fat and no under coat, the dangers of summer time heat and humidity are amplified for greyhounds.

Episode 11: Toxins and Injuries and Dangers, Oh My! First Aid for Your Greyhound

Jun 10, 2017

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Discover the first aid tips that may serve as your greyhound's first defense when injury or illness strike.

Episode 10: Thousands of Greyhounds, One Day, One Big Global Walk

Jun 3, 2017

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On June 11, 2017 greyhounds and their people unite for a global greyhound walk.

Episode 9: A Goddess, A Royal Greyhound, and Immortality

May 27, 2017

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Goddesses are born with immortality, while some greyhounds have been immortalized by the people who loved them.

Episode 8: Unexpected Approaches to “Curing” Separation Anxiety within Days

May 20, 2017

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A dog's separation anxiety can be highly challenging to turn around. While these strategies may seem counter intuitive, they truly do work.

Episode 7: Inside GFNJ’s Greyhound Prison Foster Program

May 13, 2017

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Go inside the prison where inmates and greyhounds help each other to transform their lives.

Episode 6: Caring for Your Aging Greyhound

May 6, 2017

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Insights on caring for a senior greyhound.

Episode 5: Martis Jerk & Lady Greyhound

Apr 29, 2017

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Discover what a man born in Sweden in 1887 and a greyhound born in Kansas in 1957 have in common.

Episode 4: A Behind the Scenes Tour of the Greyhound Fostering Experience

Apr 22, 2017

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Explore what it's like to foster a retired racing greyhound and what it was like for your greyhound when s/he was a foster dog.

Episode 3: An Officer and His Greyhounds: George Armstrong Custer

Apr 15, 2017

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Go back in time to discover the surprising love and relationships Custer had with his greyhounds.

Episode 2: Let’s Hear It for the Boy! A Conversation with UK Chart Topper, Allan Jay.

Apr 8, 2017

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Male greyhounds are generally big, mooshie boys who adore their people. But they are often overlooked. Discover why "the boys" make "greyt" companions.

Episode 1: Adopting a Greyhound (Plus the GFNJ Process)

Apr 1, 2017

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If you're thinking about adopting a greyhound, hear the things to consider so you can make an informed decision.

Introducing the About Greyhounds Podcast

Mar 25, 2017

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Introduction to the new About Greyhounds Podcast series.