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a tall slender dog of an ancient breed noted for swiftness and keen sight

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During this time, the greyhound went up to Rosa, surveyed her and began to caress her.
Who can believe that animals closely resembling the Italian greyhound, the bloodhound, the bull-dog, or Blenheim spaniel, &c.
As he opened the door the cross-grained greyhound poked out her sharp muzzle from under the sofa, and barked and snapped at him.
It is not our custom in Spain to reward pertness in a messenger," Don Pedro answered, patting the head of his greyhound.
I had thought his short legs a bar to swiftness, but had he been coursing with greyhounds the latter would have appeared as though asleep on a door mat.
THE Greyhound Trust yesterday committed to working with the GBGB following the publication for the first time of its injury statistics by the sport's governing body, writes Paul Brown.
The Greyhound Adoption Program (GAP) Caf officially opened in West Melbourne today aims to improve animal welfare in the racing industry by driving up the number of rehomed dogs.
FAISALABAD -- Raja Rustum Ali and Rana Manzoor Ahmad Khan Memorial Greyhound Derby Championship concluded at Racecourse Ground, Jail Road, University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) on Sunday.
Since we reported how Kerry had rescued nine abused greyhounds in Beijing, her centre, Birmingham Greyhound Protection, has received PS3,000 in donations, which has paid for 150 coats for rescued dogs at her centre in Beijing.
I wanted to add that the Pennsylvania Railroad was involved with Greyhound in the early twentieth century, and I thought that they actually owned it.
NORTHBRIDGE -- When Donna Nelson-Duey adopted her first greyhound more than 20 years ago, she received more than a pet for her family.
The last greyhound meeting at Cardiff Arms Park on July 30, 1977 The last greyhound meeting at Cardiff Arms Park on July 30, 1977 GREYHOUND racing first came to Wales on April 7, 1928, at the Welsh White City Stadium at Sloper Road in Cardiff.
Greyhound racing, popular 20 years ago but increasingly seen as cruel to the dogs, has been banned in 12 states, Guam and Puerto Rico.
To celebrate the 2013 ETS Irish Greyhound Derby, which will take place at Shelbourne Park Greyhound Stadium on Saturday September 14, we've teamed up with the Irish Greyhound Board to give one lucky reader the chance to experience the ETS Irish Greyhound Derby in style
SIR - This week is national Greyhound Awareness Week in the UK, a special time held every year when greyhound campaigners across the UK hold events in their local areas to highlight the cruel plight of the racing greyhound.