Brook is a retired racing Greyhound. She is pretty laid back and takes mosts thing her stride. She came into us with a couple of wounds on her side which are healing well. She is comfortable meeting new people and walking with various dogs around site
Here are some facts about Greyhounds that we think you may find interesting
Their coat is short and almost odourless, so can be a great option for people of families who may have allergies to dogs.
They are well suited to modern lifestyles, despite what you may think, they don’t need endless exercise and enjoy lots of opportunities to relax and sleep
They are known for their short bursts of speed and can reach 40-45mph, and are often known as the "40mhp couch potatoes"
Brook would suit most homes and we are sure will easily adapt to her new families lifestyle. She could live with another suitable dog but no cats or small furries. She could live with children 10+ and will need a fully secured garden to mooch in.
Greyhounds can be a popular choice for therpy dog work. They are calm, with a gentle nature which can make them ideal for working with the elderly or physically impared.
Brook will want a nice comfy home to see out her retirement years. She will need a good couple of walks a day and could possibly live with another suitable dog, however, no cats or small furries. She would like a fully enclosed garden to sunbathe in if possible.