Fizz is a retired racing greyhound. He is a little shy and quite small for a male greyhound. He has just come into the kennels, more information to follow
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
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.
Fizz will want a nice comfy home to see out his retirement years. He will need a good couple of walks a day and would possibly benefit from living with another suitable dog, however, no cats or small furries. He would like a fully enclosed garden to sunbathe in if possible. He could live with children 12+ as long as they are calm
Fizz is a greyhound that has previously been raced. Greyhounds themselves tend to be quiet and calm, enjoying the creature comforts of home mixed with a few walks here and there. Fizz is no different. He like most greyhounds is rather sensitive and docile so will need to be trained with a calm and light hand with plenty of praise over vocal correction.