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This page was updated on January 20, 2014

From time to time, we hope to present some articles and seminars of interest and education to all greyhound owners.  If you have an idea for an article for our website and the Bark, please contact Moira CorriganSome articles require the use of Adobe Reader.



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This section provides notes from various seminars held at the Hern Greyt Works

Senior Greyhounds
Presented by Lesley Kovar, DVM
Bothell Pet Hospital
June 27, 2010
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Rest for these retired racers
  Seattle Times article on GPI's 30 dog load from Florida and Kansas.

Pet Emergency Evacuation Essentials
In the Pacific Northwest, we can be hit by wildfires, floods, or a major earthquake. You may also have a house fire that forces you out. Create a “Dog Emergency Box” NOW in order to safely evacuate your dog with you! Here’s what to take when you and your dog must leave for a safe location.

Children and Greyhounds 
An important document regarding homes with children and greyhounds.

Trust - A Deadly Disease
A must-read for every greyhound owner regarding never letting greyhounds off-leash.

Cats and Greyhounds
If you have a cat and you plan to adopt a greyhound, please read this.

GPI on New Day Northwest
If you missed the KING5 New Day segment featuring GPI with Moira and her dog Addie and Mary with her foster Royal, here's the link. If you saw this piece and you're interested in adopting a greyhound, please read our FAQ.  If you decide that a greyhound is for you and your family, please contact us. We love to talk about greyhounds!

Holiday Safety Tips for Your Greyhound
This article will help you prepare your home for a safe and happy holiday season.

Greyhound Load Arrival
Check out this video of our dog load arrival on June 20th, 2010.
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GPI Forever Homes
GPI on YouTube Part 2, produced by Michelle Buchan shows GPI dogs in their forever homes. 

GPI & Greyhound Adoption on the Olympic Peninsula
Port Angeles Peninsula Daily News article on GPI's efforts to adopt dogs in Sequim, Port Angeles and Port Townsend areas.

GPI on YouTube
From track to our kennel. Produced by Michelle Buchan video and photos provided by Ross Nooney, GPI is on YouTube.

GPI on KOMO-TV
Check it out!! January 6th news segment on closing racetracks and ex-racers looking for homes through GPI.

Window on My World: Bellingham couple makes new life for retired racing greyhound
Written by Glen Berry for the Bellingham Herald - May 6, 2010

 

 
GPI on YouTube
- From track to our kennel. Produced by Michelle Buchan using video and photos provided by Ross Nooney, GPI is on YouTube.

Track Closings and how GPI is trying to help
KOMO-TV's January 6, 2010 January 6th news segment on closing racetracks and ex-racers looking for homes through GPI.

GPI Goes Green for Greyhounds 
KING5's news segment about our kennel, Hern Greyt Works and what we do best - greyhound adoption.


Interesting Articles from our Bark Newsletter

Worms, Worms, Worms
by Leslie Kovar, DVM
Bothell Pet Hospital
Written for the Bark, 2006

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Tick Borne Diseases
by Lorean and John Love
Written for the Bark, 2006
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John Hern: 3700, and counting

by Robert Scott McKinnon, Author
August 11, 2002


Brave Blake

by Lilian Testart
September 25, 2002


 

 

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