Posts tagged "Greyhound"

Greyhound vs. Cheetah: Who's The Fastest Animal?

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Dogs vs. Cats – that age old (and in my opinion, silly) rivalry….who’s faster? Greyhounds or Cheetah? What interesting isn’t so much who is faster, which is pretty predictable…it’s how they each do it. One price to pay in both cases (not mentioned in this video but true) for being SO fast, is that neither... Read more »

Dining with Fido: Mrs. Murphy and Sons Irish Bistro

On this day, it was well into the 90's - so at night, didn't cool off a ton. Still, sun was going down, lots of shade and water for Ethel...and she was happy to share with dogs walking down the sidewalk. Several took advantage.
Dining with Fido series (places you can bring your pup and sit outside) continues with Mrs. Murphy and Sons Irish Bistro, 3905 N. Lincoln Avenue (773-248-3905).

WGN Radio Petcast: Saving Your Pets' Hearts, Saving Greyhounds and Pet Adoption Event

Click HERE to listen to this WGN Radio PETCAST (podcast for pet lovers) I was so surprised myself at how often heart disease occurs in dogs, according to Dr. Sonya Gordon, board certified veterinary cardiologist and Assistant Professor of Cardiology at Texas A&M University. In fact, most older and smaller dogs have heart disease. Astounding.... Read more »

Dogs Making a Run at Cats in the U.K.

In America, there are more pet cats than dogs (90 million cats, 77 million dogs, according to the American Pet Products Association) for many years, and it’s also been that way in the United Kingdom. Dogs have nearly caught cats as the most popular pet in the United Kingdom However, the dogs are now making... Read more »

Day at the Dog Beach

What a nice Father's Day.
What a better way to spend Father’s Day, Robin, Lucy and Ethel took me to the dog beach in Chicago (commonly called MonDog, just north of the Montrose Avenue beach for people). It was cloudy Sunday morning, and even began to drizzle but it was a fun hour for all! (Do read the gallery for... Read more »

Memorial Day Goes to the Dogs at Camp Dogwood

Returning home from Camp watching the hockey game and Ethel doing exactly what all dogs do when they return from Camp Dogwood.
Celebrating their 10th Anniversary season, Camp Dogwood is where dogs can be dogs. . . it’s a camp for dogs! The camp is iin Ingleside, IL,  Check out the gallery and see what a camp for dogs is all about: