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I've been downsizing stuff in my house and came across these treasures in a box. I don't think most current GTers would remember Phoenix, Loca or Treaaure but I sure do miss them :heart I thought I'd post these anyway.

 

Loca card, circa 2004.

 

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Loca and Phoenix in a fun run during the first greyhound expo in Boston area. Loca ended up trotting off of the track while Phoenix jumped and played his way to the end. I think this was 2004 or so.

 

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Phoenix and Loca do Dewey, probably around 2006.

 

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Treasure and Phoenix visit Santa. I think this was around 2012.

 

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Xavi the galgo and Allen the cat. Missing Iker the galgo ?-Feb.9/19, Treasure (USS Treasure) April 12/01-May 6/13, Phoenix (Hallo Top Son) Dec.14/99-June 4/11 and Loca (Reko Swahili) Oct.9/95 - June 1/09.

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I think Loca had passed just before I joined GT, but I know her by the stories. :beatheart

 

I remember Phene and Treasure. It was sure a turning point when the GT hounds I knew started to leave for the bridge.

 

I remember. :grouphug

 

Thank you for sharing them with us. :heart

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I remember all three of them.

 

Especially Loca, whom I met a few times. Do you remember when she and her (almost-as-crazy) half-sister Betsy met and both had their heads and tails at full mast?


Standard Poodle Daisy (12/13); Greys Hildy (Braska Hildy 7/10), Ivy (Jax Isis 10/07), Toodles (BL Toodles 7/09), Opal (Jax Opal 7/08)
Missing Cora (RL Nevada 5/99-10/09), Piper (Cee Bar Easy 2/99-1/10), Tally (Thunder La La 9/99-3/10), Edie (Daring Reva 9/99-10/12), Dixie (Kiowa Secret Sue 11/01-1/13), Jessie (P's Real Time 11/98-3/13), token boy Graham (Zydeco Dancer 9/00-5/13), Cal (Back Already 12/99-11/13), Betsy (Back Kick Beth 11/98-12/13), Standard Poodles Minnie (1/99-1/14) + Perry (9/98-2/14), Annie (Do Marcia 9/03-10/14), Pink (Miss Pinky Baker 1/02-6/15), Poppy (Cmon Err Not 8/05-1/16), Kat (Jax Candy 5/05-5/17)

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I remember them 😊


Jodie D (hope to have another grey name her soon)
Missing my Bridge Babies:
Rusty (Cut a Rusty) 10/18/95-06/09/09
Solo (Tali Solo Nino) 01/10/98-03/25/10
Franny (Frohmader) 02/28/04-08/31/17

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Remember them fondly! :beatheart


Kendra, devoted walker of Lucia (Larking About x Anastasia) and her son Henry (Tom Jones: Great Son x Lucia).

Missing Badger (Vf Get R Done: Quicksand Slip x Ll Tee el See), 5/7/04 - 2/20/14, who opened our hearts and our home to greyhounds,
    Kenzie (Slatex Kenzie: Randy Handy x Slatex Chrisy), 4/16/03 - 10/29/14, who really knew what a good dog she was,
    and Falcon (Atascocita Sabat: Dodgem by Design x Atascocita Barb), 9/13/10 - 1/31/20, who was grumpy and snarky but eventually a little bit cuddly, too.

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I remember them all. I sure miss Loca's antics.


Judy, mom to Do Bee, Bandita, Angel and Gizmo

Forever in our hearts, DeeYoGee, Dani, Emmy, Andy, Heart, Saint, Valentino, Arrow, Gee, Bebe, Jilly Bean, Bullitt, Pistol, Junior, Sammie, Joey

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All of a sudden I have a real need for a pic of Loca on top of a table!

 

Of course I remember!!!


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Patsy and DH with the Humane Society specials, Linus & Jazz, in North Dakota

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I remember...


Irene ~ Owned and Operated by Jenny (Jenny Rocks ~ 11/24/17) ~ JRo, Jenny from the Track

Lola (AMF Won't Forget ~ 04/29/15 -07/22/19) - My girl. I'll always love you.

Wendy (Lost Footing ~ 12/11/05 - 08/18/17) ~ Forever in our hearts. "I am yours, you are mine".

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Those are precious memories and I've been on GT long enough to remember your angels. Thanks for sharing the trip down memory lane.

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Wonderful photos.

 

More recent, but that Christmas photo of Treasure with her teeth just showing is an enduring favourite.

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I remember all of them! They were some of the first GT hounds I knew by name!


Melanie and Eric with Leminim and Eieio and silly kitty Elsa.
See you again someday, my sweet Payton (Flying Payton May 9, 2000-March 18, 2012)
Missing my sweet JJ, world's sweetest cat (April 1997-November 30, 2015)

Stealing food in heaven, my darling Minnie (2006-April 21, 2016)
Reunited with her favorite person in heaven, my Dad, Satin the skittish kitty (2002-May 7, 2016)

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I suspect she's a little preoccupied right now.


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Patsy and DH with the Humane Society specials, Linus & Jazz, in North Dakota

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wonderful memories. I still think of Treasure often because I loved her so much.


Jan with precious pups Katie Crazykatiebug, Emmy (Stormin J Flag) and Simon (Nitro Si) Missing my angels: Bailey Buffetbobleclair 11/11/98-17/12/09; Ben Task Rapid Wave 5/5/02-2/11/15; and Brooke Glo's Destroyer 7/09/06-21/06/16. My blog about grief The reality is that you will grieve forever. You will not get over the loss of a loved one; you will learn to live with it. You will heal and you will rebuild yourself around the loss you have suffered. You will be whole again but you will never be the same. Nor should you be the same, nor would you want to. Elisabeth Kübler-Ross

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