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Yesterday saw the most surreal greyhound experience in the last 12 years of greyhound ownership. Saoirse was fast asleep in her bed in the living room. Suddenly she jumped up, raced into the yard, jumped the gate and was gone. All that happened in the blink of an eye.

2 hours later (after calling the police, Tasso...) my husband went out for one last time before it got to dark and she just appeared next to him looking for a treat and than went home with him.

She is a little scraped and bruised from jumping a gate that is way to big for a dog that can't jump into the car. But otherwise she is fine.

Picture of little Miss Houndini.

 

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Sorry for butchering the english language. I try to keep the mistakes to a minimum.

 

Nadine with Paddy (Zippy Mullane), Saoirse (Lizzie Be Nice), Abu (Cillowen Abu) and bridge angels Colin (Dessies Hero) and Andy (Riot Officer).

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NO NO!! Bad dog!!! 

omg Have you started breathing again? Whew .... !

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Seconding the "OMG! OMG!"  And this was the dog who flunked coursing because she was lazy and had no prey drive, right?  What on earth did she hear?    Hug her neck for us, hard.  

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Yikes! The call of the wild got the best of Saoirse. :gh_run Hope your heart has resumed beating! :beatheart

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You can imagine how terrified I was when hubby called me at work. My little girl gone missing and a severe storm starting to brew. She came home just as the first drops of rain started to fall. 

I can't imagine what triggered her behaviour but she went into the woods behind our house where we always walk. Good thing that she stays away from roads because she is a little afraid of moving cars. 

Sorry for butchering the english language. I try to keep the mistakes to a minimum.

 

Nadine with Paddy (Zippy Mullane), Saoirse (Lizzie Be Nice), Abu (Cillowen Abu) and bridge angels Colin (Dessies Hero) and Andy (Riot Officer).

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:yikes Just :yikes

I'm glad she got home safely. 

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