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Our First Greyhound - Grizwald

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Hi all,

My wife and I just adopted out first retired racer, a 4 year old boy named Grizwald a few days ago. 

He's a very timid guy, spending most of his time nestled in his crate.

He's joining our 8 year old Boston Terrier, Pepper who rules the house. Hopefully she can instil some confidence in him over time.

Here's a pic of him:

https://photos.app.goo.gl/VAdcyq26yUYKG9EdA

 

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Welcome Grizwald. Looks like you've made it. Comfy safe bed, food and warmth, what more do you need? :D

Time, patience and humour on your part is the best thing for him. My Grace is still "developing" after 18 months


Grace (Ardera Coleen) born 18 June 2014
Raced at Monmore Green, Wolverhampton UK - 68 Races, 9 wins, 5 second places
Gotcha Day 10 June 2018 

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Welcome to GT! Your boy is a beauty


Living with Buddy Molly b. 5 November 2010. Welcomed home 16/6/2018 ❤️

Won 17/112 races at Romford - our champion Essex boy

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Welcome from Delaware.


Irene Ullmann w/Shine and Odin in Lower Delaware
Angels Brandy, John E, American Idol, Paul and Fuzzy
Handcrafted Greyhound and Custom Clocks http://www.houndtime.com
Zoom Doggies-Racing Coats for Racing Greyhounds

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What a cutie! :wub: But then, I'm partial to brindles since my first two were brindles. :D I bet some of the timidness will ebb away over time as he settles in and feels more at home. Congrats to all of you!


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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Welcome to Grizwald and his family!  Great name, and handsome dog.  I've never had a very shy dog, but I bet you'll get to see Grizwald blossom over the next six months.  Does he like going for walks?  That's a good bonding experience.  


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Ellen, Milo, and Jeter

remembering Eve, Baz, Scout, Romie, and Nutmeg

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