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Kylie Jenner Gets Her Dream Dog, an Italian Greyhound Puppy Named Norman—See the Pics!

Dreams do come true, dolls—just ask Kylie Jenner! The 17-year-old Keeping Up With the Kardashians star has wanted an Italian greyhound since 2012 (at least), and this Christmas, she finally got her precious puppy, a tiny little guy she’s named Norman!

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A goofy, elegant Italian greyhound with a scent of cinnamon

They found him wandering the streets of San Leandro, half-starved with a broken jaw. He was an Italian greyhound, a scrawny breed at best, so his foster mother named him Little Bit. She said in his Petfinder profile that he was the most affectionate dog …


Italian greyhound stealing hearts in Westport

When Lori and Peter Ethier decided to share their lives with a photogenic little Italian greyhound 12 years ago, little did they realize that the handsome hound would soon take over their hearth and home and quite frankly, their lives. Meet Gianni Vincenzo …

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Since he arrived from Puerto Rico, she loves Felipe all day

Roxy, 8, and Greyson, 3, two Italian greyhounds who live in Washington, Pa., have 7,415 followers on their Facebook page, “Foxy Roxy the Italian Greyhound.” Their owners are Jason Dunkle and Mona Gray. Mr. Dunkle, 36, posts photographs of the 12- to 14 …

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Gonzo the Italian Greyhound experiences his first snow-day (video)

After what my poor Sasha went through these last few days in Chicago – first, 12+ inches of snow, then -17°F daytime temperatures (without windchill) – I’ve grown increasingly sympathetic to snowbooties for dogs, like this woman with her poor little …

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Pet insurance can be a life saver, but make sure to shop around

She helps run an Italian Greyhound rescue operation that saves dogs in four Gulf Coast States. Right now, she has eight dogs in her home and their care can become expensive. In order to help with vet bills, she has pet insurance on all of the dogs that are...


This Is the Most Popular Dog Breed to Ever Live in the White House

Number of dogs to have lived in the White House: Three In 1844, President John Tyler surprised his wife, Julia, with an Italian greyhound. The young racing pup named Le Beau, which means “beautiful one” in French, was said to have been rough on the …


It's Late Night with Frisbee Meyers! (That’s Seth Meyers’ Tiny Italian Greyhound, Natch)

The late night wars are back, but this time, Dave and Jay have been replaced with four-legged contenders. The 5-year-old pooch’s celebrity status doesn’t stop at Late Night; she’s also had a cameo on The Mindy Project, starred along with Seth in a …

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Veteran, canine friend stop in Warren during hospital tour

They’re calling their journey Tater and Cliff’s Charity Ride for Service Dogs. Tater is Terry’s PTSD and therapy dog — a 4-year-old Italian Greyhound. Terry hopes the ride will help raise money to provide service dogs to other military veterans.

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The 21 Easiest Dog Breeds to Own

Regular grooming. The German shepherd’s thick coat requires weekly grooming. Don’t be intimidated by the Italian greyhound’s speed or graceful looks. The AKC reports this breed is “generally easy to train and prefers to spend most of his time with …

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Nobody Knew How To Help This Dog Who Was Scared Of Everything, Until Her Baby Brother Arrived

No one knows exactly why the little Italian greyhound, who was dropped off at an animal shelter in Alberta, was so quaky all the time, but she seemed to be afraid of everything, from people to squeaky toys and even flies. The first people who took her from …


Dogs on Marijuana: Not Cool

Dog freaks out on pot” may sound like a scene from a stoner comedy or a viral video, but it happens surprisingly often. In New York City, veterinarians …

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Understanding your dog's bark

The reasons can be endless, which is why The American Kennel Club offers the following tips to help you understand your pup better.

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Dogs help researchers track down lizard poop

The dogs helped Filazzola, a biology PhD student at York University in Canada, find and document blunt-nosed leopard lizard feces, revealing the …

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Dogs And Cats Take Over NYC With Westminster Kennel Club And American Kennel Club's Meet ...

NEW YORK, Jan. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Westminster Kennel Club and American Kennel Club (AKC®) present Meet & Compete, …

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What new breeds are appearing at the 2017 Westminster dog show?

The pumi, the sloughi, and the American hairless terrier will all be making their debut appearances at this year’s Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show …

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Bull Dogs stifle Whiteland for 5th straight

King, the Bull Dogs' 6-foot-8 forward, hit four 3-point shots and scored 28 to lead all scorers, but more importantly, lead North to its fifth consecutive win …

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Human instinct: Dogs prefer to share food with familiar partners

LONDON: Just like humans, dogs prefer sharing food with the familiar partners. However, they are also ready to share food with other animals during …

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Exercising Your Italian Greyhound

The Italian Greyhound is a very lovable, engaging dog breed which loves playing with its family. The dogs may participate in several show events and competitions; they excel at lure coursing, agility, obedience and conformation events. An Italian Greyhound …

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Food truck for dogs is huge hit

"I would hate the idea of making my own dog sick, let alone a customer's dog,” she said. “So I just started researching and dog treat recipes are really …

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2016’s rescue pets: Where bark they now?

Now that’s heavenly! A rather statuesque Italian Greyhound named Archer followed the cat days of summer as September’s Pet of the Month. It’s a fitting description, considering how terrified he was of practically everything. But despite the cold …

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Study: Dogs Dig Raggae Mon'

The Scottish SPCA (Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) have conducted a study on dogs, to find our what genre of music they enjoy the …

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Italian Greyhound Rescue – What You Should Know

If you’re considering an Italian Greyhound rescue, there are some important facts you should know. As with any breed, doing your homework is essential before taking on an Italian Greyhound rescue. It’s important to know what to expect with the breed …

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These are the 'smartest' dog breeds, according to a canine psychologist

I don’t know if I believe Italian Greyhounds are number 60. They just have humans figured out.

There's no easy way to rate dog intelligence. As canine psychologist Stanley Coren wrote back in the 90s, there's adaptive intelligence (i.e., figuring …

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Meet the Golden Retriever Who Has Been Delivering Newspapers in His Neighborhood for 11 Years

Quincy the Golden Retriever is the friendly neighborhood delivery-dog for the people in Boulder, Colo. Every morning Quincy and his owner Paul …

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