Italian Greyhounds

Franklin Co. authorities charge children with animal cruelty after viral video surfaces

Deputies say the kids took Opal, a miniature Italian Greyhound, off her porch earlier this week. Video of an attack against Opal was posted later on social media. The video sparked outrage, garnering more than 12,000 views. Animal rights groups sounded off … Click To Read Article

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After Elderly Woman Nearly Dies, Doctors Warn People To Stop Letting Dogs Lick Their Faces

An English woman found herself in a hospital with a life-threatening infection from an unexpected source: The affectionate licking of her Italian greyhound. The 70-year-old’s story was detailed in the BMJ Case Reports medical journal by doctors at the … Click To Read Article

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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 … Click To Read Article

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Franklin Co. authorities charge children with animal cruelty after viral video surfaces

Deputies say the kids took Opal, a miniature Italian Greyhound, off her porch earlier this week. Video of an attack against Opal was posted later on social media. The video sparked outrage, garnering more than 12,000 views. Animal rights groups sounded off … Click To Read Article

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Video of Franklin Co. dog abuse posted to social media sparks outrage

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) – Opal is still as sweet as always. But now the miniature Italian greyhound seems sad, a little nervous. Who can blame her? Opal’s owner is upset, too. “If somebody was to throw a brick through my window, I’d get over it,” said … Click To Read Article

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New Information Will Come Today On Frankfort Animal Abuse Investigation

“She just looks depressed to me,” Willis said. “Anyone that knows Opal, knows that’s not her.” The miniature Italian Greyhound and her owner have had a rough two days after an unforgettable Monday afternoon. “I can’t get it out of my mind. I mean … Click To Read Article

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Franklin Co. authorities charge children with animal cruelty after viral video surfaces

Deputies say the kids took Opal, a miniature Italian Greyhound, off her porch earlier this week. Video of an attack against Opal was posted later on social media. The video sparked outrage, garnering more than 12,000 views. Animal rights groups sounded off … Click To Read Article

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After Elderly Woman Nearly Dies, Doctors Warn People To Stop Letting Dogs Lick Their Faces

An English woman found herself in a hospital with a life-threatening infection from an unexpected source: The affectionate licking of her Italian greyhound. The 70-year-old’s story was detailed in the BMJ Case Reports medical journal by doctors at the … Click To Read Article

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Military dogs should never be abandoned overseas

I have to agree with this. I am not sure why military dogs should be left behind. Read the article here.

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Pet cockatoo named Spike feeds dogs

Our dog Mr. Chip doesn’t allow a bird in his yard. Having a bird in the house, I can’t image he would allow that! He wouldn’t mind having the dog treats. Read article here.

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