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Adopting the Racing Greyhound
by Cynthia A. Branigan, Cleveland Amory

Greyhound Tales: True Stories of Rescue, Compassion and Love
by Nora Star (Editor)

The Greyhound: An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet
by Daniel Braun Stern

Guide to Adopting an Ex-Racing Greyhound
by Carolyn Raeke

Italian Greyhound : A Complete and Reliable Handbook
by Dean Keppler
Hardcover - 96 pages
TFH Publications; ISBN: 0793807891

Living with a Greyhound
by Cynthia Branigan
Book Description: Famous through the ages both as racers and hunters, these graceful dogs should be provided with plenty of space for exercise. Titles in this growing series are written especially for owners who have just acquired a pedigreed pup, as well as for prospective owners trying to decide on which breed to choose. Each book gives an in-depth presentation of the special needs and traits of a specific dog breed. Which are best with kids? Which make good working farm dogs? Which are good hunters? Is the breed ideal for an owner who merely wants a companionable house pet? Living with a Pet books give readers a detailed understanding of the title breed's daily needs, special abilities, physical and personality traits, susceptibility to health problems, and the steps owners should take to ensure a happy relationship with dogs of all breeds. These hardcover and dust-jacketed volumes are filled with unusually attractive full-color photos and interesting sidebar features. 
Hardcover: 128 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.66 x 9.50 x 7.90 
Publisher: Barrons Educational Series; 1st edition (February 28, ) 
ISBN: 0764154281

The Reign of the Greyhound
The Reign of the Greyhound
by Cynthia A. Branigan
Book Description: The regal history of a revered, elegant breed. They were one of the first wild animals to come under the protection of humans. They have sat at the feet of the Pharaohs. Their likenesses have graced coins, stamps, seals, and coats of arms. And they have won the hearts of dog lovers worldwide with their sweet nature, intelligence, and grace. 

Beautifully illustrated with more than 100 black-and-white reproductions and photos, The Reign of the Greyhound is a rich, historical testimony to the breed, celebrating its extraordinary place in canine history and human civilization. Passionately written by Greyhound expert Cynthia Branigan, this updated edition features new information on the history and current state of ex-racer adoptions, which save the lives of thousands of Greyhounds each year. From ancient Egypt to modern times, from the temple to the show ring to the track, you’ll see how this noble breed has evolved from a royal pet to a racing dog to a loving companion–and you’ll no doubt deepen your understanding and appreciation of this fine animal, whose regal history has been too long ignored. 
Hardcover from Howell Book House

Retired Racing Greyhounds for Dummies
by Lee Livinghood

The Ultimate Greyhound
by Mark Sullivan (Editor)

Veterinary Advice for Greyhound Owners
by John Kohnke
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