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|Every issue of the Bark usually contains a
message from our President, Moira Corrigan, a message and perhaps some fun games and
puzzles from our Bark Committee, Teri Spevak, Jeani Penn and Michelle Buchan which will
include Rainbow Bridge memorials, adoptions, donations, important notices, contacts for
our adoption and home visit reps, and more. Here are the highlights and the actual
issues of past editions of the Bark.
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Holiday letter from the President, Moira Corrigan covering the
highlights of 2016, Who We Are - Pat Cattolico - By Jeani Penn, Resolve
is out 6,000th dog, The ‘Woofs’ of Wes ‘n Heff... By Judith Fleming,
Some of our recently adopted dogs and their families, The Mysterious
World of Tick Borne Disease By Dr. Debi Wallingford, Holiday and Weather
Safety for your Greyhound, Notice Board, How to Feed the Beast...the
Beast being our Precious Pups by Jeani Penn, Rainbow Bridge and more.
Letter from the President, Moira Corrigan regarding increased numbers of
adoptions, hookworms, kennel needs and summer perils. Who we are -
Judith Fleming, The ‘Woofs’ of Wes ‘n Heff... By Judith Fleming, Kennel
Cough (Infectious Tracheobronchitis) in Dogs By Wendy C. Brooks, DVM,
Notice Board, Greyhounds and Bone Cancer Osteosarcoma – Making the best
decision for your pet. By Cindy Duff, DVM, Donations for Demi and more.
Holiday letter from the President, Moira Corrigan urging adopters to be
"holiday-wary" with their pups. Who We Are - Chris and Ross
Nooney, feature on Venti, "The ‘Woofs’ of Wes ‘n Heff... By Judith
Fleming," "The First 24 Hours," by Jeani Penn, Corns and Greyhounds,
Sponsoring a Greyhound, Notice Board, GPI on Social Media, "Check Those
Leashes," by Moira, and more.
Letter from the President, Moira Corrigan urging greyhound owners to
read the Leptospirosis article by Dr Lesley Kovar, 5th Annual Greyt
Walkathon, Food donation programs and more. "Who We Are" featuring
our new North Puget Sound Regional VP, Kathy Kreyling, "Why does GPI
have a Theraplate?" by Kathy, "The ‘Woofs’ of Wes ‘n Heff" by Judith
Fleming, "Let these dogs lurch into your heart" by Gail Perry, Winnipeg,
Canada (The American Lurcher Project), Peanut Butter and Pumpkin Dog
Treats, Heatstroke By Shannon Smith, DVM, Are you on Social Media? and
Letter from the President, Moira Corrigan explaining Leptospirosis and
dog loads the past year. Who we are: Steve Waines and Michelle
Buchan, The ‘Woofs’ of Wes ‘n Heff... by Judith Fleming, The Irish
Greyhounds By Patti Roy, Swimming with your Greyhound By: Kendall De
Menech, Sponsor a Greyhound, the Notice Board, GPI on Social Media,
Holiday Safety for your Greyhound, Donations, Adoptions, Bridge
Memorials and more.
Letter from the President, Moira Corrigan, Who We Are: Marchet Anschell,
The ‘Woofs’ of Wes ‘n Heff... by Judith Fleming, Turnout Volunteers by
Kathy Kreyling, Inch’s Story by Samara Schmidt, Sponsor a Greyhound, the
Notice Board, 4th Annual Walkathon information, Greyhounds From South
Korea by Moira Corrigan, Donations, Rainbow Bridge and more.
Letter from the President, Moira Corrigan,
Who We Are: Our Precious Elves - The ROOtique Ladies, Midge Moore and
Cathy Fisk, The ‘Woofs’ of Wes ‘n Heff; by Judith Fleming, Acupuncture
and Greyhounds by Jeani Penn, The Canine Parvovirus infection (Parvo) by
Gary Smith, DVM, The Notices Board, Lost Pets; by Moira Corrigan,
Kennel Needs and more.
Letter from the President, Moira Corrigan, Who We Are - Lorean and John
Love, the last Koda and Karmer Korner, The Story of the Three Sisters by
Jeani Penn, Greyt Blood Donations - Our Greyhounds are Perfect
Candidates by Judith Fleming, Sponsor a Greyhound, Therapy Dogs - Again
by Jeani Penn, Greyhounds and Bone Cancer, the Notice Board, info about the Third Annual Greyt
Walkathon and more.
Letter from the President, Moira Corrigan, Who We Are - Lynn and Roger
Smith, Where Did the Black Dogs Go?, Koda and Karma's Korner, Your
Greyhounds Weight, Therapy Dog - Why Not?, Veterinary Transplant
Services and more.
Letter from the President, Moira Corrigan, meet Steven Facer in our "Who
Are We?" segment, Koda & Karma’s Korner, One Dog’s Journey by Jeani
Penn, Heatstroke by Shannon Smith, DVM, Camping and Hiking with your
Greyhound By Moira Corrigan, and much, much more.
the President, Moira Corrigan, Mayetta Tiffany is featured in "Who Are
We?", Canadian Thanksgiving from Koda and Karma's Korner, The First 24
Hours After Adopting a Greyhound by Jeani Penn, Keeping Old Hounds
Healthy by Lesley Kovar, DVM, Roo-ray for Seniors! By Pat Cattolico,
Black Greyhounds ROOOL!!! by Moira Corrigan, Check Those Leashes and
Letter from the President, Nancy Naslund is featured in the "Who Are
We?" by Jeani Penn, Koda and Karma's Korner by Michelle Buchan, "They're
Here," the in's and out's of a new dog load by Jeani, Worms, Worms, Worms by Dr
Lesley Kovar, new items at the ROOtique, The Dog Food Dilemma by Teri Spevak, and more.
Letter from the President, Greyhound Groupie featuring Moira
Corrigan by Jeani Penn, Noises and Fearful Dogs also by Jeani, Koda and Karma's Korner - a
feature by Michelle Buchan, The Doillars and Sense of it - GPI Operating Costs by Jeani,
Testing for Tick Borne Diseases by Lorean and John Love, Trust...A Deadly Disease and more
Letter from the President, summer tips for safe fun in the sun, Greyhound Brady
Bunch article by Angela Marshall, your aging greyhound by Lesley Kovar, DVM, sponsoring a
greyhound, Track Dog Fundraiser donors, yummy dog biscuit recipes and more.
Izzy, Service Dog Experiences by Ruth Edwards, Guam Greyhounds come to GPI, Life with
Thomas by Beverly Oliver, the Notice Board, Holiday Safety for Your Greyhound, Kennel
Needs and more.
Medical article about SLO - symmetrical lupoid onychodystrophy - diagnosis, treatment and
medications for SLO and more. Oh Mama Mia, Summer Safety for Your Greyhound, the
Notice Board and more.
Goodie, tag number 4900 comes to GPI from Kansas. That is over 4900 dogs we
have brought into GPI since our inception in 1985. Oh, Momma Mia, a new Q & A section,
an article about holiday safety for your greyhound, how to sponsor a greyhound, a list of
our new volunteers for the second and third quarters of 2008, Kanaab Reflections by Ross
Nooney, and more
In our March issue of the Bark you'll find an article about diarrhea by Dr.
Shannon Smith, greyhound collar safety, sponsorship our of available dogs, another Kennel Corner
update on our new kennel with information on donations and sponsoring a kennel run, GPI
notice board and more.
In this Holiday edition of the Bark we have an interesting article by Dr. Suzanne Stack on
Valley Fever, news about bringing in our 4,800th greyhound - Slim, a Kennel Corner
update on our new kennel, an amusing article about Ben, the Crossing Dressing Greyhound
Read an interesting article from Dr. Suzanne Stack on lumbosacral stenosis, a health problem with the spine. Find lots of yummy
Kong recipes, many interesting articles and more.
Read Moira's letter about our exciting news regarding the new kennel, GPI
membership, an article titled, "Keeping Your Greyhound's Teeth Healthy," by Dr.
Debbie Wallingford, first quarter adoptions, Summertime tips for your dog, our Dog of the
Month feature, Welcome to our New Volunteers, a list of our needs at the kennel and more.
In this edition of the Bark, you'll find an informative article about pannus from
The Animal Eye Clinic of Seattle, information about our
John Hern Greyhound Pets, Inc. Founders Trust, Greyhound Poetry by Chris
McClurkin, Montana Musings by Jennie Sheriff and more.
September's edition of the Bark contains an information article about tick borne
diseases by Lorean Love, "The Greyt Escape" by Jack Richardson - greyhound
escapes and what to do to prevent it and how to help look for dogs by the creation of the
"Puppy Posse," Famous Foster Stories by MaryAnne Marble and more.
For March, we had a "Heart Felt Thoughts from a Greyt Foster Family,"
interview with our Editor, Janice Mosher, an article about the importance of proper weight
for a Greyhound, News from the Kennel Committee, Top Ten Reasons to Adopt a Greyhound and
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