Celebrating Greyhounds - Spring/Summer 2017 - 2
3 From the Editor
17 Cassie the Miracle Dog
A Greyhound faces challenges after five years of
running loose. By Mary McCormick
5 Greyhound Bytes
Run Dog Run
By Stacy Pigott
22 Hounds Behind Bars
Greyhounds are successfully fostered and trained in a
prison program. By Mary Renck Jalongo, Ph.D.
11 Ask the Expert:
Do You Have a FourLegged Klutz?
By Deb Lavasseur, CTB
30 Stopping the Flu in its Tracks
Merck Animal Health releases best practices to prevent
the spread of Canine Influenza Virus H3N2. By Merck
47 You're Invited
33 Blood Values Make Greyhounds Unique
What the numbers and the differences mean.
By Calli Cook
49 In Memoriam
38 That Dog
A new hound proves to be a handful for
'experienced' owners. By Barbara Williams
2 Celebrating Greyhounds Spring/Summer 2017
Neko (Dianna Ross), adopted by Jan Brinegar
of Oak Lawn, Illinois, through American
Greyhound's The Greyhound Inmate Experience.
44 Medieval Heroes
Guinefort and Dragon are two Greyhounds
who were revered in history. By Linda Slusser
On the Cover: Greyhounds grace the battlefields of
Gettysburg during the annual Greyhounds in Gettysburg
gathering each spring.