I Love My Italian Greyhound

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 30 People

    Sophia

    In 2008 my husband proposed to me. He had recently acquired a lemon and white beagle and knew that I wanted a dog of my own. We looked on petfinder.com and found a grey Italian Greyhound which they stated was 2 years old. We went to a pet fair and saw her and we decided that we...
    mereynolds mereynolds
    26-30
    1 Response Sep 10, 2010

    Such A Sweet Boy <3

    I was not lucky enough to raise my Buca from a pup, when I got together with my husband he was already 3 years old. Skinny as all get out and taller than most Iggy's, it didn't take long for him to capture my heart. We used to call him little cockblock because whenever I would...
    someblonderedhead someblonderedhead
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Jun 14, 2011

    True Love

    My husband is in the military and we have been having a lot of problems, and I am alone a lot so I convinced him that I wanted someone who would always be with me and give me unconditional love and to break up all the testostirone. I researched for months trying to find the...
    bruisedbutnotbroken77 bruisedbutnotbroken77
    31-35, F
    20 Responses Dec 13, 2010

    Jacko Flem We Love His Humpfront!

     My italian greyhounds name  is Jack. But he has about...20 names my family and I have come up with based on his personality. When he gets mad the side of his mouth goes up and gets thick. We call it his flem. So we came up with the names Dr. Flem, Flem boy jackson...
    sarah7 sarah7
    16-17
    Jul 7, 2009

    New Owner Of 10 Week Old Ig.

    Hello all , so awesome to talk to you knowing , you share the amazing love I do for theses puppies !!!! I'm finding , I'm buying everything !!!!! But not sure I needed to ! I signed up an paid 100.00 for potty training class, . It last 8 weeks my puppy is going well (sometimes...
    Docandme Docandme
    51-55
    Jul 11, 2011

    New Owner Of 10 Week Old Ig.

    Hello all , so awesome to talk to you knowing , you share the amazing love I do for theses puppies !!!! I'm finding , I'm buying everything !!!!! But not sure I needed to ! I signed up an paid 100.00 for potty training class, . It last 8 weeks my puppy is going well (sometimes...
    Docandme Docandme
    51-55
    3 Responses Jul 11, 2011
    Bottom9th Bottom9th
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Sep 1, 2014

    Oh My Gosh, How Could I Forget

    Our long time foster IG, Mushi, got adopted this weekend. He needed a home so bad. He had been with us for months and we just couldn't understand why no one wanted to adopt him, but fate had a plan. He is now with a wonderful family. I am so happy for our Mushi. Now we can focus...
    KeepMySecrets KeepMySecrets
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jun 24, 2008

    My Sweet, Sweet Baby

    I am so thankful for my sweet little Iggy. He makes me smile every time I look at him. If it wasn't for him I don't think I would make it. My sweet little Skittle.
    KeepMySecrets KeepMySecrets
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jun 24, 2008

    Marchwind Kennel - Buyer Beware!!! Puppy In Pain!!!

    WARNING!!! BE CAREFUL - Have a female IG that came from Breeder - Marchwind in Vienna, GA. I LOVE THIS PUPPY!!! Vet has determined puppy has a LUXATING PATELLA - congenital. Husband called BREEDER - Lois March and proceeded to tell her what the Vet said and that the puppy needs...
    missrmax missrmax
    46-50
    27 Responses Jun 10, 2011

    Iggy, Iggy, Nice and Pretty

    We have an Iggy named Mr. Hankie. He is the best dog. True to the fact that Iggies are hard to house train, Mr. Hankie was hard to train too. We named him Blackjack when we got him at 6 months old. He has owned us since. We changed his name to Mr. Hankie (the Christmas Poop from...
    JojoWazoo JojoWazoo
    46-50, F
    5 Responses Feb 14, 2009

    Scrappy's Broken Leg

    Our Scrappy jumped out of my husband's arms 4 days ago and broke both bones in his front right leg. The vet told us that the only way he would walk again is if we agreed to the 3000.00 surgery. We didnt have that kind of money lying around unfortunately, so we chose to have the...
    cmlittle cmlittle
    41-45
    Jul 13, 2013

    Iggy Love

    I have one IG of my own. I have had him for about 3 years. We got him when he was 3 months old. He is the light of my life. I love him so much that people think I am a bit off, but they just don't know how much happiness he brings to my life. We also foster IGs for a local rescue...
    KeepMySecrets KeepMySecrets
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Jun 13, 2008
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