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Treacle - Greyhound

By NDODS    
Good Day to you all at ePz.

Thank you all so very much for taking the time out to view, comment and vote on my image of Coco the Miniature Poodle which I uploaded yesterday. A further thank you goes to; Pentaxpatty (Patricia), BRITICHIE (Bernie) and Accipter (Arthur) for their User Awards.

Today's images of of a beautiful former racing Greyhound called Treacle.

Greyhound Dog Temperament

Known as "the world's fastest couch potato," the Greyhound is quiet, calm and extremely well-mannered indoors. They are good with other dogs, and with other pets if raised with them; outdoors, they tend to chase any small thing that moves. They are very sensitive and sometimes timid. Despite their independent nature, they are eager to please.

Greyhound Dog Care

The Greyhound needs daily exercise, but he is a sprinter, not an endurance runner. His needs can thus be met with a chance to run, or by a longer walk on leash. He loves to run and chase outdoors, and can easily run into danger at great speed unless exercised in a safe area. He is not amenable to living outdoors. Greyhounds relish creature comforts and must have soft bedding and warmth. The coat is extremely easy to care for, needing only occasional brushing to remove dead hair.

I hope that you all have a fantastic day whatever you may be getting up to. As for me I have a few chores to do before I can sit back and enjoy the sun in the garden.

Regards as always Nathan GrinGrinGrin

Tags: Pet Greyhound Breed Pets and captive animals Treacle Sprinting

Voters: CarolG, kuipje, pks and 84 more

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CarolG 14 199 20 Greece
23 Mar 2016 7:21AM
A very alert looking fella, Nathan, wonderful capture.
Jasper87 Plus
11 2.8k 158 England
23 Mar 2016 7:28AM
The square format is perfect for your portraits, Nathan.

leka 9 2 Hong Kong
23 Mar 2016 7:29AM
Another great dog portrait GrinGrin
peterjones 19 5.1k 1 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2016 7:46AM
As usual a lovely image ...Grin
sparrowhawk Plus
12 282 2 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2016 7:49AM
cats_123 Plus
17 5.1k 30 Northern Ireland
23 Mar 2016 8:01AM
They're also often prone to NOT winning races!!!! GrinGrinGrinGrin
accipiter 11 61 England
23 Mar 2016 8:04AM
Another good one Nathan. A
23 Mar 2016 8:11AM
Excellent dog portraits Nathan, lead image my favourite,
23 Mar 2016 8:18AM
Lovely dog portraits again , Nathan I love the expression ! - The lead one is my favorite too ! --- Jukka.
What a fabulous dog portrait. superb capture, great photography, Nathan.
23 Mar 2016 8:35AM
You have made a wonderful makeup for this greyhound. Well done Nathan.
23 Mar 2016 8:41AM
Love those ears NathanGrinGrinLin
barbarahirst 13 27 12 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2016 8:51AM
why the marks in that ear?
ddolfelin Plus
9 103 3 Wales
23 Mar 2016 9:06AM
Another good dog shot, Nathan.
danbrann 17 640 17
23 Mar 2016 9:15AM
On to a winner here Nathan.
franken Plus
19 5.3k 4 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2016 9:20AM
I appear to like both versions, Nathan.

jdenman 13 19 5 Spain
23 Mar 2016 9:42AM
A great breed, am a big fan and have a Galgo myself.
ade123 8 285 1 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2016 10:23AM
Superb images Nathan.

jocas 6 6 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2016 10:59AM
A super portrait and interesting narrative.
Irishkate Plus
11 45 121 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2016 11:06AM
You've captured his character very well Nathan - can't believe you got to know all their names
and breeds in that photo quest! Interesting facts too.
Kate Grin
Richsr 14 91 223 England
23 Mar 2016 12:54PM
Like the eyes and good details Nathan, square format works well here
SlowSong Plus
13 9.8k 30 England
23 Mar 2016 1:10PM
You're getting some cracking pics of dogs, Nathan. Love them all. I bet you're enjoying it too. Smile
23 Mar 2016 1:14PM
2 Fabulous images Nathan
AnnJ 9 5 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2016 1:23PM
This is a stunner Nathan. Love it.
Daisymaye Plus
12 23 19 Canada
23 Mar 2016 1:28PM
A lovely bright and alert looking portrait Nathan. Just seen the version, listening behind and looking ahead.
Mollycat Plus
8 21 2 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2016 1:55PM
Beautifully done Nathan. I assume with a name like Treacle he didn't win many races.
Peter GrinGrinGrin
23 Mar 2016 1:55PM
Two excellent images
23 Mar 2016 3:31PM
Another great dog shot love the eyes Regards Dave Smile
Nikonuser1 Plus
9 168 16 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2016 3:54PM
A nother great pair of doggy images NathanGrinGrinGrin

23 Mar 2016 4:08PM
First class. Nathan

dudler Plus
18 1.7k 1877 England
23 Mar 2016 4:52PM
Why do I want to just put 'Moi?'
23 Mar 2016 5:10PM
Superb Eye contact Nathan, and a super addition to the series.

John Smile
JuBarney Plus
10 34 5 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2016 5:13PM
Terrific shots
taggart Plus
17 47 14 United States
23 Mar 2016 6:32PM
Help--- have we met before? Great eyes!
23 Mar 2016 6:45PM
Loving this series Nathan, Another beautiful portrait Grin

23 Mar 2016 8:07PM
Two super shots Nathan. Cathy
23 Mar 2016 8:41PM
Another cracker Nathan

Madoldie 7 586 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2016 9:20PM
Great find Nathan, another well captured and beautiful dog. Love this project You've got going,
all the best,
Mat SmileSmileSmile
DavesWork 7 1 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2016 7:54AM
The eyes have it here, they're piercing and intent. Wonderful images.
exposure Plus
17 6.0k United Kingdom
24 Mar 2016 8:54AM
Two lovely images Nathan...lovely eye detail.
Dwaller 14 5 1 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2016 9:26AM
Great shot and use of a macro lens Nathan, WinkWink
Bravdo 13 17 2 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2016 1:11PM
Treacle is looking rather inquisitive at you Nathan, Another fine portrait from you, and as always a great write up.

Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
28 Mar 2016 10:22AM
This one is smiling! GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Lovely capture Nathan!
fificat100 10 5 2 Scotland
23 Apr 2016 1:54AM
Superb eye contact here

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