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DogsBestFriend Tue 05-Jul-11 17:42:06

Other posters put up "property porn", I want to show you some Pooch Porn. grin

This little angel needs a home.

I defy you not to go awwwwww!

5inthebed Tue 05-Jul-11 17:48:26

Oh my, she looks like my MIL. grin

PersonalClown Tue 05-Jul-11 17:50:20

The poor baby that had been set on fire!!shock

If I had the space, I'd have him here.

5inthebed Tue 05-Jul-11 17:53:15

I have just been looking at the two staffies who have deformitites. Poor babies. They look lovely though, hope they get a great home.

izzybiz Tue 05-Jul-11 18:44:43

I want to take Bear home!

Batteryhuman Tue 05-Jul-11 19:00:36

I want the rottie bitch.

BeerTricksPotter Tue 05-Jul-11 19:07:14

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DogsBestFriend Tue 05-Jul-11 20:47:57

shock 5inthebed, I can't believe you just said that! grin


So, I'll pass Rob at canine99 your phone numbers shall I ladies, so he can arrange homechecks.... grin

5inthebed Tue 05-Jul-11 20:59:05

But she does! I think its the eyes hmmgrin

izzybiz Tue 05-Jul-11 21:16:37

I wish Dh would say yes. We already have Lola our SBT, may be able to talk him round once all the work on our house is done and our youngest is at school.... grin

Scuttlebutter Tue 05-Jul-11 22:04:36

LOL at Pooch Porn. grin
Now if you want to get hardcore (Scuttle dons mac, and too short trousers) try these

LordOfTheFlies Tue 05-Jul-11 22:13:21

Oh Scuttle I knew without even opening your link what it would be.
But I opened it anyway...
I keep letching over "Steve" the greyhound from Brentwood retired greyhound.
My DH is fed up with me saying
"Oh look at his eyes/his little ears/ his lovely legs..."

BTW why are the blacks hounds considered harder to home. Is this the most common colour?

UnseenAcademicalMum Tue 05-Jul-11 23:23:27

I don't understand it either LordoftheFlies. We have a black allegedly whippet, but we suspect whippet/greyhound cross. He is beautiful.

Scuttlebutter Wed 06-Jul-11 08:31:51

blush I am obviously now known as the local "pusher" of greyhound hardcore.

Black dogs of all breeds are usually harder to home - all sorts of theories, ranging from the fact they can look more threatening and less appealing to the roots of folklore and tales about giant black dogs. In studies, has also been confirmed that in a shelter environment, black woofs are last to be chosen, along with a bias against larger, male dogs. So if you are a large, black male dog, you will have a harder time getting a home. sad

Don't understand it personally, as two of ours are black and I LOVE their colour, as nothing gleams like a black coat in good condition - it's like silk. However, we'd got ourselves organised and had ensured a bias towards black clothes (my inner Goth emerging) as everything was covered in hair (don't believe anyone who tells you greys don't shed). Then of course we ended up adopting our third who is a beautiful blonde - so now everything we wear will show up either the black hair or the blonde. grin

BeerTricksPotter Wed 06-Jul-11 09:43:21

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