Radio


Greyhound
Picture of Radio, a male Greyhound

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Home:Long Beach, CA  [I have a diary!]  
Age: 11 Years   Sex: Male   Weight: 51-100 lbs

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Nicknames:
C'mon Buddy, Rade, Rodeo

Doggie Dynamics:
 Energy 
sleepyenergetic
 
 Intelligence 
sillygenius
 
 Friendliness 
aggressiveaffectionate
 
 Playfulness 
not playfulvery playful
 
 Disposition 
anxiouscalm
 

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Quick Bio:
-purebred-dog rescue

Birthday:
July 28th 2003

Likes:
soft places to sleep, gathering toys to keep in his bed

Pet-Peeves:
loud children, loud vehicles, skateboarders

Favorite Toy:
favorite is broken jaw former talking frog man, bunny, snowman, big monkey, cat toys

Favorite Food:
raw food diet including ground beef, eggs, steaks, chicken legs, pork ribs, pretty much anything!

Favorite Walk:
Funston, Morri Point, and Esplanade located in Pacifica, CA

Best Tricks:
sit, down, stand, stay, shake, bow, up up, jump!, back up, catch

Arrival Story:
Adopted through the Greyhound Adoption Center of Lakeside, California. Save a greyhound at http://www.greyhoundog.org. Find out why greyhounds need your help at http://www.greyhounds.org

Bio:
In Radio's former racing life his name was Working Day. He had 82 matches and went as high as Grade B. His brother, Size Them Up, had 162 races and went as high as AA Grade. His sister, Zippy Do Dah, had 178 races and went as high as AA Grade. His mother was Making Dreams (born in 1995, Winner 1997 Multnomah Oregon-Bred Futurity, 113 races) and his father was Beastwithtobacks (born in 1997, Winner 1999 Woodlands Kansas-Bred Countdown and 2000 Wichita Kansas Cup. 2nd 2000 Wichita IROC. 3rd 2000 Woodlands Kansas Cup. 1999 Woodlands Kansas-Bred Juvenile finalist, 18 races).

Forums Motto:
live long, sleep hard

I've Been On Dogster Since:
October 27th 2007 More than 6 years!

Rosette, Star and Special Gift History

Dogster Id:
652884


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Optometrist Visit

March 25th 2009 3:34 pm
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I guess the raw food isn't entirely a cure-all, and perhaps we shouldn't have listened to the holistic doctor about his eye drops. In any case, his pannus is flaring back up and now he will need drops everyday and more frequent doctor visits.

 

2009 Thus Far

February 17th 2009 1:55 am
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I forgot to add I've been enjoying 2009 so far. The biggest change so far this year has been my diet. I've switched over to a raw diet and I like it! I feel more blood flow (because all of us dogs are so keen we can tell) throughout my body, my pads are less dry, and my eyes are also improving... I only do one of the drops (the yellow one that I like to lick off my paw) once a week now. The Coastal Holistic (or as James says it, "Hoastal Colistic") vet is a lot better than my previous ones... they have a really big comfy bed and 2 nice doctors that know how to touch my good. Last month I had an ear infection but that's only because I went to the ocean everyday with my great dane friend Vanna and her owner which I secretly have a crush on (I once got a hard-on behind her back, she'll never know!) Ok, I better stop writing because I must get my 23 hours of sleep!

 

Santa Cruz Petsmart

February 17th 2009 1:47 am
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I forgot to write but a week ago (2/8/2009) I went to Santa Cruz's Petsmart to be a show dog. Well, sorta. The show was just to get others to adopt another greyhound like me. So far I've been to 3 types of greyhound rescue events including SF Haye's Street Fair, Pacifica Fogfest '08, and this recent Santa Cruz Petsmart. I like it because everyone pays a lot of attention to me and I even went into Petsmart's cat adoption center. The cats didn't mind me because I was too scared to look them in the eye!

 
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