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Hey Iggys I need your help

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Sissy

Merry Christmas
 
 
Barked: Sat Mar 24, '07 11:33am PST 
Hi there Iggys. CAn you guys do me a favor? I need you guys to list 10 pros about owning an Iggy and why and 10 cons about owning an Iggy and why.
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Dancing- Feather

Back Rubs are- cool
 
 
Barked: Thu Mar 29, '07 2:04am PST 
Iggy's are very beautiful,loving,very gentle,proud, small, great for apartment, easy to handle, not agressive temperment, and make great
hot water bottles, thin coat means very little shedding. The also get along well with other dogs and cats. Fleas don't have anywhere to hide.
DOWNFALLS:
Prefer to sleep under covers which some people don't like. They are one owner dogs, they love their owner and will do anything to get to them if left. Their think coats are a little downfall in that they don't like the cold weather and need at least a sweater. They are very lean dogs and for that reason vets need to be careful of anesthesia and also have thin skin when needing surgery. Best kept on leash, they can run fast. Can't think of 10 reasons not to be owned by an Italian Greyhound.
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chester

chester -- best in show
 
 
Barked: Thu Mar 29, '07 7:46am PST 
1. super affectionate
2. not aggressive
3. like to wear stupid costumes
4. like everyone
5. keep you warm at night, they like to sleep under the covers

1. ours is hard to train
2. ours likes to disobey even though he knows he'll get in trouble
3. pester other dogs
4. like to escape
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Arabella

she's been named- the
 
 
Barked: Sat Mar 31, '07 5:59pm PST 
Pros:
1. They're cuddly versions of the big ones!
2. They keep your feet warm at night
3. They are ridiculously funny when they play
4. They eat very little
5. They make 'doody duty' easy
6. They're easily transportable
7. They shed very little
8. They won't drag you behind on their leash
9. They're good with other dogs - make great playmates
10. They're fast as lightning.

Cons:
1. They're hard to housebreak
2. They can be very stubborn
3. They can be easily injured
4. They're too fragile for very active kids
5. They tend to be alpha- or want to be
6. They're fast as lightning - hard to catch!
7. They're very sensitive to the elements
8. They can have sensitive skin
9. They LOVE to chew up anything and everything!
10. They're very mischeivous
6.
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Keelie

Wanna Race?
 
 
Barked: Tue Apr 3, '07 4:22pm PST 
Pros
1. Snuggly
2.Small for apartments and to take places
3.Likes to play
4.Long lives
5.doesn't normally bark
6.easy to teach
7.almost no shedding
8.likes everyone
9.low food bill
10.like to wear clothes

Cons
1.Hard to housetrain
2.can be stubborn
3.runs so fast hard to catch
4.can be hard with cold weather
5.fragile
6.takes up a big place in bed
7.beggers
8.velcro
9.likes to walk on computers or things in you rlap
10.They're very mischeivous
Hope that helps!! smile
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