Argos (is a Galgo Espanol)

Greyhound | MALE | 8 YEARS OLD | Spartanburg, SC


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Argos (is a Galgo Espanol)

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I am Argos. My name was Jacobo and I was born and raised in Spain. I am a Galgo Espanol, also known as a Spanish Greyhound. But don't let the name fool you...I am not just a greyhound from Spain. Galgos are their own breed, cousins to the greyhound. My mommy and daddy like to call me the crazy cousin to my retired racing greyhound brothers! I came from a shelter in Spain called Scooby Medina. Galgo Rescue International Network (GRIN) was the group mommy and daddy got me through. http://www.galgorescue.org/ Galgos have a pretty bad life in Spain. We are used as hunting dogs and illegal race dogs in Spain and when our owners are done with us many get rid of us in cruel, inhumane ways. They are a little too intense to get into here but suffice it to say that Galgos are routinely hung from trees, dropped down wells, abandoned, and otherwise poorly "disposed of." The life and fate of the Galgo is very grim.

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We wish you a Merry Christmas,... we wish you a Merry Christmas,... we wish you a Merry Christmas,...and a HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! Welcome to the DC. My name is Freckles and I hope that we(you, me, and my brothers) can all be the best of furriends. Take care and we left you a CHRISTMAS VOTE. Come by and see us whenever you get a chance. Take care and best wishes.~Freckles (Tango, Cash, and Maverick,too)

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12/25/2008 9:36:53 PM

Argos

Your a handsome boy, glad your safe and in a loving home. Left you a vote.

Come visit me, Villain, Ella, Gretchen, Nature, Schotzie, Sky, Time, Tristar

12/17/2008 1:47:42 AM

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