ACKNOWLEDGMENTS.FOREWORD.PREFACE TO THE THIRD EDITION.INTRODUCTION.1. A Brief History of the Breed.2. Choosing the Right Dog for You.3. The Racing Life.4. In a Home.5. Care and Feeding.6. Insecticides and Anesthesia.7. Training.8. Having Fun.APPENDICES.I. Other Sighthounds.II. The Greyhound's Anatomy.III. Veterinary Information.IV. Adoption Groups.V. Resources and Organizations.INDEX.
CYNTHIA A. BRANIGAN is president of Make Peace With Animals, an animal welfare group. Among the group's special missions are Greyhound rescue and placement. Branigan is recognized as the country's leading expert on adopting racing Greyhounds, and frequently gives seminars and interviews on the topic. Branigan is the only author of a book on Greyhound adoption who is also founder and president of an adoption agency, which has placed more than 4,000 Greyhounds since its founding in 1988.