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Ongoing research into Inherited Epilepsy

Ongoing research into Inherited Epilepsy

One of the most serious genetically inherited illnesses affecting Italian Greyhounds is Inherited Epilepsy, or Idiopathic Epilepsy which results in a dog having seizures, usually developing in an affected Italian Greyhound between the ages of 3½ – 6 years old. A seizure can take many …

Is an Italian Greyhound right for you?

Is an Italian Greyhound right for you?

By Helen Rishworth This article was first published in Our Dogs (http://www.ourdogs.co.uk) in May, 2008. Published here with additional photography by Christine Chau. Italian Greyhounds are an incredibly loyal and loving breed but they are not suitable for everyone. Here, I will explore the Italian …

The approach to Judging Italian Greyhounds

The approach to Judging Italian Greyhounds

By Helen Rishworth Much discussion is currently circulating the show world regarding the development programmes that are in place for upcoming judges. The strengths of existing structures and potential improvements which could be introduced to support judges wishing to progress up judging lists are being …