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Remembering Girlfriend Greyhound

Remembering Girlfriend Greyhound

On April 8, I was trying to keep my eyes open when a blanket of fatigue cast over me. Before I closed my eyes, I looked at Girlfriend greyhound as she struck the most perfectly sweet pose. My immediate thought was to walk across the […]

Tucson Barney Tests Greyhounds for Cat Tolerance

Tucson Barney Tests Greyhounds for Cat Tolerance

Sixteen-year-old Barney the Cat has made quite a name for himself in a certain Tucson canine community. Up until recently, he held an important volunteer position at Southern Arizona Greyhound Adoption (SA Greys). Yes, you read that right, a cat among the hounds. A Tucson […]

So. AZ Clydesdale celebrates 17th birthday; virtual invitation

So. AZ Clydesdale celebrates 17th birthday; virtual invitation

I love horses, particularly Clydesdales and Gulliver, the mascot from Equine Voices Rescue & Sanctuary in Amado, AZ, is my favorite. He’s turning 17 and having a virtual birthday party on June 23th and YOU are invited. A Tucson Tail interviewed him. Take it away […]

Interview with Daisy Greyhound: The Covid Life

Interview with Daisy Greyhound: The Covid Life

The Greyt Mag interviewed me: GM: Daisy, tell the audience a little about yourself. DG: It’s obvious that I am a greyhound…I raced. I had 17 offspring. I’m missing a toe. I came to adoption via foster through Southern Arizona Greyhound Adoption.  I am 11 […]

Tucson Greyhound Celebrates 15th Birthday

Tucson Greyhound Celebrates 15th Birthday

Girlfriend greyhound celebrated her 15th birthday today March 8, 2020. She is my first greyhound (out of four) that flew through her 13th birthday, sailed past her 14th birthday and turned 15. Around 14 3/4 she suffered a bad kidney infection where she urinated in […]

Fall in love with Zen Donkey Sanctuary in Marana

Fall in love with Zen Donkey Sanctuary in Marana

Last week I had the pleasure of returning to Zen Donkey Sanctuary – what a special place – a labor of love (and 501c3 non-profit organization) tended by Sandy and her husband and a few volunteers including Liz who arranged for our visit and her […]

Grants for Supporting Tucson Rescues’ Adoptions

Grants for Supporting Tucson Rescues’ Adoptions

Hats off to the many of Tucson’s local animal rescue organizations – you do so much with so little. You are conversant in stretching your hard-earned fundraising dollars to cover routine veterinary expenses and other expenses. But what happens when a dog or cat needs […]

Senior dog Mattie

Senior dog Mattie

Hello.  I am Mattie. I’m an almost 12-year-old Catahoula mix. My people love me very much. I am a big gentle girl who loves green beans.   XOX Mattie McIntosh

Newly adopted greyhound Lisee

Newly adopted greyhound Lisee

Bonjour. My name is Lisee (lee-say) and I just found my forever home. Lucky me. I met Daisy greyhound in play group. We are friends. xox Lisee greyhound and brood mama – see my video

In Memory: Alisha Escoto, Web Designer, Dog Rescuer

In Memory: Alisha Escoto, Web Designer, Dog Rescuer

The sky is a little bit brighter tonight as Tucson lost one of its shining stars yesterday. On Sunday February 17, 2019, Alisha May Escoto (McGhee) lost her long and hard-fought battle against depression. A memorial service will be held for her Feb. 21 at […]