2018 was a good year at A Tucson Tail. Many greyhounds stayed here at the bed & biscuit home away from home. Let’s see there was Furlough, Flash, Lily, Ernie, Zig Zag, Jarvis, Felix, Mochi, Coffee, Kingston, Mandy and Harley. Non-greyhounds were Sam, Bella, Rio, […]
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Twenty years ago today, I adopted my first greyhound. Little did I know how greyhound adoption would alter my life and define it as well. At the time I was struggling to be self-employed in Southern California and decided I wanted a dog because with […]
My name is Millie but Karyn calls me Millie Pillie. What’s a pillie?
I like to stay here at A Tucson Tail bed and biscuit dog boarding. Earlier this year I had rectal cancer but I’m better now. And my person can travel again, so here I am.
The greyhounds Girlfriend (pictured) and Daisy are really laid back. Me, not so much. I burst on to the patio running and barking. I bark at trees that sway, shadows, the dog next door, the wind. I hate thunderstorms and my Thundershirt doesn’t help but a heavy tranquilizer does. I am a wild and crazy girl.
Even though I weigh about 60 pounds, I consider myself a lap dog and Karyn doesn’t seem to mind.
In the morning Daisy and I go for a walk and when we come back tired, Karyn will take Girlfriend for a walk. We also play “find the cookie” on the patio. Karyn takes these small treats and throws them up in the air and we find them. Sometimes she hides them too. It’s a fun game.
Hey, it’s me Guapo (pronounced Whop-po). I am an 8 years young wild and crazy guy. I don’t bark; I squeal like a pig. I am a good boy, a best boy, a lover boy – that is according to Karyn who cannot keep her […]