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5. Kids and Dogs

Although, kids and dogs are everyone’s favorite photographic subject, they present special problems for parents. Teaching the new Greyhound manners must go hand-in-hand with teaching the children manners around the new pet.

Please keep in mind that you are dealing with a live, adult animal with all the accompanying instincts and needs. The Greyhound is one of the most easy-going breeds, but it is nonetheless just a dog.

In order to establish a loving relationship between Greyhound and child, it is a wise idea to review the following ideas with the children.  

Suggested reading: Childproofing Your Dog by Brian Kilcommons and Sarah Wilson

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