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Am I a lurcher?

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Bill

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Barked: Thu Jan 10, '13 8:51am PST 
My name is Bill and I have just been adopted by a lovely couple from a greyhound/whippet/lurcher rescue here in UK. My owners were told I am none of them but a mixture of lots laugh out loud I was rescued from a gypsy traveller site in Wales and very emaciated when I was rescued and I was in the rescue for 18 months.

I don't bark and get very excited by small dogs, small animals and cats so my new family were wondering if you would class me as lurcher? They were told that I may have bull breed in me (Staffordshire bull terrier, bull mastif or English bull terrier) and they think I have some kind of sight hound/long dog in me. There are a few photos of me on my page which may give you more of an idea cheer

Edited by author Thu Jan 10, '13 12:58pm PST

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Tyler

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Barked: Wed Mar 20, '13 6:12pm PST 
You sure look like a Lurcher, Bill way to go


Click here to view a quick guide about the different types of Lurchers.

Your boy certainly looks more Lurcher like than my Tyler, but he has Lab in him too which has made him more chunky in appearance.
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