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30 Reasons Greyhounds Are Gentle Giants And You Should Adopt One

Many greyhounds around the country are rescued from dog racetracks, and now all they want to do is love you a lot.

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1. They pay close attention to your habits.

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2. Greyhounds are experts at the "double cuddle."

3. Don't even try to say "no" to those soulful eyes.

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4. While they may require a large bed, they will eat very daintily on it.

5. Greys take style very seriously.

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6. Being buddies with cats is NBD.

7. They can teach you every which way to relax after a long day of whatever.

8. Though they know they make excellent models, greyhounds will always be modest about it.

9. They'll listen to every problem you've ever had.

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10. Remember the "double cuddle"? Good, because they'll do it together, too.

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11. Big couches won't seem quite as big anymore.

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12. You'll never have to feel awkward about your own leg length with a grey around!

13. Super goofballs. Like, the super-est of goofballs.

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14. If you're ever feeling lonely, they'll be like a second shadow for you, just ready for a hug.

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15. A grey will always, always, be ready to play.

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16. Remember: you don't have to worry about a grey's style. They've got it covered.

17. They won't even judge you for your outdated home entertainment setup.

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18. A greyhound is the perfect adventure companion.

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19. They'll be very patient and kind and play along with all of your whims.

20. Staying warm is sometimes a struggle, but they never let it show.

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21. See all those presents? Greyhounds never ruin surprises... on purpose.

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22. A grey won't keep their feelings all bottled up inside, but they totally won't unload them all on you all at once.

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23. Need help with your studies? Greyhounds will help you read the fine print!

24. Just because they're a little bigger than your average pet doesn't mean they'll scare all the little ones away.

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25. STYLE GAME IS STILL ON POINT. ALL THE FASHION AND NONE OF THE DRAMA.

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26. Also, when it's holiday season, they look just like reindeer. Just sayin'.

27. If you need a yoga buddy, look no further!

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28. Greyhounds will constantly teach you new napping positions.

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29. If you're ever too full, a grey will always be a good pal and help you out.

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30. And the best reason of all to adopt a greyhound? Two words: mobile fort.

You can visit Adopt-A-Greyhound to start your rescue research or use one of the many other resources available to start your adoption search.

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