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Beryl Brennan
Interests: Horse riding and events, dogs especially galgos and podencos, reading, cooking, gardening, walking
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Podencoworld Holland was founded in 2009 and since then I have reported on much of their news, and indeed their founder wrote the foreword for my book From Pyramid to Perrera. They are working closely with a shelter in Tenerife to home rescued podencos back on mainland europe and this... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Podenco Post
Adoptants of podencos will know that generally they are very active and intelligent hounds and need more exercise than their galgo compatriots in the Spanish hunting hell. So here are some links about Canicross and Bikejoring, plus some photos. Link 1 Video 1 Video 2 - bikejoring in Sweden Video... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Podenco Post
Posted 3 days ago at Deux-Sèvres Life
Malcolm and Jan Howse are returning to the UK and are holding a Garage Sale on Saturday 19th January. 'We have quite a lot of various gardenng machines/tools that we will not need in the UK also some other items that we cannot take back with us, like 2 chest freezers, 1 large 1 small as to start with we will be living in my flat that only has 2 bedrooms and Malcolm's son is returning from Australia and will be staying with us also. So we are going to have a "Garage Sale" on Saturday 19th January from 10... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Deux-Sèvres Life
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Ibizan Hound Rescue was one of the first rescue and rehoming associations devoted solely to the Podenco, and mainly the Podenco Ibicenco. Valerie Wood was my contact when the association was founded. They have homes hundreds of hounds over the years, and indeed organised the March in Manchester some years... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Podenco Post
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Plea received on my Help the Podencos facebook page. 'Hola buenas es protectora verdad?? necesito ayuda urgente...un vecino de mi pueblo tiene a dos podencos de 1 añito, son helenos, 2 machitos...desde que eran bebés.. amarrado en la azotea sin salir ,sin caricias,sin nada...no le importa frío,calor,lluvia...Y me los ha... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2019 at Podenco Post
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I don't know what caused the injuries to this poor podenco - have asked - but here is the post from my Podenco Post facebook page. (I'm guessing probably dragged along a tarmac road) 'News from Joshua Joshua has been evolving favourably and now what he most needs is a... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2019 at Podenco Post
Now confirmed, time and venue to be confirmed. Register on this weblink if you wish to attend, limited number of places. Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2019 at Deux-Sèvres Life
Sign the petition requesting the creation of a Green Card for Europe to allow free travel throughout the EU after Brexit. Sign and share please. Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2019 at Deux-Sèvres Life
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An appeal for a special forever home for this young podenco who desperately now needs a patient loving forever home to continue his education that there are kind people in this world who can bring out what is probably a very loving character. From the team at Dog City Residentia.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2019 at Podenco Post
The latest news from ECREU. 'Carry On Up The Creek' Mrs May and the Brexiteers. Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2019 at Deux-Sèvres Life
My new year wish is for all podencos to have a safe, happy, warm home...sadly just a wish whilst the hunters on the spanish mainland and the Canary Islands continue to overbreed and dispose of their dogs in such huge uncontrolled numbers. Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2019 at Podenco Post
And as my dear Mum used to say 'May the Best of the Last Year be the Worst of the New Year. Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2019 at Deux-Sèvres Life
My contact who sent the English films showing at Bressuire cinema has now returned to the UK, so I am trawling the cinema website myself. Here is the link to the JK Rowling/Eddie Redmayne film The Grimes of Grindelwald showing in English during the forthcoming week. If you prefer daytime showings, as follows Sunday 6th January - 14.10 Tuesday 8th January - 14.45 Weblink to details here. Continue reading
Posted Dec 31, 2018 at Deux-Sèvres Life
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Message from Bev Farmer of Podenco Friends. If you have adopted a podenco from her, or know someone who has, please give them this message. 'I have been asked to submit a portfolio of photos about the Podencos to be considered with a view to be published in one of... Continue reading
Posted Dec 31, 2018 at Podenco Post
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From Betty Morena on facebook. A few days ago we got the notice of a dog next to the highway crawling from its back legs. After hours of search we were able to find her. She's barely 7-Months old, just a puppy that was run over a long time ago... Continue reading
Posted Dec 29, 2018 at Podenco Post
Healthcare for Brits abroad in the event of a 'no deal'. The Connexion reports. Continue reading
Posted Dec 28, 2018 at Deux-Sèvres Life
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If you scroll down the page you will find jewellery featuring the podenco. Continue reading
Posted Dec 27, 2018 at Podenco Post
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Hope for Podencos have produced a 2019 calendar which contains twelve spectacular images — a celebration of our rescue Podencos large and small. All proceeds go towards the building of the new kennel block (The Suzannah Stacey Saving the Gran Canaria Podencos Memorial Kennels) which is so desperately needed for... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2018 at Podenco Post
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Bebe and myself wish all Podenco Post readers a peaceful and joyous Christmas and a healthy, happy and prosperous 2019. Thank you all for continuing to read the News and supporting the appeals to help need hounds. My adorable little Bebe is 16 years old now, slowing down a little... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2018 at Podenco Post
Will there ever be any good news for us in this unsettling nightmare? Article on this link. Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2018 at Deux-Sèvres Life
If you are able to see it - facebook link only - here is a video of the dogs currently with TheKennelKlub on Lanzarote, including the podencos looking for forever homes. Read all about TheKennelKlub and if you go to Lanzarote, do look them up. Remember that the only hope... Continue reading
Posted Dec 22, 2018 at Podenco Post
Posted Dec 22, 2018 at Podenco Post