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A Friend for Amigo

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Every year thousands of Galgos (Spanish Greyhounds), Spains most mistreated breed, are abandoned or killed after outliving their usefulness. They are bred for hunting. Amigo is one of these abandoned dogs. A well-intentioned lady in the Netherlands adopted Amigo online from a Spanish shelter but it turned out not to be a great match. She wasn't a strong leader and Amigo became aggressive on the leash; he attacked several neighborhood dogs and had to wear a muzzle when being walked.

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Online dog adoptions don't address the dog and owner's compatibility, which can lead to serious problems. That was the case with Amigo, a greyhound that was adopted by a well-meaning woman in the Netherlands. She wasn't a strong leader, and Amigo became aggressive on the leash; he even attacked several neighborhood dogs. Amigo's owner realized he couldn't handle Amigo and sent him back to the shelter. Now, Cesar meets three different families to find Amigo the strong leadership he needs.

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