The #GGG2015

Yesterday was the Great Greyhound Gathering at Nottingham and I went with Mom. It was a fabulous day out for us and we met up with lots of online friends!

We got in the car early as it was quite a long drive to Nottingham. I laid on the back seat all the way there, on my own as Charlie didn’t come. (Mom was worried he might get eaten!)

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When we arrived, we went in to register for some of the classes. I was entered into two! There, we met Ember and her Mums! She’s gorgeous!

We had a look around the stalls, which were selling all sorts of things for dogs and their humans! I tried some free samples from some of the stalls! The people were very friendly!

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There was a stall full of fun stickers for the car! Mom bought one that said her car was powered by Greyhound farts! *rolls eyes

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Lots of my friends were there from Twitter, I said hello to all of them, with a wagging tail and a happy grin!

Mom took lots of photographs of the dogs and she loaded them all on Pinterest. The link is here :-

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There was one romantic meeting at the GGG that I know of! After a long, and sweet twitter courtship, Ember and Ozzy finally met up. It was to be a wonderful moment………

However it turned out that Ember liked Kenny better………. Oh dear. Say no more……. poor Ozzy

There was no romance for me. Laddie wasn’t there unfortunately. I did have a dance with Robbie though, as I always do when we meet!! We do like to dance. Unfortunately we didn’t get it on camera this time!

This was last time we met –

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When the time came for the classes I was entered into, I walked confidently into the ring with Mom, head held high.

However I didn’t win a rosette. I have to admit, all of the hounds were beautiful so I wasn’t too disappointed. (Well I was, but I didn’t let it show.)

I think. Doh.

All round, it was a lovely day out, it raised awareness and hopefully a lot of money for the Retired Greyhound Trust, so that they can help other hounds to find a happy home like me.

Houndies rule!!

Bella

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