Canine has a remarkably lengthy neck measuring 25cm


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Ketama the Spanish greyhound has an unimaginable 25cm lengthy neck.

In accordance with her proprietor Monique Morsink, the two-year-old rescue canine is a Spanish greyhound, or sighthound – a bread well-known for his or her velocity and glossy our bodies to assist with searching and for racing.

Sadly, similar to their English cousins, Spanish greyhounds can fall prey to human cruelty.

However fortunately Monique, 30, and her associate Martijn ten Voorde, 31, rescued Ketama and stay along with her within the Netherlands.

Monique stated: ‘For her breed, she’s an exceedingly lengthy lady. She is longer than many of the females of her breed I’ve seen. She has the measurements of a boy.

‘We get a number of consideration on the streets. There should not a number of breeds like Ketama over right here. And likewise, when I’m strolling her, she has so many leashes on. She wears a collar and a security harness.

‘As a result of she’s so very slim and agile, she will be able to escape simply from a traditional harness or solely her collar.’

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Monique stated canines of Ketama’s breed, often called Galgo español, usually undergo from mistreatment of their native Spain.

She stated: ‘I discovered that there’s a large downside in Spain. The Galgos are used for searching which is a giant custom.

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‘But when the canines should not ok for the hunter they get killed or dumped. Additionally, on the finish of the searching season, some canines who didn’t hunt effectively additionally get killed or dumped.’

Monique discovered Ketama due to a community for rescue centres particularly for Galgos which have sprung up in Spain to fight the issue.

She stated: ‘Ketama turned out to be a very goofy and humorous canine. I’m glad that she may very well be an envoy for the Galgo español.

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‘I hope that due to her uncommon options there might be extra consciousness for the breed, and the troubling scenario in Spain.

‘Ketama may be very current in our family. She all the time desires to be with you. She’s additionally very good and can do something for a deal with.’

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Monique added: ‘She might be very naughty. In case you are doing your individual factor and she or he thinks that she deserves extra consideration, you’ll be able to see in her eyes that she is going to do one thing naughty.

‘She’s going to begin one thing to seize, and if she finds it, she throws it within the air and begins taking part in with it.

‘After I was having breakfast, she put her ball underneath the sofa and began crying. After I stood up from the desk and went on my knees to seize the ball, she instantly ran to the desk to steal my breakfast. That was an excellent chuckle.’

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