John is a 6 yr. old former racing greyhound from Florida. John's racing career included 54 races in 2010 & 2011 with 4 1st place wins and 20 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place finishes before retiring due to injury. John found his forever family on November 19, 2011 and began his new life in California. John is 80 lbs of K-9 athlete, but he is in many ways a delicate flower. He loves squeaky toys, large bones, sweet potatoes, playing fetch and relaxing. John enjoys the company of humans, but also likes his private time when he sleeps peacefully on the couch or in one of his beds.