They say a dog is a man's best friend. But one certain dog, at least according to residents of the Dombes region in France, was the divine right-hand of the holy spirit. For hundreds of years, Guinefort was celebrated as a saint who protected children from illness and danger. The fact that Saint Guinefort was a greyhound? Minor detail.
A Greyhound Of Greatness
Dog Or Human?
St. Guinefort - the dog who became a saint!
Written by Joanie Faletto September 18, 2017
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