button3

93-facebookgroupgreen

 

Adoptable Greyhounds

While greyhounds are loving, gentle and caring in nature, some of them have special needs or remaining prey drive. Have a look at the beautiful hounds below, but please understand we carefully screen for a fit, and though all of them are just adorable we want to make sure we're placing the right greyhound in your forever home. Be sure to

Over the last decade, greyhound racing in the U.S. has declined severely. The good news is the public is more aware of the cruelty associated with dog racing and are choosing not to patronize dog tracks. The bad news is there are fewer retired greyhounds looking for homes. For every ten greyhounds rescued from the track, at least seven are not cat-safe. This has lead to an increased wait time for families with cats, and so we ask that you are patient as we find, foster and test the dogs that are available to our group.

Greyhound Connection needs foster homes! If you might consider opening your home for a short while to help a recently retired greyhound find a loving forever home, please read our Foster a Grey page and contact us!

   

Gilmore

Gilmore is a 5 year old red girl. In new situations, she is initially a bit shy but warms up after a few minutes. It appears that Gilmore may be good with cats and small dogs as she has a relatively low prey drive. She will do best in a home with another dog for support. Gilmore is a happy girl and loves to wag her tail. Her “happy tail” is currently sporting a bandage. Not uncommon for greyhounds!

 

 

Harlow

Harlow just turned 5 years old in April. She is a light brindle girl, very happy and outgoing. Early indications are that she has a high prey drive, so she will not be able to live with with cats or small dogs. She is confident, however, and could be a single dog.  Playful and active, Harlow would be best in a home with children 6 years or older, however, she is still being evaluated.

 

Recently Adopted Greyhounds

We try to get all of our dogs into permanent homes as quickly as possible so the greys shown here may or may not be available. Please contact GREYHOUND CONNECTION directly for the most up-to-date information on which dogs are ready to be adopted. When you do, by email or phone, someone will respond to your inquiry within 48 hours. email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Share this article

Submit to FacebookSubmit to Google PlusSubmit to TwitterSubmit to LinkedIn