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Adoptable Dog of the Day: Percy in Iowa

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Percy is an adult male Greyhound who is in foster care under the supervision of Heartland Greyhound Adoption in Bondurant, IA. He is a smallish Greyhound who loves people and gets along well with other dogs. Percy likes to go on walks and riding in the car. His foster family says that he “prances around […]

Adoptable Dog of the Day: Gordon in Texas #AmazingPetExpo

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Gordon is a retired Greyhound racing dog who suffered an injury to his rear leg and is now in the care of the **Greyhound Adoption League of Texas Inc. in Dallas, TX. His injury has been repaired and has healed with no lingering effects and he is now looking forward to becoming a dog of […]

Adoptable Dog of the Day: Zip in Ohio

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Adoptable dog’s name: Zip Location (city, state) of adoptable pet: Hillsboro, OH Age of adoptable dog: 4 years Breed: Greyhound What makes this dog special: Zip is a sweet boy in need of a loving home! Zip has been in the rescue for almost two years, but still hasn’t found a home to call his […]

Adoptable Dog of the Day: Dimitri in Massachusetts

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Dimitri is an adult Greyhound under the care of Greyhound Friends Inc, of Hopkinton, MA. He is an outgoing, friendly guy who likes to ride in the car and go on walks. Dimitri has a calm demeanor and enjoys being with humans (and some dogs). He would probably do best in a home without young […]

Trent Reznor Auctions Items for Greyhound Rescue Organizations

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In an effort to stop The Downward Spiral that racing greyhounds face after their short career on the track comes to an end, Nine Inch Nail‘s Trent Reznor is giving fans the chance to purchase pieces of music history and help dogs in need in the process. A proud pet parent to two greyhounds, the […]

Adoptable Dog of the Day: Cisco in Bondurant, IA

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Cisco is a 3 year-old Greyhound who “retired” from his racing days after suffering a broken leg. Although his leg has now healed and Cisco can run again, he is still deemed special-needs because he occasionally suffers from seizures. Since December, 2010, he has been on medication to control his seizures and it seems to […]

Celebrities Voice Opposition to Greyhound Racing

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May 29th may mark the end of Greyhound Awareness Week 2011 in the United Kingdom, but the fight to free the breed from the fear of literally running for their lives continues. Following are a few of the famous faces who have used their star power to shine a spotlight on the plight of racing […]

“Jake” BeGone: Greyhound

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My Dog’s Name: “Jake” BeGone Age of My Dog: 7 years Breed: Greyhound What I Love About My Dog: Jake is a retired racer and loves to cuddle on the couch. He is also a therapy animal for my girlfriend’s son for his severe anxiety. Jake helps to calm him down when his anxiety is […]

Twiggy Supports Retired Greyhound Trust

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Twiggy may have posed for the cameras of the world’s top photographers since her meteoric rise to stardom in the 1960s, but no doubt her recent photo shoot with a group of photogenic Fidos will always hold a special place in the supermodel’s heart. Proving that compassion is always in fashion, the former catwalk queen […]

Greyhound Wine Tour & Friends, NY Finger Lakes Region, July 23-26, 2009

The Cayuga Wine Trail in New York’s Finger Lakes region hosts an annual Greyhound Weekend in July 23-26. This year’s theme is “greyhounds & friends” with all breeds of dogs (and their people) invited. Partake in the captivating scenery of the Finger Lakes region with its magnificent views, waterfalls, hiking trails and gorgeous vineyards. You […]

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