Thinking about adopting a greyhound? You've come to the right place.
Most of our available dogs come from the dog track in South Tucson. Although some retired race dogs are from Mexico. It's not important where they come from. What is important is where they go. Our job is to find these deserving dogs forever homes.
The dogs on this page are either at our kennel or in foster homes. Before any dog can be adopted they have to be spayed or neutered and cat tested for living in homes with cats. Dogs spend a few weeks or more in a foster home learning the ropes of home living and interacting with family members.
You can start by completing an adoption application and meeting the hounds at Meet & Greets around town (link to calendar). Do your research to determine if a greyhound is the right pet for you/your family.
If you're not sure a greyhound is right for you, consider becoming a foster home (foster application link) to find out.
Born: 2/10/09 Color: Gender: Male Housed where: Kennel Cats?: Unknown Small Dogs?: Unknown Status: coming_soon
About me:I'm Jake the Jungle Cat. Like a sleek, black panther, I will creep up on you and....lick your face. HA! I bet that's not what you thought I was going to say!
I am a friendly, laid-back dog. They tell me this is the "home stretch" after a long racing career and I'll be laying on a soft dog bed soon. I really like hanging out with people, so I was happy to learn my retirement home will come with a forever person. I'm going to practice playing with toys, napping, and leaning on the volunteers so I'll be ready!
Born: 5/10/11 Color: Red Gender: Female Housed where: Foster Cats?: Yes Small Dogs?: Unknown Status: coming_soon
About me:Sparkle is a great name for an actress like me. I really didn't like living in the SA GREYS kennel. All of the non-greyhound dogs talked CONSTANTLY. Drove me crazy. I decided to bat my eyelashes and act scared.
One of the volunteers bought my act and whisked me away to her house. I'm trying to remember to act shy and scared, but I keep slipping up, following her around. I going to try to stay in character for a couple weeks!! I'll let you know how it goes.
Born: 8/07/09 Color: Dark Brindle Gender: Female Housed where: Kennel Cats?: Unknown Small Dogs?: Unknown Status: coming_soon
About me:The first couple days, I just wanted to cuddle with the volunteers. Then I was introduced to my first squeaky toy. I'm not sure which I like best, the peoples or the toys, so I bounce from one to the other.
I've heard all the rumors at the kennel about being a "pet"... I know my family is out there somewhere, so I'm keeping a close eye on the gate. I love them already.
Born: 7/09/10 Color: Red Gender: Female Housed where: Foster Cats?: No Small Dogs?: No Status: coming_soon
About me:I’m Hayley, and I can run like a comet when I don’t have a broken leg. My racing career is over, but I’m considering taking up soccer. I have a definite advantage over the two legged peoples because I will be able to kick the ball with all four paws, and run between their legs. Tee hee.
I would be willing to forgo my soon-to-be-illustrious soccer career if you’ll let me be your forever couch potato. Let me know. Until then, I’m keeping my options open…
Born: 3/25/12 Color: Gender: Male Housed where: Foster Cats?: Yes Small Dogs?: Unknown Status: coming_soon
About me:I am Slick. I wiggled my way into a foster home before I turned three years old! I love being a pet. I have two greyhound foster siblings to keep me company. I can go through the doggie door to go outside anytime I want. I get chicken for dinner every night. What's not to like! My foster parents give me lots of love and pets. They've even talked about taking me to dog beach in San Diego on their airplane. Sweet!
As great as all this sounds, what I really want is to find my forever family. I don't care if they feed me kibble instead of chicken or don't ever take me flying, as long as they love me forever. I think I'd be happiest with a doggie brother or sister, but I'm willing to try anything!
Born: 5/06/11 Color: Light Fawn Gender: Female Housed where: Foster Cats?: Yes Small Dogs?: Unknown Status: available
About me:I'm a bit of an introvert. I see Sammy and Leah playing with the peoples and it looks like they're having fun. I'm just not ready to do that yet. I prefer to stand on the sidelines until I'm more comfortable with my new environment.
I think I'd really like to live in a quiet home with another greyhound who could be my mentor and friend. If you give me time to adjust, I'll be the best friend you ever had.