Available Hounds

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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.

Spencer

Born: Nov 28, 2002
Color: Black
Gender: Male
Housed where: Foster
Cats?: No
Small Dogs?: Unknown
Status: available

About me:
Spencer is a love bug. He is happiest when he is with his people and loves to cuddle. Even at 12 years old, Spencer still likes to go for walks and play with toys. He is healthy and happy.

Spencer and Simone have been together their entire pet lives, so they need to stay together.


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Simone

Born: March 10, 2006
Color: White with Red Patches
Gender: Female
Housed where: Foster
Cats?: No
Small Dogs?: Unknown
Status: available

About me:
Simone is friendly, loving hound. She enjoys a long walk every day, and to simply relax at home with her people. Like an old married couple, Simone gets annoyed with Spencer when he gets too playful.

Simone and Spencer are looking for a stable, loving home in which to spend their golden years together.


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Bandit

Born: 8/09/12
Color: Black & White
Gender: Male
Housed where: Foster
Cats?: Yes
Small Dogs?: Yes
Status: available

About me:
They should have named me Wiley. I had heard the rumors about the land of squeaky toys and pets on demand, so I hatched a plan. When the kennel volunteers came out on Sunday I turned my nose up at food and gave them my best "I'm so pitiful" look. It worked!

Turns out, the rumors were true. Life as a pet is SWEET! I am feeling a little guilty about jumping ahead of the other dogs in the foster home line, so if you could, would you please give them a foster or forever home? They're really nice dogs, just not as cunning as me.


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Downey

Born: 9/06/11
Color: Red Brindle
Gender: Male
Housed where: Foster
Cats?: Unknown
Small Dogs?: Unknown
Status: coming_soon

About me:
I'm Downey. I dislocated my shoulder when I was racing other greyhounds. My doctor at VSCOT popped it back into place and gave me a cool looking sling. I gave them kisses in return, but I think they're still going to want money from Jackie's Fund.

The vets at VSCOT are awesome doctors and surgeons, but not the greatest photographers. I'm MUCH cuter than these photos indicate.

I need a quiet place with a soft dog bed to recuperate from my injury. I promise I'll be a good boy if you let me stay with you. Just contact the folks at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.!


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Savannah

Born: 7/03/10
Color: Black
Gender: Female
Housed where: Foster
Cats?: No
Small Dogs?: No
Status: available

About me:
My new name is Savannah. When I moved into the SA GREY kennel, I was assigned my very own toy. I even get to take it with me to my forever and foster homes. Mine is a bunny. I named her Bunny. I LOVE playing with Bunny. We run around the exercise yard together at the speed of light. Every once in awhile I drop her, so I have to go back and grab her. She likes it too. If you'd like to play with Bunny and I, and be our forever people, we're ready and waiting for you...


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Jet

Born: Jan 18, 2011
Color: Black w/ White
Gender: Male
Housed where: Foster
Cats?: No
Small Dogs?: Unknown
Status: available

About me:
They picked the right name for me! I am SO fast. You should see me run around the exercise yard with my toy! I've included a couple photos so you can get the idea...

I can't wait to find my forever person and start my life as a pet. I've heard I'll get to go for walks and car rides, and to play with squeaky toys whenever I want. I'm so excited my toes are wiggling!

I'll have my no-puppies surgery and be ready to go home with you before Halloween, so file your adoption application soon! The volunteer told me she has a picture of me in which I look like the Headless Horseman. She promises to post it on the SA GREYS FaceBook page before Halloween, so watch for it! I'm very cute, if I do say so myself.


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Mandy

Born: 5/09/10
Color: Black
Gender: Female
Housed where: Foster
Cats?: No
Small Dogs?: Unknown
Status: available

About me:
Mandy was returned to SA Greys after about one year, due to no fault of her own. She if fully house trained and loves to go for walks. She was a very active, happy hound when she was in foster prior to her adoption. Once she has spent a few days in foster, we will update you on her status.


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Diesel

Born: 7/21/12
Color: Red
Gender: Male
Housed where: Foster
Cats?: Unknown
Small Dogs?: Unknown
Status: coming_soon

About me:
I'm Diesel. I broke my leg when I was racing other greyhounds. Auntie Liz picked me up right away and took me to VSCOT to see the dog doctor. At first I thought the doctor was going to be a dog! I was relieved when the doctor was a person, and I was just confused. I had surgery on Friday so I should be better soon. (Thanks Jackie's Fund contributors!)

I tried to play with a fluffy dog in the lobby at VSCOT but Auntie Liz wouldn't let me, so I just lay down and pouted. I'm hoping my foster family will let me play with other dogs once my leg is healed. If my leg looks good tomorrow, I get to leave VSCOT and start my life as a pet. YAY!


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Aura

Born: 1/01/13 (?)
Color: Black
Gender: Female
Housed where: Foster
Cats?: Yes
Small Dogs?: Yes
Status: coming_soon

About me:
Aura is a "greyhound mix" who was turned into PACC. SA GREYS partnered with PACC to foster Aura, and find her a good home.

I'm Aura. I just moved into a foster home where I live with a male greyhound and kitties. I like my new foster dad and foster siblings. Everyone keeps telling me I need to put on some weight before I get adopted, so I'm going to focus on carb loading. I'll be ready to go home with you in no time!


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Chili

Born: 5/7/11
Color: Red
Gender: Male
Housed where: Foster
Cats?: No
Small Dogs?: No
Status: coming_soon

About me:
I'm trying to decide whether my nick name should be Chili Bean or Chili Dog. I have a lot of time to think right now. I broke my leg into seven different pieces during a race at TGP. The surgeons at VSCOT put it back together with plates, screws and wire. (Thanks, Jackie's Fund!)

Does that mean I'm a bionic chili dog now? They have me incarcerated in a crate, allegedly for my own good, so I haven't had an opportunity to see if I have any super powers. My foster mom says in a few weeks my leg will be stronger and I can test for super powers then.


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Jackson

Born: 10/03/10
Color: Black with White
Gender: Male
Housed where: Kennel
Cats?: Unknown
Small Dogs?: Unknown
Status: coming_soon

About me:
I'm Jackson. I like to play with my new toy and run around the exercise yard. I'm not sure I can trust the peoples yet, but I check them out when they're not looking. Maybe next week I'll be brave enough to walk right up to them to get pets. Buzz and Sprite seem to enjoy it. Wish me luck!


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Sprite

Born: 11/13/11
Color: Red Brindle
Gender: Female
Housed where: Foster
Cats?: Yes
Small Dogs?: Unknown
Status: coming_soon

About me:
I'm Sprite, a tiny little brindle girl. One of the big dogs bumped me during a race. I went flying up in the air and landed on my shoulder. Earlier today I went into a house for the first time and met a kitty. She smelled funny, but she seemed nice. Now I'm living with four kitties. Holy Cow, I how they're nice!! I'm going to spend the next few weeks resting my shoulder and learning to be a pet. I really like my foster mom, so I think it's going to be great (as long as the kitties don't gang up on me.)


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Cami

Born: January 4, 2009
Color: Black
Gender: Female
Housed where: Foster
Cats?: No
Small Dogs?: No
Status: available

About me:
Cami is a gorgeous girl who loves people, more than anything. All she wants is to be a companion. She enjoys playing with toys, going for walks or simply lounging around the house together. If you meet Cami, you will love Cami. She will return that love ten time over, and will make you laugh every day.


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Bay

Born: 5/08/11
Color: Black
Gender: Female
Housed where: Foster
Cats?: Unknown
Small Dogs?: Unknown
Status: available

About me:
They're going to have to think of a new name for me. Bay is much too sedate! When the lady picked me up from TGP and put me in the back of her car, there was a net thing between me and the lady. I needed to be with her! It took no time at all for me to wriggle my little body through the side so I could demand pets and help her drive.

We arrived safely at the SA GREY kennel (thanks to me). I'm having a great time alternating between running around like I'm crazy and leaning on volunteers to demand more pets. I'm considering the name Cleopatra, Cleo for short...let me know what you think. I'll be monitoring FaceBook.


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Georgia

Born: 7/03/10
Color: Brindle
Gender: Female
Housed where: Foster
Cats?: Unknown
Small Dogs?: Unknown
Status: available

About me:
I'm Georgia, Savannah's litter mate. I'm a tiny little girl who wouldn't take up much room snuggling on your sofa. Savannah says she's having a great time in foster. She watches TV, naps in the living room, runs around a yard and goes for walks with her people. She even got to go on a play date with Abby, another girl greyhound! I's SO jealous. I know it will be my turn soon, but I can't wait!! I'm having no puppies surgery on November 14, so it won't be long... Start warming up my spot on the sofa.


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Vixen

Born: 8/16/12
Color: Black with White
Gender: Female
Housed where: Foster
Cats?: No
Small Dogs?: No
Status: available

About me:
I'm a Vixen. Everyone says I'm tiny and pretty. Maybe instead of retiring I'll be a dog model! I'll be like one of those celebrities who has a long list of things they need before they appear. I'm going to have roasted chicken, squeaky toys and new bling collar on my list of "must haves." On second thought, I think I'd be happier retiring and being a pet. The word on the street is being a pet is a pretty sweet gig. I'd still like the roasted chicken, squeaky toys and bling collar. :)


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Buzz

Born: 11/16/09
Color: Black
Gender: Male
Housed where: Foster
Cats?: Unknown
Small Dogs?: Unknown
Status: available

About me:
I'm Buzz and I love to buzz around the exercise yard with my toy! I have spurts of energy, but then I just want to hang out with the peoples. The volunteers give pretty good back rubs, so it's worth taking an occasional break.

I'm almost five years old so I'd love to find my forever home quickly. My birthday is November 16. You're welcome to come out and visit me. If you bring snacks I promise to share with the other hounds.


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Keeper

Born: 1/21/13
Color: Light Brindle
Gender: Male
Housed where: Foster
Cats?: Yes
Small Dogs?: Yes
Status: coming_soon

About me:
I'm Keeper and I"m a keeper. Everyone says I'm "striking." I'm not sure what that means, but they say it in a happy voice so I assume it's a good thing. I'm only one year old and love to play with my toy during turnout. I also like getting soft pets. I'm super excited to find my forever family so I can chase toys and get soft pets any time I want!


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Olivia

Born: 12/11/12
Color: White
Gender: Female
Housed where: Foster
Cats?: Unknown
Small Dogs?: Unknown
Status: coming_soon

About me:
SPECIAL NEEDS

I'm Olivia. I'm named after a piglet who has a series of kids books. My foster mom read one of her books to me and I decided I like being her name sake. I'm in a foster home with a bunch of other dogs. They're fine, but I like the people best. I love to be pet and will wag my tail with all my might when my people come home.

I hurt my eye at TGP and now it's infected. The doctor hopes she can fix it, but they aren't sure yet. When they were checking my eye, the found out I have a pretty bad heart murmur, so they're a little worried about that too. I'm looking for someone who will love, love, love me, whether I have one eye or two, for as long as my heart holds out. I promise to love you back.


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Dancer

Born: 4/15/10
Color: Red Fawn
Gender: Female
Housed where: Foster
Cats?: Yes
Small Dogs?: Yes
Status: pending

About me:
If you're picturing a ballet dancer, think again. I'm more of a crazy party dancer. I LOVE to jump around and wiggle! I can't wait to dance around in my own living room and back yard!! If you want to be my dance partner, just submit one of the on-line adoption application thingies. My people will call your people.


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