…as proclaimed by San Diego County in honor of Greyhound Adoption Center’s 30th anniversary of rescuing greyhounds.


  2. Barks & Brews: Saturday, April 1 – Don’t Miss the Fun!

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    Our Best Raffle Ever!  …and more prizes are being added daily

    Prizes Include:
    1. GIANT grand prize pampered pet basket donated by Harmony Animal Hospital with more goodies than we can list! (including a frog squeaky toy with an April Fools prank for your pooch – it “ribbits” instead of “squeaks”)
    2. DOGGIE SIP AND SPILL PACKAGE:  1 case of Dogtown Pale Ale, Plus …

  3. Barks & Brews – April 1

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    Say “YES” to Hess!
    This is no April Fools prank!  Our next get-together/fundraiser is Greytful Fool’s Day — Barks & Brews/lunch and craft beer — April 1 from noon to 4pm at Hess Brewery in North Park (3812 Grim Avenue).
    No tickets are necessary for this paw-ty!  But you can get started early. We’re selling commemorative pint beer glasses. When you buy one, you’ll …

  4. Welcome Homestretch!

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    From the folks at the Greyhound Adoption Center to the loyal volunteers and supporters at Homestretch Greyhound Rescue and Adoption — welcome!

    From Snoopy, the nearly-blind dog who came to you in 2006, to Charlie, who came to you from Korea and was adopted in 2015, your successes are heralded throughout the greyhound rescue community. You have given your hearts and your …

  5. March 2017 Sponsor Dogs

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    This sweet little girl with expressive eyebrows is in love with the volunteers. Haven is very friendly and wants to be besties with everyone she meets. Next up? Learning how to greet you and keep all her paws on the ground!
    This tall lanky guy …

  6. Holiday Sponsor Dogs

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    Our new sponsor boy had a successful racing career – 183 races and he’s injury free! This healthy guy is delightful to be around and always seems to be wagging his tail. He loves getting lots of pets and hugs from the volunteers, and is friendly with the dogs in his turnout group. He is hoping to share …

  7. Thankful for Our Greyt Volunteers

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    At GAC, we are thankful for all our  wonderful volunteers. Last month, the U.S. Marines lent a helping hand. unspecified
    More than two dozen Marines, spouses and their friends volunteered their time early one Saturday morning to assist with some major renovations projects at the kennel. It was a job well done!
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    The hounds were in fine form, giving out lots of kisses and getting hugs in return. Check out our Flickr page for lots of fun photos!

  8. New Sponsor Dogs

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    nature-sept-2016Always alert and curious, Nature happily responds to affection. Without a doubt, she is the very confident matriarch of her turnout group. At a recent visit to Petco, she was even an alert shopper, checking everything within range of her nose! This is one very smart dog who will be a loyal companion.

  9. Hounds & Hotcakes Fundraiser

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    Enjoying the Brunch
    More than 30 greyhounds and their owners enjoyed a wonderful Labor Day morning brunch at the Lazy Dog restaurant in San Diego. We had the whole patio to ourselves!
    A raffle and silent auction helped to raise thousands of dollars for GAC.
    Afterwards, several dogs went for a leisurely stroll in Balboa Park and a local TV news …