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Nominations sought for Greyhound Adoption Person of Year

In Animal News on March 30, 2009 at 6:37 pm

Calling all Greyhound lovers, do you know someone who has dedication, compassion, and has helped place Greyhounds into loving homes? The Greyhound Track Operators Association wants to hear from you. The AGTOA is seeking nominations for their Greyhound Adoption Person of the Year for 2009.

The AGTOA is looking for someone who has given their time to help place retired Greyhounds into forever homes. Nominations will be accepted until Aug. 28, 2009. The winner will travel to Las Vegas in March 2010 to be honored at the AGTOA annual meeting and will receive a $500 donation to the adoption group of their choice.

To find out more information and for an adoption form call Dennis Bicsak (561) 615-3916 or visit AGTOA.com.
Amanda Degard


The Race

In Just for Fun on January 22, 2009 at 9:18 pm

GreyHeart Greyhound Rescue and Adoption of Michigan sent us this touching video. It’s full of beautiful photos and gives a glimpse into the life of a racing Greyhound. Many thanks to those who work hard everyday to save Greyhounds’ lives (as well as all animals!)