Meet the 45 MPH Couch Potato
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Adopt a Greyhound
The Retired Racing Greyhound is a loving and gentle dog. Adopting one is truly a rewarding experience. Use our search tool to find the Greyhound Adoption Organization nearest you.
Make a Donation
Your donation to Greyhound Life, Inc. will help Greyhounds around the United States. We are an all volunteer 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which means your donation is tax deductible. Make a difference by donating today.
What Drives Us
We strive to help Retired Racing Greyhounds have a long and happy life. We are determined to provide funds for a variety of Greyhound Initiatives such as rescue groups, blood banks and funding for Greyhounds in emergency situations.
About The Greyhound
Adopt, Don’t Shop
Whether you want a Greyhound or another breed, the best option is always adoption. There are many wonderful dogs that need a forever home.
History of Greyhounds
The Greyhound is one of the oldest dog breeds. It has a history in Ancient Egypt and is the only breed mentioned by name in the Bible.
Food, Care and Training
Caring for a Greyhound is similar to other large breeds. You may, however, be surprised to learn that they do not require a lot of exercise.
There are many wonderful things that make a Greyhound pretty awesome. For instance, the Greyhound is the fastest dog on the planet and can reeach speeds of up to 45 MPH.