How to Adopt a Retired Greyhound

A greyhound’s life at the track is dramatically different from that of a household pet. Racers lead highly regimented lives focused on athletic training and performance. With that in mind, Heartland Greyhound Adoption offers the tips listed below for those considering greyhound adoption.

The adoption fee for greyhounds through HGA is $275.   Senior dogs have a discounted fee of $200.   (Age 7+)  This fee pays for medical costs including spay/neuter surgery, shots, parasite treatments, and teeth cleaning. Each dog also comes with a special sight hound collar and , leash set and muzzle. Those who adopt greyhounds through HGA get a one-year membership in the group. There is a $25 non-refundable application fee that is applied to an approved adoption.

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