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Welcome to Friends of Greyhounds

Pot Luck BBQ at the Ranch has been canceled.

Those who prepaid will be contacted directly.
Please be sure to check out our other upcoming events for Friends of Greyhounds.

Raising our Downpayment. . . $130,000

28.43 %

The FoG Kennel in Hialeah is CLOSED.

FoG is no longer holding open house in Hialeah. We have lost use of that kennel in a cost cutting
measure on the part of the tracks. But the dogs still need help and we are still here for them.
Read about our available dogs and our fundraising effort to get a new kennel of our own
that no one can take away from these dogs. We are working to have a place where you can come
visit us any day and not just on weekends. . .learn more . . .
Welcome and thank you for visiting our site. Based in South Florida, Friends of Greyhounds is a non-profit (501c3) corporation whose mission is to provide retired racing greyhounds with a caring environment and loving homes and to educate the public about these noble, loyal dogs. We are a final ray of hope for greyhounds that have no place to go after they retire from racing.

Meet Our Dogs

Learn About Volunteering

We’ve placed retired greyhounds in great homes in Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, Pompano, Coral Gables, Hollywood, Boca Raton, Delray Beach and everywhere in between and we’re very proud of the work we do. Remember you don’t have to own a greyhound to volunteer. Come for a visit and get to know us.

If you would like to volunteer or have something you’d like to donate, please contact us

Latest News

John’s Happy Tails Report
9/15/14 Mostly Happy Tales From All Over Our Tri County Area And Even Some From Around The Country.

Well, the first order of business for this week is financial. We’re at nearly 28% of the goal of the one hundred and thirty thousand [...]

How to Walk Your Dog Five Miles Everyday



FoG Dog Splash

When: October 19th Time: 5:00-5:50 Where: Splash Adventure Water Park inside Quiet Waters Park- 401 S. Powerline Rd. Deerfield Beach FL 33442 $5 fee to [...]

Larry (a.k.a. Mob Just N Time)

Hi Michelle, There was a note from you in Larry’s adoption packet. He now has a forever home in Brookfield WI with two other hounds. [...]

John’s Happy Tails Report
9/8/14 Mostly Happy Tales From The Foggy World Of Fog, From The Grand Caymans To Canada, Possibly Infinity, But Probably Not Beyond And From As Far Away As 1958.

There seems to be a lot of news this week, despite there not being any news and at the risk of sounding contradictory, I hate [...]

Lassie – Episode 124 – “The Greyhound” – Season 4, #21 (1/26/1958)

Paul nearly runs over a racing greyhound that has escaped from her owner. After bringing her home they discover the dog (“Queenie”) had been stolen [...]

Origami Owl is helping FoG!

Heather Castillo, an Origami Owl independent contractor, is giving 100% of her earnings to FoG. The last day is September 12, 2014. [Click this link [...]