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Archive of posts filed under the Amendment 13 category.

Longwood’s greyhound track sells; future development could remake city

Over the years, Friends of Greyhounds picked up a number of dogs who raced at the Orlando track and were housed in the Longwood/Sanford kennel […]

LOCAL 10 INVESTIGATES – With greyhound racing ending, hundreds may need new homes

Advocates fear politics could put adoptions in jeopardy By Louis Aguirre – Anchor/Reporter LOXAHATCHEE, Fla. – Sonia Stratemann has dedicated her life to rescuing retired […]

Michelle’s Happy Tales Report
11/27/18 Mostly Happy Tales From Inside And Around The FoG Kennel.

EVERYTHING I KNOW ABOUT THE TRACK CLOSINGS One week since the last Happy Tales Report and we have some changes to report. On the local […]

Michelle’s Happy Tales Report
11/13/18 Mostly Happy Tales From Inside And Around The FoG Kennel.

Updates – Confusion, Rumors, Errors & Greyhounds! Oh, My! Friends of Greyhounds is still here and will be until all the dogs are settled. After […]

Dog Racing in Florida is Coming to an End!

I’m sure everyone has heard the good news that greyhound racing will soon be finished in the state of Florida. All tracks will be closed […]

Voting Day

To all of our friends of Friends – I hope everyone voted “yes” on Amendment 13 and we all hope it is enough. The amendment […]


Why Florida voters could deal a fatal blow to greyhound racing this Election Day. BY JOHN BARR AND TONYA MALINOWSKI 10/31/18 LOXAHATCHEE GROVES, Fla. — […]

Getting the Word Out

Our adopters are getting active to support Amendment 13. Many of us who are not normally bothered by the ups and downs of politics are […]

Dog Mother’s Opinion

Eight Days til ELECTION DAY To all of my greyhound friends and their families – I have met almost all of you and often your […]

All Dogs Go To Heaven, But You Can Save Us From Dying At Dog Tracks.