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Because of YOUR help, we have found homes for 18 out of 19 of the greyhounds that came to our family when live racing ended at Tucson Greyhound Park.

Thank you to our Adopters, Volunteers, and Donors!


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Arizona Humane Society

The Arizona Humane Society Wishes Newly Retired Hounds a Happy Retirement

Trick, AGR service dog in training, is helping Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild, promote Don't Leave Me, an organization that educates the public that Hot Cars Can Kill.

Blaze on Morning BlendPresident Jean Williams and her Greyhound Service Dog, Blaze, appeared on Morning Blend for International Assistance Dog Week August 2 - 8.

Getting Involved: Volunteer for Arizona Greyhound Rescue

Bob Mittan, 2014 Volunteer of the Year
Congratulations to Joan and Ken Unwin, 2015 Volunteers of the Year

As with most pet-related, non-profit organizations that save lives, volunteerism is vital to our success. There are many soothing hands and dedicated hearts that go into rehoming each dog. AGR realizes that everyone has various amounts of time and skills to offer and we appreciate everyone for their efforts great and small.

We need volunteers, including a Volunteer Director and a greyt Fundraiser or two! Please peruse the list to see what you can do to help. Read more about volunteering for AGR

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How Can You Help?

Every Donation you make to AGR makes a difference and helps us continue to fulfill our mission to find forever homes for hounds

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Do you shop online? Of course you do!

Please begin your online shopping with iGive! Buy the things online, save money with special iGive deals, and feel good knowing that a portion of each purchase benefits AGR!

When you shop at Amazon, AmazonSmile will donate a percentage to AGR... this adds up to helping our Hounds!

And for your convenience...
Donate Supplies to AGR from our Amazon.com Wishlist

We always need foster homes & have an urgent need for temporary homes for new hounds!

AGR has an ongoing need for foster homes while our hounds await adoption. If you can open your home and your heart to foster an AGR hound, please read the foster requirements, fill out a foster application, and email foster@azgreyhoundrescue.org with any questions.

Arizona Gives Day, April 5, 2016

Thank you for supporting us on Arizona Gives Day!

This year, we more than doubled what we raised last year! Our 2016 total was $3,365 through AZ Gives Day plus $1,600 was donated directly to AGR.

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Arizona Greyhound Rescue

Arizona Greyhound Rescue is a non-profit, all-volunteer, 501(c)(3) corporation committed to the belief that every sighthound deserves a loving, permanent and responsible home. With the help of our many volunteers AGR has placed over 1,400 hounds in forever homes since we began in 1992. In 2015, 38 hounds were adopted! Most were Heartfelt Houndsplaced as pets and several joined our Heartfelt Hounds Program!

We do not place our hounds on a first come first served basis; but rather, we make an educated and conscientious attempt in matching the right dog with the right home. Read more about AGR

Monsoon Madness

HoundArizona Greyhound Rescue is having an online fundraiser to create a Monsoon Storm of donations, and raise $5,500 by the end of this monsoon season! That's soon, so please don't miss your chance to help!

Thanks to you, we have raised $5,245 so far!

Please click on the banner above and help us with our challenge!

2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350, RedSupport AGR by Buying Raffle Tickets for a Chance to Win this 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350!

You have until December 9th to buy your tickets... the drawing will take place on December 15, 2016.

Get more information here.

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Hounds, Hounds, and More Hounds!

SimonWe have welcomed 19 hounds in to our family from Tucson Greyhound Park, which closed their live racing venue in June. And ALL 19 hounds have found their forever homes already!

Simon is a handsome blue brindle boy who was the last of the 19 hounds to go to his forever home! Congratulations to Simon and his new Mom and Dad!

New Alabama Hounds

On August 9th, eight new greyhounds (4 males and 4 females) came to our family from Mobile Alabama where a lot of the hounds from Tucson Greyhound Park were taken after the end of live racing in Arizona.

ASAVET Mobile Unit

ASAVET brought their mobile unit to our kennel and Dr. Karter Neal performed surgeries and dental cleanings on our greyhounds. Four are available for adoption now, and the others will be ready for adoption soon!

Check them out... Adoptable Hounds!ASAVET Team

Daisy now Destiny

ButtercupDear little Daisy and the ever adorable Buttercup have already found their forever homes!

Congratulations Daisy, who is now known as Destiny.

And our best wishes to Buttercup, her new sister Ocean, and her new family!



And Violet, Daisy's littermate, just found HER forever home. She has 2 brothers and a sister and is happy as can be!

Please check out our Adoptable Hounds!

AGR Benfit Wines Buy Benefit Wine for the Holidays and Help Our Hounds!

Make your holiday gift giving easy with Arizona Greyhound Rescue's wine collection at Benefit Wines. Share a bottle or two as a holiday gift and have several bottles on your holiday table.

The fantastic labels were created by local Tucson artist Courtney Kelly.

But these are more than cute wine labels... these great tasting Chilean wines help our great hounds find their forever homes. For every wine bottle or wine collection you buy, AGR gets $6 for each bottle!

Get your wine online at www.benefitwines.com/azgrey

Our labels also come as notecards! Get them in the AGR Store

Print our flyer and tell your friends

KOLD News StoryDevelopment Director, Mary Flores, and Gretel in the KOLD story: "Ducey puts an end to dog racing; more than 400 greyhounds will be in search of homes".

KVOA - Dozen of Dogs Need Homes as Greyhound Racing Ends in AZ

Here are Blaze and President Jean Williams in the KVOA story: " Dozens of dogs will need homes as greyhound racing ends in AZ".