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Greyhounds Available for Adoption

If you have interest in adopting a greyhound, complete our online adoption application. Even if the dog has an application pending, things can always change. There is no obligation by completing the adoption application, but it lets us know you are interested so we can work to match the right dog with the right home.

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Digger

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Racing Name: DKC Dump Truck
History: Greyhound Data · Track Info
Gender: Male
Age: 1½ years old
Weight: 72 lbs.
Status: Available
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Digger is being a bit skittish so far; that could just be trauma from the change, or he could be on the cowardly side, we're not sure just yet. He's approachable though and so we believe he'll work his way out of this with some patience. He wasn't interested in the cat. He is Dozer's brother... both are really nice boys.


Dozer

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Racing Name: DKC Bull Dozer
History: Greyhound Data · Track Info
Gender: Male
Age: 1½ years old
Weight: 71 lbs.
Status: Adoption Pending
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Dozer is a very cool boy... he's handsome of course, but he's also sweet and loving and seems to get along with everyone. Dozer screamed when the cat touched his nose, so we think he's cat-safe! More updates as we get to know this wonderful baby.


King Louie

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Racing Name: BGR King Louie
History: Greyhound Data · Track Info
Gender: Male
Age: 2 years old
Weight: 72 lbs.
Status: Available
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We dare you to try to tell Louie from Solomon! These brothers are basically twins! Louie, like Solomon, is happy, playful and just a baby! Louie turned away from the cat, so we're saying he's probably going to be cat-safe.


King Solomon

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Racing Name: BGR Bagheera
History: Greyhound Data · Track Info
Gender: Male
Age: 2 years old
Weight: 67 lbs.
Best Without: cats
Status: Available
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Solomon is Louie's brother; and not even two years old yet! He's very happy and loving, affectionate and sweet. He didn't like the cat very much, though, so he'll have to live in a cat-less home. What a sweetheart!


Bevin

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Racing Name: Royal Ruckus
History: Greyhound Data · Track Info
Gender: Female
Age: 2½ years old
Weight: 54 lbs.
Status: Adoption Pending
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Bevin is a cute, playful little girl. She is sweet, loving and gets along with everyone. She tested "cat workable, " which means she was interested but was able to be diverted. She'd need some training but looks like that could work. Definitely a cutie pie!


Ray

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Racing Name: RCK Golden Ray
History: Greyhound Data · Track Info
Gender: Male
Age: 3½ years old
Weight: 75 lbs.
Best Without: cats, small children
Status: Available
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Ray is a gorgeous boy with muscles galore! He's very sweet and loves to lean on you as long as you'll let him. Again, he was fostered, so he has some home manners and he's ready to go asap. Ray would probably not be suitable for homes with small children, as he is sensitive about space when resting. This is pretty typical of greyhounds, but in the van, he was snarky when somebody got too close. But loveable and very nice and it could have been just the close proximity with a bunch of other dogs. Update: Ray does get along with our kennel pack, but he is going to be alpha so he's going to need good leadership, and can be placed with a more subordinate dog. He'll do well also as an only dog; no separation issues at all. He's fantastic, loving, and sweet, but just is not small animal safe.


Alpha

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Racing Name: Faramir Jo
History: Greyhound Data · Track Info
Gender: Male
Age: 3½ years old
Weight: 66 lbs.
Best Without: cats
Status: Available
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Alpha is a young, active boy. He was placed (his name was previously Prune) but was returned because of his inability to safely accept the small dogs in the home. He is a graduate of our prison obedience program, so he is well behaved, walks well on a leash, is completely house broken and is very sweet and loving. He can be protective of his space and/or toys, so will need a leader to help him understand boundaries. He's a wonderful boy.


Payton

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Racing Name: Barts Hosmer
History: Greyhound Data · Track Info
Gender: Male
Age: 3 years old
Weight: 75 lbs.
Best Without: cats, dogs, small children
Status: Available
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Payton is a 3-year-old male. Even though he tested cat safe in Florida, he has shown some real issues with small dogs here in the kennel. He is very reactive, but we don't know if it's about the fence and he just wants to play, or if he really doesn't like small animals. Payton probably would be best as an only dog or with other female greyhounds. Doesn't seem to like getting along with the boys much... he is a really nice boy and would love being a spoiled only child! Update: Payton does great with other greyhounds; he's playful and will settle in, but he also has some resource guarding issues that will need to be worked on (we can help with that). He likes the other dogs, and we do think he will work his way out of his space issues, but it just has to be a consideration going into it.


Mars

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Racing Name: Volando Mars
History: Greyhound Data · Track Info
Gender: Male
Age: 4 years old
Weight: 80 lbs.
Best Without: cats
Status: Available
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Mars doesn't like cats but he potties on lead, so that's something! He's a gorgeous, big brindle boy and we'll let you know how he does as time goes on... Update: Mars is doing well in the prison obedience program. He isn't really into the pack thing; he loves his people, other male dogs, not so much. He will be able to be with other females however. But he's a really nice boy and will do great as an only dog or in a small pack. He will be available in two weeks.


Carl

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Racing Name: Barts Mastertroy
History: Greyhound Data · Track Info
Gender: Male
Age: 4½ years old
Weight: 83 lbs.
Best Without: cats
Status: Available
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Mr. Carl is not fond of cats, but otherwise, he's a sweet, handsome boy. He is 4 years old... more updates to come. Update: Carl loves everyone and gets along well with all other dogs in the kennel pack. We have decided to place him in the prison program for some obedience training, so he will be available for adoption mid-May. He's going to be fantastic!


Luke

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Gender: Male
Weight: 55 lbs.
Best Without: cats
Status: Available
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Luke is about 2 and a half years old now; He is sweet and loving and likes other dogs and kids, although he tends to play rough. He would be great as an only dog, as long as he can get some play time with a ball or toy. Luke graduated from our prison foster/training program and was placed twice, but returned because of his "special" needs. Luke had a serious medical problem when he came to us but it has resolved after surgery. He does have some residual nerve issues and we think has arrested development (this means he'll forever be puppy-like). Please ask for more information about this and know that Nittany will support any adopter with his medical care going forward. Luke's ideal situation will be as an only dog in a very quiet household. He walks well on a leash and is independent and sweet. Ask about him and see if yours is just the right place for this special needs guy.