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Next Playdate Feb 15th

This will be an INDOOR playdate at A Loyal Companion, 4758 E. Grant Road, Tucson.
All playdates will be held from 8am to 10am. Here's the info...

AGR Store is Now Open

Buy your AGR and greyhound related items online. We will be adding items as they become available, so check back often!

Getting Involved: Volunteer for Arizona Greyhound Rescue

Bob Mittan, 2014 Volunteer of the Year
Congratulations to Bob Mittan, 2014

Volunteer 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 one dog. AGR realizes that everyone has various amounts of time and skills to offer and we appreciate everyone for their efforts great and small.

Please peruse the list to see what you can do to help. Read more about volunteering for AGR

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

Other easy ways to help AGR...

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!

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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.

Jean Williams interviewed by Mike Varney, Pres & CEO of the Tucson Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce

Listen to AGR on Profiles in Business on 1030 KVOI (23.75 MB file). Profiles in Business is designed to showcase businesses and their positive impact on our community!

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Arizona Greyhound Rescue

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 2014, 35 hounds were adopted! Read more about AGR

We do not adopt 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

Mr. FryWe have an American Humane Association Hero Dog Award Nominee! Hint... click on Mr. Fry's picture to find out more info!

Welcome to the Sweet Hounds from Alabama!

Our 6 new hounds are settling in and will be available soon. They are from a kennel that closed at the Birmingham track, displacing approximately 100 hounds in all. 20 hounds came to AZ, and we were chosen to bring 3 boys and 3 girls in to our family!

AGR Gunsmoke Crew

Here are littermates Shania Twain and Trisha Yearwood!

They are looking for their forever homes... either together or they can be adopted separately!

Two hounds from Tucson Greyhound Park joined our family. Welcome to Hansel and Gretel! They will be available for adoption soon.

As always, if you can provide a respite foster home and/or long term foster care, please contact Tracyw424@yahoo.com.

And PLEASE don't forget our other Available Hounds who are looking for their forever homes... perhaps with YOU!

Order AGR Wines for your Easter celebration NOW
and Help our Hounds!

AGR Benefit Wine

Arizona Greyhound Rescue has its own wine collection at Benefit Wines! The fantastic labels were created by local Tucson artist Courtney Kelly.

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

You can win this Ford Mustang provided by Jim Click Automotive AND support AGR at the same time!

AGR has raffle tickets that will give you a chance to win this 2015 Ford Mustang, 50th Anniversary Edition. Buy your tickets and get more info here or from any AGR Board Member! You NEED this car!!