A Place for Us Greyhounds
Bella was rescued in the farming area north of Lubbock. She had been abandoned by "hunters" and had a muzzle on. She was bred to race--here's the link to her background. Bella was adopted by Tim and Cathy, and their shy Greyhound-Charlie.
Slatex Cadillac--a racing legend has retired and lives in Lubbock with the Cortez family.
Chelsea got adopted and moved to El Paso. She lives with Jetta and the Wiggs family.
Duke was renamed Zephyr and now lives in El Paso!
Jerry Thompson adopted Alice!
Wes and Tiffany adopted Guinness--after all, Guinness is good for you!!
Frankie got adopted by his foster family!
Celeste insisted that her family adopt Coby--how adorable!
Patrick got adopted by Donna and Greg on Thanksgiving Day!
Bob adopted Sammy and they live in the mountains of New Mexico!
Jim was renamed Atticus and moved to ABQ!
Marcus and Laura adopted Marty on the "Eve of Christmas Eve"! Marty is 50% Saluki and 50% Greyhound.
Pat adopted Lulu. Lucky Lulu lives in the Texas Hill Country and will be an only dog. Pat helped us start APFUG in 2007.
Sheriff Grady got adopted and moved to Seminole, TX. He is an only dog and eight years old.
Boris--the happy hound in the middle of the pic has had a very good year--not only did he battle and defeat a heartworm infection--he got adopted by Jack-the Greyhound and the White's that live in Midland!
Lila got adopted by Josh and Emily, in Abilene, TX.
Sirius--a full-blooded Greyhound relinquished by hunters--GREYT NEWS--Sirius has been adopted!
Kent and Kelsey adopted Henry--he's their first dog--how cool is that?
Slatex Amelia got adopted and moved to Midland to live with her new family--The Thomas's.
Ziva is one of the most challenging dogs we have rescued. Practically feral when we got her, very untrusting, and slow to come around. Then to top that off--she escaped from her foster home and was missing for two weeks! Now-she's landed in paradise with Gary, Janet and their Greyhound-Roxie!
Renee, and her Whippet-Max adopted Brooks!!
Cardi got adopted by Mike and Baqia on May 28 and moved to ABQ!
We are so happy to have found homes for all of these sweet dogs, during 2017.Isn't it time you adopted your very own 45-mph Couch Potato?
Slatex Salsa was in foster care and doing well--and then her foster Mom, Sidney, decided to adopt her!
Firefox got adopted by the same family that adopted the group's very first puppy--here's a link to that sweet story and tribute.
Tula's foster family has adopted her!
Jetta is Sirius' litter-mate and was recently adopted and now lives in El Paso!
Shawn adopted Dash!
Steven and Kelley adopted Scout--happy, happy!
Karma got adopted by her foster family--Robin and Danny Holder!
Ava got adopted and moved to Midland and lives with Ash--the Whippet.
Dave and Joy Jones adopted Minuet! She is helping them at their doggy daycare and boarding business--Your Petspace, in Las Cruces--check it out!
The Millers, from Odessa, adopted Red Hot and she has a funny Greyhound bro' named Hawkeye!
Minami adopted Lucas and renamed him-Atlas!
Tory was renamed (Tiger) Lily. She promptly adopted the Matthews' family and they promptly lost a couch!