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Spring Fling 2018 Registration

If you haven’t marked your calendar yet this year’s Spring Fling will be on June 9, 2018! It will once again be held at the Kalamazoo kennel club! This event is completely open to the public but only open for

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Spring Fling 2018 T-Shirt

SHIRTS!! This year all shirts are $15 each. We have tee sizes small-5x. Ladies Vnecks are small-4x. Right now our deadline for pre-ordering is May 20th … To guarantee what you want we recommend pre-ordering. We will have some available

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AFG Donate December 2017

It is Donate December at AFG! Want some last minute tax deductible donations for 2017 that will go to a bunch of special hounds?   Greyhounds make awesome pets and we want everybody to be able to enjoy a retired

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Announcement

It is with great pleasure that we would like to announce that the Allies Family is growing! Recently we were asked to absorb another greyhound adoption group, Second Chance. There are some within this group that know and/ or have

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AFG Donate December 2016

:It is Donate December at AFG! Want some last minute tax deductible donations for 2016 that will go to a bunch of special hounds? Here are some options: ** There are items that we use on a daily basis at

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Sponsor an AFG Hound for the Holidays

It is Donate December at AFG! Want a last minute tax deductible donation for 2015 that will go to a bunch of special hounds?  AFG is doing this again for December.  For a donation of $10 or more, you will

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Things to Consider Before Adopting a Greyhound

Although greyhounds are the best dogs in the entire world (we are not biased at all), they are not the right fit for everyone. The adoption application and in-home are important parts of the adoption process in order to increase the

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Welcoming a Greyhound Into Your Home

Now that you have decided to take the plunge, you are checking off the steps towards bringing home your very own retired racer. You filled out your adoption application, scheduled your in-home, made a few visits to the local pet store for

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Proper Weight for a Greyhound

If I had a quarter for every time I am at a Meet and Greet and hear someone exclaim, “Look at those skinny dogs, you need to put some meat on them!” (or some variation thereof). The first time I

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Getting to know your fearful greyhound.

When a potential adopter asks a greyhound owner to tell them about greyhounds, the answer inevitably involves some form of gushing on and on about how wonderful they are, and how they are just a little bit different from other dogs.

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Featured Greyhound

RF Furious — George

George just retired to AFG after 89 races!  He’s a new retiree we are still learning about.  Could George be the hound for you?? George raced 89 races and was very successful. He came from Iowa originally and also raced

Other Greyhounds

RJ’s Hodor — Hodor
DC Sweet Charity — Charity
Rio Hard Drive — Rio

Upcoming Events

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Tractor Supply Co - Holland
December 15, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Pet Supplies Plus -- Gaines Township, MI
December 15, 2018 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Pictures with Santa!
Petco - Walker, MI
December 16, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Meet & Greet
Tractor Supply Company - Hudsonville, MI
December 22, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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