• 45mph Couch Potato

About Greyhounds

Greyhounds are very clean, intelligent and big couch potatoes sleeping approximately 18 hours a day. Click below to learn more about this ancient breed.

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Adoptable Greyhounds

All of our Adoptable Greyhounds are in foster homes where they are learning about retired life. Enjoy reading about our current adoptable greyhounds.

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Adoption Application

Our on-line Adoption Application is designed to better recommend suitable adoptable greyhounds to you. Apply today for a chance to adopt a greyhound.

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Want to meet some greyhounds? Greyhound foster dogs and ambassadogs would love to meet you! So come out and meet the dogs and their people!

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Lester is quite the charmer. Enthusiastic, energetic and inquisitive he is still very much learning about life beyond his former Greyhound buddies.  Click here for more information.


Cat Training

Feeding Raw

Dog Parks

Additional Resources


CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER – Saturday 1/18/20 Open House at Loyal Companion, Gaithersburg MD  11am – 1pm  

Saturday 1/25/20 Open House at Pet Valu, Olney MD  11am – 1pm

Details at Events

Check out all our beautiful greyhounds looking for fur-ever homes at Adoptable Dogs.


Curious about greyhounds but not sure you want to commit to full-time ownership?   Do you want to help a greyhound find his/her forever home?  Consider Fostering!  Greyhound Welfare has a well developed fostering program to guide our foster parents.  We provide the supplies and mentor…you provide the love. Please complete a volunteer application.  The retired greyhounds thank you.