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IMPORTANT MEMBERSHIP INFO!
Annual Membership to WAG now runs January 1, 2015 through December 31, 2015. If you’re a current Member your Membership is extended through December 31, 2014. If you have already sent in your Membership dues, WAG will be contact with you by October 15th to discuss your early Membership payment. Please do not send in any 2015 Membership dues until we have posted something on our website or mailed correspondence to you.
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Our Autumn 2104 newsletter is here!
We are in need, desperate need, of foster homes.
Can anyone help? Please Email firstname.lastname@example.org
As you’ve read in recent posts, WAG’s expenses are steadily increasing for the greyhounds that we take in. But, you can help us! Do you have a talent for Fundraising? Whether you can fundraise on a large scale for us or even a little bit, you’re a person we need. Can you plan, organize, and carry out an activity such as a walk-a-thon or golf-a-thon-for-greyhounds, host a wine and cheese party, have a tag-sale, rake leaves with a monetary portion donated to WAG, or designate Holiday gifts as ‘donations to WAG’? I’m sure you can think of many ways to help us. Interested? Contact Linda at Linda@weadoptgreyhounds.org.
WAG HOUND NEWS
We currently have 16 hounds looking for a home: Indy, Uno, Venus, Slick, Fabulous, Ian, Dash, Zoe, Chloe, Flyer, Leo, Flash, Kayden, Holyfield, Linus, Mason.
Tyson has been adopted!
Teddy is adoption pending!
Cole has been adopted!
Riley has been adopted!
Jasmine is adoption pending!
Magoo has been adopted!
Alexandrite has been adopted!
Janet has been adopted!
Sweetie has been adopted!
Brady is adoption pending!
Joseph and Rachel DePaolo on your adoption of Saturday!
Kandi and Bill Howland on your adoption of Jumbo!
Sean E on your adoption of Britches!
Richard and Elizabeth Johnson on your adoption of Dave!
Jessica Stepanek on your adoption of Latto!
Norbert Garcia, Michael Russo on your adoption of Francie!
The Dziekiewicz family on your adoption of Gargamel!
Cheryl and Ken Gregory on your adoption of Annie!
Mary and Wayne Meyers on your adoption of Hot Shot and Godfrey!
Kayden needs a home/foster home!
Kayden is a tall, elegant white and brindle boy who had a long and successful racing career. He is a recent graduate of the CT Prison Greyhounds 8 week training class and knows many commands, such as sit, down, wait, watch me, go to place just to name a few. He also does tricks, such as paw and speak. This beautiful boy’s ideal home would have no other dogs or cats, as he is high prey and a bit dominant with other dogs. He is fine in a “social” situation with other dogs of his size, such as on greyhound walks or events, but likes all the attention from his humans for himself. Kayden can be strong willed, so we would prefer that he be placed with a dog knowledgeable person/family who will remind Kayden that the humans are in charge, and will reinforce all of his excellent training. We think Kayden would be fine with older kids. Won’t you consider giving this handsome and deserving guy a chance?
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Past events pictures
For those without a Facebook profile, our page can be viewed here.
Bristol mum parade 9/28/14 here.
Southington walk, group picture 4/27/2014 here.
Pictures from the 2013 Haloween walk on 10/13/13 here.
Pictures from the MDC walk on 7/22/13 here.
Pictures from our MDC walk on 5/18/13 here.
Pictures from our Collinsville walk on 4/28/13 here.
St. Patrick’s Day Walk, MDC Reservoir, West Hartford, CT March 17 2013 here.
Pictures from January 20th Farmington rails to trails walk in Southington here.
Pictures from our Halloween walk! Sunday, October 28th 2012 here.
2012 Bristol Mum parade here.
Vernon/ Rockville volunteer appreciation picnic 6/9/2012 here.
This is a fun group to be a part of!
There are many different ways to help WAG!
We need volunteers for tasks like driving foster dogs to/from vet appointments, events, for picking up new dogs from a hauler or transport, for helping to hold foster dogs and talk to potential adopters at events, etc. If you would like to help with foster dogs or adoptions, please contact Linda (Linda@WeAdoptGreyhounds.org).
We also need volunteers to help plan, organize, and help at adoption events, fundraisers, awareness events, etc. To help promote and publicize WAG and greyhounds as pets, or to raise money for WAG and the Yogi Medical Fund. If you would like to help with events, public awareness, or fundraising, please contact Linda (Linda@WeAdoptGreyhounds.org).