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Featured Hounds

We have plenty of hounds looking for their happy homes. Please feel free to check them out!

Updated 8/6/22

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Katty Greyhound Picture

Katty is a 2 year old cow dog and will be looking for just the right home! When we first learned about her last year, she was quite the spook. Since then, she has come a long way and has come out of her shell a lot. She is still a bit of a spook at times and we will assess this further when she makes it to Connecticut.

Zara Greyhound Picture

Zara is the mom to some recent WAG alumni– Bo (fka Gazoo), Gunther, Gus, and Gia– as well as new WAG hound Gloria!

Greyhound Calendar 2022

All fundraising proceeds will go to support WAG’s mission of helping retired racing greyhounds find their forever homes!
Thanks for checking us out, and for your continued support.
If you have any questions on the contest or WAG’s mission, please email us at rori@weadoptgreyhounds.org or find us on Facebook!

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Upcoming Events

We have plenty of opportunities coming up for you to meet our adoptable dogs! Come out and say hello! We’d love to help answer any questions you may have and spread the word about what makes these dogs so greyt! Feel free to check out our Events calendar as well!

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Mystic Outdoor Art Festival

Saturday, Aug. 13, from 10 am- 6 pm

Sunday, Aug. 14, from 10 am – 5 am

28 Cottrell St, Mystic, CT 06355

Join WAG at one of our favorite annual events– the Mystic Outdoor Art Festival!

Planned and executed by the Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce, the Mystic Outdoor Art Festival is the oldest of its kind in the Northeast region, drawing thousands of people from around New England and beyond during this two day event.

The festival showcases over 200 artists from around the United States, with more than two miles of arts and crafts including oils, watercolors, photographs, pastels, sculpture, woodwork, comics, acrylics, and more. The Mystic Outdoor Art Festival, lovingly known as “MOAF”, is a FREE event and features activities and artwork for all ages to enjoy, including a Children’s Art Park located in Mystic River Park.

Rockwell Park Summer Festival

Aug 20, 10AM to 6PM

Rockwell Park — 238 Jacobs St, Bristol, CT 06010

Join WAG at the Rockwell Park Summer Festival!

Bristol’s West End Association, a non-profit neighborhood group of merchants and residents committed to the preservation, safety and overall quality of living in the City’s West End, hosts a weekend festival at Rockwell Park every August.

The festival includes a car show, basketball tournament, skateboard tournament, live bands, food booths, craft/art vendors, kids zone and more!

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Paws & Pints: WAG at Night Shift Brewing

August 30th – 6PM to 9PM

87 Santilli Hwy, Everett, MA 02149, USA

Join us at Night Shift Brewery in Everett, MA for their Paws & Pints night featuring WAG! Their patio is dog friendly, and we will have hounds with us for people to meet!

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The Simsbury Fly-In

September 25th, 7AM to 5PM

Simsbury Flying Club – 94 Wolcott Rd, Simsbury, CT 06070

Join us at the Fly In!

The Simsbury Fly-In is the largest event of it’s kind in New England featuring over 100+ aircraft, 450+ classic cars, 24+ food truck vendors, 50+ craft/display vendors, seminars, events for all ages and much more.

Parking is $10 (cash only) and the parking field Is a walk away from the event so plan accordingly.

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2022 Gathering

October 2nd, 11AM to 3PM

Southington Drive-In — 995 Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike, Southington,

Join us for our yearly gathering at the Southington Drive-In this October!

We will update the information about this event as it gets closer.

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2022 Annual Board of Directors Membership Meeting

April 24th, 10AM to 1PM

On April 24th, 2022 from 10am to 1pm, the We Adopt Greyhounds Board of Directors will be hosting our annual membership meeting. All are welcome to attend!

If you would like to know more, click the button below


WAG is always welcoming more helping hands! Whether it be donating food for the pups, helping new pups transition to home life in their foster homes, or parading dogs around at adoption events, every effort is much appreciated! Find out more about how you can get involved below!



Want to know how you can help out these pups? Learn how you can give back to the dogs at our Donate page.


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By becoming a member, your contribution helps keep WAG going!


Foster Info

Our adoptable dogs are placed in foster homes to help them become adjusted to life off the track. If you’d like to learn more about how to become a potential foster home and what that entails, click above.



WAG holds multiple events throughout the year and needs all the manpower we can get! Find out how you can be a part of our events at our Volunteer page.


We are always in need of a variety of items to help care for our foster dogs! Whether it be physical items such as toys, leashes, collars, food, or monetary donations, every item goes to helping these dogs to have the most comfortable transition as possible. To read about all the different ways you could help, please visit our How to Donate page.

How to Donate

Amazon Smile

The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice. Every item available for purchase on www.amazon.com is also available on AmazonSmile at the same price. It’s super easy to set up! For more information on how to have it donate it WAG, please visit our How to Donate page.

Dog Beds

We are always in need of dog beds for our foster dogs. If you would like to donate a dog bed, please check out Kuranda’s Dog Beds!

Kuranda’s Dog Beds

Food Donation

We feed our fosters Purina Pro Plan Savor Dry Food from Tractor Supply. If you would like to donate food, you can order it using the link below:

Food Donation


We work with many great organizations that take the time to help spread the word about WAG and greyhound adoption. These organizations are featured below.


WAG’s operating budget is made possible by support provided by the Draper Foundation Fund; a fund of the Community Foundation of Northwest Connecticut