INDY AREA Greyhound RESOURCES
Thanks to PetSmart for hosting our Greyhound Meet & Greet Events at the Following Locations - Avon, Bloomington, Noblesville, Plainfield, West 86th Street, Northeast Indy,
PetSmart, Inc. is the largest specialty pet retailer of services and solutions for the lifetime needs of pets. At PetSmart, they love pets, and they believe pets make us better people. Every day with every connection, PetSmart’s passionate associates help bring pet parents closer to their pets so they can live more fulfilled lives. For more information please click here to visit PetSmart's website
Pet Supplies Plus
Thanks to Pet Supplies Plus for hosting our Greyhound Meet & Greet Events at their Broad Ripple location.
In 1988, Jack Berry and Harry Shallop came up with the novel idea of opening a supermarket-style pet food and supply store in Redford, Michigan. Nearly 25 years later, Pet Supplies Plus® has over 250 neighborhood locations in 23 states, and continues to grow across the country. For more information please click here to view the Pet Supplies Plus website
Thanks to PetPeople in Nora for hosting our Greyhound Meet & Greet Events!
PetPeople is the neighborhood place for natural foods and quality supplies for dogs and cats. Our team of pet enthusiasts entertains and educates to create a unique shopping experience. We engage our customers through sharing ideas and providing solutions. At PetPeople, we are inspired to make a difference in the lives of pets and their people. Click here to visit the PetPeople website
Thanks to Petco in Carmel for hosting our Greyhound Meet & Greet Events
With more than 50 years of service to pet parents, Petco is a leading pet specialty retailer that focuses on nurturing powerful relationships between people and pets. Click here to visit the Petco website
Thanks to Ace Hardware in Greenwood for hosting our Greyhound Meet & Greet Events
Ace Hardware is your local hardware store and they are a part of our community. Over 4,600 of Ace's 4,700 stores around the globe are independently owned and operated by local entrepreneurs. These hard working men and women are part of the fabric of your community. They are small business owners who are local and loyal...just like it ought to be. For more information please visit the Ace Hardware website.
Established in 1996, the Greyhound Resort is unlike any other kennel. Located on 10 acres in a quiet country setting next to a home, the Greyhound Resort caters to the greyhounds' special needs. Greyhound guests are turned out in a large (40 x 100 yd) outdoor fenced grassy area to run, play and relieve themselves. Click here for more information by visiting the Greyhound Resort website.
Resources and Links
Coping with Pet Loss - Information about dealing with the passing of a pet. Contact information for a local support group is provided.
Websites of Interest
- Greyhound Pets of America - The website of the national organization.
- Greyhound Pets of America Chapters & Sub-Chapters - This site links you to the National GPA Locator Website. It will show you every chapter of GPA in the U.S.A.
- Adopt A Greyhound - This site offers a wide range of information on retired racing Greyhounds as well as many links to other sites and information about Greyhound rescue groups.
- Adopt A Greyhound-Canada - A source for adoption information throughout Canada.
- National Greyhound Association - This site is for the business side of Greyhound Racing. This is where you can obtain a pet ownership transfer certificate $ 5.00 of the $ 20.00 fee goes to the Greyhound charity of your choice. (GPA/Indianapolis hint hint!)
- The American Greyhound Council - A joint initiative of the National Greyhound Association (NGA) and the American Greyhound Track Operators Association (AGTOA).
- Pet Wellness Central - Offering quality pet products for dogs of all kinds and cats; anything from toys and treats to wellness products, beds, crates, and more. Owner Sheila Anderson is a long time greyhound adopter and volunteered with GPA Indy for many years.
- Silk Road Collars - These wonderful collars available in a wide variety of styles will make your hounds look and feel like royalty!
- Duds4Buds - Greyhound apparel, coats, etc.
- Thera Paw - Protection for painful and injured paws, therapeutic dog boots.
- Gini's Greyhound Fashions - Winter coats, fleece coats, rain coats, bug coats, hoods, PJ's - all custom made!
- Colorado Greyhound Adoption - A greyhound adoption group serving the Colorado area.
- Running With the Big Dogs - A site about caring for, living with, and training retired racing greyhounds
- Decotogs - Apparel for dogs and Belly Bands which help control marking. This company has a rescue donation program where they will donate 10% of each sale to non-profit rescue groups.
- Greyhound-Data - Greyhound Breeding and Racing Database. Find information about your retired racing greyhound such as race statistics, littermates, pedigree, etc. You can also upload a picture of your greyhound.
- Franke Studios - Julian Franke is an Indianapolis photographer who's services include photography of pets.
- 2 Hounds Design - Specializing in exclusive Martingale Collars, Velvet Leashes, Greyhound Christmas Cards, etc.
- Greyhound Gang - Auctions, Specials, Stories, Supplements & so much more, 100% helps hounds.
- Trendy Hounds - Martingale Collars & Leashes.
- Voyagers K9 Apparel - Voyagers K9 Apparel is renown for dog clothes that dogs love! We focus on breed-specific designs, durable construction, and quality machine-washable materials so your dogs stay protected and comfortable...anytime and anywhere. Our line of Winter Coats, Rain Coats, and every dog's favorite, our Tummy Warmer dog sweater vest, plus Voyagers K9 Apparel warm Polartec fleece dog booties and dog hoods are made with care in the USA.
- Wellpet - Pet food products
- Precise Pet Products - Pet food products
- For Love of a Dog Jewelry & Gifts - Hand crafted dog lover art jewelry in almost 100 dog breeds, dog rescue and mutt jewelry, eco friendly elevated feeding stations, dog breed Christmas ornaments & more.
- The Big Dog Boutique - Dog Collars and Pet Supplies that breed jealousy.
- Animal World Gift Store - Animal World Gifts for the Dog, Cat, Horse, Bird, Animal, and Pet Lovers.