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AGA welcomes everyone to our monthly 'Meet & Greets' at various locations in the Austin and surrounding area. Meet and Greets  are a great place to meet and learn about available and adopted greyhounds. Current owners and fosters will be there to let you discover how gentle, lovable, and sociable these dogs are and to answer any questions you have about them and the adoption process. 

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AGA is proud to present our new AGA approved t-shirts. They are a great addition to our fundraising efforts. For a $12 donation you can sport the AGA colors too. Give a shout out to Chris at if you would like to get one of these great shirts. 

As always 100% of all donations go directly to the hounds.

"Vin avec les Hounds"

Wine Tasting & Silent Auction at the Hawk's Shadow Winery in Dripping Springs, Texas
Sunday, April 3, 2016 from 1:30 -4:30 PM

Come join Austin Greyhound Adoption for an afternoon in the beautiful Texas Hill Country and help support retired racing Greyhounds. We will be hosting a Wine Tasting at Hawk's Shadow Winery in Dripping Springs, Texas.

Your ticket will include 4 wine tastings, an etched greyhound wine glass, assorted cheeses and crackers, and a tour of the Hawk's Shadow wine cellar. Pack a picnic lunch and take in the spectacular view from the patio while enjoying light jazz music presented by Elegant Oasis.

We will also be hosting a silent auction, including many wine related products

Tickets are available for a donation of $20 in advance or $25 at the door. Tickets can be purchased at any of AGA's meet and greets, any AGA board member or online through Eventbrite.

All proceeds benefit Austin Greyhound Adoption.

We Need Foster Homes! Can you open your heart and home
to ones of these loving hounds?

Austin Greyhound Adoption is staffed entirely by volunteers dedicated to finding loving homes for retired racing greyhounds. Volunteers are always needed to introduce people to these gentle creatures. Without foster homes, these greyhounds might have no place to go!

Foster families help newly retired racing greyhounds adjust to life in a home. They get to know each dog's personality which helps us to find the best forever home possible. 

Austin Greyhound Adoption pays all medical expenses for greyhounds in foster care, and all we ask of foster families is that they love their foster dog like one of their own, feed it, and talk to prospective adopters about their foster dog. 

The number of greyhounds we can bring into our program is limited only by the number of available foster homes. Please contact us if you would like to open your home and heart to a greyhound on their journey from the track to their forever family.

Contact Foster Coordinator Tim Kruger ( for more information! 

AGA has recently taken in several Grey's that were in need of major medical procedures. Please see the following link and look for more to come if you would like to help these beautiful creatures.

AGA's Mission

AGA's primary goal is to find responsible loving homes for pure-bred greyhounds after life on the racetrack and to acquaint the public with the desirability and availability of greyhounds as pets.

AGA is organized exclusively for charitable and educational purposes within the meaning of section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code. Our volunteers work very hard to bring you the best possible hound for adoption. Small dog and cat testing are done so that a better placement may be achieved. Our hounds are taken to AGA's veterinarian immediately upon arrival to be spayed/neutered, heart worm tested, teeth cleaned, vaccinations, nails trimmed & bathed.

For more information on Greyhounds and retired racers click me!

Introducing WoofTrax a new fundraising tool for AGA.

Click me to find out more information!

You don't have to have a dog to walk and support AGA. You simply do your daily walk and log it on the App. AGA gets the donation and you get your exercise.

Tell your friends and family to walk for AGA.

Available Greyhounds

Click me! for more info and to see other dogs which are looking for their forever home too!

AGA is now a donation partner with Melly's Collars. 

Go shop for your babies at and at checkout use the coupon code AUSTINGREY. AGA gets a donation collar for every collar you buy.  

As part of our new partnership, we have also been asked to participate with MELLY to showcase one of our available dogs by modeling new collars for MELLY’s website! 

Thank You Melly's Collars.