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Phone: 972.503.GALT
3400 Carlisle St Ste 310
Texas 75204
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Target demographics: Adults & Families

Direct beneficiaries per year: 158 greyhounds find their homes and families

Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: spend time with our hounds in boarding - walking, playing, grooming and otherwise interacting with them; help out at a GALT fundraiser.

Geographic areas served: United States of America and adjacent countries

Programs: Miss Mesa Fund - Contributions to this fund are used to pay the cost of medical care for those GALT greyhounds with special medical needs. http://galtx.org/help/mesafund.shtml

House a Hound - Help GALT's hounds waiting for their forever homes by sponsoring their boarding at a kennel. The average stay for an adoptable hound is approx. 4 weeks which allows time to complete vetting and general health/personality assessment before placement in a foster home. http://galtx.org/help/houseahound.shtml

Angel's Strays Fund - Please help GALT save the lives of STRAY or injured greyhounds.

Our Mission is to:

Assist all greyhounds, primarily those that are retired from or affiliated with the racing industry;

Facilitate placing greyhounds in loving, responsible, forever homes;

Educate the public about the desirability of adopting greyhounds as companions and family pets in the home;

Stress the importance of spay and neuter as a means of controlling the number of unwanted animals;

Support, welcome and encourage an active, organized volunteer base of greyhound lovers who share the passion and vision of finding loving, responsible, forever homes for greyhounds to live out their natural lives;

Provide continuing educational support to the greyhound's family after placement to ensure a successful adoption;

Connect with other groups and people that assist and adopt greyhounds to promote adoption worldwide; and most of all,

Enjoy the spiritual connection we all share with greyhounds and each other in loving and helping one of the most loving and loyal creatures put on this earth.
Since its inception in 2001, GALT has assisted over 2400 greyhounds in finding their forever homes.

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There are not enough words to describe the amazing work that GALT does on a daily basis. The young, the old, the injured and the strays, NOT ONE of them is ever TURNED AWAY!! And they stand behind their statement 110%! I am on my 4th Greyhound, all of them have been from GALT. I am part time ... more »
I have been volunteering for GALT for years now and you will not find a more dedicated and passionate group of people. All three of my dogs are from GALT... more »
My husband and I adopted our first greyhound from GALT in 2007 and our second in 2013. As supporters, I have observed the very utmost in professionalism and dedication of their volunteers and founders. The care given to every single greyhound who is lucky enough to get to GALT is 100% heartfelt. ... more »
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