Greyhound Meet and Greet Event Wrap Up


I asked Mary Aquino from the Greyhound Pets of America Charleston how the event went this past weekend at All is Well Summerville – and I was happy to hear that it went really well. 

LCD: Did you have a good turn out? How was the event venue?

Mary: We did have a good turn out! The event this past weekend at All Is Well was a social gathering, because All is Well Summerville has such a nice area to let the dogs wander around off leash. 

LCD: Tell me about your currently adoptable dogs, and the dogs you were featuring at the event.

Mary: Andy was the only available pup there – we had just received dogs the night before and they were “recouperating” at their new foster homes. Andy is *ready* for a forever home – sweet, young (2 yr old) boy who will make a great play-mate for an active family. He is adorable and very loving. He is *not* cat safe tho, so the family must be cat-free.


LCD: Anything you’d like to share with the dog owning community about upcoming events or current donation needs?


Mary: Fall/Winter months are ones that are often plagued by slow volunteerism due to the holidays; however, we still need volunteers to help at events and as foster families. It’s amazingly rewarding to see a greyhound come from their track life, transition to their foster homes and then ultimately get a loving forever home…a greyt way to “give back” in the upcoming holiday season.

The Greyhounds were also at the Cane Bay Fall Fest – check out this adorable video of them having a ball playing and running. 

Learn more at The next Greyhound event is this coming Saturday at Charleston Animal Society’s Paws in the Park  More info HERE.


One response to “Greyhound Meet and Greet Event Wrap Up

  1. Thanks Leah!

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