Fostering is an important part of a Greyhounds retirement.  GVV is always looking for good foster homes.  We even pay for all the expenses!

HELP!  Consider being a foster today!  Check out the Fostering page for more information

Greyhounds of the Verde Valley

Looking for other ways to help? Donate!

GVV is always in need of:

  • Collecting cans
  • Donate wet and dry dog food
  • Donate treats
  • Donate leashes and collars (Martingale)
  • Toys! Grey's love squeakers!  

Looking to Adopt?  

Here is the process:

  • Look at our available Greys! 
  • Come to one of our events
  • Learn about Greyhounds needs, behaviors, health considerations
  • Fill out an application
  • Prepare your house 
  • Expect an in home visit by a Greyhound volunteer 
  • Start a love that will last forever.

Can't adopt?  Consider being a foster..

Can't Adopt?  We need fosters! 


Greyhounds of the Verde Valley, Inc. (GVV) is an all volunteer, 501(c)(3) organization that began in January 2007 when we rescued two male greyhounds from the Tucson race track kennels.  Our mission was simple:  To place retired racing Greyhounds in safe, loving, forever homes as pets.

Providing Forever Homes for Retired Racers

Latest News

Learn about our updated protocols for worming on our Greyhound Health page.

Help Support the Greyhound Guild

Big thanks to the Greyhound Guild for their support of the greyhound community!

We have new hounds! Learn more about them on our available hounds page.

Our adoption fees have increased to $400 per hound help recuperate some of the additional cost it takes to bring the pups in from other states.