Greyhounds As Pets

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Greyhounds As Pets is a national charity which finds forever homes for greyhounds who have finished their racing career.

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GAP has kennel bases near Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch where all our greyhounds are assessed and prepared for their new lives.

We have a great team of foster carers, who help the dogs adjust to the home environment, and volunteers all over NZ who promote GAP, fundraise and get together for walks and events.

We have now homed over 2,000 greyhounds right around the country.

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GAP is a national charity rehoming greyhounds which are no longer suitable for racing.

The adoption programme operates through kennel bases near Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch, where all our greyhounds are assessed, de-sexed and individually matched to their new homes.

We also have a great team of foster carers who help the dogs adjust to the home environment and groups of supporters all over NZ who get together to promote greyhounds and enjoy their dogs.

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April is Adopt a Greyhound Month  1 April 2019

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April is Adopt a Greyhound Month and Greyhounds As Pets NZ needs your support to help find homes for these beautiful dogs. To support Greyhounds As Pets, consider a donation here or to find your new best friend, visit

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