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Monicas Heart Greyhound Adoption

1887 Bellemead Dr
Altoona, PA 16602

Our Mission

Monica's Hearts Hounds & Humans will be participating at the following locations (please join us!):


(For more information on any of these events, see our contact list below)

November 4 – 1-3 PM – Meet and greet, Petsmart, Vestal, NY

November 4 – 11 AM-2 PM, Meet and greet, Tractor Supply Co, 1399 Columbia Blvd., Bloomsburg PA

November 11 - 11 AM-2 PM - Meet and greet, Petsmart, 270 Marketplace Blvd Selinsgrove, PA


November 12 – 1-3 PM, Meet and greet, Creature Comforts, Front Street, Binghamton, NY


 November 18 – 11 AM-2 PM , Meet and greet, Petco, 320 S Lycoming Mall Road, Muncy, PA

November 18 – 11 AM-2 PM, Meet and greet, Petco, 80 Plaza Drive, Bloomsburg, PA (near Wal-Mart)

Adoption Policy

Adopting a Friend

"Adopt a Greyhound & Make a Fast Friend" is a motto that greyhound owners find true! These dogs are an extremely loyal, loving, gentle breed of dogs who thrive on attention and human companionship. Perhaps the most endearing quality possessed by almost all greyhounds is the strong bond it forms with those who care for it.

Racing greyhounds have lived in a kennel most of their lives. As a pet, the changes in their environment, lifestyle, and expected behavior will require a period of adjustment that can last from a few days to a few weeks. It is a testimony to their intelligence and temperament that they adjust to our world as adult dogs as quickly as they do.

Greyhounds are sight hounds and must be kept on a leash or in an entirely fenced in area when not on a leash. They run at high speeds & can be several miles from home in a matter of minutes if left to run. Although they love to run, greyhounds are sprinters rather than

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