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Greyhound Adoption Month Open House

April 8, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Event Schedule

11:00 – 3:00

Kennel Tours
Meet our kennel guests
Learn more about our operations

11:00 – 3:00

collars, coats, toys and treats for hounds
clothes for humans

scroll down on this page for confirmed vendors

11:00 – 3:00

Snack Wagon
In lieu of the Hound Cafe and Pet Therapy Bake Sale, we will have the Snack Wagon. GFNC receives a portion of sales.

One Hot Dog (chili, onions, ketchup, mustard), French fries & Cole slaw $5
Two Hot Dogs (chili, onions, ketchup, mustard), French fries & Cole slaw $6
Chicken Philly, French fries & Cole slaw $8
Pulled BBQ Chicken Sandwich, French fries & Cole slaw $7
Fried Oreos $3
Fried Brownies $3
Bottled Water or Soda $1

11:00 – 3:00

Fill the van with donations

Our wish list
Liquid Multi-surface cleaner
Laundry detergent
Spray all-purpose cleansers
Spray air freshener
Window cleaner
Gift cards: Home Depot, Lowe’s, Walmart etc.

11:00 – 2:00

Grey Toss (aka Cornhole)
$5 for 16 tosses (2 rounds of 8 tosses each)
3pts for in the hole, 1pt for on the board (cannot hit the ground first)
Play as often as you want, but only one round at a time.
We will keep a leaderboard of high scores posted.
50% of entry fees goes to winner; the other 50% goes to GFNC.
The winner must be present to claim the top prize at 2pm.

11:30 – 12:30

Blessing of the Animals by Rev. Susan Scott Downs
Rev. Susan will have her own area so you can bring your family over to her on an individual basis.

12:30 – 1:30

Easter Bunny Visit
photos will be available for a $5 donation
your photo will be taken by a volunteer with a cell phone
you can provide your cell number & the pic will be sent to you immediately


50 / 50 Raffle #1
must be present to win


Hound Parade
We will feature several of our adoptable hounds and tell you more about them.
You can spend some time with them and maybe meet your new best friend.


50 / 50 Raffle #2
must be present to win

Confirmed Vendors
  • The Hound Boutique – for hounds: coats, collars, leads, treats, toys; for humans: clothing, decals
  • Aid4Greys (Lee Taurello) – bunnies, greytbones, tribbles, & more
  • doTERRA Essential Oils – natural  care for humans and pets
  • Streamline Elegance (Desta Hudgens)  – dog beds
  • Run with It Embroidiery (Lynda & Rick Montgomery) – greyhound themed embroidered items
Video and Photos from Previous Years


April 8, 2017
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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GFNC Kennel
2908-A Oak Ridge Road
Oak Ridge, NC 27310 United States
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