Companies listed in this section support GFNC at Special Events, Open House and Mountain Hounds as vendors or corporate sponsors. We appreciate all companies for their supportive efforts through events or if they are able to sell their products or donate to GFNC a percentage of their sales to support our adoption/rescue efforts!
Each company supports GFNC differently and is noted within each of the vendor cells below.
Looking for something for you greyhound to keep the chill off them during the cold winter nights? We have a new affiliate: Greyhound Pajamas by GreyfulAcres Fashion.
Her beautiful Grey model is Fiona, which she adopted from GFNC in 2008!
Grey Jamz is offering 10% off your order and $5.00 to GFNC.
www.greytfulacresfashion.com Website even has a video on "How to put on GreyJamz"
Please follow her on Facebook: Greyhound Pajamas
Hey Friends. If you're looking for a fun way to help us raise money for GFNC, all you have to do is shop for dog treats, toys and accessories. Sign up for monthly delivery of goodies for your best friend.
We have been accepted as BarkBox's newest "partner"!!! Support us and get 10% off when you use our special code: BBX1JHA
Help us raise some serious bones - we get a $15 donation with every order! Get started at the link below and at checkout enter of special code: BBX1JHA
WoofTrax Walk for a dog program! www.wooftrax.com
Greyhound Friends of NC is registered in the program. Click on link and download the APP.
A download APP for your smartphone(iphone & Android) that supports GFNC every time you walk your dog. After you download the app onto your smartphone, take the phone with you when you walk your dog(s). Simply press the "Start Walking for Greyhound Friends of NC" button and the app will keep track of your walk. When you walk is stopped it is credited to GFNC. The more people walking, the more WoofTrax can donate, so spread the word.
Donations are funded by their sponsorships, advertising, and investors. Donations are sent out twice per year. Every walk counts whether it is a quick walk, marathons, half-marathons or hiking trails. The more people actively walking with the app the greater it benefits GFNC.
You walk your hound(s) anyway so why not promote health interaction between your dogs and yourself, and raise money every day to support GFNC. Start walking & keep healthy!
GREYTPAIRINGS ~ "THE ALVIN PROJECT
Etsy shop: GreytPairings
A GREYT KNITTER'S AND CROCHET COMMUNITY ETSY SHOP IS NOW OPEN.
Click on link and shop. Supporting greyhounds through Creativity.
In memory of Alvin (Happy Al), Gail's greyhound, she set up a website that will benefit Greyhound Friends of NC and AVID knitter's and crocheter's.
The site features craft project bags and for every bag sold GFNC will receive 10% of proceeds to Sponsor A Hound that is at the kennel waiting for adoption.
Special for September and October* Price reduced to $18 per bag!. This is to encourage sales during a special time...it is the Annual Fund Raiser time of the year for Greyhound Friends 100% profits (amount above fees & materials) during this two month time period will be donated to GFNC!
Halloween themed lotus bags *Fair warning the photos will be graphic*Spiders, Bats, Witches, Ghosts, Skulls and Pumpkins! Here are a few samples
Squeakers Pet Beds www.squeakerspetbeds.com
Models: Mo and Porsche
Available Large (greyhound size as shown above) (30x40x4)
Medium (24x33x4) and Small (18x26x4)
High density foam for extra support, durable, stain-resistant fabric, removable cover for easy cleaning, FREE shipping and made in the USA!
GBARK ~ Greyhound Dog Rescue www.greyhoundbark.org Providing a Forever Home to Dogs in Need. Bloomfield, Indiana 812-834-2065
Greyhound Boarding and Retirement Kamp, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing forever homes for ex-racing Greyhounds deemed unadoptable. Visit their website and support their efforts.
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/GBARK?fref=ts
Gbark is trying to raise $50,000 for a new building for the dogs. If you would like to donate - click on link http://www.gofundme.com/GBARKKennel\
Mister Bucks Pet Food supports the GBark rescue group. Online purchases available.
The pet food is rated excellent, natural and holistic http://www.mrbuckspetfood.com
Mister Buck's Pet Food is a small pet food company based in Bloomfield, Indiana. Our company materialized in an attempt to make feeding the dogs of our own Greyhound rescue more affordable. Since our inception, we are grateful to have grown as an organization to the degree that allows a portion of every sale, in each county where Mister Buck's is sold to go directly back to support of the counties local animal welfare organizations and Police K9 Units.
NO Corn, NO Wheat and NO Soy and a few NO Grain.
Everyday - healthy daily diet for adult dogs.
Chicken & Brown Rice - perfect for active & grown dog with tiny kibble size bites
NO Grain- Hypoallegenic with chicken, turkey and catfist meal
Special Recipe - combines Everyday and adds beef and port into a holistic & nutritional blend.
Good Dog Treats - No corn, wheat or soy
Wet Food - no corn, wheat soy
Fish/salmon, duck and potato
Chicken & Apple
HEALTHY PAWS PET INSURANCE
Your lovable pets deserve the best medical care!
$35 for each success referral will be donated to GFNC. Protecting your pet's health with Healthy Paws makes it easy to give them the best medical care while protecting your bank account from expensive veterinary bills. Pet insurance plan covers everything that matters, genetic conditions and emergency care. https://www.facebook.com/gohealthypaws
Healthy Paws Pet Insurance & Foundation offers a comprehensive, affordable pet insurance plan for your dog or cat. Plus, when you protect your pet you'll also help a homeless pet have a happier and healthier tomorrow. Visit www.healthypawspetinsurance.com to get a free quote.
Another way to SHOP and support Greyhound Friends of NC is through Smile.Amazon.com. Amazon will now donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazoneSmile purchases when you shop at AmazonSmile https://smile.amazon.com
an affilate of Amazon.com.
Instructions when you ready to SHOP
1. use https://smile.amazon.com as your link, sign up.
2. User can the search for a charity section; select Greyhound Friends of North Carolina.
3. The User's account info is still recognized, but GFNC benefits.
Add this link to your favorites: Smile.amazon.com.
Now, that was an easy way to SHOP and donate at the same time! Happy Shopping!
SUPPORT GREYHOUND FRIENDS OF NORTH CAROLINA when you search the web or shop online with GOODSEARCH.Go to www.goodsearch.com to get started.
Hello fellow supporters, use Goodshop.com for all your shopping. More than 3,000 merchants (including Amazon, Best Buy, the Gap, Petco and more!) have teamed up with Goodshop to donate a percentage of your purchase back to GFNC. And, you can find coupons and deals on Goodshop so you can save money at the same time! Simply go to Goodshop, Click through to the store and shop as you normall would. It's that easy!!
Snugglehoundz by Totty Roberts store locations www.etsy.com and in the search bar type in Snugglehoundz. You may have seen Totty at GFNC's Open House and Christmas Drop In's.
Specializing in unique & jazzy Greyhound polarfleece coats, Jammie's and raincoats.
Lap of Love Veterinary Hospice and In-Home Euthanasia, Sara Fletcher, DVM
Greensboro, High Point, Winston-Salem: The Piedmont Triad Area.
336-484-1288 website: www.lapoflove.com enter Zip code and it will direct you to her site or a veterinarian near you.
Dr. Sara feels by providing pets with hospice and in home euthanasia, she is providing a service to both the family and their beloved animal friends. Dr. Sara is hopeful that end-of-life- protocols are a changing trend in the veterinary medical profession and that we will continue to see this level of service being offered more and more.
Pet medications, supples and food. Supports animal shelters by contributing ALL net profits to approved groups listed on their website. GFNC has been set up. Visit their website for your next order of heart worm and flea meds, vitamains, pet shampoos and more. Website: www.petrescuerx.com
JennieDidIt "dream it.want it.get it.love it" https://www.etsy.com/shop/jenniedidit
Jennie has an ETSY site and you do have to register with ETSY to purchase BUT it's worth it. if you have ever been on ETSY, you can find and purchase anything. Type in Jenniedidit in the search bar and her store will come up and you can put it in your Favorites. You can also find her on Facebook www.facebook.com/jenniedidit
She will donate to Greyhound Friends of NC 20% of each sale. You will need to put in our code: GREYFRIENDSNC for us to receive the donation, otherwise it goes to her vets stray cat fund.
In her store, she have Breed Silhouette Decals, Ladies fit v-neck t's, Crazy Dog Lady decals and T's, Hoodies, Custom(any breed) Pet related poems, Greeting cards, Custom Artwork Stick Family decals and for those cat lovers, T-shirts and decals. In the near future, she will be adding embroidery servies.
Shannon O'Reilly Designs www.shannonoreilly.com
Greyhound themed handcrafted & personalized jewelry in sterling silver, fine silver, mixed metal (copper,brass and rolo) and gemstone. Her shop is with ETSY so you will need to register with ETSY to purchase but it's easy and a great shopping experience.
She is a vendor at Mountain Hounds 2014 traveling all the way from Texas.
If you are a collector of greyhound books, please take a look at “Hunter Comes Home”.
Written and illustrated by Lori Pender to explain to her young daughter how Hunter came into their lives and hearts.
The book is a light hearted story about Hunter’s retirement from his racing career and the forever home waiting for him in Canada. It is suitable for children 2-5 years and collectors of all ages.
The book is available for purchase on Etsy.com (Shop name: HunterBooks) and there is a direct link to Etsy on website.
Gifts 2 Help Rescues - Sylvia Mayon and Seresa Cecil
Homemade animal rescue themed items as well as other fabulous gifts.
Our mission is to bring awareness of animals in need as well as help animal shelters and rescue groups raise much needed funds. We donate a portion of the proceeds to the organization of the customer's choice.
Animal Shelter & Rescue Partners: Approved Rescue groups, when customers buy products, a portion of the merchandise is donation to the organization of the customer's choice.
Sniff Dogg Scented Candles http://www.sniffdoggcandles.com
High Quality, highly scented candles hand poured in North Carolina. Watch for a new scent coming soon with a greyhound theme!
A $2.00 donation will be sent to GFNC for every candle purchased, when you mention GFNC jon your order form.
Chewy.com Shelter & Rescue Network -
Online pet store Food & Treats, Bowls & Feeders, Flea & Tick, Health & Wellness, Toys, Cleaning, Potty & Training, Grooming, Leashes & Collars, Bed, Crates and Gear.
BISSELL Homecare, Inc. has a long-standing commitment to support and advocate for homeless pets, and as a family run company, this passion starts at the very top. Our pet initiatives are the culmination of years of dedication to homeless animals by BISSELL's Director of Corporate Affairs and BISSELL Pet Foundation Founder, Cathy Bissell, who believes that every pet should have a home and every home should have a pet.
Purchase pet products on Bissell.com or at any location BISSELL products are sold and we'll donate a portion of the proceeds to BISSELL Pet Foundation / Partners For Pet Program and a donation will go to GFNC.
Once you purchase a BISSELL product, go to the link and click and activate your donation.
Carpet cleaners, carpet & floor cleaning formulas, vacuums, steam & hard floor cleaners, Febreze Fresheners, Sweepers, and Pet Hair tools
$1 donation under $40; $5 donation product $40 to $99.99 and $10 donation over $100
Scoates Greyhound Coats - Vandy Scoates Kahn
Coats and costumes for greyhounds. www.vandyscoates.com/scoates_greyhound_coats
Crazy Collars - Carl Doby www.crazycollars.com
Collars and Greyhound supplies
Gryffin-Designs - Karen Marion www.gryffin-designs.com
Original art quilts, bags, shirts, dog coats, bedsized quilts, and more.
Houndstown - Chris Carpenter www.houndstown.com
Collars, hand knitted warmers and much more
GFNC has been set up as an affiliate to earn potential earnings from sale of checks. We actually get 20% of each purchase from 600 different check designs. Clink on direct link above and order any of the checks. Order your check and a donation will be directed to Greyhound Friends.
iGive.com October Contest/Bonus for Greyhound Friends of N.C.
October $2,000 Contest and $5 NEW Member Bonuses mean bigger donations for GFNC.
Fall is here and we're looking forward to the holidays. What better time to help Greyhound Friends of N.C. just by sharing. Tell your friends, even friends who support some other cause or charity. Each person who joins iGive in October for the first time can mean $5 automatically donated to his or her cause ... no purchase necessary! All they need to do is try the iGive Button through 1/15/15.
The person who gets the most new members to join iGive in October and try the Button through 1/15/15 earns $1,000 for his or her cause - no matter what cause or charity the new members they invited choose to support. $500 prizes go to the second and third place winners' causes.
Share your special Tell A Friend link to get credit for the contest (it's the only way to get credit).
Go get the special link from: http://www.iGive.com/html/tellafriend.cfm .
At your Tell A Friend page you'll also be able to see which of your friends are helping you win Greyhound Friends of N.C. one of those sweet prizes.
Why share with your friends? -
- You could win $1,000 or $500 for Greyhound Friends of N.C..
- When friends shop, they'll help Greyhound Friends of N.C. or their own favorite cause. Why not let them take advantage of over 1,500 stores that want to help?
- The average shopper is raising over $30 - $100 a year for their cause ... all for free.
- It's simple and automatic..
- Five bucks free, just for trying us out.
- The more iGive members, the better the deals we can get from stores.
As a Pet owner you need pet identification for all your pets. Purchase them online and have them delivered in just 3-5 days and you've helped us. So easy: Go Shopping!
Military Dog Tags, Embroidered collars with Name and phone number, luggage tags and a whole assortment of dog name tags in many styles. www.gotags.com
Trendy Hounds originated with a desire to offer quality Martingale Collars and Leashes at an affordable price.
Voyagers K9 Apparel is renowned for its premier quality dog coats and clothing designed to provide comfort and protection for your dog. Since 1993, our distinguished dog clothing line has developed with the input of actual field-testing, dog owners’ suggestions and of course the dog’s satisfaction. Breed specific, highly functional & fashionable design teamed with premium quality material results in an unsurpassed canine active wear collection made exclusively in the USA with materials from the USA.Voyagers
www.dogpoopbags.com - EZ Tie Handle bags, Rolled Bags, Tabbed bags, Dispensers, carry bags, toys, signs, trash cans and Dog Park Bundles. Can meet your every need for bags!!!! Please visit the site.
Have attended Mountain Hounds for the last two years and donated 4,000 poop bags for visiting greyhounds.
Art by Billie website: http://www.artbybillie.net
"Billie donates her art on a regular basis to animal rescue groups' charity auctions - contact her for more information (please allow 2 months' advance notice for all donation requests)." http://www.cafepress.com/ArtbyBillie
SKINNY DOGS- Are you looking for human-wear that identifies you as greyt friend to retired racers? Skinny Dogs has human wear for those who care! http://www.skinnydogs.com
Dog Supplies, great prices, and fantastic customer service! We want you and your dogs to have the best life possible. That means good and natural dog foods, dog chews with no preservatives, dog treats that are both delicious and healthy, dog toys that are safe and fun, dog training books, positive training aids and equipment to help you learn more about and enjoy your canine companion...you get the idea.
SitStay.com has everything you need plus great prices and over-the-top customer service. Make us your favorite dog supply store! That way you know that you are supporting a store who will never harm a dog intentionally or otherwise. We’re here for you!
The Greyhound Project Inc. http://www.adopt-a-greyhound.org
Adoption Programs ,Celebrating Greyhound Magazine and Calendars - Dewey Beach
Greyhound Articles Online http://greytarticles.wordpress.com "World's Only Article Anthology for Greyhound Lovers". You'll love this site for resources: Activities, behavior/training, care & feeding, fund raisers, storeies, historical, humorous, medical Physiology, medical websites, book reviews & products, safety and you can submit articles, stories and pictures.
Greyhound Gang www.greyhoundgang.org
Adoption Program - Kanab. Utah
Get UP and GO supplements.
Greyhound Crossroads www.greyhoundcrossroads.org
Greenwood, SC 864-229-2696 Adoption Programs
Sponsor: Beach Bound Hounds, Myrtle Beach, SC
Greyhound Friends, Inc www.greyhound.org
Hopkinton, MA 01748
Triangle Greyhound Society (TGS) is a volunteer, non-profit organization dedicated to the welfare of retired racing greyhounds. www.trianglegreyhound.org 919-212-5678 Raleigh, NC
· We educate the public on the advantages of greyhounds as pets.
· We provide information about greyhound adoption.
· We provide assistance to new greyhound families.
· We rescue homeless or abandoned greyhounds.
· We provide homes for greyhounds needing a different living situation.
· We provide funds to help cover costs associated with greyhound rescue, including urgent medical care.
· We consider other activities that could improve retired greyhounds' lives.
Greyhounds of Distinction -Alice & Ray Bossert 910-578-2952
martingale collars, leashes, coats, flags, totes, tags & more