Pets of America Inc. (GPA) is a national non-profit organization
dedicated to finding responsible loving homes for Greyhounds,
to acquaint the public with the desirability of Greyhounds as
pets, and to inform them of the availability of Greyhounds for
GPA-Houston, Inc. is the
proud Houston chapter of GPA and we operate out of the Best
Friends Pet Care in the Galleria area. GPA-Houston is a
tax exempt 501(c)(3) public charity and our Federal Tax Identification
Number is 76-0210038.
Since there is never a
lack of dogs waiting for adoption, potential adopters have the
opportunity to meet and get to know several dogs. Through our
extensive adoption process, it is our goal to find the perfect
match for both pet and owner. Except for two part-time kennel
employees, we are an all volunteer organization with over 500
members in the Houston metropolitan area.
SPECIAL NOTE – KENNEL OFFICE CLOSED
Due to the Christmas Holiday foster period, the kennel will be closed between December 20 and January 9. We will be monitoring email and voicemail intermittently. Have a Greyt and Safe holiday.
HOLIDAY TIPS FOR PETS
We all are looking forward to the Holidays, but pets can get stressed and frightened. Let's keep them safe and sound. Here are some tips to make this Holiday Season safe.
DECEMBER MATCHING FUND
An anonymous Santa Claus has kindly offered to match dollar for dollar (up to $20,000) donations made to GPA-Houston during the month of December. Please consider giving a donation under this matching program. Maybe in lieu of a material gift for your friend, family member, or co-worker? Or maybe your tax situation would benefit from giving a tax deductible charitable gift? Click here to donate. For more information, click here.
IF YOU SELL ON EBAY
Consider donating a portion of your sales to GPA-Houston. Click here and choose Greyhound Pets of America – Houston, select what percentage you would like to donate and then sell. If you don't sell items on eBay, donate them to GPAH and we will sell them. Let us know.