Hey my name is Xena!
I’m only two years young, so I still have my L plates on and have some learning to do. I’m quite intelligent though, so don’t fret - I can guarantee I’ll adapt to pet life in no time.
I would love a furry sibling close to my size as I thrive around good company. I’m super friendly and will give you lots of kisses on meeting. I’m small and cute, and I will be the light of your life! Trust me on this.
No cat or small dog applications please.
No children under six.
No full time workers unless some working from home.
All our dogs are desexed, vaccinated, wormed, flea treated and microchipped.
We only consider applications who compete our online application.
When this is done we can make contact to discuss adopting a greyhound and potential suitable greys currently in foster care. https://[email protected]
Dogs are pack animals and Greyhounds, in particular, are very familiar with being surrounded by other dogs in their racing kennel environment. For this reason, when left alone without people or other dogs for company, they can be prone to separation anxiety which can manifest in destructive and/or noisy behaviour. Yes, they may "grow out" of it after a few weeks in their new home, but why put the dog through that stress to ultimately live all day alone, while everyone is at work? As a result we do not rehome dogs into households where they are left on their own for more than 4 hours per day, without either people or another dog for company.
Your home will require an initial “dog safe” Homecheck by Gumtree Greys. Payment of $350 for the placement is required at the time of the dog going into your home for the two week trial period. If you decide during the trial not to proceed with adopting the greyhound, your adoption fee will be reimbursed.
Outside of the trial period, the adoption fee will be relinquished to Gumtree Greys.
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