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Additional Adoption Fee Information

GALT is charging an adoption fee of $750 for Australian retired racing greyhounds 7 years and younger and $650 for those 8 and over.

The Australian greyhounds arrive to us spayed or neutered with current rabies vaccinations. The transportation cost averages $1,620 per dog, and GALT spends another approximately $400 for CBC blood work with heartworm test, Protatek testing, dental and vaccinations required for this environment.

For its almost 22 years in existence, GALT has operated as a 501 (c) 3 Corporation. The Australian retired racers’ adoption fee correlates to this policy.

This hound’s adoption fee is: $750

Jim, aka Staines, is a black male born February 6, 2020. His sire is Magic Sprite and his dam is Clair de Lune. Gremlin has 44 races to his credit. Jim is undergoing intake and will be evaluated with small animals and cats soon. 

Have you been searching for the perfect man? Do you love cuddles but also a bit of peace and quiet?

If you answered Yes to the above, you met your perfect match – Mr Jim!!

Here is his dating profile (we can confirm the stats he’s provided are accurate!)

  • I’m a lovely boy – gentle and tender
  • Very quiet and relaxed
  • Shy at first and will come out of my shell with a bit of time
  • I love people and to receive their pats, cuddles and attention
  • I am very loyal and will never betray or leave you
  • I met a mini-me (small Italian Greyhound) and was a good boy and got along with my new little friend extremely well

Despite sounding like a bit of an old man, I will only be turning 4 in February. I hope I can meet this family very soon so we have plenty of time to organize my birthday party!!

Jim’s Australian Handlers