Articles from December 2013

Holiday Events Make Christmas Merry and Bright

Click on the images below to see pictures of holiday events MSGAO attended (Walkin’ and Woofin’ at Orion Starry Nights at Shelby Farms) and conducted (a supply drive/ornament-making event at Seize the Clay on Poplar). Good times with greyt friends!

The Supply Drive raised $1,010 for the dogs awaiting forever homes! In addition, the event brought in: three large boxes of Milk Bones, a 12-pack of toilet paper, 14 rolls of paper towels, three boxes of tissues, two bottles of dish soap, one bag of dog food, two dog blankets, three leashes, three stuffies, one yogurt maker, one large blanket, garbage bags, dental sticks, three toys, eight bath towels, seven bottles of bleach, one bottle of fish oil capsules, one large pack of sponges and one large bottle of Simple Green. Way to support MSGAO!

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Happy Holidays from MSGAO!

Xmas greyWe kennel hounds depend on you
To make our Christmas merry.
Any donation large or small
Makes you our Christmas fairy.
It’s hard for us to sit and beg
It’s an anatomy thing, you see.
But you know we will be joyful
With your gift under our tree.

Please consider a donation to Mid-South Greyhound Adoption Option this holiday season. Please make checks payable to Mid-South Greyhound Adoption Option. MSGAO is a 501(c)(3) organization. Donations made to MSGAO are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.

Merry Christmas! Happy Hanaukkah! Joyeux Noël! Buon Natale! Feliz Navidad!
And a Happy Howl-idays to all our fast friends and their loving families!

Holiday Fund-Raiser to Benefit MSGAO

Join Mid-South Greyhound Adoption Option for a fun holiday fund-raiser!

ALL BREEDS WELCOME — Door prizes will be awarded!

Bring an item on the MSGAO wish list for admittance to the event. Donate a bag of Costco Kirkland CHICKEN, RICE, & VEGETABLE dog food and receive a $25 gift certificate for Seize the Clay to be used after Jan. 1, 2014.

The MSGAO table will have greyhound ornaments to paint for $10. Different styles will be available. Finger foods, desserts, beverages will be served.

For $15, you can purchase a painted greyhound ornament, hand-crafted by our very own Adam Loeffel, owner of Seize the Clay. They are ready to hang on the tree or to give as a gift.

We will have handmade unique greyhound coffee mugs made by Seize the Clay’s “Mad Potter” Kerry Meyers. These coffee cups are pre-glazed and ready to use. They’re a bargain at $25.

If you missed them at the reunion, 2014 calendars, a few T-shirts and assorted items will be available.

All proceeds will directly benefit MSGAO.

Adam also will have ornaments or plates upon which you can capture your pet’s paw prints for posterity. The plates range from $8 to $15. Seize the Clay has a large selection of items to paint and prices start at $8. So if it is a plate, frame, or mug, there’s something for everyone.