Steel City Greyhounds is a non-profit greyhound adoption group run by volunteers. Donations are always needed for dog medical expenses and other program related costs. Donating is easy via our PayPal button below.
Thank You.




Visit our Available Hound Blog! Check out what our Available Hounds have been up to and help them find a home!



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Holiday Shopping to help the Hounds

Help the greyhounds by using these "greyt" sites while shopping this holiday season.

When you shop on-line at the following sites, list Steel City Greyhounds as your preferred charity, and the greyhounds will receive a percentage of each purchase!


2015 Celebrating Greyhounds Calendars
are now available in the store.
Only a couple wall versions left.  Get them quick before we sell out!


GREYT Race Cheerathon Team!!!!  

Congratulations to all the GREYT runners out there who participated in the Pittsburgh Great Race on September 28th!  The greyhounds were out there cheering you on to the finish line!  Retired runners love supporting and inspiring the runners any chance they get!

Read a first hand account by J.J. Hensley:  "In Pittsburgh: A Race, a Roar, and a Prisoner’s Running Shoes



On October 12, five Spanish Galgos I'll goes arrived at safely Pittsburgh International Airport.  They journeyed 1000 km via car from Barcelona, Spain to Paris, France where they boarded a flight to Pittsburgh.  Thank you to SOS Galgos, and Anna and Albert, for sending us such precious galgos.  Anyone interested in adopting must apply through the SCG adoption application.  Fee for adopting a galgo will be a minimum of $400 to help defray the cost of transport kennel, airline fees as per Delta airlines, and veterinary vaccines/procedures from both Tres Veterinary Clinic in Barcelona and Point Breeze Veterinary Clinic in Pittsburgh.  


NEW!  Check out our new favorite breed and rescue apparel company, Righteous Hound10% of your purchase will be donated to Steel City Greyhounds!

Use the code:  SCGR when you check out!






Congratulations to TEAM GREYHOUND who helped us raise over $17,600 to date!

The Pittsburgh Marathon had over 20,000 runners and 100,000 spectators over the course of the weekend and our greyhounds stole the show!  

Here are some photos of our hounds meeting and greeting and cheering all weekend long! 

More photos here

Watch this video about the Pittsburgh Marathon and our Cheerathon Team!




Watch our recent appearance on KDKA and see Cranked Up and Las Vegas!

Visit Ohio State University's Greyhound Wellness website!

You don't want to miss this site for the most current information about our beloved greyhound friends!

Steel City Greyhounds Board of Directors and Officers...
Marci Anderson-President
David Anderson-Treasurer
Korryn Mozisek-Secretary
Chuck Hack-Vice President
Kristie White-Director-at-Large

Contact Lilian Akin directly for more information about private, in home, obedience training.
Lilian A. Akin, CPDT-KA AABP Endorsed Dog Trainer
Akin Family Dog Training Pittsburgh, PA
(412) 732-8091




 Good Reading


Read Point Breeze Veterinarian, Larry Gerson's article "A special breed, greyhounds make great companions" in the Pittsburgh Post Gazette October 28th.


Faster than a Speeding Bullet…Okay, Greyhounds AREN’T, but they do make great pets!  read more


Check out these Steelers fans!


Greyhound mom, Carole Hillwig, makes these Steelers and Penguins coats for your furry friends! - $30 each.  *$10 will be donated to Steel City Greyhounds for each purchase!  If you are interested or have additional questions, please email us at

By the way, Pitt Penn state and other non-sport sweaters are also available.


With your help raising funds, by shopping online at your favorite stores such as Dollar General and Office Depot, we ensure our rescued Greyhounds only go to people who will provide a loving and caring home. With each purchase you make through, Goodshop donates funds to Steel City Greyhounds. You will benefit from the discounts and deals, such as the Starbucks deal for free shipping on all orders over $75 too!