Picture Gallery 2017
We love visiting the travelers at Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport! And they love visiting with our therapy Greyhounds!
Just a check-in with the inmates to see how training is going. All our pups are doing fabulous! As you can see they're ready for the holidays!
Hoover Meet & Greet - December 16, 2017
We normally meet at the Petsmart in Hoover, however, we moved the December meet and greet to Cahaba Brewery in downtown Birmingham. As you can see, a good time was had by all!
What a fun time helping to ease the stress for the students during final exam week! We'll definitely be back!
With graduation, we always welcome a new group to the prison for their training. First thing? Spa day! Everyone gets a bath, complete with an ear cleaning, and a pawdicure!
Our 15th graduation at Jenkins! Wow, time does fly. The theme as you can see was "Twas the Night Before Christmas"! The men outdid themselves! Welcome home graduates!
We were invited to do some pet therapy with the students at Mercer Law School in recognition of Mental Health Week aka "Wellness Week". What a great time we had visiting with everyone there! We put smiles on many faces!
Oxford Petsmart Meet and Greet - October 28, 2017
Oh my, look at those costumes! The hounds of Oxford know how to do it up right!
A annual hike through Oakland Cemetery in Atlanta on a lovely fall day. This has quickly become a favorite hike among our adopters.
Autumn Cove Pet Therapy - September 28, 2017
Layla and Ferris have a great time spreading the Greyhound love at this wonderful assisted living facility in Oxford, AL.
A great time chatting up Greyhound adoption at this wonderful Petsmart! Come join us next month!
Jenkins Intake Day - September 7, 2017
Along with graduation comes a new group of pups! They start their 10 weeks of training with the spa treatment! Gotta love that!
Jenkins Graduation - September 7, 2017
Another wonderful graduation at Jenkins Correctional Facility! Our 14th class to graduate from this facility. The men always do a wonderful job and this group was no different. All graduates are now enjoying their lives with their new families!
Pigs and Peaches Festival - August 25-26, 2017
We always have such a good time at this very busy festival. Lots of interested folks, lots of great food, and you can't beat the people watching!
Birmingham Dog Wash - August 20, 2017
Every year a group of volunteers from Second Chance Greyhounds visits Southern New England Kennel at Birmingham Race Course to wash all the Greyhounds in the race kennel. It's usually around 65 dogs! Yep, and what a fun time it was. We really enjoy doing it! The dogs really appreciate it and always run better the next week. Truth!
Jenkins Training - August 19, 2017
The pups are almost ready for graduation! All are doing well!
We love coming to this Petsmart to show off our Greyhounds. Come see us!
Wow! What a difference a few weeks make. The men have done a tremendous job training our Greyhounds!
Our pups are always a favorite with the kids!
Hoover Petsmart Meet & Greet - July 16, 2017
This meet and greet is always a blast! The pups love it!
It's amazing what the new group has learned in 10 days! WOW!
We love visiting weary travelers at Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson Airport!
Another wonderful time cheering on the 60,000+ runners in the Peachtree Road Race. Makes you proud to be an American! And the Greyhounds enjoyed it, too!
Another 12 wonderful Greyhounds entered our program today. Spa treatments for everyone!
Our 13th class to graduate from Jenkins. The theme was "Beach Party". The men, the Greyhounds, and guests all enjoyed it.
At week 8, our pups are ready for graduation. They've perfected their basic commands and are learning extras now like bow, shake, pow, and roll over, just to mention a few.
Hoover Petsmart Meet & Greet - June 18, 2017
Inside today due to weather but that didn't damper our spirits. We had a great time, as always, and the pups were perfect.
Trip to the Track - June 3, 2017
Our annual trip to the Birmingham Race Course where we visit a race kennel, watch weigh-in for the matinee races, watch a few matinee races, and enjoy a BBQ buffet. It's a great educational opportunity to see a behind the scenes look at a racing kennel and see how our Greyhounds live before we get them. Always a fan favorite!
It's always a treat to visit our pups in training at the prison. The men do such a great job with them. It's definitely a win-win for both human and hound!