Maine Greyhound Placement Services

Maine Greyhound Placement Services
Make a difference in the life of a greyhound today!

Have you ever wondered what it takes to care for the greyhounds at MGPS? Please consider getting more information and see about becoming a volunteer by calling Dawn at 557-3166

Click here to download the volunteer application

Christmas Party at Maine Greyhound Placement Service

Christmas Party

This event will have a potluck, so please bring something to share. Please RSVP on this event page by November 25th with what food you are bringing and how many in your party. If participating in the Yankee Swap, please bring a wrapped dog gift in the $12 - $15 price range.

MGPS relies on generous donations to support the kennel. We are getting low on kennel supplies listed below. Anyone that brings a donation will be entered to win a raffle prize.
Liquid Laundry Detergent
Bleach (we use a lot of this every day!!)
Fabric Softener Sheets
Liquid Dish Detergent
Paper Towels
Toilet Paper
13 Gallon Trash Bags
55 Gallon Trash Bags
Kitty Litter (Non-clumping)
Canned Cat Food
Purina Dog Chow Complete-green bag (We go through a LOT of dog food!!)
Bottled Drinking Water
Collars and/or Leashes
Blankets and/or Towels
Monetary Donations always welcome

Thank you!!! For more info. please call Dawn 207-557-3166 or Kelly 208-860-4546.


For more than two decades, Maine Greyhound Placement Service has helped to match retired racing greyhounds with loving homes. As a non-profit, state accredited shelter, MGPS relies on membership fees and donations to cover operating expenses, medical care, and help advance awareness about greyhounds. Membership costs $25 per year.

As a member of MGPS, you receive:

  • A subscription to The Greyhound Express Newsletter
  • Special discounts 
  • Use of the lure coursing field (lure coursing not necessarily available).

Membership does not automatically renew with the end of the calendar year. For more information, contact MGPS today.

To Purchase a Membership, click here.

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