Apr
13
11:30 AM11:30

Huntington Beach Show & Tell

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Located on Northwest corner of Warner and Springdale 

Come meet adoptable Greyhounds!! Or Stop by and say Hi, we'll be glad to see you!

This is a great way to get foster dogs seen!! Stop by with your foster or your own greyhound and talk to customers about what great dogs they are! I'll have everything else set up. Volunteers are always welcome!  Contact Gene Herman cell 714-756-0167 or email: leangene52@yahoo.com

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Apr
14
10:00 AM10:00

Costa Mesa Show & Tell

Cathy Mooney volunteers her time to put on this Show & Tell at Petco. All people interested in learning more about retired racers are welcome to visit. At this time, Petco does not have enough room to accommodate more dogs or volunteers. No volunteers or dogs are needed at this Show & Tell.

Every month on the 2nd Sunday

Contact Kathy Mooney with questions. (Not enough room for volunteers at this time.)  949-548-4071

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Apr
28
10:00 AM10:00

Quarterly Dog Wash Fundraiser!

Dog Wash Fundraiser

Clean, happy hounds for a good cause!

The dog wash starts at 10:00am, and lasts until 2:00pm or whenever we've washed the last dog. We are thankful for all the amazing volunteers who have come together to make this happen.

Dog Wash Details:

For just $25, bring your doggies for a clean, fun filled day and a romp in the corral with their doggie friends. Enjoy snacks, lunch and beverages while your doggies get bathed, toenails clipped, ears cleaned and a general pampering! Greyhound merchandise will be available for shoppers.  Walk-ins are accommodated and APPOINTMENTS are appreciated   To make your appointment, send an email to dogwash@fastfriends.org  with your preferred time!

There will be foster dogs ready for adoption in attendance.

The event is held at the home of Tom & Joyce McRorie, 1210 N. Cypress St., La Habra Heights, CA 90631. Be aware that there is NO PARKING on the streets of La Habra Heights. Park south of the fork in the road (at Cypress & Mayapan). 

If you can volunteer to help at the Dog Wash, please call Joyce at (562) 694-3519.

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May
12
10:00 AM10:00

Costa Mesa Show and Tell

Cathy Mooney volunteers her time to put on this Show & Tell at Petco. All people interested in learning more about retired racers are welcome to visit. At this time, Petco does not have enough room to accommodate more dogs or volunteers. No volunteers or dogs are needed at this Show & Tell.

Every month on the 2nd Sunday

Contact Kathy Mooney with questions. (Not enough room for volunteers at this time.)  949-548-4071

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May
18
11:30 AM11:30

Huntington Beach Show and Tell

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Located on Northwest corner of Warner and Springdale

Come meet Adoptable Greyhounds!!  Or Stop by and say Hi, we'll be glad to see you!

This is a great way to get foster dogs seen!! Stop by with your foster or your own greyhound and talk to customers about what great dogs they are! I'll have everything else set up. Volunteers are always welcome!  Contact Gene Herman cell 714-756-0167 or email: leangene52@yahoo.com

 

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May
26
12:00 PM12:00

Torrance Show & Tell

Come join us for a Greyhound Show and Tell.  Learn all about adopting an ex-racing greyhound from experienced greyhound lovers.  Pet some sweet greyhounds while you learn about their disposition and behaviors.

Bring your Greyhounds, if only for a little while, and help others learn about the breed.

Contact: Tom Marinello 424-242-4739

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Jun
1
10:00 AM10:00

FastFriends Picnic - Best Event of the Year!

Annual Summer Picnic

The 2019 FastFriends Annual Picnic will be Saturday, June 1, 2019 from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm!  

Register online today! Click here!

You can also register at the picnic on Saturday, June 1st!

Where is it?

At The Park in La Habra Heights (on Hacienda Blvd.) which offers a wonderful venue for the event – acres of grass, trees, shade, sun, real restrooms (not porta-potties!) and lots of free parking. Please note that Yahoo & Google have no clue as to where this is. This location shows the correct place. It is the same place the picnic is always held. Go south on Hacienda from the 60 fwy or north from Whittier Blvd. Click on the marker for directions.

Here are just a few of the great things planned for this year's picnic!

Bid on items in the auction and help support our group!

•  A fun day of activities for you, your family & your dog(s) to enjoy! 

•  Contests and games include: Longest tail, shortest tail, costume contest, dog look-alike,  egg and spoon, musical chairs, & hot dog bobbing.

•  Blessing of the hounds. Please sign up for the blessing by filling out the form near the bottom of the page. 

•  Wonderful food & an incredible array of salads!

•  Lots of time to talk to other greyhound lovers - all day long!

•  Raffles, prize drawings, & auctions - it could be your lucky day!

•  Meet the foster dogs looking for their forever homes.one might be yours!

•  Check out a variety of new products for you & your pooch!

•  Interested in being a vendor? Click here to learn more

•  Join in the "roooooo-ing" event (canines & humans both can participate!)!

•  Let your greyhound chat with the animal communicator - could be interesting! If you would like to sign up early, please call Bernadette at 562-857-8917 or email essenceofenergy@hotmail.com ($30 fee, a portion of the money is donated to FastFriends)

•  Much, much more!

Click here to learn more about the picnic.

Click here to register now and pay at the event. 

Blessing of the Hounds

Fill out the following form for the Blessing of the Hounds.

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