Greyhound Friends held its annual spring open house on Saturday.
Adopters, supporters and friends visited the Saddle Hill Road kennel and enjoyed music, refreshments, kennel tours, a silent auction, contests and games. There also was a remembrance ceremony and information on the organization’s work helping homeless dogs near and far.
Stoddard Melhado leads the remembrance ceremony. PHOTO/JOHN CARDILLO
Nick and Jeanne Peihl pose with their dogs Quinn (left) and Pippa. PHOTO/JOHN CARDILLO
Laurie Mangilli-Gaines shows off her dog sculptures. PHOTO/JOHN CARDILLO
Greyhound Friends Executive Director Theresa Shepard, employee Jessica Shepard and volunteers Kristine Fox and Alysha Anger pose with some dog friends. PHOTO/JOHN CARDILLO
David Gordon and his dog, Jake, enjoy some shade on a hot day. PHOTO/JOHN CARDILLO
A visitor says hello to a dog in the kennel. PHOTO/JOHN CARDILLO
A visitor takes in the festivities with a pair of greyhounds. PHOTO/JOHN CARDILLO