The Greyhound Health Initiative relies exclusively
on the generous support of our volunteers, donors,
and benefactors. If you or your organization would like
to make a contribution, please contact us at

Thank you for your continued support! Together we can make a difference!

Supporters featured on this page have given $1,500 or more between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2020. If you would like to make a contribution to the Greyhound Health Initiative, please contact

Please support our supporters! Many offer greyt items whose sales ultimately contribute to our mission through each organization’s generous donations.


DeBartolo Family Foundation

DeBartolo Family Foundation logoThe DeBartolo family have owned greyhounds for years and have developed a close relationship with Dr. Guillermo Couto. They have since become supporters of his research on greyhound health and the Greyhound Health Initiative, as well as many other charities.


Friedman-French Foundation and Emanuel J. Friedman Philanthropies

EJF Philanthropies logoThe ongoing support of the Friedman-French Foundation and Emanuel J. Friedman Philanthropies have allowed Dr. Couto and GHI to do research, create outreach programs, and help greyhounds and their owners stay healthy and happy.


Greyhound Adoption of Greater Cincinnati

Greyhound Adoption of Greater Cincinnati logo
Every month, Greyhound Adoption of Greater Cincinnati makes a donation to GHI in memory of greyhounds adopted through their organization that went to the Rainbow Bridge the previous month. GHI is honored to be the recipient of their generosity during a time of sadness for the adoptive families.


Greyhounds Rock Fredericksburg

Greyhounds Rock Fredericksburg logo
Greyhounds Rock Fredericksburg (Va.) raises awareness and funds to support canine cancer research, to honor dogs that have been affected by this disease, and to offer encouragement and education to the people who love them. Greyhounds Rock has supported Dr. Couto’s research for many years and is now supporting GHI.



OneHope Wine

OneHope logoGHI’s annual Wags for Wine raises funds to support the work of the Blood Bank. OneHope Wine provides the libations for the event. OneHope Wine has made nearly $5 million in donations, including to GHI.


Riverside Drive Animal Care Center

Riverside Drive Animal Care Center logo
Riverside Drive Animal Care Center generously provides space in their clinic for GHI’s Blood Bank. Through their kindness, Riverside continues to support GHI’s mission.



True North Greyhounds

Retired From Racing book cover
The Retired from Racing, not from Life art book is an extension of True North Greyhounds (TNG), a Canadian non-profit organization that raised funds for various greyhound-related charities worldwide, including GHI. Each book features unique art by many talented artists in the greyhound community. This is an ongoing fundraiser and you can still purchase books.



2 Hounds Design

2 Hounds Design logo
Every year, 2 Hounds Design creates a set of collars with the theme “Love. Hope. Believe.” and they donate the proceeds to Dr. Couto’s cancer research in greyhounds. They also support GHI through their discount to GHI members of 20% off orders at 2



Zoetis logo
Zoetis is a global animal health company dedicated to supporting customers and their businesses in ever better ways. Zoetis is a continuing supporter of GHI and Dr. Couto’s research.

Past Supporters

Supporters listed below have made donations to GHI prior to 2020.

Greyhound Adventures
Greyhound Trust and Alliance
Hope for Hounds
Nittany Greyhounds
Northcoast Greyhounds’ Memorial Heart Program
Royal Hound Designs
The Sighthound Project
Skinny Hound Designs

Thank you for your support and for considering the addition of The Greyhound Health Initiative to your estate plan!

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