Greyhounds Seized In Animal Cruelty Case Up For Adoption In Tulsa

Thursday, August 18th 2016, 9:03 am
By: Dee Duren

The Humane Society of Tulsa said the greyhounds seized earlier this month in an animal cruelty investigation are going to be up for adoption starting Thursday, August 18. The dogs are at the Bixby emergency shelter, 13290 South 80th East Avenue.

Their former owners are faces charges of cruelty and neglect, according to the Humane Society.

"Anyone who wants to adopt can come and see all of the greyhounds and put in an application," the agency said in a news release. The dogs won't be ready to go home until next week - after they've been spayed or neutered.

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The adoption fee is $120 which includes microchipping.

The emergency shelter will also be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.  The Humane Society of Tulsa is asking for donations to keep the temporary facility open on a permanent basis. You can make donations at

You can also drop off supplies and donations at the emergency facility.