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BARK to School Raffle

From August 09, 2022 9:45 am until September 05, 2022 6:00 pm
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“The end of summer is almost near…so join us in a Celebration of the new school year!!”

Join GRIN for as we hold a “BARK” to School basket raffle! This basket will feature a ton of fun items that will help moms and dads celebrate the start of a new school year! Items like wine, fun cocktails, coffee, a variety of dog toys and treats, pet store gift card, and more!

For just $5 a ticket, you get a chance at all the goodies to help you get back into the swing of a new school year! 

Proceeds from this basket will help benefit Lucy, a 3 year old owner relinquishment who came to GRIN with two torn ACL’s and luxating patellas. This sweet girl will have a long road to recovery as she will have TPLO surgery on her first leg at the beginning of August, followed by an 8-week recovery period. If all goes well, a second surgery will be done on the other leg which will also require an 8-week recovery period. While a lengthy process, GRIN is excited for Lucy to get more mobility and live the life meant for a young golden retriever! Lucy’s vet bills including surgery will exceed upwards of $10,000.

This basket will be for pickup only in Mantua Ohio. Tickets are available. Click HERE.

CDC Ban on Importing Dogs

Many of you have probably heard about the CDC's Temporary Suspension of Dogs Entering the United States from High-Risk Rabies Countries which was published in the Federal Register on June 16, 2021.

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It’s time to celebrate 30 Years of Rescue  Join us at the GRIN GALA! After a nasty virus shut us down for a couple of years, we are happy to announce the GRIN Gala is BACK!! We invite you to join us on Saturday, October 8, 2022, for GRIN’s largest annual fund-raiser being held at St. Michaels Woodside Party Center in Broadview Hts. The doors will open at 5:30 p.m. Cash bar, Read More
When the witches go riding and black cats are seen, the moon laughs and whispers ‘tis near Halloween!  Please join us for a bit of Hocus Pocus on Sunday October 16th for our annual HOWL at the Oak Grove Pavilion at the Brecksville Metroparks. Tickets are $20/pp. Register HERE. Our Spooktacular event will begin at 10 am and go until 1:00 pm.  A ton of frightful fun is planed- we Read More
The limited edition GRIN 30th Anniversary commemorative pin is now available. Celebrate with us and be part of the pack. Click HERE to order.  Read More
EmbraceCLE Community Challenge With the ever-increasing number of dogs GRIN continues to take in, we are thrilled to be nominated to participate in the third annual EmbraceCLE Community Challenge.   This challenge is aimed at highlighting the hardworking, local organizations that make Cleveland great.  We will be competing against other local non-profits to see who can raise the most money during the challenge.  The prize amounts are significant: 1st place is $15,000, 2nd place is $8,000 Read More
People Foods Dogs Can and Can’t Eat By AKC Staff | Apr 24, 2020 Dedicated dog lovers tend to be very kind people. We share our hearts and homes (and for some lucky pups, even the foot of our beds) with our canine pals. Surely there is nothing wrong with sharing our favorite people foods with our dogs too, right? Not necessarily. Many of the foods, such as fruits and vegetables, Read More
  We are preparing for the  2023 GRIN calendar.  All we need now are pictures!  Here are the particulars: - Photo submissions are open to all active GRIN members - Photos can contain pictures of GRIN dogs or other non-GRIN furry members of your family - Please no humans in the pictures - Digital, clear, high resolution photos are required for high quality in jpg format Please send your submissions to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by the 8/1/22 deadline. Please sure to include your name, Read More

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Everyone at GRIN has been supportive before, during and after the adoption of our senior girl Honey. We love our GRIN family who always puts the dogs needs first and foremost!
Lisa and Kim GRIN Adopters
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Fostering has been a wonderful experience for me, 12 years and 56 dogs later! I like being a step in the process of moving dogs into permanent, loving homes.