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Come out and join the greyhounds for this annual fun event…..

Sunday, September 30th

Beginning at 2:00p.m.

at the Humane Society
5100 Peach St. NE, Louisville, Ohio


Lots of fun, music, food, and contests to enjoy with Your 4-legged best friend.

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Carnation City Kennel Club logo

OGGA will have a booth at the upcoming UKC dog show being held at the Portage County Fairgrounds. We will offering greyhound related merchandise and homemade dog treats for sale.

Saturday, May 2, 2015
Sunday, May 3, 2015

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. both days

Portage County Fairgrounds (Randolph)
4215 Fairgrounds Road
Atwater, OH 44201

This event is held INDOORS.


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6th Annual Stark

On Saturday, April 19th from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. OGGA members along with their greyhounds will have a booth at the 6th Annual Stark County Tack Swap and Pet Expo which benefits the Stark County Jr. Fair Horse Program.



Admission is FREE!!!


Expo Hall of the Stark County Fairgrounds
305 Wertz Ave. NW
Canton, OH




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 April 2014 Events




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Horses & Greyhounds will come together again for the

Horse and Greyhound— National Archive Photo by Bill Greene


4th Annual Stark County

4-H Tack Swap & Pet Expo

Saturday, April 21, 2012

9:00 a.m. — 2:00 p.m.

Stark County Fairgrounds Expo Hall
305 Wertz Ave, NW
Canton OH 44708



Heated Building, Concession Stand, For All Ages,  Handicap Accessible.

There will be new/used horse supplies such as saddles, show clothes, bridles, grooming supplies, training facilities, vet, equine massage, dog rescue groups, crafts, pet food vendors, saddle club displays, horse camps, you name it something for everyone!


4-H Tack Swap Contact:
Jamie Grimm
Phone:  330-418-7867

OGGA Contact:

Pat Tidwell

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Tack Sale & Swap Meet

When: Saturday, Arpil 16, 2011
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Stark County Fairgrounds
Admission is FREE

Come out to the 3rd annual Stark County 4-H Tack Sale and Swap Meet.
There will be new and used merchandise from various vendors, concession, raffles, 50/50.

OGGA members will have a booth set up to let people meet and pet  greyhounds.  Come see why OGGA feels every home should have a greyhound in it.  We will also be selling martingale collars, OGGA shirts and sweatshirts along with other greyt items to raise money so that we can continue our mission of  rescuing- retired racing greyhounds.

Clean out your closets, barns, trailers, and come join us — booth space available. Crafters and vendors welcome.


Contact Number (for more information):



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Kick Off for Saint Pet’s Day

Sponsored by The Celtic Club of Ohio


March 4, 2011
7:00 to 10 p.m.
Theatre in Canton, Ohio


Yearly March Membership Meeting

Date: Sunday, March 13, 2011
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Acme #16
1474 N. Main Street
North Canton, OH 44720

10th Annual Pet Expo

Date: Saturday, June 11, 2011
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location:  Hardesty Park in Akron, OH

Volunteers Welcome–if you have time available to help out at any of our events please contact the person listed or any OGGA member.

3rd Annual Stark County Horse Expo

Date:  Saturday, April 16, 2011
Time:  9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location:  Stark County Fairgrounds Expo Hall
Contact:  Jamie Grimm Email:


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