Welcome to Galgos en Familia

We love Galgos

Galgos en Familia is a galgo rescue project founded and directed by Vera Thorenaar.

The main aim of the shelter is to rescue galgos, the majority from kill stations or abandoned on the street, and rehabilitate them ,ready to be placed in adoption in Spain and abroad.

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Happy endings!!

Dedicated to the galgos that have been adopted after recovering in our shelter.

Happy endings

Want to adopt a galgo?

Visit this section , where you will see all our galgos that are available for adoption , their photos and details.

Galgos for adoption

Our dog of the week!

11 July, 2019


Meryl came from La Guarida, as so many of our dogs. She is a cheerful and playful girl, although a bit pruent at first and she […]

News & Events

13 July, 2019


Today is a very sad day 😞! Our beloved Sete🐶, that left for Canada on Tuesday has passed away 😭😭. Yesterday he started to not feel well and […]

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