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

Dog of the week

7 August, 2021


This week the star is Rock. Rock, 7 years old male Galgo, came to our shelter from Badajoz, given by his Galguero, after a lifetime of […]

News and events

14 July, 2020


Next Saturday, July 18, we will be at Manpasur Mascotas in Alhaurín de la Torre (C/ Isaac Peral 15), with our charity market and with the […]