The founder and president of Greyhound Adoption Center (GAC), Darren Rigg was named one of the 45 People Who Changed the Dog World in the March 2015 issue of Dog Fancy magazine. The editors cited “those who have made lasting contributions to dogs and dog lovers.”
Darren was included in a list of prominent veterinarians, scientists, trainers and animal welfare pioneers who have contributed to revolutionary changes in how we care for dogs and who “have made a real difference.”
The Greyhound Adoption Center is one of the largest rescue organizations for retired racing Greyhounds. The non-profit has rescued about 6,000 Greyhounds and Greyhound mixes to date.