The Italian Greyhound Health Foundation (IGHF) is a non-profit IRS 501(c)(3) corporation with the mission of funding research and educating breeders and the public on the genetic conditions and diseases found specifically in Italian Greyhounds. We work together to ensure healthier, sounder dogs for future generations.
Current topics of interest include:
Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA), glaucoma, enamel hypoplasia, Legg-Perthe’s disease, leg bone breaks in young dogs, patellar luxation, autoimmune diseases, hemangiosarcoma, congenital megaesophagus, progressive periodontal disease, portosystemic shunts, masticatory myopathy, vitreous degeneration, cataracts, lens luxation, color dilution alopecia, and epilepsy.
Research is a top priority for us and must continue for the betterment of the breed. We appreciate any and all of your tax-deductible donations. Send checks to:
Italian Greyhound Health Foundation
753 Buckskin Cir
Norcross, GA 30093
or donate through our secure PayPal site by clicking on the PayPal button. Thank you for your support!