Author Archives: Natalie

A dog for Christmas?

We’ve all seen those cute photos on Instagram of adorable puppies wearing a big bow and sitting under the Christmas tree. But is getting a dog for Christmas a good idea? Yes and no! While you should NEVER get a dog as a gift without consulting the recipient, the Christmas break can be the perfect […]

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Hi, I’m Scooter! I’m just a big softie that loves a scratch and a cuddle and will follow you around everywhere… you never know where that extra cuddle might come from! I do enjoy a bit of a zoom around with my toys, I guess that’s why they call me Scooter. I’m also good with other […]

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Bella (homed)

Ciao, I’m Bella! They say that good things come in small packages – and I’m definitely one of those! I’m a petite and friendly girl, though I can be a little bit shy and timid when I first meet new people, but once I get to know you I’m lots of fun. I love to play […]

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Cookie (homed)

Hi, my name is Cookie, that’s because I’m petite and very, very sweet. With my smokey eye and sophistication beyond my years, you might think I’ve stepped off the pages of Dogue, but the hustle and bustle of the model life isn’t for me. Of course, if you want to get me a few fashion accessories […]

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Volunteer of the Month – December

We’d like to introduce you to Lex, one of our dedicated volunteers who we are recognising as our ‘Volunteer of the Month’ for the month of December. Our volunteers are the very backbone of what we do at GR. Without them, we could not possibly save and rehome as many greyhounds as we do. While […]

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Help bring Christmas cheer to our kennel kids!

Our good friends at Give a Dog a Bone are once again supporting Greyhound Rescue with their Christmas Appeal. Their Appeal runs from 25 November – 15 December and provides toys, treats and food to all the dogs and cats in Rescue Services on Christmas day – no one wants to wake up to an […]

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Human foods that hounds should avoid

We all love to spoil our beloved hounds, but did you know that there are some human foods that are strictly off-limits? We’ve spoken to some vets about what you should avoid sharing, and what to do if your dog does get their paws on a food that they shouldn’t!

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Inner West Courier – Christmas fundraiser

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2RRR community radio (88.5FM) interview by Andrew Sayers/producer and presenter of Let’s Get Local with Peter Flann

The interview aired 16.11.17 and covers: the upcoming Lane Cove Makers Market at which the public can meet a greyhound, Peter’s own two pet greyhounds, including Nubie (looking for a home), greyhounds don’t need much exercise, the plight of greyhounds, application process and home check, how Greyhound Rescue got started. Listen online here:

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EastsideFM (89.7FM) radio interview with Peter Flann

Sydney-wide community radio station EastsideFM (89.7FM) aired Friday Drive presenter Gemma Purve’s interview with Peter Flann on 10-11-17, in the lead-up to the Newtown Festival 2017. It covers: the opportunity to meet a grey at the GR stall – our volunteers wear bright yellow T-shirts, the many advantages of greyhounds as family pets, GR’s need […]

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