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5 Ways to Get Your Household Ready for a New Dog!

By Amy Wakley-Ahearn Bringing a dog into your home can be a very exciting time for you and your family. If you haven’t had a pooch before, it can also seem a bit overwhelming, but there are some ways to your home ready for your new furkid that will help to ease the transition.

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Dog Park Etiquette

By Amy Wakley-Ahearn Off-leash dog parks can be a great way to socialise your pooch. They provide an opportunity for your pet to run around with other dogs, experience a variety of smells and sounds and generally enjoy themselves. And they give you a chance to meet other dog lovers and have a bit of […]

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Pet Problems Solved – Fostering Is The Go – April is ‘Adopt-a-Greyhound Month’

Dr Jo Righetti covered fostering on her blog for April is ‘Adopt-a-Greyhound-Month’ Fostering is the go – April is ‘Adopt-a-Greyhound Month’ Most people don’t know they can foster a greyhound to see if it’s a good match for their lifestyle, which means there’s still time to take advantage of April’s Adopt-a-Greyhound Month. There are many different […]

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St George and Sutherland Shire Leader: Shire couple throw support behind Adopt a Greyhound Month

St George and Sutherland Shire Leader is a Fairfax newspaper with the largest circulation (c.150,000) of any suburban newspaper in Australia.   Menai residents Edina Pavlicz-Wadley and Matt Wadley are encouraging people to open their hearts and homes to greyhounds this month. April is Adopt a Greyhound Month and the couple, who have owned five greyhounds, say […]

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Startsat60.com – Gentle giants make great companions for over-60s

Startsat60 is Australia’s award-winning website for baby-boomers, with 1.2M community members and higher ratios of engagement on Facebook than any other Australian media brand. My mum — who is 83 years young — lives alone in a complex of more than 50 units. When her pet cat recently died, I noticed that while mum was […]

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Camden-Narellan and Wollondilly Advertisers: Adopt a new forever friend this month

If you’re thinking about adopting a dog, now is the time to do it. Greyhound Rescue has declared April to be ‘Adopt-a-Greyhound Month’. The Camden charity organisation has launched a Youtube campaign to help deserving hounds find forever homes. The video features a lonely greyhound named Max, voiced by Todd McKenney, who is an ex-racer ‘looking for […]

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Australian Dog Lovers: April Adopt a Greyhound Month campaign

Australian Dog Lovers’ website and digital magazine is aimed at promoting responsible dog ownership which shares it content via Facebook and Twitter. Sydney charity Greyhound Rescue is again declaring April to be ‘Adopt-a-Greyhound Month’ and is launching a YouTube campaign to find homes for these ex-racers. Greyhound Max, voiced by well-known stage performer Todd McKenney, tells YouTube viewers ‘he’s an ex-racer […]

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April is Adopt a Greyhound Month!

   April is ‘Adopt-a-Greyhound Month’, and the perfect time to welcome one of these adorable couch potatoes into your household. Cheeky Max, pictured, is just one of these greyhounds in need of a loving home. A former racer, this affectionate boy today loves nothing more than a good old cuddle, not to mention the […]

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A big thank you to Silvan Australia!

Thanks to the wonderful team at Silvan Australia for their generous donation of these fabulous Sherlock trolleys! They make our job easier feeding and cleaning at the Greyhound Rescue kennels.

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Camden-Narellan Advertiser: Greyhound Rescue delighted by new volunteers

The Greyhound Rescue team wants to give the Macarthur community a big pat on the back. The charity organisation made a call for volunteers when it moved to Camden in January and local residents responded enthusiastically. Greyhound Rescue secretary Sue Bradshaw said after the Advertiser’s article last month more than 60 people called to volunteer. “It was a phenomenal response,” […]

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