Category Archives: News

A new addition to the human family!!

Peter and Janet are proud to announce the arrival of grandchild no 7, Sophie Olivia, 3.8kg, today 22nd July, to our second son Simon and his wife Katja. Sophie and Katja are both doing well. Sophie is a new cousin for Niamh, Megan, Charlie, Thomas, Daisy and James

Posted in News | 4 Responses


As with most charities, we are doing it tough at the moment and desperately in need of donations Donations can be made directly into our bank account, details below, or by using the Paypal Donate button on the website. Account Name:  Greyhound Rescue Inc BSB: 012289 Account No: 5247 92379 Thank you. Peter and Janet

Posted in News | 4 Responses

Joey is on Death Row. Can anyone help him please?

Alice writes in desperation from the Pound where Joey was handed in. It is a long story but please read it. ‘Thank you so much for your time today during our conversation regarding “Joey”. I completely understand the demand for homes for the many greyhounds out there and I hope that I am not asking […]

Posted in News | 7 Responses

In Memory of Bella for Bella

Sadly, Mirren and family recently had to say good bye to their beautiful black cat Bella. At almost the same time, with the help of Trevor who raised $400 towards Bella’s expenses, we rescued Bella the greyhound from the Pound. In Memory of Bella the cat, Mirren and family have made a generous donation to […]

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Willoughby on holiday

Beautiful blue Willoughby is a lucky greyhound who goes on holiday down the coast. He is pictured here having a quick dip and playing with his friend Thandy on the beach. So having a greyhound does not stop you going on holidays, they love the break as much as you do!

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Poor Freckles,should I have left her to die?(Now Homed)

A few days ago I had to visit the Pound and saw this beautiful girl called Freckles there. She was due to be euthanaised the following morning. We already have too many greyhounds on our books looking for homes and had said we could not take any more. So should I have left this little […]

Posted in News | 2 Responses

Dog Day Out and Sausage Sizzle!

Our double header week end was a great success. At the Dogs Day Out lots of people met the beautiful greyhounds who were their usual laid back, gentle selves and everyone had a good time, with the rain holding off until we had finished! Thank you to everyone who brought their greyhounds along and helped […]

Posted in News | 2 Responses

Foster homes desperately needed

We have several greyhounds in kennels at the moment, which is not good for the greyhounds as they do not learn about living in a house and home and at the same time it is hurting us badly financially. If anyone could help us out with fostering a greyhound, we would be most grateful and […]

Posted in News | 3 Responses

A Tribute to Princess

Today, with tears in our eyes, we said goodbye to Princess. Princess was a very special greyhound, the first to come into our lives in Australia, early in 2005. She had served her time with the racing world and with her last litter of pups, when something went wrong, she had to be desexed. Having […]

Posted in News | 2 Responses

Garage Sale 26/27 February

Thank you to those who came along to help and everyone who supported by buying items or donating. We made $300 for Greyhound Rescue.

Posted in News | 2 Responses
  • Make a Donation

    NOTE: Donations are tax deductible.
  • Online Shop

  • Subscribe to our mailing list

  • Sponsors