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New Sponsor Bayer

Greyhound Rescue is proud to announce a generous donation from new sponsor Bayer to whom we are very grateful.

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More foster homes

February and March seem to have been the months for foster homes but not forever homes. We are very grateful to the number of people who have come forward to help with fostering a greyhound and this week end has seen Blackie go to Peter and Claire in Ermington, Louis go to Andy at Beacon […]

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Foster Homes

Thank you to Jessica who is looking after Dasher and Tinsel, Jody and Richard who are looking after Anna and now Carol and family who are looking after the charismatic Tiger. We are very grateful to you all for the help that you are giving us. Every greyhound that goes into a foster home means […]

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Foster homes coming in

On Friday the ‘Manly Daily’ ran a small article for us and we have had a heartwarming response, with 3 greyhounds already installed in foster homes this week-end as a result and two more potential foster families to follow up. Thank you to all those who have helped so generously and responded so quickly. However, […]

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Even greyhounds go camping!!

So you think having a greyhound might cramp your style for holidays? Well, Willoughby must be one of the luckiest greyhounds that we have homed as he goes along on the family camping holiday, with doggie friend Thandi, roaming the fields and rivers, lying in the surf and they even have their own tent!! Lucky […]

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New Year, new action

Xmas was extremely quiet for greyhound inquiries but the New Year has burst upon us with renewed activity and in the last two weeks 5 greyhounds have gone to prospective homes, namely Angie,Poppy, Amy, Girlie, Judy. So good luck to all the greyhounds and all the families

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A brave and loyal greyhound

This is a very moving story and shows that while greyhounds are known to be gentle and affectionate, they are also loyal and brave as well. ‘We have just lost our beloved rescue greyhound Lily. Lily was attacked while I was walking her with my 8 yo daughter. Lily sustained horrific injuries from which she […]

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Thank you for the help

We would like to extend a very big thank you to: *  those who have helped us throughout the year, in particular our foster carers and those at the ‘coal face’ *  those of you who have adopted one of our greyhounds, saved a life and given them a loving home. 26 families so far […]

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Fundraiser at The Pure Platinum Club raises $2000

‘Recently The Pure Platinum Club at 252, Pitt St, Sydney did a Fundraiser with some of the proceeds going to Greyhound Rescue. It was a great evening, run and organised by Rob Batchelor  who was in great form as MC. He had put together an impressive programme for the evening, the highlight of which were […]

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A good and a sad story

Many  Trainers get rid of their greyhounds once their racing days are over or failed to start, although there are a few who love their greyhounds sufficiently to keep them. One such person south of Canberra loved all his greyhounds dearly and would not let them go, having one of them for 11 years and […]

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