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No grey area: NSW government must fund dogs charity – Peter FitzSimons

Image credit: Simon Bennett Read the article on SMH » You and me, babe. You’ll recall we got into the whole greyhound thing back in 2015 after the mighty Four Corners exposé of the horrors of live-baiting, and we not only supported the Baird government banning it, but were loudly appalled a couple of years ago when […]

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It’s tax time… boost your refund and help a hound!

End of Financial Year Greyhound Rescue Donations

Tina here has been busy reviewing the figures now that the end of financial year is almost here, and she thinks Greyhound Rescue could really use your help. Here at Greyhound Rescue, we receive no official funding, and our vet bills, kennel bills, food bills and more just keep on mounting. Yes, we know you’ve […]

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Help fix baby Astro’s deformed leg

Poor little six-month-old Astro has arrived at Greyhound Rescue with a severely deformed leg, leaving him unable to walk properly. We are committed to getting him the care he needs so he can live his best possible life! Despite his setback, he’s still a bright and effervescent pup. Astro will be able to live a […]

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It’s National Volunteer Week!

It’s National Volunteer Week and we are here to say the biggest THANK YOU to each and every one of our amazing volunteers. Volunteers are the life-blood of Greyhound Rescue; we quite literally would not exist without the hard-working and loving generosity of our volunteers. From kennel shifts, paperwork, marketing, PR, social media, home visits, […]

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A Song for Greyhounds…

Mem Davis, one of our supporters, has recorded this song ‘Jillian’, with 100% of proceeds going to Greyhound Rescue.      Jillian is one of many dogs rescued by Greyhounds Australia. She is an ex racing dog, and was luckier than her 10,000 friends who were killed in the name of sport. All proceeds […]

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Celebrating Ten Greyt Years – Gala Event

At Greyhound Rescue, we’re celebrating an exciting milestone: Ten Greyt Years ethically rehoming greyhounds no longer wanted by the racing industry. We’d be delighted to have you celebrate with us at our black-tie fundraising evening at the beautiful Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf on July 6th! There’ll be delicious food, drinks and live entertainment to enjoy, […]

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April is Adopt a Greyhound Month

Greyhound Rescue is again declaring April to be ‘Adopt-a-Greyhound Month’! We are asking the public to consider adopting one of our 50 plus dogs now in need of a loving home, two of which have been at our kennels near Camden for over a year. Janet Flann, Greyhound Rescue founder, said this year she is keen […]

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Help us find a home for Toesie

  UPDATE: We’re happy to let you know that Toesie has found her forever home!  Toesie is twelve years old and has spent every single night of her life sleeping in kennels. She is desperately seeking a foster or forever home before the chill of winter sets in. Unsure of herself at the moment, she […]

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Volunteers of the Month – January/February 2019

We’d like to introduce you to dynamic duo Kelly and Paul, some of our dedicated volunteers who we are recognising as our ‘Volunteers of the Month’ for the months of January and February. Our volunteers are the very backbone of what we do at GR. Without them, we could not possibly save and rehome as […]

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A big thanks to Ethan and Tom for their fundraising efforts!

Greyhound Rescue would like to extend a huge thank you to Ethan Sharp and Tom Metcalfe who have raised over $2000 via sponsorship to complete the Snowies Ultra Trail Run. The Snowies Ultra Trail Run is a 50km ultra marathon held February 24, 2019, in NSW’s Snowy Mountains and we can’t thank them enough for […]

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