Category Archives: News

Adopting in the time of COVID-19

Working from home? We feel you. Think it might be a good opportunity to settle in a dog? We agree! BUT! A dog is for life, not just for a shutdown. If you choose to adopt (or indeed foster!) a dog at this time then you can’t expect to give it back once we all […]

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Vale Rosie

Today we pay tribute to long-time GR alumni, Rosie, who crossed the rainbow bridge last week. Vale Rosie. “In 2013 Rosie Duddy stormed her way into my life and heart. Unable to choose a greyhound at Riverstone kennels, Greyhound Rescue made the decision for me. Ausilia was enlisted to transport her from the kennels. I’ll […]

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Happy New Year from Greyhound Rescue!

2019 was a big year for Greyhound Rescue! We found loving homes for 203 greyhounds, grew our foster care program, welcomed many wonderful new volunteers, expanded our enrichment and rehabilitation program, and celebrated our tenth birthday with an incredible black tie fundraiser. We also saw the retirement of Greyhound Rescue’s founders, Peter and Janet Flann, […]

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It’s Christmas at Greyhound Rescue!

  What happens when you line up 200 toys and let a rescued hound pick their very first Christmas present? It’s Christmas at Greyhound Rescue! Not every doggy has a home for Christmas, but don’t worry! Thanks to your generosity our Kennel Kids won’t miss out; they’re having the best day ever. If you’d like […]

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Have you considered your hound on New Years Eve?

Many dogs and other animals are frightened by the sounds of fireworks and can be distressed by crowds and parties. Follow these tips to help keep your furry friends safe; Ensure that your pets have a safe place to retreat away from noise and crowds, particularly unfamiliar people who may be acting rowdy. Before the […]

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Help bring Christmas cheer to our kennel kids!

Want to help a hound have an extra-special Christmas this year? You, together with Lucky Pet, can make a big difference come Christmas morning! Simply jump online at luckypet.com.au before Sunday, 15 December and choose a toy for one (or more!) of our kennel kids. Enter the code LOVEAGREY to receive a special discounted price, […]

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Join us for our annual trivia night!

Are you keen for a fun night out for an excellent cause? Maybe you’re super competitive, obsessed with Trivial Pursuit, or simply want to help the hounds in any way you can? Whatever your story or trivia ability, we want you to pop Saturday, 9 November 2019 into your diary and join us at the […]

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We are finalists in the Jetpets Companion Animal Rescue Awards 2019!

Greyhound Rescue (GR) made it to the finals for ‘Outstanding Rescue Group’ in the Jetpets Companion Animal Rescue Awards 2019. These awards showcase excellence and innovation in rescue. In its second year, the program attracted more than 1,000 entries. To get this far, GR volunteer Margot Undercliffe put together a knock-out submission which took 25 […]

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Calling all artists! Our Christmas card competition is here!

Combine greyhounds and art, and draw from the heart! Use your creative skills to help greyhounds in need by entering the Greyhound Rescue 2019 Christmas Card competition. Each Christmas we sell cards featuring festive, hound-themed drawings and designs submitted by our talented supporters. Does your artwork deserve a place in there? Submit your design by […]

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Photo Submissions for the 2020 Calendar

Call for Photo Submissions for the Greyhound Rescue Australia 2020 Calendar!  Submissions required by Friday 16th August 2019   We would like to get your feedback and photo contributions to produce next year’s Greyhound Rescue calendar. We have produced a Greyhound Rescue calendar for the last eight years and we would really like to know […]

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