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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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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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