Category Archives: News

Weekend stalls a “Greyt” success!

A huge thank you to wonderful volunteers Verity and her husband Aaron, and Rachel (Oscar and Jen’s new mum) who raised $460 at their stall at Paws in the park Camden last Sunday. It was great to see adopted hounds Greyam (formerly Jazz), and Pip and their mums as well as foster mum Rhianna with […]

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Oscar’s Story

In mid August 2009 not that long after Greyhound Rescue began, Jan and Peter collected a very big, just 2 year old, black boy with a white stripe down his face from Kurri Kurri pound. He had a very bad foot, presumably why he’d been dumped by racing, and required an extensive operation, which was […]

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Vale Butch

We are saddened to hear of the recent passing of Butch, the first of our hounds to be adopted by a nursing home. He had been giving gentle affection and comfort to the residents of one Sydney Nursing home since November last year. Butch, 9, recently fell ill and was diagnosed with advanced liver cancer […]

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The Greys Matter Newsletter – Issue 2

Welcome to our second issue of ‘The Greys Matter’.  After the success of the first issue of ‘The Greys Matter’ we decided to do it again.  So much has been happening and this issue is jam packed.  We have a focus on fostering this time and you can find out how Trisha found a way […]

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Trivia Night raises over $3000!

The evening was a great success and we raised over $3300 for Greyhound Rescue, thanks to Portia’s great performance and a great effort by helpers Ann and Karen to help get things organised. Thank you to everyone who came along to support us and have a great evening out. Particular thanks to those who donated to […]

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Trivia Night Fundraiser-Saturday August 4th

Greyhound-Rescue Trivia Night!!!   Saturday 4th August 2012 7.00pm The Castle Hill RSL 77 Castle Street, Castle Hill, NSW 2154   A super fun night hosted by PORTIA There are great prizes to be won!!! Tickets $30 or $270 for a table of 10 booked in advance. All proceeds go to Greyhound Rescue. Tickets include […]

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North Sydney Market ‘a la Francais’

The sky was blue, the sun was shining and the crowds were in a festive mood as the Market took on a French Theme for Bastille day. One expected at any moment to see the Tour de France Peloton come racing up Miller St!! It was a truly beautiful day and resident greyhounds Dozer, Ellie […]

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Lilly’s emergency – Mosman Vet saves the day

Foster girl Lilly had a very lucky escape this weekend. She was admitted to Mosman Vet yesterday morning after a night of vomiting and bloody diarrhoea. They put her on a drip, pain relief, antibiotics and ran some blood tests. She stayed overnight with it looking hopeful but still not out of the woods. Rochelle […]

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Thank you Mosman Vet!

Mosman Vets ran 10km in the 2012 Mini Mos to raise $2180 for greyhound Rescue.  Thank you Mosman Vet! There were seven runners consisting of Rachele (practice partner), Abbie the vet, Callum (Rachele’s son), Vic (one of our star nurses), Steve (Vet student and employed by Mosman Vets), Kate (another star nurse) and Angus the Animal Attendant. […]

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Mosman Vets – Running for THEIR lives!

This Sunday Mosman vets are running to raise money for Greyhound Rescue.  Dr Abbie has rounded up a team of 7 vets, nurses, and support staff running, as well as 10 staff planning to be in front of the clinic cheering them (and all of the other runners) on. There target is $2000 and they are almost half […]

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