Rescue was originally started to
help re-home greyhounds from
independant 'flapping' tracks.
As welfare is improving and
flapping tracks are now in the
minority, most of our dogs are
sourced from trainers at
professional tracks throughout
the North East.
Anyone who is considering
re-homing a Greyhound can visit
and walk the dogs - by prior
As a non-profit making organisation
we find that we are always in need
of Money, of Helping Hands and
of ideas for raising finds!
Also we have a priority to find kind
people to seriously consider taking
one of our retired greyhounds as a
pet and give them their forever home.
We have a hardcore of about a
dozen people who do just about
everthing between us from answering
emails to fostering dogs for a week or
two. It often seems like a never ending
story, so we would ask you to search
your hearts (and wallets?) to see if
you can help out in any of the ways
We always need people to help Walk
the twenty five or so dogs in our
kennels; just an hour or two to give a few dogs a breath of air and let them stretch their legs.
To register we us if you wish to join
us at our Awareness Days with your
own greyhound(s) to talk to people
and help raise their 'awareness' of
how wonderful greyhounds really are
as pets. Also to generate adoption
appointments for our co-ordinators to
To help our cash flow by raising funds
in our name;
like Kathryn did on the 'Great North
Run' - many thanks once again.
Set up standing order donations.
Just £5 (or £10) a month will help,
especially if enough of you do it!
Take on dogs for 'fostering' or
socialisation prior to adoption.
Please note that this should not be
undertaken lightly as some dogs need
24/7 care and attention and we need
people who fully understand the needs
of greyhounds specifically.
It's easy to send a donation to help us
Registration number 1102125