Changing lives

Read about Daisy's transformation: from a scared, broken spirited dog in an Irish pound, to a happy member of her forever family. Please donate to help us help more hounds in need like Daisy.

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Did you know

We provide ongoing support for the lifetime of your dog, including follow-up home visits

Our vision is a day when every greyhound and lurcher is free from risk or need

Forever Hounds Trust is dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation and rehoming of unwanted, abused or abandoned greyhounds and lurchers

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GRWE volunteers with the 'Team of the Year' award


Volunteers are the lifeblood of Forever Hounds Trust. Join our award-winning team!

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Sponsor a dog

Help support the extra care needs of special dogs like Bambi

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Be a Friend

Friends membership allows you to stay closer in touch with our work

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More ways to support us

Take part in a sponsored event today for our hounds... We will support you every step of the way, so don't delay and get in touch today!

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  • Paws in the Park, Cheltenham

    6 Aug 2017 - Pittville Park (in front of the pump rooms)

    Paws in the Park is taking place this year on 6th August – lets hope it’s as good as 2016’s was! Last year there were more than 75 pet-related stands, agility displays, a novelty dog show and informative talks on all things canine. Forever Hounds Trust Gloucestershire team will be there with a stall with all our Forever Hounds Trust […]

  • Forever Hounds stall at Farmfest – Totternhoe, Bedfordshire

    5 Aug 2017 – 6 Aug 2017 - The Old Farm Inn, Totternhoe

    A pub, great food, live music and our Forever Hounds Trust hounds ready and waiting. What more could one wish for? We will have a stall at this two day event and look forward to seeing you there.

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Gifts & Goodies

Check out our online shop for a great range of items for hounds and humans - all proceeds support our work

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The Homing Journey

1 Pre-homing visit

rehoming visit

We visit every prospective home so that we can best match each dog with their ideal ‘forever home’

The pre-homing visit

2 Matching


Our homing volunteers match hound to home based on home visits and dog assessments


3 Homing


Hurrah, another hound has found his forever home! Happy ‘gotcha day’…


4 Behavioural Support

behavioural support

All homes receive a four month post-homing visit, to check all is going well for hound and home