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A lurcher is a sighthound mixed with another breed of dog

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!

How to volunteer

Sponsor a dog

Help support the extra care needs of special dogs like Bambi

How to sponsor a dog

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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  • Greyt Walk and Get Together at Robinswood Hill, Gloucester

    4 Mar 2017 - Robinswood Hill Country Park

    On Saturday 4th March at 1100 we will be holding a walk around (and possibly up!) Robinswood Hill Country Park with a chance for a tea, coffee or something to eat at the café afterwards. Please join us whether you have homed a dog, are interested in doing so, would like to find out more about volunteering […]

  • Treacle Market – Macclesfield

    26 Feb 2017 - Macclesfield

    Midland & NW Region Forever Hounds Trust (formally GRWE) We have been offered a stall at the Treacle Market, Macclesfield. You will find us the the Churchyard. Come along and support us. Fetch your hounds. We have not attended this event before and are looking forward to see and working within the market. We will […]

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Feel the love this February

Check out our gifts and goodies for humans and hounds

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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