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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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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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  • Port Eliot Dog Festival

    17 Jun 2017 - Port Eliot, St Germans

    Once again we will be part of this wonderful event. Port Eliot Dog Festival and Whippet Tea Party celebrates its success in the delightful grounds of Port Eliot. Last year over seven hundred people and hundreds of dogs came along. For humans there will be an array of stalls, cream teas and other refreshments, a […]

  • Dog Stomp – Sponsored Dog Walk

    17 Jun 2017 - Delaware Veterinary Practice, Castle Cary

    Delaware Vets are very generously hosting their second charity Sponsored Dog Walk, Dog Stomp. Please arrive in advance of 2pm to allow time to register. You can also register in advance at the surgery or by phone on 01963 350307. Entry is £10.00 per dog and includes a Delaware bandana for our four legged friends and […]

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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