Forever Support

Make the Christmas spirit last forever this year…and help us to provide ‘Forever Support’ for dogs like Beryl, to receive our specialist support for life.

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Did you know

The average age of a greyhound at retirement from racing is about 4 years

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

Volunteer

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

Become a Friend

More ways to support us

Join our team in the Bath Half Marathon and run for the hounds! We will support you every step of the way, so don't delay and get in touch today!

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Events

  • Saltford Hall Christmas Market

    3 Dec 2016 - Saltford Hall, Wedmore Road, Saltford

    Forever Hounds Trust “Crafty Hounds” Stall will be at this event selling lots of lovely hand made Christmas gifts for you as well as gifts for your hounds. Hope to see you there!

  • Stall at Clifton Village Fair and fun dog show

    4 Dec 2016 - Royal York Gardens, Clifton, Bristol

    Forever Hounds Trust “Crafty Hounds” Stall will be at this event selling lots of lovely hand made Christmas gifts for you as well as gifts for your hounds. There will be a dog show and many many lovely stalls to help finish your Christmas shopping. Christmas Fayre, Fun Dog Show, tombola, 50+ stalls, Festive BBQ, […]

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Spend £40 in November...

... and receive a free doggie bandana!

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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

matching

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

Matching

3 Homing

homing

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

Homing

4 Behavioural Support

behavioural support

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

Support