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Find your magical match with a dog from Forever Hounds Trust

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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

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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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Events

  • Meet and Greet

    18 Feb 2017 - Colebrook Community Centre, Newnham Road, Plympton

    Everyone is welcome to this event. Chat with friends and other volunteers. If you are new to volunteering, interested in joining in or just want to know more about sighthounds then this is the perfect event for you. Dogs are of course welcome in the hall. There are a number of off road parking spaces and […]

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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

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