Our new name!

Forever Hounds Trust is the new name for Greyhound Rescue West of England

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Did you know

Greyhounds and lurchers make great pets!

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

From bike rides to bake bean baths and hiking to head shaves, take on a sponsored challenge and we will support you all the way!

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  • Letchworth and Baldock Lions Annual Fun Day

    23 Jul 2016 - Broadway Gardens Letchworth

    This will be our third appearance at this enjoyable event set in the pleasant surroundings of  the Town Gardens and will be running an All Breeds Fun Dog Show as part of the day. We will also be selling our Forever Hounds Trust Merchandise and Meeting and Greeting with our hounds. The Dog Show will […]

  • Picnic in the Park – Tupsley Fun Day, Hereford

    23 Jul 2016 - The Quarry, Tupsley, Hereford

    This is the first time we have been invited to attend this local family funday, we will be taking along our official merchandise, second hand book stall and other donated items, tombola and general information regarding the charity, how you can volunteer with us or find out how to offer a home to one of […]

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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