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  • Special dog ‘Tripaw’ Toby in need of loving new home after ordeal

    | 20 Jul 2017

    Handsome Toby is a picture of happiness now, zipping around the garden of his foster home near Worcester, playing with toys. In fact, he’s so happy that it isn’t always obvious that he only has three legs. Toby came into the care of greyhound and lurcher rescue charity Forever Hounds Trust earlier this year, unable […]

  • BBC presenter advises Toby to ‘put a banana down his shorts’ when tackling extreme cycling challenge!

    | 18 Jul 2017

      Chester school teacher, Toby Boram, is set to take on the epic challenge of cycling from his home in Chester to Murcia in Spain, all to raise vital funds to help greyhounds in the UK and their Spanish cousins, galgos. Toby, who will be joined on his adventure by Andy Preston, of Essex, has had […]

  • Greyhound pals looking for a new home together after finding love in kennels

    | 18 Jul 2017

    Mel and Freddy are a pair of greyhounds searching for a new home after meeting in the kennels of rescue charity Forever Hounds Trust and immediately falling in love. Volunteers at Forever Hounds Trust realised that Mel and Freddy, who both came to the rescue individually, were getting on very well and seemed to grow […]

  • ‘Dogs at the Rock’ to be held in celebration of dogs in Yelverton

    | 14 Jul 2017

    A fun dog show is to be held at Yelverton Air Field for the first time, and promises to be a day of fun and frolics for those with both four and two legs! ‘Dogs at the Rock’ will be held on Sunday 16th July, from 11am until 5pm, at the iconic Rock at Yelverton […]

  • Stem Cell Therapy gives Sponsor Dog Bambi a new lease of life!

    | 7 Jul 2017

    Forever Hound Trust is a charity dedicated to rescuing and homing greyhounds and lurchers in need. For most dogs this means a short stay with the charity while they are medically and emotionally assessed, receive any treatment they need, and matched with the right home for them. However, occasionally a dog comes along with more […]

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    Bon Voyage! Cyclists get set for 1,500 mile fundraising ride to Spain

    News story | 29 Jun 2017

    On Sunday, 30th July, our supporters, Toby and Andy are setting off on an intense fundraising challenge which will see them cycle an epic 1,500 miles from Chester to Murcia in Spain in aid of Forever Hounds Trust, and Galgos del Sol, a similar charity in Spain. The brainchild of Toby Boram, a long-term supporter […]

  • Special appeal made for a home for two very gentle greyhounds

    | 27 Jun 2017

    Delta and Sierra are two lovely little greyhound sisters who are looking for a home together following a very tough time. Aged between ten and 12 years old, these girls have lived for most of their lives in a small concrete enclosure. Having been rescued by Forever Hounds Trust, Delta and Sierra are being cared […]

  • Vicar takes part in ‘National Bring Your Dog To Work Day’ with rescued greyhound Kiki

    | 21 Jun 2017

    Friday the 23rd June is ‘National Bring Your Dog To Work Day’, and for Kii, a rescued greyhound, that means accompanying Rev Claire Lording to church. Kiki came to live with Claire, who is the vicar at Pershore Abbey, in Worcestershire, a few months ago, after the lovable dog found herself in the care of […]

  • Sponsor Dog Freddie gives marathon runner Martin a big thank you

    Marathon man goes the extra mile

    | 5 Jun 2017

    We were delighted to be visited at the office by our London Marathon runner Martin Butler, who raised an amazing £1,250 for Forever Hounds Trust! We made sure that we had some hound helpers on hand to give him a warm (and slightly soggy) thank you! Martin completed the course in an impressive 5 hours […]

  • Hound Nation: join our photo competition to celebrate our dogs

    | 31 May 2017

    Roll up, roll up… submit your photos to our Hound Nation competition and win awesome prizes!   Send in your hound photos for a chance to win a goodie bag of Forever Hounds Trust treats – for you and your dog 🙂 We’ll be running this competition with a different theme each month, kicking off […]

  • Which dog suits your lifestyle best, a ‘Dozing’ or a ‘Doing’ dog?

    | 26 May 2017

    Greyhounds, lurchers and other sighthounds (dogs with a pointy-ish face) make amazing pets and Forever Hounds Trust believe that, with the huge variety of dogs that come to the charity to find their forever home, they have a dog for everyone! While many greyhounds prefer to spend most of the day chilling on the sofa, […]

  • Farah and Ermine find their Forever Home

    | 30 Apr 2017

    Two beautiful greyhounds, Ermine and Farah, have found each other, as well as a loving new home, as a result of the work of a special group of volunteers at Forever Hounds Trust. The two greyhounds came to Forever Hounds Trust, a greyhound and lurcher rescue and re-homing charity, separately. The dogs were both retired […]

  • 2018 Calendar Competition…. opens Friday 14th April!

    | 11 Apr 2017

    Your chance to see your photo, and your hound, in print and help Forever Hounds Trust to raise funds and awareness – yes, it’s our annual calendar competition! We are looking for pawfect images to best represent various categories and make our 2018 calendar a best seller. Will you be our Star Photographer?! Please read […]

  • Benji’s Story

    | 23 Mar 2017

    To look at Benji the Greyhound now you would have no idea of his troubled past. A few scars are all that remains to tell the tale of his early life. Well, that and the memories of the team of volunteers at Forever Hounds Trust, a charity dedicated to rescuing and finding happy forever homes […]

  • Training ride sees cyclist visit hound conference in Worcester

    | 23 Mar 2017

    A conference in Worcester for volunteers of the Forever Hounds Trust charity will welcome a special guest on Sunday 2nd April when cyclist Toby Boram arrives to greet them as part of a training ride. Toby is training for a fundraising challenge that will see him cycle from his home in Chester to Murcia in […]

  • Young lurcher Molly becomes a tripod in operation to save her from a lifetime of pain

    News story, Press release | 22 Feb 2017

    A small female lurcher called Molly is receiving care from Forever Hounds Trust while she recovers from surgery to amputate one of her legs. Sadly the decision to remove her leg had to be made by the Trust after it became clear that she had previously suffered a serious fracture to her knee, which had […]

  • Reports state that greyhounds have been removed from licensed trainer after living in appalling conditions

    | 14 Feb 2017

    It has been reported that a large number of greyhounds have been removed from the premises of a licenced Greyhound Board of Great Britain (GBGB) trainer, Malcolm Taylor, in the North East of England. It is alleged that dogs were living in appalling conditions and in very poor health when the GBGB seized 58 dogs […]

  • Yee-hah! Here come the cowboys!

    | 7 Feb 2017

    Four greyhounds currently being looked after by greyhound and lurcher rescue charity Forever Hounds Trust are raising eyebrows thanks to their unusual cow print coats. The stunning white and black patterned dogs have been affectionately nicknamed ‘the cowboys’ by staff and volunteers at the charity thanks to their resemblance to a herd of cows. Patch […]

  • Adopt a dog with Forever Hounds Trust this February and receive a lifetime of love

    News story | 1 Feb 2017

    Greyhounds and lurchers at Forever Hounds Trust are looking for love this February, and have plenty to give themselves in return. Staff and volunteers at the Trust are trying to find homes for the dogs in their care and are appealing for people to share their love this month and offer a dog a home. […]

  • Rooster celebrates Chinese New Year – the Year of the Rooster!

    News story, Success stories | 27 Jan 2017

    Beautiful greyhound Rooster found his forever home through Forever Hounds Trust (or GRWE, Greyhound Rescue West of England as it was then) almost four years ago. Rooster’s name comes from his racing name, which was ‘Imperial Rooster’. When Rooster retired from racing his trainer asked for the Trust’s help to find him a loving forever […]

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