We're Chilling Out!

How will you be relaxing this summer? Why not join us in raising pounds for hounds with our Big Hound Chill Out!

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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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Forever Hounds Trust Volunteers and Dogs


Volunteer with Forever Hounds Trust and join our award-winning team!

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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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  • Geyhound & Lurcher Playgroup 18 November

    18 Nov 2018 - WHITCOMBE STABLES, Whitcombe Down Road, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 8NY

    Sunday 18th November Greyhound and Lurcher PLAYGROUP 13.00-15.00 at WHITCOMBE STABLES, Whitcombe Down Road, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 8NY (A352 between Dorchester & Broadmayne by Dorset Equine Veterinary, to the right when coming from Dorchester). Please arrive at 13.00 prompt as your dog(s) may be in the first group to play. £4.00 for 1 dog, £7.00 for 2 dogs […]

  • Dogs on the Den

    19 Aug 2018 - Teignmouth

    Dogs on the Den! We’re back with our annual dog show in a brand new location; the Den in Teignmouth.  There will be lots of stalls, refreshments, kids activities and, of course, a fun dog show. We will also be hosting a Big Hound Chill Out area so we look forward to seeing you there! […]

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Gifts & Goodies

Check out our online shop for a great range of items for hounds and humans - all proceeds support our work

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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