Greyhound Racing

Forever Hounds Trust has updated its position on the greyhound racing industry and is calling for a phasing out of greyhound racing in the UK on welfare grounds.

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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

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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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  • Gloucestershire Sighthound Playgroup

    24 Nov 2018 - Putloe Court, Moreton Valence

    Forever Hounds Trust Gloucestershire is holding a Sighthound Playgroup & Socialisation event! This is a chance to run your dog off-lead in a safe, secure environment, in small groups of dogs, in a covered equestrian barn. All dogs must wear muzzles – any dog without a muzzle will not be able to run. You must […]

  • Meet the hounds!

    25 Nov 2018 - Forever Hounds Trust shop, 134 South Road, Haywards Heath, West Sussex

    Take a break from the Xmas shopping and come and have a slice of cake and a cuppa with us. There will be dogs for you to say hi to! Join us to find out more about how you can support us to help more hounds at our charity shop in Haywards Heath. All welcome […]

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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