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  • Wonderful Winnie heads for her forever home

    News story, Success stories | 8 Jan 2018

    2018 got off to a great start for Winnie, who found her forever home! As you can see from these pictures, Winnie was very happy to be part of her new family. With Forever Hounds Trust being 2018 Burns Pet Charity of the Year Winnie also had a box of delicious food and treats to take […]

  • Planning the ‘paw-fect’ Christmas – top tips for a safe Christmas with your pet

    | 20 Dec 2017

    Christmas is an exciting time of year with parties, presents, plenty of food and festive frolics. It can appear to be even more exciting if you have a dog, with thoughts of long walks, a content canine dozing by the re and, of course, a Christmas present from Santa Paws. However, the reality can be […]

  • Enjoying time with your dog this Christmas – fun activities to try

    | 20 Dec 2017

    Christmas is an ideal time to relax and enjoy spending more time with your dog. Here, Forever Hounds Trust’s Susan McKeon passes on some of her great ideas for fun activities you can do with your canine pal.   Try out fun dog activities Christmas is a great time to try out fun activities like […]

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    Grant awarded for vital kennel enrichment

    | 11 Dec 2017

    Forever Hounds Trust is thrilled to announce that we have been awarded a generous grant from Support Adoption for Pets! This money will go towards the purchase of equipment for the sighthounds in our care in kennels across England: from vet beds for our dogs to sleep on, to collars to help calm anxious dogs, […]

  • Tickets now on sale for Forever Hounds Trust Christmas Concert for Dogs!

    | 22 Nov 2017

    The annual Christmas Concert for Dogs always proves to be a popular event, and this year looks to be no different. For the first time the concert will be held in Dunstable, at The Priory Church of St Peter. Tickets for the event, which will be held on Sunday 10th December, at 3pm, went on […]

  • Campaign to recognise animals as sentient beings in UK law

    | 22 Nov 2017

    Animals are sentient beings, which means that they can experience emotions such as fear and contentment. Animal sentience is incorporated into EU law by the Lisbon Treaty. After March 2019, EU law will no longer apply to the UK – so it is crucial that UK legislation recognises that animals have feelings to ensure they […]

  • Rosie the lurcher finds her happy ever after

    News story, Success stories | 11 Oct 2017

    After spending nine months in the care of Forever Hounds Trust, Rosie the lurcher has landed well and firmly on her paws in the loving home of Dave and Gill. Gill and Dave’s family consisted of three cats, yet Gill felt there was a gap, saying that she always considered herself to be ‘ a […]

  • I wish I may, I wish I might……….find my home by Christmas night

    | 5 Oct 2017

    Forever Hounds Trust have dogs in need of a home of their own throughout the year, and we are grateful of a home offer for one of our dogs whenever it is made as once one of our dogs moves into its forever home a space is freed for another. The more dogs we home, […]

  • National Black Dog Day – 1st October

    | 26 Sep 2017

    The First of October marks National Black Dog Day, which is a chance for Forever Hounds Trust to make a plea on behalf of all the black dogs in our care still looking for their forever home! But why do black dogs need their own ‘day’? Well, for some reason we are yet to fully […]

  • Buscot 2017 Picture Gallery

    News story | 25 Sep 2017

    The whole team at Forever Hounds Trust would like to say a huge ‘thank you’ to everyone who came along to Buscot Park on Sunday 17th September for the fifth annual Forever Hounds Trust tea party. It was a terrific event, enjoyed by hounds and humans alike, and raised over £6,000 towards the important rescue […]

  • ‘Tripaw’ Toby has found his forever home!

    | 8 Sep 2017

    Handsome lurcher Toby won over the hearts of scores of Forever Hounds Trust volunteers and supporters when he had to undergo surgery to remove one of his legs to enable him to run around pain free. Just a few months on from that operation the charity are delighted to reveal that Toby has now found […]

  • Rolling Stones auction is live!

    | 5 Sep 2017

    An amazing package that includes two tickets to see the Rolling Stones in Paris as well as travel and accommodation is being auctioned to raise money for Forever Hounds Trust. To bid for the prize, follow this link: https://www.jumblebee.co.uk/foreverhoundstrust Rolling Stones fans are expected to flock to the auction site, which opened on 2nd September, to […]

  • First ‘BIG HOUND CHILL OUT’ to be held this weekend

    | 22 Aug 2017

    The August Bank Holiday weekend will mark the first ever ‘Big Hound Chill Out’, an event that celebrates the dozing hounds at Forever Hounds Trust. Supporters up and down the country will be chilling out with their hounds to mark the occasion, and showcasing what wonderful pets greyhounds and lurchers make. Marketing and Communications Manager, […]

  • 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 […]

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