Thor: A Home at Last!

Thor: A Home at Last!

                                                                            YAY THOR!!! We have been waiting for this moment for a long time. Two years and seven months, to be precise! Appeals were shared and re-shared, here and on many other pages, and we were all...

Happy Christmas from the Hillcrest Hounds

We would like to send all of you our very best wishes at this strangest of Christmasses. GRW cannot do what we do without any of you. Some of you work extremely hard and do a great deal, others can manage less in their busy lives – but whatever you do, the...

Great Christmas Raffle 2020

Time is running out to enter our big Christmas raffle! Due to new guidelines, our in-shop raffle to win the Fortnum & Masons Hamper ends today at 5pm to give the winner a chance to pick up the hamper before we close for Christmas. With Wales going in to lockdown...

Neath Shop Does it Again

Greyhound Rescue Wales, Neath Shop wins Award for Again! For the second year running, the Neath shop run by Greyhound Rescue Wales won first place in the Neath Town Council’s Christmas Window Display Competion. £50 was donated by the Council. Thank you so much...

Santa Paws – Sat 7th Dec

Dogs can meet Santa & receive a goody bag, refreshments for humans, secure field for dogs to run in. Spaces bookable via email; abbie.conway@greyhoundrescuewales.co.uk, choose a time slot; 10-11, 11-12, 12-1.00 Location – Hillcrest Grounds are muddy, wear...

Last Hope Auction

It’s that time of year again, we are excited collecting our prizes ready for the big auction on the 17th November 2019!!!! You have 1 week to bid on the goods you desire. All this is in aid of our amazing Last Hope Fund, which we use to pay for extra care and costs...

GROUND BREAKING CODE

Dog welfare experts have produced a ground-breaking new code of practice which they hope could transform the welfare of racing greyhounds in Wales. Members of the Animal Welfare Network for Wales (AWNW) have today announced the launch of a new voluntary code of...

Battersea Academy

Recently our Centre Manager (Abbie) and Rehoming Manager (Sandra) were lucky enough to be awarded a bursary to attend a week long course at Battersea Cats & Dogs Home in London. This was a unique opportunity to see first hand how one of the UK’s largest rescues...

Code of Practice for Racing Greyhounds

Greyhound Rescue Wales is part of the working group on greyhounds headed by the Animal Welfare Network Wales. The group has been working to formulate a policy to improve the lives of racing greyhounds in Wales. See page 3 of the AWNW newsletter for more...

Greyhounds Featured in the Press!

We have received a huge amount of support and awareness from the South Wales Guardian, GRW cannot thank them enough. Please have a read through the articles below…. https://www.southwalesguardian.co.uk/news/17328280.special-visitor-at-hillcrest/...