Hound Blog

Meet our super volunteer: John

Meet our super volunteer: John

John has been a dedicated volunteer with FOTH for 8 years.
As well as being an amazing Greyhound advocate at our market stalls, he is a foster parent, storage king and our very talented FOTH photographer.
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Stop the Ipswich Greyhound track

Ipswich rally – NO new Greyhound track

Many FOTH members & supporters joined other hound-lovers in opposition to the proposed new Greyhound track at Purga, Ipswich.
Around 150 people gathered in March to protest against the yet another dog-killing centre being pushed by the Palaszczuk Govt.
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Basil & Molly

Basil & Molly get a second chance

Liam came across Basil and Molly accidentally; two older, ex-racing greyhounds who were rescued by a family who, sadly, could not take care of them anymore. We jumped at the chance to give them a loving home.
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Millie & Cricket

Millie & Cricket get their bounce back

Millie joined us and our ‘old man’ Tigger 2 years ago.  Millie is an anxious girl.  It took months of patience, gentle ear rubs and the company of our happy soul Tigger to bring her out of her shell. The first time she wagged her tail was a cause for celebration.
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RIP Summer Huggy Bear

RIP Summer huggy bear

Beautiful Summy-Bear passed away on 4th October after fighting cancer for 7 months.

She came into our life at 5 years age, as a short term foster dog and stayed for 7 years. She started off being unsure of the world and she was scared of most things, but she grew into the most adorable, sweet, huggy bear.
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