Hound Blog

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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Summer 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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Greyhound photo by John Schofield

A foster story from John & Eileen Schofield

I came home from work the other day and as I was getting out of my ute a lady with a child and a dog on a leash was passing by.The lady said "Are you the man with the greyhounds?"
Of course I replied "Yes that’s right".

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3 pups

Where do your donations go?

Most of the money donated to Friends of the Hound pays for vet bills.

We take a lot of broken Greyhounds that no one wants to take on due to the expense of veterinary surgery and treatment.

Currently FOTH Vice President, Lynette, has 3 Greyhound pups in her care.

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Farewell Dicey

Farewell & love for Dicey ❤️

About 7 years ago FOTH helped me find Dicey. Or you helped Dicey find me. She has been the greatest gift I have ever received. She has showed me a kind of love that I didn’t know the world could create. She loved first and judged second and that is a lesson I will take with me forever.

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