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Don't just shop black.... adopt it! Watch our 30 second video and find out why black greyhounds make great pets

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Did you know

Greyhounds don't take up as much room as you'd imagine! They are generally calm, quiet and curl up small

Our vision is a day when every greyhound and lurcher is free from risk or need

GRWE is dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation and rehoming of unwanted, abused or abandoned greyhounds and lurchers

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GRWE volunteers with the 'Team of the Year' award


Volunteers are the lifeblood of GRWE. Join our award-winning team!

How to volunteer

Sponsor a dog

Help support the extra care needs of special dogs like Bambi

How to sponsor a dog

Be a Friend

Friends membership allows you to stay closer in touch with our work

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More ways to support us

Run for the hounds! Join our team in the Bath Half Marathon next March and help us support the hounds in our care. Sign up now!

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  • Christmas Fayre Princetown

    28 Nov 2015 - Princetown Community Hall

    Come and see us at our stall at the Princetown Christmas Fayre. There will be lots of lovely things on offer like GRWE merchandise, hand made cards, book folds, Christmas decorations, knitted and crochet items, a small jumble sale, beaded jewellery, refreshments and some locally grown produce from our very own allotment. Unfortunately dogs are not allowed on […]

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Get organised for 2016!

The fantastic GRWE 2016 calendar and diary are both now available. Get yours quick before they are gone!

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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 GRWE homes receive a four month post-homing visit, to check all is going well for hound and home