Home a hound!
Honorary friend of GRWE, Anthony Head, makes a plea for more homes for our rescued greyhounds and lurchersFind out more ➡
Did you know
Greyhounds and lurchers make great pets!
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
Oliver - a musical with a twist!
Could you sing the handsome Oliver a chorus of: “Consider yourself at home. Consider yourself one of the family. We’ve taken to you so strong. It’s clear we’re going to get along”!Read about Oliver ➡
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 BambiHow to sponsor a dog ➡
Be a Friend
Friends membership allows you to stay closer in touch with our workBecome a Friend ➡
More ways to support us
From bike rides to bake bean baths and hiking to head shaves, take on a sponsored challenge and we will support you all the way!Find out more ➡
29 May 2016 - Cockington Country Park
GRWE are holding a Dog show in conjunction with Torbay Coast and Countryside Trust, held at Cockington country park. The park is very popular with families, tourists and locals, many of whom are dog owners and who exercise their pets there. The event is to provide a fun day out with a GRWE dog show for which there […]
28 May 2016 - Moreton, near Dorchester
Dave, married to Sharon who is the Hereford Event Coordinator, is undertaking a 100 mile walk around Dorset and will be raising funds for GRWE. Come and join us at Moreton as Dave strides through the village on the Saturday; GRWE supporters and their hounds can give him a big cheer to help him along. There […]
Sale now on!
We have some fantastic bargains in our online sale including calendars, diaries, mugs, notebooks and much more! Limited stock available so you will need to be quick!Visit the shop ➡
The Homing Journey
1 Pre-homing visit
We visit every prospective home so that we can best match each dog with their ideal ‘forever home’The pre-homing visit ➡
Our homing volunteers match hound to home based on home visits and dog assessmentsMatching ➡
Hurrah, another hound has found his forever home! Happy ‘gotcha day’…Homing ➡
4 Behavioural Support
All GRWE homes receive a four month post-homing visit, to check all is going well for hound and homeSupport ➡