Barking Bake Off!

Thank you for making our Buscot Park tea party the most amazing yet! Snuff could hardly belive she got to judge the dog cakes and there was barely a people-cake crumb left in the tearoom - delicious!

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Did you know

Lurchers can make energetic and playful companions!

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

The Homing Journey

1 Rehoming 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


How you can support us

GRWE volunteers with the 'Team of the Year' award


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

How to volunteer
Sponsor dog Scooby

Sponsor a dog

Help support the extra care needs of special dogs like Scooby

How to sponsor a dog

Be a Friend

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

Become a Friend

More ways to support us

Thank you all for your wonderful suppport of Tigger and Sundance's summer appeal. Almost £7,500 has been raised (we're only £41 short of our target) - wow!

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  • Blaise Castle Fun Dog Show

    6 Sep 2015 - BS10 7QT Blaise Castle, Bristol

    Blaise Castle Fun Dog Show, Bristol BS10 7QT – Sunday 6 th Sept 2015 GRWE will be at this lovely dog show with merchandise and kennel dogs so please come and say hello. Join in the fun dog show, stalls, refreshments and a lovely space to walk. This event is organised by Viking Vets so […]

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Brand New Lurcher Book!

Fantastic new book by Carol Baby - a must for all lurcher lovers! All profits are donated to GRWE.

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