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Meet and Greet at Morrisons in Wimbledon

Meet and Greet at Morrisons in Wimbledon

Gaynor successfully arranged a Meet & Greet at Morrisons in Wimbledon, and with a brilliant team of supporters and hounds, they made a great impression on customers and staff alike! Their hard work and dedication paid off, as they attracted a lot of attention and […]

Hound of the Month – October 2017

Hound of the Month – October 2017

I have an absolute pleasure to present – Liam! He is not just a black boy. He is STUNNING! Look at his shiny coat! And he walks with a certain grace you only see in big black greyhounds. Poor Liam has been in the kennels […]

WGW Show – October 7th, 2017

WGW Show – October 7th, 2017

Thank you to everybody who supported our show today. Congratulations to all of the winners and especially to the overall Best in Show – Sooty. We hope you all had a good (if slightly soggy) time and would like to thank our stall holders and […]

Congratulations to Melissa and Nina

Congratulations to Melissa and Nina

Well done Nina and Melissa. You are absolute stars You raised over £1000. You set out to make a positive and practical difference to Moreen’s life and you achieved it. Thank you so much from all the staff, volunteers and hounds – especially Moreen – […]

Farewell to Socks

Farewell to Socks

One of the hardest things about working in the Sanctuary (where we keep the older or infirm hounds who have been overlooked for homing earlier on in their lives) is that we are more likely to have a hound pass away. Sadly, we have lost […]

Thank you Mick and Sheena

Thank you Mick and Sheena

Mick and Sheena ran Folkestone half marathon on September 24th for Wimbledon Greyhound Welfare! It was a beautiful (and roasting) day for it. If you haven’t yet, there’s still time to donate if you feel like it. At present Sheena and Mick have raised over […]

Woking Meet and Greet

Woking Meet and Greet

Thank you to everyone who helped out at the Woking Meet and Greet (September 30th, 2017).

End of Season Party

End of Season Party

A brilliant turnout at the WGW End of Season ‘Thank You’ Party held at the kennels yesterday and the weather was equally superb! A huge thank you to each and every one of you who took time out of your own weekend break to support […]

Reach the Beach 2017 – A great day at the Witterings

Reach the Beach 2017 – A great day at the Witterings

What a glorious September day at West Wittering beach where some estimated 40 to 50 greyhounds from Wimbledon Greyhound Welfare – and their helpers – met up and ‘Reached the Beach’. For most of the hounds it was their first time ever to the seaside […]

Meet and Greet –  Sainsburys – Staines

Meet and Greet – Sainsburys – Staines

Many thanks to Sainsbury’s at Staines for inviting us to meet and greet their customers today. This is Iris (with some of our greyhounds) who kindly arranged for our visit and also persuaded the store to give us a big bag of food for our […]