April is National Adopt-a-Greyhound Month

April is National Adopt-a-Greyhound Month— a time to appreciate the beauty of a breed of dog that can sprint at a speed of 45 miles per hour…and race right into the heart of a potential pet parent. Worshipped as a god by the ancient Egyptians, the Greyhound is revered by dog lovers today for their […]

Jean-Claude van Damme Helps Animals Australia

Known by fans as The Muscles from Brussels, Jean-Claude van Damme recently showed the world his strength of character by raising funds to help our four-legged friends in need. A long time animal activist who has rescued many dogs from the streets, the action star attended an event in Sydney for Animals Australia, and presented […]

Trent Reznor Auctions Items for Greyhound Rescue Organizations

In an effort to stop The Downward Spiral that racing greyhounds face after their short career on the track comes to an end, Nine Inch Nail‘s Trent Reznor is giving fans the chance to purchase pieces of music history and help dogs in need in the process. A proud pet parent to two greyhounds, the […]

Celebrities Voice Opposition to Greyhound Racing

May 29th may mark the end of Greyhound Awareness Week 2011 in the United Kingdom, but the fight to free the breed from the fear of literally running for their lives continues. Following are a few of the famous faces who have used their star power to shine a spotlight on the plight of racing […]

Twiggy Supports Retired Greyhound Trust

Twiggy may have posed for the cameras of the world’s top photographers since her meteoric rise to stardom in the 1960s, but no doubt her recent photo shoot with a group of photogenic Fidos will always hold a special place in the supermodel’s heart. Proving that compassion is always in fashion, the former catwalk queen […]

Greyhound Wine Tour & Friends, NY Finger Lakes Region, July 23-26, 2009

The Cayuga Wine Trail in New York’s Finger Lakes region hosts an annual Greyhound Weekend in July 23-26. This year’s theme is “greyhounds & friends” with all breeds of dogs (and their people) invited. Partake in the captivating scenery of the Finger Lakes region with its magnificent views, waterfalls, hiking trails and gorgeous vineyards. You […]