Recently there has been a significant amount of a contagious respiratory disease (commonly called kennel cough) in the community and in various animal shelters. GAP, and the greyhound industry, has also been affected. Kennel cough is a complex disease but vaccination will significantly reduce the incidence and severity of the disease.
'Resilient' probably isn’t the first word used to describe a retired greyhound, maybe 'lazy', 'loyal' or even at a stretch 'crazy' can spring to mind but like many things in life, the norm will often be broken.
The Bendigo Adoption Day has now been rescheduled to Sunday, August 27, pending no further cases of kennel cough at Seymour.
Melbourne AFL midfielder Bernie Vince (pictured) has agreed to stay on as ambassador for the Greyhound Adoption Program for another year.
We are happy to announce the winners of our GAP Photo Contest! Check out their photo submissions. We would like to congratulate all of our 25 lucky winners.
Have you ever thought about fostering a greyhound? Here’s someone that might give you some inspiration. The annual Victorian Greyhound Awards are just a few weeks away, and we’ve rewound the clock back to the event last year when renowned ...
Please post a photo of your greyhound that you think best illustrates what wonderful pets greyhounds make. Our favourite six photos will win one of these adorable baby greyhound toys!
The next GAP adoption day at Bendigo announced and rescheduled on Sunday 27 August.
There was a familiar face among the crowd at Adoption Day on Sunday – Dr Bridie O’Donnell who is a regular on the news–current affairs program The Project, took home four-year-old Gypsy.
More than 500 people attended the recent Greyhound Adoption Day, held at The Meadows greyhound racing club.