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Free Family Day now at capacity

Free Family Day now at capacity

Due to overwhelming interest, this Saturday’s Free Greyhound Family Fun Day at the Healesville Greyhound Association is now at capacity. The Greyhound Adoption Program apologises for any inconvenience caused.

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Hard chasing greyhounds can make great pets

Hard chasing greyhounds can make great pets

Every greyhound deserves a chance at becoming a pet regardless of their chasing endeavours. That’s the message from the Greyhound Adoption Program (GAP) on the back of a long held misconception that greyhounds that demonstrate a determined chasing ability have ...

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A gem found at the Seymour Adoption Day

A gem found at the Seymour Adoption Day

Over 200 people flocked to the picturesque Seymour on Sunday 23 October, despite a chilly 15 degree day to meet and greet some special greyhounds who where looking for their forever homes. 24 year-old Emily Johnstone (pictured with Ruby) found out ...

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More than 50 greyhounds up for adoption

More than 50 greyhounds up for adoption

AS the next Greyhound Adoption Program (GAP) adoption day draws near, Geelong resident Kyle Vos has plenty of positive things to say about his adoption experience. GAP headquarters in Seymour will host the next adoption day this Sunday October 23 ...

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Baxter celebrates 200th greyhound adoption

Baxter celebrates 200th greyhound adoption

Earlier in the year the Greyhound Adoption Program celebrated their 20th birthday and to add more candles to the cake the Baxter facility just watched Jobe become their 200th adoption.   “Jobe is so special!” new owner Kathryn Marshall explained. ...

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VIDEO: On this day 10 years ago…

VIDEO: On this day 10 years ago…

It has been exactly a decade since Fred Basset had his first race start for his famous owners Hamish Blake and Andy Lee. Most of the 2,000 people at Sandown Park that night were teenagers experiencing their very first night ...

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Fred Basset turns 12!

Fred Basset turns 12!

Fred Basset, the greyhound that toured around Australia with comedians Hamish Blake and Andy Lee almost a decade ago, turned 12 this week. The greyhound dubbed ‘The People’s Dog’ drew record crowds to the racetrack and raised more than $13,000 ...

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