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Buddy

Age: 3 and a half years | Dog | Lurcher

Rescue: Waggy Tails

Buddy is a 3 and a half year old Lurcher. He has been in the rescue kennels for almost a year and longs to have a forever home. PLEASE consider offering Buddy a home. When Buddy first came in to us, he was very nervous and distrusting of humans. Over time, Buddy has become a very friendly and playful boy. He very much enjoys his one-to-one time and is learning how to show affection in his own special way! He loves nothing more than a speedy sprint around our field and will happily play fetch with a football or tennis ball until he is tired out. Treats are also a favourite of his. Buddy is good and attentive when out on a walk and walks nicely on a lead. Owing to his lack of socialisation when younger, he can be a bit vocal when he sees other dogs out on a walk, but with further input and more socialisation this can be addressed. As a Lurcher, Buddy has a very strong prey drive and is interested by small wildlife when out walking and small pets in the house. Therefore, Buddy would be suited to a house where he is the only dog without other pets or animals.

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Buddy who is a Lurcher

Our website is dedicated to helping to find good homes for abandoned, abused or neglected greyhound and lurchers.

We have a list of rescues that help these loving, gentle dogs. If you are thinking of giving one of these dogs a second chance by adopting a greyhound or lurcher, please contact one of the rescues on the list.

We have a frequently asked questions page, but if you have a question about greyhounds and lurchers that is not on the page, please contact us.

Featured Dogs

Many more dogs who are looking for a home are on the Adopt a Dog page

Buddy who is a Lurcher

Buddy

Age: 3 and a half years | Dog | Lurcher

Rescue: Waggy Tails

Mason who is a Greyhound

Mason

Age: 3 years | Dog | Greyhound

Rescue: Margaret Green Animal Rescue, Devon

Syd who is a Greyhound

Syd

Age: 4 years | Dog | Greyhound

Rescue: Essex Greyhound Rescue

Poppet who is a Greyhound

Poppet

Age: 7 years | Bitch | Greyhound

Rescue: Essex Greyhound Rescue

Nina who is a Lurcher

Nina

Age: about 1 year | Bitch | Lurcher

Rescue: Staffie and Stray Rescue

Paddy who is a Greyhound

Paddy

Age: 8 years | Dog | Greyhound

Rescue: Essex Greyhound Rescue

Steve who is a Greyhound

Steve

Age: 8 years | Dog | Greyhound

Rescue: Essex Greyhound Rescue

Barnaby who is a Lurcher

Barnaby

Age: 1 year | Dog | Lurcher

Rescue: Margaret Green Animal Rescue, Dorset

Jack and Jill who is a Greyhound

Jack and Jill

Age: 5 years 9 months | Dog | Greyhound

Rescue: Norfolk Greyhound Rescue