Tag Archives: Greyhound Rescue Wales

Millie Goes to Uni!

It’s exam time at Swansea University. I’ve been helping to de-stress the students, along with other dogs from Greyhound Rescue Wales, as part of the CBSA Best Friends project. Our humans hand out treats for the students to give us, then the students get to play … Continue reading

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Millie’s Christmas Message – Join The Hillcrest Supper Club!

When I was a pup I used to love playing with paper; it was very satisfying to tear it up and chew it into small soggy pieces. Sometimes I would even chew banknotes! Fortunately for Annabelle, I’ve grown out of … Continue reading

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Past it at 12?

We’re trying to practise acceptance in our house at the moment. At least, Annabelle and I are trying to practise it – Pearl doesn’t need to, as things are going pretty well for her right now. She’s finally succeeded in … Continue reading

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A New Chapter for Millie

This is Snip, who has come to live with Annabelle’s friends Jan and Alain. He’s black, he’s beautiful, and most of all, he’s MINE. K-I-S-S-I-N-G! Snip and I hit it off as soon as we met. There was no vacillating … Continue reading

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Tribute to Mollie

It’s been a sad time for our friends Alain and Jan. They only lost Owain in March, and now his sister Mollie has followed him across the Bridge. She hadn’t been well for a while, and last weekend she came … Continue reading

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Goodbye to a Dear Friend

We’re all very sad at the moment because our dear friend Owain (aka Owen Bowen) has died. Some of you may remember he lost one of his back legs early last year. It turned out he had an aggressive bone … Continue reading

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First Aid, Anyone?

Annabelle and some friends have been on a Canine First Aid Course, held at the Greyhound Rescue Wales Sanctuary. This should be reassuring for us, but somehow it isn’t. Don’t get me wrong – I’m sure the course itself was … Continue reading

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Magic Max

Faithful followers of this blog may remember our cousin Max, the goldendoodle puppy who joined the Cardiff contingent of Annabelle’s pack last spring… Well, a lot can happen in nine months. This is what Max looks like now: How did … Continue reading

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A Winter’s Tail

At this time of year, the humans make a huge fuss about Christmas.  I can understand them wanting to have fun and eat lots of yummy food, but why do they all get so stressed about Christmas shopping?  Anyone would … Continue reading

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Winners and Losers

I felt sorry for Annabelle when we went to Oxwich Bay last weekend.  She was trying to get shots of us racing with Mollie and Owen on the dunes and the beach.  Of course, she didn’t have a hope of … Continue reading

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