​Rehoming greyhounds in Shropshire, Cheshire and North Wales.   

Charity Registration number 1168327

Sunday 22nd April, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm, Pet Rescue Day, The Quarry, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY11 1JA

This is a fabulous day organised by Grinshill Animal Rescue bringing together pet rescues from Shropshire and Borders. Hector’s will have a stall and some beautiful hounds with us hoping to be admired. 
There will be lots to see and do on this great day out, including a Dog Show, a Talk from Exotic Zoo, Bouncy Castle & much more!


Friday May 4th . 11:00 am – 3:00 pm, Store Collection Tesco, Abergele North Wales LL22 7AA
Come along and meet Sheila, Sharon and some of the greyhounds who will be on duty and raising much needed funds for Hector’s Greyhound Rescue.

Saturday 5th May, 10.00am - 12.30 pm, Spring and Plant Fair, United Reformed Church, Colwyn Avenue, Rhos on Sea, LL28 4RA
In addition, to our comprehensive Plant Stall, there will be a Raffle, Tombola, Crafts, Dog Accessories, Cakes, Toys & Books, Bric a Brac, plus much more.  Entry will be £1.00 to include Tea/Coffee and Biscuit.


Saturday 12th May, 11.00 am – 3.00 pm, Llandudno Street Collection (outside the library), Mostyn Street, Llandudno, N Wales, LL30 2RP
Come along and meet the team from Hector’s Greyhound Rescue. Find out a bit about what we do and say hello to the hounds that will be on duty.

Saturday 19th May, 11.00 am – 3.00 pm, Store Collection, Morrisons, Marsh Road, Rhyl, N Wales, LL18 2DH
Come along and meet Ruby and her friends from Hector’s Greyhound Rescue who will be working hard spreading the word that greyhounds make great pets.

Sunday 20th May, 11.00am - 4.00pm, RSPCA Dog Show, Colwyn Bay
A fun family day out.  In addition to the main Dog Show, there will also be dog agility, games, lots of stalls, BBQ and refreshments.  Hector's will be having a stall where we will have on sale a variety of dog accessories, dog coats, crafts, jewellery, cards, plus our very popular tombola and games.  Entry to the Show is £2.00 per car.  Please come and say hello at the Bryn y Maen Animal Centre, Upper Colwyn Bay, LL28 5EJ.20 May, RSPCA, Colwyn Bay

Saturday 26th May, 11.00 am – 3.00 pm, Rhyl Street Collection, High Street Rhyl, North Wales
Come along and meet Teddy, Jojo, Ruby and Percy who will be helping the humans at the Hector’s Greyhound Rescue street collection.


Saturday 2nd June, 11.00am - 4.00pm, Deganwy Prom Day
This is a very popular family fun day on the North Wales Coast.  There are lots of activities, entertainment, music, games, stalls, fun dog show, food and refreshments.  Hector's will have a stall on the grassed area, where we will have crafts, jewellery, cards, games and tombola, plus lots of lovely Hounds waiting to greet you.

Sunday 10th June. Great Global Greyhound Walk, Promenade, Llanfairfechan, LL33 0BY. Starts from the prom at 11.00 am.
Come along and be part of this great annual dog walk event that brings together greyhounds, lurchers, other sighthounds and their owners to raise awareness of the breeds and show the public just what wonderful pets they make. The walk will last approximately 1 hour, is flat and suitable for all capabilities.

Saturday 16th June, Hector’ Garden Party, 1.00pm  – 4.00pm. 5 Heol Heddwch, Abergele, N Wales, LL22 7UF
This fabulous event is always extremely popular and great all round fun. We will have stalls, good company and excellent raffle prizes, all set in the beautiful surroundings of an amazing garden to relax with your hounds. Entry £2 to include a delicious hot baked potato with a choice of fillings plus refreshment.


Sunday 8th July, Fun Day, 12.00 pm – 4:00 pm, Acorn Kennels, Heath Road, Whitchurch, Shropshire, SY13 2AA
This is a real funday for all breeds of dogs and their families. Hectors held this event for the first time last year and it was a huge success, this year it will be bigger and better with more fun to be had for all the family.

There will be fun and novelty classes for you and your dog to enter and some fun games like a sausage race, musical hoops and a fancy dress competition (classes start 12pm)  Rosettes and prizes will be given to the winners and the most entertaining losers ! There will also be fun stalls with games such as dog sausage bobbing and a Bonio shy where you can win a prize for your dog.


Back again this year by popular demand will be a display from the Prison Sniffer Dogs, this year it will also include a display from a prison attack dog. There will be agility displays and a chance to try some agility training with your own dog.

Refreshment will be available and lots of interesting stalls to browse.

Saturday 21st July, 11:00am – 3:00pm, Conwy Street Collection, High Street, Conwy, LL32 8DE
Come along and meet the gang with their hounds. Pop a pound in the bucket and also find out about the work we do at Hector’s Greyhound Rescue.


Sunday 12th August, 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm, Hector’s Fun Dog Show, Cremorne Gardens, Ellesmere, Shropshire
This is Hector’s most popular event, which gets bigger each year, our annual show is a chance for everyone to show off their gorgeous dogs. There will be two rings one for sighthounds which this year will also include classes for Whippets and one for all other dog breeds. Rosettes and prizes will be given for 1st -3rd place and for Best in Show in both rings.

This is beautiful setting by the lake in Ellesmere and is a fabulous afternoon, food and drink refreshments stalls will be available or bring a picnic. There will also be lots of stalls for you to browse and of course Hector’s Merchandise Stall.

Monday 27th August, 11:00am – 3:00 pm, Chester Street Collection, Eastgate Street, Chester, CH1 1LE
Come along and meet everyone with their hounds who will be on hand to chat to you about the work we do to help save these beautiful hounds and remember to pop a pound in the collection bucket too.

Saturday 8th Sept, Dog Show Oswestry
Sunday 9th September, Teddy Bears Picnic, Llanfairfecan, LL33 0BY

Come along and meet the famous Teddy who is one of the Hectors rescued greyhounds who has now retired and living life to the full in North Wales. Teddy will be enjoying a picnic with his friends, Jojo, Percy and Ruby along with their human companions. It will be a chance for everyone to come together and celebrate owning a greyhound whilst having a good old natter Bring a blanket and a picnic and gather on the grass near the pond. Who know you may even get a cuddle from the Teddy Bear too.





Hector's Greyhound Rescue

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