Upcoming events

March 2024

  • Tesco Aberystwyth - Store Collection

    Tesco Aberystwyth - Store Collection

    We will be there from 10am until 2pm.

    Meet our cheerful volunteers and the rescue greyhounds they're dedicated to promoting.

    Discover the joy of supporting these happy and friendly companions.

  • Tesco Welshpool - Store Collection

    Tesco Welshpool - Store Collection

    We will be there from 10am until 2pm. Meet our volunteers and the rescued and retired greyhounds they're dedicated to supporting and promoting.

    Discover the joy of supporting and living with these happy and friendly companions.

  • St Patrick Greyhound

    St Patrick's Day Walk - Alyn Waters Country Park

    Get ready to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in a unique and heartwarming way! Join us for a St. Patrick's Day walk with Kim on Sunday, March 17th, starting at 1 p.m.

    Meet in car park on Llay side.
    Parking £1

    This country walk promises not only a delightful experience in nature but also a chance to contribute to the noble cause of saving the lives of greyhounds.

    With Kim as your walk leader/ companion, you'll embark on a picturesque country walk, surrounded by the lush beauty of the outdoors. It's the perfect way to enjoy the tranquillity of the countryside while celebrating this festive Irish holiday. What makes this event even more special is that all the profits will be dedicated to saving the lives of greyhounds, those gentle and graceful creatures who deserve love and care.

    So, mark your calendars for this St. Patrick's Day walk, where you can embrace the spirit of the holiday, connect with nature, and make a meaningful difference in the lives of these remarkable dogs.

    It's a day of joy, goodwill, and the company of our faithful friends, both two-legged and four-legged.

  • Easter Sunday Walk - Erddig

    Easter Sunday Walk - Erddig

    Gather at Felin Puleston Car Park on Easter Sunday, March 31st, at 12 noon for the Erddig Walk. Reactive dogs on a lead and/or muzzled please.

    Enjoy heritage and beauty while exploring the tranquil surroundings.

    Embrace the friendly relaxed atmosphere for just £5.00 and experience a delightful blend of history and serenity.

April 2024

  • Tesco Aberystwyth - Store Collection

    Tesco Aberystwyth - Store Collection

    We will be there from 10am until 2pm. Meet our volunteers and the rescued and retired greyhounds they're dedicated to supporting and promoting.

    Discover the joy of supporting and living with these happy and friendly companions.

  • Tesco Cefn Mawr- Store Collection

    Tesco Cefn Mawr- Store Collection

    Store collection Saturday 20th April 10 am until 2 pm at Tesco Cefn Mawr

    Join us in supporting Hector's Greyhound Rescue by participating in our store collection event!

    Every contribution makes a difference in providing care, shelter, and a second chance for greyhounds in need. drop off your donations, and be a part of a community dedicated to giving these graceful and loving animals a brighter future.

    Your generosity helps us create a better life for these deserving greyhounds. Together, let's make a positive impact and show our compassion for these incredible dogs at Hector's Greyhound Rescue.

  • Morrisons Oswestry

    Morrisons Oswestry - Store Collection

    Store collection Saturday 27th April 10 am until 2 pm at Morrisons Oswestry

    Join us in supporting Hector's Greyhound Rescue by participating in our store collection event! Every contribution makes a difference in providing care, shelter, and a second chance for greyhounds in need. drop off your donations, and be a part of a community dedicated to giving these graceful and loving animals a brighter future. Your generosity helps us create a better life for these deserving greyhounds. Together, let's make a positive impact and show our compassion for these incredible dogs at Hector's Greyhound Rescue.

May 2024

  • Tesco Welshpool - Store Collection

    Tesco Welshpool - Store Collection

    We will be there from 10am until 2pm.

    Meet our volunteers and the rescued and retired greyhounds they're dedicated to supporting and promoting.

    Discover the joy of supporting and living with these happy and friendly companions.

  • bluebell walk

    Bluebell Walk at The Old Race Course Common

    Meet: The Old Racecourse SY107HW
    Time: 12 pm

    Oswestry Racecourse is a 22 hectare area of common land of the Oswestry uplands offering views into England and Wales. The figure of eight walking route around the site follows the old horse racing track (one of the first in the country) and takes visitors through open woodland / scrub, rough and unimproved grassland and into heathland which is slowly being restored on the north common.

    Perched on the crest of the hills to the west of Oswestry, Oswestry Racecourse comprises a 18th century racecourse located on a high plateau between the north Shropshire plains and Welsh hills, providing extensive views of surrounding countryside. Consisting of a patchwork of scrub, scattered trees, bracken and wildflower rich grassland supporting a wide range of birds and insects.

  • Percy Thrower Garden Center - Collection

    Meet and Greet Percy Thrower Garden Center

    Join us at Percy Throwers Garden Centre Saturday, May 25th 2024, from 10 am to 2 pm!

    We'll be collecting donations for the rescue and spreading the word about Hector's Greyhound Rescue.

    Your support makes a big difference in the lives of these wonderful dogs.

    See you there!

June 2024

  •  Greatest Greyhound Show

    Greatest Greyhound Show - Oswestry Showground

    Join us for the Greatest Greyhound Show on June 23rd, 2024, at Oswestry Showground!

    Gates will open to public from 11am. Judging Starts at 12 noon.

    Don't miss this pawsitively amazing event celebrating the beauty and athleticism of Greyhounds! make it a day to remember for all dog lovers.

    Witness the elegance and grace of these magnificent dogs as they compete for Hector's top honours in various categories.

    Explore a variety of canine products, from stylish accessories to premium nutrition, for your beloved Greyhound.

    Admission:
    - Adults: £4.00
    - Children (under 12): Free Parking

    Ample Parking | Food Stalls | Raffle Prizes

July 2024

  • Tesco Newtown - Store Collection

    Tesco Newtown - Store Collection

    Store collection Saturday 6th July 10 am until 2 pm at Tesco Newtown

    Join us in supporting Hector's Greyhound Rescue by participating in our store collection event!

    Every contribution makes a difference in providing care, shelter, and a second chance for greyhounds in need. drop off your donations, and be a part of a community dedicated to giving these graceful and loving animals a brighter future.

    Your generosity helps us create a better life for these deserving greyhounds. Together, let's make a positive impact and show our compassion for these incredible dogs at Hector's Greyhound Rescue.

August 2024

  • Tesco Aberystwyth - Store Collection

    Tesco Aberystwyth on August 3rd, 2024, for a special store collection supporting Hector's Greyhound Rescue. This heartfelt event aims to make a difference in the lives of greyhounds in need. Your generous contributions will go towards the rescue, rehabilitation, and rehoming efforts for these wonderful animals.

    Visit Tesco Aberystwyth on August 3rd and make a difference by contributing to Hector's Greyhound Rescue. Your donations will support the rescue, medical care, and adoption programs, ensuring a brighter future for greyhounds in need.

    Let's come together as a community to show our compassion and support for these incredible animals. Your kindness can make a significant impact on the lives of greyhounds awaiting a second chance.

September 2024

  • Great Global Greyhound Walk at Chirk Castle

    Join Us for the Great Global Greyhound Walk at Chirk Castle!

    Location - Chirk Castle, LL14 5AF
    Time - Starting at 1:00 PM

    Attention all greyhound enthusiasts and dog lovers alike! Get ready to lace up your walking shoes and leash up your furry friends for a paw-some event at Chirk Castle. We're thrilled to invite you to the Great Global Greyhound Walk, a worldwide celebration of these graceful and gentle dogs.

    Whether you're a seasoned greyhound owner or simply a dog admirer, this event promises a day filled with fun, community, and plenty of wagging tails. Join us as we embark on a leisurely stroll through the picturesque grounds of Chirk Castle, immersing ourselves in nature's beauty while bonding with our beloved greyhounds.

    *Important Details:*
    - *Reactive Dogs:* For the safety and comfort of all participants, we kindly ask that reactive dogs be kept on lead and muzzled throughout the walk.
    - *Donation:* A modest £5.00 donation is requested to support the organization of this event and our ongoing efforts to advocate for greyhound welfare.

    So mark your calendars, gather your greyhounds, and prepare for an unforgettable day of camaraderie and canine companionship. Whether you're a greyhound owner or simply a dog enthusiast, all are welcome to join us for a wag-tastic time at the Great Global Greyhound Walk. We can't wait to see you there!

November 2024

  • Tesco Welshpool - Store Collection

    Tesco Welshpool - Store Collection

    Store collection Saturday 30th November 10 am until 2 pm at Tesco Welshpool.

    Join us in supporting Hector's Greyhound Rescue by participating in our store collection event!

    Every contribution makes a difference in providing care, shelter, and a second chance for greyhounds in need. drop off your donations, and be a part of a community dedicated to giving these graceful and loving animals a brighter future.

    Your generosity helps us create a better life for these deserving greyhounds. Together, let's make a positive impact and show our compassion for these incredible dogs at Hector's Greyhound Rescue.

December 2024

  • Tesco Newtown- Store Collection

    Tesco Newtown - Store Collection

    Store collection Saturday 14th December 10 am until 2 pm at Tesco Newtown

    Join us in supporting Hector's Greyhound Rescue by participating in our store collection event!

    Every contribution makes a difference in providing care, shelter, and a second chance for greyhounds in need. drop off your donations, and be a part of a community dedicated to giving these graceful and loving animals a brighter future.

    Your generosity helps us create a better life for these deserving greyhounds. Together, let's make a positive impact and show our compassion for these incredible dogs at Hector's Greyhound Rescue.