Beech Hill House
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Quality B&B in the English Lake District. (Certificate of Excellence - 7th year). Dogs welcome, large or small, one or more. A Greyhound haven!



The voluntary work Jenny and Stuart does is a memorial to their darling Penny, because without her coming into their lives none of this would have happened.

VISIT THE BRANCH by APPOINTMENT ONLY
Please ring for an appointment to come and see the greyhounds and have a chat. You are most welcome, but as we run a bed and breakfast it is essential you ring and arrange a date and time to visit.
T: 015395 52394

email us


ADOPTING A GREYHOUND

When adopting a greyhound the suggested donation is £150.00 which goes towards neutering, inoculations, upkeep etc. Some people give a little less, while
others want to give more. We are quite flexible with this, and with this we provide:
Martingale Collar, Lead, Muzzle and 4 weeks free cover with the insurance company PetPlan



List of Greyhounds by the date they were homed with links to their diary pages
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OUR DOGS

VIEW LIST OF GREYHOUNDS BY RACING NAME


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CAN YOU TEMPORARILY FOSTER A GREYHOUND FOR US?

Fosterers are a valuable part of greyhound rescue in that another greyhound is living life away from the kennels and taking the first steps towards getting used to the family way of life. If you live in the South Lakes or the surrounding area and would like to foster a greyhound until we can find him or her a new home.
please contact Jenny or Stuart
T: 015395 52394 or email us for more information


DOG WALKING
Would you like to walk a Greyhound?
Volunteers offering to take a Greyhound for a walk, an afternoon out or a stop-over play a very important role here at the branch.
please contact Jenny or Stuart T: 015395 52394 or email us for more information and to see how you can help.


TINS & CARTONS OF DOG FOOD WANTED
for those in our care until we find them new homes.
(also pilchards in tomato sauce, sardines and tuna in oil, dog biscuits, Dentastix)


May we thank all who have donated, it's much appreciated.
Please contact Jenny or Stuart
T: 015395 52394
or email us


PETS AT HOME
Become a VIP member and nominate Greyhound Trust South Lakes as your chosen charity.
If you nominate our branch as your charity the 'lifelines' you collect each time you make a purchase either in store or on-line will go to our branch.
Each quarter we receive a voucher to the value of the lifelines nominated to our branch which we can spend at the Kendal (Cumbria) Pets at Home store on items needed for the dogs in our care while looking for new homes. Thank you.


RECYCLING COLLECTION
Please help us raise funds by sending us or bringing us the following items: JEWELLERY (unwanted gold & silver including damaged items, costume jewellery, watches). CURRENCIES & COINS (banknotes & coins, any currency UK or foreign of any age, even outdated & unchangeable currency). STAMPS (loose & single stamps, albums, first day covers & presentation packs, collections, postcards). MOBILE PHONES, CAMERAS & GADGETS (including broken or damaged) (mobile phones, video cameras, old film cameras, SLR's & lenses, digital cameras, Sat Navs, Game cnsoles, games & accessories, Ipods, MP3 Players, Laptops & Tablet computers)
NO ink, toner cartridges, home phones, fax machines, DVD players, printers, kitchen appliances or personal grooming items.

GREYHOUNDS - AN IDEAL PET
BOOK 'CARING FOR YOUR RESCUED GREYHOUND'
by Jenny Stott - - - £10.00 plus p&p
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RETIRED GREYHOUND TRUST
SOUTH LAKES
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Registered Charity no: 269668, SCO44047
GREYHOUND RESCUE
Fostering and homing greyhounds in the South Lake District, Cumbria


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Tina

Tina arrived on Monday 12th August 2013.
Went to her new home on Wednesday 29th August 2013


Tina's arrival and a brief history
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Blue Greyhound
Tina is a lovely small blue ex-racing greyhound who weighs 28.5k. Born on the 24th March 2009 she is spayed and her inoculations are being brought up to date. She is a lovely friendly dog who loves to play and be cuddled. From what we've seen so far (but the assessment is still ongoing) she appears to be okay with other breeds of dogs, walks nicely on the lead and travels well in the car.

Tina's Diary
* The branch kennel at the bottom of our garden is where Tina and the other resident(s) will be for the first day or so until he gets to know the other greyhounds. He has use of our garden and paddock, and once he gets to know the other dogs he will be allowed in the house during the day and all the dogs will then take it in turn to sleep in the house at night, so they become use to sleeping in both the kennel and the house.

12th August 2013
Tina arrived this afternoon and once introduced to the other greyhounds we put her in one of the sections of the kennel so she could settle, but still see and say hello to the other dogs.
14th August 2013
This morning Tina went to the vet to be spayed and receive her first inoculation because she arrived here with no paperwork. She weighed in at 28.5k. While the vet was examining her she noticed a little nick near her back leg and they said they would put a stitch in that while she was under the anaesthetic. I hadn't noticed this before, so I'm not sure whether she arrived with it or if it happened here. At first we thought it may have been caused by one of the other kennel dogs as they were playing, but now she is back home again and we've examined the position further I thing she may have caught herself on one of the wooden corners of the table/bench sitting on the decking. The nick is the right height and position for this to have happened. Having watched all the other dogs today as they run around it, Stuart is going to round all the corners off to avoid this sort of thing happening again.
18th August 2013
Tina's new owner called this morning with his friend and her boxer dog to take Tina for a walk and get to know her. She had a lovely walk, although not too long with her having stitches in from her spaying operation, and her and the boxer seemed okay together.
29th August 2013
This afternoon Tina was adopted and went off to her new home where we hope she will have a long and happy life.
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The branch kennel
* The branch kennel

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