Beech Hill House
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Quality Bed & Breakfast in the English Lake District
(Certificate of Excellence - 6th year)
Dogs welcome, large or small, one or more.
A Greyhound haven!





Greyhounds in long-term fosterer homes:
Greyhounds
Re-Homed

since July 2004

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GREYHOUND RESCUE
Fostering and re-homing greyhounds in the South Lake District, Cumbria


Gus

Gus arrived on Monday 29th December 2014.
Went to his new home on Tuesday 30th December 2014


Gus's arrival and a brief history
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Black Greyhound
Gus is a black ex-racing greyhound who was born in 2009.
He is a very loving and laid back dog who walks nicely on the lead once the initial excitement of going for a walk is over. He also travels well in a car, and is house trained, neutered, inoculated and microchipped.
Gus came here from a local Rescue Centre because it was felt he stood a much better chance of finding his forever home in a place specific to re-homing greyhounds. He was at the centre for about 6 months when a home was found for him. Sadly he was returned because he jumped from the garden over a very low fence, which his new owners said they would raise then decided not to. When Gus returned to the Rescue Centre he looked very sad as he walked across the paddock, and hence him coming here where he will be fostered until we find him a new home.


Went to his new home on Tuesday 30th December 2014
Gus's Diary
29th December 2014

30th December 2014
This afternoon a gentleman and his father came to see the greyhounds with a view to adopting one and taking it home with them.
Gus very quickly chose them and having taken him for a walk asked if they could adopt him. Everything was okay with their home and gardens, so off Gus went to his new home where we hope he will have a long and happy life. We couldn't believe we'd re-homed him so fast - we'd only had him 24 hours and was fully expecting to have him much longer.
This evening via Facebook we received a photo of Gus relaxing in his new home just 15 minutes after he arrived there.
31st December 2014
We heard today that Gus likes chickens - as friends, not dinner!
He met most of the 'gang' this morning, horses fine, chickens fine, but a little keen on the Silkie Bantams - well they do look like toys !!! His initial meeting with them all went well and he had a good walk in the paddock. Gus woke his new owner this morning at 5.30am wanting to go out, then at 7.00 am they went for a walk, he was clean all night!!
10th January 2015
Gus's new owner says he loves being in the house, and was wondering if he'd been in one before he came to us because he's settled in so fast.
7th February 2015
We heard today via Facebook that Gus's new owner thinks he's is a real star. He's got over the honey moon stage and has started to follow his new owner everywhere and wants to be his best buddy. He's also more settled and is quiet and not stressed at all. They love him and they are sure he loves them to.

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Black Greyhound
15 minutes in his new home
30th December 2014

Black Greyhound
30th December 2014

Black Greyhound
Exploring his new home
31st December 2014

Black Greyhound
in the garden / paddock area
7th February 2015

Black Greyhound
26th March 2015

Black Greyhound
18th April 2015



Black Greyhound
'At home'
10th January 2015

Black Greyhound
'At home'
2nd February 2015

Black Greyhound
'The Gang'
19th February 2015

Gus - Black Greyhound
"I wonder what's in this bag?"
8th June 2016

THOSE WE HAVE SADLY LOST CONTACT WITH WHO WERE BORN OVER 15 YEARS AGO
(If you have any information about any of them please let us know so we can update their pages
THOSE WHO HAVE PASSED OVER RAINBOW BRIDGE
DURING 2017
DURING 2016
DURING 2015
DURING 2014
DURING 2013
DURING 2012
DURING 2011 - Kane, Kanga, Adelle, Benny
DURING 2010 - Freddie, Monty
DURING 2008 - Izzy
DURING 2007 - Joe, Paddy

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