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Category Archives: dog rescue

King of the DINOS

It has been a long two months fostering Arthur, who continues to challenge my nerves, patience and upper body strength on a daily basis, but it has also led to … Continue reading

January 3, 2013 · 2 Comments

Arthur in Action!

A photography-savvy friend helped to take some better outdoor shots of Arthur for facebook and the HUG website, since my dark, indoor mobile phone photos weren’t doing him justice! It’s … Continue reading

November 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

Arthur’s Saga Continues

Arthur is still here with us, despite attempts to find another cat-free foster home, and I have been posting his photo and description on every lost dog and social networking … Continue reading

November 14, 2012 · 3 Comments

Pup Machine

A friend passed on the below ad which came from a classifieds listing for greyhounds in Ireland. It makes my blood boil and exemplifies everything that is wrong with the … Continue reading

November 5, 2012 · 3 Comments

Looking for a special home for Arthur

HUG was contacted by a couple in Galway City who had found a very nervous greyhound cross straying near their home, and had brought him in, but were unable to … Continue reading

October 29, 2012 · 2 Comments

Happy hounds at the Clare Rescue Dog Show

Bella and I had a great time at the first annual Clare Rescue Dog Show organized by Sarah from Hounds from the Heart! There was a good turnout of rescue … Continue reading

October 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

Clare Rescue Dog Show

My friend Sarah from Hounds from the Heart is holding a fun Rescue Dog Show this coming Sunday in Ennis, Co. Clare. There will be fun dog classes, exclusively featuring … Continue reading

September 28, 2012 · Leave a comment

Greyhound Posters

Following the development of the new HUG identity, I regularly design new posters to promote greyhounds and events or fundraisers for the group. We always look for new ideas and … Continue reading

September 4, 2012 · Leave a comment

MADRA Dog Adoptathon

MADRA (Mutts Anonymous Dog Rescue and Adoption) is an active dog charity based in County Galway that takes in all breeds to find responsible homes, and they put on very … Continue reading

August 26, 2012 · Leave a comment