The Latest News from JR Whippet Rescue
To offer a whippet a home, to advise us of a whippet in need of our assistance, or if you have any other query,
please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on 01359 259300.
To offer help with transporting and/or fostering rescued whippets and with fundraising please see Get Involved.
If you would like to make a donation and prefer to do so by cheque rather than use the Paypal Donate button please email for further information.
We have several whippets in foster homes that need experienced sighthound owners that also have another dog, these dogs also need an owner who is around for most of the day and left for no more than 4 hours. If you can offer one of these dogs a forever home please fill in an application form.
The breeders of pedigree dogs are often attacked in the press, yet be assured,responsible whippet breeders have always been intent on producing athletic, healthy hounds with the best of temperaments*.
Designing a logo that is representative of any organisation isn’t straightforward. Our hope is that the new logo for all things JR Whippet Rescue online both references our long established print logo of a whippet’s head within a blue circle and illustrates that with this new website (and our presence on Twitter) we are leaping forwards into the next 40 years (yes, that’s how long JR Whippet Rescue has been working to improve the lot of whippets!)
I’m sure many of our readers will be aware that actress and comedienne Jennifer Saunders has a much loved whippet friend, Olive, but I wonder if you know about Olive’s best mate, Pip, a JR rescue whippet who now lives with Jennifer’s mum, Jane.