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,
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To offer help with transporting and/or fostering rescued whippets and with fundraising please see Get Involved.
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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.
Layla has had a very good year, as we did. Initial difficulties were overcome and she is firmly “At Home” here in Newark. Eats very well, walks a couple of miles a day and has put on a bit of muscle weight to go with a very shiny coat. Travels fine in the car, still doesn’t realise that cats and squirrels are for chasing.
We are delighted to tell you of a fund raising collaboration between ourselves and professional artists Sara Abbott. Abbott is an animal portrait artist of acclaim who has created hundreds of privately commissioned portraits and who has donated thousands of pounds to...
I said goodbye to my two wonderful Whippets within 3 weeks of each other last Autumn. Both brindle boys Flynn and Fly, and both almost 15.
My Mother has had whippets for the past 57 years, 17 in total, of which the last 11 have been “rehomed” with her. Over the years, I have used fair means and foul to extort a share in each whippet and as a result can happily claim they are half mine! The most recent rescue whippet arrival is Snoop, aged around 10 or 11, who arrived last October via JR Whippet Rescue.