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Greyhounds as Pets 2000th adoption

Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 5:22 pm | Greyhounds as Pets

Greyhounds as Pets (GAP) announced the successful placement of their 2,000th retired racing greyhound on Saturday, 7 October 2017. GAP reached this milestone within ten years of their first adoption processed in 2007. More >>

Greyhounds show their true colours

Friday, 2 June 2017, 9:42 am | Greyhounds as Pets

On June 11th, greyhounds and their owners will be out in force across New Zealand as part of the Great Global Greyhound Walk (GGGW). More >>

MP to 'Meet and Greet' with Local Greyhounds

Tuesday, 9 August 2016, 3:06 pm | Greyhounds as Pets

On August 14, a group of local greyhounds will have the opportunity to meet a special guest in the form of New Zealand MP Chris Bishop More >>

Greyhounds As Pets appeal week

Wednesday, 18 February 2015, 9:48 am | Greyhounds as Pets

Greyhounds As Pets (GAP) is asking people to help greyhounds find a home after racing, by making a donation during its national appeal week. More >>

Greyhounds gear up for global dog walk

Tuesday, 17 June 2014, 11:30 am | Greyhounds as Pets

Pet greyhounds around the country will be taking part in the Great British Greyhound Walk on 22nd June. More >>

1000th Greyhound Starts Retired Life in New Home

Thursday, 13 June 2013, 12:28 pm | Greyhounds as Pets

Greyhound lovers today celebrated a major milestone with the 1000th retired Greyhound being successfully rehomed. Blaze, a four-year-old, fawn and white greyhound was adopted by her new family two weeks ago and is settling in well to her new life of ... More >>

Retired racing greyhounds go back to work

Tuesday, 21 June 2011, 10:51 am | Greyhounds as Pets

MEDIA RELEASE 21 June 2011 Retired racing greyhounds go back to work Retired racing greyhounds around New Zealand will be going back to work on Friday 24 June – international Take your dog to work day . More >>

First National Greyt Greyhound Gathering held in Hamilton

Thursday, 2 December 2010, 4:34 pm | Greyhounds as Pets

The first national gathering of pet greyhound owners and their four legged friends was held in Hamilton this weekend (27th & 28th November). 75 people attended the function including about a dozen children and fifty Greyhounds with a few other breeds ... More >>

Greyhound Number 500 Is Successfully Adopted

Tuesday, 27 July 2010, 2:35 pm | Greyhounds as Pets

Greyhounds, once only ever seen zooming around race tracks, are increasingly taking up residence in New Zealand homes. This week, greyhound number 500 was adopted out by the Greyhounds as Pets organisation. More >>

Greyhounds As Pets Condemns Greyhound Killing

Thursday, 15 April 2010, 3:21 pm | Greyhounds as Pets

Greyhounds as Pets (GAP) is horrified at the death one of its greyhounds in Christchurch.Six-year-old greyhound Shorty was found with severe head injuries on Sunday morning. Police suspect she was killed deliberately. More >>

GAP on the street today - first anniversary

Thursday, 29 March 2007, 10:49 am | Greyhounds as Pets

Media advisory 29 March 2007 GAP on the street today - first anniversary Greyhounds As Pets (GAP) has had a highly successful first year of operation as it launches its annual street appeal in Auckland and Wellington today to help raise funds for ... More >>

Successful first year for Greyhounds As Pets

Tuesday, 27 March 2007, 3:35 pm | Greyhounds as Pets

Successful first year for Greyhounds As Pets as anniversary approaches Greyhounds As Pets (GAP) has had a highly successful first year of operation as it approaches its one year anniversary next week. In conjunction with its anniversary, it will ... More >>

Minister Peters to launch new adoption programme

Monday, 20 March 2006, 4:59 pm | Greyhounds as Pets

Greyhounds As Pets (GAP), a new independent charitable trust set up to place retired racing greyhounds into caring homes, will be launched next week by the Minister for Racing, the Rt Hon Winston Peters, at an evening event in Wellington. More >>

 

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