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Sally Lees, our Wellington Area Coordinator, has sent us this update on her sweet as pie hound George! George (Chile Command) joined our family on 19 December 2009, and we've done things and been places I'd never have imagined, and...

The test for this week is "Can you still do well at CGC class without any practice during the week?€ It's been a crazy busy week in the Harris household so off to class we go pretty nervous at how...

We missed week 3 due to other commitments (it wasn't cos we hadn't practiced I promise!) so I thought I would cover mention of the theoretical parts of the CGC course. One of the differences between CGC and a normal...

For those who have participated in GAP promotional and fundraising events you will know that sooner or later our couch potato friends will want to have a lie down. Usually this is sooner rather than later. You may also know...

Today was the annual 'Paws in the Park' at Tunnel Gully in Upper Hutt. It's a chance for dogs and their owners to go on a bush walk and watch displays from our local Upper Hutt Dog Training Club. This...

Feeling pretty confident this week that Sam has improved. We have been doing lots of practice. Exciting news when we get to class is we have two more greyhounds in the class. Leigh-Anne and Martin with Paddy (Paddy Bond) and...

One of the cool things about owning a greyhound is being able to tell people they are the second fastest land animal. The downside is that if you take them for a run with other dogs, it ends up being...

Ribbon winners

The Rai Valley A&P show ended up being a lovely day - not overly hot which was nice for a change. We even had the chance to enter the Dog Show - the first time one greyhound...

GAP hounds have taken over Upper Hutt's Canine Good Citizen class with six hounds competing for their Bronze award. Area Co-ordinator, Tania Harris, is keeping us up-to-date with their progress and imparts some top training tips along the way....

What a great walk on Sunday! The t-shirts on us and vests on the dogs raised our visibility, and I think they also encouraged members of the public to approach us more than they would normally do. We had some...