Post Your Pooch! Dog Show & raffle for The Greyhound Sanctuary

The Greyhound Sanctuary raffle and online dog show

We want these lovely greyhound decs!

The Greyhound Sanctuary is holding a few fundraisers over the next few weeks to raise money, so they can keep going and bring 6 lucky dogs over from Ireland just after Christmas. So help them celebrate the New Year in style!
Facebook Raffle – The Greyhound Sanctuary have 2 pairs, both red and white, of these lovely Christmas decorations that have been donated by a kind supporter. We definitely want one or two for the tree this year.

Raffle tickets are £2 each – please pay via Paypal to with the reference ‘raffle’ and they will draw out 2 lucky winners on Wednesday 3rd December at 8pm. Please join in and share on Facebook!


The Online Dog Show is being organised to start today on 1st December to raise additional funds for The Greyhound Sanctuary. The show is open to all breeds and the best pics will receive a spiffy rosette.

As they say at the Oscars, ‘the categories are…’

1 – Best Puppy Under 12 Months

2 – Prettiest Bitch

3 – Most Handsome Dog

4 – Best Cross Breed

5 – Best Pure Bred

6 – Best Veteran 7 years and over

7 – Best Action Shot

8 – Best Fancy Dress

9 – Most Appealing Eyes

10 – Best Matching Pair

11 – Best Opposite Pair

12 – Dirtiest Dog

13 – Best Autumn / Winter Shot

14 – Best Spring / Summer Shot

15 – Best ‘Other Pet’

16 – Best Short Haired None Hound Only

17 – Best Long Haired None Hound Only

18 – Best Short Haired Lurcher / Hound

19 – Best Long Haired Lurcher / Hound

20 – Best Rescue / Rehomed

21 – Happiest Dog

22 – Naughtiest Dog 

We love the Dirtiest Dog category and now totally regret washing The Editors mud-encrusted walking out mac. There is bound to be one for your posing pooch.

So if you are thinking of entering Kevin the Whippet’s Jingle Balls Foto Booth Challenge, why not upload a few pics to their Facebook Group page from the 1st Dec while you are about it?

The show will run from 1st Dec 2014 to 31st Dec 2014.

Classes are £1.50 per class and you can find out more here