Sighthound Playgroup

Bring your sighthounds along to our charity playgroup day! There will be separate sessions for smaller hounds and all hounds must be muzzled for the safety of all dogs. There will also be a pro photographer on site with prints available to buy and collect on the day! Times will dependent on uptake so please … Continued

Impact Week 2018: Birmingham Greyhound Protection

In celebration of LoveBrum’s first ‘Impact Week’, we’re sharing the stories of the people who’ve benefited from LoveBrum’s support, demonstrating the impact LoveBrum has delivered in Birmingham. Project aim Birmingham Greyhound Protection works to rescue greyhounds from the greyhound racing industry. These dogs come to the protection in extremely poor physical and mental condition. There … Continued

Greyhound deaths reveal dark side to dog racing

By Katie Spencer, Sky News Correspondent Joy Battley is a greyhound enthusiast but her close involvement with the sport has meant she has seen its darker side. She knows the breed well through racing her own at a track in Harlow, as well as managing Barley Kennels in Waltham Abbey – a rehoming centre for … Continued

Kerry on Good Morning Britain

A Greyt Pirate Tail

Thank you to Miriam Payne for inviting us along to your book signing at Waterstones in Birmingham! Thank you to everyone who came to see us, we loved meeting you all. Ramsey and Blue, the book’s protagonists, were also at the signing and loved all the attention they got. A percentage of the book sales … Continued

BGP visit a Dementia Cafe

Birmingham Greyhound Protection went and did a talk and meet and greet session at a dementia cafe. The people we were visiting were really happy and excited to meet the dogs. Magic from the Canidrome tried to make it all about her giving everyone kisses and hugs ❤️❤️ Gilly also came along with Lister who … Continued

Chaska is on her way!

Chaska the pretty Galga from Spain will be arriving at BGP next month. Here are some pics of how she looked when she was rescued in Spain and what she looks like now ❤️

BGP Kennel News

As of the 1st march 2018 the kennels we rent now will be closing. When we started renting the kennels four years ago we weren’t sure how long we would have them, this was due to the HS2 train which will be coming down the lane where the kennels are. The landlords have now sold … Continued

The Greyhound Racing Industry – A short film with Kerry Elliman

A Greyt Christmas Tail!

The wonderful Miriam Payne has sent us a cheque from the sales of her lovely book. Thank you Miriam! “Today we made the first donations to Birmingham Greyhound Protection and Foal Farm Animal Rescue from the proceeds of A Greyt Christmas Tail! Each rescue received a third of the profits as a cash donation as … Continued