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Great Global Greyhound Walk

The Great Global Greyhound Walk is an annual dog-walking event that brings together greyhounds, lurchers, other sighthounds and their owners to raise awareness of the breeds and show the public just what wonderful pets they make.

Become a part of the Great Global Greyhound Walk family, join in the fun and help us beat previous years totals whilst promoting greyhounds and all their sighthound cousins.

All the info you need can be found on this site but, for all the latest news, come and join us in our Facebook group.

The 2019 ‘Great Global Greyhound Walk’ was another record-breaking, year.  We saw more sighthounds than ever, both in the UK and all around the world, joining in.  The hope for 2020 is to further increase on numbers and global coverage – with the aim of 10,000 participating hounds!  Join us on Sunday 14th June 2020 and lets make it happen!


GGGW 2020 is coming!

The Great Global Greyhound Walk is now open for walk registrations for this years event on Sunday 14th June 2020. Our theme for 2020 is BLUE. We invite hounds and humans to attend wearing something blue. The GGGW is planning to be BIG, BOLD & BLUE this year! Walks will take part all across the […]

£4,000 Christmas Giveaway!

The £4,000 Christmas share! We asked, via our facebook page, nominations for the rescues that took part in the GGGW 2019. We received 36 full nominations. Each rescue will receive £108 each. To add a little fun, we allocated each rescue a number (below), those numbers went in to a hat and we pulled out […]

10th year is a record breaker!

The 2019 GGGW was the biggest yet!  With 8795 hounds taking part across the world, over 2400 up on the previous best! Click below to see the final 2019 Press Release 2019GGGWfinalpressrelease

Follow us on Instagram!

We are now on Instagram! instagram.com/greatglobalgreyhoundwalk/ We currently have a competition running on Instagram to guess the number of hounds that will walk in this years GGGW on 9th June 2019.   Entries can only be made via Instagram.  The closest guess will win some official GGGW merchandise.

Listen to our Podcast interview!

With many thanks to Laura-Jane of Fell In Love With A Hound for interviewing Lorraine about the Great Global Greyhound Walk.  Please have a listen! You can subscribe and listen on iTunes here – https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/episode-2-the-great-global-greyhound-walk/id1458617589?i=1000438669607 If you don’t have iTunes, you can listen via podbean here – https://fellinlovewithahound.podbean.com/mf/play/grxfc4/the-great-global-greyhound-walk.mp3

Countdown to GGGW 2020