Where did it all begin

A long tail Sometimes there are people who start with little more than an idea but then it becomes bigger than they could ever imagine, this is the story of one such idea taking flight and touching the lives of many people-and their dogs. Some years back I bumped into a small group of people […]

Flash, Whizz, Bangs

It is thought that 45% of dogs suffer from anxiety and show signs of fear caused by fireworks or loud noises. Here are some suggestions to help make bonfire night less stressful for your dogs. It is also worth remembering your dog will pick up how you are feeling, so try to remain calm and […]

Camping with Archie & Greyhound Walks

Over the Bank Holiday weekend, I went camping with Inka, Dante (mums nephew) and mum to Essex. I have been camping before but I was staying for 3 nights this time. The best thing, though, was that it was with lots of other greyhounds, lurchers and some podenco’s, they are quite beautiful, even the boys. […]

Molly’s Story

Molly is blogging this month all the way from the USA. Here is her story.   My name is Molly, and I’m a brindle greyhound that lives in San Jose, California with my sister Pebbles and our two cats, Leo and Joey. I’m 11 1/2, and Pebbles is almost 5. She arrived two weeks after […]


About me My name is Archie and I am a retired greyhound or as mum says a retired greyt-hound. I live in Warwickshire with my brother Inka (who isn’t really my brother). He is a lurcher and although Inka is smaller than me, he’s the boss in the house. All he has to do is […]

Competition Winners 2016

This year we had 4 competition winners, 2 UK and 2 Global. In both the UK and globally 1 prize was for an entire walk location, as well as an individual winner.  The entire walk winner received a donation to the sighthound charity of their choice. The picture below is Charlotte Corsham handing over the […]

Feedback Form Update

Many thanks to everyone who completed a feedback form. Whether you were walking or organising the feedback received is looked at and acted upon where possible. As a result, a few changes have been implemented. Date: We appreciate that in the 7 years of GBGW, and now GGGW, more and more people are celebrating fathers day. […]

2016 Competition Winners

This year we tried something a little different for the main competition. We had the usual individual winners but decided to offer prizes, in the form of donations to a sighthound charity of the winners choice, to entire walk locations. Christchurch in New Zealand won the global category and Braintree the UK category. It seems […]

It’s all over – GGGW 2016 summed up

What can I say except that 2016 was yet another record breaker with a huge 5, 021 sighthounds walking across the globe on June 19th. The theme was carnival which for me means colour, fun and party. We had a whippet wedding in Brazil, a fashion show, complete with red carpet, in Slovenia and York had the […]

2016 walk registrations are now open

Legend is ready to go, are you? February 1st is upon us and that can only mean 1 thing, walk registrations are OPEN.  Whether you are a rehoming kennel, a walking group or an individual, you can be a part of this year’s day of celebration of our fantastic breed and their sighthound cousins. The […]

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