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We aim to help any greyhound in need

Founded by Siobhan Hoppley; Makants Greyhound Rescue is based in Tyldesley, Greater Manchester. We primarily rehome retired racing greyhounds from all over the country, but we also help find homes for greyhounds from individuals who can no longer provide the love and care they require.

All of our dogs are assessed, neutered, vaccinated and micro-chipped prior to rehoming. We rely on the kindness and generosity of others.

If you wish to help us in any way please check out our help us page or join us at one of our fundraising events. If you want to see who needs a forever home please visit dogs looking for homes, or visit our adoption page to register your interest.

Latest news

QUEENIE is homed!

We have some lovely homing news to start the week and this time it’s QUEENIE, now QUEENY. QUEENY is living with Lynda in the West Lancs area and, we are told, ‘is settling into her new life very well indeed’. Lynda says QUEENY is a ‘gentle natured, spirited and lively little girl who learns quickly […]

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MOTHER’S DAY

With Mother’s Day only a matter of weeks away have you thought of sponsoring a kennel here at Makants for your Mum?   All details can be found on our website or on the following link:   http://makants.uk/kennel-sponsorship-2/   In order that the gift is received in good time for Mother’s Day the cut off […]

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Kennel shop remains CLOSED

Just a reminder our kennels shop will remain CLOSED until restrictions are lifted. We do have a blue donation bin by the gate and would be pleased to accept your unwanted complete jigsaws, books, CD’s and DVD’s. We can also take any chocolate donations which can be dropped off on Saturday morning between 10 am […]

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NADIA’S first ‘gotcha’ day!

Today marks the first ‘gotcha day’ for adopted Makants hound NADIA.   NADIA, who lives with Julian and Justine tell us that NADIA is definitely settled in at home now. They have sent us this recent update:   ‘NADIA has enjoyed the recent cold weather which has given us her first snow experience, which was […]

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A LITTLE GREYHOUND FROM MACAU …

Two years ago, during February 2019, we were preparing to receive a greyhound from Macau as part of an international rescue operation when the large racing establishment there – the notorious Canidrome – closed its doors. Trustees Siobhan and Sue travelled to Heathrow to collect Fire on the 16th February from the Heathrow Animal Reception […]

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Great homing news!

We start the week the very best way… with news of a homing and this time it’s SALLY!   Beautiful blue girl SALLY arrived with us on the 13th January and wasted no time bagging herself a great home. She will now be known as SAPPHIRE or SAFFIE and will live with Lisa and family, […]

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Makants Greyhound Rescue is based at:

Makants Farm, Mort Lane, Tyldesley, M29 8PF

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