• We are looking for expressions of interest in sponsorship for our 2017 event. Please contact Peter Ocic on 0433 333 143 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Our 2017 sponsors include: 

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Darcy Designs

Phone: 0404 27 4646
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www.darcydesigns.com.au

   GAP
Address: 298 Goulburn Valley Hwy, Seymour VIC 3660
Phone: 03 5799 0166
 
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Timless Harmony

65 Fraser St Clunes

Phone: 03 5345 3480

 

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Address: 105 Dana St, Ballarat Central VIC 3350
Phone: 03 5332 1286
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Saddleworld Ballarat

1/909 Howitt Street, Wendouree VIC 3355

03 5334 4255

http://www.saddleworldballarat.org/

  The Printer & Office Wizards
Address: 102 Armstrong St S, Ballarat Central VIC 3350
 

Athletic Club Brewery

Address: 47 Mair St E, Ballarat Central VIC 3350
  Olympus Feeds Australasia Pty Ltd

PO Box 4243

Alfredton Vic 3350

M: 0447 333 449
olympusfeeds.com.au

                                         

 

 

                                                                                   

 

 

       

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Greyhound Adoption Program bio for VGMF Website

The Greyhound Adoption Program (GAP) is one of the world’s most successful adoption agencies for retired racing Greyhounds. Each year, more than 1000 of these beautiful dogs make the transition from running very fast for 30 seconds – to lying on the couch, all day…

Greyhounds can make fantastic pets – they are quiet, lazy and gentle dogs that thrive in the family home environment. 

Every dog that enters the program is thoroughly temperament tested, desexed, wormed, microchipped, and vaccinated.  They then spend time with a volunteer foster carer to help them adjust from life in a kennel to life in a pet home, and only after this are they made available for adoption.

It is one of our main goals to change the negative perception many people have of greyhounds, and through a more realistic reputation, increase the public’s desire to care for these wonderful dogs after their racing careers have finished. 

Our permanent adoption facility is located in Seymour, but GAP often travels to larger regional cities and suburban tracks for ‘Adoption Days’, where we take up to 36 dogs and invite the public to meet and adopt the dogs on the day.