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Monthly Walks are held in both Aberdeenshire and Moray and are a great opportunity to meet the hounds and chat to other hound owners. EVERYONE is always welcome! Each June GAGAH also hosts two Great Global Greyhound Walks. In 2017 an incredible 5702 dogs took park across the globe, can it be beaten in 2018? The 2018 GGGW is taking place on Sunday 10th June. GAGAH are excited to be hosting walks in both Aberdeenshire and Moray.
Online Events run in March and during the summer months. An Online Auction is held throughout March via the GAGAH Auction Facebook Page, featuring a fantastic selection of lots including pictures, jewellery, photoshoots, bespoke items and even holidays.
During July and August our Virtual Dog Show takes place, which gives you the opportunity to share amazing pictures of your hounds, but enables us to collect images to use in the GAGAH calendar. Enter via the website, or via the GAGAH Dog Show Facebook Page.
CLICK HERE to buy your 2018 Calendar - now only £5!!
Fundraising Events are crucial if we are to continue to rescue as many Greyhounds and Lurchers as we can. We are always in need of volunteers to help out, whether at a Show, Collection Day or to use your own talents to raise funds! If you are interested in helping, please do email us.
Virtual Dog Show 2018!
The 2018 GAGAH Virtual Dog Show is now OPEN! Let's see your pictures, and help us collect images for the 2019 GAGAH calendar
1. Biggest Ears
2. Beautiful Eyes
3. Best Smile
4. Pretty Girl
5. Handsome Boy
6. Best Bed Fail (inspired by Rich Skipworth, open to interpretation!)
7. Best Dressed
8. Gone but not forgotten
9. Best Friends
10. Best Action Shot
11. Biggest Poser
12. Golden Oldie (8 and over)
CLICK HERE for full details!
Saturday 18th August, 11am - 5pm.
Old Rayne, Near Inverurie, Aberdeenshire.
GAGAH and the Happy Hound Store will be at the Lourin Fair and are looking for both human and hound shaped volunteers to help us.
Come along & join us for a great Family Day Out with entertainment & activities for all ages:
-Equestrian Events - Clydesdales, Light Horse & Pony
-15th Century Re-enactment
-Children Fun Obstacle Course **FREE**
-Get Set Bounce Inflatables - Bucking Bronco, Bouncy Castle, Giant Slide, Toddler Area, Inflatable Assalt Course
-Licensed Bar (until 4.30pm)
-Bowling Trailer - Why not dust up on your skills???
-Local Craft Stalls & Trade Stalls
-BBQ, Tea & Coffee's, Soup, Homebakes & Made to order Bannocks!
-Games Stalls from Hook the Duck to Lolly Tree & more!
-Giant Sand Pit **FREE**
-Local Home Craft & Produce Industrial Competition
AND MUCH MUCH MORE
Entry costs (pay at the gate):
Children over 12 & Concessions- £3.00
Children under 12- FREE OF CHARGE
Old Rayne is on the A96 - 9 miles north of Inverurie. From A96 at Pitmachie, turn into the village of Old Rayne, go past the Lodge Hotel, round the corner you will see the village hall where you will be guided to the car park.
Huntly Tesco Fun & Companion Dog Show
Saturday 1st September 2018 10am - 4pm
Huntly Tesco, Deveron Rd, Huntly AB54 8TS
We are looking forward to taking the Happy Hound Store along to the Huntly Tesco Fun & Companion Dog Show.
This is a fun event, and this year the proceeds for the Best Rescue Class will be donated to GAGAH - so come along and enter your hound! This is the day of the Huntly Hairst where there is lots going on in the town.
Entries are open from 10am with judging in the Pedigree Classes starting at 11am, and the Novelty Classes starting at 1pm.
Volunteers are also required to help on the stall, if you would like to help please get in touch.
CLICK HERE for details of the dog show classes.
Canines at the Castle
Saturday 9th September, 10am - 4pm
Glamis Castle, DD8 1RJ
THE BEST DOG EVENT IN ANGUS IS BACK ONCE MORE!
Canines at the Castle (formerly known as Dogs Day Out) will take place at Glamis Castle on Sunday the 9th September and we are excited to be joing in the fun!!!!
The event is proud to be sponsored by Bella and Duke, a PAWSOME company that deliver completely natural dog food to your door. Visit their website and facebook page to learn more and SIGN UP!
There will be fun for all dogs and their families, including a fun dog show, breed parade, local canine and other animal charities, trade stands and plenty of food to go round.
We really need volunteers for this one - please email if you can help!
CAR PARKING: £4
Entrance to the Event is FREE
Our army of dedicated fundraisers continually go above and beyond, always coming up with innovative fundraising ideas to keep the money coming in. We have runners, crafters, jugglers; those who have sold sweets, cakes toys and even fish not forgetting the quiz nights, raffles, tombolas and work place collection.
The GAGAH community really are amazing!
CLICK HERE to read more about previous fundraising events and be inspired to run your own.