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Hello, I'm Bolt

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About me

I’m a gentle Greyhound and can be quite lazy, but I do have the odd burst of energy! The quickest way to my heart is through squeaky toys and food, I have so many favourites it’s so hard for me to choose! I can be a bit unsure of strangers and new dogs, but once I get to know you my cheeky side comes out. I’ve made so many new doggy pals at Dogs Trust Shrewsbury we always have fun on our big group walks, I get to show off and show them how fast I can be! There’s a reason my nickname is ‘Lightning’!

Why I need sponsoring

I was brought to Dogs Trust when my owner became too ill to look after me. I've had a couple of homes since then but I never properly settled - I'm much happier here!


  • Any treats
  • Squeaky toys
  • Having a fuss from my carers


  • Being cold
  • The rain

Dogs you can see

You’re welcome to come and visit me, please make sure you call the Centre first on 01952 770225. I’m afraid you won’t be able to touch me because I’m a bit nervous around people I don’t know – I’ll still be so happy to see you though!

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