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JOY. Another Tia of Joy at Tia Rescue

JOY Last year this girl was taken to a vet to be pts Thanks to a Tia supporter and a great vet she was saved Here is her update......A Tia of Joy Just to let you know that I’ve settled in perfectly with my new family and companion Billy the boxer dog.My new owners...

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Colin the Greyhound – had a certain ring to it!

Debra, good afternoon. 17 years ago your soon to be husband Bob rescued a tiny staffie/greyhound cross who had been abandoned and left to die. The Vet said "there is no hope; Bob said there's something about this one, let's give him a try".  4 days later he came off a...

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Gecco Energy

If anyone wants a stress free alternative to battling with the nightmare that are utility providers. Gecco Energy in Elland, Halifax are brilliant. They are brokers but it is a small firm and i cannot thank them enough for sorting out all utilities. You will never...

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Gemma appeal at Tia, neglected Greyhound needs your help

Donate to Gemma https://www.tia-rescue.org/donate/ Gemma's road to recovery has begun at Tia Rescue.Many people are asking how they can help and feel bemused, sad and angry. In less than 20 hrs Gemma's post reached over 168.000 people.Thank you for sharing. We had...

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It made our stomachs tighten as well.

It made our stomachs tighten as well. This petrified mess isn't in any notorious offshore hellhole. She is in Yorkshire. NK PAJ is tattooed, micro-chipped and was found tied to a tree in Middleton Woods in this weather. Her brother and sister are still running at...

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Craft Fair

Just a reminder that stalls are available at the Tia Craft Fair at the House of Hounds on 10th and 11th March, 10am to 4pm, for £10 per day. Tia will also be having it's own stall on the Sunday, which will be selling any donated crafty items. If you would like to make...

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Nearly forgot..

It's Focker's 2nd birthday today. Happy Birthday to my spoilt, beautiful greyhound girl...love you to...

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New dogs/Update

Last year we rehomed over 160 dogs and i hope that you will all come to visit and check out the new Doggy Menu when it is launched on Sunday the 25th Feb at the new Tia House of Hounds. The shop is doing really well already...it is a huge dog shop and we are getting...

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February Events

January has been a quiet month on the fundraising front, but we have been very busy in the background booking and organising events for the rest of the year. Our events calendar is filling up nicely and is being added to continuously. We hope to have something for...

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Tia Craft Fayre 10th/11th March

Another date for your diaries. Tia Rescue will be hosting a Craft Fayre at the House of Hounds café on the weekend of 10th and 11th March 2018 for all you talented people out there,10am to 4pm. Stalls are available at a cost of £10 per day (please bring your own...

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Pop Up Plant Stall

So it's still Winter, and Spring seems a long way away, but it will soon be here, and people will be planting for the summer. Please consider planting a few extra seeds for Tia. If we can get enough plants donated, we are planning to have a pop up plant stall at the...

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Belle and Monty

Thank You, Paul, for sharing these fantastic photos . We adopted a couple of greyhounds when you were based at Sowerby, Belle (Jenson Jill) and Monty (Lazy Monty). Sadly Monty has recently...

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Ponies…Update

All the ponies have managed to secure rescue places and I will keep you updated when they have been moved to their new homes...I cannot thank everyone enough for the response. It has been amazing. I know that it won't be the last time that I am going to need your...

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Needless Destruction

One of the reason for moving from Hebden Bridge, and there were many, was the local farmer who was banned from keeping sheep, but still he had thousands all over the hillside and i have lost track of how many dead ones i saw. It was awful. The lambs, heartbreaking.....

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Bluebell

Bluebell slipped through our fingers in her sleep at some hour last night. Absolutely typical of the old lady to behave at the end as she had through her life. Entirely on her own terms. For our part we would have loved to have held her paw as she closed her eyes,...

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Winter blues, walk a Greyhound at Tia Rescue

Put on that winter coat, find your warm jumper and those boots and walk me this weekend. Great exercise, blows away those January blues and the Greyhounds love it. Dog walking every day 0930 until 1500 Experience the Joy of Greyhounds at Tia Rescue

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Tia Monthly walk 4th March

Attention all dog lovers! We need your help! Wouldn't it be the most wonderful thing if we could take as many Tia Rescue Greyhounds to the beach as possible so they can feel the soft sand under their paws, breathe in the fresh sea air and enjoy their retired life?!...

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Abby and Roxie explore Tia House of Hounds

Abby and Roxie two Tia Rescue dogs now in their forever home. They explore Tia House of Hounds shop. lots to buy, lots to sniff. A great place for you and your hound to visit. Abby has had a long journey to recovery. Picked up when abandoned with a badly broken leg....

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Tia Pop-up Shop at House of Hounds Cafe

Tia Rescue proudly present the first in a series of pop-up shops hosted by the House of Hounds Tia café, and featuring our good friends Treats2sit4, on the weekend of 10th and 11th Feb. An ideal opportunity to find out more about the wide range of dog treats available...

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The meeting on Sunday

First of all i would like to say thank you to everyone that came, apart from the know it all, who actually didn't. Yes you know who you are. We have some fantastic volunteers down here. We have more help than we could have ever imagined after being perched up on that...

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Heads Up on 2018 Tia Events and Fundraising

Some 2018 event dates for your diaries:- Tia café re-launch Sun 25th Feb, 1pm Tia Spring Fair Sun 15th April, 11am to 3pm ...ish Tia Summer Ball Sat 9th June Tia Summer Fair and Dog Show Sun 26th Aug 11am to 4pm Further details of these and all our other events to...

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Betty settled in

Just to let you know our lovely girl has settled in and is now known as Betty. She's such a sweetheart and we all love her very much.  She's put on weight and lots of muscle - chasing around the fields and her coat is like velvet. We'll come to see you...

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Solid Greyhound busts for sale

Tia rescue has acquired a collection of superb solid Greyhound busts for sale. The first one is suitable for outdoors but would look great indoors. The second one has a resin coating and really does stand out. They are very heavy and are available to buy...

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This Sunday 2.30pm

Hi everyone a date for your diaries for all volunteers/ helpers or anyone with great ideas/ contacts. Sunday 14th January at 2.30pm we will be having a brainstorming/ development meeting to have a chat about ways we can help ensure the success and growth of Tia...

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Winter blues

Winter blues?Needing a kickstart for 2018? Free Therapy at Tia Rescue........ Greyhound walking every day between 9.30am and 3 pm Improves fitness. uses calories, a feeling of wellbeing, helps others, promotes mindfulness, meet and make friends reduce stress, the...

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Leggett stray lurcher

Leggett.. a beautiful Saluki x greyhound lurcher.. had been running around Newark for 2 months.When he was caught he was absolutely filthy and exhausted. Two weeks later with lots of tender care and love, he is progressing well and living in our vet's room. He remains...

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I know i’m dreaming

I would seriously love some tables and chairs like these for our new look cafe. If anyone has about a dozen sets stashed away in their garage please give me a ring and i'll come and fetch them. Alternatively, if anyone has time to shop around/negotiate a good price...

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Boxing Day home for Fern

Oh fern you Christmas beauty Found her new home on boxing day We still need forever homes, why not come and walk a greyhound this week. See if you fall in love with a...

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Thank you

Thanks to everyone who turned up today  to dog walk and bring presents. It's a great sight watching people walk across the yard loaded up with Chappie, frozen sausage rolls and sardines. We have so many more dog walkers and volunteers  than we ever had at Hebden...

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Barn Empty

Thanks to all the amazing people who have come forward to foster. Little Jack has moved up into the vet room and THE BARN IS EMPTY!!!! Brilliant...good luck guys...behave because you can't come back for a while, the kennels in the barn will be gone tomorrow....I can't...

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6 Boys

As you know we have been trying to empty the old barn. It is nearly empty but we still have 6 greyhound boys in there. It is absolutely freezing. They are all rugged up and have massive beds but i am worried sick for them. Especially when all the the others in the new...

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Thank you

A huge THANK YOU to everyone who donated items for our fair or braved the elements to attend on the day -  we raised a total of £4,295.78, although there are some costs to be deducted from that figure. Your continued support is very much appreciated by everyone at...

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Snow and the Xmas Fair

One of the only things i miss from living high up in the hills is the adverse weather conditions. I love bad weather, rain, wind and most of all snow. We had 18ft a good few years ago in Hebden Bridge and it was wonderful. We always managed to get out, although one...

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We need your help…..

We're tin rattling at Lakeside shopping outlet on Sunday 17th December between 11 and 3.30. Several of our usual volunteers are unable to attend. So we need extra people to help. Dandy and Bean will be joining us, so we expect to be busy. A brilliant opportunity to...

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Tia Events for December

Tia staff and volunteers will be busy fundraising again in December, starting with this coming Saturday (2nd Dec) and the Christmas Craft and Activity Afternoon (14.00 to 16.00) at the kennels, plus a Tia stall at the Clarke Foley Christmas Fair (10.00 to 12.00) up in...

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A great Tia weekend for our fundraiser.

Thank you from all our Greyhounds Shires and Donkeys A massive thank you to volunteers Avril and Ian who organised a mediumship evening last Thursday at Huddersfield Spiritualist Church...they raised a whopping £701. Table top sale We made £277.50 yesterday, as well...

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Kennel Assistant Needed ASAP

We are still really short in the kennels. We need at least one new member of staff, possibly two. It is a hard job which involves the cleaning of the kennels to a very high standard and most importantly looking after these beautiful dogs. It is 4 days a week, on a...

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Tia dog venue. Ideas please

After Xmas we are ripping out the Charity Shop at the farm. We have made the best of it for the past two and a half years but it is falling down. It will be absolutely gorgeous when it's finished, like our new shops in Halifax and Retford. Wooden floors, scaffold...

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Dog beds at Tia Rescue

Please share to be fair to all those hounds out there A great Christmas treat for your dog A fantastic range of dog beds to meet the needs of all your sighthounds...... Just look at Bella with her new pink bed Other colours and sizes available at Tia Rescue How can...

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Buy a Donkey a gift this Christmas

PLEASE DONATE A BALE OF HAY... Please Share... Buy towards a Bale of Hay in Lieu of a Gift for Christmas to help feed our rescued horses, ponies, donkeys, goats and sheep, this...

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Dog friendly cafe at Tia Rescue

I love a cappuccino at Tia Rescues Dog friendly cafe Or should i say "Dog centred cafe" Stan prefers a Bottom sniffer doggy beer Try us out a great place to bring your houndDoes your hound like a Bottom sniffer...... Tia visitors centre is a truly Dog...

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Celebrate with us

Christmas menu available from Sunday 26th November Book now for a Christmas meal in our dog friendly...

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Greyhound Pups need a home

Six very special Greyhound pups will be ready for their new homes in about 2 weeks. Anybody with a genuine interest in adopting please contact Deb  ...

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Christmas Fair at Tia Rescue

Christmas Fair, Sun 10th Dec. - one of Tia's major fundraising events of the year, lots of stalls for everyone to enjoy, an ideal opportunity to do some Christmas shopping.  Visit Santa Paws with the 4 legged member of your family, a vast range of 'doggy' christmas...

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Tia Christmas Fair

Just a reminder that it is less than 3 weeks to the Tia Christmas Fair on Sunday 10th Dec at Mill Race Farm, 11am to 3pm. We are still in need of donated items for the tombola. If you have any unused, unwanted gifts or other suitable items at home that you can donate,...

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Sad day as Jones and Hanson go over the rainbow bridge

Jones bn 01/04/2006  Cill Dubh Magor     Jones was left at a trainers kennels in October 2008.  A keen little dogs with 34 races at Kinsley. Not deemed worthy of his kennel bill being paid.  A couple of attempts were made to rehome him...unsuccessfully. A sponsor dog...

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Tia stall in Otley

Kit the greyhound selling books on the Tia stall in Otley today, and people perusing the Tia stall. Good half day fundraising in Otley. We have been doing this stall once a year for several years now and always get a good welcome from the people of the town. Thanks to...

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Tia Update

I have been meaning to write for a while but it's really hard to put everything into words. Not my strong point as you all know. So in a nutshell. Last August was the worst thing that has ever happened to Tia. The threat of losing all the animals was unbearable....

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Gifts for Christmas

Shop for Christmas and help Tia at the same time, Tracey is donating 10% of all orders to us.  Neal's Yard is a lovely ethical brand, no ingredients or final products are tested on animals and they are kind to wildlife and the planet. Gifts from £6.50 upwards, here...

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New Shop in Retford

We have just picked up the keys for our new shop. It is a lovely little shop on Chapelgate in Retford and we are hoping to be open in the next couple of weeks. We need stock, so if you are having a clear out please chuck it in our direction. We also need two people to...

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Events for November

November has something for everyone at Tia Rescue. Firstly, on Sun 5th Nov, our last Tia Social Walk of 2017 will be held at 11am, Danesfield Lakes, Daneshill Road, Torworth, Retford DN22. On Sat 18th Nov, our annual stall in Otley Town Centre will be selling Tia...

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Little “MO”

Little "MO" update Back in the spring "MO" suffered a serious back/neck injury. Tia decided it was time for her to live the good life.She had recently returned from adoption looking worse for wear. She is now a sponsor dog, she has lead walks and after lots of TLC her...

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TIA CHRISTMAS FAIR 10th DECEMBER

Just reminder that the Tia Christmas Fair this year will be on 10th Dec at Mill Race Farm. Any donations towards the tombola, bottle, and mystery jar (filled & wrapped) stalls would be most gratefully received  We’d also appreciate non-perishable items for a luxury...

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A great day fundraising at Trinity Walk, Wakefield.

Even with no dogs allowed, we raised a fantastic £214.05 through the tombola, Tia merchandise & collection buckets. Thank you to the general public for their generosity and the volunteers "manning" the stall. The photo was taken at the end of the day when most of the...

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Halloween Weekend

Walk one of our stunning Greyhounds. !0am to 3 pm Get a bite to eat breakfast or lunch served in Tia Rescue Cafe Then take the kids to our spooky event, starts at 2pm We think Sandy loves his sister Fern

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TIA SOCIAL WALK SUNDAY 5th NOVEMBER

  Join us for the last walk of the year, it would be nice to see as many of you as possible for the walk as we will have a break over the winter months and won't be back again until March/April next year!! Daneshill Lakes, Daneshill Road, Torworth, Retford DN22 8RB...

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Volunteers Needed in Wakefield

Volunteers needed please on Saturday 28th October to help man Tia stall at Trinity Walk, Wakefield. If you can spare a few hours to help sell Tia merchandise, tin rattle, run the tombola, raise awareness & promote Greyhounds & Tia, please contact Alison Lane,...

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Seren has six puppies

Some lovely picture of Seren and her six pups. Five boys and a girl, mother and pups doing well in their family foster...

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What you doing this evening

The work never stops at Tia Rescue Looks like aliens have landed Or just a move around So what you doing this evening? Visit tomorrow and see the changes........Exciting

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21 years and still going

Eleven years ago Tia Rescue published a book.."A decade of dogs" 21 years have now passed, to celebrate the key to the door. Tia intend publishing the sequel. Have a muse and send us your stories, poems, anecdotes about Tia rescue and lets get 21 years of dogs started...

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Table top and car boot sale @ Tia rescue

Sat. 25th Nov - Table Top / Car Boot Sale at Tia Rescue 2 - 4pm.  Do you want to have a clear out or earn some extra money in the lead up to Christmas, but don't fancy getting up at 5am to go to the Car Boot?  If so, why not book a table (£5) at our Table Top sale? ...

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A great day

Lovely day at Stephen Smith's garden centre in Otley today. Here are Dax and Lupe tin rattling in the afternoon. Thanks also to Bear and Frankie, who did the morning shift. £137 raised for Tia Rescue. Get well soon to poor Buddy who couldn’t make it...

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Victor a new Sponsor dog

Sponsoring is a great gift for Christmas https://www.tia-rescue.org/sponsor-a-dog/ Victor came to Tia,in a hell of a state. No racing record and a nervous wreck. He sits at the back of his kennel so afraid of human contact.Described as more fearful the Bluebell. Poor...

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Sad news

Sad News We lost Albi the donkey yesterday. It was very quick and very sad. He had a good couple of years with us . When he came to Tia he was very poorly, but he loved Dandy and Beano and he was very happy to be part of their little gang...He had the...

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Concrete – Thank you Dave

As you may or may not know a few months ago we had a financial disaster. But you know me i won't give up and there are some very good people out there. We are pressing on with another kennel block and i want to express my heartfelt thanks to Dave Houfton, Dunham...

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Foster care needed

An urgent appeal for Foster care. Saul the stunning Lurcher boy has moved his plate, now needing a further operation He requires a very special foster care, for a difficult problem He needs strict cage rest to promote and aid healing of his broken front leg. Contact...

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Fundraising at Lakeside Retail Park

Dandy & Beano and ex-Tia dogs Roxie & Owen fundraising at Lakeside Retail Park today. Lovely to meet so many people and Dandy & Beano enjoyed the children grooming them. If you are interested in coming along to see Tia at future fundraising events or are interested in...

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Tia Christmas Fair

This year the Tia Christmas Fair is on 10th December, 11am to 3pm. Please contact Janice if you would like to have a stall. Email: thesimmonds@yahoo.com

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3 weeks

It is almost 3 weeks now that the possibility of losing Tia was almost realised. All those animals.. I cannot thank everyone, there are simply too many of you. People who have lent Tia money, have given Tia money, Karen and Ali who have raised £2.6k shaving their...

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Sad

Although yesterday was a fantastic day it was, as always, tinged with sadness. A veterinary practice rang from Derbyshire as everyone was arriving. An injured greyhound boy, would we take him and pay for his treatment. Of course. They tried their best to get him, they...

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Halifax Shop

The Halifax shop re opened yesterday..We had such a good day that we nearly sold everything. Please if you are having a sort out can you take it to Halifax. Or bring it here to the farm on Sunday. The van will be parked up in the field so just throw everything in...

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Make your donation go further

DONATE VIA THE ‘JUST GIVING’ WEBSITE. OR YOU CAN DONATE VIA YOUR MOBILE PHONE TEXT DOGS00 £2 TO 70070 TO DONATE TO TIA TODAY ( DOGS zero zero ) The £2 is only a suggestion. If you want to give more, please just increase the amount All the money we receive goes...

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Harrogate Buddhist Center, Kadgu Dechen Dzong

Dear Debs, Just to let you know I have made a donation on behalf of the Harrogate Buddhist Center, Kadgu Dechen Dzong today. We had a fund raiser walk on Saturday 29th July. A walk at Ribblehead Viaduct/Whernside. £150 of the donations that day was a donation for Tia...

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Sponsor a Shire Horse Stable

HOT OFF THE PRESS SPONSOR NEWS! As our ‘Sponsor a Kennel’ scheme has proved very popular with all our greyhound loving supporters, we are now launching not one, but, two ‘sponsor a stable’ schemes! We have a ‘Sponsor a Shire Horse Stable’ scheme for all you heavy...

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Regular Support

  We have been overwhelmed by the generosity of your financial support and also the warmth of your good wishes in light of our recent crisis. Thank you to each and everyone of you who have helped us. Some of you may not be aware that you can donate to Tia on a more...

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Halifax Shop

We are re opening on Monday the 21st August. Welcome to Liz our new manager, who will be working alongside Libby and our very own "Linda" is back in town... The shop looks fantastic. Thanks to Pete who turned it around so quickly... Deb

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Bid for Greyhound sculpture

We have a bid for £500 If this can be beaten the £500 will be Donated. It has been donated, please bid higher £501 will do. Please bid higher. Scroll down to the post. £500 bid and donated, who can bid higher.....see Facebook page Help for Tia Greyhound and Lurcher...

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Summer Fair and Fun Dog Show 27th Aug

Only two weeks until the Tia Summer Fair and Fun Dog Show. The trophies and rosettes have arrived. The Fun Dog Show will commence at 12.00. Entry to each class is £2 per entry. No preregistration necessary. Just pay your £2 on entering the show ring. First, second,...

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Cracker now Dusty

Hi Deb and all, A few snaps of Dusty on her Hols in Norfolk! She was a very good girl, as it was only 7 weeks since she left the kennels and leaving ‘home’ to go to another strange place, but she settled into the chalet very quickly. Still favouring going to lie on...

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Lucy and Max go on holiday.

Our old residents seem to go out more than we do!!!!!!   Hi Deb Just a couple of holiday snaps from Lucy & Max. They're not in the slightest concerned that me & Pete have to sit in the awning whilst they sprawl out on the comfy seats! The beach was empty last night so...

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Gatsby

Hi Debs, It gives me great pleasure to tell you that former racing name Foxearthpeater, Tia name Gatsby, Now re - named Johnnydepp has settled wonderfully into his new home in Bingley. He has gained a few KG`s eating plenty of roast chicken and sardines and licking...

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Roman

Good afternoon, Deb Thank you for your help and courtesy when we visited last Monday and collected Roman. He has turned out to be all we could have hoped for in a greyhound. In the week we have had him, he has yet to bark, has learned to go up and down stairs, has not...

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Lola – she was a show girl

Not with those roly-poly hips! Lola is a black whippet staffi cross who is coming back into the kennels this weekend. The ungrateful wretch has decided that she wants to be an only dog after all and have all the biscuits, all the snogs and all the kisses for herself....

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Halifax Shop

We are re-opening the Halifax shop in about 2 weeks. You will not recognise it.. We have 18 months left on the lease and couldn't secure another tenant, so we have decided to do it up and give it a final shot. Hopefully with the Peice Hall opening it will be busier at...

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Poppy – cat safe

  Poppy is a small 18 months lurcher who will be coming back in through a change in family circumstances once we have a space. We have been told that she is brilliant with other animals but a bit of a hooligan in a lovely way. Please ring Debs at the kennel for...

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Cher. Been here too long

Meet Cher. I got you Babe Let her be your BABE At 4 years old Cher a very different greyhound Her ears point forward She sits down Rests on your feet Shorter legs huge snuggles She is very special Visit Tia Rescue and ask about...

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Thank you Jade and her dancers

A big thank you to Jade Mee and her Burlesque Chair Dance team. They put on a great night and raised lots of money for Tia Rescue Also belated Thanks to Karen and her dragon boat team the Cox-less Pears for their fantastic fundraising at Doncaster Lakeside. Any ideas...

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Langley

My Way Longley, raced at Belle Vue but when he was no longer of any use his owner left him at the trainers with the instruction "put him to sleep" and promptly stopped paying the kennel bill. Fortunately the trainer and a "greyhound friend" arranged for him to come...

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Tia Summer Fair and Fun Dog Show Sun 27th Aug

Just a reminder that the Tia Summer Fair and Fun Dog Show is on Sun 27th Aug, and that we still need donations of items for the Mystery Jar stall (can contain original contents or sweets, toys, gifts etc,, for adults or children and must be wrapped to hide the...

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New Website

We have a firm coming out on Monday. We need a new site. If anyone has any ideas or can point me in the direction of sites they like best. Please feel free to share. It is not something i have much interest in, but something we need.. Thanks Deb

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Matilda and Tia

                                                                    So here goes....I have had several conversations this week regarding the awful situation in China... I have been asked if Tia can take in any greyhounds from over there and my answer is no. No because...

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A Grand Day Out

    The Harrogate Buddhist Centre is organising a 8.5 mile walk up Whernside in The Yorkshire Dales on 29th July to raise funds for themselves and Tia Rescue. If any Tia supporters would like to join them, they would be most welcome. Please see details below:      ...

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Progress…

    This time last year i was very worried about the financial situation at Tia. This year, thanks to some fabulous donations, we are in a better place. The first picture is where the new kennel block is going for the oldies and sponsor dogs. The second picture is...

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Summer Fair 2017 appeal

The Summer Fair is on Sun Aug 27th, and we are requesting items for the tombola stalls (clean soft toys also needed), bottle and cake stalls please?  We're also hoping to run a Mystery Jar stall this year so donations of filled jars (either original contents, or...

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Daisy

There is a flower within my heart, Daisy, Daisy, Planted one day by a glancing dart, Planted by Daisy Bell. Whether she loves me or loves me not Sometimes it's hard to tell; And yet I am longing to share the lot Of beautiful Daisy Bell.          ...

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Shaggy lurcher and Annie

Two Lurchers Tia Rescue is looking to find homes One shaggy young and full of beans. The other shy a little timid but a glint in her eye Contact Tia Rescue if you can offer either a forever...

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Deb's Challenge

And my challenge for the open day is this: Who would have ever thought with the old £1 coins being made redundant this October that trying to collect a full set would be so addictive. There are 25 coins currently in circulation...i have managed to get 19 so far. To...

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Tia Summer fair and Fun Dog Show, Sunday August 27th

This year, the Tia Summer Fair and Fun Dog Show will be held on Sunday 27th August at Mill Race Farm from 11am to 4pm, and preparations are well underway. The rosettes and trophies have been ordered. There will be the usual dog show classes for greyhounds, lurchers,...

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Grey-pound

GREY-POUND  at Tia Rescue. Collect your old pound coins, they go out of circulation October 2017.Why not collect and donate some to Tia...

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Take my Paw Donate £100 to Tia Rescue

Take my Paw  Thankyou. Tia Rescue was one of the 10 lucky recipient rescues to receive a £100 donation from Take My Paw June 2 at 11:26pm ·  There were over 45 rescues nominated this time so it was really hard!!!! Thank you everyone that did nominate. We now need the...

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Bumble

We all know about Shae's 2 puppies that were born earlier in the year. Well Finch has gone to live happily ever after but i don't think that Bumble is going to make it. He has vomited since birth. He is a beautiful little chap who doesn't know how poorly he is. To cut...

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Help Tia

Please Donate...... Help Tia help themJust one week ago the young colt died despite all the efforts to rescue and save his life. We were inundated with support and messages on Facebook. Prior to this two young horses were saved from certain death and now graze onsite...

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Tia Summer Fair and Fun Dog Show

  This year’s Tia Summer Fair and Fun Dog Show will be held on Sunday 27th August at Mill Race Farm, from 11am to 4pm. Could anyone who is interested in having a stall please contact Janice via email thesimmonds@yahoo.com for further details (cost £20 each). We would...

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Please be careful

The kennel dogs didn't go out yesterday and they won't be going out today. Please everyone be careful in this heat. They don't need to go out... Thanks Deb

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Blythe enjoying the sunshine

Blythe is a sponsor dog at Tia Rescue. He has failing health and does not have many day left for him to feel the warmth of the sun.Today he felt the sunshine on his back, wagged his tail and greeted for snuggles, he rested his head feeling safe and loved at Tia...

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Good luck guys

We have had some brilliant homes over the past few weeks. Tatti who had been with us over a year. Fawn Bobby who is no longer a sponsor dog, he has found the perfect home. Lily, Lady, Cracker, Peaches, Ash, Tango, Johnny, Gallagher, Henry, Ronnie, Nate, Boomer, Romo,...

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Blythe

If any of his sponsors want to come and see him, you need to come in the next day or two. He is really poorly. Lena Dessie bn 2/12/2005 Came to Tia 3/06/2010 He was handed into a stray kennel to await his fate...fortunately they rang me... He has had a lovely...

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Burlesque Chair dance™ night at tia rescue

Burlesque Chair dance™ night at tia rescue This is going to be a night full of entertainment with some of the best burlesque chair dancers for Doncaster and Nottinghamshire It's just £10 a ticket and all proceeds are going to tia greyhound and lurcher...

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The next build

The next building to go up is a big stable block. Bob has set about taking the old one's down... At the same time we are going to try and find enough money to put up a smaller kennel block for the oldies and sponsor dogs. It's all go, as always...... The static you...

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Yesterday

What we didn't expect yesterday was for John to have a heart attack. Many of you will know John, but there will be more of you that don't. He has been by my side for the past 20 years. He even did all the fencing in Sowerby Bridge where i began. Every Sunday without...

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Tia of JOY

Tia of pure JOY       Meet JOY.......Only yesterday she was taken to a vets to be put to sleep. The vet knew.... There Is an Alternate {T.I.A}He contacted a dedicated Greyhound owner and Tia adopter and this beautiful 2 year old girl was saved.She came to this morning...

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Hot weather

  Summer Heat and Greyhounds Summer is here and, with it, hot temperatures. Let's have a safe and fun summer by taking care of our greyhounds. Please read the following safety items.Hot temperatures are a danger to your greyhound. Because greyhounds do not have a lot...

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Tia Charity Shop in Armthorpe Open

The Armthorpe shop is up and running. Take a visit and tell your friends. Stan the man likes it. Some great bargainsOpening hours are; Monday to Saturday 9am till 4pm 11 The parade, Church Street, Armthorpe, DN3...

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Breakfast

Cissy and Maggie might get me up at 5.30 every morning to go for a run together around the garden but come breakfast time this is a sight to warm my heart and make my very tired face...

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Adopt a Greyhound at Tia rescue

If you have those nagging feelings about wanting a Greyhound or wonder about adding to your pack. Why not visit Tia rescue and walk a dog. Dog walking takes place everyday. Starts ay 0830 and the last walk is at 1230 before they have lunch It' hard to explain unless...

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Charity shops

Are those cd's and DVd' taking up space and collecting dust. Are you listening to your music streamed or on MP3. If so drop off your old cd 's at a Tia rescue charity shop and we can sell them on.Three great albums featuring Sighthound on the...

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Tia Fashion show 2017

A Great night of fashion, raising funds for Tia rescue. A big thank you to the models and everybody involved.Today Tia tomorrow Milan,Paris,New York and London Thanking all those that supported this event Clothing will be available to buy in Tia shops and on...

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Jonjon 7 years on and doing well

Can't believe we've had Jonjon (aka Pilfred McLongsnout) 7 years, he's doing great.  His Royal Blindness has just celebrated his 11th birthday.  He's slowing down a little but he's still a child of Fagan, thief and Artful Dodger.  Soon to go to a holiday chalet near...

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Finished!!!

And how amazing it is. Thanks to everyone involved in getting it built....Absolutely bloody...

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Abby

And here we have the beautiful Abby. 6 weeks ago she had been taken to the pound with a broken leg. What a stir she caused. The usual suspects went off on one demanding the pound be closed complaining to the council and everyone else they could think of. They couldn't...

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Peaches now Polly

Dear Debra I thought you would like to know that , Polly (Peaches) is settling in very well so far. She is eating , drinking and sleeping well. She is enjoying our walks and when I got her lead out today she bounced all over the settee. She and Jed are getting on like...

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Thank you for sponsoring a kennel in 2017

We need you all and MORE............Kennel sponsors   A very big thank you to all the people and businesses that sponsored one of our kennels in2017. Now that the new kennels block is completed all the certificates are back in the kennel block.We would like to add an...

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Gorgeous Jake

Mad not bad is how his dad describes him. Sadly his mom is poorly and they can no longer care for this huge, daft lad. He originally came to us as a puppy. (Wendy you called him Ollie).  So here is is looking for a home again. He will need training as he jumps up, a...

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Greyhound socialisation

Handsome black male in good condition with lovely clean teeth. On a recent socialising trip out Francis was well behaved. He settled down immediately in the car and remained lay down for the short journey to and from the nature reserve. Initially he was happy to be...

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Legal Action

The Trustee's of the Charity have decided that we can no longer ignore the verbal abuse and harassment that volunteers, myself and the Charity have been receiving. So we have decided to report the matter to the Police. If anyone has any private messages or emails, or...

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Whippets!!!

A greyhound girl and 4 whippets have fallen on hard times. The whippets are 2 boys and 2 girls, all around 5yrs old. They have all lived together. Please get in touch with me as 2 will be coming here, or Jackie at Rain Rescue who has them all at the minute. Thanks...

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Tia upcoming events

We have six Tia fundraising and awareness opportunities in May covering the North, West, and South of Yorkshire. Please could supporters check the Events page on the Tia website, and if able to help, contact the person listed as organiser. More events are being added...

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Fed up

Last night these two dogs were kicked out of a small white van on a council estate in Balby, Doncaster. It took a "trainer friend" of mine and his wife an hour to catch them. The greyhound girl is in fantastic condition. The lurcher boy, Tyson, is just 4yrs old and is...

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Sold It….

Yeah we have sold the old kennel block for £15,000... That is the first wedge of money to go towards the new kennel block for the oldies and sponsor dogs. Full update to follow, CHLOE and BECCA!!!!

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Easter holidays

Thinking about what to do this EasterVisit Tia rescue.........Friday Easter Funday for the kidsEaster Sunday 3 course Lunch to bookCream teas to book Big breakfasts...... Try the shire horse if you dare A great lunchtime menu Dog walking 9 to 12.30 every day Dog...

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Spring fair buzzing

It was a Fantastic day at Tia rescue Spring fair. The place was buzzing. Car park over flowing, cafe full, loads of dogs, great flyball and the stalls were brilliant.A really friendly place to be.Thanking everybody for all their hard work and dedication to Tia. This...

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London Marathon

Hi Debra Well it is just over 2 weeks until the London marathon, and to date I have raised just over £500 for TIA. My race number is 26,228,  from the green start, so if you want to add this to your web site it might get a few more people to sponsor me. Is has been...

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Kennel sponsors. December 2016 a big "Thank You"

We need you all and more ...... A very big thank you to all the people and businesses that sponsored one of our kennels in December 2016. Now that the new kennels block is completed all the certificates are back in the kennel block.We would like to add an extra thank...

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Here goes…

We have been here nearly 2 years now. This time last year we were in financial trouble. But we got through it. The reason we got through it is because people believe in Tia. The first grant came from Support Adoption for Pets, £35,000 towards a new kennel block. But...

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Jennifer – go girl!

Jennifer is raising money to help Tia Greyhound & Lurcher Rescue https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/Jennifer-Baker7 You might remember me. I and my husband Grant, have adopted a few dogs from you in the past , Ronnie, Maverick ( Sunny ) and Maci. I am running the...

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Reverend Kate visit Tia shop

Reverend Kate checking out the Tia visitors centre shop. she found some great bargains. Visit one of our shops and see whats for sale..,,, Ashby and Armthorpe shops opening...

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Reverend Kate from Gogglebox, opening of new kennel block.

The Tia kennel is officially open. It was a very special day, a real dog fest. Lots of hounds turned up including the wonderful Buster the Greyhound Kate and Graham did a fantastic meet and greet with all the dogs and showed great enthusiasm for Tia rescue and the...

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Tia Social Sunday Walk- Sunday 2nd April

Please come and join us with your hounds for a lovely walk around Idle Valley Nature Reserve, North Road (A638), Retford, Notts, DN22 8RQ. The walk will start at the usual time of 11am and is expected to last approximately 40 minutes. Meet in the main car park where...

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Elfie

  Thought you might also like to see this before and after picture of Elf. What a difference between her first day with us on Christmas Day 2014 and now. Good luck with your Dogglebox kennel opening. The thing that struck me on these pictures is that on the first one,...

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New Kennels official opening

From the hit tv show Gogglebox and recently seen on Crufts coverage on Channel 4, Tia can proudly announce our own Dogglebox. We invite you to view the opening of the new Kennel block at Tia Rescue by the Reverend Kate Bottley, Church of England priest and associate...

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My old boys

Blythe....Lena Dessie bn 2/12/05    Open class racer, 88 races all over. Came to Tia as a stray from a kennel in Doncaster. Hanson.....Veryhandsomedog bn1/1/06     37 races in Ireland and Doncaster. The last dog i have from my friend Steve, who made me laugh and who i...

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21 years on

There are a lot of people who have come and gone over the years. Some of them just can't move on and try and find out ways to discredit me and Tia. In fact they have a little gang now, bless. The latest had an article in a local newspaper. Oh yes, my dog was rescued...

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Thanks Dave

When we moved all the dogs out at the beginning of January, they went to a local boarding kennel/rescue. We had had some dealings with them and even let them use the vet room. However when we left the dogs there we could have all cried. Even though we had taken all...

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Ashby Shop

Angela is going to be running this shop for Tia, VOLUNTARY, yes really. She already has her hubby signed up and one of her friends. We do need more volunteers so if you can spare a few hours please call in. They are busy decorating this weekend and the stock is going...

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