Contact Us

If you are thinking about adopting a trailhound and would like to know more about the breed,  or are a hound trailer wishing to rehome your hound, please contact:

Sue Lloyd – 01697 478383 or 07773 252350

Barbara Leopold 07958 517366




Sue Lloyd (Chair, rehoming, fundraising)

Caroline Allen (Treasurer, fundraising) – email:

call: 07976 720511

Barbara Leopold (Rehoming & HTA liaison, fundraising) – email:

call: 07958 517366

Jill (Jenny) Thomas (Promotion & marketing, fundraising) – email:

Regional contacts:

Cumbria & South East contact: Barbara Leopold – email:

call: 07958 517366  Barbara has racing and retired hounds herself, and is always happy to find out more about your hounds history or when its birthday was. There are houndy fun meet ups in the South East that Barbara can keep you informed about.

South West contact: Carol Valvona – email:

call: 01566 782366 Carol lives in Cornwall and runs a pet behavior and training business called Bona Fido Carol is always happy to offer training advice but if you have adopted your hound from another rehoming centre, such as Dogs Trust or WARS, then they should always be your first port of call. Carol organizes fun houndy meet ups at her home in a secure field. Contact her for more details.

Lakeland Trailhound Welfare is run entirely by volunteers. Please bear with us if we are not always available to answer a phone. Leave a message and we will get back to you as soon as we can.

Information Leaflets

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Donations are always gratefully received and can be made online using PayPal.

Our Paypal account reference is

Cheques and postal orders should be made out to Lakeland Trailhound Welfare. Please email us at for full postal address to send donation to.

Make an online donation or bank transfer to: Lakeland Trailhound Welfare at Barclays Bank.      Sort code: 20 66 97    Account number: 43450007

Bank transfer is our preferred method of payment.