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Human-animal bond
Getting offenders back on the right track

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JEREMY Wright, the prisons' minister, visited a young offenders' institute in Cambridgeshire recently, to see for himself an innovative programme teaching offenders valuable skills and responsibilities through caring for dogs.

(from left) Richie Moore, community engagement manager at HMP/YOI Littlehey; Andrew Higgins, chairman of the Retired Greyhounds Trust; Jeremy Wright, the prisons' minister; Linda Callander, the greyhound project's manager at Littlehey; and Richard Payne, the veterinary surgeon who is monitoring the health of the greyhounds involved

Three retired racing greyhounds from the Retired Greyhound Trust have taken up residence in specially built …

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