McCoy is an Oldie lover’s dream dog. He’s affectionate, sensible, polite and will only need short walks, simply because his breed is very laid-back. All he wants out of life is quietude and someone to love. Bliss!
Although she can be timid at first, Poppy is an affectionate girl who loves to play and loves to cuddle even more! She is seeking an understanding owner in a quiet, adult home who can take the time to help build her confidence. She is well worth the effort; Poppy will reward your patience and understanding with total devotion and love.
Indi is a handsome, affectionate boy who would love to share the sofa with you! He is a sweet natured lad who is used to children and could share his home with a female dog. He is going to make a lovely companion to his lucky new owner!
Tyson is a sweet, gentle old soul who has plenty of love to give. He is seeking a quieter home but he is willing to share with other dogs and older children. Could Tyson share your sofa this winter and help keep out the cold?
LUCY IS OUR OLD DOG OF THE WEEK!
After a year in kennels Lucy is loving her life in foster, getting all the cuddles and play time she needs. It’s only a temporary arrangement though and no-one wants to see her return to the stress of kennel life so time is of the essence! She’s a happy, bouncy lady who can be cheeky at times. Snuggling with her human and taking her ball to the park are her main ambitions in life, after finding her forever home, of course. Any sofa space free at your house?
Compact, cuddly Trixie is a gregarious girl. She enjoys meeting other dogs and humans too, probably because everyone she meets switches to a high pitched, soppy voice when they see how cute she is! She wants a peaceful retirement with some jolly walks and plenty of lap/nap time. In return she will be scintillating company and will hang on your every word…except when she’s asleep that is. But she’ll be moral support even then! Can you picture Lil’ Trickle-Trix adorning your lap of an evening?
This beautiful gentle chap is Abel, a gorgeous 7 year old crossbreed lad who is desperate to find a new home of his own. Abel is looking for a special person who will give him all the love and care he deserves. He needs a home where someone is around most of the time to keep him company. He gets on fine with other dogs and would love a home with another canine companion, but cannot live with a cat. He loves his walks and walks beautifully on the lead and will make a loyal and loving companion to whoever is lucky enough to give him his new home.
Elmo is a darling boy who will bring love and laughter into your home. Although he has had trauma in his life, he is very affectionate and he does a very entertaining upright walk. Elmo will need an owner who will be patient and understanding as he settles in. Once he trusts you and knows he is safe, he will repay your efforts a million times over!
Beautiful little Judd is a gorgeous Jack Russell Terrier who is looking for a new home. He is a loving lad who adores plenty of cuddles and fuss. He is looking for a quieter new home where he can enjoy his retirement. He would prefer someone who is around most of the time to keep him company. He is fine with other dogs, so may be able to live with another calmer companion. He is an absolute joy to have around and will make a loyal and loving companion to whoever is lucky enough to give him a new home.
Poor old Otto needs someone to gallop up on a white charger and liberate him from his kennel! Or you could just phone the rescue and offer to adopt or foster him. He’s a Good Boy: loves fuss, loves walkies and playing, quick at learning commands, good with other big dogs and yet he’s been locked up for months. All he wants is a loving person or couple to offer him a retirement home and bring about the bright reversal of his current gloomy state. Could that be you or someone you know?
Say hello to beautiful Elvis. As Elvis songs go, he’s definitely A Big Hunk o’ Love! True to the Lurcher brand, he’s a chilled out and loving boy who wants nothing more than a good chin scratch and a sofa to call his own! This boy is no Hound Dog, he’s (last one!) an Earth Angel…
…who’s been All Shook Up (sorry, it’s irresistible)!
Alfie is a very friendly, affectionate fellow with a gentle nature who loves a cuddle! He’s good with kids, can live with cats and he was fine with other dogs until the stress of kennel life started getting to him. He’s only a recent arrival so as long as he’s whisked away by a loving family soon he’ll be able to relax again. Despite his situation he’s really happy whenever he’s with people. Being in the safety of a warm home with his very own people to lean on for a fuss, will make him even happier!
09/01/17 – Ben has been reserved!
Ben is a very small, quiet, shy boy who’s a bit unsure of things in these changing times. He needs to be shown that he’s safe and loved, and that he always will be. He CAN live with cats. He only needs short walks and is always polite to other dogs he meets. He’s the perfect little companion!
Missy’s beautiful smile could brighten even the bleakest of winter days. Missy is a wonderful girl who is proving to be a model guest at her foster home. She loves cuddles and is good with children. She is happy with one walk per day, so long as she gets to potter about with her ball in the garden, and she’s good on the lead. Do you need Missy’s smile in your life?
Daisy is a pretty Tibetan Terrier who loves people and would ideally like to live with active retired or semi-retired folks. She’s OK with dogs she knows but would prefer to be your only pet. Could Daisy be your special little girl?
Yoshi is super intelligent, driven to please and loves cuddles! He knows how to do all sorts of things and would enjoy learning more. He likes children but finds other animals are beneath his intellectual prowess. Going on adventures with his human is his one of his favourite things, after treats and cuddles that is! Do you want a big, fluffy bear of a best friend?
Magical Marley has the gift of putting a smile on everyone’s face, except his own! He’s smiling on the inside though because he knows he’s beloved of all he meets. He’s loves cuddles, he’s good with other dogs and children, he only needs short walks and he’s a Good Boy who’s in need of a sofa for his future lounging needs. Banish those Blues forever with this big, huggable boy!
Brandy is a beautiful Lurcher boy with a cheeky character and gorgeous brown eyes. He’d like to be your only pet and receive an abundance of kisses and cuddles. Brandy would like a home without children and with a nice secure garden where he can burn off energy.
Buster the cute little Terrier boy and Ziggy the cute little Poodle boy are seeking a new residence. If you are home most of the time and love walks and cuddles, Buster and Ziggy might be willing to come to live with you. Wouldn’t you be honoured?!
Tara is a cheerful, affectionate girl. She’s very bright and sensitive so sometimes she finds the world a bit worrying. Don’t we all?! But most of the time she’s happy and playful, politely giving her paw for a treat or working of some energy with a squeaky toy. She’s friendly with people and enjoys a fuss. Tara just wants to enjoy the simple pleasures of canine life and have someone to take care of the her. In return she will love you with her whole heart, making you the apple of her eye!
Zeeva likes cuddles! She’s big, fuzzy, friendly and likes cuddles! She wants to be an only pet, feeling (quite rightly), that she’s the bee’s knees, making all other animals superfluous. Older children would be fine for her. She’s undemanding, needing only short walks. With her affectionate nature she’ll be a most cheering addition to the household. And you’ll get to cuddle up to that amazing mass of fluffiness!
Friendly and eager to please, Mimi thought she had found her new home, but a change in circumstances means she is looking once more. Mimi is a nice size (13kg) and her tail never stops wagging! She would like a home where there is another dog for company, and she is good with cats and children. She would like a fairly quiet home where she won’t be left on her own too often.
This is a SPECIAL MESSAGE from the noble-hearted Paddy, who wants to tell the world why adopting an oldie is such a good thing. It’s a bit slow, soppy and sometimes silly, just like him. He says, “Is this on? Where do I…oh I see…huh-hum… Hello, my name is Paddy and…”
Jemima is a small, affectionate girl who doesn’t need much exercise but does need a lot of love and understanding because she almost completely blind. She’d love to be an only pet and to have a big garden so she doesn’t have to face the big wide world every day. She needs an owner who’s calm and confident, to make her feel safe. In return she’ll follow you round to be helpful and always be on hand for snuggles and belly rubs!
Could you foster Silvio if not adopt him?
Safe Rescue say that Silvio “…is an absolute sweetheart. He is so sweet and cuddles right into you, just desperate to be loved. A home as an only pet is really all he needs.” He deserves to be loved and will repay that love tenfold. Are you Silvio’s saviour?
This is nearly knee high Tara! She’s a pint-sized bundle of love who can live with cats but probably not other dogs, although she’s been polite to the ones she’s met so far. She’s looking for a peaceful home and a cuddly human or two who she can devote herself to. She specialises in gazing lovingly into your eyes, asking very nicely for treats and then snuggling!
While browsing Oldies for an hour,
My wandering glances fell
Upon a little trembling flower,
A single sweet Bluebell…
Super Cooper is a soppy, snuggly boy once he trusts you, but that trust takes time to build up. He’s definitely worth the effort because not only is he gorgeous, playful and very affectionate, he’s also extremely bright! He even keeps a diary which you can read a thrilling extract of…
Cheerful, affectionate and full of character, did we also mention that Benny is adorable? He is a tiny, sweet little chap who likes an active lifestyle and would suit most homes, as he gets on with other dogs and children. He is such a cute, cuddly boy who shower you with love. What are you waiting for?
Leyla’s kisses and cuddles are legendary. Why else would Eric Clapton write a song about her?! She’s got a lovely gentle nature and would be happy to live with children from 8 years old. She’d like a warm bed, sofa or spot in front of the fire and, most importantly, someone to just be with her much of the time. She’s the most genial and affectionate girl you could ever wish to meet, or cuddle!
Jacob is a lovely boy who get along wonderfully with children and is making a good impression at the rescue, despite them not knowing much about him! He is friendly, likes to travel and is mixing well with the other resident dogs. He shows all the signs of making an ideal family pet!
What a gorgeous pair of oldies! Angel, right, is so bright, and Flash is so adorably dim! They love people of all ages and are very happy to give cuddles and kisses. They only need a couple of 15 minute walks per day and are good in the car. They are fine to be left on their own for a few hours too. Could you offer Flash and Angel a home?
Rosie is a tiny little girl with a typical Jack Russell attitude to life and is now enjoying the comforts of a foster home after a hard life in Romania. She’s jealous of the other dogs in her foster home so would prefer to be an only pet to keep those she loves to herself, which is not surprising after what she has been through. It’s time for this cutie to have her forever home.
Winnie may be an older Cavalier King Charles Spaniel cross, but she still acts like a puppy and enjoys her walks and teasing the kennel staff. She lives happily with her kennel mate but would probably really like to have all the attention from being an only pet and a quiet home without children would best suit Winnie. Could you give Winnie a loving home?
Stunning Delta is a mature Akita lady who is very fit and well and has a zest for life. She’s sweet natured and people friendly. Getting out and about to explore is Delta’s thing and she just loves her walks. She would like to be the only pet in an adult home as she has no experience of living with children. Delta would make a wonderful companion.
Mac always has a lovely smile to go with his affectionate and cuddly nature. He’s great with children and can live with them aged 5+, but would like to be the only pet with someone who is around most of the time. He simply adores people and would be a great companion.
Lovely Lucy is so cute and adorable and everyone who meets her just falls in love with her. She loves her sofa and having her tummy rubbed. Lucy also enjoys her walks and stays close by, ignoring other dogs. She would like to be the only pet in an adult home so she can have all the fuss. Lucy makes a perfect companion.
If you’re looking for an affectionate canine buddy, then look no further than Buddy! A very handsome staffy lad with gorgeous colouring, Buddy seems to have had a sad past, yet he’s very loving and adores tummy rubs! He’s looking forward to having a fun new home where he’ll get regular walks as he has lots of energy with being cooped up in kennels. Can Buddy be your new buddy, please?
Dillon is patiently waiting for a loving home after spending a long time in rescue. He’s an intelligent boy who loves a ball and will sit and give paw and takes treats gently. He has lived with other dogs, but would probably prefer to be the only pet in a home with an older couple and no children. It’s time for his luck to change and be offered his loving home.
Jess is a football-mad girl who is a dream to be around and is full of fun, but no-one seems to want her! If you love dogs that love to play, you need to adopt Jess! She is good in the car and she loves walks. Could Jess be the dog to complete your family?
Michelle is a beautiful, loving girl whose tail never stops wagging! She is always happy to see you and to be with you. Michelle loves going for walks and will make a terrific companion. Can this loving girl come and live with you?
Diesel is such a cuddly boy! He’s really affectionate and wants his very own human to snuggle up to. He’ll snore away contentedly in your bed if possible. Loving company as he does, he’ll be happiest if someone’s at home with him most of the time. Just being near his human makes him happy. A tennis ball or Kong bring out his playful side which is a joy to watch. He’s fun, he’s jolly and he always wants a cuddle. Could he come and snuggle up to you?
Hatch is a gorgeous brindle Staffordshire Bull Terrier who would love to find a new home. He is a bit of a character who is full of fun who is looking for an active new home. He loves going for walks and walks well on the lead. He loves his human friends and may be able to live with older children over 12. He adores plenty of cuddles and is very affectionate and friendly. Do you have room in your heart and space on your sofa for this beautiful chap?
Beautiful Candy is a happy lady who is now looking for a quiet retirement home. She is really friendly and affectionate and adores lots of cuddles and fuss. She would like a home without children and may be able to live with another calmer canine companion. She enjoys going for gentle walks and walks well on the lead. Do you have room in your heart for this gorgeous lady?
This absolute beauty is Roxy, a 10 year old GSD granny-puppy! Roxy has sadly been overlooked and isn’t doing well in kennels, poor girl. She urgently needs a kind German Shepherd lover to offer her the comfortable home she is dreaming of. She hates going back in her kennel after walks and is desperate for someone to love. Could you help Roxy?
Benji is a well-behaved boy who would make a wonderful companion given the chance. He can be wary of strangers and needs an experienced owner who will give him chance to settle. He’s fine with dogs but needs a child-free home. He loves to be cuddled and to play and is one loveable lad. 12/1/17 – Still needs a home!
Cuddly Barry aka Baza is a loving Staffordshire Bull Terrier who is looking for a new home. He is 7 years young and very friendly and affectionate. He is an active chap who is looking for an equally active new home where he can enjoy plenty of walks and exercise. He would be best as the only dog in the home and could love with older children. Could you give this gorgeous boy his new home?12/1/17 – Barry still needs a home!
Lexi is a beautiful, older lady with a lovely temperament and personality to match. She loves receiving affection and is very friendly with everyone she meets. Lexi is looking for retirement home where any children are older. She can lives with other dogs but not cats. Could you offer this sweet old girl her loving retirement home? 11/1/17 – Lexi still needs a home!
Jimbob the Jester is an affectionate, cheerful Staffy with so much love to give! He’s good with children and friendly to all people. Playful, amusing and cuddly. His tennis ball trick is hilarious! He would love to live in the countryside. Can this funny, lovable boy come and play with you? 11/1/17 – Jimbob still needs a home!
Lovely Lillie is a very sweet lady with people and she just loves to run. She would prefer a pet-free home where there are no children as she can be boisterous. If you would like a running companion, then Lillie is the girl for you. 11/1/17 – Lille is still waiting!
Peggy is a lovely, short-coated German Shepherd lady who was found as a stray. She’s such a good girl with people though a little reserved and bewildered after finding herself in kennels. Peggy needs a pet-free home where any children are older as there is no history for her. Could you give her a loving, experienced home? 10/1/17 – Peggy is still waiting!
Matured to perfection, Maddie and Jess are so happy that their lives have gone from woe to “what fun!”. All they need now is their own person or family to be as devoted to as they are to each other. Could they devote themselves to you? 10/1/17 – Maddie and Jess are still waiting!
Tara is small by German Shepherd standards and beautiful by any standards. She’s very loving and incredibly bright! Training her is a joy as she’s so engaged and really loves her treats. Being the only pet so she can have a strong bond with her owner will make this beautiful girl’s life complete. Could you be Tara’s new soul mate? 10/1/17 – Tara is still waiting!
Two of Reggie’s favourite things are paddling and cuddling. He doesn’t like the vet’s though! He needs an adult-only home with folks experienced with big dogs and he’d like to be your only pet. Could this handsome Great Dane X be your new best friend? 10/1/17 – Gorgeous big Reggie is still waiting!
Mia would be perfect for someone wanting a chilled companion that doesn’t need much walking. Mia loves relaxing in her bed, and in the summer she loves a play in her paddling pool and then snoozing in the sun to dry off. She is deaf, but makes her way to where you point, and doesn’t like being on a lead, but happily follows you along. Bless her! 13/12/16 – Mia is still waiting!
Diesel is so fed up of being in kennels and he’s hoping that a Staffy-loving person will offer him a home very soon. He doesn’t want to live with children or other pets, and takes his time to get to know you, but once he does, he makes a great companion and loves belly rubs. Please consider Diesel! 10/1/17 – Diesel is still waiting
Max the miniature Poodle has a lovely temperament. He is a looking for a quiet home as your only pet, as that is what he is used to. He is good with dogs he meets on walks and will make a faithful companion to his new owner. 9/1/17 – Max is still waiting for a home.
Pepe is a very active, sweet-natured little chap who will make his new owner a loyal and loving companion. If you love poodles and are as active and energetic as Pepe, you might be the person he’s waiting for. 9/1/17 – Pepe is still waiting for a home.
Shiva – pronounced Sheeva – is a gorgeous, majestic Labrador lady who originates from Gibraltar, hence her exotic name. She moved to London with her owner who then couldn’t keep her. Shiva still enjoys playing but would like a home without cats or kids. She needs an experienced owner who will ensure she knows she doesn’t have to guard her owner. Shiva could live with a calm dog of a similar size. Could you offer Shiva a quiet home? 9/1/17 – Shiva is still waiting!
Toffee is an affectionate little Terrier girl who loves curling up next to you on the sofa. But she’s no couch potato as she also loves to run, play and swim! Toffee would like a quiet but active home as your only pet. Could you offer little Toffee lots of time for cuddles and fun? 9/1/17 Toffee’s still waiting!
Inca is a beautiful Akita who is 8 years old. She is a very affectionate lady who loves being with people and having plenty of fuss and cuddles. She is used to other dogs and has also lived with children, but cannot live with a cat. She loves going for walks and exploring the world around her. Can you give this gorgeous girl her new home? 9/1/17 – Lovely Inca is still waiting for a new home!
Stripe, a stunning 8 year old Akita, is a calm and gentle girl who adores cuddles. She is fine with other dogs and could live with older children over 12. How can you resist this wonderful girl? 9/1/17 – This gorgeous girl is still waiting!
If you are looking for a devoted older dog that loves walks, then look no further! Chuckie is a loyal Lurcher x Shepherd boy who gets overlooked because he is older, and yet he really doesn’t act like an old dog at all. He likes children and he could live with a mature female dog. Chuckie’s so fed up of waiting in kennels – is he waiting for you? 9/1/17 – Chuckie still needs a home. 🙁
Brett is a playful, fun-loving American Bulldog with an adorable cross-eyed look! Brett has waited far too long in rescue, and with having arthritis, he really deserves to have a warm, comfortable home. Birch Hill are offering to pay for Brett’s arthritis medication and age-related medical bills. Could you be the lovely person to offer Brett the home he’s been waiting for? 6/12/16 Brett is sadly still waiting for a loving new home 🙁