Leah is a big old softy! She loves cuddles and needs a comfy home with company most of the time. She would love to be adopted with her pal Max but her need for fuss from a human best friend come first. Have you got a cosy home for Leah?
Shiny on the outside, shiny on the inside – Max is a black Lab cross with a buoyant personality. He would love to be rehomed with his friend Leah if possible but, as long as he has company, jolly walks and love, he will bounce through life with joy!
Poor old Bob has clearly suffered neglect over a prolonged period, and yet he is the sweetest natured boy you could wish to meet. Could you offer Bob a home full of love and kindness?
Greyhound sisters, Delta and Sierra, are 11 years old and their requirements are pretty simple; a quiet retirement home, some love and affection, and a couple of gentle walks each day. Could you offer these lovely ladies their forever sofa?
Gorgeous Essy is a sensitive, squishy girl who deserves a happy retirement, filled with love. Older children are fine for her and possibly another dog of the calm, male variety. Peace, comfort and snuggles for Essy please!
Poor Vella is feeling a little confused right now. Her beloved owner has sadly passed away and she doesn’t understand why she’s in rescue. Vella is 10 years old and just wants a quiet retirement home where she’ll get steady walks and some TLC.
OTTO IS OUR OLD DOG OF THE WEEK!
Poor old Otto needs someone to gallop up on a white charger and liberate him from his kennel! He is a darling boy who loves fuss, loves walks and likes to play. All he needs now is a special someone of his own to come and take him home with them. Could that be you or someone you know?
Silly, soppy Bruno is a wonderfully affectionate Lurcher boy. He has lovely manners and a zest for life (especially walkies) which make him a joy to be with!
If you love large dogs, then this cuddly big boy has to be the one for you! Gorgeous Ned is a beautiful GSD cross Leonberger who is 7 to 8 years old. He is friendly, affectionate and loves to play. He loves his walks and gets on great with children and other dogs. Could this magnificent boy come home with you?
Gorgeous Gracie is a sweet Greyhound Cross who would like a quiet life with love, walks and a comfy sofa please in an all-female foster or permanent home. She has lived with other dogs but would prefer just one other dog or being the only dog. Gracie is child friendly but does not want to live with cats/small furries. Please spread the word …
Pride is a contented, easy-going Greyhound cross who values comfort and company, whether it’s his humans, dog or cat friends. If he can lounge, snooze, snuggle and sometimes sprint about, Pride has found his joy!
Brains, beauty and ball skills are all on offer from Stella. And she loves to be groomed as she likes to look her best! Stella can live with school-age children. Could you offer her a happy home with someone around most of the time?
Beautiful Ness is a stunning off white GSD cross Collie who is 8 years old and would love a new home of her own. She is very friendly and affectionate and would prefer a home where someone is around most of the time. She enjoys her walks and loves the chance to have a good run in the park and field. Could you give this wonderful girl a loving new home where she can enjoy a long and happy retirement?
This adorable fluff-bear is Barney! He’s a lovely, friendly lad, who counts the postman as one of his best friends, because, as well as letters, postie comes bearing biscuits! Barney is used to living with female dogs, and with cats, and he is good with children too. What are you waiting for?!
This shy and gentle lad is Raffa a beautiful large crossbreed boy who is looking for a quieter new home. He is a nervous lad who is looking for a patient owner who will take the time to get to know him and who is around most of the time. He needs a home without any children or other dogs. He is very affectionate and playful and loves to spend his time rolling about in the garden when he gets the chance. He will make a wonderful companion, is he the boy for you?
Cheeky Turnip is a happy 7 year old Lurcher who would love a home and someone to love. He is a very friendly boy who is looking for an adult only home where someone is around most of the time to keep him company. He would prefer to be the only pet in the home and would like a little garden too. He enjoys his walks and adores plenty of cuddles. Could this beautiful chap come home with you?
Jett and Roxy are here to offer two times the usual doggy love! They are sweet and friendly and Roxy, in particular, just wants to cuddle with you all day! She will share you with Jett though! These two have been best friends for life and they want to stay together. So if you have room for two, please read on.
Tara arrived in rescue as a cruelty case and has many sad stories to tell, but she’s not dwelling on her past and has already come on in leaps and bounds. Tara wants someone she can trust and bond with, and she hopes her Old Dog of the Week feature will help her find that special person. Could you be the key to Tara’s future happiness? Tara is also available on a “foster with a view to adopt” basis.
Friendly Jax was shocked to find himself in rescue after his owner became too ill to care for him. He is a wonderful, well-trained boy who has lived with other dogs previously and is good on the lead and in the car. Could you offer Jax a new home and experience of German Shepherds? He really isn’t coping in kennels, poor lad.
Sampson is a big gentle giant of a dog and he loves fuss and attention. He’s great with other dogs and can be trusted around cats, chickens, goats and horses. He loves to mooch about all day so would be ideal for someone with a smallholding or stable yard.
Big beautiful Bear is a large Labrador Cross who is looking for a very special someone to come and take him home with them. He is 8 years old and quite a nervous lad so needs a patient owner who will give him time to get to know them. He needs a quieter adult home preferably in a rural area without any other pets and where someone is around most of the time. He loves the outdoors and lots of walks and adores cuddles too. Is Bear the perfect boy for you?
As you can see, Boris is a bit spectacular! He’d be a doting companion or family dog, happy to live with children aged 6+ or have visiting ones who like to play fetch! He wants to be an only dog OR be adopted with his long-time friend Pacha. You’ll develop a strong brushing arm if you’re lucky enough to take home this big, fluffy wall of love!
Introducing Super Simba a gorgeous large crossbreed possibly Labrador cross Pointer. He is a happy lad who gets on great with everyone whatever their size! He gets on fine with other dogs and is also used to children. He is around 10 years young with plenty of energy who loves his walks or having a run in the park. He also adores a cuddle and loves to snuggle up with on the sofa too. Could sensational Simba come home and enjoy a lovely cuddle with you?
Marnie Moo is a beautiful Bull Mastiff who is looking for a loving new home. She is 7 years old and would like a quieter home without young children or any other pets. She enjoys her walks and travelling in the car and is a great companion to have around. Tummy rubs and cuddles are her thing and if you enjoy giving both, then this gorgeous girl is the one for you!
In shock at suddenly finding themselves in kennels, Winston and Tilly must wonder what is happening. Their owner has been struck down by illness and can no longer take care of them. They are good with dogs, cats and children and are wonderful, well-behaved dogs. They are feeling so sad. Could you offer them a home together and allow them time to quietly settle?
The wonderful boy is Rebel who is a very handsome and gentle Bull Mastiff. He is a large lad of around 7 years old and would love to find a loving family of his own. He would be fine with children, but because of his size they need to be over 12. He gets on well with other dogs too, so could share his home with another canine companion. He loves his walks and adores lots of cuddles. Is gorgeous Rebel the one for you?
Jake has all the good qualities of a GSD; he is loving, loyal, intelligent and protective. He is also very handsome! Jake is seeking an owner who has experience with GSD with whom he can play and go for outdoor adventures. He prefer to be your only dog and would do best in an adult home. Are you the one for Jake?
Lovely Lou is a retired greyhound and although she’s officially an oldie, she still has plenty of years retirement ahead of her. Lou could live with another greyhound or similar sized lurcher and she’ll suit an older family. With such beautiful brown eyes and a delightful, easy-going temperament, we think she’ll be hard to resist!!
Available to foster as well as adopt…
Fluffy, affectionate, soulful yet playful – Roxy is the perfect companion. She likes to snuggle up to those she loves and to look on them in wonder with her beautiful chocolate brown eyes. Roxy is very intelligent and responsive. She wants to be an only pet, to form an unbreakable bond with her owner and to enjoy exploring the natural world with them – such fun! Cuddling Roxy is like being engulfed in a warm ginger cloud! If you can adopt OR foster Roxy she’ll show her gratitude with loyal devotion. If not, please share her page to help her find her soul mate.
Zeus is a steady, happy boy who has coped amazingly well with the transition from being an only pet to a foster home with lots of other dogs. It helps that he suddenly has a garden to explore which is a new found freedom he’s relishing! He’s very friendly with humans, including smaller ones and would be happy to live with another nice dog of the female variety. He’s looking for companionship and little adventures in the exciting Great Outdoors! Can he share his joy of life (especially gardens!) with you?
Skye is a substantial sweetie pie of a Shar Pei. She likes a cuddle and there’s plenty about her (and of her) to love! She can live with another happy dog and children from age 8. She deserves to be treated like a queen! But one who’s decreed she wants to get slimmer and fitter. Lots of walkies and cuddles for Lady Skye please!
Regal Reggie is a very handsome and loving Mastiff who is 8 years old. He is very affectionate and will happily sit by your side all day enjoying plenty of cuddles. He is looking for an adult only home with an experienced owner of large breeds. He is not too keen on other dogs, but gets on fine cats. He enjoys playing with his toys and is just a big old softie who likes to make himself at home. Can this wonderful boy come and live with you and be your new best friend?
Jess is such a good girl – she loves walks, hanging out with other dogs, is good as gold in the house and is very loving and affectionate too! Jess will make someone a fantastic companion. She isn’t asking for much, but she would like another dog to share her life with and an occasional lap to curl up on!
Handsome Monty is a star who is wonderfully well-behaved in and out of the house and loves everyone he meets. He is so laid-back, very polite and gentle, but also has real character. He would prefer to be the only dog and he cannot be rehomed with cats. He’s delighted to go on walks, followed by snoozing the rest of the day. Monty would make a wonderful addition to a family and give so much happiness and companionship in return for some love and ear tickles.
Ice is a gentle giant who adores everybody he meets! He is a big, clumsy boy who can become quite excitable and he has lots of energy, so his new family will need to be able to keep up with him. Can this beautiful, loving boy move into your home and devote himself to you?
Just what a lovely lad Ozzy is proving himself to be. He’s lived with older children aged 11+ and also a female dog. Ozzy is good on the lead and just loves to play fetch. He’s still shocked to find himself in kennels after his owner died and just needs a home of his own again.
Calling all sighthound lovers .. please form an orderly queue! This beautiful lady is Tish and if you have a place on your sofa for her, she’ll let you into her heart forever. Tish retired from racing in February 2011 and has spent the past six years in kennels waiting for someone to adopt her. There must be a greyt home out there for her somewhere?
Darling Tess is a beautiful long haired German Shepherd who is around 9 years old and is looking for a quieter new home with an experienced owner. She needs a home without any other pets. She may be able to live with children over 12, but would be happy in an adult only home where she can enjoy all the cuddles and fuss to herself. She enjoys her walks and would also enjoy a nice little garden to explore. She is very affectionate and will make a wonderful and loyal companion.
This stunning lad Max has spent far too long in kennels and is looking for his special someone to come and take him home with them. He is a beautiful German Shepherd who is 7 years young and very loving. He would prefer a home where he is the only pet and without any children. He enjoys his walks and would love spending his time with you. Can Max come home with you?
Sam is a bright, inquisitive boy who is sadly not getting the attention and exercise he needs at the moment. He is a great dog, with a terrific character, who gets on with other dogs and can live with older children. He also loves to eat apples, so he hopes you keep some around the house for him!
Max and Angel are a bonded pair of stunning German Shepherds. They are both lovely natured and affectionate with so much to give. They are fine with older children, but are not used to cats. They are good on-lead and have good recall. Who can resist double the love with these two?
Sam is a sweet, sensitive girl who’s pretty sad and anxious since her owner passed away. She’s only 9, so she should have plenty of years to enjoy life again when she has her an owner or two she can devote herself to. A peaceful, settled life is what she needs now – with a lot of love!
Shiny Gladys is a beautiful Labrador who is frightened of new people and situations and needs a home with kind, patient people. If you have a quiet home with a garden, and the time and love to devote to helping Gladys come out of her shell at her own pace, please read on…
Youngster Finnegan is a very special Carpathian Shepherd dog in every sense of the word. He is indeed a three-legged, bear of a dog, but oh so fun-loving and enthusiastic. He takes everything in his stride with great humour and love on his part. Finnegan would be best as an only dog and has not been cat tested. He’s too big and clumsy for small children but would be fine with older ones. All you need is a big heart and a good sense of humour.
Ravishing Roxy is a cheeky GSD cross who would love to find a new home. She is around 10 years old, has a heart of gold, and is one of the sweetest girls you could wish to meet. She is looking for a quieter home where someone is around most of the time. She also needs an adult only home without other pets. She is very affectionate, enjoys her walks and loves to play with her toys. Could this beautiful lady come home with you?
Sofia has escaped from a horrendous life and is now enjoying life to the full. She is a very affectionate girl, who loves to be with you, but she can be left alone. Sofia is fine with dogs after careful introductions and she can live with children aged 7+. It’s doubtful she could live with cats. Her past, with the scars to prove it, are all behind her now and she deserves the most wonderful home in the world.
Handsome Kaos is a bit of a ladies man and gets very attached to his owner in true German Shepherd style. He could live with children of any age and another steady, female dog, though he’s not keen on cats. Kaos has good recall, walks well on a harness and travels fine in the car. He’s such a lovely gent.
Tia the treasure is a very affectionate, sensitive and engaging, Lab-sized girl. She adores people, including children and comes with a glowing reference. It’s thought that she won’t need walks if she has a nice big garden. She is really stressed about being in kennels and needs to be back in a quiet home with someone or a family to love asap. Do you have any cuddles to spare for this sweet girl?
Bulldog Bonnie has successfully survived cancer and is looking for a loving, quiet, retirement home to enjoy for the rest of her life. She’s a little shy but likes a fuss and a back scratch when she knows you. BonBon, as she’s affectionately known, is clever and knows lots of commands. She would like to be the only pet in a home where any children are older. BonBon doesn’t need much exercise and would make a wonderful companion.
Calling all men! Nero is a big, playful and affectionate boy who would love to have a male owner who can take him for walks and play tug with him. He is an independent lad, but he does like knowing you are around, so if you could stay with him most of the day, he would really love it! Can this big boy be your new best friend?
Lovely Labrador Cross Albita just wants to be loved after a loveless and hard life in Romania. Due to her past, she is hesitant about making new friends but will soon come round. She walks well on the lead and can be left. Albita would like to be the only pet or could live with another quiet, calm dog. Any children should be older and understand her hesitation. It’s time for her to find love forever.
Two Lurcher girls are so much better than one! Jess and Maddie keep each other relaxed and entertained so all they need from you is fuss, food, walks and a comfy bed each. They love other dogs, making them a joy to take out. They’re undemanding but extremely loving. If you want twice the cuddles for half the effort, then look no further!
Ricky is a handsome Boxer lad who is looking for an active, loving home through no fault of his own. He is good with children but needs to be the only pet in the home. Ricky would benefit from an owner who could continue his training and socialisation, but he’s worth it.
Buddy is a very friendly Greyhound who loves people. He’s been a long time in kennels since retirement and deserves a quiet, loving home to enjoy his comforts. Buddy needs to be the only pet but can live with older children. Could you give him a chance of happiness?
And the award for the oldie with the longest tongue… goes… to… Buddy!!
And the award for the oldie with the pointiest ears… goes… to… Buddy!!
Could you offer award-winning Buddy an experienced home where he will be your only pet?
Handsome Kai and Beau are litter brothers looking for a cosy, retirement home after living outside as working dogs. The boys are well-behaved and walk nicely on the lead. They can live with older children and other dogs, but no cats please. Kai and Beau really are a lovely pair for one lucky home!
Gentle giant, Buster has been waiting for far too long for a warm fireside and a loving home to spend his twilight years. Buster can live with children but would like to be the only pet in the home. He enjoys a stroll and walks well on-lead with other dogs. It’s time Buster finds his new home.
Beautiful Amber the German Wirehaired Pointer is an intelligent, energetic girl whose ideal home would be with pointer-experienced people who won’t need to leave her alone for long. Could you offer this special lady an adult home in a quiet area where she will be your only pet?
After suffering horrendous abuse and neglect, Taz has so much love to give. He’s the most loving boy and adores his cuddles and home comforts. Taz is fine with children and other dogs but cannot live with cats. He is looking for a stable, kind home with someone wanting a companion to love and get love in return.
Floyd loves a bit of fuss from those he trusts, as well as the company of other dogs. This means he’s stayed cheerful throughout his time in kennels. He’s extremely bright and engaging, assertive, affectionate and also, very cool! He seeks a person with the same qualities and the right type of home – an adult only home in a quiet area. With his staggering good looks and his passion for life, Floyd is (in the true sense of the word) one awesome dude of a dog! 8/5/17 – Floyd is still waiting!
Poor Miller has never lived in a home and would so much love to be part of a family and to experience the love and home comforts he deserves. He is still quite active and would love lots of long walks and play time. Miller could possibly live with another greyhound or lurcher and can share his home with children. 8/5/2017 – Still waiting!
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! 8/5/17 – Still waiting for a home!
Gorgeous Laddie is a retired Trailhound who is loving his first chance to live in a home. He’s getting on well with dogs, cats and children, and he’s taken to housetraining like a natural. Could you offer this amiable boy the home comforts he is quickly getting used to? 8/5/17 – Still waiting for a home!
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? 8/5/17 – Still waiting for a home!
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. 8/5/17 – Brandy is still waiting 🙁
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? 4/5/2017 – Dear sweet Silvio is still waiting! 🙁
You know what they say, “Four legs good, um, three legs better”? Well… they should! David only has three legs but it doesn’t stop him from doing anything fun. Except digging up flower beds. David is a really affectionate boy who lives life to the full. Rolling ecstatically in the grass whenever possible. If you want big canine cuddles and lots of lovely walks (and for your spring bulbs to stay exactly where they are) then David is the perfect match for you!
Beautiful Senna’s owner is sadly no longer able to walk her and give her the care she needs, so Senna is looking for a new person to love. Senna is an intelligent girl who would like to be your only dog but will happily live with older children, especially if they’ll play ball with her! Isn’t Senna gorgeous?! 4/5/2017 – Gorgeous Senna is sadly still waiting for her new home! 🙁
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… 24/03/2017 – Gorgeous Cooper is still sadly waiting for someone to take him home with them!:(
Lovely Tess is a very clever German Shepherd lady who is used to doing tasks for her previous owner who is now not well enough to take care of her. Tess can live with children but would prefer a pet-free home to make her own. She doesn’t deserve to be in kennels. 4/5/2017 – Gorgeous Tess is still sadly waiting!
After 6 years in a shelter in Cyprus, pretty Leila has travelled to Wales in search of a better life. She comes with a glowing reference from her foster carer. Leila can be shy of some men and would like a quiet home, but she likes children and needs to live with another dog to give her confidence and show her the ropes. Leila has so much love to offer her new family. 4/5/2017 – Gorgeous Leila is still waiting!
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. 28/4/2017 – Still needs a home!
12/05/2017 – Ice is reserved!
Ice is a happy, fluffy, gentle giant who loves people and cuddles! He’s a 7 year old Malamute who still acts like a puppy when he has his toys! He’s funny and endearing. A pleasure to brush. Can you imagine burying your face in that amazing fur?
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? 03/04/2017 – Peggy is still waiting!
Kia is a gorgeous, cuddly, gentle Akita who would love to find a new family of her own. She is a beautiful girl inside out and is looking for a fairly active new home. She gets on great with older children and may be able to live with a male companion. She enjoys going for walks and is one of the sweetest girls you could wish to meet. 16/03/2017 – Kia is sadly still waiting!
Benson is a handsome Labrador Cross who would love to find a new home for himself and his toys. He does have quite specific requirements as he would like to be your only pet and wants you to spend lots of time with him. Please consider Benson if you have the type of home he needs! 04/03/2017 – Benson is still waiting!
Cuddly and so handsome, Sprite is looking for his special home as he is visually impaired. He is a lovely people dog, very loving and affectionate. Due to his limited vision, Sprite is looking for a pet-free home where any children are older and understand his needs. He loves food, treats, walks and running and will greet you with a kiss. Can you help Sprite? 20/12/16 – Sprite 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? 20/03/2017 – Gorgeous big Reggie is still sadly waiting! 🙁
Lovely, big, yellow Jack sadly came into rescue terrified after being badly beaten. Now, he loves pretty much everything and everybody and he is basically a very large, happy clown though it takes time to overcome his fears. Jack is looking for a local, rural home, ideally something like a stable yard. He adores other dogs and is also happy around cats and livestock. After all he’s been through, Jack deserves the best ever home. 15/12/16 – Still waiting!