Jesse is a cuddly lady who really loves people! Good with children, aloof with other dogs but not rude. She’s ever so sweet-natured and affectionate. She needs company most of the time and likes to be on your lap for a snuggle when possible. You will really know you’re being snuggled by this reassuringly solid love bundle!
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?
Pretty little Betty, an oldie staffy, needs to be in a lovely warm home. She was found lost and lonely on bonfire night and her owners have never come forward. Betty is very stressed in kennels and needs a quiet retirement home. Can Betty come to live with you?
This beautiful older lady is Jodie, a gorgeous Staffordshire Bull Terrier who is looking for a new home. She is such a friendly and gentle girl who loves being with people. She would like a quieter home where someone is around a lot of the time. She would be best in an adult only home and would also prefer to be the only pet, although she is fine meeting other smaller dogs whilst out and about. She loves her walks and also loves her toys. If you are looking for a loving and loyal companion, then please look no further as Jodie is the girl for you!
Duke is a gentle, affectionate boy who adores having cuddles. He is still young for an oldie and enjoys playing with his toys and going for a run in the fields. He could live with children, but not the very young ones, since he may knock them over in his enthusiasm to cuddle!
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?
Darling Tia has so much love and affection to offer her lucky new owners. After being found in a terrible state, this lovely lady has blossomed and is ready to share a warm, comfy home with her perfect humans. Tia would prefer to be an only dog, but she can live with older teenagers. Kennels are no place for this girl, especially in the winter, so if you are her special person, please read more about her!
Could you foster Max if not adopt him?
Max is a really affectionate boy who always wants a kiss and cuddle! He likes his walks and is good with other dogs he meets but wants to be the only pet at home. He needs human company most of the time, even though he’ll be snoozing for much of it! His contented snores make him a soothing presence in the home. His snuggling propensity will show you how grateful he is to you, simply for your existence. Can you help this pure and loving soul?
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!
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…”
While browsing Oldies for an hour,
My wandering glances fell
Upon a little trembling flower,
A single sweet Bluebell…
06/01/2017 – Gorgeous Rosie has been reserved 🙂 Adorable Rosie is a sweet, affectionate girl who thrives on cuddles! Rosie has a great temperament and would be happy to live with a calm, male dog and children aged 11+. Could pretty Rosie be your new best friend?
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!
Mike is a Staffie Cross who loves an active life and training. His favourite game is to fetch tennis balls or toys over and over again. He would benefit from an active, adult home willing to continue his training and needs to be the only pet. Mike will certainly bring lots of fun into your life.
Rolo is a sweetie! Jolly, playful and really, really soppy. He can live with children from 8 years old as he’s a gentle, loving boy but would prefer to be an only pet. He’s very obedient and easy-going. With plenty of energy for nice walkies and the cuddleability of a treeful of koala bears he is an all round very good dog!
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?
Loveable little Logan would love to be your best friend and go for fun walks with you. He is good with dogs he meets outside but would like to be your only dog at home. He loves playing with his toys! Logan finds cats a bit too exciting so needs a home without feline neighbours. Could you offer Logan lots of fun times and plenty of love?
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?
Sherry is a sweet, chocolate Staffy cross who has been returned to the rescue through no fault of her own. She’s very young-at-heart and is in good health, enjoying her walks. She’s not fond of other dogs but is okay with them out and about, so she would prefer to be the only pet in a home where any children are older. Sherry is affectionate, easy-going and friendly and would make a lovely companion.
17/1/17 – Jack has been reserved!
There’s something so charming about an oldie Boxer. Jack is a dear boy who hasn’t had an easy life, bless him. He’s finding kennels very stressful and he needs a home ASAP. Jack enjoys being out and about and he loves walks. Could you offer him a quiet, adult home where he can relax and enjoy his retirement years?
Milly is a class act and she’s seeking her soul mate. She’s a very cheerful girl whenever she’s being adored. With such star quality that means she’s happy most of the time! But kennel life is not for her and she longs for her own people to give her fuss and cuddles. If you’re looking for a dog who’s both super affectionate AND so poised she can make even tinsel look classy, then you just might want to meet Milly. She’d love to meet you!
Rosa is a beautiful, clever girl who is full of fun and energy! She adores people and will make a loyal and loving friend. Rosa enjoys her daily training sessions and hopes to continue her education in her new home. She can live with children over 12, but prefers to be your only dog. Rosa has so much to offer. Can you make her dream come true and open your heart and home to her?
Tyson loves to snuggle and he makes an excellent foot cosy! All he wants is someone to love and to love them in return. Tyson could possibly live with another calm dog and older children. His number one priority is to have human company, at all times if possible!
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?
Bessie loves humans and she loves to learn new things. This cuddly girl will make a fabulous companion to her new owner. She would like to be your only pet but can live with older children. Could you offer Bessie a life filled with fun walks, playtime and cuddles?
Foxy is lucky to have been taken from her abusive owner, who was then prosecuted and found guilty. Foxy now deserves a home full of love and kindness. She is a loving, amazing girl but is frightened when left on her own. Poor Foxy has also just had a mast cell tumour removed. Everyone is hoping that Foxy’s luck has changed and she has lots of time left, to finally enjoy her life. Foxy deserves some special. Is that you?
Adorable Jazz is excellent in the home and his fosterers cannot praise him highly enough. Jazz is nervous of off-lead dogs but is improving thanks to the work of his fosterers. He needs someone who will continue to work with him. Jazz is very intelligent and a delight to train. He’s excellent on the lead and in the car too!
Hester is a lovely, happy lady who was abandoned and now finds herself looking for a forever home, or even a foster home while she is waiting. She’s a clever girl with lots of love to give and she can live with older children aged 10+. Hester could also possibly live with a calm, male dog, but no cats please. She will make a wonderful addition to a lucky new owner.
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 Maisie has spent most of her life in kennels and she really needs and deserves a loving home for the rest of her life. She has so much love to give and has a legion of devoted volunteers who walk her and give her lots of attention and love. Maisie would prefer to be an only dog, but she can live with older children. She is no trouble at all and will make the most devoted and loving of companions. Are you the one to bring her home forever? 12/1/17 – Maisie is still waiting!
17/1/17 – Zak is reserved
Darling Zak has still got plenty of zest for life and he is a fun-loving and affectionate boy. Zak will be no trouble at all; he just wants to love and be loved. He gets along with other dogs and will make a terrific companion.
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!
Shadow is a big bundle of fun. He loves balls and will do anything for them, so he’s really easy to train. He’s looking for an active home where any children are 12+ as he can be bouncy in his enthusiasm. Shadow could possibly live with another dog but is not a fan of cats. He’s a lovely lad who will give you lots of love and cuddles. 11/1/17 – Shadow still needs a home!
Adorable Athena is a placid, easy-going love bundle. She’s great with other dogs and friendly to people. As long as she’s loved and can enjoy life in the slow lane, Athena is a very cheery girl, not to mention the goddess of wisdom… 11/1/17 – Athena is still waiting!
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!
Pretty Venus arrived at West Calder in 2007, pregnant and scared. She was a wonderful mum to her 11 puppies and watched them all go off to new homes, but no-one wanted Venus and she has waited and waited to no avail. Venus would like an adult home with a lady owner (she is wary of men) and although fine with dogs out, would like to be your only one at home. Are you the person Venus is waiting for? 10/1/17 – Venus is still waiting.
Tyson is a wonderful, dinky Staffy boy who is full of love and will make a lovely friend. He’s placid and well-behaved, good on the lead and with recall. Tyson is fine with other dogs but needs to be the only pet in the home. He’s used to visiting children and is great with them. 10/1/17 – Tyson is still waiting!
Friendly, amiable Buddy needs a new home as his family are moving abroad. He’s healthy, likes to play and enjoys his walks. He also enjoys a good munch on a bone! Can you help Buddy? 10/1/17 – Still waiting for a home!
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
If you like lots of cuddles and kisses, Pixie is your girl! She is the most happy and bouncy little lady who has just been released from a sad life of captivity, breeding and neglect. And she plans to live life to the full! Pixie loves people dearly and will make a loving and entertaining companion. 10/1/17 – Pixie’s still waiting!
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 🙁