Jess (Rain Rescue, South Yorkshire)

Jess is a lovely old Collie lady who has been very well cared for, but sadly her owner has passed away. A relaxed quiet home would be just the ticket for this girl, with someone who can take her on nice interesting walks and help her shed a few pounds!

Shep (Dogs Trust Newbury, Berkshire)

Shep is a beautiful calm boy who will bring lots of joy and love to his new family. He maybe 12 but he acts much younger and still has plenty of life in him and plenty of love to give. Calling all collie lovers: This boy is going to make a terrific companion!

Pearl (Hilbrae Rescue Kennels, Shropshire)

Pearl is a beautiful girl who offers so much. She is seeking a patient and understanding owner who will help her settle in and to get used to a new place with her limited vision. She is still an active girl who enjoys her walks and could possibly live with another dog. If you love GSDs please read about Pearl!

Lucky (female) (Dogs Trust West Calder, Scotland)

How can it be that pretty Lucky is still waiting? Could you offer her a quiet, rural home where she will be your only pet? You will need to be able to visit Lucky a few times at West Calder so that she is confident to go home with you. Please help Lucky!

Babushka (Love Underdogs, Essex)

Beautiful Babushka finds herself back in rescue as the resident dog and her did not work out, but she got on great with the dog in another foster home and she enjoys playing with dogs outside. She can live with older children and most likely a cat too. She’s shy but, with the people she knows, she’s a real cuddle monster.

George and Gypsy (German Shepherd Dog Rescue, Sussex)

George and Gypsy are an adorable pair of German Shepherds urgently looking for a home together where they can relax for their twilight years. They have the sweetest natures and are calm and well-behaved. They are good with children and other dogs. Could you help this lovely pair?

Cassie (German Shepherd Dog Rescue, Cirenester)

Sweet, sensitive Cassie is looking for a serene retirement home where the most exciting thing that happens is going for a lovely walk or playing with her ball in the garden. She wants to be an only pet in a quiet, adult only home where people speak gently… about how lovely she is!

Uma (German Shepherd Dog Rescue, Middlesex)

Lovely Uma came to the UK from a Danish farm and is looking for a home with some space to roam around. She is very loving and good with children but needs a pet-free home, though she is used to horses and cattle. Uma deserves a loving retirement home.

Tye (German Shepherd Dog Rescue, Kent)

Tye is a very handsome German Shepherd who is sadly looking for a new retirement home. He knows basic commands and has good recall. Tye can live with dogs but can be lead-reactive to those out and about. He can also live with cats and older children. He just needs a loving home.

Cash (Safe Rescue, fostered Great Yarmouth)

Cash spent his early life shut away in a public shelter where he became depressed and unapproachable. Since living in a foster home, he has come a long way in learning what a dog’s life should be like. He needs an understanding owner who will give him time to trust. He also needs to have a canine companion to help him. Cash is gorgeous! Are you his angel?

Blade (Chilterns Dog Rescue Society, Hertfordshire)

Despite being much loved, Blade’s eye medication wasn’t given consistently. He now needs a home that is safe for a partially-sighted dog. Blade loves a countryside walk but needs to stay on lead to keep him safe. He’s a gentle boy and deserves the very best.

Bear (Ark Animal Rescue, at home Grimsby)

Just like his namesake, Bear is a truly soft, fluffy teddy and just as cuddly. He’s friendly and affectionate with people he knows but can be nervous of strangers. He loves living with a female Labrador and is used to cats. Bear is good with children but would be better living with teenagers. He’s gorgeous.

Merlin (Ark Animal Rescue, Lincolnshire Coast)

Poor Merlin has lost his owner and the place he called home all his life. This big shaggy boy loves people so much and loves being with children. He does need to be an only dog though and would do best with an experienced owner. He will make a loving companion who will devote himself to you.

Daisy (Dogs Trust Darlington)

Daisy is a cute and cuddly little lady who wants to be your best friend! She likes walks and her toys and is a bit too fond of her food. She needs an owner who will help her shed her chubbiness. She’s a very loving and cheery girl.

Lady (Friends of Animals Wales, fostered South Wales)

Poor Lady has had her world turned upside down finding herself in rescue. She’s a quiet, shy Collie Cross looking for a calm retirement home. Lady is used to living with other dogs and could live with older children but has not been cat-tested. She deserves lots of love and attention to make her happy again.

Kilo (Animal Action Trust, Essex)

Kilo is a breathtakingly gorgeous boy who has a terrific temperament to match! He is looking for a fairly active home where he can go for walks and play. He is great with other dogs too. He deserves a home where he can be adored and cherished.

Alvin (Love Underdogs, Essex)

Adorable Alvin Is sweet, affectionate and loves everyone – he just wants to please. He can live with another compatible dog and children aged 16+. He’s happy to do what he’s told and just aims to please. Could you give him his first ever home?

Simona (Love Underdogs, Essex)

Simona is a Carpathian Shepherd lady with bags of character and a very affectionate cuddle monster. She is used to dogs but would do well as an only dog and can live with children aged 16+. Simona has probably never had a home and truly deserves a forever one now.

Emely (Safe Rescue, fostered Norfolk)

Noble natured Emely is very glad to be out of a Romanian shelter and in a cosy foster home in the UK. She still needs to find her human soul mate though. She wants someone special that she can devote herself to completely. Could you love her?

Jojo (Safe Rescue, fostered Norfolk)

Depressed and battered by his life in Romania, poor Jojo hardly moved from his bed of damp straw. But now he’s enjoying some home comforts and can’t wait to find a forever home. Jojo is loyal, kind natured and loves everyone. Could you fill his retirement with all the fuss and cuddles he deserves?

Finnegan (Safe Rescue, kennelled Norfolk)

Finnegan is a big, gorgeous bear of a dog but he thinks he’s still a puppy! He’s very lovable and also very special because he’s deaf, has only 3 legs and is sort of wobbly. Usually super happy, he’s now sad in kennels. Could you long term foster or adopt him?

Beth (NAWT, Cornwall)

Do you have a quiet smallholding that needs a quirky, independent collie? Do you prefer a minimalist interior and hate cushions? Do you like having a dog around but don’t want to be fussing and cuddling? Is your home a child-free zone? Four yeses? Let us tell you all about Beth…

Lana (Safe Rescue, fostered Hampshire)

Attention all Collie lovers! Your luck is in… Lana the collie cross is available for endless fuss, interesting walks and generally being the best of best friends you could wish for. She’s a great listener. Just look at those ears!

Annie (RADAR Dog Rescue, South Yorkshire)

Annie thought she had found a home but it sadly wasn’t to be. She is an active Shepherd Crossbreed with lots of love to offer. She’s friendly with everyone and would enjoy playing with children aged 12+. Annie’s fine with dogs but would prefer to be the only pet in the home and have lots of cuddles.

Gertie (Animal Adoption International, kennelled Essex)

Gorgeous Gertie is putting her sad past behind her and is now ready for the caring home she has never had. She’s loving, affectionate and quickly bonds with her special person. She is fine with other cats and dogs but would suit being an only pet in an adult home. With love and patience, she will bring great joy and make a wonderful companion.

Bella (Freshfields Animal Rescue, Liverpool)

Beautiful Bella is a very unusual Staffy x Collie girl with a gorgeous blue merle speckled coat. After an incident with a new puppy to her home, she is sadly seeking a calm, adult-only home. Bella is clever-collie-active and snuggly-staffy-enthusiastic!

Misha (Ashbourne Animal Welfare, Derbyshire)

A fan of big paws and equally sizeable ears? Take yourself a look at Misha. That face shows how much fun she is! Misha loves people and would be a lapdog if there was a lap strong enough. She needs to be your only pet. Only apply if you happily eat your spinach…!

Bailey (Ark Animal Rescue, Lincolnshire coast)

White-toed Staffy x Collie, Bailey needs a home where he can spend all day with you. He’d be perfect if you have horses and love the outdoors. He’s good with dogs and can live with children who are big enough to not be knocked over when he’s feeling bouncy. Bailey is desperate to find a special person to love. Could that be you?

Danny (German Shepherd Dog Rescue, London)

Darling Danny is a fluffy, loyal and loving boy who’s looking for experienced owners to dote on. He can live with older children but he’s not keen on other dogs. He needs help building up his confidence. Bless him! Can you help this beautiful boy? 02/03/2018 – Danny is still waiting for someone to offer him a loving new home :(

Silvio (Safe Rescue, kennelled Norfolk)

Safe Rescue are pretty pessimistic about Silvio’s chances of finding a home (because he’s big, “plain”, and doesn’t like other animals), but we think someone special out there will want to help him. He’s had a hard life and is so desperate to be loved that he cuddles right in to you so earnestly. Could you offer Silvio that elusive home? 08/12/2017 – Cuddly Silvio is still sadly waiting! :(

Simba (German Shepherd Dog Rescue, Essex)

Handsome, champagne-coloured Simba is a very loving German Shepherd once he gets to know you. He can live with other dogs and older children, but no cats please. Simba loves treats and a tummy rub or two. He will be a very loyal boy to his new family. 02/03/2018 – Handsome Simba is still waiting!

Ozzie (Freshfields Animal Rescue, Liverpool)

Freshfields say that Ozzie is the perfect gentleman and a very affectionate boy who loves attention and walks. Ozzie is looking for a rural, quiet home with an active owner and no children or other pets. He will make a wonderful friend and companion. 08/02/2018 – Perfect Gent Ozzie is still sadly waiting for his special someone!

Otto (Safe Rescue, kennelled Norfolk)

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? 08/12/2017 – Poor old Otto has been waiting far too long for a home of his own :(

Jess & Maddie (Evesham Greyhound & Lurcher Rescue, Worcestershire)

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! 22/02/2018 – This gorgeous pair are still sadly waiting! :(

Buddy (Oxfordshire Animal Sanctuary)

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? 22/02/2018 – Still waiting! :(

Chuckie (Greyhound Gap, Staffordshire)

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? 05/02/2018 – Chuckie still needs a home. :(