Stray Dogs Sanctuary
Stray Dogs Sanctuary

Adopt a Dog

The following dogs are looking for a new home.

Name: Arnie

Sex: dog

Age: 3 years

Information: Beautiful big brindle greyhound Arnie was in the rescue kennels for many months before he found a home, but the home turned out to be a very busy one and he was not happy there, so he is now back in the kennels. Arnie is now looking for a new home, and we would like to find him a quiet one. He is a very affectionate dog and he loves to run and play in the big field at the kennels. Arnie is in the kennels in Dorset.

   

Name: Billy

Sex: dog

Age: 4 years

Information: Beautiful black greyhound Billy has come into the rescue kennels with his brothers Sethy and Peaky after being retired from racing. He was born on 12 September 2013. Billy is a very friendly, gentle boy who will make a wonderful pet and companion for someone. he can be re-homed with another greyhound or lurcher, or as an only dog as long as he is not left on his own for more than 4 hours a day. Billy can live with children aged over 5 years, but he cannot live with cats. Billy is in the kennels in Devon.

   

Name: Brodie

Sex: dog

Age: 13 months

Information: Poor lurcher Brodie was frightened of everyone and everything when he first came into the kennels. He was living in a home, but his owner had to give him up because of a relationship break-up. Brodie is still nervous while he is in his kennel, but when he is taken out he soon brightens up and is playful and lively. He has good recall when off the lead and he can be left on his own in a home for a few hours. He is very affectionate with people he knows, but is wary of other dogs. He has lived with another dog, and may be able to live with another one with careful introduction. He is not used to children, so needs an adult only home. Brodie is in the kennels in Devon.

   

Name: Buddy

Sex: dog

Age: 2 and a half years

Information: This lovely springer spaniel is Buddy, who was found as stray. We know how old he is from his micro-chip details, but his last owner cannot be traced. He seems to be fine with other dogs. Buddy is a lovely chap - not your normal bonkers type of spaniel and can be a bit wimpy at times. Very sweet chap though. Buddy is in the kennels in Devon. RESERVED

   

Name: Buster

Sex: dog

Age: 4-5 years

Information: Springer x husky Buster has come into the rescue because his owner has had to go into a care home. He is very good with people and is affectionate with them. Buster can be nervous around strange dogs, but is improving and is usually OK around them, so may be able to live with another dog. He would be happiest in a home with an experienced dog owner. Buster is in the kennels in Devon.

   

Name: Carly

Sex: bitch

Age: 4 years

Information: Carly is a small female greyhound was has come into the rescue kennels after being retired from racing in April 2018. She is black with a white tip on her tail. Carly needs a cat free home, but can live with children aged over 5 years. Up to now, the only other dogs that Carly has met are greyhounds, so we don't know how she would be with small dogs. She can live with another greyhound or lurcher, or as an only dog, as long as she is not left for more than 4 hours a day. Carly is in the kennels in Devon.

   

Name: Devon

Sex: dog

Age: 3 years

Information: Beautiful big blue greyhound Devon is a happy, cheeky boy who always greets his carers at the kennels with a big smile. He loves to run around the field at the kennels and his recall when off lead has been very good. Devon was born in August 2014.

   

Name: Dusty

Sex: dog

Age: 5 years

Information: This lovely fawn greyhound is Dusty, who, as you can see, is enjoying being allowed to run and play in the field at the rescue kennels after being retired from racing. He is no bigger than average for a male greyhound. Dusty is a very friendly boy and is going to make a wonderful pet and companion. He can live with another greyhound or lurcher, or any other bigger kind of dog, but no cats. Dusty can also be an only dog, as long as he is not left on his own for more than 4 hours a day. He is in the kennels in Devon.

   

Name: Humphrey

Sex: dog

Age: 4 and a half years

Information: Great Dane/ Bull Mastiff Humphrey has always lived in a home, but sadly his owner's health problems mean that he is no longer able to look after him and so Humphrey has come into the into the rescue kennels and is looking for a new home. He is a very friendly dog who loves people and is good with other dogs. Humphrey is very clean and well behaved in the home and can be left for up to 4 hours. He is a bouncy boy so needs a home where any children are at least 10 years old. Humphrey's recall off lead is variable. We don't know how he would be with cats. Humphrey is in the kennels in Devon.

   

Name: Jason

Sex: dog

Age: 3 years

Information: Retired greyhound Jason is a lovely natured, very friendly boy who loves his food and is very clean in his kennel. He loves to run and play in the field at the kennels and he has always come back when called. Jason was born in December 2014. He is in the kennels in Dorset.

   

Name: Jayjay

Sex: dog

Age: 2 and a half years

Information: Jayjay has been in the rescue kennels since January 2017 and has seen all his fellow greyhounds go to new homes, but sadly no-one seems to want him and he was the the only rescue dog in the kennels at Christmas. Jayjay is a handsome black greyhound who has a very gentle nature. He loves people and likes playing fetch with a ball. He is good with other greyhounds, but can be wary of small dogs, so will need careful introduction to them. Jayjay would love to find a home with an experienced greyhound owner who already has a female greyhound or lurcher, or he could be an only dog, as long as he is not left on his own for more than 4 hours a day. PLEASE make this rest of this year better than the last one was for Jayjay, one in which he has a home and someone to love him. Jayjay is in the kennels in Dorset.

   

Name: Jessica

Sex: bitch

Age: about 11 years

Information: This beautiful collie is Jessica. Her owner passed away, then she was found as a stray and the daughter signed her over. She loves playing, and can be quite nervous if startled, but a really lovely girl! Jessica can live with children aged over 10 years. After losing the person she loved, Jessica wants so much like to find a new home with someone who will love and care for her for the rest of her days. She is in the kennels in Devon. RESERVED

   

Name: Jewel

Sex: bitch

Age: almost 4 years

Information: Jewel is a small female greyhound was has come into the rescue kennels after being retired from racing in April 2018. She will be 4 years old in May. She is black with a white tip on her tail. Carly needs a cat free home, but can live with children aged over 5 years. uUto now, the only other dogs that Carly has met are greyhounds, so we don't know how she would be with small dogs. She can live with another greyhound or lurcher, or as an only dog, as long as she is not left for more than 4 hours a day. Carly is in the kennels in Devon.

   

Name: Ollie

Sex: dog

Age: about 18 months

Information: Lovely Ollie is a Collie x Dalmation x Cocker spaniel. He is medium in size. He was found in Crediton after being on the run for two weeks in the wild! He is going to need a special home where someone will work with him to gain his trust and know that he may not be allowed off lead for a while until he builds up his confidence. He's so lovely and very sweet once he comes around to you. He seems goods with other dogs. Ollie is in the kennels in Devon.

   

Name: Penny

Sex: bitch

Age: about 6 years

Information: Beautiful brindle lurcher Penny has been in the rescue kennels and hoping to find a home for a long time. She was found as stray in Wales and taken in by an inner city rescue. While there Penny she was attacked by another dog, which made her wary of other dogs. Since coming to the SDS rescue, she has been OK while near other dogs, so hopefully she is starting to overcome her fear of them. She has had one of her toes removed. Penny is very affectionate and loves people. We feel that she would be happiest in a home where she is the only dog. Penny can be left for a few hours. She is in the kennels in Devon. RESERVED

   

Name: Porter

Sex: dog

Age: 2 years

Information: Retired greyhound Porter is a very laid back, contented dog. He is very friendly and loves to run and play in the big field at the kennels, and he has always come back when he is told to do so. Porter is clean in his kennel. He is used to sharing a kennel, so can live in a home with another greyhound or lurcher. We have found that Porter seems to be wary of men, so it would be best if his main carer in a home is a lady. He was born in August 2015. Porter is in the kennels in Dorset.

   

Name: Rogan

Sex: dog

Age: 2 and a half years

Information: Beautiful brindle greyhound Rogan is a quite a timid boy who is shy with new people, but once he gets to know you he is very friendly. He is good with other dogs. Rogan was born in June 2015. He is in the kennels in Dorset.

   

Name: Seth

Sex: dog

Age: 4 years

Information: Beautiful black greyhound Seth has come into the rescue kennels with his brothers Peaky and Billy after being retired from racing. He was born on 12 September 2013. Seth is a lovely, affectionate boy who will make a wonderful pet and companion for someone. He loves people and will be happiest in a home where he is the only dog. He can live with older children and can be left for up to 4 hours a day. Seth cannot live with cats. He is in the kennels in Devon.

   

Name: Splodge

Sex: bitch

Age: about 6 years

Information: Splodge is a small and pretty staffy who has been through a lot bless her. She was brought in around a year ago after her owner died in tragic circumstances. She has been in a home for the last 8-9 months and sadly her new owner is terminally ill with weeks to live so she has had to come into the rescue kennels again. She gets on with male staffys generally but can be a little antisocial as she was attacked by a mastiff. She will chase cats as although she initially seemed ok around, them a cat attacked her and now she will chase! Probably will never be allowed off lead due to this. She is very people orientated and has lived with and around children as young as 1 years old. Splodge is in the kennels in Devon.

   

Name: Sylvia

Sex: bitch

Age: 4 years

Information: This very pretty greyhound is Sylvia who came into the rescue last year and went to a new home a few months ago, but sadly, through no fault of her own, she has had to come back into the rescue kennels. She is a beautiful, small and dainty girl who loves people and gets on well with other dogs. She has a delightful, enthusiastic, personality and greets her carers at the kennels with a happy face and a very waggy tail. Sylvia has been living with a whippet and got on very well with him, so she can go to a new home where there is already another greyhound, lurcher or whippet. She does need a cat free home and, as she is not used to living with them, where there are no small dogs. Sylvia can live with children aged over 8 years. Her favourite part of the day is when she is taken out into the field to run and play and have fun. Sylvia is in the kennels in Dorset.

   

Name: Teddy

Sex: dog

Age: over 10 years

Information: Poor little terrier Teddy came into the rescue as a stray after being dumped by his owner. His teeth are in an awful state which must be painful and uncomfortable, so he is having a dental which will make him feel much better. Teddy is looking for a home with someone who will give him the love and care he needs and deserves to have for the rest of his days. Teddy will be ready to go to his new home as soon as he has recovered from the dental, but he can be reserved now. He is in the kennels in Devon. RESERVED