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The animals listed below are only a small selection of those in our care. The list is changing every day. If you think you may be able to give one of these a home please telephone the Shelter for more details.


LAST UPDATED ON 21 February 2019

Molly 3 year old American Bull Dog x

Molly was abandoned by her owner in an empty industrial estate, this has traumatised Molly and this has had a very negative effect on her. She is not coping out in the kennels and has lost weight and she has become withdrawn. What we can tell you is that she is very loving, obedient and lazy - she is very timid this is probably due to her not trusting humans anymore. Molly is good on walkies with other dogs providing they don't bother her or try to be amorous with her, she has been heavily bred off so she is not wanting doggie affection, due to this she would be best as the only dog in the home. She has met a cat and was not bothered - but if the cat was to have a go at her she may retaliate. She is a very gentle dog and is good on or off the lead. A nice quiet laid back home would be best - No children. Anyone wishing to adopter her will have to get to know her over a period of time. She will need someone home most of the day as being abandoned has left her with separation issues

2 year old French Bull Dog
Eric has double incontinence due to his brain not sending signals to the bladder or bowl thus he has to wear a nappy whilst in the home and this will be for the rest of his life.
He also has a megaesophagus - this means he has to be fed small meals to prevent him regurgitating his food.
He has a great personality and is very tolerant of all the washes, sudacrem applications and cuddles he gets on a daily basis
He is ok with other dogs (neutered dogs only) and does not mind cats. He can get a bit mouthy when he gets excited.
He will need a quiet home with no children - He finds a busy household a little too much and he does get car sick
Anyone wishing to adopted Eric will have to spend time over a few days or even weeks getting to know him as he has attached himself to the staff at the Shelter and he thinks this is his home!
His adopter will need to be patient, understanding of his condition and someone must be at home most of the day to be able to change his nappies and clean him

4 year old Mastiff cross
What a good dog Troy is - he is very loving, playful and sociable. He has met female dogs and seems to be a lover not a fighter – he is very enthusiastic around them and can be too much for smaller dogs and would probably be better as the only dog in the home. He got hissed at by a cat and ran off.
He is clean in his kennel so should be housetrained and we know he is good with children (6+) He is a big strong dog so an experienced owner is needed.
He is great in the car but needs some training on the lead.


12 month old Lurcher

Nala is a very attentive dog, always looking to please you. She walks very good on the lead. She is great with other dogs and very loving. She does not like a bath and finds this very stressful and is also reluctant to travel in a car.
She is a quick learner and will need ongoing training. She is very active so lots of things to do and plenty of walkies are a must (children 6+)


13 month old Shar Pei/Husky cross

Pepper is a great dog, very loving, playful and good manners. She has met a dog and she is not very comfortable around them so she will need to be the only pet. In time with socialisation she may become more accepting of dogs. She is a little shy but soon warms to you.

She is housetrained but due to her age she will need someone in part of the day. Older children should be fine.

6 year old Lurcher
Sam is a great dog, he is fun and makes you laugh. He is playful and loving and can be quite lazy as well. He will need to be the only pet, no cats or small dogs.
He is obsessed with teddy's and likes rip them up to see what's inside. He is fine with children (6 years +)
He has been worked so caution is needed when out and about with small animals.

12 month old Whippet x
Cha cha is a great dog, full of fun and happiness
She is very active and very intelligent so will need an adopter who will stimulate her mind and take her out for lots of exercise
She will need to be the only pet in the home as she is not dog/cat friendly
She is very loving but due to a lack of manners around children she would be best with teenagers and older. She is housetrained


8-10 year old Miniature Pinscher

Pip is a very shy little dog this is due to being given away several times - we know of 4 homes he has already had - so it takes time for him to trust new people but once he lets you in he is a very happy, loving and sociable little dog. He has no issues with other dogs and cats do not bother him. He loves going for walkies and for his age is he is very active. He is in good health and he has just had a dental carried out. Anyone wishing to adopt him may need to get to know him over a period of time - No children



3 year old American Bull Dog

Tilly is a wonderful dog- she gives the best cuddles. She is very attentive, obedient and very loving. She is good with children (5+) and housetrained.
She is unsure of other dogs so would be best as the only pet.


Chico - 6 year old Staffordshire Bull Terrier

Chico came in a stray and although his owner knows he is here she has not claimed him or communicated with us. Chico is very active, playful and very loving. Although he tolerates other dogs if they leave him alone he is best being the only pet (no cats)
He is good with children (6+). He will need someone at home most of the day as he suffers from separation anxiety this is due to being passed from home to home.


5 year old cross breed (small)

Barney is our little pocket rocket, he is very loving and sociable and loves to play with other dogs. He is good with children (5+) and is housetrained.

You will need secure and solid fencing. Barney is very active so will need plenty of thing to do. No cats

5 year old American Bull Dog
Pablo has been locked in a garden since he was a puppy with very little socialisation and when his owner landed himself in prison he was no longer wanted by the family.
Pablo has adjusted very well to life (all be it in kennels) He loves his walkies –
he is good on the lead but due to his size and lack of fitness he is slow and likes short walkies –
He is good with most dogs (only neutered) He loves his walkies with Eric the French Bull Dog :-) and Tina our resident Alsatian.
He is very loving and sometimes becomes a bit amorous. His adopter will need to have experience with large dogs and live a calm and quiet life.
No Children and although he is ok with most dogs (if they are neutered, he does not like un-neutered males or brown fluffy dogs) he is best as the only pet.


16 month old Pug cross

Sushi is a great little dog, she is loving, playful, well-mannered and sociable.

She is fine with other dog and cats. Children 5+
Sushi is a very sweet little dog - (other dogs must be neutered)