Big Dogs

 

Zed - Adopt Me!






Max - Adopt Me!





Diamond- Adopt Me!






Zed

DOB - MAY 2013 | Male | ACD X Am Bulldog

Zed is a very interesting boy! He is full of energy and life and has lots of puppy love to share. He has not received much training yet and this will need to be a priority for his new family and incorporated into his daily routine. Zed will need lots of things to keep him busy if left alone during the day such as food dispensing toys and chew bones. 

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to active and experienced owners who have some experience with training. New owners must be committed to a group training course.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will require approx 2 x 45 minute walks daily plus lots of games and mental stimulation.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I could live with teenagers over 16 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Max

DOB - SEP 2009 | Male | Dogue de Bordeaux

Max is a gorgeous big teddy bear! He is a little overwhelmed with all the new faces at the refuge so appears a little hesitant in saying hello on first greet. Max is extremely strong on lead and would benefit from some training and walking on a harness. Max’s new owners should have a sense of humour and be prepared for lots of slobbery kisses.

MY IDEAL HOME: I will need to go to owners who have experience with the Dogue De Bordeaux breed and are a confident and assertive handler. Owners would ideally be looking for a dog who isn't energentic and love my sleep.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would like to go for 2 x 30 minute lead walks daily which may need to be decreased as I tire easily.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I could live with dog savvy teenagers over 16 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Diamond- Adopted

DOB - FEB 2005 | Female | German Shepherd

Diamond is a social girl who loves human contact. She is eager to greet new people and will pull towards them on lead to say hello, although is otherwise very well mannered. She has spend some time living in a kennel environment so will need to be shown some basic house manners. Diamond is a lovely girl who deserves the best home she can retire in.

MY IDEAL HOME: I ould ideally go to a family who are familiar with the Shepherd breed. Full time workers are possible as long as I have somewhere comfortable to relax and am allowed inside with the family when owners are home.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need 2 x 20-30minute walks daily plus games and enrichment at home.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I could live with dog savvy children over 10 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Beth - Adopt Me!





Ink - Adopt Me!







Missy - Adopt Me!










Beth

DOB - JAN 2012 | Female | Great Dane

Beth is absolutely adorable and a big gentle giant! Once Beth feels comfortable with new people she loves soaking up all the attention and getting lots of pats. With a bit of TLC and a loving family to help with the transition into her new home Beth will be a wonderful companion and we predict a couch potato! 

MY IDEAL HOME: I am quite shy around new people (particularly men) and a can get a bit scared when out in new environments, so my new family will need to be patient and give me plenty of time to settle into my new home.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need approximately 2 x 30 minute walks each day plus plenty of toys and mental enrichment when at home.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I could live with dog savvy children over 13 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet - I can be choosey with my doggy friends.

Ink

DOB - FEB 2013 | Male | Dalmation X Staffy

Ink is the perfect companion dog! Once in his own home we predict he will be a calm dog with plenty of love to share. Ink does have an active side and would benefit from a daily walk or a visit to the park or the beach to have a good run around. He’s a fairly easy going dog and would be suitable for a first time dog owner.

MY IDEAL HOME: I am an enthusiastic, energetic boy looking for an equally athletic family to join out and about.  I may suit full time workers so long as my daily exercise needs can be met and I am given enough time to settle into my new home.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need at least 2 x 45 minute walks each day plus plenty of toys and mental enrichment when at home.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I could live with kids over 13 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Missy

DOB - DEC 2008 | Female | Am Bulldog

Missy is a gorgeous girl! She is very sweet and just loves being with people. She is a low maintenance dog who enjoys going for a walk and having a cuddle. Missy is a regular in our office and is very well behaved inside and toilet trained. 

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a  family who have lots of time to spend with me and will give me a comfy bed inside. Missy would be the perfect companion for someone who works from home as she is great company.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I enjoy an hour of activity each day.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I could live with dog savvy children over 10 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet - I can be choosey with my canine friends.

Charlie - Adopt Me!








Quincy - Adopt Me!




Frank - Adopt Me!








 

Charlie

DOB - JAN 2013 | Female | Mastiff

Charlie is an energetic girl who would love a family that is not intimidated by her size.  Charlie loves human company and would love nothing more than to join her new family on the couch for movie nights.  Charlie does need some help learning good doggy manners, but if you have some experience with handling and training larger breeds, then Charlie is the perfect companion for you.

MY IDEAL HOME: I am an enthusiastic girl who doesn't know my size! As a result, I need some help learning how to slow down.  Owners who have experience handling large, strong breeds will love me.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would love to be taken on 2 x 30 minute walks each day, plus plenty of toys and mental enrichment when at home.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I could live with teenagers over 16 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Quincy

DOB - NOV 2012 | Male | Mixed

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Quincy is a very sweet and gentle boy. He is very much a smooch as he adores attention and affection and will happily sit there to receive it. He has a lovely easy going friendly nature, but having other animals in the home is a course of stress for him. He loves bouncy play and loves his toys. Quincy is an adorable loving boy who will be a fun loving companion for life.

MY IDEAL HOME: I need experienced owners who want a sweet gentle loving boy to join the family. I must be allowed inside with you as I adore human company and may whine when owners are not home.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will require approx 60 minutes of exercise a day and will also benefit from lots of enrichment and mental stimulation.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I am best suited to an adult only home.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Frank

DOB - MAR 2011 | Male | Rotti X Doberman

Don't let his grey muzzle fool you - this lovely boy is an active, energetic guy who would love a family to look after.  Frank loves a good cuddle and would love to join your family inside for movie nights.

MY IDEAL HOME: I am a strong boy looking for a family who is familiar with large/strong breeds.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need at least 2 x 45 minute walks each day plus plenty of toys and mental enrichment to keep me occupied when at home.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I could live with dog savvy children over 10 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

 
Kimbra - Adopt Me!


Doris - Adopt Me!



Pebble - Adopt Me!







Kimbra

DOB - FEB 2013 | Male | Irish Wolfhound X Staffy

Kimbra is a nice young man who loves exploring and being around his people. He does take time to get comfortable with a new person but once he has decided that you are ok, he can be affectionate and playful. Kimbra would be the perfect companion for an active family that enjoy taking their dog for a daily walk and lots of other adventures.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to owners who have owned dogs in the past. Owners will want a dog who likes human company but is also happy in their own space.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would love to go for 2x 1 hour lead walks daily.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I could live with children over 13 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Doris

DOB - JAN 2014 | Female | Bull Arab

Doris is a girl that you are likely to just fall head over heels in love with. She is a real smooch who wants to climb into your lap for kisses and cuddles. She loves spending time with people so needs to be part of the inside family. She will make a great companion for an active family committed to her training.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a fun loving adult family who have lots of time to train and give me the guidance I need.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need at least an hour of exercise per day plus games and enrichment at home.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I could live with teenagers over 16 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Pebbles- Adopted

DOB - NOV 2007 | Male | Am Bull Terrier

Pebbles is a very sweet boy who has quite a soft nature. He can be a little shy of new people but warms to you very quickly and once comfortable he adores affection and attention. Pebbles is a lovely boy who has so much potential he just needs owners who are willing to point him in the right direction. 

MY IDEAL HOME: I need active owners who are willing to invest a little time into teaching me some house manners so I can spend time indoors with them. Ideally my new family would be part time workers as I love companionship  

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I love 1.5 hours of activity daily and plenty of enrichment.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I could live with dog savvy children over 13 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Bursa - Adopt Me!








Shadow - Adopt Me!




Mixie - Adopt Me!







Bursa

DOB - JUN 2008 | Female | Greyhound

Bursa is an absolute sweetheart who is looking for a family with a big enough heart to welcome both her and Janu into their home. Bursa is eager to learn and would love to be taken to group obedience classes to help her bond with her new owners. Despite her size, Bursa thinks she is a lap dog and would love to join her new family on the couch for movie nights.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to owners who are familiar with the Greyhound breed and who can adopt me and my sister, Janu.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would love to join you on at least a 30 minute walk each day plus plenty of toys and mental enrichment when at home.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I could live with children over 10 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Shadow

DOB - JAN 2013 | Female | Am Bulldog

Shadow is gorgeous girl who will keep her owners amused with her funny antics. Shadow is a big girl who doesn't know her own strength, she walks well on leash but when she wants to get to somewhere she pulls hard.  Shadow can be a bit shy in new environments and needs a family that can help her gain confidence.

MY IDEAL HOME: I am a big girl and don't know my own strength. Owners who have experience with large breeds are recommended.  I can be a bit shy around new people and in new environments, so need a family that can be patient with me and help me gain confidence.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would love 2 x 30 minute walks each day, plus plenty of toys and mental enrichment when at home.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I could live with children over 13 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet - I can be choosey with my doggy friends.

Mixie- Adopted

DOB - FEB 2009 | Female | Irish Wolfhound

Mixie is such a sweetheart! She was not in the best condition when she came to us, she had very sore ears and was extremely under weight but regardless of this she still loves people and gets as much cuddles as she can! Everyday she is feeling more comfortable and is really coming out of her shell and she just has so much personality. Mixie is so soft natured and gets her random bursts of energy, if allowed she will make herself a couch potato and will spend as much time with her new family as she can. A truly gentle giant

MY IDEAL HOME: I just needs a home that will allow her to be an inside family companion.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need approx 2 x 30 minute walks daily plus toys and mental enrichment such as kongs and IQ toys.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I could live with children over 5 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

 

 

Shaman- Adopt Me!





Waggs - Adopt Me!





Shimba - Adopt Me!






Shaman

DOB - FEB 2010 | Male | German Shepherd

Shaman is a moderately social boy who does take a little bit of time to warm to new people. He is a well mannered boy who can be a little bit reserved on greet but once warmed to you can become quite affectionate. He is a typical German Shepherd who will need to be kept occupied when owners are not home. Once settled into a new home he will make a great family companion.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a family experienced with the German Shepherd breed. New owners can work full time as long as I am included as part of the family when owners are home.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need 2 x 30minute walks daily plus games and enrichment at home.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I am great with kids over 13 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: I prefer my own space.

Waggs

DOB - SEPT 2008 | Male | Labrador

Waggs appears to be quite an easy going dog that does take his time in getting to know new people. He can be a little wary until familiar and will back away if pushed. Once familiar is an absolute smooch of a boy who will take all the attention he can get. He loves to play an can be a little boisterous when excited but he listen and will settle down when asked. He is fairly well mannered and is very eager in pleasing. He is an easy going laid back kind of boy who will be a loyal loving companion.

MY IDEAL HOME: I am perfect for someone who loves their big lap dogs and wants a playful, affectionate and comical mate.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need an  hours walk daily plus games and enrichment at home.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I am great with kids over 8 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Shimba

DOB - SEPT 2011 | Male | Labrador X Mastiff

Shimba is a very social boy who loves human company. He can get a little excitable but does calm down quickly. He is a lovely boy who is a little more picky with his doggy friends and therefore needs a competent owner who will be committed to his training. 

MY IDEAL HOME: I need to go to owners who have experience with large breed dogs and who will allow me to spend time inside the house with them as I love company.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would like to go for 2 x 45 minute lead walks daily. I will make a good companion dog for a confident, experienced owner.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I am great with kids over 5 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: I need to be the only dog in my new home.

 
Clara - Adopt Me!




Woody - Adopt Me!







Clara

DOB - JUL 2009 | Female | Bull Arab

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Clara is an absolute sweetheart and very loving and friendly. She loves a good pat but is not clingy. Her favorite game is playing fetch and she already knows to bring the ball back! Clara is a fairly low maintenance dog who gets along with everybody. She will be very easy to look after at home.  

MY IDEAL HOME: I would love a home where I will be included as an important member of the family and not left in the backyard on my own.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will require approximately 2 x 30 min walks daily to help trim her weight down.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I could live with dog savvy teenagers over 16 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Woody

DOB - JAN 2013 | Male | Mixed

Woody has had a tough start to life and has some resulting baggage, but with a bit of TLC this big guy will make a great addition to any home.  He is a sweet boy looking for a family that is willing to teach him how to trust and learn that the world is a friendly place. Woody is a big boy; however has not been well treated in his past.  As a result he can take a bit of time to warm up to people and men will need to take a bit of extra time again.

MY IDEAL HOME: I may suit full time workers once I am given a chance to settle into my new home and my new family are able to meet my exercise needs.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need at least 2 x 30 minute walks each day plus plenty of toys and mental enrichment to keep me occupied at home.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I am great with kids over 13 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.