Big Dogs

 


Tazoo - Adopt Me!


Tipsy - Adopt Me!

Tudor - Adopt Me!

Tazoo

DOB - JUL 2013 | Male | Greyhound X

Tazoo is an exhuberant and active boy who loves human company. He is boisterous on greet and very jumpy. He does take time to settle but can be quite affectionate once he has settled. Tazoo does lack some self control but is very eager to learn new things. Tazoo may become destructive if left alone with nothing to do. Great boy who will need guidance from his new owners. 

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to an active family who want a dog they can take to training. New owners can work full time as long as I am left with plenty of mental enrichment and gets the exercise 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 am great with kids over 13 years.

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

Tipsy

DOB - MAY 2013 | Female | Staghound

Tipsy is a sweet girl looking for a family with a big enough heart to welcome both her and her brother, Tudor into their home.  Tipsy is very affectionate and would love to be a lap dog (despite her size).  If you are looking for two awesome dogs to join your family, then look no further - Tipsy and Tudor are for you.

MY IDEAL HOME: I may suit full time workers as I have my brother, Tudor to keep me company. However, my new family must be committed to meeting my exercise requirements and making sure I have plenty of toys and mental enrichment to prevent boredom during the day.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will love to be taken for 2 x 30 minute walks each day.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet - I need to be rehomed with my brother, Tudor.

Tudor

DOB - MAR 2010 | Male | Greyhound

Tudor is a gorgeous boy looking for a family with a big enough heart to welcome both him and his sister, Tipsy into their home.  Tudor is a massive goofball and will have you in stitches watching his antics.  If you are looking for two awesome dogs to join your family, then look no further - Tipsy and Tudor are for you.

MY IDEAL HOME: I am a gorgeous boy looking for a family with a big enough heart to welcome both me and my sister, Tipsy into their home.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will love to be taken for 2 x 30 minute walks each day.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet - I need to be rehomed with my sister, Tipsy.

Molly - Adopt Me!



Shadow - Adopt Me!

Missy - Adopt Me!

Molly

DOB - AUG 2008 | Female | Bull Mastiff

Molly is an awesome girl that is amazingly affectionate and she is happiest when she is getting a butt scratch. She is quite a well mannered girl that doesn't pull too much on lead, she loves to sit and giving you the paw is her favourite party trick. Molly is also quite a toy fan and acts like a little puppy when she runs after the tennis ball and brings it back. She is a girl that is looking for a home where she can be inside with her family in a relaxed and quiet environment.

MY IDEAL HOME: I am looking for a home where I can be an inside family companion. I will do well with full time workers howeve I must be inside with my family when they are home as I adore and need the human companionship.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will require approx 2 x 30 minute walks daily plus toys and mental enrichment. 

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I have been with many kids in my previous home but they must be dog savvy and over 8 years old.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Not good with cats!

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. 

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would love an hour of exercise each day plus lots of playtime at home.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Missy - In foster

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.

Cooper - Adopt Me!
Bauer - Adopt Me!


Hawaii - Adopt Me!


Cooper

DOB - APR 2007 | Male | Doberman X

Cooper may look big and tough but he really is just a big marshmallow! Cooper still has lots of spunk and energy, he'll love a daily walk and a family that will include him in their lives. Cooper will be a great family dog, he's very easy to care for and already trained!!

MY IDEAL HOME: I may suit full time workers so long as I am given enough time to settle into my new home and my daily exercise needs can be met.

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

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

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

Bauer - In foster

DOB - APR 2012 | Male | Ridgeback X

Bauer is a big softy and the perfect hot water bottle for winter! At night Beaur likes to complete doggie puzzles and continue his training and then retire to bed or his spot on the couch. He's a very special member of our refuge family and is currently living in foster care with a volunteer who has given him all A+'s on his report card. Bauer can be a little shy so needs a gentle loving family. With some TLC Bauer be a wonderful companion for a very lucky family.

MY IDEAL HOME: I have had a tough past and as a result I do not like being left alone. I would best suit a home where I have company all the time. New owners should be experienced with with shy dogs and must give me loads of time to settle into my new home.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will require an hour walk each day plus lots of games and mental stimulation.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I need to be rehomed in an adult-only household.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: I would ideally go to an only dog home (including  dogs, kids and cats) where he can get all the training and attention he needs.

Hawaii

DOB - OCT 2014 | Female | German Shepherd x

Hawaii is an awesome girl that is unique in both looks and personality. She enjoys to be around her people and after she has sniffed everything possible she will then come and pop her legs on you for a cuddle. Hawaii has not had much training previously, at the minute she is a pro at sitting but will certainly benefit from attending a group training class to learn some more doggie manners and tricks! You just can`t help but love her!

MY IDEAL HOME: I'm able to jump over big fences so my new owners will need to have a colourbond fence with a return or simply keep her inside while they are not home. For this reason it would be best that I go to part time workers and also have a plenty of mental stimulation by feeding me through kongs and puzzles to deter this behaviour.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I am an energetic girl that requires approx 2 x 45 minute walks daily plus toys and enrichment. At the refuge I have been capable of jumping up and holding onto the fence so it is likely that when left alone, if I become bored I will learn to climb. 

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I could live with dog savvy kids over 10 ears.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Doris - Adopt Me!

Scooby - Adopt Me!



Hugo - Adopt Me!



Doris - In foster

DOB - FEB 2014| Female | Bull Arab

Undergoing training - Expressions of Interest welcome.

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 am great with teenagers over 16 years.

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

Scooby - In foster

DOB - DEC 2012 | Male | Great Dane

Scooby is a massive goofball looking for a home that will appreciate his massive personality.  Scooby can be a bit shy when getting to know you, but once he does, be prepared for some giant great dane kisses!  If you are looking for a giant friend to become part of your family, then Scooby is the dog for you.

MY IDEAL HOME: I may suit part time workers so long as my daily exercise needs can be met and I am given time to settle into my new home before being left alone.

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

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Hugo - Adopted

DOB - DEC 2010 | Male | Mixed

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Hugo is one gorgeous sweet loving boy who adores people. He has good manners and he is eager to please. He loves to run and loves to play, but he can become quite excitable when playing and does takes a little time for him to calm. Hugo has a lovely nature and would make a wonderful companion.

MY IDEAL HOME: I'd love active owners looking for a sweet and affectionate boy to join the family. I am not suited to the outside only life as I love being with people.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will require an hours walk each day.

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

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

Heidi - Adopt Me!

Hercules - Adopt Me!

Dozer - Adopt Me!

Heidi - In Foster

DOB - APR 2009 | Female | Mastiff

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Heidi is a gorgeous girl looking for a home with big enough hearts to welcome her and Hercules into their home.  Heidi is much more affectionate than Hercules and loves her pats and cuddles.  With a bit of guidance and love, Heidi and Hercules will make a wonderful addition to any family.

MY IDEAL HOME: I may suit part time workers, so long as I am given enough time to settle into my new environment before being left alone.  My buddy, Hercules, will help keep me entertained while my new family is out.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would love to be taken for at least 2 x 30 minute walks each day.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Hercules - In Foster

DOB - APR 2010 | Male | Mastiff

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Hercules is a handsome boy looking for a home with big enough hearts to welcome him and Heidi into their home.  Hercules can be a bit more aloof than Heidi, however he will come in for some love and affection after he has finished exploring.  With a bit of guidance and love, Heidi and Hercules will make a wonderful addition to any family.

MY IDEAL HOME: I may suit part time workers, so long as I am given enough time to settle into my new environment before being left alone.  My buddy, Heidi, will help keep me entertained while my new family is out.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would love to be taken for at least 2 x 30 minute walks each day.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Dozer

DOB - JAN 2011 | Male | Am Staffy Bull Terrier

Undergoing training - Expressions of Interest Welcome

Dozer is a sweet, energetic boy looking for a family to love.  He is great with kids, but should still be supervised as he may accidentally knock the over with his exuberance.  Dozer is very eager to please and is simply looking for some guidance.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a moderately active and affectionate family who want a companion dog. Full time workers are possible as long as I am left with lots of mental enrichment and get the human contact I need when owners are home.

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 am great with kids..

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet - I have lived with other dogs in the past; however I can be a bit picky with my doggy friends.

Woody - Adopt Me!



Sally - Adopt Me!

Django - Adopt Me!


Woody

DOB - FEB 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.

MY IDEAL HOME: I need to learn that I can trust people before showing you my big goofy nature. 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 and must be kept on lead at all times.

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

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

Sally - In foster

DOB - APR 2012 | Female | Mastiff

Sally is a sweet little lady. She has a soft nature and is looking for a loving home were she can be spoilt. She can be very unsure of new people approaching especially if they are too quick and scare her so she may tell you to leave her alone but if you are gentle with her she will just roll over for a belly scratch (definitely her favourite spot). Sally is quite sad and confused since coming here and her eyes will just melt your heart, She deserves a loving home where is can be inside with her new family and queen of the castle.

MY IDEAL HOME: I need a family who will give me plenty of time to settle in. I will be fine with full time workers but must have plenty of mental stimulation to keep me occupied when I am alone.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will require approx 2 x 30 minute walks daily, In my previous home I was left to roam a large property so it is important I get the same amount of exercise if I go to a suburban home.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Django

DOB - JUN 2010 | Male | Mastiff

Django is a beautiful big teddy bear that is looking for a loving home where he can be an inside companion. It is likely that he has had a rough start in life as he does not trust easily, you must take time to get to know him and once you gain his trust he is soooo affectionate! He cuddles right into you and loves a good ear scratch but he does also think he is a lapdog so he will need training to teach him the house rules. Django will need very savvy owners that are going to allow him get to know people as if he is pushed and scared he will tell them off. He is a big strong boy so they must also be physically capable of taking him on his daily walks. Django is an awesome dog and once you gain his trust you will have a friend for life. He is just beautiful.

MY IDEAL HOME: I need to go to part-time workers how can give me the love and TLC that I deserve.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will require approx 2 x 30 minute walks daily.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I need to live in an adult only home.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Banjo - Adopt Me!


Radcliffe - Adopt Me!

Mitzi - Adopt Me!

Banjo

DOB - JAN 2011 | Male | Bull Arab

Banjo is a sweet boy looking for a family willing to manage his dietary requirements.  He has a bit of a sensitive stomach, but that simply matches his sweet, sensitive nature.  This big boy is very strong and will need some help learning to walk nicely on a lead, but with a bit of TLC he will make a wonderful addition to any family.

MY IDEAL HOME: I may suit full time workers so long as my daily exercise needs can be met and I am left with plenty of toys and mental enrichment when home alone.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would love to be taken for at least 2 x 30 min walks to tire me out each day.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I would suit chidren over 13 due to my size and strength. 

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Radcliffe

DOB - JUNE 2011 | Male | Rottweiler x

Radcliffe is a gentle giant looking for a new home to love him.  He is a very sweet boy who loves company and would love to lounge around with his new family on the couch.  Radcliffe can be picky with his doggy friends and would prefer to be the center of attention in his new home.

MY IDEAL HOME: I may suit part time workers, so long as they can commit to my daily exercise requirements and give me plenty of mental enrichment when I am home alone to prevent boredom.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would love to be taken for at least 2 x 30 minute walks each day.

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

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

Mitzi - Adopted

DOB - SEP 2013 | Female | Mastiff

Mitzi is a gorgeous girl who loves human affection, she loves cuddles and will happily flop into your lap. Mitzi will enjoy a family who will include her in their activities and take her for a long walk each day to burn off some energy! Mitzi is a little more picky with her doggy friends than her human ones and will need training to address this. She is very responsive to her training to date and it will help with establishing a bond with her new family. She is a sweet loving girl and is looking for someone to teach her how to behave appropriately when out and about, with a committed owner she will blossom!

MY IDEAL HOME: 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 before being left alone

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would  love to be taken for at least 2 x 45 minute walks each day, plus be given plenty of toys and mental stimulation to keep me occupied at home.  

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Bilbo - Adopt Me!
Blondie - Adopt Me!

Monty - Adopt Me!

Bilbo

DOB - APR 2012 | Male | Greyhound

Bilbo is a gorgeous boy looking for a family who can appreciate him.  Despite his size, Bilbo is an absolute snuggler who will try his best to climb into your lap.  Bilbo is more energetic than your typical greyhound, so if you are looking for a walking buddy, then Bilbo is the dude for you.

MY IDEAL HOME: I may suit part time workers so long as I am given enough time to settle into my new home before being left alone.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I am more energetic then your typical greyhound, so will need at least 2 x 30 minute walks each day to help tucker me out.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Blondie

DOB - MAR 2013 | Female | Am Staffy Bull Terrier

Blondie is a very sweet and affectionate girl. She loves human contact.She was given up for no reason of her own and apparantly has had quite a bit of time put into her.This still needs to be continued given she is a little wary of initial meets with other dogs. If Blondie gets the human contact, exercise and training she needs she will make a great family companion.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to an energetic family who want a companion dog. New owners should have some training experience in the past and a group training course is strongly recommended.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need at least 2 x 45 minute walks each day to help tucker me out.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Monty - In foster

DOB - SEPT 2013 | Male | Staffy X Mastiff

Monty is a very sweet and social boy. He can be shy with new people but warms to you very quickly. Once he is familiar with you he does become a funny clown who will jump up on you, this will subside commitment to training. He can be excitable and is a very playful fella. Monty will need some guidance and training from his new owners where he is sure to progress into an awesome family dog. Cool Dude!

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to an active family who want a companion dog.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will require approx 2 x 45 minute walks daily plus games and metal stimulation especially when left alone.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet - eager to interact and play.

Jax - Adopt Me!
Ringo - Adopt Me!
 
Pav - Adopt Me!
 

Jax - Adopted 

DOB - MAY 2014 | Male | Staffy x Mastiff

Jax is a very exuberant and energetic boy who adores human contact. He has had little to no training in the past so does lack basic manners. He is a young goofy boy who loves to run around and play. Great boy who will make a great family companion as long as he gets the training and human company he needs.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to an active and fun loving family who want an exuberant boy they can take to training. My new owners must have some training experience and be willing to provide me with lots of mental enrichment. Part time workers are possible as long as I am included as part of the family when owners are home.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need at least 1.5 hours of exercise per day plus games and enrichment at home. If left alone for too long, I can become destructive (digging and chewing), so my new family must be dedicated to giving me plenty of exercise and mental enrichment activities daily.  I can be very strong on lead, so owners with previous experience with strong/large breeds would be beneficial.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I could live with dog savvy children over 8 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Ringo

DOB - MAY 2011 | Male | Staffordshire Bull Terrier

Ringo is a gorgeous boy looking for a home that can deal with a whole lotta love.  This big boy needs a family that can give him some guidance and who are able to manage his strength; however with a bit of TLC, Ringo will make a great addition to any family.

MY IDEAL HOME: I may suit part time workers so long as my daily exercise needs can be met and I am given plenty of mental enrichment when left home alone.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would love to be taken for at least 2 x 30 minute walks each day, but will need to be kept on lead and away from areas where ill mannered dogs may run up to me uncontrolled. 

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I can oly live with dog people over 16 years as I am unaware of my size and can be jumpy.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

 

Pav

DOB - JUN 2005 | Male | Kelpie x Rottweiler

Pav is a lovely gentleman seeking a home where he can retire.  He is still quite active for his age and loves being taken for walks or trips to the beach.  Pav loves company and is very quick to come in for a snuggle, so be prepared to make some room on your couch for this guy.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would love to go home with either a stay at home worker or possibly a part time worker as I love company and will need a family that can exercise me regularly.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need at least 2 x30 minute walks each day plus plenty of toys and mental enrichment to prevent boredom. 

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I would suit children over 5 years old. I have lived with children previously; however only interacted under supervision

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

 


   

Shrek

DOB - JUN 2014 | Male | Bull Terrier x Staffy

Shrek is a cool guy that is looking for owners that have owned a big beautiful boy like this in the past as he is quite strong. He has had very little training previously and he can sometimes be naughty by jumping up however will sit once you ask. Shrek will need assistance with his doggie manners by attending a group training class. Once his exercise requirements ar met he is quite an affectionate boy that loves to relax to give kisses and cuddles!

MY IDEAL HOME: I may suit full time workers but will need my family home with me for a couple of days at the beginning to help me settle into my new home.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will require a minimum of 2 x 45 minute walks daily so will be looking for a home that I can join that are already quite active.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I would suit children over 10 years. I may be too boisterous for some kids.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.