Medium Dogs

 

Otis - Adopt Me!
Sugar - Adopt Me!
Octavia - Adopt Me!

Otis

D.O.B. ~ FEB 2007 | Male | Kelpie

Otis bonds very quickly and he is quick to share his hugs. He just LOVES human affection. He is not so happy interacting with other dogs and needs owners who will help him to manage this. He is a very smoochy boy and will make a lovely companion for someone who is willing to invest.

MY IDEAL HOME: I need to go to someone who is basically willing to manage me for who I am and not try to change me.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I am always on the go and love 2 hours activity a day and plenty of stimulation and playtime.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I am not suited to a home with children.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: I'd prefer to be an only dog.

Sugar

DOB - MAY 2011 | Female | Cattle Dog X

Sugar really is a sweetheart. Sugar is a lovely girl who needs owners who can help her learn to trust again. It is obvious that Sugar has not been well socialised and therefore she needs to be introduced to new things slowly and allowed time to improve her confidence. Although Sugar can take a little time to learn to trust, once she does she becomes a very loyal and loving companion who will happily follow you to the ends of the earth and back again.

MY IDEAL HOME: I need confident and experienced owners who I can differ to and trust to guide and direct me. I like to be wherever my human family are.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I am a high energy dog who needs plenty of stimulation.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I could live with a family with dog savvy teenagers.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Octavia

DOB - 2006 | Female | Beagle

Octavia is a bit of a stress head in the kennel environment. She is social to people but will bark at you from outside the kennel. Once she is familiar with you she can be quite a smoochy girl. She is a typical Beagle in the way she will follow her nose everywhere she goes. Great dog but will need time to settle into a new home.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a home where I am not left alone for long periods of time as I don't cope well on my own if left for too long. New owners should be experienced with the Beagle breed and understand that they are not a dog for everyone.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I love about an hour of activity a day and plenty of games and enrichment..

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Timba - Adopt Me!

Buddy - Adopt Me!
Rusty - Adopt Me!

Timba 

DOB - MAR 2012 | Male | Staffy X Kelpie

Timba appears to be quite an easy going and non-demanding dog; he is very happy to interact and receive affection, but also happy to go off and explore or do his own thing. Apart from small amounts of jumping up initially he calms well and wants to please. He appears to be quite a confident and easy going dog who just wants to be with people.

MY IDEAL HOME: I need a home where I am treated like a mate. I would make an ideal tradies dog, or dog for someone wanting a dog simply to 'hang around' with, or a family that I can be an active member of.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I enjoy an hours 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 - I can be a little choosey with my doggy friends.

Buddy

DOB - MAR 2013 | Male | Border Collie  X Kelpie

Buddy is a very exuberant and highly active boy who is always on the go. He has been brought to us for being too active, destructive and vocal for suburbia life. He is a typical working dog and will go for hours without stopping. He has an extremely active mind (and body) and is always looking for something to do. If his needs are met, he can quite social and wants to please. Owners must understand Buddy is in need of direction and guidance as he is a young dog that has been left to his own devices. He will need lots of mental stimulation and enrichment, not simply room to run.

MY IDEAL HOME: I am not suited as a 'suburban' back yard dog. I am a working dog who must be treated as such. I have the drive and energy levels of one of a working dog. Owners must want a dog to participate in dog sports with, etc.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I have energy to burn and love 2 hours activity daily.

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

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

Rusty

DOB - MAR 2005 | Male | Mixed

Rusty is a LOVELY, social and quite affectionate dog who appears to be quite gentle and calm. He is a social boy who does take time to warm to new people and needs to be familiar with you before he accepts affection, as he will have a sniff check you out and be on his way. He is quite vocal when he sees you as he tries to get your attention. He is overall a very nice, sweet and is quite the gentleman when he wants to be. Rusty is looking for somewhere to retire and have all the creature comforts of a loving home.

MY IDEAL HOME: I need a home where I can have all the creature comforts of a loving home and somewhere I can retire in.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I enjoy a slower pace to life and love a leisurely stroll.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Polo - Adopt Me!

Marvin - Adopt Me!



Mooch - Adopt Me!

Polo

D.O.B. ~ AUG 2011  | Male | Mixed

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Polo is a young boy who needs a loving home that can offer him direction. He's a real mate's dog who is not overly affectionate but enjoys company. He loves to play games and chase just about anything!

MY IDEAL HOME: I'd love an active home where there is plenty to do.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I'd make a great running companion.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I'd prefer an adult-only household.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Prefer to be an only pet

Marvin

DOB - OCT 2013 | Male | Staffy X GSD

Marvin was very excited on greet. He did not jump up much but did pace up and down the kennel and mouthed my hand when i went to pat him. He seems to find it hard to stay still and may need some self control training. He was otherwise a well mannered boy who loves to run.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to an active family who have had similar breeds in the past. New owners should want an energetic dog they can take running etc.

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

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Mooch

DOB - AUG 2011 | Male | Staffy

Mooch is lovely, soft natured, fun loving, doofus of a dog. He appears to be quite an easy going and calm boy with a heart of gold. He loves nothing more than a belly rub. Obviously being the size his is he can be quite heavy when jumping up and at times he can be boisterous however he shows good self control. Overall he appears to be a lovely boy who simply needs a bit of training He will make a very loving and loyal companion.

MY IDEAL HOME: I am a true mate dog. I need owners who will treat me like a member of the family as I am not suited to an outside only life.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I enjoy an hours activity daily and plenty of enrichment.

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 a little choosey with my doggy friends.

Yolo - Adopt Me!

Uno - Adopt Me!


Max - Adopt Me!




Yolo

DOB - APR 2012 | Male | Staffy

Yolo is one cool boy! He is a typical staffy, very people orientated, always wants to be a part of the action. Loves to just be with you. Can be excitable and jumpy on greet but does settle. Energetic boy who loves to run around and play.

MY IDEAL HOME: I am a mates dog! Ideally I would be cruising around with owners on the front seat, or going for daily runs with them. New owners will need to do some training with me which will help them to connect with me.

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

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Uno

DOB - 2008 | Male | Staffy Bull Terrier

Uno is your typical sweet loving and slightly needy older staffy. He has a calm and gentle nature as he will come over to you and push in for a pat. He is a little sit in his ways, and has slight selective hearing at times, but he can be a bit of a gentle man when he wants to be. He does tend to vocalize to get your attention and when left for too long, but once he is with people he calms and is content. He is a boy that will need a little time to bond, but once he has he will be a loyal loving companion who has loads of love to give.

MY IDEAL HOME: I need a quiet calm home where I will be centre of attention and just mull around the home. I would suit owners looking for a calm well-mannered boy who is slightly needy to join the family.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I enjoy a slower pace to life and plenty of companionship.

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 a little picky with my doggy friends.

Max

DOB - SEPT 2013 | Male | Lab X Staffy

Max is a young and exuberant boy who lacks self-control. He loves human company and affection and will do anything to be with you. He does not always cope well on his own. Lovely boy who needs loads of guidence and training. He is not a dog for the faint hearted.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a family who want an energetic and fun loving boy. New owners must be already active and be able to give me the mental enrichment I need.

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

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Jake - Adopt Me!

Jock - Adopt Me!
Sunny - Adopt Me!

Jake

DOB - JUL 2009 | Male | Rotti X Labrador

Jake is a very friendly, bouncy fellow who can be quite boisterous at times. He can be quite vocal and talkative. Once out and about he does seem to settle and becomes quite a well mannered boy. He loves to play and adores his balls and would play with them all day if let be. Jake is a real mate dog and although occasionally he likes to play rough, on the inside he is made of marshmallow. Jake will make a very loving and loyal companion.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would be an ideal companion for an active family who can keep up with me. I need plenty of exercise and mental stimulation to keep me happy.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I have plenty of energy and love daily walks and plenty of playtime.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Jock

DOB - 2005 | Male | Blue Heeler X Rotti

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Jock is a boy who is full of life! He is an outgoing and happy boy who has energy to burn. He can be a tad boisterous but is very eager to please. Overall, he's a great dog.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would love an active family who will provide plenty of stimulation to exercise my mind and body.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I am full of beans and love plenty of playtime and stimulation.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I could live with calm, dog savvy children.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet, however cats may not be my friend. Watch Jock play with his doggy friends.

Sunny

D.O.B. ~ JAN 2012 | Female | Cattle Dog

Sunny is a funny girl who has special needs due to a rough start to life. Sunny takes time to warm to new people but once she trusts you she will be a friend for life. Her favourite thing to do is run and play with her soccerball.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would suit experienced dog owners in an adult only household.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I have energy t burn and need 2 hours of activity daily and love plenty of stimulation.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I'd prefer an adult only household.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: I'd prefer to be the only dog.

Qorrel - Adopt Me!
Bennie - Adopt Me!

Winnie - Adopt Me!




Quorrel

D.O.B. ~ AUG 2013 | Female | Kelpie

Quorrel is a very exuberant and active girl who is always on the go. She is a typical working dog and will go for hours without stopping. She has an extremely active mind (and body) and is always looking for something to do. If her needs are met, Quorrel can become a lovely and social girl who can settle quite well and is very biddable, however if she is bored or her mental and physical needs are not met, she will be an extremely problematic dog. She will need lots of mental stimulation and enrichment, not simply exercise. Quorrel would make a great cycling partner.

MY IDEAL HOME: I am not suited as a suburban backyard dog. I am a working dog and need to be treated as such. My family must be eager to participate in doggy sports.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I have energy to burn and love 2 hours of activity 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 can be a little picky with my doggy friends.

Bennie

D.O.B. ~ MAR 2011 | Male | Border Collie X Spaniel

Bennie is a very active boy mentally and physically as he is on the go most of the time. He is a happy loving boy who just loves being around people. He is a young dog who is in need of some training as he is a little lost in the way of manners and has slight selective hearing at times. He is such a fun character who loves to run and loves to play. Bennie is a great little guy and with some training will be a fun loving friend for life.

MY IDEAL HOME: I need owners willing to invest time into training as I have been brought to the Refuge for being quite boisterous and have not had much training.

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

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

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

Winnie

D.O.B. ~ MAR 2013 | Female | Rotti

Winnie is one gorgeous girl once you get to know her. She is very typical of the breed, in that she can be quite wary of new and unfamiliar people but once familiar she really comes out of her shell and is a real sweet, loving, goofy, cuddle pot. She loves to play and loves her toys as she will throw them around in the air like a clown. A real character. She is quite a well-mannered eager to please girl who just wants to be with her people. Winnie will bond very strongly and will be a loyal loving guardian/companion for life.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a calm household who are looking for a sweet loving girl to join the family. New owners must understand the Rotti breed, so must manage me around new/unfamilar people. I need loads of time to settle into my new home and should not be flooded with new people.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I enjoy an hour of activity a day and plenty of companionship.

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 picky with my doggy friends.

Ruby - Adopt Me!

Yammy - Adopt Me!

Yafa - Adopt Me!

Ruby

DOB - APR 2006 | Female | Staffy X Kelpie

Ruby is quite a sweet girl who is desperately seeking someone to bond. She has a very soft and sensitive natured, who will interchange between excitement and appeasement with lots of jumping up then grovel around the persons legs. When she is comfortable with you she will smooch her way up your leg and want to be cuddled. She adores human touch once familiar will stay right by your side. Ruby is not overly confident however with time, TLC and a little confidence building she will make a wonderful family companion.

MY IDEAL HOME: I need a stable home with reliable rules and boundaries to help me feel secure and build my confidence. I need owners who are happy to include me as a member of the family and I MUST be allowed inside as a member of the inside home.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I need an hour activity daily and plenty of companionship.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Yammy

DOB - APR 2008 | Male | Staffy Bull Terrier

Yammy is a very sweet and king boy who can be a little shy with new people at first. Once he is knows you he is more than happy to accept affection and adores his cuddles. He has a very soft and sensitive nature and he tends to takes things to heart, but in saying that he is quite outgoing and playful when he is in the mood. Yammy is very much a companion dog and must be treated as such.

MY IDEAL HOME: I need a family who want a sweet calm and gentle boy to join the family. I must be an inside dog as I don't cope being on my own outside, as I freak out with load noises and storms. Owners must understand when I am scared I freak out I can scale fences.

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

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Yafa

DOB - OCT 2013 | Female | Mixed

Yafa is a very sweet and social girl. She can be very excitable on greet and will jump up (she is very light). She is an active girl who love to run around and play. She appears to have some sight hound in her so loves to chase things. Lovely girl who is in need of some guidence and training.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a family who want a companion dog. New owners will need to be active and want a dog they can take on daily outings.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I need minimum 1.5 hours exercise + mental stimulation.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Pongo - Adopt Me!


Wonda - Adopt Me!

Leala - Adopt Me!

Pongo

DOB - MAR 2013 | Male | Border Collie

Pongo is a real sweet and loving boy who is quite a exuberant and very active who is always on the go. He is a typical working dog and will go for hours without stopping. He has an extremely active mind (and body) and is always looking for something to do.  He will need lots of mental stimulation and enrichment, not simply exercise. Pongo would make a great cycling partner or running buddy.

MY IDEAL HOME: I am not suited as a 'suburban' back yard dog. I am a working dog who must be treated as such. Owners must want a dog to participate in dog sports with,

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I am extremely active and need 2+ hours of activity and stimulation each day.

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

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

Wonda

DOB - AUG 2013 | Female | Staffy

Wonda is a very excitable, friendly and active girl who is in need of some training. She is quite boisterous when excited and she jumps up a lot. She doesn't mean anything by it, she is just so excited she can't control herself. She is a very happy and loving girl who is in need of direction and guidance to help find her potential. Wonda is a true people pleaser, and wants nothing more than to be with people. Owning willing to invest time into training will have a fun loving companion.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to owners willing to invest time into training me. I will need to be fully included as an active member of the family as I adore people.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I have energy to burn and love 1.5 hours activity daily.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Leala

DOB -  | Female | Mixed

Leala is a highly excitable girl who can be jumpy and mouthy on greet. Once out in the yard, she loves to run around and play. Leala may become more affectionate as she bonds with her new owner.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to experienced owners who are willing to put the time and effort into training me.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I have energy to burn and love to exercise my mind and body.

MY SUITABILITY TO CHILDREN: I would prefer an adult only household.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Zulu - Adopt Me!



Carma - Adopt Me!

Zoe - Adopt Me!


Zulu

DOB - JUN 2013 | Male | Lab X Staffy

Zulu is a young adolescend boy who has the wriggliest bum ever! He can be boisterous on greet but does calm given time. He is very eager to please but just doesn't always know how. He can be very affectionate but prefers to run around and play. Lovely boy who needs loads of direction and training.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a fun loving family who want an energetic companion dog. New owners must be willing to put some time and effort into training me as Ig does lack manners and bacis commands.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I have energy to burn and love 1.5 hours activity daily.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Carma

DOB - SEPT 2013 | Female | Kelpie

Carma is a very sweet girl. She warms to new people quickly but may bark at anyone she is unsure of at first. She is very affectionate and gentle and once bonded will be a bit of a lap dog. Needs guidance and some training.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a family who want a companion dog. New owners will need to give me lots of time to settle in. New owners should also understand the ACD and kelpie breeds

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I love an hour activity daily.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Zoe

DOB - OCT 2012 | Female | Cattle Dog

Zoe is an extremely sweet and social girl. She loves human contact and will give you a big smooch if you let her. She warms to new people quickly and can be quite playful. She appears to be a generally quiet girl as long as she is left with plenty to do. Zoe would benefit from a group training course to help exercise her brain. Great dog!

MY IDEAL HOME: I could go to a variety of homes. Ideally i would go with someone who wants an affectionate dog who is included as part of the family when they are home.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I love 1..5 hours of activity daily and plenty of companionship.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Zena - Adopt Me!

Thi - Adopt Me!
Echo - Adopt Me!

Zena

DOB - MAR 2013 | Female | Bull Terrier X Staffy

Zena is very eager to interactf. She has few manners and can be quite jumpy. She does not always know how to interact with people and will bark at you for attention. She is an extremely active girl who is build for speed and agility!! Needs loads of guidence and training.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to active owners who want a dog they can train. New owners will need to manage me  around certain dogs.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I have energy to burn and love 2 hours activity daily.

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 very picky with my doggy friends.

Thi

DOB - MAR 2012 | Male | Staffy

Thi is one happy, gorgeous sweet loving boy who adores people. He is your typical staffy, bit of a stress head and quite the talker. He loves to play but he can become bored of that quite quickly, as he would prefers to be with people receiving attention. Thi is a fun loving type of boy who needs to be where people are. Owners who love there staffy will adore this boy.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to owners who love there staffy's. I will need to be where ever you are as I am a bit of a stress head. For this reason I am not suited for FTWs, best suited for semi-retired or people working from home.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I enjoy an hour of activity daily and plenty of companionship.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Echo

DOB - MAR 2013 | Female | Greyhound X Staffy

Echo is a very sweet and gentle girl who is quite the cuddle pot. She adores people and wants to say hello to all. She is a smart young girl who will actively try and work out what you want from her. She loves to run and loves to play, and she is quite the character in doing so. Echo will be a fun loving type of dog who will be a great companion once bonded.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to owners looking for a fun loving active type of dog to join the family. I will need to be allowed inside with the family as I crave human company.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I am an evergetic girl who loves 2 hours activity daily.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Rufus - Adopt Me!
   

Rufus

DOB - JAN 2013 | Male | Mixed

Rufus is a very sweet boy. He loves people and is very affectionate. He does seem to be a bit of a stress head which is not unusual for his breed. Otherwise a lovely go who does need lots of things to keep him occupied.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a family who is home alot of the time. I don't cope well on my own and can be distructive when left alone.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I have energy to burn and love 1.5 hours activity daily.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.