Medium Dogs

 

Summer - Adopt Me!



Riley - Adopt Me!


Quincy - Adopt Me!

Summer

DOB - OCT 2014 | Female | Bull Arab

Summer is an affectionate girl who is looking for a family who can give her plenty of love and cuddles.  She does not like being left alone and would love to join you on all your daily adventures.  Summer does need some guidance from her new family, in order to learn good doggy manners.  But if you are willing to put time into this lovely girl, you will end up with a beautiful companion.

MY IDEAL HOME: I do not like being left alone, so would best suit families with someone who is at home the majority of the day. Group training is a must as I haven't had much training so far.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need at least 2 x 45 minute walks each day once I am fully grown; however shorter walks will be ok while I am still growing.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Riley

DOB - MAY 2014 | Male | Mixed

Riley is a big goofball but oh so sweet! He tries so hard but at times can get a little over excited. Riley's new owners will need to be dedicated to his training, he is learning to walk nicely on the lead and has nearly mastered the sit command.

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: To help prevent boredom, I will need 2 x 30 minute walks each day plus plenty of toys and mental enrichment when I am home alone.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Quincy

DOB - AUG 2007 | Male | Staffy Bull Terrier

Quincy is a lovely boy that was happy to stroll around the yard but then came back for cuddles quite regularly. He does have basic manners like sit & drop, he is food motivated and eager to learn. He may need time to settle into his new home as it can be difficult at the beginning for some dogs but once he does he will make himself a couch potato and bond very strongly with his new family.

MY IDEAL HOME: Ideally my new owners would be part time workers at the most as I love company. I can be a great escape artist if left alone for long periods of time so will need to be left inside the house or my owners will need to have high fencing.

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

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Loppy - Adopt Me!
Wolf - Adopt Me!


Keg - Adopt Me!

Loppy - In Foster

DOB - JUL 2012 | Female | Staffy X

Loppy is a beautiful girl who has come a long way during her time at the refuge. She loves people and will be easy to train as long as positive methods are used. Loppy has made friends with a few male dogs and would benefit from further socialisation with other well mannered dogs.

MY IDEAL HOME: Loppy would ideally go to a family or couple who are willing to do some training and socialization with her. New owners should want an affectionate dog who thinks she’s a lap dog.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I love an hour 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.

Wolf

DOB - MAR 2008 | Male | Kelpie X Staffy

Wolf is a very sweet natured man who simply wants to be around people. He immediately initiates physical contact and loves affection. He is true to his breed and is very smart and loyal. Wolf should fit into any loving home as long as he gets lots of companionship and is not left outside on his own.

MY IDEAL HOME: I love company so would prefer to live with someone who is home with me each day.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need at least 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 a family with dog savvy children over 10 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Keg

DOB - FEB 2012 | Male | Smithfield Cattle Dog

Keg can be very shy around new people; however once he decides you are 'pretty cool' he turns into a very cuddly and affectionate boy.  Keg would love to join an active family who enjoys running or regular trips to the beach or park.  Keg can be a bit choosy with his dog friends, but if he has his ball he will happily ignore everyone to chase his ball along the beach.  If you are looking for an active companion, then Keg is the man for you.

MY IDEAL HOME: Ideally new owners should have some experience with owning working breeds and understand my need for physical and mental enrichment.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need at least 2 x 1 hour walks each day to burn off that cattle dog energy.

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

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

Timba - Adopt Me!
Datson - Adopt Me!
Wozza - Adopt Me!

Timba 

DOB - MAR 2012 | Male | Staffy X Kelpie

Timba is a social boy who is always happy to greet people. He is a gentle boy who is more than happy to act like an overgrown lap dog and will become very smoochy. He's eager to please and loves to be included in family activities. 

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 hour 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 - I can be a little choosey with my doggy friends.

Datson - In Foster

DOB - JUN 2008 | Male | Am Staffy Bull Terrier

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Datson is a gorgeous boy for a family who love Staffys! Datson has lots of love and character to share with his new family. He is well mannered and already knows some basic commands such as sit and he offers a paw shake on greeting! Datson loves a long walk and his new family will need to take him for daily outings, he is okay around other dogs but may be more interested in people. 

MY IDEAL HOME: Ideally my new family will be part time workers as I love company, I would enjoy a home where I can indulge in the finer things in life, such as a warm bed inside the house, cuddles on the couch and plenty of pats.

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 8 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Wozza

DOB - SEPT 2014 | Male | Bull Arab

Wozza is a sweet little boy looking for a family willing to welcome this wannabe lapdog into their hearts and home.  Wozza can be a bit shy of new people; however once he warms up to you his puppy exuberance kicks in and the tries to jump into your lap for cuddles.  Wozza does need some help learning basic doggy manners and does not appear to have ever been taught how to walk on a lead, so his new family must be willing to put the time into teaching this young dog good doggy manners.

MY IDEAL HOME: I am a sweet boy looking for a family willing to put time into teaching this young dog how to be a good canine citizen.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: Once I am fully grown, I will need at least 2 x 45 minute walks to wear me out; however while I am still young and growing, shorter walks will be ok.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Ellie - Adopt Me!
Plum - Adopt Me!


Jarrah - Adopt Me!

Ellie - In Foster

D.O.B. ~ MAR 2002 | Female | Staffy

Ellie is an extremely soft natured girl who can be shy with new people and environments. Once she is familiar with you she is very affectionate and will jump up gently for a cuddle. Ellie will connect with new owners quickly and will become there little shadow. Ellie does need lots of support and guidence from her new owners while she is settling in. Ellie is a gorjus girl who will make the perfect inside family companion.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a calm family who want an affectionate companion dog. New owners must give me time to settle into my new home and understand that I am a shy girl who needs a lot of quiet time and guidance.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need a 45 minute walk 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 - I can be a little choosey with my doggy friends.

Plum

DOB - MAR 2009 | Female | Cattle Dog

Plum is a sweet girl looking for an active home willing to welcome her into their home.  Plum has received training previously, but would love to continue with her new family or possibly even learn to run agility courses.

MY IDEAL HOME: I may suit full time workers once I am given time to settle into my new home.  I can be a bit aloof with new people; however once I make a bond I will be yours for life.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would love to be taken for 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 dog savvy children over 8 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Jarrah

DOB - OCT 2013 | Female | Irish Wolfhound X Sharpei

Jarrah is a very sweet and social girl who loves human attention. She does have some basic training and is generally well manners but would benefit from some more training. She can be very playful but prefers food (bones especially). Jarrah is a great girl who once settled will make a great family companion.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a moderately active family who want an affectionate and attentive girl. A group training course would be recommended to help me connect with my new owners. I need to be rehomed with my doggy friend, Blush.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need a 45 minute walk 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.

Poppy - Adopt Me


Bronson - Adopt Me!


Alexis - Adopt Me!

Poppy

DOB - MAR 2014 | Female | Kelpie X Corgi

Poppy is a gorgeous little munchkin full of energy and we mean FULL of energy! Poppy lives with Kya and they must be rehomed together, Kya has sort of a calming affect on Poppy and she's a good role model for her. Poppy and Kya are easy going dogs who just need a daily walk and a loving family. 

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

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would love to be taken on at least 2 x 30 minute walks each day to wear me out and encourage me to chill out in the sunshine when you are not at home.

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

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

Bronson

DOB - DEC 2004 | Male | Staffy Bull Terrier

Bronson is a very social and affectionate boy. He loves human contact and is generally a very well mannered boy. He loves to play tug with people, but may need time to settle into his new home before he is completely relaxed. Bronson is an older boy who does need a home he can retire in but with a family that can manage his deceptive strength.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a family familiar with the Staffy breed. New owners should want a companion dog they can share there lives with.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need at 30-45 minute walk daily plus games and enrichment at home.

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

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

Alexis - In Foster

DOB - APR 2012 | Female | Sharpei

Alexis is an exuberant girl who lacks manners and self control. She can be very jumpy and does not seem to have any spacial awareness. She is a young girl who is eager to learn but does need a lot of guidance and training.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a family experienced with the sharpei breed. New owners should also have training experience and want a project dog.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I have energy to burn and need 2 hours of activity each day and plenty of mental stimulation.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Thi - Adopt Me!
Funky - Adopt Me!
Athos - Adopt Me!

Thi - In Foster

DOB - MAR 2012 | Male | Staffy

Thi is a sweet and friendly boy who has lots of energy and love to give! He is great with people and friendly with other dogs. Thi is a real smooch, he will say hello to everyone and shower you with affection on first greet. Thi is currently on foster care where he has proven to be the perfect house guest and has impeccable house manners.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would be best suited to someone who works from home or a part time worker as I get sad left alone for long periods of time. 

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.

Funky

DOB - AUG 2010 | Female | Labrador x

Funky is a bundle of joy! She has so much character and is lots of fun. Funky loves to play but her favourite thing to do is smooch!  Funky would be the perfect companion for a family who will have her inside the house with them. She can be strong on leash so her new owners must be physically able to hold her.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a family who will include me as an active member of the family. Training is recommended to help me bond with my new family and learn how to interact with other dogs.

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

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

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

Athos

DOB - OCT 2013 | Male | Staffy Bull Terrier

Athos is a sweet boy looking for an active family to join running or down at the park.  With some training to help him learn good doggy manners he will be a great companion.  Athos can be quite the sook and will try to jump into your lap for kisses and cuddles, so must be allowed to join his family inside.  If you are looking for a sweet, but active boy, then Athos is the dog for you.

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

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 dog savvy children over 8 years

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possbile pending a meet.

Buttons - Adopt Me!
Chloe - Adopt Me!



Whoopi - Adopt Me!

Buttons

DOB - JAN 2013 | Male | Staffy

Buttons is an exuberant and energetic doofus! He is a very sweet and social boy who is very eager to greet new people. Everything he does, he does with enthusiasm - he is lacking a little in self control, but with training he will make a wonderful companion. .

MY IDEAL HOME: I love human company and would love my new family to take me with them on their daily adventures.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would love at least 2 x 30 minute walks each day, with plenty of toys and mental enrichment when I am 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 picky with my doggy friends.

Chloe

DOB - AUG 2014 | Female | Kelpie X Irish Wolfhound

Chloe is a sweet young girl looking for a home willing to help build her confidence and give her plenty of love.  She is an active girl who would love to join you running or down at the beach before snuggling up on the couch for cuddles at night. Being an adolescent dog, Chloe will need a family willing to put time into her training and general manners, but with a bit of TLC she will turn into an amazing companion for any family.

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 and my daily exercise needs can be met.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would love to be taken for at least 2 x 45 minute walks each day, plus have plenty of toys and mental enrichment when at home.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Whoopi

DOB - MAY 2013 | Female | Staffy

Whoopi is a very sweet and playful girl. She is a little boisterous at the moment as she hasn’t received much training or guidance. She loves a pat and a cuddle and tries her hardest to get your attention. Whoopi is very eager to learn so would benefit from a group training course to develop her doggy skills and keep her mind busy. She will be an ideal companion for family who like to be kept busy with their dogs or a family who already have one dog and looking for another.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to new owners who want an energetic dog and are happy for me to take part in family activities.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need an hour of activity daily.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Gnome - Adopt Me!
Rudolph - Adopt Me!
Muppet - Adopt Me!

Gnome

DOB - JAN 2014 | Male | Staffy

Gnome is one cuddly boy looking for a home with plenty of love to go around.  If you are looking for an active companion who would also like chilling on the couch at the end of the day, then Gnome is the pooch for you.

MY IDEAL HOME: Ideally my new owners will be active and looking for a dog to take with on daily walks and other adventures. Group obedience classes are strongly recommended to help me bond with my new owner and learn good doggy manners.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need at least 2 x 40 minute walks each day plus plenty of toys and mental enrichment when at home.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Rudolph

DOB - DEC 2010 | Male | Staffy

Rudolph is a cool guy! He is a very sweet and social boy who is very eager to greet new people. He absolutely loves play time and running around. He can be very affectionate and will sit in your lap if you let him. 

MY IDEAL HOME: I would suit an active couple or family that love the staffy breed. I would suit full time workers once I am left will plenty of toys and mental enrichment so I do not become bored.

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

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Muppet

DOB - DEC 2011 | Male | Staffy

Muppet is a fantastic young dog and would suit a home environment with an active lifestyle. He is very sweet, soft-natured and loves to be with people. Some training is recommended to help settle Muppet into his new home and to learn the house rules, once settled he will be a great family companion.  

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to an active family who have had working breeds in the past. New owners should want an energetic boy who does need some training.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need an hour and a half walk daily plus games and enrichment 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.

Arnie - Adopt Me!

Blush - Adopt Me!
Delilah - Adopt Me!


Arnie

DOB - MAR 2014 | Male | Staffy

Arnie is the energizer bunny....he just keeps going, and going and going and going!! If you are looking for an active running companion, then Arnie is the perfect dog for you.  He is a young dog in desperate need of some guidance and needs to be taught some basic doggy manners.  So if you enjoy obedience training and love seeing a dog learning, then Arnie will be the perfect dog 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 and my daily exercise needs can be met.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would love to be taken for at least 2 x 45 minute walks each day to wear me out before coming home to chew on some toys or have a play with some good IQ/mental enrichment activities.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Blush

DOB - OCT 2013 | Female | Irish Wolfhound X Sharpei

Blush is a very sweet but shy girl who can take time to warm to new people and environments. Once she has warmed to you she will kiss you to death. She can be very playful and loves to de fluff her toys. Blush is a great girl who does need ongoing training and guidance from her new owners.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a moderately active family who is willing to put some time and effort into training and socialising me. I need to be rehomed with my doggy friend, Jarrah.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need a 45  minute walk daily plus games and enrichment at home.

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

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

Delilah

DOB - OCT 2006 | Female | Staffy

Delilah is a very social girl who just loves a back scratch and cuddles. She is happy to meet and greet new people and seems to have good manners. Delilah has been institutionalised for a long time and may get stressed when out of her comfort zone. New owners must take things very slowly when introducing her to new environments. Delilah will need an experienced owner who can give her the gentle guidance and support she needs to settle into her new home. Once she has settled and bonded with her new owners she will blossom and make a beautiful companion dog.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a moderately active couple who are experienced with similar breeds and rescue dogs. My new home will need high fences as I have been known to jump fences.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need a 45minute walk daily plus games and enrichment at home.

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

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

Mack - Adopt Me!
Elly - Adopt Me!
Jax - Adopt Me!



Mack

DOB - APR 2012 | Male | Kelpie X Staffy

Mack is a gorgeous boy and is a big ladies man! He is so loveable and cute and takes everything in his stride. He's a pretty cruisy guy but does need a good walk and play each day. Full time workers are a possibility as long as he is not left to become bored and is included as a member of the family in the evening and allowed inside in the house. 

MY IDEAL HOME: I am an energetic boy, however I have some reactivity issues with men.  Once he gets to know you, he is the biggest sook (lived happily with 2 men in previous home); however he tends to be very cautious of unknown men. I would best suit an energetic family who is willing to exercise me regularly.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I require a minimum of 2 x 40 min walks each day and plenty of toys and mental enrichment activities when at home.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Elly

DOB - DEC 2012 | Female | Rotti X Staffy

Elly is an extremely sweet and funny girl who is keen to please. She can be excitable and boisterous on greet but just wants love and attention. She has basic manners such as sit, come and lay down and catches on quick. However needs reinforcement and further training to improve her manners with people and other dogs. Elly is very energetic and would make an ideal exercise buddy. If Elly is going to be left alone while owners are at work, leaving her with mental enrichment is a must!!

MY IDEAL HOME: Ideally my new owners will be active and looking for a dog to take with on daily walks and other adventures. Group obedience classes are strongly recommended to help me bond with my new owner and learn good doggy manners.

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

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: I prefer to go to a home with no other dogs as I like being the centre of attention.

Jax

DOB - AUG 2011 | Female |Lab X Kelpie

Jax has been a well loved family dog with his previous owners and it shows, sadly through no fault of his own he was given up to the refuge for rehoming. Jax will be a great companion dog for a family who like to go for daily walks and have their dog inside the house with them in the evening. He appears to be a pretty easy going dog and easy to care for. 

MY IDEAL HOME: Ideally my new owners will be active and looking for a dog to take with on daily walks and other adventures..

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

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Jade - Adopt Me!
Luigi - Adopt Me!
Blade - Adopt Me!

Jade - In Foster

DOB - OCT 2009 | Female | Staffy X Boxer

Jade is a sweet girl who needs a stable home environment. Jade is a dog who lacks some confidence in social situations and would greatly benefit from group training classes. She likes to be patted and cuddled but only when she feels comfortable with you. Once you gain Jade's trust, she is an affectionate girl who looks to you for guidance. Jade has a soft mouth and is polite on greet and has basic manners. Jade doesn't cope left alone and must be included with the families activities.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to owners who have had experience with the boxer and staffy breeds. I would love owners who give me lots of time to settle into my new home and allow me to be part of the family activities inside and outside of the house.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would love to go for 45 minute to an hour lead walks twice a day with mental stimulation such as kongs and I.Q toys included in my daily routine.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Luigi

DOB - FEB 2014 | Male | Shar Pei

Luigi is an awesome looking guy that gets very excited to see people! He is very jumpy upon first greet and does accidentally scratch legs with his nails, of course he is unaware of this as he is just trying to say hello! Luigi is quite smart and will do very well with his training but must get owners that are committed and willing to stick to it. Once he calms from his excitement he is quite affectionate and playful. His new family are going to be kept occupied for hours with him and will just fall in love

MY IDEAL HOME: I will need an active family that are familiar with the Shar Pei breed and understand how stubborn they can be.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will require approx 2 x 45 minute walks daily to burn off that energy. I will also need lots of toys and mental enrichment such as kongs and IQ toys.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Blade - Adopted

DOB - FEB 2011 | Male | Mixed

Blade is a lovely little boy who would love a family to join.  He is quite well mannered and loves company, so would be the perfect couch companion for those rainy days. Blade also has a very active side and does like to run, so if you enjoy going down to the park or to the local beaches, he would love to join you (once taught a reliable recall).

MY IDEAL HOME: I am a beautiful boy who may suit part time workers once I have been given a chance to settle into my new home.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I am quite an active boy who will require 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 dog savvy kids over 13 years.

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Pi - Adopt Me!
Snowy - Adopt Me!

Axel - Adopt Me!

Pi

DOB - FEB 2013  | Male | Greyhound X Lab

Pi is an interesting boy! He is a very social and affectionate boy who loves a cuddle and is quite well mannered apart from the odd jump up. Pi loves to play and fetch with any toy is his favorite! He's full of beans and will fit perfectly into an active household.  Pi may bore easily and is very smart so new owners must understand his mental and physical enrichment needs, if Pi is going to be left alone while owners are at work, leaving him with mental enrichment is a must!!

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to experienced dog owners who have had similar breeds in the past.

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

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Snowy

DOB - JAN 2014 | Female | Staffy X Kelpie

Snowy is a cool girl. She has got kelpie in her so does have quite a bit of energy to burn but at the same time once she has had her exercise she thinks she is a lapdog and will be one if she is allowed. She is a smart girl that would really benefit from a group training class to help teach her some manners and hopefully learn a couple of cool tricks. Snowy can be jumpy when you first meet her but with some guidance and training this will settle as she is simply trying to get affection because she loves it so much. She is a sweet girl that will settle into an active home quite nicely.

MY IDEAL HOME:  I will suit an active family that want a possible jogging buddy.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will require approx 2 x 30 minute walks daily plus lots of games and mental stimulation such as being fed from a kong and IQ toys.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Axel

DOB - AUG 2008 | Male | Kelpie

Axel is a lovely and friendly boy. He already has basic training and will do anything for a tasty snack. Axel with need a competent owner who will be able to build his trust with other dogs, at the moment he feels happiest walking in quiet areas where there are no other dogs. Axel could live with full time workers as long as his companionship needs are met and he gets to spend lots of time inside the house with his family.

MY IDEAL HOME: Ideally my new owners would be experienced with dogs and very loving.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need at least a 45 minute walk daily plus games and enrichment at home.

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

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

Dibbly - Adopt Me!

Scarlet - Adopt Me!

Ronnie - Adopt Me!


Dibbly

DOB - AUG 2014 | Male | Kelpie X Cattle Dog

Dibbly is an awesome guy. He is a kelpie that thinks he is a lapdog, he does enjoy trying to crawl onto your lap but gives you plenty of kisses to say how much he appreciates the cuddles! He is still young and does not appear to have many manners but is food motivated and ready to learn so is really going to blossom with training. It may take some time for him to adjust to his new home but once he does will make a great inside family companion!

MY IDEAL HOME: I will need to go to an active home and would enjoy a friend to go jogging with.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will require approx 2 x 45 minute walks daily plus lots of games and mental stimulation like being fed from a kong and IQ toys.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Scarlet

DOB - JUL 2014 | Female | Staffy

Scarlet is a lovely young girl, she already knows some basic doggie commands and alwasy tries her hardest! Scarlet will need lots of exercise to keep her out of trouble! Scarlet can become bored very quickly and loves to chew! Lots of toys, exercise and stimulation will help to keep her occupied. Scarlet loves to play with other dogs so will enjoy an outdoorsy family who will take her for outings to the park/beach.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a fun loving  and very active family who want a playful and energetic adolescent girl.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need 2 x 45-60 minute walks daily plus games and mental enrichment at home.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Ronnie - Adopted

DOB - AUG 2014 | Male | Kelpie

In the right hands this young boy is going to be an awesome dog! Ronnie is an adolescent with very little training or focus however if given a chance he will thrive! New owners should be experienced wth high energy dogs and aready involved in obedience training or dog sports and wanting a project dog.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a family familiar with the kelpie breed and have owned them previously.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will require approx 2 x 45 minute walks daily, of course I am an intelligent breed also and this should be used to my owners advantage by giving me lots of mental enrichment such as being fed from a kong and IQ toys to make sure I have plenty to so.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

 
Velcro - Adopt Me!

Skye - Adopt Me!

Jakob - Adopt Me!
 

Velcro

DOB - MAR 2007 | Female | Staffy

Velcro is an absolute sweet heart. She loves human affection and will happily be anyone's friend. She is very well mannered and has a very soft nature. Velcro may need some guidance when settling into her new home. Beautiful girl.

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

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need a 30minute walk daily plus games and enrichment at home.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Skye

DOB - JUN 2014 | Female | Kelpie

Skye is a beautiful young girl who just loves being with people and keeping busy! Skye is still in recovery after having surgery on her back leg but she is already feeling much better. She's on limited exercise at the moment but once fully recovered she'll be the perfect exercise companion for an active outdoorsy family. Training will need to be incorporated into her daily routine, she lacks manners but will learn quickly. .

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to experienced and active owners who want a project dog. My new owners will need to work with a trainer experienced with reactive dogs and preferably one from our preferred trainers list.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need 2 x 60 minute walks daily plus games and enrichment at home.

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

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

Jakob

DOB - AUG 2013 | Male | German Shepherd X Kelpie

Jakob is a very sweet boy, he loves to play and can be a bit of a clown. A group training course would be ideal to help socialise him with people and teach him some manners. With women he is very eager to greet and is very loving and affectionate. Jakob may have had some bad experiences with men in the past as he appears a bit shy of them. Once Jakob has settled into his new home and gets the guidance he needs he will make a fun loving companion. 


MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to owners who understand the shepherd breed. New owners must understand my dislike of some men and be willing to work on this.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would ideally get 2 x 45 minute quiet walks daily.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

 
Babe - Adopt Me!
Zonk - Adopt Me!

Charlotte - Adopt Me!

 

Babe

DOB - JUN 2011 | Female | Shar Pei

Babe is a complete sweetheart! She has not had the easiest start to her life and when she came to us was very afraid of people. She did not understand what affection was and did not know that she could enjoy a cuddle. She has been used mainly for breeding and therefore very much so neglected. Babe will need to go to a quiet home and her new owners must be 100% committed to allowing her time to settle into the new home. Babe has come leaps and bounds since coming to the refuge, now she gets excited when she sees people and although is still very, very cautious once you get to know her does enjoy affection once she is not flooded with it. With the right home and caring owners she is going to improve everyday and blossom into a wonderful family companion, she just needs a chance.

MY IDEAL HOME: I must go to a home with owners that are experienced with fearful dogs.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need approx 2 x 30 minute walks daily but it is essential that I am not taken out of my new home until I am ready, this will take some time.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Zonk

DOB - OCT 2013 | Male | Shar Pei X Staffy

Zonk is an awesome guy that is actually quite independent. He loves to be around people but does not crave attention, however if you are looking for some cuddles he will most certainly oblige! He does have basic manners which will need refreshing but he is a smart boy that would love to learn some new tricks. With some guidance and training he will be a great addition to a anyone that is looking for an inside family dog!

MY IDEAL HOME: I may suit full time workers but it is very important that I get lots of mental enrichment such as kongs and IQ toys. I must also be included as an active member of the family when they are home.

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

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Charlotte

DOB - MAR 2013 | Female | Staffy

Charlotte is a sweet affectionate girl that enjoys being around people. She is also an energetic girl that loves to run around and play with her toys but she always come back to check on you to see what your doing. She can stress sometimes when left alone or in new environments so it`s very important that she is given time to settle into her new home.

MY IDEAL HOME: I need a family that are happy to give me some training and manners, once I have these I am going to be the perfect family companion! I must go to a family familiar with the staffy breed that understand their requirements.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need approx 2 x 45 minute walks daily and it is very important that I get lots of mental enrichment such as kongs and IQ toys to ensure I do not become bored and destructive.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

 
Flynn - Adopt Me!
Bacchi - Adopt Me!

Ghost - Adopt Me!
 

Flynn

DOB - SEPT 2013 | Male | Am Staffy Bull Terrier

Flynn is a very social and loving boy. He can be boisterous when saying hello but does settle. Flynn adores human company and typical of his breed, he just wants to be loved and to give love! Flynn does need some basic training and can be quite strong on lead so this should be a priority in his new home. He loves to play and needs a family who understands the rough and tumble play style of the Staffy breed. Flynn has been in a home with cats and we have been told that Flynn loves cats and the cats love him too! Best suited to the city lifestyle as he doesn't like sheepies.

MY IDEAL HOME: I would ideally go to a fun loving and active family who have some knowledge of the doofusy Staffy breed.

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

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Bacchi

DOB - JUL 2013 | Female | Shar Pei

Bacchi is a wonderful young girl, she arrived with her puppy Bohdie and is now ready to find her own family that will spoil her rotten.  Bacchi has a very caring and loving nature and deserves to be treated in the same way. She hasn't received much formal training and doesn't seem to respond to commands however is generally quite calm and is gentle when walking on leash. 

MY IDEAL HOME: I am looking for a family wanting a dog who enjoys human company and also happy in their own space. I need to be allowed in the house to be around human activity as I like to know every thing is ok.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I would like to go for 2x 30 minute lead walks daily which can be increased if needed.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.

Ghost

DOB - MAR 2014 | Male | Kelpie

Calling all Kelpie lovers - this guy is for you!! Ghost is a gorgeous young boy, he hasn't had any training but is super food focused so with an owner who enjoys obedience and doggy sports such as agility he'll thrive. This boy is so eager to learn you can see his eyes churning! 

MY IDEAL HOME: I must go to a family that have owned a young kelpie in the past and understand that they are not easy.

MY ENERGY LEVEL: I will need approx 2 x 1 hour walks daily to wear me out. It is also essential that my new owners give me plenty of games and mental enrichment such as being fed from a kong to keep me occupied.

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

MY SUITABILITY TO CATS & DOGS: Possible pending meet.