Dogs looking for a new home

If you would like to offer one of the following dogs a home please read through their description thoroughly and our adoption process page. To begin the process please fill in our adoption questionnaire. Adoption Questionnaire – West Cork Animals

Viewing at our rescue centre is by appointment only.


Derrie is approx. 3 years old, she was found as a very nervous stray. Derrie is very sweet natured, and loves her walks. She gets on great with other dogs, and has really started to warm up to everyone in the rescue. With a little time and encouragement she will…Read More →


Maisie is a female hound mix, approx 6 months old. She has a mischievous but sweet nature and loves a sing song! She gets on great with other dogs, and is used to a home environment. Maisie will need a home with an enclosed garden and someone who can continue…Read More →


Nulla is a beautiful female Lurcher pup approx. 14 weeks old. She has a beautiful nature, cheeky, playful and inquisitive. They have been reared at the rescue since they were only a few weeks old. She is a bundle of fun energy and will make a fabulous family dog. Nulla…Read More →


Louie is a lurcher pup approx 14 weeks old. He is very sweet and affectionate. He is a quiet and inquisitive pup. Louie will need a home where loads of time and energy can be devoted to him for his training and socializing as he is so young. A quieter…Read More →


Rookie is an older gentlemen. He will suit a home where someone is at home most of the day as he like company and although he isn’t entirely house trained he will go outside when left our regularly. He is a fabulous character and a really sweet natured do who…Read More →


Pip is a male neutered JRT approx. 3 years old. Pip is a typical Jrt, he has plenty of energy and can sometimes get a bit over excited but in a calm quiet environment is a very sweet little dog. He walks well on lead but would benefit from some…Read More →


Bailey is a female lab approx 5 years old. She is a loving girl, full of the joys and wants to experience all of what life has to offer. Bailey is very strong and can be very bouncy as she is so excitable so will need a home with older…Read More →


Arrow is a young, male, small lab mix approx. one year old. He is small to medium in size. Arrow came to the rescue along with four other dogs from a hoarding situation and so had little to no socializing or handling when he arrived. He had come on leaps…Read More →


Libby is approx. 2 years of age and is becoming a real favourite here at the centre.  She came in with a gang of other dogs from a hoarding situation where they received little or no handling and interaction.  As a result Libby is very timid and unsure when meeting…Read More →


Charlie is an approx 7 month old hound mix. He is a very friendly boy, gets on great with people and other dogs.  He will need some more training as he is still only a pup.  He is also looking for a home with a secure garden. Charlie is so…Read More →


Penelope is a young collie terrier mix, approximately one year of age.  She was one of 5 dogs who came in from a hoarding situation and as a result she has had very little handling, lead work or contact with humans.  She is an active, alert, mischievous little girl who…Read More →


Puka is a young, neutered male Collie mix approx. 18 months old. Puka is a very friendly, energetic and responsive dog. He is highly food and toy motivated which will be hugely beneficial to his training. Unfortunately Puka isn’t great with cars and so will need a rural environment where…Read More →


Tara is a young friendly Patterdale terrier mix approx. 18 months old. She is definitely a little live wire who loves her walks and meeting new people. Her bum never stops wagging! Unfortunately her socializing skills with other dogs is not the same as with people. Tara does not get…Read More →


Toby is a young male, neutered Collie Mix approx. 3 years old. He is an incredible dog. Super intelligent and responsive. He is a bit obsessed with anything he can play with whether it be balls, sticks or toys and will play fetch all day every day till the cows…Read More →


Brewster is a young male, neutered Terrier Beagle Mix approx. 2 years old. Brewster is an active, friendly dogs. He will however need a home where someone is around a lot or where there is another active friendly dog for company as Brewster can get destructive when left alone. We…Read More →


Coco is a one year old, medium-large sized cockapoo. She is an extremely energetic dog, and will need a very active home. As she is so boisterous, we feel a home without young children would be most suitable for her. Coco also needs a bit of training as she is…Read More →


Freya is a young female Collie approx. 1 year old. While she is a sweet natured, friendly girl she can sometimes be a little timid and so we are looking for a calm encouraging home where she can grow in confidence. She gets along well with other dogs and people.…Read More →

Dogs needing homes that are not at our rescue centre

Due to a lack of space at our kennels, the dogs listed below are either with the people who found them or with their owners who are looking to re-home them. For more information about the following dogs or to make arrangements to see them, please phone or email the contact listed against each dog. Please note that as these animals are not in the direct care of WCAWG the responsibility for rehoming and back up resides with the person rehoming them.


Shep is a Patterdale mix. He is small to medium size. Approximately 1.5 years of age. Found wandering on the 29th of December with bad facial injuries. He had to have his eye removed. Shep had no Chip or collar and was not neutered. He is now fully recovered and…Read More →


My name is Lassie. I’m looking for a good home without frills where I can bring some joy in return for the basics. Following are some background details given to the best of my knowledge and belief. Aged approx 11 years, born to working parents, I think my mother was…Read More →


Jake is an approx 4.5 year old Rottweiler.  Through no fault of his own he is in need of a new home. He is super friendly and great with everyone. For initial enquiries please contact the rescue on 0868500131.  


Bailey is a 1 year old male Golden Labrador. He is a big boy with loads of energy and will need quite a lot of exercise to keep him stimulated. Bailey is extremely strong onlead and will need someone who is able for this aswell as his training continued. He…Read More →


Mathilda is a female collie, approx. 6yrs old. She is a sweet and happy girl and is very relaxed with both humans and other dogs. She has a really playful nature, spending half her day playing with her doggie pal (until he’s worn out) and then is very happy to…Read More →


Elda she is a mastiff she’s very friendly and very good with people and children and other dogs she’s about 10 years old and in good condition.  Please contact the rescue on 0868500131 to find out more about Elda.


Serena is a nearly 3 year old female GSD. She is of a very sweet nature and is very affectionate. She is great with people and kids. She is house trained and is very good onlead. She gets on well with other dogs but can be a little barky at…Read More →