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.


Hazel is a female Labrador approx 1 year old. She is an incredibly sweet natured and timid girl who longs for her forever home. When Hazel meets new people or comes to new places, she is a little worried at first, but this quickly passes as soon as you give…Read More →


Nancy is a young footbeagle who is looking for a second chance. Nancy is very friendly with both people and dogs, and will make a fantastic companion. She needs a secure garden as she is a typical hound and follows her nose. Nancy is energetic and very food motivated, so…Read More →


Sinbad is a 3.5 year old male pug. He is a handsome sweet boy who is very gentle and loving. Sinbad can be a little nervous so will require some confidence building in his forever home. Like most pugs, Sinbad loves his exercise but is then very content to chill…Read More →


Henry is a 10 month old terrier cross. Henry is an absolute sweetheart, extremely affectionate and cuddly. He is a very friendly boy and who loves all people and dogs, he is also super playful with toys and his four-legged friends! Henry would do well in an active home, with…Read More →

Alfred and Richard

Alfred and Richard are two male collie x hound mixes, approximately 5/6 months old. Through no fault of their own they came in to our care as their previous owner was sick and they were left to fend for themselves. Alfred and richard are two extremely sweet natured boys who…Read More →

Collie Pups – REHOMED

These five stunning collie puppies are looking for their forever homes! They are approximately 12 weeks old. The litter consists of 3 males and two females (please note pups will be reserved by appointment and viewing only). These pups are all very sweet natured and submissive, and have plenty of…Read More →


Melvin is a 2 year old male springer mix. He is a wonderful dog with a beautiful temperament. Melvin has plenty of energy and will need an active home where he can run around and be stimluated. Melvin is looking for a rural home with a secure garden and owners…Read More →


Milo is a 7 month old male black Labrador cross. He is a fabulous dog who would suit an active, ideally country, home. He is very good natured but fairly strong and boisterous, so would suit a home with older children. To apply for Milo, please fill out our Adoption…Read More →


Zara is a 1 year old female Belgian Malinois. True to her breed, Zara is extremely high energy. She is working line breed and is hugely intelligent and energetic. Malinois are not typically house pets and require a home with hugely experienced owners who are willing to work with her…Read More →


Lucy is a beautiful lurcher mix, looking for her new home. Lucy is a large 7 year old female. Lucy is a fantastic dog, she gets on well with other dogs but also likes her own space. Lucy is very good walking on lead and also has a very sweet…Read More →

Rhia, Serena & Podge

Rhia, Serena and Podge are 3 deerhound mixes. They are approx 5 months old and are looking for their forever homes! They are all extremely sweet natured, timid pups, who will need lots of training, socialisation, encouragement and love! They will be quite large dogs when fully grown. They are…Read More →


Lexi is a three month old golden retriever pup in need of a good home. Lexi was born with a condition that meant she wasn’t able to hold her pee, but this has since been corrected surgically. We are looking for a patient and loving home for Lexi, with people…Read More →


Lemon is a large hound about 3 years old. She is a strong girl, but very food motivated and will be easy to train. She walks well on lead and off, and has huge potential. Lemon gets on fantastically with other dogs, and is very sweet and loving. She will…Read More →


Mia is a quiet German Shepherd looking for a second chance. At 7 years old, Mia is definitely over the puppy stage, and is confident in herself and what she likes! Mia’s favourite hobbies include napping, people watching, and going for relaxing walks with her owners. At first meeting, Mia…Read More →


Spot is a 4 year old male collie. Spot is an absolute sweetheart, and fiercely loyal to his owner. Spot is highly intelligent, and extremely responsive, he has so much potential. He adores a cuddle, and would sit by your side all day if he could! Spot would do best…Read More →


Rosco is a 12 week old male Lurcher pup. Rosco is a very loving boy, he has great fun running around and playing with his sister! Rosco is looking for a rural home with a secure and spacious garden, with someone who has plenty of time for playing, training and…Read More →


Sonny is a 2 year old male collie. Sonny came into our care extremely nervous and wary of people, he still has a long way to go, but he has come out of his shell so much in his short time here, and we can’t wait to see his personality…Read More →


Twyla is a 2 year old GSD x Husky. Twyla is a bit of a weirdo, but will never fail to entertain you! Twyla loves standing like a human, bum scratches, and playing tug! She is good on lead but also loves to freely run around at top speed. Twyla…Read More →


Romeo is a 6 year old small lab cross. He is full of life and loves to plod along on walks, tail always wagging. Romeo is very friendly and loves his cuddles and attention. Romeo gets on with other dogs but can get a bit over excited, so would be…Read More →


Harry came in as a very nervous stray, who had no lead training and had little contact with people. He is a large hound, very gentle and approximately 3-5 years old. Harry loves his walks, he always has his nose to the ground. He tends to keep to himself but…Read More →


Charlie is a 1 year 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 lively…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 with their owners who are looking to re-home them. All dogs are neutered or spayed. For more information about the following dogs or to make arrangements to see them, please fill out the adoption form, and we will forward the enquiry onto the current owner. 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. The person rehoming the animal is responsible for responding to enquiries, the home visit and taking the animal back, should a home not work out.

Mr Jimmy

Mr Jimmy is a 5 y/o German/Belgian Shephard mix who needs a new home due to the a change in circumstances . He’s a happy and loving dog who is full of energy. He loves the out doors but has spent his life as a house dog. He gets on…Read More →

Emily and Franky

Emily on the left who is 7 years old, and her daughter Franky who is 6 years old, are looking for a new home, ideally together as their owners sadly don’t have time for them anymore. They are both lovely natured and, are good with children. To apply for Emily…Read More →


Bó is a beautiful 3 year old American Staffordshire Terrier. She is a wonderful family dog, who has grown up around babies, toddlers and young children, so is exceptionally good with children. She is a loving and intelligent lass, who loves to swim, cuddle and play fetch. For a young…Read More →


Bear is a 7 year old female German Shepherd. She is a very loving dog and is great with people and other dogs. Bear is used to living with another dog in a cozy home where she can have plenty of comfort. Bear will need a secure garden where she…Read More →


Ralph is a male 6 year old collie mix. He is neutered, vaccinated, chipped etc. Ralph is looking for a very secure home as he likes to run off and do his own thing, so he will need a fully fenced off garden. He would like to be the only…Read More →


Lexi is a 4 year old female German Shepherd. She is a very loving dog and is great with people and other dogs. Lexi is used to living with another dog in a cozy home where she can have plenty of comfort. Lexi will need a secure garden where she can…Read More →


Ruby is approx 3.5-year-old female terrier. Ruby is a lively sweetheart who adores people. Ruby does get on with other dogs and is currently homed with another dog, but has a tendency to get jealous when all the attention is not on her. We are looking for a home where…Read More →


Kerry is just over one year old. She is a Kerry Beagle x Collie. She is spayed, been obedience trained and is toilet trained. Kerry has a lovely temperament. She is a ball of energy and needs a good long walk each day and space outside to run around during…Read More →


Tiggs 4 year old Harrier Hound x. Neutered, chipped, passport and up to date on jabs. Tiggs is a much loved family pet but our family plans are not suited to her need for long walks and play time. Ears are smooth as silk and loves a cuddle. Tiggs is happy…Read More →


Viggo is a young GSD type. He’s clever, extremely lively, interested in everything and continually on the go. He loves to play and the perfect match for Viggo is a calm, playful female doggie companion who will teach him some boundaries and manners. He hasn’t been mistreated, but has spent…Read More →


Blackie is a 13 month old collie in need of a loving new home. Blackie is great around people, and is very quiet. He prefers running to walking as he has a lot of energy to get out! He has good recall and loved playing with his toys. To apply…Read More →


Ozzy is 6yr old male neutered JRT x springer. He is full or energy and loves long walks and cuddles on the couch. He can get nervous around bigger dogs, he got a fright from one in the past. He will need a secure garden as he can be adventurous!…Read More →


Nóinín is a ~16 months old female collie, adopted from the litter at approx 9 weeks. She is neutered. Due to a change in circumstances I now live alone and feel I can’t provide her the care and attention she requires. She has some behavioural issues that we are working on…Read More →