Dogs looking for a new home

If you would like to offer one of the following dogs a home please read our adoption process page, then contact us for more information or to arrange a visit on 086 8500131 or 086 3862714. Viewing at our rescue centre is by appointment only.


Kimmie is a beautiful Lurcher approx. 18 month old. She is an absolute joy to have around, gets on well with other dogs and loves a cuddle. She captures the heart of everyone who meets her. please call the rescue to find out more 0868500131


Ellie is a female Lab X Hound approx. 3 years old. We have found her to be a very well behaved dog in the rescue. She is super friendly to all she meets here and although a little strong walks well on the lead. She gets along well with the…Read More →


Copper is a neutered male GSD Akita mix. He is approx. 18 months old. He has been socialised with other dogs and people but will need a home with an experienced owner. He will be too boisterous for very young children.  He is not good with cats.  He unfortunately is…Read More →


Fergus is a young male, neutered Fox terrier mix approx. 1 year old. He is a happy little guy, full of energy. He is a very friendly dog, good with people and other dogs but is energetic so may be a little too active for sedate dogs or very young…Read More →

Romeo & Vera

Romeo is a neutered 8 year old longhaired dark sable Chi hua hua. He is a shy boy who has not been around children, he is not 100%  housetrained but very sweet and good with other animals. He needs a quiet home with his girlfriend Vera, another long haired, blonde…Read More →


Byrony is a very beautiful and affectionate young hound. She is approx. 2/3 years old. She is a real character and much loved around the rescue. She greats everyone she meets with a waggy tail and a happy demeanour. She is very placid and loves to be around people and…Read More →


Toby is a male neutered Collie approx. 2/3 years old. He is a shy, inexperienced fella who had been living on a farm when his owner died. A kind lady took him in and brought him to us so he can find his forever home. He is a little hand…Read More →


Sky is a 6 year old male Husky.  He is a very friendly boy, who gets on great with dogs and people.  He is a typical Husky who does enjoy a bit of a chat every so often.  He loves going for walks and exploring, and is great on lead. …Read More →


Our beautiful faith has been at the rescue for some time now and we feel she is ready to share her love with a family of her own. Faith came to us a number of months ago after she had been hit by a lorry on the N71 , a…Read More →

Josie & Joey

Josie & Joe are Jack Russell Terriers. We would like to home this older couple together as they have always lived together. While Joey is very cuddly and friendly, Josie is very timid of new people and so will need a home with someone who is experienced with nervous dogs.…Read More →

Ella – Reserved

Ella is a 3 year old female German Shepherd.  She is very sweet, great with people and has been used to living with teenagers.  She gets on well with other dogs both male and female.  Ella will need a home with a secure garden.  If you are interested in meeting…Read More →


Indie is an approx. 1 year old female Husky x Newfoundland.  She loves people and is good with other dogs.  She is a high energy breed so will need someone who has the time to give her the exercise and training she needs.  If you would be interested in meeting…Read More →

Rocco – Rehomed

Rocco is a one year old, male , neutered Lurcher. Rocco is our hero of the month here at West Cork Animal Welfare Group as he very gallantly donated some of his blood for an emergency operation at Riverview vets in Bandon. As you can see he has a little…Read More →


Ryan is a 11 year old Shih Tzu.  He is very friendly with both people and other dogs.  He is looking for a calm home with a secure garden.  If you are interested in meeting Ryan please contact the rescue on 0868500131


Daisy is a 3 1/2 year old long haired German Shepard. She is a very friendly girl, happy to meet new people and new dogs. She is good on lead and off lead and has great recall. She has a bit of weight to put on as she came in…Read More →

Panda – Rehomed

Panda is an approx. 1 year old Male collie.  He can be a bit shy with people but loves other dogs.  He is good on lead and once he knows the area is great off lead.  If you are interested in meeting Panda please contact the rescue on 0868500131

Mellow – REHOMED

Mellow is approx. 2/3 years old. He is a beautiful large lurcher with a fantastic temperament. He is extremely loving with people and loves to give everyone hugs and kisses. He walks well on the lead and gets along well with other dogs. He does however suffer from separation anxiety…Read More →


Quincy is an approx. 3/4 year old male Collie. He is great with other dogs. He is highly food motivated and loves playing fetch. He can be shy around people at first but loves cuddles once he knows them. If you would like to meet Quincy, please contact the rescue…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.


Sparky is a male terrier type dog. As per the vet he is a very healthy 4 years old, just a little malformed right paw which does not cause him any trouble but makes him look very posh when he sits. His bright brown eyes would make you melt. Sparky…Read More →

Furiosa & Harvey

We have a full blooded Rottweiler (long haired) named Furiosa who was born in August 2014. She is a super happy calm dog, who gets very excited to meet people and still jumps up unfortunately. She is great with kids, other dogs, cats and chickens/ducks. She comes with a large…Read More →


Flick is a female Labrador cross who is 7 years old and spayed. She has a lovely temperament, loves children, cuddles and her walks and gets on great with other dogs. Unfortunately she doesn’t like cats or birds. Please contact Jacqui on 0851476193


Zimmy is an 8 year old German Shepherd. He is neutered and fully vaccinated. He gets on with small dogs but not big male dogs. He is fine with cats, chickens and cows. He can be a bit boisterous with playing sometimes so he needs someone who knows the breed.…Read More →


Max is a very playful and affectionate, light-built 2.5 year old Border Collie. Neglected on a apiary/ sheep farm he was rescued after he got attacked by a swarm of bees. With beestings all over his body, the vet treated Max for shock and decided he couldn’t go back to…Read More →


Ellie is an 8 year old sheepdog, she has a very loving nature and loves lots of attention. Unfortunately she has had a falling out with the other dog that she lives with and they can no longer live together. Ellie would be well suited to being an only dog…Read More →


Ramona is a lurcher, possibly 5-6 years old. She is a great, great dog. She is calm, clever and able to figure out stuff in no time at all, and she would talk to you with those beautiful eyes. She is good with other dogs and sweet and affectionate with…Read More →


Kelli is a happy and vivacious little cross breed, we think she is about two. She is good with other dogs and people, loves to be at your side and completely involved in whatever you are up to on the day. She is a zazzy girl, has shown quite a…Read More →


Jack is looking for a new home as his current owners are now spending alot of time abroad due to work commitments. Jack is approx 8 years old and is a much loved pet, he loves his walks and would sit on your lap for the day if he would…Read More →


Suzie is a very sweet and very devoted little collie girl. We think she is between three to four years old, and she is spayed and chipped. Suzie has had several changes in her life, none of which have suited her sensitive nature, and all of which have left her…Read More →


Cairo Cairo is a dog that was born to be someone’s constant companion. He’s about five, so well passed the puppy stage, has a lovely steady nature and a relaxed outlook on life. He has come from a difficult past but has proven himself to be a well socialised and…Read More →