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.


Albany is an approx. 2 year old female German Shepherd.  She is a very friendly, sweet natured girl.  She gets on great with other dogs, both male and female.  If you would be interested in meeting Albany, please read our adoption process and contact us on 0868500131


Mollie is a 2 year old female Labrador x Collie.  She is very shy at first but when she gets to know you she is a bubbly friendly dog.  She can be strong on lead at the very start of a walk, but once on the move is very good. …Read More →


Rebel is a 7 month old Collie x pup.  He is a very confident boy who is great both on and off lead.  He is great with dogs both male and female.  If you are interested in meeting Rebel, please contact the rescue on 0868500131.


Sicily is an approx. 2 year old female lurcher.  She is a very sweet natured dog, who enjoys her comfy bed. She is great both on and off lead, and is good with other dogs both male and female.  If you are interested in meeting Sicilly, please contact the rescue…Read More →


Hope is a 7 month old female JRT mix.  She is a very sweet, gentle pup.  She gets on great with other dogs, both male and female.  She is great off lead but needs some work on her lead training.  If you would be interested in meeting Hope, please contact…Read More →


Percy is a male 1 year old Staffy.  He is a very friendly, bouncy chap, who loves people.   He gets on great with other dogs, both male and female.  He really enjoys his walks and is good both on and off lead.  If you would be interested in meeting…Read More →

Cindy – Reserved

Cindy is a wonderfully natured Collie mix. She is approx. 6 years old. She was surrendered into the rescue after her owner had passed away. She is grossly over weight at the moment but she loves her walks and couldn’t be any happier to be taken out and about so…Read More →


Jackson is a 2 year old male Collie.  He can be quiet shy at first but once he gets to know you, he is a very cuddly dog.  He is great with other dogs, both male and female.  He needs a little work on lead but is great off lead. …Read More →


Bilbo is a 3 year old Spitz mix. He is a small sized breed but full of love and energy. He is a little slow to get to know someone but once he does he always greets you with a wag of his adorable curly tail. He gets along well…Read More →


Spud is a mix breed Jrt slightly bigger than the norm. He is only 1 and a half years old and is full of beans to say the least! He is a happy dogs with boundless enthusiasm. He is an energetic boy but generally well behaved. Although he socialises well…Read More →


Our beautiful little Tic-tac is a mixed breed terrier type, approx. one year old. She is a sweet little live wire of a dog. She came to the rescue a little worse for wear, completely covered head to toe in ticks and had a old injury to her back legs.…Read More →


Mellow doesn’t really live up to his name in that he is a fun, loving very energetic and enthusiastic Lurcher. He is very sociable and affectionate. He gets along well with most dogs however can be a bit boisterous with some male dogs. He is a large breed boy approx..2…Read More →


Beatrice is a lovely gentle female hound. She was found as a starving stray in an estate in Clonakilty after the bad snowfall. Kind members of the estate were feeding her and eventually gained her trust enough to catch her. She has blossomed while being at the rescue with the…Read More →


Jack is a 6 year old male, neutered Samoyed. He is very friendly and loves his cuddles. He is really good off lead but can be a little strong on lead. Jack is a big dog and will do well in an active home where he can burn off some…Read More →


Anika is a beautiful female Beagle approx. 2 years old. She is a very energetic dog but highly food motivated which makes her pretty well behaved off lead. She will need a rural home as she has had little experience in built up areas. She was very nervous when she…Read More →


Ocean is an approx. 18 month old Hairy Lurcher. He is a lively, friendly, good natured boy with bags of energy. He gets along great with other dogs and has been around young children but unfortunately he cannot be rehomed with cats. If you would like to know more about…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 →

Dino – Reserved

Dino is an approx. 1 year old Collie X. Although he hasn’t had much in the way of training so far, he is a very human-orientated, cuddly dog who will be easy to train with some yummy treats and a little patience. Dino is good off lead and loves to…Read More →

Ripley – Rehomed

Ripley is an approx. 1 year old, male Collie x. He gets on well with other dogs both male and female. He can be a bit shy around people. He is good on lead. If you are interested in meeting Ripley, please read our adoption process and call 0868500131

Zac – Rehomed

We are looking for a long term fosterer for our lovely boy Zac. Zac is a male neutered Shih Tzu approximately 7 years old. This poor little chap has had a bad spell of luck recently. He was due to be put to sleep because of an eye ulcer when…Read More →


Moufassa is a gentle giant, he is a older chap who loves his bed and food more than anything. He is a sweet natured, cuddly dog but unfortunately will chase and hunt cats so cannot be rehomed with them. He gets along well with other dogs and walks great on…Read More →


Marvin, formally known as “starving marvin” is a handsome young neutered GSD mix. He is approx. 18 months old who was found as a stray looking for food and shelter. He is a little anxious from his ordeal and so can be a little needy but is gaining confidence every…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.


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 →

Max and Oscar

Max is a Black Lab x. He is about 5 and a half years old. Very gentle soul. He is the most cuddly dog ever.He still thinks he is a puppy which means Max needs loads of running and walking.He loves cuddling up by the fire. He makes sure you…Read More →


Memphis is a 3 year old neutered staffie. He is a well socialized chap who is used to living in a family with children and is fine with other dogs. If you would like more information please call the rescue on 0868500131 0863862714


Cleo is a 5 year old, female German Shepherd.  She is very sweet and loves rubs and ear scratches. She LOVES playing fetch and “working” true to her breed, which for her is good walks with lots of sniffing and fetching sticks/balls or sniffing out hidden treats. Her happy place…Read More →


WILLIAM is a dashingly handsome spaniel cross approx 5 yrs old. From being a very insular, nervous dog he has turned around and has discovered a late puppyhood. He is a bouncy energetic dog who will need plenty of exercise in preferably a country home.  If you are interested in…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 →


He is a loving affectionate sensitive collie with a quite laid back temperament except when it comes to strangers and guarding and so will require some further obedience and socializing training. He will need an experienced owner with plenty of time and a steady lifestyle where he can have plenty…Read More →


Due to ill health i m forced to make the heart breaking decision to rehome Bodhi . Bodhi is 4 1/2 collie /shepherd / terrier cross and had a very bad start in life , he was hit by a car and lost one front leg , this doesn t…Read More →


Milo is a collie retriever cross, around 8yrs old. He’s a dog that gets on beautifully with all creatures, great and small, and just lights up with a few loving words from his people. His start was not good and so he came to us with a few wild-boy tendencies,…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 →


This is Lady, she is a spayed female Jrt approx. 6 years old. She is very energetic, loves going for walks on the lead and loves to be cuddled and rubbed. She a very healthy dog, Lady does not like other dogs and so would love to be homed 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 →