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.

Toby

Toby is a young male neutered scruffy terrier. He is approximately 18 months old. He is a real cuddle monster who loves to sit on your lap to hear how handsome he is. He gets along fine with other dogs. He is a real Houdini and so will need a…Read More →

Mellow

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 →

Reiley

Reiley is an 18 month old Lab Collie cross. He is a nice, energetic dog who gets along well with other dogs. He is well socialised but could use further basic training. He walks well on a lead and is used to being around other dogs. He isn’t very good…Read More →

Jack-RESERVED

Jack is a handsome 11 year old Jrt. Sadly this lovely easy going gent was taken into the vets to be put to sleep simply because he was unwanted. While he is every so slightly a little porky he is fit as a fiddle and really is enjoying the company…Read More →

Layla-RESERVED

Layla is a young female Terrier approx. 10-12 months old. She is a sweet little girl but a real live wire. She gets along well with other dogs and is very playful. She may be a little too energetic for very young children but would make a great pet for…Read More →

Patti

Patti is a young female terrier mix. She is a fun, still very puppyish, extremely energetic dog. Whose main aim in life is to run around and find someone for cuddles. She is an enthusiastic dog who gets along well with other dogs and another young friendly companion would be…Read More →

April

April is a young female Lurcher approx. 1-2years of age. She came to the rescue in a pretty bad state, she was extremely thin and had a very bad injury to her front leg. Thankfully with time, good food and proper veterinary care she has made a full recovery and…Read More →

Rover

Rover is a male Husky cross Collie approx. 4 years old. He is neutered and incredibly good natured. We have all fallen head over heels for this big ball of fluff. He is a big strong boy but walks well on the lead. He gets along very well with other…Read More →

Spud

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 →

Swayze-RESERVED

Swayze is an approx. 2 year old Spitz breed mix. He is a happy go lucky little dog with a fab personality. He loves playing with the other dogs here at the rescue and going on nice walks – he’s a little energetic on lead at first but soon settles.…Read More →

Lola

Lola is a 3 1/2 year old Collie cross German Shepherd. She hasn’t had a lot of training or experience. She is energetic and strong on the lead. She gets on well with other dogs although can be a bit boisterous in her play. She will need an active home…Read More →

Toby – RESERVED

Toby is an approx. 2 year old scruffy terrier mix. He is full of beans and always up for the craic! Toby has a bubbly friendly nature and is still quite puppyish in behavior. He loves to play with other dogs, is good to walk on lead, and is happy…Read More →

Wilson – RESERVED

Wilson is an approx. 3-4 year old Westie. He has a touch of the condition known as ‘westie skin’ which will need regular medicated shampooing and a good diet. Sadly, Wilson was a puppy farm dog so didn’t have any real handling or socialization before coming into the rescue. He…Read More →

Bailey

Bailey is a 4 year old Lab x. At the moment she is a little overweight but this will easily be resolved with adequate exercise and sensible feeding. Bailey is extremely high energy with an exuberant personality so will be best suited to an adult-only home that can give her…Read More →

Tic-tac

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 →

Beatrice

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 →

Anika

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 →

Jade

Jade is our 9 year old Springer Spaniel lady. She is a sweet girl whose hobbies include enjoying lots of cuddles, sunbathing in a cosy spot, going for nice walks, and being told how pretty she is. Jade is super to walk on lead and gets on very well with…Read More →

Dino

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 →

Jack

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 →

Sam

Sam is a 9 month lab/hound/collie mix. He is very friendly, playful and energetic. He is very good with children. He will need a secure garden and some work on his recall as he loves to run and say hello to people and other dogs in a friendly but superabundant…Read More →

Billy

Billy is a 6/7 year old Kelpie. He loves his walks, settles well on lead and will do well in a fairly active home where he will get plenty of attention. Billy will do best in a home without young children. He gets on with both male and female dogs.…Read More →

Ocean

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 →

Moufassa

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 →

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 →

Majesty

Our beautiful hound Majesty arrived to the rescue and promptly had 9 pups! She was the most outstanding mother to them and they were all rehomed but Maj is still looking for a home of her own. We adore her at the rescue, she is gentle and superb with other…Read More →

Prince-RESERVED

Prince is an approx. 6/7 month old greyhound puppy. He was surrendered into the rescue with a badly broken leg which needed surgery, but has come through this fantastically and is now using the leg more each day. Prince is a sweet boy who takes direction well and enjoys playing…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.

William

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 →

Jack

JACK is a young collie approx 2yrs old. He is a good natured happy dog who loves nothing better than a good game of footy. He would make a great family pet ideally in a country home with plenty of space for him to run around.  If you are interested…Read More →

Sebastian

Sebastian 3 years male neutered German Shepherd. He is house trained and lives in house as part of the family. He is very loyal, obedient and loves being by your side. Excellent recall and basic commands. He doesn’t like cats but likes dogs. He loves playing, very attached and interactive,…Read More →

Finnegan

Finnegan is a large, long haired German Shepherd. He is a neutered male approx. 5 years old, he is microchipped and vaccinated. He is a well behaved boy who walks well on lead is housebroken and well mannered in the home. He is very loyal and stays right by your…Read More →

Ellie

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 →

Merle

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 →

Bodhi

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 →

Quin

Quin is a two and a half year old female harlequin Great Dane, small for her breed. She hasn’t had the best of starts in life and so a person experienced with poorly handled and under socialised dogs would be helpful to build Quin’s confidence. She is a little wary…Read More →

Milo

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

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 →

Buddy

Buddy is 4 Years old, he is fully vaccinated and wormed and neutered. He is excellent with children, and other pets and loves cats, so much so that he will let them eat his food 🙂 He is such a playful dog and loves to run, unfortunately we no longer…Read More →

Lady

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

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 →

Maybel and Dusty

Mabel & Dusty are small collie crosses, born at the end of January 2017. Mabel is 100% collie in her nature, confident, clever and always on duty. Dusty is a bit more relaxed, very calm and laid back. They are terrific dogs, very active, and very much still puppies, ideally…Read More →

Jack

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

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 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 →

Bailey

Bailey is a very gentle, friendly 4 year old Lurcher. Like all lurchers he is happy with just a couple of sprints a day and a comfy bed the rest of the time. Will make an obedient, gentle pet. Please contact Anita on 086 8795950 if interested in Bailey.

Axel

Axel is a 4 year old male Collie cross. He is exceptionally obedient and great with other dogs. He is looking for a new home as his owners have left the country and left him behind. This wonderful dog really deserves a great life, please contact Anita on 086 8795950…Read More →