Merseyside Centre

Based in Huyton, Dogs Trust Merseyside has a dedicated team that help hundreds of dogs find much-needed homes every year. We're really grateful for our fantastic supporters who help us keep caring for these dogs. 

If you have any rehoming queries or want to know more about a particular dog, please call the centre on 0151 480 0660.

We never put a healthy dog down, so Sponsor Dogs Lexi and Kara help us make sure we're there for every dog for as long as they need us.

Our Centre


In The Spotlight:


Jethro is here through no fault of his own after quite a change in his family circumstances. He loves to have attention and can become very excitable when having cuddles! He is sometimes a little nervous when he first meets people but comes around quite soon. He is a clever lad and apparently knows a bit of Spanish!

Jethro has lived with dogs previously but can be quite vocal when he sees one on a lead. He is housetrained and ok to be left for a few hours, but will have a little whimper when you first leave! Because of his nervousness it would be advisable for any potential adopters to meet him a number of times before taking him home. He can lve with children aged around 12 and above.

If you think you could give Jethro a new home, please contact Dogs Trust Merseyside on 0151 480 0660 or drop into the centre at Whiston Lane  Liverpool L36 6HP, United Kingdom




Here's a quick introduction to a few of our adorable residents. If you could offer one of them a home, give us a call or drop in and visit!


Meet Saffaki, looking for her forever home:


Interested in volunteering at Dogs Trust Merseyside? Find out more:



Do you ever wonder who would care for your dog should something happen to you?

Our Supporter Relations Officer, Aimee Best, can let you know about our free Canine Care Card Scheme, to make sure your four-legged friend’s future is safe.  

She can also help with information about leaving a gift in your will or donating in memory of a loved one.

Aimee is here to spread the word about the work we do at Dogs Trust.  She is very happy to come out and talk to groups or can arrange a tour and talk at the newly refurbished rehoming centre.

She also runs some local fundraising events for Dogs Trust Merseyside.

Contact Aimee on 0151 949 5518 or email

For further information about the Supporter Relations Team at Dogs Trust click here.


A few of our people you might want to contact:

Aimee Best can tell you all about our Open Days and fundraising events, or help you set up an event of your own to support the centre. Call her on 0151 949 5518 or e-mail. She will be happy to come and talk to your group about the work of Dogs Trust, and bring along a four legged friend to meet you.

Angela Madigan goes around schools in the area helping the dog owners of tomorrow understand all about responsible dog ownership. If you're interested in having her visit your school, send her an email or visit our Learn with Dogs website for more information and bags of teaching resources and games. 

Clare Turner is our volunteer coordinator, so if you want to lend your time to us, she's the person to drop a line to.

And of course you're always welcome to drop in and see us; you might even meet your dog for life. 

Address and Info:

Dogs Trust Rehoming Centre, Merseyside
Whiston Lane
L36 6HP

Open for visitors: 12:00 - 16:00

Closed: Monday 

Phone lines open 08:00 -20:00 Mon-Fri and 09:00 -17:00 Sat & Sun

Tel: 0151 480 0660

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