Adopt a Dog | Luigi, Shar-Pei | Dogs Trust

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About Luigi

2 to 5 Years


Luigi is a 4 year old Shar-pei, he is rather handsome, he is hard of hearing but has learnt a number of visual cues. He loves playing with his toys, either with you or by himself. Once he gets to know you he is a real cuddle monster and likes to think he is a lap dog!

Type of home needed

Luigi is looking for an active home as the ONLY pet, with people who are happy to continue his training in the home. He needs to live in a quiet area with no direct dog neighbours. Luigi can be a little worried when you first meet him but given time he comes around and makes friends quickly. Owners with breed experience would be ideal, he would like owners who are around for the majority of the day to start with.

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Luigi could potentially live with children aged 16 years and over who will give him space when he needs it. He has a number of training programs that he would like to show his new owners. Luigi will need owners that are prepared to make multiple visits to the centre. Please call to book an appointment to meet Luigi as he is not on view.

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How rehoming works

Thank you for your interest in Luigi, who is based at Newbury. Please note this is not a reservation on this dog. To start the rehoming process you will need to go to a rehoming centre for a quick chat. Please find information below about what to expect during the rehoming process. We hope to see you soon.

  1. The average time between visiting a Rehoming Centre and taking your new pet home is just eight days. Every circumstance is different but this brief guide lets you know what you will experience when you decide to rehome a dog from us.
  2. The rehoming centre is your gateway to finding your new pet pooch. When you arrive at the centre you will be greeted in reception by a friendly face.
  3. During this first visit we will take a few details from you so we know what you are looking for. You will be able to visit the dogs and we'll advise you on how to find the right dog for your circumstance and that your circumstances will work for the dog too.
  4. We would like you to get to know your chosen dog before you take him home so, if you have any other dogs or family members, you may need to bring them along for a further visit to ensure the whole family is happy with the decision.
  5. The fee for rehoming a dog is £150 (£140 in Ballymena due to extra dog licence fees), but every dog is vet checked, microchipped, and neutered as well as a very cool Dogs Trust lead and collar - so we think it's a good deal!
  6. On rehoming your new dog from Dogs Trust you will receive 4 weeks' free insurance from our partner Petplan, this covers your dog for any unexpected illnesses and injuries, for further details and to activate your 4 weeks' free trial visit the Petplan website.
  7. So now you are ready to take your new pal home, just one more step which is a pre-adoption talk. This ensures you are aware of the responsibilities of dog ownership and reminds you that we are always here when you need us!
  8. Get in touch with the centre your dog is located at to arrange a visit.
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Dogs Trust Newbury
Plumb’s Farm
Hamstead Marshall

RG20 0HR

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Opening times

Monday 12 – 4
Tuesday 12 – 7.30
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 12 – 4
Friday 12 – 4
Saturday 12 – 4
Sunday 12 – 4


01488 658391

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