Adopt a Dog | Buddy, A Crossbreed | Dogs Trust

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About Buddy

A Crossbreed
2 to 5 Years


Young, active and full of energy - Buddy is an adorable dog who is lots of fun to be around. His favourite pastimes are: Spending time with his human pals, playing with other dogs, walkies in quiet areas and settling down with a tasty chew after a long day.

Type of home needed

Despite his fun-loving character, Buddy also has a sensitive side. He's seeking a calm, relaxed home environment where there isn't too much going on around him. Quiet walks are essential, & he'll need a decent sized garden to roam about in. Buddy is unable to live with any cats or other small furry pets due to his high-chase drive. However, since being in our care & receiving lots of guidance with our trainers, Buddy has now built up his social skills with other dogs - so-much-so, that he actually prefers life in their company. Therefore, he needs to share his home with another well-suited dog who he could look to for support & have lots of fun playing with. He can live with teens aged 16 plus & will need to live in a multiple-person residency, with owners who are always about the house to spend time with him.

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This endearing chap would love to find a special someone who could support him in the continuation of his training, but also welcome him as part of the family in a forever home. Please note, Buddy's new home must be within an hour's drive to our rehoming centre.

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How rehoming works

Thank you for your interest in Buddy, who is based at Shoreham. 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),for puppies its £150 adoption fee plus a £45 Dog School fee 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 can 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 Shoreham
Brighton Road
Shoreham by Sea
West Sussex

BN43 5LT

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Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 12 – 7.30
Thursday 12 – 4
Friday 12 – 4
Saturday 12 – 4
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01273 452576

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