Adopt a Dog | Vinnie, Greyhound | Dogs Trust

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Vinnie

I'm looking for a new home...

About Vinnie

Centre:
Breed:
Greyhound
Age:
2 to 5 Years
Sex:
Male

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Vinnie is an affectionate and super clever boy who is always eager to learn and knows a number of tricks already! His favourite game is fetch with a squeaky toy and once you've gained his trust he loves nothing more than a cuddle and will fall asleep with his head in your lap. Vinnie is gentle on the lead and really enjoys meting new dogs on his walks.

Type of home needed

Vinnie has had a difficult start in life which has made it hard for him to trust strangers. He prefers to take things very slowly when meeting new people, particularly new men. Vinnie will need an adult only home that doesnt grow too busy with visitors. He can potentially live with another dog and be left for a few hours once he has settled in.

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If you are interested in Vinnie, please contact the Canterbury Centre.

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How rehoming works

Thank you for your interest in Vinnie, who is based at Canterbury. 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 £130 (£110 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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Location

Dogs Trust Canterbury
Radfall Road
Chestfield
Near Whitstable
Kent

CT5 3ER

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Opening times

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

Contact

01227 792 505

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