Adopt a Dog | Penny, Greyhound | Dogs Trust

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Penny

I'm looking for a new home...

About Penny

Centre:
Breed:
Greyhound
Age:
1 to 2 Years
Sex:
Female

Likes

Penny is a very pretty girl who walks gently on lead, and off-lead, loves to sprint. She is social with other dogs and likes to play and go for walks with them. She has come on leaps and bounds with her confidence since she first arrived at the centre. She was originally nervous of new people but recently has been happy to meet and greet new volunteers. She enjoys playing with toys and sharing her bed, curling up with another dog.

Type of home needed

Penny is looking for a forever home with some lovely, kind people who will be gentle with her. She is looking for an adult only home and potential adopters must be prepared to visit Penny a few times before rehoming. Penny would suit a quiet house-hold with not too many visitors to get used to. Penny is looking for a home with another dog.

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How rehoming works

Thank you for your interest in Penny, who is based at Ilfracombe. 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 Ilfracombe
Hazeldene
West Down
Ilfracombe
North Devon

EX34 8NU

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Opening times

Monday 12 – 4
Tuesday 12 – 4
Wednesday 4.30 – 7.30
Thursday 12 – 4
Friday 12 – 4
Saturday 12 – 4
Sunday 12 – 4

 

Contact

01271 812 709

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