Rehoming by appointment

Our rehoming centres are open by appointment only. We're still rehoming, but we're doing things a little differently.


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About Copper

5 to 7 Years


Copper is a real sweetheart! He's 5 years old and was originally found all alone with a wound to his hind leg. Thankfully he has healed up beautifully and although he is a very shy lad to start with, he is starting to let his real personality slowly come through. He is quite a playful boy and enjoys playing with his handlers. His initial timid nature means he needs space to come round, but once he is comfortable with you he can show a more affectionate side. He's worried by other dogs but doesn't go looking for trouble. He'd rather just stay away and stick with his human buddies. He loves his food and this is roving to be the key to his heart! He'll be your best friend in no time if you have plenty of tasty treats in your pocket.

Type of home needed

Copper will need patient owners who will slowly build his confidence and continue his training, which he's doing really well with. Like all Lurchers he has a natural chase instinct so cannot share his home with any other pets. He'll need a peaceful home with adults only. A secure garden is a must so he has somewhere to play off-lead and continue his housetraining.

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All Copper needs is a chance to prove himself. Our handlers all adore him and we can see so much potential in him. He just needs someone to help him be the dog we know he can be.


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Thank you for your interest in rehoming a dog from our Leeds Rehoming Centre.

The first step to rehoming from us is to give us a call for an initial chat.

If we think you could be a good match you'll be asked to fill in an application form so we can better understand your lifestyle and match it against your chosen dogs' needs.

If you seem like a great fit we may arrange a virtual home check, and may also offer you an appointment to meet them at our centre.

Start your application now by calling us on 0303 003 0000.

Our rehoming centres are currently open by pre-booked appointment only.

Read more about rehoming from us.

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Dogs Trust Leeds
Woodlands Farm
York Road

LS15 4NL

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Opening times

Visits to the centre are by pre-booked appointment only.


0303 003 0000

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