Covid-19 update: our rehoming centres aren’t open for public browsing, but we’re still rehoming and taking in dogs, with measures in place to keep staff and adopters safe. Find out more about how national Covid-19 restrictions are affecting our rehoming procedures and other activity.

Our rehoming centres aren’t open for public browsing but we’re still rehoming and taking in dogs, with new processes in place to keep staff, visitors and adopters safe.

For dogs we know will thrive straight away in their new home, we’re matching them with their new homes virtually and delivering them contact-free. Current restrictions mean we can only facilitate adoptions local to our centres and not across Countries or anywhere there are travel restrictions. We’re not able to make appointments for dogs to meet their family before going home, but we can register interest to arrange appointments when restrictions ease.

We’re currently experiencing an unprecedented amount of interest, with some dogs getting several hundred applications. Please bear with us, we’re doing everything we can to find our dogs their forever homes.

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Rocco

I'm looking for a new home...

About Rocco

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

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Rocco is full of energy and will need an owner who's prepared to share his enthusiasm and his zest for life! He enjoys playing with his toys, in particular, squeaky tennis balls and would love to have a good selection in his new home! He enjoys socialising with his canine friends, but can get a bit boisterous so is likely to need on going support with this in the future.

Type of home needed

Rocco is 2 and a half years old and can live with adults only but no other pets in his new home. Rocco really enjoys using his brain but often gets easily frustrated so requires an active home that are looking to invest lots of time in training, perhaps looking to take on a project! He needs to have a secure garden and his new family must be prepared to come and visit him multiple times at the centre and be able to deal with his strength on a lead. Rocco will need someone at home for most of the day whilst he is settling in his new home.

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To apply to rehome me please click on the 'Come and Meet Me' button below. Applications will close when I have found a suitable match.

 

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How rehoming works

Thank you for your interest in Rocco, who is based at Loughborough. Please note this is not a reservation on this dog. If you think you could be a good match give us a call on the number below

Our rehoming process is a bit different at the moment! We’re now matching dogs with their new families virtually and delivering dogs to their new homes, with social distancing measures in place to help keep staff and adopters safe. For dogs who need more time to get to know their new family, you can come and meet them at our rehoming centres by appointment. More info about how our new rehoming process works below.

When you rehome a dog, we’ll give you your welcome bag, which includes a new collar and lead, and our dog care handbook with microchip and insurance details. Plus, to help your new addition settle in we’ll give you a 2kg bag of Wainwright’s dry dog food, courtesy of the Pets at Home VIP Club, unless they have been fed on a different food for dietary or veterinary reasons.

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Location

Dogs Trust Loughborough
Hill Farm
Wide Lane
Leicestershire

LE12 6SE

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Opening times

Our centres are currently closed and can only be visited by appointment at this current time. Our phone lines are open 8.30am to 5pm for enquiries or to make an appointment.

Contact

01509 880 070

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