Adopt a Dog | Buddy, Lurcher | Dogs Trust

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About Buddy

1 to 2 Years


Buddy is a 13 month old lurcher who has a zest for life. He loves people, training, walks, socialising with his 4 legged friends and of course treats! He is an energetic and clever boy who loves training and really dislikes being bored so he would love owners who have as much enthusiasm for training and extra curricular activities as he does!

Type of home needed

Buddy has so much love and so much energy that he will need to have more than one person in the household. He's not a big fan of being on his own as he dislikes being bored so would like to have a family where there will be with someone in with him most of the day. He would like you to be committed to his on-going training so he can reach his full potential.

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Buddy could live with another dog after a successful meeting here at the centre, and can also live children over the age of 6 years old. He needs a secure garden so he can burn off all his energy and play. You will need meet him a few times before taking him home so he can show you all his training and what he would like to learn next!

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How rehoming works

Thank you for your interest in Buddy, who is based at Manchester. 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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Thursday 12 – 7.30
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