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About Riley

A Crossbreed
2 to 5 Years


Riley is a 2 year old crossbreed searching for his forever home. As he enjoys the company of people he would love to go to home where there is more than one person around for him to snuggle up to when he feels like it. He would also like them to be around for most of the day to help build up his leaving hours gradually. Riley is a very clever lad and loves his food which makes him the perfect dog for training as he will do almost anything for a tasty treat. After a bit of training he loves to have a good game of tug of war!

Type of home needed

Riley could live with children aged 16 years and above but would like to be the only dog in the home with continued training and socialisation around other dogs. He would like his new home to not be open plan and he'd love a secure garden where he can run and play all day long!

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If you think Riley sounds like the perfect dog for you then please visit the centre between 12 and 5 on weekdays and 10 and 4 on the weekends so that one of his special friends can introduce you!

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How rehoming works

Thank you for your interest in Riley, 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 £150 (£140 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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Dogs Trust Manchester

M34 3SG

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Opening times

Monday 12 – 7.30
Tuesday 12 – 7.30
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 12 – 7.30
Friday 12 – 7.30
Saturday 10 – 4
Sunday 10 – 4


0161 337 3600

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