Adopt a Dog | Johnny, Lurcher | Dogs Trust

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About Johnny

2 to 5 Years


Johnny is a 3 year old lovely, sweet Lurcher who is a gentle sensitive soul but learning all about the joys of life. Once he knows you he enjoys a gentle fuss, he needs a little time once he first meets you but given the chance is a such a sweet heart!

Type of home needed

Johnny would like a home with a family who are happy to give him time to adjust to family life, he would prefer a quieter home with another dog of a similar size. Johnny would like his new owners to be around to settle him in to start then he could potentially be left for short periods with another dog. He is a very sweet but worried boy so just needs some time to settle for his true character to shine.

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Johnny could live with a female dog of a similar size, calm but confident or as an only dog with owners who are around a majority of the day and are happy to continue socialising him on walks. He could potentially live with children 14 years and over who are happy to give him the space he needs, he has so much potentialy and will be a lovely companion.

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How rehoming works

Thank you for your interest in Johnny, who is based at Newbury. 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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Dogs Trust Newbury
Plumb’s Farm
Hamstead Marshall

RG20 0HR

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


01488 658391

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