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About Spirit

Staffordshire Cross (SBT)
5 to 7 Years


Spirit is a gorgeous 5 year old Staffordshire Bull Terrier, he loves nothing more then being snuggled up under his blankets in any weather! Spirit loves his food and is keen to learn for that tasty reward or equally he loves to work for toys and play with you.

Type of home needed

Spirit is a very clever boy and loves his training, he does sit, paw and rollover which hell show you in exchange for something tasty! He has a wonderful fun personality and a sweet, gentle character, it takes him a short time to feel truly comfortable to show you his trueself but its worth the wait! Spirit is happy to snooze away on a comfy bed while your a work and can be left for a few hours a day.

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Spirit would like to be the only pet, he loves to go out on his walks and explore, he prefers quieter areas as he is not comfortable around other dogs. He could live with older sensible teenagers are considered. Spirit is a beautiful boy with a very loving personality, he will be a wonderful companion.

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How rehoming works

Thank you for your interest in Spirit, 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 £150 (£140 in Ballymena due to extra dog licence fees),for puppies its £150 adoption fee plus a £45 Dog School fee 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 can 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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Opening times

Monday 12 – 4
Tuesday 12 – 7.30 (except 9th July, 12-4pm)
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 12 – 4
Friday 12 – 4
Saturday 12 – 4
Sunday 12 – 4


01488 658391

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