Adopt a Dog | Lemon, Border Collie | Dogs Trust

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Lemon

I'm looking for a new home...

About Lemon

Centre:
Breed:
Border Collie
Age:
1 to 2 Years
Sex:
Female

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Lemon is an endearing young Collie, with a sensitive nature. She's had little experience of day-to-day life and interactions, so it'll take her a while to build up a bond. When allowing Lemon the time she needs, you will begin to see her sweet and affectionate character.

Type of home needed

She's hoping to find patient owners who will slowly guide her through the big wide world without introducing her to scary situations all at once. Lemon is currently worried by the car and traffic, so her ideal home will be in a quiet, rural location with access to quiet walks by foot. Although she lacks in confidence around unfamiliar canines, she adores the company of dogs she knows well. Her new owners should continue to socialise her with other suitable dogs to help build her confidence and she must share her home with a dog who will act as a good role model. She can also live with teens over the age of 16 and it is essential that she has a garden of her own.

More about me

Lemon is a lovely lady who will make for a wonderful companion to an understanding owner who is ready to dedicate lots of time to her and provide some extra TLC.

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How rehoming works

Thank you for your interest in Lemon, who is based at Shoreham. 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 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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Location

Dogs Trust Shoreham
Brighton Road
Shoreham by Sea
West Sussex

BN43 5LT

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Opening times

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

Contact

01273 452576

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