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About Giant

Jack Russell Terrier (JRT)
2 to 5 Years


This cute little fellow is Giant, a 2 year old Jack Russell Terrier looking for his new home. Giant is a busy little chap, who is always on the go and loves exploring everything around him! He loves a few tasty treats which will come in handy for teaching him new things. Giant likes a gentle fuss once he gets to know you, but is far too busy to be a lap dog!

Type of home needed

Giant is an active boy who is looking for a new home who can take him on plenty of adventures and that has a secure garden. He is a little worried by passing traffic so would need to live in an area away from busy roads. Giant can be uncertain when being handled at times, so would need to live in a home with adults only with no visiting children. Giant has been worried by dogs so would need to be the only dog in the home and be walked in areas that aren't busy with lots of dogs.

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How rehoming works

Thank you for your interest in Giant, 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),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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