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Discussion in 'Dog Rescue and Adoption' started by ScottLAimee, Jun 3, 2010.


  1. ScottLAimee

    ScottLAimee PetForums Newbie

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    Hi

    me and my partner are looking to adopt a young dog under the age of 6 months i have been brought up with dogs all my life and have bread staffs and english bullterriors, i have moved to the nottingham area and will be willing travel aslong as its not over 50 miles away

    if you have a dog that matches this description and you cant look afte him please contact me on 07854012808 thank you
    i am going to be out from 4 - 5:15 but you can text me or just 1 bell me il ring you back asap
     
  2. flufffluff39

    flufffluff39 PetForums VIP

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    Have you tried dogs for sale in your AREA ???
     
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    ScottLAimee PetForums Newbie

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    Yeah we have looked but most places that advertise like gumtree seem to have alot of fake numbers and links on them i tried phoning around yesterday and only found 1 legit person and he wanted £2000 per pup
     
  4. GSDlover4ever

    GSDlover4ever PetForums VIP

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    Do you want to rescue a dog?
     
  5. ScottLAimee

    ScottLAimee PetForums Newbie

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    Yes we are considering a rescue dog
     
  6. flufffluff39

    flufffluff39 PetForums VIP

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    What dog was that?? A bulldog was it??
     
  7. GSDlover4ever

    GSDlover4ever PetForums VIP

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    Where abouts in the world are you?

    Have you tried your local rescue or breed specific rescues?
     
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    what breed of dog are you looking for
     
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  10. ScottLAimee

    ScottLAimee PetForums Newbie

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    i live in nottingham
     
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    ScottLAimee PetForums Newbie

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    We will consider any dog breed or x
    but the ones we are looking for mainly are bulldogs and i know its gonna cost money to get one these dogs
     
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    Bulldog Rescue
    PO Box 18, Midhurst, West Sussex, GU29 9YU
    Tel: 01730 810531 Fax: 01730 815422
    Email: [email protected] Bulldog Rescue and Rehoming

    Is it bull dogs in particular or bull breed/ types?
    I.e bull terrier,
    Bull mastiff
    staffy......?
     
  14. ScottLAimee

    ScottLAimee PetForums Newbie

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    Any type really iv been brought up with staffs and english bull terrirors and my dad had 2 old tyme english bulldogs
     
  15. GSDlover4ever

    GSDlover4ever PetForums VIP

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    My geography is rubbish but i will give you a list of rescues who have those particular breeds with that particular look.

    Staffordshire Bull Terrier

    Dorset Staffordshire Bull Terrier Rescue
    Mrs D Dennet, Broadstone, Dorset. Tel: 01202 699198

    Downlands Staffordshire Bull Terrier Club Rescue Service
    Pat Pritchard (Co-ordinator), North Cheam, Surrey. Tel: 020 8641 2786

    Hampshire Staffordshire Bull Terrier Rescue
    Email: [email protected] Hampshire Staffordshire Bull Terrier Rescue

    Leicestershire Staffordshire Bull Terrier Rescue
    Mrs Norma Vann, Gaddesby, Liecs. Tel: 01664 840570

    North Eastern Staffordshire Bull Terrier Club Rescue
    Mrs A Hubery, Bishop Auckland, Co Durham. Tel: 01388 608763

    Northern Staffordshire Bull Terrier Rescue
    Bob Whittall (Co-ordinator) Tel: 01229 465791
    Email: [email protected]
    Anna Murray (Hon. Secretary) Tel: 07747 831 293
    Email: [email protected]
    Northern SBT Rescue

    Scottish Staffordshire Bull Terrier Rescue
    Mrs K Hamilton, Dirleton, Lothian. Tel: 07775 875993
    Scottish Staffordshire Bull Terrier Rescue

    South Eastern Counties Staffordshire Bull Terrier Rescue
    John & Gwen Laker, Canterbury, Kent. Tel: 01227 471647

    South Wales Staffordshire Bull Terrier Rescue
    Mrs C Pascoe, Swansea, Glamorgan. Tel: 01792 423021

    Staffordshire Bull Terrier Rescue
    Mrs F B Green, Farnworth, Bolton, Lancs. Tel: 01204 573942

    Staffordshire Bull Terrier Rescue/Rehoming
    Mrs J Mason, Hove, East Sussex. Tel: 01273 418081



    Boxer Rescue
    Mrs C E McGrath, Hoylake, Wirral. Tel :07789 870117
    Mrs G Steer, Isle of Man. Tel: 01624 627718
    Email: [email protected]

    Boxer Rescue
    Mrs B Hoad, East Sussex. Tel: 01273 870776

    Cotswolds Boxer Rescue
    Miss J Brown, Berkeley, Gloucester. Tel: 01453 511303

    Home Counties Boxer Welfare
    Miss Ann Podmore (Co-ordinator/Secretary), Leighton Buzzard, Beds.
    Tel: 01525 240288. Email: [email protected]
    Mrs Rita Clarke (Membership secretary), Welwyn Garden City, Herts Tel: 01707 330438 Home Counties Boxer Welfare

    Lincolnshire Boxer Rescue
    Mrs D Barnes (Sec & Co-ordinator), Holbeach, Lincs. Tel: 01406 490350 Fax: 01406 426159
    Mrs J Tree, Boston, Lincs. Tel: 01205 357001
    Mr & Mrs D Blinko, Hemel Hempstead, Herts. Tel: 01442 393153

    Norfolk Boxer Rescue
    Mrs S Fox (Co-ord & Sec), Hainford, Norfolk. Tel: 01603 890655
    Mrs H Harvey (Treasurer), Hellesdon, Norwich. Tel: 01603 415448
    Email: [email protected]
    Norfolk Boxer Rescue

    South Wales Boxer Club Rescue
    Mrs Gill Greenway, Llanelli.
    Tel: 01269 870960 E-mail: [email protected]

    South Western Boxer Club Rescue
    Mrs S Cowell, Nr Exeter, Devon. Tel: 01626 865016
    Miss J Grover, Taunton, Somerset. Tel: 01460 281202

    Thames Valley Boxer Rescue
    Mrs J Drew, Nr Swindon, Wilts. Tel: 01793 726868

    Trent Boxer Club Rescue
    Mr B Alton (Co-ordinator), Selston, Notts. Tel: 01773 810630

    Tyne, Wear & Tees Boxer Rescue
    Mrs S Oddy, Northumberland 01830 540270
    Email [email protected]

    Wessex Boxer Rescue
    Mrs B Groves, Nr Melksham, Wiltshire. Tel: 01380 828158

    White Boxer Rescue
    Mrs S Dawson, Preston, Lancs. 01772 690458
    (Also contact for training of deaf Boxers)


    Bull Terrier Club Welfare Trust
    Mrs J E Kenway (Co-ordinator), Hook, Hants. Tel: 01256 861227
    Mr & Mrs F Haworth, Bacup, Lancs. Tel: 01706 874653


    Bulldog

    Bulldog Rescue
    PO Box 18, Midhurst, West Sussex, GU29 9YU
    Tel: 01730 810531 Fax: 01730 815422
    Email: [email protected] Bulldog Rescue and Rehoming


    Bullmastiff

    Bullmastiff Society of Scotland Rescue
    Mrs L Lawrie (Welfare Co-ordinator), Larkhall. Tel: 01698 887378

    Bullmastiff Welfare
    Mrs C M Ryder, Manchester. Tel: 01204 524508
    Mrs S West, Manchester. Tel: 0160 320 1488

    Southern Bullmastiff Society Welfare
    Mr B Blunden (Co-ordinator), Herts. Tel: 01992 892079
    Mrs B Browning, Wilmington, Kent. Tel: 01322 663956

    French Bulldog
    French Bulldog Club of England Welfare Trust
    Mrs H B C Watkins - Chairman, Farnham, Surrey. Tel: 01420 23437
    Mrs J Keates - Sec & Treasurer, Scarborough, N Yorks. Tel: 01723 863875
    Mrs S Hawkins, Southampton, Hants. Tel: 01489 582936
    Rev J Thomas, Ammanford, Carmarthenshire. Tel: 01269 850726
     
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    Heya, put a wanted ad on preloved, thats what we did and thats how we got the border collie, we paid £20 petrol money for her and the old owner delivered her all the way from warrickshire....worth a try :)
     
  17. ScottLAimee

    ScottLAimee PetForums Newbie

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    Thank you every 1 for all the help
     
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    there are literally hundreds of staffy and staffy crosses in rescues at the moment, and many more getting put down every week due to the staffy crisis.

    If you can, please please please consider giving your time and home to one of these!
     
  19. ScottLAimee

    ScottLAimee PetForums Newbie

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    Yes this is our first choice we wanna rescue a dog
     
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    At the moment any rescue go to, well that isn't breed specific will have a staffy in it at the moment.
     
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