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4 canines accessible for adoption and in want of perpetually houses in Derry

Members of a Derry animal rescue organisation have just lately taken in 4 beautiful animals who’ve been rescued and are all in determined want of a perpetually residence.

St Columb’s Animal Rescue and Rehoming (SCARR) just lately introduced 4 canines into their care with the assistance of their volunteers.

The Derry-based rehoming organisation mentioned its mission is to rescue, rehabilitate and re-home undesirable, stray and deserted animals.

And though rehoming a rescue canine can typically be difficult, it can be some of the satisfying and rewarding experiences there’s.

We thought what higher to assist these beautiful animals discover their ‘furever’ residence, than by sharing their attraction with our beautiful readers.



Xero is a wonderful Malinois and Labrador combine. Xero got here into care after his job within the police didn’t work out.

Xero is approx 13/14 months and has at present been in foster with two volunteers for the previous few months.

St Columb’s have requested that these all for adopting Xero to keep in mind that he did have a trial with the police and his working canine instincts are sturdy.

He would profit from a house with expertise of shepherds/massive breed working canines.

Sadly, Xero suffers from some separation anxiousness and it will be higher if he discovered a house the place somebody is residence many of the day.

He’s a loving, loyal, chunky pup who is filled with thrilling power.

He would require an lively residence that will likely be devoted to his future coaching and we’ve little question that Xero will likely be a loving, loyal companion to these ready to place within the work.

Potential adopters must be ready to fulfill Xero slowly over time and to take issues at his tempo to make sure the perfect likelihood of settling in his new residence.



Patch is 12 years younger and prepared for his perpetually residence.

He got here into care a few months in the past however was affected by continual cystitis so wanted an extended course of antibiotics to get him again to well being

Patch is a pomeranian crossed with a poodle so his coat will want common grooming and might simply turn out to be matted.

He’s a really pleasant boy who loves his walks and is nice on and off the lead. He completely loves enjoying with toys and is such a little bit character.

Patch is ok round different canines though he doesn’t like them to go close to his meals or disturb him when he’s sleeping. He can’t stay with cats as a result of he likes to chase them!

This wee man is chipped, vaccinated and worm & flea handled so far. He’s additionally housetrained.



Leo is a beautiful four-month-old collie cross terrier. His present carers say he was a little bit timid initially however has actually come out of his shell with the assistance of his foster sisters so will want a house with one other settled canine to offer him confidence.

Leo is a mixture of two lively breeds so he’ll want an lively household who will likely be dedicated to coaching and socialising him as he’s nonetheless very younger.

He’s additionally vet checked, chipped, vaccinated, worm and flea handled so far.

SCARR mentioned they’ve already had a little bit of curiosity in Leo and have requested for members of the general public to please be affected person as they get again to you.



Oscar is a 17-month-old Sprocker who has just lately joined SCARR.

This bundle of power got here into their care as his proprietor was unable to take care of him as a consequence of ailing well being.

He’s going to wish a house with spaniel expertise and a household dedicated to settling him into household life.

He’s very sturdy on the lead and at present has no recall off the lead. He’ll want a really safe backyard and loads of coaching.

He has at all times lived outdoors however is doing nicely with housetraining to date. He will get alongside nicely with different pleasant canines however would chase a cat.

Oscar is chipped, vaccinated and will likely be neutered shortly.

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The rescue organisation instructed MyDerry that they’d urge folks to ‘severely contemplate’ whether or not they’re prepared for a “15-year dedication” earlier than they apply to undertake one among their animals.

A spokesperson for SCARR mentioned: “Including a canine to the household is a superb expertise and we expect there’s nothing higher than the bond between a rescue canine needing a second likelihood at a perpetually residence with its household.

“Nonetheless it’s a 15-year dedication and have to be fastidiously thought of earlier than coming ahead to undertake a canine the household should learn the outline fastidiously and guarantee they meet the wants of the actual canine’s temperament.”

Should you’re all for adopting one among these canines otherwise you’d prefer to view extra animals you possibly can go to their Fb right here.

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