What to do with an unwanted dog
If you are no longer able to keep your dog, we recommend contacting a reputable rescue centre who may be able to assist. They receive many such requests so you may need to go onto a waiting list.
A list of animal rescue centres is available in the table below:
|Re-homing centre||Contact details|
|Blue Cross (Burford)||0300 777 1570 www.bluecross.org.uk|
|Dogs Trust (Salisbury)||01980 629634 www.dogstrust.org.uk|
|RSPCA (Bath)||01225 787321 www.bathcatsanddogshome.org.uk/|
|Rescue Remedies||www.rescueremediesdogrescue.co.uk www.rescueremedies.co.uk|
|Cheltenham Animal Sanctuary||01242 523521 www.gawa.org.uk/|
|Forever Hounds Trust||03000 111 100 https://foreverhoundstrust.org/|
|Evesham Lurcher Rescue||01386 853971 - after 5.00pm (Mon to Fri) or weekends. 0121 2584510 - 6.00pm - 10.00pm (Mon to Fri) or weekends. www.lurcher.org.uk/|
07766 021 465 or 01322 403 494 - calls are answered between 10.00am and 8.00pm www.prodogsdirect.org.uk
|Teckels Animal Shelter||01452 740300 www.teckelsanimalsanctuaries.co.uk|
For details of specific Breed Rescues – call the Kennel Club on 0870 606 6750 or see the Kennel Club website. Please note that we are not able to collect unwanted dogs.