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.

Some local rescue centres and their contact details:

Blue Cross (Burford)

Dogs Trust (Salisbury)

RSPCA (Bath)

Rescue Remedies

Cheltenham Animal Shelter

Forever Hounds Trust

Evesham Greyhound and Lurcher Rescue

Pro Dogs Direct


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.

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