Kennel Club breed rescue organisations re-home approximately
24,000 dogs each year. Click here to find a rescue
dog near you.
Our commitment to rescue continues to grow as we work ever more
closely with breed rescue organsations to support the work that is
done to find the right homes for pedigree dogs in the UK. Breed
rescue organisations have specialist knowledge about their
particular breeds and can advise on the type of environment and
care that the dogs require.
For over twenty-five years we have published a rescue directory
to list the many general and breed rescue organisations that exist
around the country. This has proved to be a useful tool for anyone
looking to adopt a dog or wanting to re-home a pet in a home that
The rescue directory is a valuable source of information for the
general public, veterinary surgeries, dog wardens, police, dog
clubs and other welfare organisations. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
if you would like a copy of the directory.
Find a pedigree rescue dog
Consider giving a home to a rescue dog as long as you are
prepared to put in extra work if it is needed but it can be an
immensely rewarding experience. The Kennel Club Find a Rescue
Dog service provides contact details for breed rescue for your
chosen pedigree dog breed in your area.
Kennel Club Charitable Trust
Kennel Club Breed Rescue is supported by the Kennel Club
Charitable Trust which offers financial assistance to many dog
welfare programmes throughout the UK.
It is the principle objective of the Kennel Club to 'promote in
every way the general improvement of dogs', this is achieved
through ensuring that we are the first port of call on all canine
matters and recognising the importance of canine health and
welfare. We are firmly committed to safeguarding the welfare of all
Kennel Club Breed Rescue Calendar 2016
After sifting through many great entries for the calendar, the
12 winners have now been chosen to feature in the 2016 calendar.
Each month of the year
features a different dog that has been rehomed by a Kennel Club
Breed Rescue organisation. To accompany the heart-warming images, a
short story about each dog features alongside.
The calendar is a great opportunity to raise funds for Kennel
Club Breed Rescue which will help us to promote and support breed
rescue organisations across the country in any way we can.
The calendar is available to purchase through our online shop,
click here to buy it.