Rescue Dogs

Getting a dog
Tips and advice to make the best decision before you buy a dog to see if you’re ready: how to find the right dog, the right breeder and get general dog caring advice
What to consider when getting a rescue dog
Rescued dogs are usually more than six months old, are housetrained, and mainly past the 'chewing-everything' stage, they are normally happy to be placed in a loving home.
Women More Likely To Abandon Their Dogs Than Their Male Counterparts
Dog owners’ lack of research before buying is resulting in tens of thousands of dogs being rehomed each year the Kennel Club warns, as new research revealed women aged between 35-44 are more likely to give their dogs away to be rehomed than their male counterparts, with some 17% of dogs being rehomed by male owners.
Support Dogs Needing A Home With The 2015 Breed Rescue Calendar
Dog lovers can support rescue dogs by ordering the 2015 Kennel Club Breed Rescue calendar, which is now available and stars dogs from breeds that have been helped by Kennel Club Breed Rescue (KCBR) organisations.
Rescue Dogs Given Chance To Shine At London’s Biggest Dog Event
The plight of rescue dogs will be highlighted at London’s biggest dog event, Discover Dogs, held at Earls Court on 8-9 November, as Kennel Club Breed Rescue (KCBR) organisations promote the benefits of rescuing a dog in need on the Find a Rescue Dog stand and the Eukanuba stand.
Appeal Launched To Fund Life-Changing Operation For Young Rescue Dog
An appeal has been launched to raise money for a one year-old rescue dog that needs an expensive life-changing operation to help him lead a normal life.
Local Calendar Cover Star Heads To Crufts
The choosen cover star of the Kennel Club's Breed Rescue calendar for 2016 is heading to Crufts to promote rescue dogs. Read more.
Abandoned And Malnourished Welsh Rescue Dog Given A New Chance At Happiness
A six-year-old Boxer has found her loving home with the help of the Kennel Club Charitable Trust after she was abandoned and left to suffer. Read more about her amazing story.
Support Rescue Dogs With The 2017 Breed Rescue Calendar
Support rescue dogs by ordering the 2017 Kennel Club Breed Rescue calendar now. Click to learn more.
Rescue Warning As John Lewis Ad Sends Boxer Pup Searches Soaring
This year's John Lewis Christmas advert featured ‘Buster’ the Boxer that has sent searches for Boxer dogs to record highs in the run up to Christmas, leading the Kennel Club to remind people about the importance of choosing a dog carefully to prevent dogs ending up in rescue. Read more.
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