Meet our dogs


Fergus is a very well mannered collie cross, he is 5 years old and loves attention. It is important that his basic training is continued within his new home to ensure he maintains his good manners. Due to being a collie cross he will require a lot of stimulation, walks and enrichment. He loves chasing […]


Edward is a very special boy; he is a 3 years old rough collie and has won the hearts of all the staff and volunteers onsite. He enjoys company and being groomed. Shortly after arriving to the sanctuary under veterinary examination we learnt that Edward was developing issues causing him to become blind. Due to […]


“I am a slightly older girl at 10 years old and have unfortunately ended up in the sanctuary. I have built a bond with the staff here and have been really well behaved for them, however I dream of finding my forever home to relax in and call my own. Despite my age; I have […]


Pixel is a young collie at just under 2 years old. He is a very clever and active boy. Due to his breed, Pixel tends to get bored easily so will require a lot of enrichment and stimulation. He does require lead training as he can become playful and energetic on the lead. He enjoys […]


“I am a big boisterous 2 year old boy, I love company and going for walks. I am lovable but sometimes I forget how big I really am and I can become excitable and a little bouncy, I am willing to learn some new things such as basic obedience and lead training when I’m out […]


This big girl is 3 years old, with much love to give. The staff have been able to see her development from arriving at the sanctuary and how much she loves attention. She is a very strong girl that requires some basic training and lead training. Due to her size and being full of energy […]


Smokie is a 4 year old Akita!  She is quite a relaxed dog and loves ambling about the field at her leisure.  She is a strong girl and can pull on the lead if she feels like it.  She will need someone with large breed experience. Smokie has a great personality and is doing well […]


Betsy is an 8 year old JRT. She came to us as her owner sadly passed away. She has taken some time to adapt to life at the sanctuary. Betsy would be best suited to a home with no other animals or children. She will need time and patience to allow her to settle into […]


Nicky is a 9 year old toy poodle. He is a very sweet dog who loves human company and therefore doesn’t like to be left for periods of time. He can be uncomfortable with some handling and therefore it is important to build up trust with him. However staff and volunteers absolutely adore his charming […]


Vern is around 14 years old. He loves to chill in the sun, going for walks and playing with the staff here at Assisi. He would love to meet an owner who understands him and is able to give him lots of love but also his own space. He would also need to be the […]


Jack is a 6-year-old Jack Russell Terrier. He has been at the sanctuary now for a number of months and is still looking for his forever home. He would need an experienced owner to work his behavioural issues. He wouldn’t be suitable to live with children or cats unfortunately. However, he could potentially live with […]


Teddy is a 4-year-old Pomeranian cross. Teddy is an active boy who loves exploring on walks. He will need an experienced owner as he is a nervous dog with some behavioural issues. He wouldn’t be suitable to live with children or other animals, so he would be best suited to being the only animal in […]