Alfie and Beth

  • Whippet X
  • Can live with children, 10 plus
  • Would like a home to go to together

Lovely Alfie and Beth are looking for a new home together. This perfect pair of whippet lurchers are around nine years old, and are brother and sister – though you’d never guess, since Alfie has a very unique look! We think this just gives him even more character, and makes him even more adorable than he already is.

Alfie and Beth are used to living in a home, and are very easy dogs to live with. They love making new friends (both human and canine), are house-trained and used to spending time at home on their own. They walk beautifully on the lead, and would be happy to live with children over the age of six – but no cats please!

Alfie and Beth are looking for a home where they will get plenty of love and attention in their older years. They are laid back and settled at home, and despite their age, they are in good health and both still enjoy a good walk! Poor Alfie is worried that people will pass him by because he’s not conventionally handsome – will you be the one to prove him wrong?

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The Homing Journey

1 Pre-homing visit

rehoming visit

We visit every prospective home so that we can best match each dog with their ideal ‘forever home’

The pre-homing visit

2 Matching

matching

Our homing volunteers match hound to home based on home visits and dog assessments

Matching

3 Homing

homing

Hurrah, another hound has found his forever home! Happy ‘gotcha day’…

Homing

4 Behavioural Support

behavioural support

All homes receive a four month post-homing visit, to check all is going well for hound and home

Support