Bilbo – In foster

  • Lurcher
  • Male
  • Somerset

Fluffy Bilbo is as hairy as a Hobbit and full of fun and affection. He’d be happy with a second breakfast too, if one were on offer! A two-year-old feathered fawn lurcher, Bilbo loves human contact, but is really gentle and snuggly. He can be a bit excitable in play, however, so older children would be preferable.

This little boy was found straying, but he’d much rather have a family to go on his journeys with. Bilbo is friendly with other hounds, and could potentially share his home with another large breed after suitable introductions, but he can be a bit reactive with strange dogs when out walking. His new owners will need to help him socialise, and continue with his training plan to make sure he’s happy out and about. Will you take this lovely lad into your life, and share your adventures with him?

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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


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


3 Homing


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


4 Behavioural Support

behavioural support

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