Staffie & Stray Rescue

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Registered Charity No. 1163631

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Hunter Needs a Home

About Hunter

My Name Is… Hunter

I Am… 1 Year Old

Can I be rehomed with other dogs? No

Can I be rehomed with cats? No

Can I be rehomed with children? Over 10 Years

I am looking for… A forever home


Hunter is looking for a new home through SSR due to unforseen circumstances in his current home. Prior to this, he had a tough start in life as he was locked in small crate and was neglected during a very critical period as a young pup.


Hunter is a large young dog with very long legs! He is a chilled out young man who enjoys both being with people but also having his own space.

He can be left for short, reasonable periods of time.

He is quite a lazy bones around the home.

Hunter is used to sleeping in his own bedroom!

Hunter has experienced a lot of change in his young life so far and sometimes struggles when transitioning to somewhere new. As a result of his lack of stimulation as a puppy, he can be anxious of the world. New owners should be patient in letting Hunter settle into a new home whilst adjusting to new surroundings.

In typical puppy/young dog style, Hunter has plenty of ‘zoomie’ moments and is very excitable and bouncy. He is still in his nipping stage when he gets excited, this is not to be confused with aggression but Hunter will need lots of training going forward.


Hunter is OK around most dogs, although he is currently under assessments. He is not let off lead.


Pending assessments, I am looking for:

  • A forever home
  • A pet free home
  • A home where children are over 10 years

Please check our requirements to ensure that you are eligible to apply. Our application forms can be downloaded from the website and sent in to

Home checks, Vet checks and Adoption fees apply.



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Do you have a home for Hunter?

We are looking for foster families and adoptive families. We do ask foster homes to be within an hour’s drive of Bournemouth as the dogs in foster use our local vets and foster homes will be required to bring the foster dog back to us for any medical treatments.

We rehome to adoptive families within a 2 hour driving radius of Bournemouth. A home check and a vet check is required, with a £200 adoption fee, which contributes partially to kennel fees, vaccinations, microchipping, spay/neutering, flea/worming treatment and other veterinary costs. This adoption fee will contribute to the care of all our dogs.

We have a thorough rehoming programme to prepare you and your dog for each other. We also offer help and support for you both in the future. Learn about responsible ownership or contact us if you have any questions.

If you are considering fostering or permanently rehoming a dog, then please print off and complete one of the forms below:

Please note: We only rehome within a 2 hour driving radius of the Bournemouth area and do not place dogs in homes with children under the age of 6.

Apply by Email

Please print out the form and scan it in after filling it out. Email your completed form to us at

Apply by Post

Please email to ask for our postal address.

Other ways to help

If you can’t offer a home there are still loads of ways to help our dogs.

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