Adoption Success Stories

Fluke

Fluke is a border collie cross that came from a pound in the Waikato. He is a complex character, shy with strangers but with an incredible enthusiasm for life once you get him out in the open. He’s quick as a cricket on an agility course ...

Ginge

Ginge the ginger Cat didn't look like a stray when he rocked on up to his new home. He was after all, well fed and incredibly friendly. Concerned that his original family might be missing him, his new family advertised his whereabouts. Mont...

YODA

We were lucky enough to rehome the most beautiful dog through Trisha and Brad of K9 Rescue and Rehoming. We explained to them what type of dog we were after (and we were particularly fussy) – from there, we were put on the waiting list...

CADE

Cade’s mum and dad here. We were very pleased with Cade. On the trip home he travelled really well. We had a few stops on the way, for drinks and walks. He loves chasing chickens. Had his first day of training today, learning real quic...

Guiness

Guiness is settling in well. He is such a cutie. Him and Roxy have had great fun together today, at least they can get to run around outside in the sun today. So now they have picked a couch and a child to snuggle up to and are fast a...

POPPY

I have arrived safely in Oamaru. Everything seems cool so far. As you can see from the photos I have been fed, checked out where I was sleeping and watched a bit of tv with my new Mum. We slept most of the way home but did stop and have ...

AVA

Ava seems to be loving country life, she has created a track around the edge of our paddock which she loves to run around daily. We live very close to the forest so quite often take her & Molley (Jack Russell) for a walk or run on the q...

PIP

Pip Pip Hi guys, Pip is doing really well and totally enjoying her “new life”. She is spoiled rotten and enjoying the company of Riley and Mitsy ( her other canine friends). Pip is a fantastic agility dog and has ev...

KAIZER

Hello! Kaizer has settled in so well and I am so grateful to you, you knew exactly what I was looking for! He has been sleeping with me on my bed at night, and tends to sleep right through the night, he also tends to snore!. He has a w...

SKIP

Well Skip (aka Trip!) has been with me for almost 2 months now, and what an awesome dog he is! We love going for walks at the river and the park. He has even learnt how to get along with the two resident cats (they still think he is we...

MOLLY

Thank you so much Trish for contacting me about Molly. You said she’d be perfect for me, and she is. She is such a lovely girl, and is a big part of our family. It took her a few days to settle down and relax with us, but now that she ...

WALLY

Introducing Wally… Vibrant young male seeks loving partner who enjoys walks along the beach, swimming late at night, cuddles on the bed and toys to play with. You must own your own car because I dont drive but I will always be your pa...

JACK

Hi there When we took Jack home, I promised to send you a photo of him and his new family. Sorry it took so long. He has settled in very well, is adored by us all and is just a great addition to our family. He loves his walks, so we a...

WILMA

The first photo is of me at Dogwatch. I've been at my new home in Sumner for 2 weeks now and I've settled in really well. I liked my initial name of Honey, but now I like to be called Wilma. I have a new brother called Otis the Cat ...

BIBI

Hi there, Just to let you know that Bee (we renamed her Bibi) is settling in very well. She gets on fine with everyone, including the neighbourhood dogs and their owners. In the short time she has managed to worm her way into everyone...

POOH

As you can see from the title Bill has called her Pooh (as in Pooh bear, can’t blame me for that). What can I say he loves Pooh Bear and now this Pooh. I thought Staffy girl was a good name but was over ruled, hey ho. What can I tell y...

Herbie

Herbie was adopted about 6 months ago from Paws 4 Life as a kitten. The moment we brought him home he wanted to play and has never stopped playing since. He loves to hide. This is him hiding in the fire wood bag. He has settled in so well a...

Leni

Princess (Leni) has settled well and we couldnt be happier with our newest family member, she now has full run of the house but spends most of her day on our daughters double bed, she is yet to step foot outside as I am sure she feels this ...

MAXIMUS:

Here's a couple of pics of Maximus that we adopted from you guys a couple of months ago. We adore him, and everyone who meets him falls in love with him! Including, our other cat Daisy who has totally accepted him right from the start. The...

JOEY

I adopted Joey at 10 weeks old from Paws. I don’t think he is very pretty, he has these incredibly long legs. I feel that I named him right because like a kangaroo he flies around the place at great heights....