Website address: www.lurcher.org
Rescue Facebook URL: https://www.facebook.com/LurcherLink
Rescue Twitter URL : https://twitter.com/Lurcher_Link
*Contact name(s): Kaye Fitzgerald-Goreham
*Contact email: email@example.com
Where rescue is based: Halifax, West Yorks
Where rescue rehome to: UK Wide
Type of animal(s) Rescue deals with: Dogs
Is Rescue breed specific?: Yes, Lurchers
Do you neuter all animals before leaving for forever homes where applicable? Please provide details of your neutering policy: Yes, always. Please see this link http://www.lurcherlink.org/llink/for…ic.php?t=41823
(*If any animals are not neutered before rehoming due to age/health etc. please provide specific details on your policies, timescales for neutering by the new home, how this is checked by the rescue etc.)
Do you always home check?: Yes, always. We also use a pre-homecheck questionnaire. The following is a link to our home check questionnaire: http://www.lurcherlink.org/llink/for…ic.php?t=29740
Do you always vaccinate? (if applicable): Yes, always
Do you always worm/flea treat? (if applicable): Yes, always
Do you microchip? (if applicable): Yes, always
Do you provide insurance when rehoming to new owners?: No
Will you always take the animal back no matter what? If not please explain under what circumstances etc: Yes, lifetime back-up is offered.
Rough ‘donation’ required per animal, please also explain what this involves: An adoption fee is requested, to cover the cost of vaccinations/neutering/microchipping etc. This ranges from £100 for a pup, to £180 for a bitch.
Can RHU staff/volunteers contact you about animals needing rescue backup that have been posted in our ‘backup needed’ section?: Yes – for Lurcher Link dogs only.
Other information: We do not rehome puppies to people who are out all day. Apart from that we take each adopter’s circumstances into account individually and take great care in matching dogs to appropriate homes.
Jen – 2hounds