Timber Dog Rescue
The Timber dog rescue was set up to safeguard any dogs that for whatever
reason could no longer stay in their family home. As a club we refuse to
have any Timbers or Founder dogs end up in any general rescue centers,
our breeders will for the most part take back any dogs they have bred and
assess them for any health or behavioral issues then re-home them in an
appropriate home . However on occasion this may not be possible and that's
where the rescue comes in.
When a dog comes into our rescue it is first taken for a full check up at our
vets, if they find any concerns the dog will be booked in for treatment and
be neutered at the same time.
The dog will also undergo a full behavioral assessment to ascertain
what training will be necessary, if required that training will be done to
ensure that the dog is fit for re-homing. Then a suitable home will be
The last dog that came into rescue was unable to go back to the breeder as
they had retired and moved overseas, so we agreed to accept the dog on
their behalf. When Phoenix arrived we very quickly noticed she had a
severer ear infection which needed immediate treatment as it was
affecting her hearing. The vets had to operate and remove part of her ear,
poor girl, it was a long and expensive journey. Once she had
was more herself she was re-homed to a lovely couple and now has a happy
We raise funds by raffles, promotional clothing and shows. And
occasionally people donate to help us.
Photos of Phoenix below.