We are always on the look-out for folk to provide homes for our dogs. The people listed on this page have applied to adopt by completing our form on “Application to Home a Dog“. They have all agreed to share their details so please don’t abuse the privilege.

Adopter details

Hi, I’d like to adopt a retired working dog.

About me

My name is Renee Snell.  You can reach me on: 0275636479 or email at renee.snell@gmail.com. I live in Hamilton in rented property. I can walk/exercise a dog The dog is likely to be left alone for 5 hours per day.


I have 1 children under 5 and 3 children 6 and above. At our property, we have 00 cats, 00 chooks, 1 rabbits and 00 sheep.
Details of other animals:
We are interested in adopting the following dogs:

small to medium-sized dog,

A few words about our property:

fully fenced, 1950’s bungalow, 1/4 acre section on a quiet street in Hamilton East, walking distance to the Waikato River, Hamilton Gardens. Shade trees. Rabbit in hutch.

Here is why I think we can provide a good home:

We have a 4 kids who would adore a dog to grow up with. This dog would get plenty of cuddles. My husband is a runner who would take the dog for a big run in the weekends, medium walks down to the dog exercise area with the kids and I each day.