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 Lyz Finlay.  You can reach me on: 021846854 or email at lyz.finlay@gmail.com. I live in Hamilton in our own property. I can walk/exercise a dog The dog is likely to be left alone for 2 hours per day.


I have 2 children under 5 and 3 children 6 and above. There are no other animals here. At our property, we have 0 cats, 0 chooks, 0 rabbits and 0 sheep.
Details of other animals:
We are interested in adopting the following dogs:

Flag from Taupo and Guy from Taupo

A few words about our property:

2000m2 fully fenced but only about 1.5m high in some areas. We have a fully fenced pool and live right on a dog park and the Waikato river

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

The boys are desperate to have a dog to play with and both my husband and I work from home.