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 Laura Maxwell-Shadbolt.  You can reach me on: 0273610969 or email at maxwelllaura59@gmail.com.

I live in Christchurch in rented property.

I can walk/exercise a dog

The dog is likely to be left alone for 1 hours per day.


I have 1 children under 5.

At our property, we have 3 cats, 0 chooks, 0 rabbits and 0 sheep.

Details of other animals:
We are interested in adopting the following dogs:
A few words about our property:

Two bedroom detached property, 6+ ft fencing.

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

We are a quiet family home in town, we live incredibly close to the beach and forest, we love walking and running, and would love to add another family member to join us.