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Since it opened in 1999, hundreds of dogs have passed through the kennels doors and have gone on to wonderful new homes and families. On this page you will see some of those lucky dogs in their forever homes, and hear how they've settled in and how they've enriched their new families' lives.

Bailey Boy xx >>
Posted: 18th March 2014

Hi Ena
How are you? My mum and dad took Bailey for his holidays up to their place near Braemar, its Baileys favourite!! So this place is right of the beaten track and they took him a walk which was even more of the beaten track and they bumped into a couple with an Alsatian. Turns out he's another second chance dog!!! They got him from you 7 years ago and he was about ten months old at the time! Ha ha what's the chances esp meeting in the back of beyond!!
Here's a pic to show you how remote they were at the time!
Had to let you know!
Love
Victoria
Thanks once again for the pics of Bailey, he's another very lucky lad xxx
Small world though eh !!!


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Luns ( Puppy2 ) xx >>
Posted: 18th March 2014

Luna already getting to know big sister Poppy,also a second chance girl.
Aw Tracy this is so cute, thanks xx


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Our Marley xx >>
Posted: 18th March 2014

Hi Ena/Frank,
Just a little email to let you know marley is doing great! Fantastic off the lead which gives him the freedom he needs to mix. Hes had to baths with us to date so nice and soft :-) such a content little man with the odd wobble but nothing bothers us its part of him .
Take care
Jenna & Fraser x
Thanks guys just goes to show what can be done with love and patience xx


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Bracken x >>
Posted: 17th March 2014

Bracken now has a lovely home with Kayleigh a wee westie girl, both doing really well.

I did take a photo of them all but can't seem to find them n the computer, lost his and wee puppy no 1's photo. xx


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Wee Charlie xx >>
Posted: 16th March 2014

Wee Charlie has also found a lovely new home with a family who have adopted Second Chance dogs before. He will have to have a name change though as his " dad " is called Charlie Lol xxx


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Wee Luna xx >>
Posted: 16th March 2014

Had a phone call yesterday from Tracy /Lloyd and their family about this wee girl who they have named Luna, this will be the fourth dog they have adopted from us since we started, back in 1995, sadly they only have Poppy now, she is nearly eight years old. Thanks again for taking another wee Second Chance girl into your home. xx


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Shadow going home xx >>
Posted: 16th March 2014

This is Shadow the wee Gsd x Boy setting off to his new home, his folks are so excited that he is going to live with them xx

Ps: Sorry John kinda cut your head off.


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Our Border Collie's on the Isle of Skye >>
Posted: 15th March 2014

Ena and Frank some pics of the team.

Gerry thanks again for the update, on Moss and Jess and their " brothers "Looking so well settled and happy, wish more people understood collie's like you. xx


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Rusty back for visi txx >>
Posted: 15th March 2014

Rusty brought his folks back to visit, it was lovely to see them,they are over the moon with this wee lad,again have had a Second Chance wee girl before. xx


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Toby at home. >>
Posted: 15th March 2014

This is Toby with his new mum. who already has a wee Second Chance girl called Susie. So I am well sorted here I won't ever have to come back to the kennels if I make a mistake in the house. added a wee photo of Susie. Lots of love Toby xx


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Snuggy & Maggie xx >>
Posted: 11th March 2014

Hi Frank & Ena,

So sorry to hear about big Alfie. He was a lovely big lad and you can rest assured knowing you gave him a good life.

Apologies for not been in touch sooner. I have been very busy - you guys started a monster. I have a new dog starting today. A 6 month old Viszla.

I have attached pictures of our second chancers Snuggy and Maggie. They are both doing well.
Hope to see you both soon.

Lots of love, Carol and Snuggy xx
Hi Carol nice to hear from you, good your keeping busy. Maggie and Snuggy looking good too. xx


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Sky and India >>
Posted: 11th March 2014

Best of friends. They love each other to bits 2 very happy puppys x x
Oh and they steal my bed haha
How lovely best pals, it's so good how these two have jelled, love the photo's thank you .xx



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Stanley going home x >>
Posted: 10th March 2014

Thisis Stanley getting ready to go home look at his smilely face, this is him with his mum/dad and sis Daisy May and he has Spirit as a cousin both former Second Chance dogs, so Stanley the rest of your life starts here, even though when I spoke to your mum tonight you had eaten her toast and drunk her tea. Lol. We just know that like your brother Alfie and wee teal you all came in together and have all found wonderful homes. We at Second Chance are so so pleased for you all xxx.


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Doogie & Fergus xx >>
Posted: 10th March 2014

Hello Ena Frank and friends happy 2014. We have been here now longer than any other home and we are much more confident. Lucy and her friends train us for treats and we can sit do high five and lie down. Currently working on roll over and meercat :). Doogie is doing great and now approaches strangers with a sniff and wag of tail instead of barking. Fergus is a feisty boy we call him cop dog. He's yappy when he spies a dog or cat but not as frenzied as before We can't let hmm off the lead unless totally safe as he throws a deaffy and we don't want him running onto the road. Hope you all enjoy our latest poses lots of love Fergus and Doogie xxx

 

Joanne thank you so much for the update on your " boys " so good to hear they are doing so very well. Love the photo's they are very close these wee lads methinks lol xxx


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Alfie xx >>
Posted: 10th March 2014

Hi Ena and frank,

i am sending you a couple of piccies of alfie with nala,
and letting you know how he is getting on, well he has settled in
brill loves everyone big hugs and kisses all the time,
we have managed to get nala to eat pedigree which is brill as she did'nt like it before
she does'nt have much choice to eat it it as alfie would scoff it if he had a chance,
so she eats her quick now, she never used to , They play brill too in the garden,
It is funny watching them chase each other, we are going to be trying alfie on a harness soon,
to see if he is any better on the lead , he is a strong dog,
we have had a few mishaps with him, like eating my oldest daughters laptop wire
and destroying our kitchen bin, and trying to pinch our youngest daughters best teddy lol
he will get there, but he is doing great and thought i would let you both know,
He loves getting a bath, my hubby got a bit wet bath them both lol,
I hope everything is great there,you are doing a brill job, ooh and i love they g/s pups
take care and speak soon
trudy hazle. xx
Trudy thank you so much for the update on Alfie, we were going to call you tomorrow to see how he and Nala were doing and to let you know Stanley went to his new home today. As I said to Frank the rest of their lives start here. Thank you again love the pics. xx

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Piper xx >>
Posted: 9th March 2014

Well Piper proved to be a very much saught after wee lad, and it was no woner he is such a lovely boy with a great temperament. However he is now in his new home and settling in a treat with Iona/Simon/Olivia and James. There is another wee Second Chance dog Pippin, in the family although he has moved down south, but I hear he and his mum visit regularly, so Piper will get to meet him. xxx


Piper xx
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Jack the wee Waffie x. >>
Posted: 9th March 2014

Ross and wee Jack visited on Friday, lovely to see them. Jack is soooo cute, and his folks adore him. xx


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Barney. >>
Posted: 8th March 2014

We had visitors on Friday Barney brought his mum Helen and Nicole. he is doing so very well he was one of three puppies who came into the kennels in December, with his brother Alvin and sister Susie. Great to see you all xx.


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Sparky x >>
Posted: 8th March 2014

This is Sparky back for a visit, some people may remember we had ten Jack Russell puppies, in November 2010. Sparky is one of them. Such a lovely friendly wee lad, loves these children of his. Was so good to see them all xx


Sparky x
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Our Jack xx >>
Posted: 6th March 2014

Hiya Ena!
It's Donna here with a wee Jack update for you! :) Hope you, Frank, Big Alfie, Wee Alfie and the gang are doing well through there. Sorry it's been so long - I cannie believe we've had Jack over a month now, wow! He's such a lovely addition to the family and in some ways it feels like he's been living with us for years actually, bless him. <3
Jack's settled in really well - loves his 3 walks a day, big garden, (he's like the king of the castle out there, swaggering around marking his territory everywhere and barking at anyone that dares walk past the hedge, lol!) chewbones and toys. He sleeps in his own bed next to ours and on his lounger, the settee or my chair beside me downstairs throughout the day. A very pampered young man, and rightly so too! :) He does still have some wee issues from his past, but we kind of know all his triggers now so work around them, and hopefully in his own time they'll pass. I think he definitely has been ill treated before like you's thought and am so glad he found his way to us because I know a lot of folks might've been turned off by his unpredictability, but we just smother him with love and accept him for the grumpy old man he can be at times, haha! Just a typical terrier mainly really like Cindy, and our Yorkies (sorry Wee Alfie!) before her. :) Jack and his new big sister just ignore each other really - she just bumbles about in her own wee bubble with her being older and a bit blind and deaf, but he'll go up to her when they're in the garden as though he's looking out for her, and waits his turn when I feed them. Such a gentleman, haha!
Jack also now attends Senior Doggy School on a Monday which he really seems to like as he gets all excited and pleased with himself at the end of each class, haha! It's nothing heavy, really just a social club for older pups. He's quite the character there as all the other dogs are big (which hasnae stopped him snapping at a couple of them, oops!) and stay/sit/lie down etc on command, whereas he just likes a sniff and walk about the hall! This week though i've been teaching him to sit in the house and he's starting to get the hang of it already - he looks at me as if to say: "Eh are you daft, giving me a treat just because i'm having a seat", lol! Must send you a wee video.
His back paw's much better so we're able to go on longer walks now and beyond the park which is great! Last weekend we were up Arthur Seat/Holyrood Park, he was well puffed oot when we got back to the car and flaked out on my knee the whole journey back, bless! My friend (who I just learned goes to your 'Bark In The Park' each year, we'll be there with her this year of course!) looks after her colleagues' older Cairn Basil too, so we're going to have a play-date with them soon. It'll be funny to see how they react to eachother with them both being pretty much identical! And we'll come through to see Auntie Ena and Uncle Frank when your tin's full of course, he'll be missing you's! :)
Well i'll add a few pics to this email for you - still no got a proper family pic of us all but must ask my brother to take one when he's next at the house, and we'll be through to see you's soon!!
Donna xx
Thank you so very much Donna for the update on Jack, so pleased he has settled in so well.He was another wee lad who just needed people who understood him, wee soul. Love photo's.xxx


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