Dogs For Adoption
Medium Male Staffy x, 1 year 8 months
Buddy Perkins, a.k.a. ‘Helicopter Tail’, is bursting with loving energy. When he is most happy his tail spins around in circles so quickly you may be worried he’ll take off...
Joshua is not available - he is trialling his new home
Large Male Wolfhound x, 1 year 5 months
Joshua is a very friendly boy, he adores both human and dog company and enjoys any attention he can get. He delights in receiving pats and cuddles – there is no such thing as too much affection in Joshua’s world...
Righo is not available - he is trialling his new home
Medium Male German Shepherd x Kelpie, 1 year 2 months
Righo needs a special person. Is that you? Do you have an understanding home where he can settle and learn to understand that people are his friends. Righo is very wary after a tough life ...
Smooky Esterhazy is not available - he is trialling his new home
Small Male Shih Tzu x, 8 years 3 months
Smooky Esterhazy has told us he would like to be rehomed with another laid back dog. He’d prefer them to be similar size or smaller and he’s particularly fond of spaniels and terrier types. He quite likes pugs too...
Medium Male American Bulldog x Boxer, 2 years 1 month
Touza is a boofy, bouncy, exuberant puppy who is so excited about life. This curious, adventurous pup explores life tongue first! Touza is a big sweetheart to people and other animals....
Small Female Cavalier King Charles Spaniel x, 12 years
Chiara is a gorgeous and loving dog who adores her family. She is well behaved and doesn't mind a trip in the car...
Medium Female Whippet x, 6 years
Shaquila is a sweet, gentle girl looking for an equally caring, easy-going family to call her own and dote on lovingly...
Small Female Pomeranian x, 5/03/ 2010
Letitia, fondly known as Lettie is a tiny dog with a huge personality. She’s a lovely girl. She still has some issues, but she’s come such a long way. She’ll make a lovely companion for the right family...
Small Male Maltese x, 7/03/2015
Please Note: Lincoln needs to be rehomed with another dog and he needs further socialisation . If you are prepared to put the hard yards in read on...
Large Female Greyhound x Staghound, 1 year 6 months
Meet Jess O’Hara. And here are her good points: She’s house trained; nice, sweet and gentle with people, good on lead and will sit and stay for food and treats...
Medium Male Jack Russell Terrier x Kelpie , 6 years
Shiro Pickford is a delightful, happy soul who loves to play fetch with you. This lovely boy is a lurcher who adores people and other dogs...
Small Male Miniature Fox Terrier x, 8 years 5 months
Mossi is a loving and snuggly little bundle. He loves to cuddle up in the evenings and sit by you during the day. He doesn't have a lot of energy but does like a little walk and a play with his ball...
Sage is not available - she is trialling her new home
Small Female Poodle, 6 years 1 month
Sage is a wonderful girl looking for some special people to call her own. She has had a difficult start to life, but with care, in that brilliant way that only dogs can do, she is starting to come out of her shell...
Medium Female Staffy x, 1 year 7 months
Coco is a lovely girl with a happy go lucky nature. Her favourite thing in the whole world is her human. Second favourite is chasing tennis balls. And chewing tennis balls...
Small Male Poodle x, 6 years
Say Hello to Binky! This little cutie is best suited to being an only dog. Give him a tennis ball and you might just be in the presence of the happiest dog in the world. He loves his toys and will play with anyone though this amiable little chap will equally happily potter around...
Small Female Maltese x Pomeranian x West Highland White Terrier, 5 years 11 months
Please note: Soha is to be rehomed as an only dog.
Soha is a gorgeous girl who loves human companionship. She can be a little unsure when she meets someone new, and tends to be a little anxious, particularly with men...
Ture Brackenwood is not available - she is trialling her new home
Small Female Maltese x Pomeranian x West Highland White Terrier, 5 years 10 months
Ture is a beautiful, quiet little girl who adores cuddles and her family. And it goes without saying that she is very cute! She understands the commands ‘sit', ‘bed', ‘out' and has almost mastered ‘stay’. She sits patiently while you attach her lead and walks nicely at good fast pace...
Small Male Fox Terrier x, 10 years
Jack is an older boy who is young at heart and very eager to make you happy. Like most Fox Terriers, he has a big personality and lots of energy...
Small Male Fox Terrier x Jack Russell Terrier , 13 years
Cherub would prefer an only dog home and is okay with cats. His very gentle and loves nothing more than snuggling with his people...
Small Male Jack Russell Terrier x Mini Pinscher, 09/08/2014
Super cute and with a zest for life that is quite infectious, Toby Appleby embodies everything that is wonderful about little dogs. He LOVES playing; his squeaky toy and his tennis ball are his two favourite things in the world...
Sonja is not available - she is trialling her new home
Small Female Chihuahua x Jack Russell , 2 years
Sonja can be a shy little girl when you first meet her. But, once she has established trust this sweetheart is very affectionate and playful. Sonja understands the commands to “sit” and “stay” and is a quick learner...
Small Female Chihuahua x, 5/06/2015
Villandra, affectionately known as Villi is a sweet and soft natured little girl who adores her humans and loves toys and playing with her doggy companions...
Medium Female Labrador x Sighthound, 25/07/2011
Gorgeous Rosie adores dogs and is happiest when with her people. She is more than happy to socialise and hang out with you at your local cafe. Rosie has beautiful manners...
Male Terrier x, 15/06/2013
Please note: Tomkins really does need a calm, mature canine friend to live with to show him the ropes. He is so much benefiting from that in his foster care home.
Tommy came to VicDRG as a stray. We can never be sure but it certainly seems like he was on his own for a long time so he had to learn how to look after himself....
Medium Male Brittany Spaniel x, 10/08/2008
Lennie Gladstone is a gorgeous boy. He is just new into the care of Victorian Dog Rescue...
Large Female Ridgeback x Staffy, 16/08/2015
Hello there! I’m Enna. My foster family says that I am sweet girl, very calm and relaxed. I can be a little shy until I get to know you but if you offer me some playtime I’ll be your friend in a heartbeat...
Medium Male Kelpie x, 1/08/2011
Edric (or Eddie) is an active boy looking for a home to call his own! He can be puppy-like, but is not a puppy. He’s a clever fella and is still learning about the world...
Medium Male Red Heeler x, 15/06/2016 Puppy
Charlie Gladstone is the cutest little fellow. He is delightful with everyone he meets - dog, cat or human and he is very affectionate...
Medium Female Bull Arab x, 4 years
Amy is very sweet and wants to do anything you are doing without being needy. She is a joy to have in the house. She loves to play and wants to rest beside you when you are settled in...
Medium Female Rottweiler x, 3 years 8 months
A big strong girl, with a big smile and a big heart, Jaycie is a brave and gentle soul who loves her people and would make a fantastic addition to to the right home, a home where the people make their dogs a significant part of their lives...
Harry Montpellier is not available - he is trialling his new home
Small Male Australian Terrier x, 20/02/2012
Please note: At this point in time we are only accepting expressions of interest. If you are interested in adopting Harry please complete an adoption application form.
Harry just loves to be loved. All he wants in the world is endless pats and cuddles...
Small Male Australian Terrier x, 8/09/2011
JayJay is a gorgeous little boy. He loves a cuddle and having his face stroked. During the day JayJay is an active boy who will greet you with a happy face, ready for a pat...
Medium Male Poodle x, 20/09/2008
Fonzy Kinsella is a well-balanced and calm boy. He loves to play with his toys but does prefer human companionship. Fonzy has been socialised and gets along with his doggy friends...
Small Male Terrier x, 25/09/2010
Please note: Charlie Lewis will be rehomed with another calm doggy friend.
Charlie Lewis is a sweet and calm boy who likes plenty of pats and head scratches. He has been socialised ...
Medium Female Staffy x, 4/07/06
Stella Kinsella is a gorgeous girl looking for a special place to rest her paws. She currently shares her foster home with some doggy friends...
Medium Male Staffy x, 19/01/11
Leeroy is a beautiful soul who is looking for a loving family to give him the wonderful life he so deserves...
Small Male Jack Russell Terrier x, 22/04/2012
Sweet Makko is a lovely boy. Happy to hop on the couch beside you but a bit worried if you go to pick him up. He is either timid or disinterested with other dogs and ignores cats...
Check out our gallery with rescue dogs of all sizes and backgrounds. They all have two things in common: each was abandoned in one way or other, and each of them is longing for a forever home, a home where they are loved, feel safe and yes - are spoiled. Can you give that to one of these gorgeous guys?