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Rupert

Age: 13 years oldSex: MaleBreed: CoonhoundAdoption fee: £150.00

Rupert came to the centre as his previous owner sadly passed away, Rupert was devoted to his owner and has really struggled to come to terms with her passing. Rupert is a dog who has complex needs so we are looking for experienced adopters who have time and patience to give Rupert and help him settle. 

Rupert struggles to trust people he does not know so adopters will need to do more than one meet and greet before adopting him. Once he knows you and trusts you his true cheeky playful character starts to shine through, he has become a real favorite here at the centre as he never ceases to make us smile with something he is getting up to.

Rupert will need adopters who will give him the space he needs to feel safe, he can feel intimidated when in small confined spaces. Rupert's motto is space, space, space.

Although on the older side Rupert still has his giddy half hours and will then go to bed for a long snooze. Once he knows and trusts you he is a very loyal and loving boy who just wants a home to call his own. He will need an adult only home where he is the only pet. 

DUE TO THE HIGH VOLUME OF APPLICATIONS WE ARE RECEIVING, IF YOU HAVE NOT HEARD BACK FROM FROM US WITHIN 2 WEEKS IT MEANS UNFORTUNATELY YOU HAVE NOT BEEN SUCCESSFUL THIS TIME FOR THIS DOG.

SUCCESSFUL APPLICANTS WILL BE INVITED TO THE CENTRE TO MEET HIM.

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My personality...

I walk nicely on a lead

I can be left alone for short periods

I need an adult only home

I’m young at heart

I need to be the only dog in the home

I love food and treats

Rupert

Age: 13 years oldSex: MaleBreed: CoonhoundAdoption fee: £150.00

Rupert came to the centre as his previous owner sadly passed away, Rupert was devoted to his owner and has really struggled to come to terms with her passing. Rupert is a dog who has complex needs so we are looking for experienced adopters who have time and patience to give Rupert and help him settle. 

Rupert struggles to trust people he does not know so adopters will need to do more than one meet and greet before adopting him. Once he knows you and trusts you his true cheeky playful character starts to shine through, he has become a real favorite here at the centre as he never ceases to make us smile with something he is getting up to.

Rupert will need adopters who will give him the space he needs to feel safe, he can feel intimidated when in small confined spaces. Rupert's motto is space, space, space.

Although on the older side Rupert still has his giddy half hours and will then go to bed for a long snooze. Once he knows and trusts you he is a very loyal and loving boy who just wants a home to call his own. He will need an adult only home where he is the only pet. 

DUE TO THE HIGH VOLUME OF APPLICATIONS WE ARE RECEIVING, IF YOU HAVE NOT HEARD BACK FROM FROM US WITHIN 2 WEEKS IT MEANS UNFORTUNATELY YOU HAVE NOT BEEN SUCCESSFUL THIS TIME FOR THIS DOG.

SUCCESSFUL APPLICANTS WILL BE INVITED TO THE CENTRE TO MEET HIM.

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We are primarily self-funding and the money we spend in York is raised in York and Harrogate and surrounding areas. Income is also generated by our charity shops in Goodramgate, York, Acomb and Selby.

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RSPCA York, Harrogate & District Branch

RSPCA York Animal Home
Landing Lane, YORK
YO26 4RH

Telephone: 01904 654949Our reception area is only fully manned during our opening hours, as our staff are attending to animal welfare the rest of the time.

Email: reception@rspca-yorkhome.org.uk

Opening times:
Monday - Sunday 11:00 - 15:00Please note that the York Animal Home is closed to the public and all visits are by appointment only for potential adopters.

RSPCA York ShopRSPCA YorkCharity ShopGBPMonday to Saturday 9:00am - 4:30pm Sunday 10:00am - 4:00pm
5B, Goodramgate, York
Telephone: 01904 466140

RSPCA Acomb ShopRSPCA AcombCharity ShopGBPMonday to Saturday 9:00am - 4:30pm Sunday 10:00am - 4:00pm
43 York Road, Acomb
Telephone: 01904 788616

RSPCA Selby ShopRSPCA SelbyCharity ShopGBPMonday to Saturday 9:00am - 4:30pm Sunday 10:00am - 4:00pm
3 New Lane, Selby
Telephone: 01757 707100

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