Our Dogs

This is a live feed from our Facebook album named ‘Dogs Needing Homes’ and is updated by of Facebook lady, Tracey. 

The feed updates every 20 minutes from Facebook.  Please note that due to time constraints, there may be some discrepancies of what animals are listed as available as adoptions take place daily.  Please always contact us for the latest updates.

All of these dogs can be viewed for re-homing at Carla Lane Animals in Need Liverpool, 3 Spurriers Lane, Melling, Liverpool. L31 1BA. 0151 549 0959. (This album is kept up to date weekly and most of these dogs have their own album on our ‘Albums’ page).

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This is Sooty. He is still with his owner. He is a friendly boy originally rescued from Egypt at 6 months old. He would like an adult home with no small furries! Owner feels a home with no other dogs would be best for him, although he does currently live with a female Rottweiler. He can jump 6ft fence ignores dogs off lead but reactive to other dogs when on a lead. He is strong on the lead so needs a capable owner. He is a GSD/Saluki/Retriever cross! He is now about 6 years old. If you might be interested in meeting him please telephone us on 0151 549 0959
Life from a pound dogs eyes....
My name is Harry, although really I look like more of a 'Scruffy'. The photo lady said she had never seen a dog that looked like me before. I look a bit like a Norfolk/Norwich terrier but double the size! I am a medium sized dog (as you can see on my new photos). I have a comical and adorable face! No one has any idea what breed I am. I was just left tied up outside Asda and no one claimed me. It's a tough life being a dog sometimes. I can be boisterous and dominant and would benefit from an active home with owners who are experienced with dogs like me, who would like a bit of training. I have an issue with vets! Any veterinary treatment I need is to be undertaken at The Sanctuary. I love other dogs but I can be possessive over toys and sticks etc so I need an adult only home as I can be dominant at first but once I know you I am really lovely, so I would like a firm but kind owner. Having said this, I was an angel for the photo lady and took my treats gently and sat down for her. I just need to know who is boss and then I think I will make an adorable companion for someone. The photo lady said I am very handsome and have lovely eyes. I love playing and cuddles. I am about 2 years old. Please come and see me. Love Harry xx
Look at that adorable face! Handsome curro originally came from Spain. He is a friendly gentle boy in our care, always well behaved and clean in his kennel. Curro will require some further lead training in his new home. Curro is looking for an adult home with no other pets. He is great in a home, house trained and not destructive. ❤️
Hello everyone I am gorgeous Nikita and I am reading the News. 😇
Firstly, I have been told to apologise to you all because we haven’t posted news for a week! 🤭There is so much of it but everyone has been so busy with all the Dogs and cats coming in; as well as the poor sick  ones like old Max 🤕and puppies and kittens to look after. 
It’s been a very hard week and our Laura, the kennel manager, is away on holiday 😎she so deserves one  but we all really miss her, especially Lexie and Humphrey 🐶they are both having a sulk. ☹️Lucky that our old friend Lauren is giving up time to walk Lexie, or she would be in a right strop🙈😬 It’s good when people help out, it means the staff can spend more time with us so we don’t get lonely. 
One thing that’s never forgotten is our lovely good night Treat from Cathy, she comes in at 9 every night to check all 40 of us and make sure we are warm and cozy before handing out the Sausages 🌭that’s the best part of the day😋
Well I suppose I better tell you the news. Lots of dogs got a home, 🤗 lovely saffron, Angie, Beans, Robbie, Kellie the staffie, chutney, Sadie, Sandy and dotty !!!they are so lucky. 🍀
 I am sad that I haven’t,  😢because I was really good in my home and well behaved but I had a few accidents when my lovely owner went back to work so now am waiting for someone to choose me. 
I am older and need a comfy home, please ask to meet me, you won’t be disappointed. 

Kate the Cattery 😺manager has been run off her feet caring for over 50 cats and kittens but she is chuffed that some have found homes this week.  Big grumpy Alfie 😾 Found a home 🏡 and shy brothers Tiggy and Taffy also Lovely Pri who had been waiting the longest was chosen and gentle older Jags, a lovely girl,  is also homed How good is all that! 👏🏻Worth waiting for I hope🤗 Kate has asked me to mention Chilli. She is gorgeous a lovely grey colour and she has lived with a dog 🐕 but she doesn’t care for the attention of children,  so needs an adult home where she can be an indoor cat but she walks on  a harness and lead😃!! How cute is that! She really misses being in a home . So have a look at her pictures and come and make her day and mine ! 

Don’t forget to ask for me Nikita, oh and little white staffie Princess she is so sad 😞 she cries for attention and she is a nice housetrained girl,  she said to say she can live with a family but not a dog or cat😬. Well that’s it folks,phew! Thanks for being patient we hope to have newsreaders every-night from now on, they are in training 🙈
Love Nikita and Sanctuary pals X
Marley has been in an out of homes since he came to us at 5 months old. Please do not apply to adopt him because he is cute. Marley is now 10 months old. Marley is friendly with all new people he meets but in a home he is protective and can resource guard, we’ve tried a few homes now with different set ups and it seems Marley does not like men in the house and he is only loyal to one person. Marley has nipped in his homes. We are hoping to find a woman living on her own or possibly with a spayed female dog. Marley has bags of potential but we  will not consider someone who has no experience with dominant dogs. Marley is a firm favourite with the staff and volunteers at the Rescue 💚
Hi everyone it’s me big Charlie! I’m a 2 year old large crossbreed. I’m a friendly boy full of fun and love, I have a cheeky personality, so come on, come and get to know me. I was returned because I was a silly boy I love to play with anything soft so scatter cushions, teddy’s things like that I love to grab them and I don’t like to let them go, so I need some work to help train me out of that. I love other dogs and would suit a female friend who can cope with a big playful boy like me! Hoping someone with experience of large dogs can come and adopt me ❤️
Hi everyone, I’m not sure if you have met me yet but I am the sanctuary’s very own Princess Belle 👑💞

I’ll tell you a little bit about me before I go. I am a friendly girl, I walk well on the lead and I am great with other dog’s. 💓

I am very playful and can be boisterous at times. I am eager to learn and motivated for both food and toys ❤️

I do need someone who can commit to training me in the house, I am a clean girl but do need plenty of toys to occupy me and keep me busy as I get bored easily. 

Due to my size I am looking for a family with experience of large breeds, with no young children but could potentially live with another dog. No small furries though please 🤭

I have got to say I am well up there with the biggest divas on the planet 🤣💞 Someone with lots of time, patience and dedication will suit me... I will give you the biggest thank you of all, a big sloppy kiss 💋 

I am sure someone out there must have a Belle shaped hole in their heart... could it be you?

Lots of love, Belle 💞💓
Look who came to see us (and the vet but mainly us 😉) today! The beautiful Blossom with her foster mum. She is very slowly putting on weight and is much happier in herself. She has learnt lots of tricks and has settled into her foster home very well. 

Unfortunately she couldn’t have her first vaccination as she had a high temperature so she has been put on antibiotics. 

Thank you for all of your kind donations towards the care of Blossom and the other animals at the sanctuary. 

My name is Champ, I am a 4-5 year old Rottweiler cross. I am a friendly, loving boy in search of a Rottweiler experienced home. I love my toys and treats. I can be a little strong on the lead initially but soon settle. I don’t react to dogs on a walk but I haven’t yet been introduced to any here at the sanctuary. I need a pet and child free home preferably with Rottweiler experience 🐶🥰
Hi everyone it’s me missy, 👋🏻 I should really be called Polly pocket because I’m so small and cute. I’m a 9 year old quirky staffie. I would suit someone with bullbreed experience because I do that silly staffie growl and can be talkative, I don’t mean any harm I’m just full of personality 💞 I love my friend Julie she comes to see me everyday and I help her with her jobs! Im not well socialised with other dogs so I need a home with no other animals and no children please. I’m perfect in a home, spotless and no problem at all. Come on surely someone out there must have a suitable home for me 💋
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