Dogs

CONTACT: adoptions@faw.za.org or WhatsApp 078 892 7892

Adoption feeR600 INCLUDES Microchipping + Deworming and vaccinations up to date of adoption + Sterilisation

All adoptions subject to a home check. Dogs also need fosters and it does not cost a fee to foster. You look after them temporarily until a forever home is found. 

ADVICE on adopting, house training, integrating new pets, preparing for your new dog, and more!

NALA Foster care 

This little girl is very sweet, exceptionally loving, and totally adorable. Always happy and tail never stops wagging. She grew up in a happy home and is used to family life. She adores back rubs, gardens, treats, and is playful with other dogs. She is fully housetrained, sits for her food, well behaved, and a little bit quirky.

Sex: Female Size: Small-Medium (like a small beagle) Breed: Labrador-mix Description: Golden-tan short coat, cute button nose, floppy ears, big soulful eyes. Born: 2018 Energy: Medium Other dogs: Most Children: Yes Cats: Never met a cat LOCATION: Durbanville

BONZO Foster care, Durbanville

Bonzo the Boxer-mix is a polite gentleman and is looking for a retirement home where he can be loved and pampered with no cats in sight (he isn’t a fan). He’s medium-sized, pretty low energy, and is around 6 – 8 years old. He’s just had his teeth done and a full vet check-up- he’s in tip-top health! He gets on well with other dogs and loves children but he would also be fine as an only dog in an older family. Bonzo is house trained

Sex: Male – Size: Medium – Breed: Boxer mix – Description: Brown short coat with a squashy face – Born: 2012 – 2014 – Energy: Medium-Low – Other dogs: Yes – Children: Yes – Cats: No – LOCATION: Durbanville

BUKSIE Foster care

Buksie is a youngster of around 2 – 3 years who loves to play ball. He’s a lovable, quirky guy. This Chow-mix lad likes children. He is highly intelligent and thrives with training, discipline, and plenty of stimulation. He will be a great addition to an active family. Buskie is house trained.

Sex: Male – Size: Medium – Breed: CHow mix – Description: Coppper-coloured soft coat with a fluffy tail and ruff. – Born: 2018 – 2019 – Energy: High – Other dogs: Some – Children: Over 8s – Cats: No – LOCATION: Durbanville

JIMMY Kindly sponsored by Cornel van der Westhuizen and friend

Friendly, non-fussy, easy-going dog. Your typical Township Special/Africanis type dog: GREAT WITH PEOPLE, low-maintenance, eager to please and alert. A nice all-rounder. 

WATCH VIDEO: Jimmy & Tag

Sex: Male – Size: Medium – Breed: Township Special – Description: Brown with black markings. – Born: 2015 – Energy: Medium – Other dogs: Yes – Children: Yes – Cats: No – LOCATION: Melkbos (Uitsig ARC)

BANDA Foster care (Durbanville)

Banda is a goofy, really sweet, gentle soul with a huge heart for people of all ages. He is a great work-from-home office assistant as he likes nothing better than to keep foster mom company while she’s working. He’s also really alert and clever, and adores going hiking!

He is about 1.5 – 2 years old, medium-large size, medium-high energy. House trained, walks on and off lead, perfectly integrated into a home environment. Super-duper dog! Ideally, he would be homed with his sister, Sisi, but if not, he does need some dog company.

Sex: Male – Size: Medium-large – Breed: Vizsla, Pointer, and/or Labrador – Born: +- 2018 – 2019 – Energy: Medium-High – Other dogs: Yes – Children: Yes – Cats: No – LOCATION:Foster care, Durbanville

SISI In foster care (Durbanville)

Sisi is a friendly, confident dog who loves to pose for photos and be where the action is. She lives for outdoor walks and really enjoys the company of other dogs, especially her brother, Banda.

She is about 1.5 – 2 years old, medium size, medium-high energy. Fully house trained, walks on and off lead, perfectly integrated into a home environment. Stunning dog! Ideally, she would be homed with her brother, Banda, but if not, she does need some dog company. 

Sex: Female – Size: Medium – Breed: Vizsla, Pointer, and/or Labrador – Born: +- 2018 – 2019 – Energy: Medium- High – Other dogs: Yes – Children: Yes – Cats: No – LOCATION:Foster care, Durbanville

MAMACITA Kindly sponsored by Wesley Dempster. 

Mamacita is a darling little lady. She is friendly, outgoing, and LOVES tummy rubs, cuddles, and biscuits (despite her worn old teeth). Has the adorable habit of rolling onto her back and paddling her front legs in the air to encourage tummy rubs. She’s small but mighty – she looks very quiet but she’s got a big personality. She will be ideal for an older person or couple as their special doggy companion.  WATCH VIDEO: Mamacita

Sex: Female – Size: Small-Medium (approx 12kg, below knee height) – Breed: Unknown – possibly Jack Russell mix – Born: +- 2012 – Energy: Medium – Other dogs: Larger males only, meet n greet needed – Children: Over 10s (likes kids but can be jealous) – Cats: No – LOCATION: Uitsig ARC, Melkbos

MADAME Kindly sponsored by Marinda de Waal. 

This is a friendly girl who thrives on attention. She has an affectionate nature but is independent too. She is alert and an excellent watchdog. 

Madame is low-maintenance, with a short, easy-to-care-for coat, and isn’t very big (+- 17kg). Ideal as an only dog for an older family/person. 

Sex: Female – Size: Small-Medium (+- 17 – 18kg) – Breed: Fisantekraal Special – Description: Cream short coat, upright ears, slender build – Born: +- 2012 – Energy: Medium – Other dogs: Only her son, Dusty (see below) – Children: Over 12s – Cats: No – LOCATION: Melkbos (Uitsig ARC)

BILLY Kindly sponsored by Marinda de Waal.  

Billy is friendly, alert (excellent watchdog), and independent. He is not used to lots of attention and is quite an independent guy, but he does enjoy tummy rubs and time spent with people on his own terms.

Needs an experienced dog owner. 

Sex: Male – Size: Medium (Labrador size) – Description:Cream short fur, stocky build, docked tail. – Breed: Labrador mix – Born: 2013 – Energy: High – Other dogs: Some – Children: Over 12s – Cats: No – LOCATION: Melkbos (Uitsig ARC)

TAG  Kindly sponsored by Cornel van der Westhuizen and friend

Super-confident, strong-willed, intelligent dog! Tag would like an active home as an only dog. He is quite a show-off and would benefit from training. He is a strong, energetic boy and loves to go walkabout so experienced owner is needed. WATCH VIDEO: Jimmy & Tag

Sex: Male – Size: Medium – Breed: Husky mix – Description: Gold & black short coat, strong black facial markings, floppy ears, strong build – Born: 2014 – Energy: Medium – Other dogs: Yes – Children: Yes – Cats: No – LOCATION: Melkbos (Uitsig ARC)

DUSTY Kindly sponsored by Cornel van der Westhuizen and friend

Dusty is a friendly guy and likes people. He’d love a home where he can do his thing (pottering around the garden, sniffing mole hills, etc.) and get treats and attention when you’re around. Loves biscuits! He doesn’t mind being at home while you’re off at work. He loves his mother, Madame, and it would be great if they can go together but he’ll be fine on his own too if you give him plenty to do.

Needs an experienced owner, calm home, and training but will respond very well as he is eager to please.

Sex: Male – Size: Medium (+- 18 – 20kg) – Description:Black short fur with cream markings, a long nose, and a short tail. – Breed: Mixed – Born: 2013 – Energy: Medium – Other dogs: Only Madame or be an only dog – Children: Over 12s – Cats: No – LOCATION: Melkbos (Uitsig ARC)