Tiggie Staffie DofB 2014 Gatwick Kenns

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Tiggie Staffie DofB 2014 Gatwick Kenns

Post by xxlynne » Tue Sep 10, 2019 5:31 pm

Current Status: Available
Tiggie's Story: Tiggie was found abandoned and unclaimed within a South Coast pound. He was covered in fleas and his chip traced him back to a Cornwall Vet. Their notes state he was rehomed in May 19 but the vets hadn't been seen in 2015. Rescue Remedies offered a Rescue place saving his life. Tiggie will be neutered, chipped, and vaccinations are in progress. Tiggie is in boarding kennels near Gatwick whilst awaiting his new family.

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Tiggie's progress through our Rescue is below.
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Original Referral information: 10.09.19: Good afternoon.

Tiggie is a dog that was abandoned in on the south coast nearly 2 weeks ago. He is about 5 years old, male, entire and in the time we have held him he has been friendly to dogs and staff alike in our kennels. White with a mostly black head he was infested with fleas. These have already been treated obviously.

He has a chip was not registered. It was implanted by a vet in Penzance, Cornwall. Their notes say Tiggie was rehomed in May this year but have no details to follow up on.

Tiggie, like all dogs, deserves a home. Can you please find space in your kennels to take him on? Thank you for your time. Mike.

Mike is bringing Tiggie to us on Monday the 16th September 19

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Re: Tiggie Staffie DofB 2014 South Coast Pound comes 16th

Post by anne » Tue Sep 17, 2019 2:57 pm

Tiggie is a delightful, friendly little chap. We got acquainted in the paddock yesterday and later when for a walk around the wood. Tiggie is a little nervous in new surroundings at the moment but he walked nicely on the lead and was happy to accept some gentle fuss from me.

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Re: Tiggie Staffie DofB 2014 Gatwick Kenns

Post by Orla » Sat Sep 28, 2019 11:24 am

Tiggie and I got to know each other yesterday and what a lovely boy he is. He’s obviously been taught to walk on the lead as he was brilliant at sticking to my heel and confident with it. He didn’t react to other dogs at all on our walk and enjoyed every minute of our walk in-spite of the showers and turning his nose up at my treats roflmao.gif . Tiggie has obviously had a tough time recently but is settling well in kennels.... I hope he’s not with us too long and his forever home steps forward before the cold winter nights.

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Re: Tiggie Staffie DofB 2014 Gatwick Kenns

Post by Elliesmum » Sun Sep 29, 2019 2:17 pm

What a brilliant little dog! I walked him today, he is just so good and very handsome love4.gif Tiggie loved all the new footballs in the paddock. Responsive to me when off lead in paddock and just so friendly.
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Re: Tiggie Staffie DofB 2014 Gatwick Kenns

Post by Jude&Alf » Tue Oct 01, 2019 6:06 pm

Tiggie was my last walk of the day today and I can only agree with all that has been said about this lovely boy, he really is rather wonderful and incredibly handsome love4.gif
Tiggie was in the paddock when I went to get him and he greeted me with a lovely smile and was more than happy to be off for a walk. Thankfully the sun had come out and we had a lovely relaxed walk, Tiggie really does walk beautifully on his lead, he is very keen to take everything in but in a very calm and chilled out manner.
Tiggie is such a kind and soft boy, the pathways were incredibly slippy today and I had a few close calls, every time I nearly went Tiggie looked back with concern and wouldn't walk on until I told him all was well, what an angel Kiss of love.gif
We ended our walk back in the paddock and enjoyed a game with the footballs, he certainly comes alive in play, lovely to see him let his hair down!
I left Tiggie enjoying his dinner, fabulous boy thumbs.gif

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