Jayco is an affectionate boy who just loves meeting folk on his walks.
New to this rescue life, Jayco is also learning to play with toys and chasing his ball. His foster carers think he has a wise and regal manner, and he walks like a prancing deer. They also describe him as soulful, loving and curious.
Jayco likes to have a chat about his day and when he would like his walks. He will also give you a bit of a vocal hint about when you should wake up for your morning cuddles.
Jayco likes his two 30 minute walks and maybe a luchtime play. Otherwise he is happy snoozing the day away.
No cat or small dog applications please.
No children under ten.
No full time workers unless working from home post COVID19 unless there is another dog.
All our dogs are desexed, vaccinated, wormed, flea treated and microchipped.
We only consider applications who compete our online application.
When this is done we can make contact to discuss adopting a greyhound and potential suitable greys currently in foster care.https://www.gumtreegreys.com.au/adoption_enquiry/
Dogs are pack animals and Greyhounds, in particular, are very familiar with being surrounded by other dogs in their racing kennel environment. For this reason, when left alone without people or other dogs for company, they can be prone to separation anxiety which can manifest in destructive and/or noisy behaviour. Yes, they may "grow out" of it after a few weeks in their new home, but why put the dog through that stress to ultimately live all day alone, while everyone is at work? As a result we do not rehome dogs into households where they are left on their own for more than 4 hours per day, without either people or another dog for company.
Your home will require an initial “dog safe” Homecheck by Gumtree Greys. Payment of $350 for the placement is required at the time of the dog going into your home for the two week trial period. If you decide during the trial not to proceed with adopting the greyhound, your adoption fee will be reimbursed.
Outside of the trial period, the adoption fee will be relinquished to Gumtree Greys.
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