Murphy needs a foster carer
1 year 10 months
13 Dec, 2023
Interstate adoption (QLD only)
Has received heartworm preventative
I'd prefer a home that
Doesn't have cats
Doesn't have kids under 5
Introducing Murphy, a soulful rescue dog whose heart carries the weight of a unique story. Murphy isn't just a lovable dog; he's a heartwarming presence with his endearing scruffy coat and soulful puppy dog eyes.
Murphy may have moments of spirited energy, but he's not the kind of dog that's constantly bouncing off the walls; he's content with his own company when you're not around. He's an introverted and incredibly intelligent companion, known for his reserved and contemplative nature. This gentle soul is naturally quiet, allowing him to form profound connections with the people he holds dear.
Murphy is not just easy to train; he thrives on the guidance of a firm yet gentle hand. He's cherished for his unwavering loyalty and deep affection. Despite his size, Murphy believes he's a lap dog and finds comfort in leaning on you, a simple gesture that speaks volumes of his desire for closeness.
Life hasn't always been kind to Murphy; he spent a significant part of it confined to a cage, never given the opportunity to explore the vast world outside. As a result, he needs tender guidance to help him blossom in a world that can sometimes be overwhelming.
At first, Murphy might appear reserved, even a little shy, but once he places his trust in you, he transforms into the most devoted and affectionate companion you could ever hope for. With a patient adopter, he'll quickly build trust and become an irreplaceable member of your family, filling your life with unconditional love.
His enthusiasm for playtime is infectious. Rolling in the grass and chasing after toys bring him immeasurable joy, and he'll undoubtedly fill your life with laughter and liveliness. What's more, Murphy is a true cuddle enthusiast, seeking solace in the warmth of your embrace.
If you're yearning for a furry friend to bring boundless joy and warmth into your life, Murphy is the embodiment of that dream. Come meet him today and witness firsthand the profound connection and happiness he can bring to your family.
Vaccinations, desexing, microchips, and heartworm checks are provided by the rescue.
If there is outstanding vet work, the rescue will organise it with one of their partner vets. If the adopter would like to take over the vet work at their own cost to their own vet, this can be transferred.
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Flexible process with the dog's best interest in mind always.
1. Phone interview to assess suitability
2. Application forms filled in
3. Meet & greet with the potential dog
4. House check
5. As many meet & greets till all parties feel comfortable to proceed to adoption
After the dog comes into your care, we stay in very close contact for the first few weeks until everyone is comfortable and then we transfer the microchip. If there is outstanding vet work to be done we will complete this before transferring the microchip.
Generally looking for homes max 150km from our location. Special exceptions can be discussed for the right dog and people.