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Pointers In Need Latest News and Updates

Here you can read all about our latest news and updates. As our Pointer Rescue and Rehoming work includes the whole of the UK and overseas, you can be sure we will have lots of news to share so please do keep coming back!

Bibi – a rehoming story

Bibi – a rehoming story

Bibi's rehoming story. When Bi arrived in September, she was very gentle and loved her walks and food.  However, she was quite disengaged from us and tended to ignore visitors (although she was perfectly friendly with them, if a little hesitant to say hello at...

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Dougie – a rehoming story

Dougie – a rehoming story

Dougie's (was Lucky) rehoming story. When Dougie arrived on January 2nd he was exhausted by his road trip from Spain to the south of France. It also became clear in the first 24 hours that he had some health issues - urinary tract and eye infections, diarrhoea, open...

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Kimi – a rehoming story

Kimi – a rehoming story

Kimi's rehoming story. It was the video that did it. A terrified and skinny dog, desperate for some food being left on the side of the road by volunteers from a rescue organisation in central Greece. I watched, transfixed, willing this lad to find the courage to grab...

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Boiler Pointer Photo shoot

Boiler Pointer Photo shoot

Pointers in Need and Boiler Pointer photo shoot.  A fabulous afternoon in Black Park Slough was had by Claire Stokes, Karen Tregaskis, Andrew Everett and their 7 pointers, along with the crew of Boiler Pointer, a local boiler company who had commissioned a photo shoot...

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Xavi – a rehoming story

Xavi – a rehoming story

Xavi's rehoming story. July 2019 - There we were, quite happy plodding along with our 2 springers (age 6 and 13), then I saw a post to say there were 20 dogs on their way over from Spain and one of them was going to the lovely Malcolm for foster but needed an...

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Lia – a rehoming story

Lia – a rehoming story

Lia's rehoming story. We rescued our beautiful Pointer Bella from another charity about three years ago and at the time we already had a 12 year old working cocker spaniel. They spent over a year together, but our beautiful boy sadly passed away and Bella really...

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Alfie’s rehoming story

Alfie’s rehoming story

Alfie's rehoming story.Alfie is our third rescue Pointer and our second from Pointers in Need. When we first saw the photos of him, we were so shocked at how thin he was and knew that we had to help him. Alfie (who at the time didn’t have a name), was...

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Nazli – a rehoming success

Nazli – a rehoming success

Nazli has been with us for four weeks now and is a big part of the family. She has a beautiful nature, loves to cuddle and hug. She gets along brilliantly with our pointer Arrow. They love playing and running around together. After all she has been through...

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Katie’s rehoming story

Katie’s rehoming story

Katie's rehoming story.In November 2017, our hearts were broken when said goodbye to our 15 year old English pointer, Josh. He had been such a huge part of our lives and he left a massive hole in our hearts.  The next summer, I was in Ullapool for a...

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If you’d like to adopt a Pointer or join our fostering team, Bob and the team will do a happy dance! But there are many other ways you can help these noble dogs. Please make a donation or buy something fabulous from our online shop.  You can also register with easyfundraising – this brilliant idea raises money for Pointers in Need while you shop online and you don’t a penny extra.

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