Hey there! I'm Jake

I'm a 14-year-old Border Collie from Thirsk rehoming centre and I'm looking for my forever home.

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About me

'Great news, I'm reserved!

Hi I'm Jake,

As an older chap, I think I look rather dashing now the grey hairs are starting to show, don't you?.....I'm sure its rather fashionable!

Now in my twilight years, I'm looking for a cosy retirement home. I still love to play and to go out for my walks, I'm just not as spritely as I used to be. I do love being around people, I can really see myself as a companion dog, sat by the fire with you, or in a sunny spot in the garden. I'm happy to join in with anything you want to do.

Just a thought, but if you fancy rehoming two dogs, check out my awesome friend Troy, who is also looking for a new home.....

Anyway, if you'd like to know more about me, contact the centre asap!

Thank you Jake.

Looked after…

  • I've been vaccinated, microchipped, wormed and neutered as required
  • Examined by a vet and treated as required
  • Assessed by an experienced member of our team
  • Given an individual profile to help match me with my new owner
  • Rehomed with four weeks' free insurance from Petplan

How rehoming works

  1. Browse our pets, find your favourite

    Read the pet’s profile to make sure that they are suitable for your circumstances.

  2. Complete the online application form

    We want to be fair to everyone who applies for a pet so applications are dealt with in the order that we receive them.

  3. We process your application

    Please be patient while we process your application. If you are successful we will contact you to go through next steps.

Thanks for reading my story…

I'd like to say I have a lot to give to my new owner and that I think I deserve a warm and loving home. Can you help me out? I think Blue Cross would be much appreciative!