re-homing


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re-homing

n
the act of re-homing an animal
Translations

re-homing

[ˌriːˈhəʊmɪŋ] n [animal] → adoption f
All kinds of people bring dogs and cats in for re-homing → Toutes sortes de gens apportent des chiens et des chats pour adoption.
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Tasracing has developed a three-year strategy for the GAP, which includes building a specialised facility to enable increased re-homing of retired greyhounds and promoting ownership of the breed.
Inter-pet aggression is very distressing to deal with and often results in re-homing, but it needn't if you can find the right help.
AN animal charity has warned of a summer re-homing "crisis" for kittens.
Anyone who is interested in re-homing a hen is urged to call the charity's re-homing team at by e-mailing hens@bhwt.
Greyhound Rescue Wales, which formed in 1993 re-homing ex-racing greyhounds and lurchers - some of whom are badly injured or have been ill-treated - has opened its doors on Albany Road following demand for a branch in the capital and is the charity's fourth shop in Wales.
If local councils can trace the owners within a day, it means we can focus on re-homing dogs that people are genuinely unable to care for any longer and are handed over responsibly.
Our staff will be on hand to answer any questions about re-homing a rescue animal and the happiness they can bring.
GIVE A PET A HOME (ITV, Wednesday, 8pm) WE rejoin Amanda Holden and a bunch of celebrities at Newbrook Farm Animal Centre for another spell of animal re-homing.
The Yarm rescue has been operating for around five years, taking in and re-homing unwanted cats.
Re-homing groups have said that shelters are overflowing and foster homes are decreasing -- leaving hundreds of cats and dogs homeless.
Store manager, Tim Martin, said: "Our local RSPCA centres do a fantastic job caring for and re-homing abandoned animals in Aintree, but they need support to be able to continue to do that work.
The non-profit dedicated to the rescue and re-homing of dogs, will host its 10-year anniversary auction online from May 10 to 22.