Saving Saints Rescue UK

Charity Commission Registration No: 1171050
"Never believe that a few caring people can't change the world.
For, indeed, that's all who ever have."
Margaret Mead
Who are we?
Saving Saints UK are a registered charity in England and Wales who specialise in rescuing, rehabilitating and rehoming St. Bernards and other large breed dogs throughout Europe.

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About Us
Who can I help or rescue?
Saving Saints Rescue UK is dedicated to St Bernards and St Bernard crosses. St Bernard & Big Paws Adoptions UK focuses on finding forever homes for other large breed dogs.

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Dogs for Adoption
How can you help us?
As we are a volunteer-led charity we rely upon the generosity of others. Please share our page with friends & family and any donation is massively appreciated.

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12 Dogs of Christmas




Day 1 of our "12 dogs of Christmas" πŸŽ„ campaign. Say hello to Aristo, a beautiful black boy who was caught and taken to Radauti public shelter in Romania just before Christmas in 2015. He is about 8 years old and medium size, he is very friendly with people and other dogs, wants to be close to humans and be cuddled. Aristo has now been looking for a loving home for 3 years. He is neutered, fully vaccinated, with a microchip and EU passport. Non cat tested and no children under age 10 in the home permanently please.



Rodrigo & Linda

Day 2 of our "12 dogs of Christmas" πŸŽ„ campaign. Say hello to Rodrigo and Linda, two beautiful Rottweilers in Spain. Need a forever home. Rodgrio can be slightly dominant with other males so best in a girl household.




Day 3 of our 12 dogs for Christmas πŸŽ„is Tintin. He was due to come over to his forever home last Christmas but it fell through and he is still waiting in a Romanian shelter. Lovely friendly, medium sized boy.




Day 4 of our 12 dogs of ChristmasπŸŽ„. Say hello to Neve who has been waiting in an Italian shelter for 8 years. Yes that's right 8 years. He is a very good with girls and pups but not dominant males. Will need a home with outdoor space.




Day 5 of our "12 dogs of Christmas" πŸŽ„ campaign. Say hello to Jary. He was born in 2017 (May-June), dumped on the streets by his owners after they moved to a new home. He is a very friendly and affectionate big baby, like any puppy he wants to play, to run, to get attention, he is quite inquisitive. He is 65 cm tall 28 kg. He gets on well with all kind of dogs and humans. Walks well on lead, he is learning very quick.




Day 6 of our 12 dogs for Christmas πŸŽ„- In Romania, ARA, 2 yo English pointer girl had a car accident and was left lying in the cold for hours by her owner before our rescuer took her to the vet. People here do not know the great personality of the English Pointer so we have no chance to find her an adopter here. Now she has pneumonia and cannot move her back paws. The owner does not want her anymore as she is of no use to him and has given her to the rescuer's association which now is struggling to find support and possibly an adopter. she might be paralyzed and needing a trolley to move.




Day 7 of our 12 dogs of Christmas πŸŽ„ Sashko was badly bitten by other dogs as a very young pup. He has now recovered and is ready to leave Bulgaria for his forever home. A shepherd cross, will be an average size. Calm and gentle boy. Families welcome to apply.




Day 8 of our 12 dogs for Christmas πŸŽ„. Beautiful Atlas, our shepherd boy is now enjoying his foster home in the south of England. He is 7 months old and will be a medium sized boy. Excellent with children and other dogs, cat friendly. Adoption fee of Β£310.




Day 9 of our 12 dogs for Christmas πŸŽ„Tronco is in desperate need of an adopter. He is in dreadful situation in Spain. His dog friend was stabbed by their alcoholic owner. Good with other dogs. No children in the home under 14 pls.




Day 10 of our 12 dogs for Christmas πŸŽ„ Beautiful Henry is waiting for his forever home. He is chained outside in Romania. Around 4 years old. Good with other medium sized dogs. Unable to cat test. Very friendly with people. No children in home under 10 please. Adoption fee is Β£390.




Day 11 of our 12 dogs for Christmas πŸŽ„ Prince, a Bucovan Shepherd in Romania. He's only about 2 years old and very people friendly




Day 12 of our "12 dogs of Christmas" πŸŽ„ campaign. This beautiful girl Destiny is looking for her forever home. She was born in 2010. A little reserved not aggressive. Lovely kind soul. Wants a warm bed and the love of a good family. Owner moving and not taking his dogs!



Saving Saints Rescue UK is a registered charity for all Saint Bernards and large breed dogs in need of adoption from within the UK and across Europe.

Please donate whatever you can, every single penny goes toward giving these beautiful animals a fighting chance.

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