The Ark Rescue & Rehoming Centre, Ashbourne, Derbyshire
Great News ..... Alfie is in a foster home!! Visit our Happy Endings page to see how he is getting on
Hello, my name is Alfie, I’m just over 5 years old and a Springer Cocker Spaniel. This means that I should be rather a sporty, outdoors sort of chap but strangely I find large open spaces rather worrying! In fact I confess I am generally rather an anxious boy. I’m happiest in a settled routine in surroundings I’m familiar with and with people I know. Unfortunately this means that I don’t cope with change very well...even travelling in a car is frightening for me...I know this sounds a bit wimpy...but I just can’t help it! What I need is someone understanding who will help me build up my confidence and help me relax...perhaps The Ark people should enrol me on a Yoga or Meditation course!! There are some things I do like doing and am comfortable with....I enjoy running in the compounds here and I am an enthusiastic collector of toys...any will do...I have a mountain of them in my kennel .... in fact I have been found guilty of stealing them from the compounds so that there are none for anyone else to play with!! I would need to go to a very special home with an owner with lots of patience whilst I try to get over my anxieties and of course the lovely people here at The Ark would carry on helping me too. So until that special person comes along.....
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