Southwest English Setter Rescue
This page includes pictures of some of our dogs that have been Adopted and those that are Adoption Pending (the adoption is not yet finalized or the dog has not yet transported to the adopting home). Additional pages of adopted dogs can be found by clicking here, here, here, here, here, and here.
Colt - Adoption Pending
Colt is a 3 year old tri beauty who was surrendered by his previous owner because he did not do well with the new baby. This beautiful boy is being adopted by his foster family in College Place, WA.
Dallas is a 4 year old chestnut tri boy that was transferred to SWESR from a local group in North Texas. This lucky boy will be joining his new family and ES Domino and Avery in Longmont, CO. He will get to go on daily walks and hike the nearby trails as well as explore his new dog friendly town.
Mia is a 2 year old tri-color English Setter. This sweetheart will join her Setter experienced home in Edmond, OK and have another ES to play with and enjoy the large backyard.
Murphy - Adoption Pending
Murphy is a 6 year old orange boy who was one of the Strasburg seizure dogs from Dec. 2015. This lucky boy is now enjoying the good life in Loveland, CO with his incredible foster parents who are going to adopt him. He joins SWESR Rocco and ES Sophie who also was a Strasburg seizure dog.
Molly - Adoption Pending
Molly is approximately 9 years young and was rescued from the Mesa AZ shelter.
This sweet girl is being adopted by her wonderful foster family in Tuscon, AZ and joins SWESR Bessie and ES Willy. Her new parents say she loves meeting new people and other dogs and enjoys her morning walks to the river.
Jules had the heart and will of a lioness and the body of a senior dog that had been neglected for many, many years before rescue. Rescued in Mar2016 in she was diagnosed with Cushings that had been left untreated for a long time. Further tests dx'd kidney disease. She may not have thrived physically, but she was a happy, sweet, delightful Setter girl for the 13 months she was in rescue. She is now at the Bridge, healthy again, and likely bossing around all the other beloved Setters that have passed.
Penny (now Chessa)
Penny is a sweet, birdy, 3 year young ES girl. This sweetie will be heading to Dallas, TX to join her new family. She will love watching the birds and squirrels in her backyard with ES Boomer.
Dotty was 12-13 years old when we rescued her in the TX Panhandle. She was in poor condition from a tick disease she'd had for years. We tried to make her better, she certainly had the heart and determination, but her body was too worn down from years of untreated autoimmune disease and anemia. She left for the Rainbow Bridge knowing she mattered and she was loved.
Harley D - Adoption Pending
Harley D is a middle aged field boy that was rescued in Arizona. This boy had a really rough life before rescue, living mostly outside, never vetted. He is being adopted by his foster family in the Phoenix, AZ area and will have SWESR Beau as his new
Jaxson - Adoption Pending
Six year old Jaxson found his way to rescue because his family was moving across the country and could not take him with them. This lucky boy is being adopted by his foster family in San Antonio and joins SWESR Colt and ES Sage.
Five year old Major is one of the luckiest boys around. This sweet boy is being adopted by his incredible foster parents and joins SWESR Chief and ES Pippa in
Bemidji, MN. Adoption jackpot!!
Kuper (now Cooper)
Kuper is a 2.5 year old chestnut tri youngster who is being adopted by his long term foster family near Austin, TX including SWESR Charlie.
Three and a half year old Josie first lived at a hunting ranch in OK. This busy, sweet, snuggle bunny will be joining her new family in Norman, OK. She will enjoy playing in the large yard with her "fur-sister" Hope.
Merlin is a 4 year young orange boy that was rescued from a backyard breeder in North Texas. This happy boy will be heading to Olathe, KS to join his new family and ES Maggie. He will enjoy a large backyard and daily hikes or runs.
Kai is a handsome, blind 6 year old tri-color male. He is good with other dogs, loves being near his people, and rides great in the car. This handsome boy will join his new parents and ES Zoey in Urbandale, IA.
Three year old Bo was rescued in NM because he didn't hunt as expected. Lucky boy is heading to his forever family soon. They have homes in MN and AZ. The family is a perfect
fit for him.
Eleven year old Pepper is a beloved family member of one of SWESR's founders. He was rescued in the Strasburg CO seizure in Dec2015. As a SWESR boy he worked very hard to overcome his behavioral issues and he makes his Mom smile every day.
Sweet 11 year young Darby has found his forever home. He will join senior Setter Kate and his new parents in Raytown, MO.
Luna joins a busy home and family with another SWESR adopted Setter and a rescue Aussie. Let the fun times and games begin for this busy young girl.
Cally and Maddy -
Cally and Maddy were rescued from a shelter in New Mexico. These sweet 9.5 year old girls are being adopted by their foster family in Carlsbad, CA.
Raz is a 4 1/2 year old boy and things are finally looking up for him. This lucky boy is joining his new mom and "fur-sister" Maggie
in Las Vegas, NV.
Jet is a 12 year young handsome tri boy. He is
A-M-A-Z-I-N-G. Jet is kicking back and enjoying his life in the Texas Hill country along with his SWESR brother Matt as a SWESR Furever Foster.
Navy- Adoption Pending
Cute little Navy is about 2 years old and is being adopted by her foster family and SWESR Pinto in Ventura, CA.
Oliver - Adoption Pending
Sweet Oliver is 8 years young and a smaller Setter boy at about 44 lbs. He is a youngster at heart, playful, and enjoys toys. This sweet boy is being adopted by his foster family near
San Antonio, TX.
Lacey is a 5 year old Chestnut beauty.
This sweet girl joins her Setter experienced family in Jemez Springs, NM.
Riley - Adoption Pending
Riley is a beautiful bench girl that is almost 2 years old. This beauty is being adopted by her foster family in Walnut Creek, CA. Lucky girl to have SWESR Ranger as her "fur-brother"!
Luke - Adoption Pending
Luke was rescued from a Brownwood, TX shelter and is about 8 years young. This handsome tri boy is heading to Argyle, TX to join his new parents and IS Bailey.
Two year old Schroeder joins SWESR Mac in an active and Setter savvy family in San Marcos, TX. There will be lots of fun adventures ahead for this lucky boy!
Maya - Adoption Pending
Maya is a sweet 1 year old small girl. This sweetheart joins SWESR Franklin and "fur-brother" Lincoln in Austin, TX where she will enjoy playing with Franklin and Lincoln and hiking and running with her active parents.
Ten year young Shug had been diagnosed with a fungal infection called Blastomycosis. Sadly Shug lost her battle with this disease. Her foster Mom and Setter family were with her, holding and comforting her. Rest well dear girl, you are always in our hearts.
Neptune - (Now Tuna) -
Eight month old Neptune joins his new family including SWESR Tadpole and Minnow in Charles Town, WV. He will enjoy going for daily walks and many other activities with this active family.