Southwest English Setter Rescue
This page features all the beautiful rescue dogs Available to Adopt Now. You'll also find our preliminary postings of dogs that are 'Just Rescued', are 'Under Evaluation', will be 'Available Soon', or with a 'Foster-to-Adopt' home. We'll post more details on these dogs very soon. On occasion we will also show Courtesy Posts (dogs that are available to adopt through another rescue group that we'd love to help find their forever home). Please click on a picture or name to go to a dog's own webpage with pictures and their story.
If you are new to English Setters, please click here to go to our page Is an ES Right For You? for information we hope you will find helpful about these wonderful dogs.
Dogs that are Just Rescued, Under Evaluation, Available Soon or with a Foster-to-Adopt Home
The following English Setters are not yet ready for adoption, but we will be posting more information about them soon. Please check back soon and often to follow these dogs on their rescue journey.
Monty (Montgomery) is a 3 year young boy that was retired from a hunting ranch. He loves people and other dogs and needs a home with a routine and strong leadership. He is probably ok with cats...more Jack, a mixed breed, is now 14 months old and weighs 43 pounds. He was rescued from a family who was evicted from an apartment. Jack needs a large yard or acreage to exercise himself. He gets along well with other dogs and is very bonded to Toy, a three year old Shih Tzu who was rescued with him. It would be ideal if they could be adopted together! Both are house and crate trained, spayed/neutered and vaccinated. They are in a foster home near San Antonio, TX... more
Sweet Sugar is a 35 lb 7 year young pocket Setter. She is good with other dogs and cats. She has mild separation anxiety and needs another playful dog in the home and a person that is mostly home. She prefers her person to be outside with her and is looking for an active adopter to enjoy daily walks/hikes with. Sugar is in a foster home
Eight year young Llewellyn Rocky was released to SWESR because of his skin allergies which are now under control with diet and regular Vet care. He is house trained and ok with indoor cats. He adores women and is a snuggly, wiggly boy. He can be anxious about other dogs and he will do best in a home where his person is gentle, patient and can spend time with him one-on-one. He is in a foster home in Boerne TX...more
Kenny - Under Medical Evaluation
Kenny is a senior boy who was rescued from a shelter in N TX where he came in an emaciated and neglected stray. He is in a foster home in Boerne TX. He is as sweet as can be and is great with other dogs and cats. He has medical issues that are being treated; Cured of Chagas and RMSF, Cushings controlled with daily medication, IBD controlled with diet. If you would like to foster-to-adopt or adopt Kenny please message us for more info. Check back for updates!
Royal - In a Foster-to-Adopt Home
Royal is a 3 year old beauty that was controlled in his previous home using a taser. He lived outside and was not socialized with other dogs. He was re-homed by a Good Sam on FB to a home that did not have the experience to deal with his issues. Now he is safe with SWESR and is in a foster-to-adopt home with our trainer in Dallas TX. He is doing very well ~ learning to trust people and learning doggy social skills. Check back for updates!
Frisco Kid – Available Soon – Foster/Foster-to-Adopt/Furever Foster/Adoption
Frisco Kid, about 10 yrs old, was a stray in a CA shelter. SWESR was contacted to help him because of medical issues that we hope are treatable and/or manageable. He is with a foster in SoCal who is a DVM. Check back for updates!
Bandit - Available Soon
Bandit is an almost 4 year young Llewellyn Setter that is house and crate trained and good with other dogs. He has cluster seizures and is being treated for valley fever. He needs a large fenced yard and daily exercise. Bandit is in a foster home in Arroyo Grande, CA.
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Clover - Available Early November
Clover is a sweet 5 year young girl who was a stray in OK. She was not cared for before rescue and is now with a foster in OKC and will undergo treatment for heartworms and then will be spayed. She needs controlled intros and time to get to know other dogs and would be fine as an only dog. Check back for updates!
Sweet Jonni is a 40 lb two yr old bench ES who is looking for a very special home. She has Addisons and will need a home with a strong Veterinarian relationship and another active dog she can play with. Jonni is looking for a home with a secure fenced yard, she is not a candidate for no fence or an invisible fence. She is in a foster home near Austin, TX and will need her adopter to come to Austin and drive her home...more Statler was born in rescue on June 27th. He is a confident, delightful young man who enjoys rough housing with his littermates but would be ok as an only dog with lots of people time. Momma is a purebred Setter and we are not sure about Daddy but believe he is purebred. He has not had a full set of puppy shots yet so adopters need to drive to get him. He is in a foster home in Dallas TX...more Fozzie was born in rescue on June 27th. He is an outgoing, independent, inquisitive little fellow that loves people, being held and snuggling. Momma is a purebred Setter and we are not sure about Daddy but believe he is purebred. He has not had a full set of puppy shots yet so adopters need to drive to get him. He is in a foster home in Dallas TX..more
Gonzo was born in rescue on June 27th. He is precious, curious, smart, playful, full of character. He is talkative and loves being with his people. Momma is a purebred Setter and we are not sure about Daddy but believe he is purebred. He has not had a full set of puppy shots yet so adopters need to drive to get him. He is in a foster home
Digby - Available Soon
Four year young Digby was a stray in an OK shelter. He is unusually calm for a young field ES and we are working with our Vet to make sure it is his temperament and not an underlying medical issue. He is in a foster home in OKC, OK.
Handsome Blaze is approximately 4 years young and good with other dogs, playful but respectful of their space. He has typical ES hunting instincts and is not good with cats. He is in a foster home in Edmond, OK... more