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. You can learn about our Virtual Foster program by clicking on one of the hearts in the photos below.
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.
Patches is an energetic, very healthy, 9-year young, 45-50 lb Purebred Field English Setter whose elderly owner passed away. She is in a foster home in Colfax, CA. Will you open up your heart and home to her?...more Saffron is a 2 year-old English Setter/Pointer who is looking for a home with room to run, work and play. Saffron knows all of her basic commands and is ready for a family that will give her lots of love and sense of purpose. She is in a foster home in New Braunfels, TX...more
Asher is a young and active 6 year old sweet boy who loves people and is good with other dogs. He would love a home with another playful dog and does not appear to be good with cats. He is currently in a foster home in
Mylo - Just Rescued
Mylo is about 10 years young. He was found as a stray by a rescue partner in Amarillo. When no owner could be located she assisted by getting him vetted and ready for a SWESR foster home in Tulsa, OK. Check back for updates!
Sir William - In a Foster-to-Adopt Home
William is a handsome 2-3 year old boy, rescued from a TX shelter. He is healthy and fully vetted. He did not have a chance to interact with people or other dogs much prior to rescue, so he is learning to trust and socialize in his experienced foster home in OKC.
Kenny - Under Medical Evaluation
Kenny is a senior boy who was rescued from a shelter in N TX where he came in as a stray. He is in a temp foster home near Austin, TX. He is as sweet as can be and is great with other dogs and cats. He has some medical issues that are being diagnosed and treated. If you would like to foster or foster-to-adopt Kenny please message us for more info.
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Mister Freckles - Available Soon
Mister Freckles is 8 years young and was rescued in S TX when his elderly owner could no longer handle this strong and busy middle aged boy. He is in a Houston, TX foster home. He loves people and is good with dogs. Mister Freckles has never lived with cats and he is not cat safe. Check back for updates!
Rusty - Just Rescued
Four year young Rusty is very active, loves people, and needs a home with 6 foot no climb fencing. He is in a foster home in Palm Springs, CA. Check back for updates!
Redford - Under Evaluation
Five year old Redford is looking for an experienced bird dog person to help him transition from a working life as a hunting dog to a family member living in a home. He weighs 56 lbs and is not suitable for a home with cats or children. Redford is in a foster home in San Antonio, TX. Check back for updates!
Duchess - Just Rescued
Duchess was just rescued from a rural shelter in central Oklahoma, estimated at 8+ years old. It appears that she is almost blind and deaf and has been a mother to many puppies in her past. She will be fully vetted and have both her eyes and ears assessed. Duchess doesn't seem to be bothered by other dogs. She is headed to a foster home near Dallas, TX. Duchess is a candidate for our Furever Foster program. Check back for updates!
SWESR would like to thank Kate R for her generous donation towards Duchess's medical expenses.
Georgie - Available Soon
Georgie is a sweet and spunky setter mix, approximately 6 years old. He was pulled from a shelter in Oklahoma City and has been fully vetted and on heartworm prevention. Georgie is good with other dogs, enjoys couch and bed privileges, and is crate trained and housebroken. He is being fostered in Oklahoma City. Check back for updates!
Reggie - Undergoing medical treatment
Reggie is an 8-10 month old English Setter (possible mix), owner surrendered to a south Texas shelter. He was in dire need of medical attention, covered in fleas and ticks and gums as white as could be. Reggie had a severe leg injury from a cable/chain being wrapped around his leg and it was feared he would have to have it amputated. The vet thinks his leg will be okay with rehab, medication, and tlc. Reggie is in a foster home in the San Antonio area and will be ready for adoption in December. Check back for updates!
Kelly - Just Rescued
Kelly is 7 years young and looking for a home with a steady/strong person to work with her on leash. She is good with dogs, cats, loves people and walks but pulls and is extremely strong. She will be on a diet and exercise program in her foster home in San Antonio. She will be available very soon and likely needs a person that is home a lot and has another dog to be with her when you are not home. Check back for updates!
Jasmine - Just Rescued
Jasmine is approximately 10 years young. She is a smart, well-mannered, trained, and happy dog. She is in a foster home in Irvine, CA. Check back for updates!
Meli - In a Foster-to-Adopt Home
Meli is an 8 month old sweetheart that was pulled from a N TX shelter and survived parvo thanks to our amazing Advisory Vet. She is vetted and now settling into a foster-to-adopt home in Santa Fe, NM.
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Two year old Titus is 56 lbs of happy, smiling Setter boy. He is a bit timid but friendly with people and other dogs his size. He is in a foster home in Edmond, OK...more