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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.

Available 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. 
Rocky - Available Now
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

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!

Etta - Available Now
Etta from the Junction Jazz rescue is estimated to be about 2 years old. She is one of the more confident and active of the JJ dogs. This busy girl will need a home experienced with high energy dogs that are “on” and have something to say about life. Etta is in a foster home in Edmond OK...more

Mimi - Available Now 
​Mimi from the Junction Jazz rescue is estimated to be 1 year old. She is a sweet and sensitive girl. She needs another active dog in her home but no cats and a secure fenced yard. Mimi is in a foster home in Tulsa, OK...more

Dinah - Available Now
Dinah from the Junction Jazz rescue is estimated to be 5 years old and she was one of the breeding Moms. She did her best to escape the hoarding situation by climbing out of her pen whenever she got the chance so she will need 6 foot no climb fences. Dinah is in a foster home in the Dallas, TX area...more

Louis - Just Rescued
Louis from the Junction Jazz rescue is estimated to be about 1.5 years old. He is more calm (if you can call an ES calm) than other JJ dogs. He is very sweet and hangs back from new people and situations. Louis will learn house manners and training and to trust people in his foster home in Wichita Falls TX.
Check back for updates!

Basie - In a Foster-to-Adopt Home 
Basie from the Junction Jazz rescue is estimated to be about 1.5 years old. He will be heading to Richardson, TX to join his new family and ES Millie. Check back for updates!

Wyatt - Available Now
Eight ​year young Wyatt spent his life at a hunting ranch. He is good with other dogs but not cats. He would benefit from another dog in his furever home. Wyatt is in a foster home near Houston, TX...more
Higgins - Available Soon
Higgins recently returned to SWESR after being in an adopted home for 4 years. Approximately 7, this sweet boy needs an experienced home with a fenced yard that is quiet and can give him the leadership and routine he needs to be comfortable. Higgins is with a foster near San Antonio, TX. Check back for updates!

SWESR would like to thank Susan W for her generous donation towards Higgins training

Sofie - Available Now
Stunning 16 month old Sofie is a busy girl that needs a home with a big/interesting fenced yard and another active dog to run/play with. She is not suitable for a home with cats or children under 8 years old...more
Finley - Available Now
Finley is a 3 year young happy girl that did not work out as a hunting dog. She's a busy girl and good with other dogs but not cats. She is currently in a foster home in Edmond, OK...more
RIdley - (now Argos)
In a Foster-to-Adopt Home
Ridley is a handsome 5 year old orange ES that was dumped with Oakley and Posey in TX. He is in a foster to adopt home in Houston, TX. Check back for updates!
Red - Available Now
Red is a 7 year young retired hunting dog and he is not a candidate for a home that hunts.  He cannot be in a home with cats, small dogs, or children. Red is in a foster home in Littleton, CO...more
Trent - Available Soon
Eight month old Trent was found as a stray in S. Oklahoma and his owner could not be located. This sweet boy gets along with other dogs and needs a 6' securely fenced yard. He is in a foster home in Bentonville, AR. Check back for updates!

Chipper - Available Now, Foster,
Foster-to-Adopt, Adopter Needed
Chipper is a sweet, active, 1 year-old, neutered male English Setter mix. He was surrendered to rescue by his family because he played too roughly with their small children. Chipper needs a securely fenced yard and another active dog in his home, but no cats please. He is currently at our boarding facility near San Antonio,TX...more