Pet who’s ‘half giraffe’ returned to kennels after simply 48 hours in new house



Little Fidget was taken into the RSPCA’s care as a stray however has been shortly skilled up into an excellent household pet having learnt primary instructions equivalent to sit, stroll and down

Fidget is now 11-months-old (he didn’t injury the couch on this image)

Picture: RSPCA)

An lovely pet who has been coined “half lurcher and half giraffe” has been returned to the RSPCA after spending simply two days in his new house.

The poor pooch, named Fidget, was taken in as a stray and moved to a foster house as a result of he wasn’t coping nicely in kennels.

After spending 4 months in foster care, the now 11-month-old secured what ought to have been his everlasting house.

Nevertheless, he was returned to RSPCA Macclesfield, South East Cheshire and Buxton Department simply 48 hours after leaving along with his new house owners.

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He’s trying to find a brand new house



A press release reads: “Fidget got here into one among our fantastic foster houses after Derby RSPCA appealed for assist – they took Fidget in as a stray from one other rescue again in November.

“However he was getting actually pissed off with kennel life, they have been promoting him and he was adopted however got here again after two days, for no obvious motive.”

Fidget has been described as a “very clever, affectionate and energetic dog “, who continues to be very malleable and responds extraordinarily nicely to optimistic reinforcement coaching the place plenty of treats are concerned.

He’s home skilled and understands a wide range of primary instructions equivalent to sit, wait and down. He walks nicely on a lead with minimal pulling.

He may make the right household pet



The assertion provides: “Fidget is an element lurcher and half giraffe!

“Lurchers are typically very lively and Fidget isn’t any exception.

“He’s extremely excessive vitality within the morning and wishes no less than two bouts of half-hour of train per day.

“Fidget additionally makes a incredible operating associate.

“Usually, Fidget will play video games in the course of the day equivalent to sniff and lick mats, ‘contact’ coaching and different issues to maintain him stimulated.

“Fidget does chew objects every day nevertheless this isn’t damaging behaviour and usually is aimed toward his toys equivalent to a Kong crammed with peanut butter.

“Except for his excessive vitality bouts, Fidget is completely comfortable sleeping the vast majority of the day.”

Nevertheless, resulting from his upbringing, Fidget has not been socialised with different dogs and would wish to proceed his coaching on this space.

“Any proprietor who is devoted to his continued enchancment and has the time and sources to decide to Fidget can be fortunate to have him,” the assertion provides.

In case you’re desirous about rehoming Fidget, or every other animals at RSPCA Macclesfield, South East Cheshire and Buxton Department, contact their workforce on 07846 539500 or e mail

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