Welcome to Daneline

The Daneline Trustees

Sue and Lissi have been owners of Great Danes for over forty years; they have been rescuing and rehoming Great Danes throughout the UK since 1968.

On April 7th 2015 we re-launched as a registered charity, Daneline International Charitable Foundation, registered number 1159035. Click here to meet the team!

Daneline uses 'foster' homes all over the UK instead of kennels while we find the right homes for the dogs. The 'foster parents' provide local help and advice throughout the adoption as well as providing a vital link in the aftercare service.

All Danes gifted into Daneline Great Dane Rescue are assessed in an approved and fully supported foster home, NOT in kennels. Every Dane is taken to a vet within a few days to have a comprehensive health check, i.e. heart, eyes, ears, teeth, legs, hips, anal glands and weighed. The Dane is then wormed, flead and vaccinated. Our Danes are weighed weekly to enable us to monitor their progress.

All necessary operations are done as a matter of course. The Danes leave us with a new collar and lead, vaccination card, health history, five days food, a comprehensive information pack and a contract which also details all we have done and any other relevant behavioural support if required. During the time a Great Dane is in our care we assess their temperament and any behavioural problems or training that needs to be addressed, i.e. recall and behaviour on and off lead, socialization with other dogs, children, visitors and livestock, separation anxiety, possessive behaviour or aggression over food and toys and any other quirks, likes or dislikes. Lastly, and by no means least, their manners.

This comprehensive assessment enables us to match each Dane to its new home.

You can now donate by text to Daneline by texting DANE33 £10 to 70070

News Update

Wednesday, 18 January 2017

We hope you all had a fantastic festive time! The start of 2017 has been very busy with Great Danes coming into our care.

If you are wanting to adopt, please ring to find out more about how Daneline works; even if it's just a chat to see if this would work for you.

If you feel you might like to foster, then give us a ring to find out what this entails. Daneline does pay all costs such as food, all veterinary treatments and whatever other costs that might crop up too.

Do have a look at our Facebook page. We try to keep it informative, plus a few smiles and our periodic auctions to help with our continuing fundraising.

Thank you for your support, we look forward to your phone call or email.
Best wishes, Lissi & Sue.

Thursday, 8 December 2016 - Luv Dogz brand new ad!

Daneline uses Luv Dogz food for all their foster dogs, with terrific results - and LuvDogz very kindly makes a £1.00 donation to Daneline for every nominated order, too. Check out the fab NEW 2016 LUV DOGZ COMMERCIAL below! Their website is at www.luvdogz.co.uk.

Lissi de Figueiredo receiving the Lord Erskine Award

Lord Erskine Award

In 2009 Lissi received the RSPCA’s top award for work against animal cruelty. The citation reads, “For her outstanding contribution to the welfare of Great Danes and other animals over many years”.

Read more about Lord Erskine and the progress towards Animal Rights for which this award is given.