Artisan rescue update…Get the tissues ready as this will make your day!

Introducing spider a collie / whippet lurcher cross.
Spider was found running loose at a biggin hill airport, with a fractured leg.
After collecting spider and scanning for microchip details, a possible owner was found, arriving at the address spider leapt from the vehicle, pawing at the front door, great we thought we have found his owner, another case closed and a dog reunited… sadly not the case, the door opened and the occupants firstly denied ownership, then proceeded to say yes he was ours BUT we sold him 6 months ago.
After a year of training and staying with us, spider has now become our SUPER DOG, not only have we averted his need to hunt and kill, we have managed to transform spider into one of the most unusual surrogate dogs, that now shows no aggression to other animals and regularly looks after baby birds and reptiles and even a calf.
Not only has spider developed into a pleasing canine, his willingness to learn has reached levels we could never of imagined.
In 2017 spider even rescued a young child that was in difficulty on the isle of sheppy in kent, the child had wandered out of depth in the surf, spider proceeded to grab the clothing and drag the child to safety, members of the public on the beach at the time roared with praise and clapping to spiders good deed.
A truly fabulous dog, abandoned, unwanted and now permanently living with us at the rescue. Forever we will be grateful to have spider amongst our family.
Spider will also feature soon on a well known television series, future stories to come.
Wayne May.


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    Jan 3 years ago

    Well done Artisan

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    Aunt Jean 3 years ago

    Having known Spider for a few years now, I can honestly say just what a Lovely dog he is, and everything Wayne has put in this article about Spider is 100% True, Spider is so Loving and Friendly and loves to have a cuddle and will give you a sloppy kiss just to let you know that he likes you. It’s nice to have updates on him from Wayne, (even though I see Wayne more then him) but all the same it just goes to show that if you give a dog a good home, good food and care they will return so much back to you. X

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    Jenny Longmuir 3 years ago

    What a wonderful dog Spider is, seems he knew he landed on his paws and has proved that any dog can be retrained given time and love. Well done Spider , not only handsome but a true hero xxxxx

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    Matt 3 years ago

    Wow what a story.
    See this on twitter yesterday, doglost you should send this story to a film maker, what a great children’s film this would make.
    Great to see the dedication by wayne and his rescue, giving hope to all rescue dogs.
    Thank you jayne for a fabulous article.

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    Shazza 3 years ago

    Wow that warmed my heart ❤ its so wonderful what u have done with spider ❤ so much love and appreciation to u all xxxxxxx

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