Available to Rehome
Meet Ori

Meet Ori

Breed: Collie Cross
Age: Approximately 3 years old
Cats: Unknown
Dogs: Yes, with a Successful Meeting
Children: Yes, 10 years 

Introducing Ori: A Special Soul Looking for His Forever Home

At The Barn Animal Rescue, we have had the privilege of meeting and caring for countless beautiful souls, each with their own unique stories and incredible resilience. Today, we want to introduce you to one of our most remarkable rescues, a gentle beauty named Ori.

Ori’s journey to us was nothing short of miraculous. Rescued from the meat markets in China, Ori was given a second chance at life, and we are eternally grateful to have been a part of his story. If only Ori could talk, the tales he would tell would be of courage, survival, and the unbreakable spirit of an animal who refused to give up.

When Ori arrived at The Barn, we were informed that he was blind. It was only after spending time with him that we realised he is deaf as well. Despite these challenges, Ori’s spirit shines brighter than ever. His beautiful fur and gentle nature make him a beacon of love and kindness. He is, without a doubt, one of the most loving and gentle souls we have ever had the pleasure of caring for.

Ori has settled into life at The Barn wonderfully, and he has become a favourite among our staff and volunteers. His sweet, soft-natured personality and his ability to trust and love unconditionally despite his past hardships are truly inspiring. Every day with Ori is a reminder of the incredible resilience and love that animals can offer.

Now, Ori is ready to find his forever home. He deserves a family who will love him unconditionally and provide him with the care and attention he needs. Ori’s new family will need to be patient and understanding of his special needs. Caring for a deaf and blind dog requires some extra effort, but the rewards are immeasurable.

Caring for a Deaf and Blind Dog

Safe Environment:
Ensure your home is a safe and predictable environment for Ori. Remove any potential hazards and create clear pathways for him to navigate.

Consistent Routines: Establish and maintain consistent routines for feeding, walking, and playtime. This helps Ori feel secure and understand what to expect throughout the day.

Communication: Use touch and vibrations to communicate with Ori. Gently touching his shoulder can signal your presence. You can also use a vibrating collar to get his attention.

Training: Positive reinforcement training methods work best. Reward Ori with treats and affection when he responds well to cues. Patience and consistency are key.

Enrichment: Provide toys and activities that engage Ori’s other senses. Scented toys and treat puzzles can offer mental stimulation and keep him entertained.

Veterinary Care: Regular check-ups with a veterinarian are essential to monitor Ori’s health and address any issues that may arise.

Ori is not just a pet; he is a testament to the power of love and resilience. He has touched our hearts deeply, and we are confident that he will bring immense joy and love to the lucky family who opens their home to him. If you are ready to welcome Ori into your life and give him the love and care he deserves, please reach out to us at The Barn Animal Rescue. Together, we can give Ori the happy ending he so richly deserves.

Thank you for considering giving Ori his forever home. Your compassion can change his life, and we promise he will change yours in the most beautiful ways.