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Remembering Coco: the sadder side of working at a rescue centre

Sadly, not all dogs who are rescued can be saved. Animal charity Mayhew shared Coco's heartbreaking story to give an insight into the sadder side of working at a rescue centre. Last month, eight-year-old Chihuahua...

Could you give this lovely lurcher a forever home? 

Staff are desperate to find the paw-fect home for four-year-old lurcher Rex, who has spent  more than a quarter of his life in kennels. Currently Rex is being cared for by staff at York...
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Vets’ handy checklist for travel with pets this summer

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) is warning jet-setting pet owners to take the necessary steps so worms, ticks and other parasites aren't picked up by pets while on holidays abroad. Many vector-borne diseases that occur...

Former NHS worker killed dog with a hammer [WARNING: upsetting images]

A dog owner and former NHS worker has been given a suspended prison sentence after admitting two offences of causing "unnecessary suffering" to German Shepherd Molly, having hit her in the head of a...

Keep canines cool this summer

Summer has officially landed. But while we frantically grab our shades and towels to go bask in the sun spare a moment for your four-legged friend to make sure they remain safe under the...

Gone Gupo: notorious dog meat market shut down

One of South Korea's largest markets selling chilled dog meat as well as live dogs killed to order, has been shut down by authorities as promised last month. More than 80 live but terrified...

WATCH: therapy dogs join Spider-Man cast in a Marvel-ous interview

Volunteers and their dogs from Mayhew’s TheraPaws programme joined the cast from Spider-Man: Far From Home in an interview for the upcoming Marvel superhero film. Tom Holland, Zendaya and Jacob Batalon relished the opportunity to...

Style to rescue

An award-winning dog groomer from pet care company www.vitacanis.co.uk has helped to raise over £7,000 for rescue dogs across the country, in an event that showed off four-legged friends in their very best light. The...
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What to do if you see a dog in a hot car

As the weather grows hotter and the RSPCA is warning pet owners never to leave dogs in a hot car.  Despite repeated, yearly warnings, many owners still risk their pets’ lives by leaving them unattended...

Six of the best… dog-friendly breaks to share with your best friend

Moor2SeaCornwall.com We offer a haven in the village of Tideford, near Saltash. There are three cottages on site, two that sleep two, and one that sleeps four. Cottages allow up to two dogs with...

Animal Cruelty: maximum sentences to increase

The Government announced today (26 June) that it's setting out legislation to increase maximum sentences for animal cruelty in England and Wales, following "strong support from public and welfare groups". This follows a public...

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Could you give this lovely lurcher a forever home? 

Staff are desperate to find the paw-fect home for four-year-old lurcher Rex, who has spent  more than a quarter of his life in kennels....

Animal SOS Sri Lanka

The popular tourist destination of Sri Lanka has been voted Lonely Planet’s top country to visit for 2019. Aside from the lush landscapes of...

Narla in Need: help this rescue dog get life-saving surgery

Desperate owner Nicki Dyson has been reaching out to fellow dog lovers to help her three-year-old rescue Chow Chow get vital elbow resurfacing treatment....