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Reggia suffered a heatstroke

Golden retriever “on the brink of death” after heatstroke on overcast day

As temperatures are forecast to reach up to 28 degrees in some parts of the UK over the coming week, emergency vets at Vets Now are issuing a renewed heatstroke warning after a six-day battle to...
yogi was saved by complex heart surgery

Gentle giant Yogi saved through complex heart surgery

When the owner of Yogi, a six-year-old St. Bernard from Plymouth, was told her dog needed delicate heart surgery to survive, she feared he wouldn't make it to his seventh birthday - but after...

It’s time to write to your MP!

  Sir Walter says PLEASE write to your MP: Find their details here: https://www.writetothem.com or here: https://members.parliament.uk/FindYourMP The FinnsLaw2 Blog mentioned is here: https://medium.com/one-man-one-dog-one-friend-one-quest/finnsfridaybarktoparliament-ad23267a2619 Fabulous Finn isn't involved in the bad jokes in this video... just want to point...
dogs could be affected by post lockdown anxiety

How to spot the signs of post lockdown separation anxiety in dogs

From happily pitter pattering around us while we’re home schooling or working, to excitedly running alongside us on walkies and snuggling up next to us in front of Netflix, our dogs have loved spending...
scalded olive

“Scalded and abandoned” puppy gets happy ending

When Olive the Lurcher puppy was abandoned at the Vets Now Derby branch in April, she was in a desperate state. The nine-week-old had severe burns, and had probably been scalded by hot water;...
Maggie

“Her leg was rotten and hanging off” – do you recognise Maggie? [Warning: upsetting...

"It was a hot day and the smell was absolutely overwhelming. It’s the worst smell I’ve ever come across in my 20-year career at the RSPCA." Sally Jones, manager at Block Fen in Cambridgeshire, clearly...

UK Pet Theft being discussed on American TV

The pandemic has lead to a surge in pet theft. The third petition for pet theft reform has triggered another parliamentary debate. Will the Government finally listen this time? On Friday evening Betty (my dog)...
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Why is ear cropping back in fashion?

  Watch our Facebook live report and read the article in the latest edition of the magazine. Petition link click here 

Bear necessities

Article written by Colette Kase and originally published in the November 2017 edition Some people keep dogs as pets and companions, some to show and breed, and others enjoy sports and hobbies with them. Many...

Epic adventure

Article by Colette Kase, first published in Dogs Today June 2018 When you hear about Misty Dawn and her sidekick Epic, you would be forgiven for thinking they are a couple of comic book...

‘Bad dogs’ may save the world

Article by Colette Kase, first published in October 2018 Dogs Today Those who fail to make the grade as a family pet could perhaps have the energy and drive needed for vital conservation work Tony’s future...

Do dogs get sexually transmitted cancers?

Article by Colette Kase, originally published in Dogs Today March 2020 Uploaded by Editor, Beverley Cuddy The first time I encountered sexually transmitted cancer in dogs was shortly after I moved from the UK to Belize,...

Superstitious furry animals

Article by Colette Kase, first published June 2019 in Dogs Today (Uploaded by Editor Beverley) Are we alone in having strange repetitive rituals, or do our dogs have their own superstitions? How many of us knock on...

Lead the way

by Colette Kase, first published in the January 2020 edition on Dogs Today On-lead walks are often seen as ‘the poor relation’ in terms of exercise, but they benefit all dogs, and for those that...
Bella Boo struggled during lockdown

Bella Boo’s battle with lockdown loneliness

Although many pets have enjoyed having their owners work from home during lockdown, the pets of key workers had a very different experience, with their owners often working longer hours than they did before...

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Bella Boo struggled during lockdown

Bella Boo’s battle with lockdown loneliness

Although many pets have enjoyed having their owners work from home during lockdown, the pets of key workers had a very different experience, with...
Police at the robbed clinic

Rescue dog clinic robbed

Dog Care Clinic is a charity registered in Germany as well as in Sri Lanka, taking in injured, sick and unwanted pets as well...
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Help for Hopper

Hopper came into our lives in May this year when he was 10 weeks old. He was the result of accidental breeding of two...