This dog was a pitiful sight; abandoned at a shelter in North Carolina in the USA, the Labrador-Pit Bull cross was so scared, she spent all her time huddled in one corner facing the wall. She wouldn't eat. At first, no one...
New statistics from the Royal Veterinary College's VetCompass project has highlighted how one in 60 Cavalier King Charles Spaniels suffers from Syringomyelia (SM), compared to just one in 2000 of the rest of our dog population. This means that...
Earlier this month, Columbus Zoo in the USA announced the arrival of an unlikely new pair of animals: a ten-week-old cheetah cub named Emmett and his best friend, a seven-week-old yellow Labrador puppy, Cullen. Had Emmett been born in the wild,...
It's very hard to say goodbye to a friend you've known for your entire life, but it was an inevitable suffering for Lynn, a little girl living in Holland. Her elderly Bulldog, Jaden, was getting old when she was born,...
Billie is a Cocker Spaniel dedicated to his police force, the Derbyshire Constabulary - so dedicated in fact, that Billie spends his time sniffing out human semen. This three-year-old dog possesses the ability to catch rapists and sex offenders, by...
Kelly O'Connell and Charlie Bear, a black Labrador mix, met in 2002, at an animal shelter when Kelly was living in New York. Charlie was a tiny puppy, found abandoned in a shopping trolley in mid-winter, and Kelly was just a...