As experts warn pet owners with Covid to avoid contact with their pets, following a study in the Netherlands showing that "coronavirus is common in pet cats and dogs where their owners have the disease", vets are reassuring pet...
Ricochet, the first-ever canine-assisted surf therapy and adaptive surfing dog, has caught her last wave aged 14 and a half with the help of a triple-amputee veteran. Due to cancer and other health issues, Ricochet will now be retiring...
A dog lover has produced her own booklet of walks to raise money for a charity in crisis. Emily Rawlins, aged 46, of Todmorden, West Yorkshire, wrote and designed Dog plods from Tod to support PAWS (Pennine Animal Welfare Society),...
A dog who went missing on a walk and was later located inside a steep-sided cove has been rescued by the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI). When Woody the Sprocker spaniel disappeared while on a walk on a coast path...
For an advanced nation, South Korea still has very poor laws to protect the welfare of its animals. However, Assemblyman Pyo Chang Won, chairman of the Animal Welfare Committee in the South Korean assembly wants to introduce stronger laws to...
A Staffordshire bull terrier who went missing from her home four years ago was found in Birmingham with horrifying injuries, consistent with dog fighting, on 28 December. A member of the public spotted the dog, and when RSPCA inspector Mike...