Dog Rescue

Dog Adoption Month Stats Show We've Run Out of Excuses for Neglecting Our Pets

Sean O'Meara | Posted 04.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sean O'Meara

While only the most unsympathetic among us would blame someone for handing their dog over to the welfare system if they'd been evicted or become ill, there is still a massive lack of accountability among those on whom these dogs rely.

'The Voice of Stray Dogs' Subjected to Harassment

Rita Pal | Posted 24.11.2014 | UK Tech
Rita Pal

He operates a system that has rescued more than 3000 dogs in 2 years with 400+ permanent dogs under his care. VoSD offers the highest standard of service and is equipped with the latest technology so that stray dogs get the best possible care.

Horror in Romanian Dog Shelters - Exposed

Rita Pal | Posted 22.09.2014 | UK
Rita Pal

Visit Romania. MK Gandhi once said, "The greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated". Romania has suffered a number of...

Norfolk RNLI Volunteers Rescue Labrador Dog Swept Out To Sea (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 24.12.2013 | UK

Hats off to the Norfolk RNLI volunteers, who have saved a freezing dog after it had been washed out to sea. The incident, which was captured on vid...

Dog of the Week

Louise Glazebrook | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Louise Glazebrook

Rocket came into my life around two years ago when his owners took him on from a charity that rescues Lurcher types. Rocket had been living in the country and when faced with London, its fair to say it freaked him out. On top of this he really struggled with other dogs, he was petrified of them.

WATCH: Five Heartwarming Stories From This Week

Newsy | Posted 19.07.2013 | UK

A US woman was so touched by a free coffee, she returned to the same drive-thru the following day and started a chain reaction of customers offering f...

Stranded Jack Russell Lulu Dramatically Rescued By Fire Crews & Digger

SWNS | Sara C Nelson | Posted 11.04.2013 | UK

What lengths would you go to rescue a pet? One devoted owner hired a JCB digger after her Jack Russell became trapped in an unused drainage tunnel...

WATCH: Man Falls Through Ice After Trying To Rescue Dog

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.12.2012 | UK

A man who tried to rescue his cousin's dog from the freezing waters of Lake Erie in Michigan became stuck next to the Walker Coonhound for more than a...

WATCH: Dog Heads Back To Owners Seven Years After Hurricane Katrina

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.09.2012 | UK Comedy

Now, here's a story to warm the cockles of your heart. (Yes, hearts have cockles. Surely you knew that.) Shorty, a 15-year-old pooch, is to be reunite...

'People Were Shouting And Screaming': Witnesses Describe Horror Of Oldham Blast

PA | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK

Witnesses have described the moment an explosion in Oldham levelled three terraced houses, leaving a child dead and a man with severe burns. Georgi...

'Foolish' Half-Naked Man Rescues Dog From Frozen River

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 13.02.2012 | UK

A man who climbed across a frozen river in his underpants to save his dog has been criticised by firefighters for his "dangerous" rescue. The owner...

Man Drowns In Bid To Rescue Dog

PA | Posted 17.02.2012 | UK

A 37-year-old man has drowned after falling through ice on a fresh water loch as he tried to rescue his dog. Strathclyde Police said his body was r...

Man Drowns In Bid To Rescue Dog

PA | Posted 17.02.2012 | UK

A 37-year-old man has drowned after falling through ice on a fresh water loch as he tried to rescue his dog. Strathclyde Police said his body was r...