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Does Cancer Have a Sweet Tooth?

Kristina Johansen | Posted 06.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Kristina Johansen

When a dog food is low in carbohydrate it is usually exchanged for fat and not all dogs can tolerate too much fat. It's really important to consider the entire picture and the whole dog - not just the condition.

Wife ‘Murdered Husband And Fed His Flesh To Their Dog’

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.04.2016 | UK

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of murdering her husband and feeding strips of his flesh to their pet dog. Svetlana Batukova is accused of stab...

Can My Dog Eat That?

Kristina Johansen | Posted 29.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Kristina Johansen

We've all been there... huge, imploring eyes looking up at us at the dinner table, desperate for the tasty goodies on our plate. What's the harm of a little nibble now and then - right? Or maybe you're tired of seeing infographics or reading lists of all the foods your dog can't eat but don't really know which of our foods they can eat.

Diet for Dogs With Arthritis

Kristina Johansen | Posted 22.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Kristina Johansen

Your pudgy pooch may look adorable but the extra fat he's carrying is sabotaging his health and significantly increasing his risk of many other diseases. Arthritis is a classic inflammatory condition and excess fat creates inflammation.

Home-Prepared Dog Diets

Kristina Johansen | Posted 24.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Kristina Johansen

One of the most common questions I'm asked about my work is why people seek out my services. There are, after all, thousands of dog food brands on the market so why would someone need a nutritionist for their dog? Hasn't all the work already been done?

Why Is My Dog Refusing Food?

Kristina Johansen | Posted 16.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Kristina Johansen

It can be distressing when our dog stops eating and continually refuses their food. Before long we start to panic and try and tempt them with goodies from our own plate. Whilst understandable it's probably not going to help and may actually end up making matters worse.

Terrier Terror and the Horror of Underground Hunting

Tom Quinn | Posted 21.12.2015 | UK
Tom Quinn

The hunts will claim they do not hunt foxes any more, but simply follow a 'trail'. Then why did at least 13 of the individuals investigated over the last year have links to hunts? Why are hunts often accompanied by terriermen and their terriers on quad bikes? Hunts need terriermen to accomplish what they are trying to do - kill foxes.

A Dog's Day out - The Fox Terrier Walk in Brighton

Carolyn Nash | Posted 21.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Carolyn Nash

We had often heard about the bi-annual Fox Terrier walk in Brighton but had only recently been able to track it down. The walks are both a celebration and to raise awareness of Fox Terrier Rescue and Terrier SOS.

Guilty Dogs Getting Caught Will Make You Cry Laughing

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 14.12.2015 | UK Comedy

A lot of dogs are mischievous, but some are good at hiding their guilt. Not these pups. These dogs are blatantly guilty, and they know it. The only...

Skateboarding Dog Sets New World Record, Has Mad Skills

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 12.11.2015 | UK Comedy

Otto the bulldog is a very clever pup - he can ride a skateboard with ease, and now even has a World Record to prove it. The Peruvian pooch is the ...

This Dog Is Very Happy It's Autumn

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 23.10.2015 | UK Comedy

Autumn is a wonderful time of year, and this dog is ecstatic to see the leaves falling from the trees. Stella the golden Labrador loves nothing mor...

Owner Pranks Dog With Halloween Food Bowl

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.10.2015 | UK Comedy

Halloween is almost upon us, and some people are seemingly not content with pranking their family members and complete strangers, so they've moved on ...

Dogs Vs. Leaf Blowers: A Video Tribute

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 15.10.2015 | UK Comedy

There's something about leaf blowers, hoses etc. that just send dogs crazy. They always feel the need to run towards the source of the air or water...

27 Dogs Who Are Better At Halloween Than You

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 08.10.2015 | UK Comedy

Halloween is probably the only time we'd forgive you for dressing up your dog. There's nothing better than a pup getting into the spirit of the season...

Dog Nutrition Quiz

Kristina Johansen | Posted 30.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Kristina Johansen

How much do you know about dog nutrition? Take the quiz and find out. Answers are below. No peeking!

Clever Dog Retrieving Beer For His Owner Proves Why Canines Are Man's Best Friend

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.09.2015 | UK Comedy

In case you ever needed more proof that dogs are awesome, one owner has trained his clever black labrador to fetch beer from the fridge and bring it t...

Malnourished Boy, 2, Found Being Breastfed By Dog

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 07.09.2015 | UK

A malnourished toddler who was being breastfed by a neighbour’s dog has been rescued by police in Chile. Police say a witness reported seeing th...

Why My House Has Gone to the Dogs (And Other 'Tails' of Woe)

Sian Hughes | Posted 03.09.2015 | UK Comedy
Sian Hughes

Yes, folks. A couple of months ago, we acquired a dog. A two-year-old boxer called Daisy, whose role was to shake our family out of its iPad-induced inertia, and get us out and about. Like the von Trapp family. But with poo bags.

Are You Ready for a Dog?

Rachael Millar | Posted 30.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Rachael Millar

Many love the idea of getting a pup, but the reality isn't as rosy for all. If you're house-proud and don't think you're likely to change, think long and hard about whether a dog is the right pet for you.

Dog Twerks Against Wall To Get Rid Of Itchy Butt

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Comedy

When Cuzzie the Dog gets an itchy bum, he'll make use of anything he can to scratch it. When he uses the wall, it looks a bit like he's twerking. Y...

Naughty Shih Tzu Locks Cat In Cage

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK Comedy

Thor is a very naughty Shih Tzu. The first time he met Simba the Orange Tabby Cat, he locked him up in a dog kennel! Thor's naughty little shenanig...

Clever Dog Shows His 'Mean Face' On Demand

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 01.07.2015 | UK Comedy

Most people teach their dogs to shake hands or roll over, but this cute rottweiler can show his angry face on demand, and it's a little bit terrifying...

It's Official: This Is The World's Ugliest Dog

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK Comedy

A crossbreed named Quasi Modo has won the title of World's Ugliest Dog, having beaten off a host of other mutts in the California-based competition. ...

Dopey Dog Fails To Catch Sausages (In Slow Motion)

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 25.06.2015 | UK Comedy

Fritz the dog is a little bit famous on the internet because he can't catch anything. He tries, he tries very hard. But he fails every time. We're ...

Only a Cultural Shift Will Kill the Yulin Dog Meat Festival

Marie Carter | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK
Marie Carter

My prediction is that the cultural shift in China will not flow from social media. Sweeping cultural change will be wrought, rightly or wrongly, not by Twitter or Facebook but by the shifting tide of a dynamic global economy.