UK Dog

WATCH: Parkour Dog Displays His Free-Running Skills

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2012 | UK Comedy

Now, we've seen some clever dogs in our time. (It's part of our job to track them down, you understand.) But we can't remember ever being as impre...

Dog Survives Porcupine Attack (PHOTO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.08.2012 | UK Comedy

Know what, folks? We've really got to do something about these porcupines. They're getting out of hand. To clarify, it seems to be one porcupine in...

WATCH: Extreme Dog Tries To Out-Run Train

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.08.2012 | UK Comedy

Had a stressful week? Fancy letting it all out with a good old bellow? We absolutely guarantee you'll start shouting at the screen when you watch t...

WATCH: Dog Vs Cabbage!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.08.2012 | UK Comedy

Now, let this new YouTube video act as a stark warning to those of you who are occasionally tempted to leave an unattended cabbage on your kitchen tab...

Buried Alive: Newborn Puppies Pulled From Shallow Grave Still Breathing

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.07.2012 | UK

Two newborn puppies were found still breathing after they were plucked from from a shallow grave where they had been buried alive by two backstreet do...

WATCH: Dachshund Gets Stuck In Owner's Sweater

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 16.07.2012 | UK Comedy

Dogs are very curious animals. Perhaps not quite as curious as cats, admittedly, but still pretty goshdarn curious - and here's laundry-based proof in...

WATCH: This Week's Top 10 Funny Viral Videos

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 13.07.2012 | UK Comedy

Confronted with a field full of long grass, most humans would remark how pretty it is, or even not do that and just walk on by. Dogs, however, wel...

WATCH: Bulldogs Play Swingball (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 03.07.2012 | UK Comedy

Five bulldogs. One stick. One ball attached to said stick with a bit of string... Let battle commence! Jumping and snapping and growling at the el...

WATCH: Bulldog Covers Adele's 'Rolling In The Deep'

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK Comedy

If you were to create an animal-filled parody of Adele's Rolling In The Deep - with a bulldog called Pete playing Adele herself - what would you call ...

Man Found Guilty Of Having Sex With Bull Mastiff

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.06.2012 | UK

A father of three has been found guilty of having sex with his ex-wife's bull mastiff dog. Kelly Thacker told Gloucester Crown Court she was shocke...

Wuff Time In Court For Man Accused Of Having Sex With Bull Mastiff

PA | Posted 27.06.2012 | UK

A man accused of having sex with his ex-wife's bull mastiff dog has told a court the allegation is a "total lie". Kelly Thacker claims to have foun...

WATCH: Is This The World's Sneakiest Dog?

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK Comedy

Snaffling up scraps from the table, scratching at the door handle to get out when they're not allowed... dogs aren't above a bit of sneakiness now and...

Man Denies Sex With Ex-Wife's Dog

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.06.2012 | UK

A man rejected by his ex-wife went on to have sex with her bull mastiff dog, a court has heard. Kelly Thacker claims to have found her ex-husband N...

Me, My Dog and Michael Gove

Mr Pickwick | Posted 23.08.2012 | UK
Mr Pickwick

When we re-homed Dudley, a loveable but nervous Cocker Spaniel last year following the death of Roxy, our beloved Cairn Terrier, my children observed that we had gone from a dog that was my wife in dog form, to my doggy alter ego.

LOOK: A Wheelbarrow Full Of Puppies

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 21.06.2012 | UK Comedy

Zoe and Marcus Hooper, from Leominster, Herefordshire, have a very special dog. This very special dog is called Star, and she's very special because o...

European Frisbee Championships For Dogs 2012

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 20.06.2012 | UK Comedy

You might approach Sundays in the park with yout pet pooch and a frisbee as something that's slight, silly and altogether not that important - but the...

WATCH: Dog Plays With Penguin At Aquarium

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 19.06.2012 | UK Comedy

Glass - or heavily reinforced plastic - is a wonderful thing. Thanks to glass we've got, um, spectacles, see-through boat bottoms and The Gherkin. All...

WATCH: Dog Plays Fetch All By Itself

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK Comedy

Penny is a four-month-old German Shepherd and Collie mix who lives with a new family after being adopted from an animal shelter a few weeks ago. A...

We Shouldn't Dismiss Pedigree Dog Health Problems as 'Normal'

Helen Coen | Posted 08.08.2012 | UK
Helen Coen

Last week we were all shocked by the heartbreaking photos of Hope the dog who was found emaciated and half the weight she should have been. She was described by a vet as the thinnest dog she'd seen alive.

RIP Lucky

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 07.06.2012 | Home

Lucky, the mutt with more Hollywood pals than you can shake a stick, has sadly passed away in New York. The pooch has been photographed with everyo...

WATCH: Drumming Dog Keeps To The Beat

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 07.06.2012 | UK Comedy

Matt Smothers is a drumming teacher who works in Reno, Neveda. Now we can't speak for how good he is at teaching humans how to drum - our guess: prett...

WATCH: Dog Picks Up Lit Firework, Comedy Ensues

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 28.05.2012 | UK Comedy

So what happens when you light a firework in the presence of an inquisitive dog? Well, said inquisitive dog will run over to the firework and pick it ...

Pets As Prizes? No, Pets Should Win Prizes!

Alice Wright | Posted 23.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Alice Wright

Apparently we are still a nation of dog lovers. Most of us are still concerned by the mistreatment of animals. But how long will this last if we are fed messages by the media informing us that pets are disposable or exploitable?

WATCH: Dog Vs. Toothbrush

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 15.05.2012 | UK Comedy

You'd think in a fight between a dog and an electric toothbrush that the dog would win. And yet, in this case, that's just not what happened, with the...


Clive Norman | Posted 09.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Clive Norman

I have been wondering about this for some time now and really should have put it on to paper earlier. However, sometimes you think to yourself that maybe you are on the wrong track, and should spend your time more productively. I do a lot of thinking, little end result, but a lot of thinking!