UK Dogs

The Realities of Guide Dog Access Denials

Emily Davison | Posted 24.05.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Emily Davison

It can become incredibly frustrating considering that these dogs are given to people like myself to enhance our quality of life and enable us to become more mobile. When these access denials occur our mobility is prevented and our freedom of movement is hindered.

Rising Life Expectancy Contributing to Increasing Animal Dementia

Andrew Bucher | Posted 24.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Andrew Bucher

Britain has long been touted as a nation of animal lovers, which was confirmed last year when we spent a record £6 billion on our pets. But as medical care becomes better, animals are living longer and this is contributing to a rise in old-age conditions that would have been rarer in the past.

'Blood Everywhere' As Man Mauled To Death By His Pet Dog

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 23.05.2016 | UK

A man has been killed by his pet dog in Cumbria, in a savage attack in front of his teenage daughters. The 45-year-old was mauled to death by the pet ...

Managing Acute Diarrhea in Dogs

Kristina Johansen | Posted 23.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Kristina Johansen

Most cases of dietary indiscretion are mild and do not have lasting consequences beyond an upset tummy. As long as your dog is still active and there are no other symptoms that point to something more serious then you don't need to panic.

7 Dogs Who Can't Catch For Sh*t

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 22.05.2016 | UK Comedy

Not even close......

Photo Of Grieving Dog At Owner's Memorial Will Break Your Heart

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 19.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Earlier this month 21-year-old Abraham Martinez died in a car crash. Understandably, his family are devastated by the tragedy, including his dog, Jax....

Police Officers Mourn Dog Killed While Pursuing Suspects

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 19.05.2016 | UK

A police dog has died in a “tragic accident” while pursuing suspected thieves. Rebus, a German Shepherd Belgian Shepherd-cross, was hit by a polic...

Why We Love Dogs, Hate Dog Fighting

Eduardo Goncalves | Posted 18.05.2016 | UK
Eduardo Goncalves

"Dad, are you ok?" My 12-year old son glanced at my shopping basket, and then looked back up at me, his expression a combination of confusion and con...

The Woman Who Walks Barefoot on the Moor

Maggy Whitehouse | Posted 16.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Maggy Whitehouse

We humans are more and more disconnected from the Earth. I used to walk barefoot around the house and garden all summer but stopped about a decade ago because I got verrucas. Once they'd gone, I'd lost the habit.

This Chilled Out Dog Is All Of Us During A Hangover

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 13.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

You know when you're hungover and all you want to do is snuggle up on the sofa with a really soft blanket and watch back-to-back Netflix? This dog is ...

The Video That Shows Just How Strong A Dog's Bond With His Owner Is

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 13.05.2016 | UK

This is the heartwarming moment a dog is overcome with excitement after being reunited with his owner after two years of separation. The footage show...

Adorable Husky Throws Massive Tantrum 'Cause He Loves Bath Time So Much

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

For some dog owners getting your dog into the bath tub can be nothing short of a nightmare. But what happens when your pet loves bath time so much th...

Musician Uses His Bulldog As An Instrument To Create Awesome Music

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 05.05.2016 | UK Comedy

South African musician Nic Smal has managed to discover a new instrument that's been hiding under our noses for years - our own pets. Using some very ...

Adorable Overprotective Dog Won't Let His Owner Have A Bath Alone

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 13.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Loki has had four homes in his three years of life. As a result, the German Shepherd suffers from anxiety and is adorably overprotective of his curren...

Dogs At Polling Stations Are The Best Thing About Today

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 05.05.2016 | UK Comedy

If last year's general election taught us anything, it's that polling day can be a bit dull - that's why everyone on Twitter was mostly paying attenti...

Rescue Dog Who Cried For Hours At Shelter Finally Gets Adopted

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 03.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A rescue dog who spent hours crying in his room has finally found happiness after being rehomed. Juice had been living at the Montgomery County Anima...

The Talented Artist Who Creates 3D Pets

Marie Carter | Posted 02.05.2016 | UK Tech
Marie Carter

The artist's work takes 3D tech to the limits by creating items that are truly bespoke and unique to the individual. Dimitris is recognised as an international expert on 3D art and has exhibited internationally.

Dog Forced To Spend Night On London Bus After Being Abandoned

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 30.04.2016 | UK

A desperate search is underway to find the owner of a dog who was abandoned on a London bus on Thursday night. The driver of the bus posted a picture ...

Schoolgirl Sheltering Stray Dog From Rain Will Restore Your Faith In Humanity

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Two photos of a schoolgirl sheltering a stray dog from the rain have warmed hearts around the world after they were shared on social media. The images...

Do Hug Your Dog (If They Like It)

Judith Owen | Posted 29.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Judith Owen

Don't laugh, but dogs really are like us... some demonstrative, some distant, some needy, others uncomfortable with little if any shows of affection (let's call these essentially British in nature).

They Call It Puppy Love...

Kathryn Berens | Posted 29.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Kathryn Berens

Lottie has been with us now for 5 days. Perhaps I am slightly delirious from lack of sleep but I have fallen for her very heavily indeed much to the delight of my family. That's quite fortunate really as I'm discovering that puppies are not a walk in the park (excuse the extremely weak pun, I plead exhaustion).

L'Esprit de L'Escalier

Dom Joly | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Comedy
Dom Joly

You might imagine that my ramblings all over the Cotswolds would be hassle free? You'd be very wrong. Just as in air travel, walking has its fair share of nuts eager to vent their anger on all and sundry.

This Is Why You Shouldn't Hug Your Dog

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 27.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

After a long day at work, sometimes all you want to do is go back home and have cuddles with your beloved pooch. But research suggests that while you...

Pero The Faithful Sheepdog Travels 240 Miles To Get Home

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 26.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

In what is the ultimate act of love, a homesick sheepdog has travelled 240 miles, from Cumbria to the small Welsh village of Penrhyncoch, to get home ...

'Humans Of New York' Founder Pens Touching Tribute To Late Dog

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

For dog owners around the world, their pet is just another family member. So when they pass away it can be very emotional. Humans of New York founder ...