UK Dogs

Antifreeze And Pets - Be Aware Of The Dangers

Andrew Bucher | Posted 13.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Andrew Bucher

Let's face it, most pets dislike the cold weather. Whether it's freezing, windy or wet, it's not a pleasant experience for pets or their owners! Howe...

'Holly': A Word Used To Describe A Beautiful And Bright Being

Leyah Shanks | Posted 16.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Leyah Shanks

Losing her has left behind an empty part of me. She will always occupy a space of my heart. As I write this, I find it difficult not to get emotional. She really was my best friend. She taught me how to love and that your spirit is stronger than anything the world can throw at it. I will forever be grateful to her for that. Sleep well, my friend. I will always miss you.

This Dog Was Not Happy When His Little Girl Got A New Best Friend

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 06.01.2017 | UK Parents

They say dogs are man’s best friend and it seems canines take our friendships pretty seriously too. Because when this little girl got a new kitten ...

The UAE Has Finally Banned People From Keeping Wild Animals As Pets

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 05.01.2017 | UK

For some people in the Gulf States, keeping a wild animal as a pet is a symbol of status. Now, it will get them a potential six months in jail and a f...

Non-Verbal 6-Year-Old Finds Friend For Life in Adopted Deaf Boxer Dog

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 05.01.2017 | UK Parents

A non-verbal six-year-old boy has formed a strong bond with a deaf dog. Connor Guillet, from Florida, was adopted at birth. He has only ever used sign...

This Collar Lets You Know When Your Dog Is In A Mood With You

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Tech
Read More: Dogs, UK Tech News

Welcome to 2017, where you can now buy a dog collar that tells you exactly what is going on inside their furry little head (if there is much going on ...

What It's Like To Have Sight Loss At Christmas

Paul King | Posted 21.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Paul King

As our children grew up, it was wonderful to see the looks on their little faces as they opened their presents. All the excitement and anticipation that quickly turned into sheer joy and elation. Since I lost my sight eight years ago, I haven't had that same thrill with my grandchildren. While I try not be bitter about life, I do feel a little bit like I've been robbed of that pleasure.

Keeping Your Pets Safe This Christmas

Marc Lee Abraham | Posted 20.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Marc Lee Abraham

The festive season should always be an exciting time for all of us but please remember to consider the health and happiness of your four-legged family...

'Tis The Season To Be Careful: The Danger Christmas Chocolates Pose For Your Dog

Kristina Johansen | Posted 19.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Kristina Johansen

The more chocolate they consume, the worse their symptoms become. This means the clinical signs of theobromine poisoning vary depending on the amount of chocolate your dog has eaten.

Buying A Pet At Christmas? Consider The Costs

Andrew Bucher | Posted 16.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Andrew Bucher

Christmas is traditionally known as a time when families buy a new pet to welcome into the family. Yet, pet ownership may actually be falling in the U...

Brilliant Cartoons Perfectly Illustrate The Ups And Downs Of Being A Dog Owner

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 19.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The majority of the time, dogs are (wo)man’s best friend. But every now and then they’re simply a pain in the ass. Artist Gemma Gené has first-ha...

Your New Dog - It's Not stolen, Is It?

Rachael Millar | Posted 15.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Rachael Millar

Pet thefts are on the rise and campaigners rightly call for tougher sentencing - but people have the power to prevent this heartbreaking crime too... ...

Husband And Wife Have Perfect Response To Friends Who Keep Asking When They're Going To Have Kids

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 14.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A couple who are tired of friends asking when they’re going to have a baby found a hilarious way to shut them up. The pair, who’ve been married f...

Santa Paws

Suzanne Baum | Posted 09.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Suzanne Baum

Where a relationship with my kids and husband requires some thought, Coco just needs three simple things; food, strokes and long walks.

Thinking Of Getting A Dog?

Kristina Johansen | Posted 08.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Kristina Johansen

Dogs are great companions and the unconditional love we share with our four-legged friends can make our world a much nicer, warmer place. There are fe...

Dogs, Cats, And Descartes

Marti Leimbach | Posted 08.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Marti Leimbach

During the recent COAPE presentation we saw a clip from Animal Odd Couples about a cat that adopts a clutch of newly hatched ducklings the very day sh...

Pet Dentistry - Looking After Your Pet's Teeth

Andrew Bucher | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Andrew Bucher

We're all reminded from an early age that too much sugar and junk food will rot our teeth. I'm certain there are very few people out there who enjoy going to the dentist too! However, what about our pets? While we're unlikely to be indulging our pets with fizzy drinks and chocolate, we still need to think about their dental hygiene and where necessary, taking to them to the dentist.

Caring For Your Dog This Winter

Tamsin Kelly | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle

We all know that the summer months call for plenty of water to avoid your dog over-heating. Just the same, in winter time you need to ensure that they...

Grain-Free, The Latest Trend In Dog Food

Kristina Johansen | Posted 01.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Kristina Johansen

Among other things, part of the rationale for the development of grain-free dog food is the idea that dogs are not built to digest grains or complex carbs - or in other words, they're not built to break down starch.

Winter Hazards For Our Pets

Marc Lee Abraham | Posted 30.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Marc Lee Abraham

One of the best (and most fun) ways to ensure your pet stays warm is to provide lots of contact. Holidays usually mean more free time to spend with your animal companions so any excuse for a belly rub is always going to be well received - whatever the season!

Dog Loses Her Sh*t When She Meets Father Christmas

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 24.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Kya the dog loves her Santa toy. But she loved the real deal even more. When she got the opportunity to meet Mr Christmas himself, Kya the white Shib...

Travel Eye: Explore The Untouched Wilderness Of Loisaba, Kenya

Karen Edwards | Posted 23.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Karen Edwards

Dreaming of an African safari but want to avoid the crowds? Welcome to Kenya's best kept secret... Giraffes lazily extend their necks to pick fresh...

Changing The Lives Of Tomorrow's Dogs

Claire Horton | Posted 22.11.2016 | UK
Claire Horton

A ground-breaking report was released by a key Westminster Committee last week - one that could make a huge difference to the lives of dogs and cats in England and Wales - but it didn't get its chance to make the impact it deserved.

Get Between The Barking Dog And The Moose

Marti Leimbach | Posted 21.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Marti Leimbach

I study pet behaviour but I make a living as a writer. I write mornings in a quiet kitchen, the only noises being the hum of the fridge or the slow, hypnotic rhythm of the washing machine. The dogs lie in great clumps of fur at my feet, resting.

Hundreds Join Walnut The Whippet On His Final Walk Before Being Put Down

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 14.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Hundreds of people joined a man and his dog for their final walk, just hours before the pup was due to be put down. Mark Woods made the difficult deci...