UK Dogs

Family Recreates Old Photograph In Touching Tribute To Dog

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 07.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

In what is a wonderful albeit heartbreaking tribute to man's best friend, a family recreated their favourite photograph of their pup - on the day he w...

Abused Dog Who Faced Walls To Avoid People Makes Heartwarming Transformation

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 03.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A dog who was so terrified of humans that she would sit with her head against the wall to try and avoid them, has made a wonderful transformation that...

Pet Obesity Is on the Rise So Don't Sit on Your Hind Legs!

Andrew Bucher | Posted 26.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Andrew Bucher

As with humans, obesity in animals carries with it a whole host of health problems. From cancer and heart disease to degenerated joints, overweight pets are more likely to suffer from a number of related medical conditions. It is important that owners watch out for pet obesity and learn how to treat it.

Man Who 'Died For 17 Minutes' Saved By His Dog

PA Real Life | Posted 26.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A businessman who "died for 17 minutes" has told of how he was brought back to life after a heroic rescue by the family’s foster dog. Black Patte...

Assistance Dog Calms Bride With Anxiety On Wedding Day

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 15.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle

An assistance dog wearing a pink tutu has captured the hearts of thousands after helping to calm her owner on her wedding day. Bella's owner Valeri...

Video Of Boy Reuniting With Puppy Moves Internet To Tears

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 15.01.2016 | UK Parents

A heartwarming video of a young boy being reunited with his lostpuppy has taken the internet by storm. Mum Paula Williams posted the video of her s...

This Dog Recreated Kendall Jenner's Heart-Shaped Hair

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 13.01.2016 | UK Style

There's no shortage of people trying to recreate Kendall Jenner's famous heart-shaped hair (well, it is the most liked photo on Instagram), but this c...

Dog Tries To Fetch Darts Thrown On TV, Sets Himself Up For Bitter Disappointment

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 11.01.2016 | UK Comedy

Dogs don't really get technology. No matter how many times they see another dog on the TV, they never realise that it's not actually in the living roo...

How Pets and Pet Owners Are Benefiting From the Latest Innovations in Technology

Marie Carter | Posted 11.01.2016 | UK Tech
Marie Carter

We never want to lose our dog so if this is something you're worried about there are a wide range of smart collars and trackers emerging on the wearable market to keep you connected to yours. Some trackers also have smart features to help keep your pet healthy too.

Is Anthropomorphism Bad For Wildlife Conservation?

Frontier | Posted 11.01.2016 | UK
Frontier

"The world is too PC!" We've all heard that one before. Like health and safety it was meant to make us all - well - safer; but for political cor...

Clever Sausage Dog Has A Genius Way Of Getting Onto The High Sofa

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 07.01.2016 | UK Comedy

This adorable little dachshund is too short to reach the sofa, with just a little bit too much space between his tiny legs and ultimate comfort - but ...

A Company Just Solved The 'How Would Dogs Wear Trousers' Argument

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 05.01.2016 | UK Comedy

Unless you were living under a rock over Christmas (or actually had a social life beyond the internet), you probably saw the hottest debate to hit our...

Adorable Video Proves Pugs And Babies Make The Best Of Friends

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 30.12.2015 | UK Parents

Want proof that dogs really are man's best friend? Look no further than these adorable videos of a baby girl and her pug. The below clip, first upl...

How A Dog Should Wear Pants Becomes Latest Unlikely Viral Debate

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 30.12.2015 | UK Comedy

Was The Dress black or gold? What parking space is the car parked in? How would a dog wear pants? pic.twitter.com/JRp6RjvNOb— Jared Keller ...

Paws First Before Giving Pets as Presents

Vicki Larkham-Jones | Posted 23.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Vicki Larkham-Jones

Having a pet changes your life in many ways. Many changes will be amazing and positive. But owning a pet is also a big responsibility and there can be complications. Many people would be shocked to hear that a cat costs around £17,000 over its lifetime - and that's excluding unexpected vet fees for illness or injury.

Pets are One of Life's Most Rewarding Experiences, but you Shouldn't Begin This Journey at Christmas

Andrew Bucher | Posted 21.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Andrew Bucher

It's that time of the year when people up and down the country put heart before head and buy a pet for a loved one without thinking through the realities of owning and caring for an animal long-term.

Ten Reasons Why Animals Do Not Make Good Gifts

Mimi Bekhechi | Posted 16.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Mimi Bekhechi

Animals can be a wonderful addition to a family - just not when they're gifted to an unsuspecting recipient during one of the most chaotic times of the year. The following are some reasons why...

The WEIGHT Is Over, Make a Change Today!

Vicki Larkham-Jones | Posted 16.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Vicki Larkham-Jones

Just six months ago, Kayla was one of millions of UK pets who are overweight or obese. Pet obesity is something seen every day in veterinary practices across the country and our research shows around one in three dogs, and one in four cats are overweight.

Hunt To Find Man Who Punched 'Clearly Petrified' Dog In Lancashire Street

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 16.12.2015 | UK

UPDATE: Man Arrested Over Footage Of Dog Being Punched In Street Disturbing footage has been released by the RSPCA of a man repeatedly punching a "...

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...

Man Proposes To Girlfriend With Puppy And It's Ridiculously Cute

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 08.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A man pulled off the sweetest marriage proposal ever recently when he enlisted the help of an adorable puppy. Shane Moffis gave his girlfriend, Sh...

Dogs Being Blow-Dried In Slow Motion Is The Best Thing Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 08.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A genius dog groomer has reached Instagram fame after merging two of our favourite things: dogs and catchy beats. Jess Rona Grooming is a "dog sty...

14 Puppies Playing In The Snow For The First Time Will Get You In The Festive Mood

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 07.12.2015 | UK Comedy

It's been a strange Autumn here in the UK - we've had a lot of rain, and a lot of unusually mild days. Not exactly what you want to get you in the Chr...

Pet Industry Federation: A Lone Voice Standing Up for Puppies in Pet Shops

Marc Lee Abraham | Posted 04.12.2015 | UK
Marc Lee Abraham

Recently I had the great pleasure of attending the first ever 'Dogs in Society' conference arranged by APGAW- the All Party Group for Animal Welfare - a group of MPs, animal welfare organisations, and campaigners using the influence of politicians and experts to raise welfare of animals both nationally and internationally.

The Kennel Club Is Right on the Registration of Designer Dogs

Marie Carter | Posted 02.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Marie Carter

The rationale for introducing a register is simple: many sellers of crossbred dogs make false promises about the health and origin of their dogs and a register could help regulate the trade.