Woman’s Simple Analogy About Her Dog Explains Why Victim Blaming Is So Wrong

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 31.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to sexual assault, victim blaming is still rife. Rather than focusing on the perpetrator, women are often questioned on what they were ...

11 Reasons You Should Talk To Your Pet Instead Of A Human

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 17.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

In a new study scientists have finally verified what pet owners have known for years, that dogs can actually talk to their humans. While everyone els...

6 Reasons You Should Get The Dog You've Always Wanted

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 03.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you’re anything like us, then you have been pining after your own puppy for years now. Spending weekends scrolling through Battersea’s back cat...

Talking To Your Pets Or Naming Your Car Is A Sign Of Intelligence (Apparently)

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 03.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you have conversations with your pets or see faces in everyday objects, you’re not strange. In fact, anthropomorphising - where you ascribe human...

Dog Comes Out Of Vets With Huge Smile On Face (And The Internet Can't Handle It)

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A photo of a dog coming out of sedative-induced bliss is doing the rounds on the internet - and it’s seeing us through the week. Oscar the golden re...

Girl And Her Best Friend Prove Friendship Comes In All Shapes And Sizes

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK Parents

Any family who owns a pet know that the bond between animals and their owners is different to any human relationship. Now one family has shared an ado...

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

Carolyn Nash | Posted 18.12.2016 | 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.

More Needs to Be Done to Stop Trigger Happy Cat Shootings

Rachael Millar | Posted 21.09.2016 | UK
Rachael Millar

When Cleo didn't come home one evening, her owner was worried sick. Several hours later, the young cat returned and it was obvious something was wrong...

Boy Used Pocket Money To Feed Stray Dogs, What Happened Next Will Restore Your Faith In Humanity

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Instead of doing what most kids do and spend pocket money on treats for themselves, 9-year-old Ken Amante used his to do something amazing - feeding a...

The Curious Case of Bobi the Disabled Bulgarian Dog

Dr Daniel Allen | Posted 23.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Daniel Allen

Bobi was a political pawn, used by the media to condemn the RSPCA. In this case, the two charities in question were both doing the right thing in relation to the remit of their policies. The media hysteria, public bias and negative publicity meant that the death of Bobi would have haunted the RSPCA in 2014.

Protecting Your Pet on Bonfire Night

David Lewzey | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
David Lewzey

Bonfire night is a fun evening for all involved: fireworks, hot food, and fairground rides await those who go out for the night, while the smell of smoke and burgers fills the air. However, for your furry friends, November 5th is a traumatic night.

Powder Hounds

Ceri Tinley | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ceri Tinley

Taking your dog to a ski resort certainly won't hamper your enjoyment, and if you are anxious about leaving your dog in kennels while you go away, it will almost certainly enhance it.

Cats and Dogs at the Click of the Mouse - the Public Has a Role to Play in Regulating Online Pet Sales

Rachel Cunningham | Posted 04.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Rachel Cunningham

If you spend a few minutes browsing the pets for sale section of any classified website, the chances are it won't be too long until you come across inappropriate or even shocking pet advertisements.

Of Chimps, Charities and Chattels: The Tricky World of Pet Bequests

Jane Lee | Posted 17.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jane Lee

The business of bequeathing cash to a cat or funds for Fido is not straightforward as you might think. Individuals seem surprised when told that they can't simply include animals among the intended beneficiaries of their will in the same way that they might a close friend or relative.

From Mobile Phones To False Teeth..

PA | Posted 22.03.2013 | UK

Mobile phones, human dentures and underwear are among the unusual items dogs have been munching through, according to a survey of owners. Of more t...

Couple Appeal For 'Arab Spring' Cat Lost In Oxfordshire

SWNS | Posted 03.10.2012 | UK

A couple who spent £6,000 rescuing a Egyptian cat from the violence sweeping the country during the Arab Spring are devastated after the moggy went m...

Bugs Bunny - innocent victim or an evil genius?

Chris Pitt | Posted 09.10.2012 | UK
Chris Pitt

So we're asking What Bugs a Bunny? And hopefully Bugs himself will hold up his hands - paws - and say "Ehh, sorry doc, got it wrong!" Here's hoping! That's all folks.

We Gave a Home to an Adult Rescue Cat... Could You?

Helen Coen | Posted 05.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Helen Coen

I'm in love. Completely besotted. And I'm not talking about my husband (though I love him just as much, obviously). The lucky recipient of my adoration is our newly adopted cat, Pepper.

Protect Yourself and Your Puppy With a PIP!

Helen Coen | Posted 11.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Helen Coen

We and the BVA Animal Welfare Foundation are today launching a new Puppy Information Pack (PIP) and contract to help educate and protect puppy buyers.

PET PICTURES Scrufts: Where Every Dog Knows Your Name

Posted 09.03.2012 | UK

As Crufts kicks off at the NEC Birmingham, pooches are being primped, preened and primed for the world's largest dog show, hosted by the Kennel Club. ...

WATCH: Cute Christmas Animal Video Gallery

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 05.09.2012 | UK Comedy

If there's one thing we've learnt so far this year, it's that you guys love a good cute animal video. Be it dogs putting their heads out of car wi...

I Miss You Emo Dog

Kate Sutton | Posted 17.10.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Sutton

I don't have any pets. Too high maintenance for my liking. Too much responsibility. Too much crap to deal with. Literally. Suffice to say, I'm not a fan. Don't get me wrong ... love animals from afar, just not within a two mile radius.