UK Pets

Adorable Moment Guide Dog In Training Meets His Idol At Disneyland

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A trainee guide dog has had the best reaction to meeting his "favourite character" Pluto at Disneyland. The young dog, called Ace, was on a trainin...

Giant Rabbit The Size Of A Dog Needs A New Home

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

An animal rescue centre is appealing for a new home for one of its rabbits - who happens to be the size of a dog. Atlas is a seven-month-old contin...

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...

Touching Moment Rescue Cat Chooses Man To Be His New Pet Human

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 04.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A photograph of the wonderful moment a cat chose his new human companion is melting hearts across the globe. The moment I knew I had to get this g...

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...

Race To Find Croydon Cat Killer After More Headless Pets Found

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 27.01.2016 | UK

The hunt to find London's so-called 'Croydon cat killer' has intensified after two more felines were found beheaded on Tuesday. The latest victims...

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.

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...

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.

If You Spoke To Other People Like You Speak To Your Pets...

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 08.01.2016 | UK Comedy

There's a lot of uncertainty in this world, but there's one thing we can be sure of - some people suddenly become ridiculous when confronted with an a...

Partially-Sighted Man Adopts Puppy With One Eye, Sparks Adorable Friendship

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 05.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A partially-sighted man has found a new pal in the form of this incredibly tiny puppy who has one eye. And it's the most glorious thing. Ever. ...

Injured Squirrel Nursed To Health By Couple, Then Invited To Live In Their Xmas Tree

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 31.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Mittens the squirrel is one lucky rodent. After being severely injured in an accident, he was rescued by Reddit user Chris and his wife, who took ...

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?— Jared Keller ...

2015: Year in Review

Marc Lee Abraham | Posted 30.12.2015 | UK
Marc Lee Abraham

September is PupAid month so it was all hands on deck for the biggest puppy farming awareness dog show in Europe and now possibly the world.

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.

Being Lil BUB's Dude - And Making BUB's Album

Mike Bridavsky | Posted 22.12.2015 | UK Entertainment
Mike Bridavsky

As someone who's owned a recording studio, has been making records professionally for over 13 years, and has played in several touring bands, I realise that an album "by a cat" must seem absurd. But as with everything that involves BUB, the project came about organically and seemingly out of thin air (or directly from BUB's mind)...

Four Myths About Rescue Pets and Christmas

Clare Williams | Posted 22.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Clare Williams

Just as children hold on to the idea of reindeers, sleigh bells and Santa Claus at this time of year, there are certain Christmas myths about rescue life that pop up as regularly as re-runs of The Wizard of Oz. Here are the four we most frequently hear, in no particular order..

These Two Dogs Are Competing In Elf On The Shelf Pranks

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 22.12.2015 | UK Parents

Two dogs have been competing in cheeky pranks as part of the Elf On The Shelf tradition. Ricochet the dog, also known as "SURFice dog" after surfin...

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.

Monopoly For Crazy Cat People Exists (And It Looks Magical)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 15.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

We've seen many versions of Monopoly over the years with Star Wars, Despicable Me and The Beatles being just a few. But now there's a new kid on th...

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...