UK Pets

This Loveable Labrador Saved His Owner's Life

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Dog really is (wo)man's best friend. And this pretty much proves it. A beauty therapist's life was saved by her pet Labrador after she went into ca...

Talking To Your Cat In Cat Will Backfire

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.03.2015 | UK Tech

How many of us talk to our pets? Probably all of us at one point or another have spoken to an animal, disregarding all common sense in favour of speak...

Is Your Dog Getting Too Much 'Me Time'?

Claire Stallard | Posted 09.03.2015 | UK
Claire Stallard

Although we can't change the fact that dogs want to spend most of their time with us (and why would we as this is what makes them fantastic companions!), we can at least help them by preparing them well for spending a bit of time on their own, should they need to.

Call to Action - Rabbit's Require Rights

Jo Hinde | Posted 09.03.2015 | UK
Jo Hinde

The aim is to give rabbits the same protection by law as dogs and cats currently have by ending the widespread sale of rabbits via pet shops and other outlets. The petition recommends this is done by introducing ordinances protecting rabbits similar to those operational in numerous states and cities in Northern USA and Canada.

Everyone Thinks This Pink Cat Is Dead...

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

This weekend cat lovers and animal rights activists were shocked and incensed by reports that a cat had died after being dyed pink by its owner for a ...

Meet Gluta, The Happiest Dog In The World Who Overcame Cancer

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

This is Gluta. She's the happiest dog you will ever see in your life. Ever. A photo posted by The happiest dog in the world (@glutadog) on Nov 13...

Men Love Cats Too: Photos Prove That Felines Aren't Just For Females

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 26.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

We don't want to come over all gender stereotyping, but many people assume most cat owners are women. And this is precisely why photographer a...

#RichDogsOfInstagram Has Us Weeping About Our Own Lifestyle

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 24.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

These guys are quite literally the dog's cajones. Whether they're driving mini convertibles, lounging around swimming pools, flying first class or ...

Dogs Can Tell When You're Lying To Them

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 24.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Dogs may be man's best friend, but only when we're telling them the truth. According to new research, our canine pals can tell when a person is lyi...

Cat Groomer Turns Pet Into A Lion, Who Seems Less Than Happy About It

Barcroft | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Next time you're left reeling over the sight of cat hair all over your bed, it might be worth looking up Steven Harrold. The professional cat groom...

£20,000 Raised For Dog Who Tried To Save Owner From A Fire

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 19.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Dogs are capable of great acts of heroism when their owners are in danger, and Carmen demonstrated true doggy heroism. When a fire ripped through ...

Star Paws: The Day My Dog Met an Astrologer

Monica Cafferky | Posted 14.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Monica Cafferky

Every day millions of Brits look at their star signs to see what type of day lies ahead. But did you know that your dog's personality is also influenced by their zodiac sign? Your dog could be an attention seeking Leo or a disobedient Aries.

Cancer Patient's Dog Smuggles Herself Into Hospital To Visit

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 13.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

An intrepid little Miniature Schnauzer was so impatient waiting for her owner to recover from surgery that she walked 20 blocks and smuggled herself i...

Why Our Hearts Are Broken This February

Bea Mitchell | Posted 11.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Bea Mitchell

Any animal lover knows pets aren't just pets. They are part of the family and our friends. I'm wild with rage that Plod met such a grisly fate and I'm livid that my family have lost their lovely little friend.

R, Alice and I

Joanne Dwyer | Posted 06.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Joanne Dwyer

Alice came with the house. She is the maid. An observant, motherly figure in her late fifties, Alice could have been a character in a silent film. It was possible to walk into a room and not know that she was there, levitating through the house like a human hovercraft.

Animal Lover Travels 745 Miles To Rescue Puppy With No Legs

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 04.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

In the ultimate act of compassion, a man has travelled 745 miles to adopt a disabled puppy. Animal lover, Gustavo De Rosa, made the long journey f...

This Dog Is An Aircraft Carrier

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2015 | UK Tech

They often say a dog is a man's best friend, but the question remains: just how much of a friend? Well it turns out quite a lot if you're this part...

You Know It's Time To Get A Dog When This Happens...

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

As if we needed an excuse (let alone seven)... SEE ALSO: The 14 Greatest Dog Videos Of 2014 Golden Retriever And German Shepherd Dogs Have Sp...

Dog Deemed 'Too Ugly To Love' Has Been Up For Adoption For Two Years

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A deaf dog with different coloured eyes has been deemed "too ugly to love". Buddy the lurcher has been up for adoption for two years, but he has ye...

Abandoned Dogs So Badly Abused They're Unrecognisable

Solent News & Photo Agency | Posted 23.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A shocking set of photographs show two dogs with mangled coats dumped on a roadside - unable to see or stand properly. The harrowing pictures show ...

This Dying Dog's Bucket List Is Unbelievably Sweet

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 25.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When Lauren Fern Watt found out that her English Mastiff, Gizelle, was diagnosed with terminal bone cancer, she was absolutely devastated. Watt's ...

Flatulence In Dogs

Kristina Johansen | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Kristina Johansen

Against my better judgement, I sometimes sneak my dogs a treat that doesn't quiet fit into the diet of healthy canine nutrition. Rest assured, I will pay the price later when it smells like something died in my house.

Pregnant Dog Left Dying In Road After Hit-And-Run

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A pregnant lurcher, who was badly injured in a hit-and-run incident with a van, has been showered with donations after police launched an appeal to ra...

Five Worst Pets For Children

Stuart Laws | Posted 14.03.2015 | UK Comedy
Stuart Laws

I spoke to two people, who were children in the past, about the awful time in their lives, when they owned stick insects. Sarah & Lizzie are real life sisters and perform inappropriate sketches, in a bid to win their mother's affection.

Meet Esther, The 48 Stone 'Micro Pig'

SWNS | Posted 12.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A couple who bought a micro-pig were stunned when their pint-sized family pet turned into a 670 pound giant. Steve Jenkins and Derek Walter adopted...