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[Video] Confused rescue dog makes friends with toy pup it thinks is real in this adorable video

They say a dog is man’s best friend but in this adorable video this inquisitive Boxer finds the perfect buddy in the shape of a soft toy. This cute pup called Apache is absolutely convinced his new found friend is a real life companion – having a good old sniff. Initially the 18-month-old Boxer/Bullmastiff is wary of his new battery operated friend, called Stella, even … Continue reading [Video] Confused rescue dog makes friends with toy pup it thinks is real in this adorable video

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How would dogs wear trousers? Daft question goes viral after dividing the internet

They’ve got four legs for our two, so it should be obvious how they wear trousers – but it really isn’t How would dogs wear trousers? Daft question goes viral after dividing the internet Have you ever wondered how a dog would wear trousers – if they were to don clothing? It isn’t as strange a question as you might think, and in fact has … Continue reading How would dogs wear trousers? Daft question goes viral after dividing the internet

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This is the heartwarming moment dog was rescued after surviving 30ft fall down well

Cocker spaniel Lilly had a miracle escape after plunging down the 10 metre deep hole during a Boxing Day walk This is the moment an adventurous dog was rescued by fire-fighters after surviving a 30ft fall – down a well. Cocker spaniel Lilly had a miracle escape after plunging down the 10 metre deep hole during a Boxing Day walk in Upton-upon-Severn, Worcs. Lilly’s owner … Continue reading This is the heartwarming moment dog was rescued after surviving 30ft fall down well

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Dog left £5k trust fund so he could stay in care home after owner’s death dies

Devoted Harold Pursey adored his black Labrador, Bob, so much that his care home agreed to take him in when he died in 2010 An orphaned dog which was adopted by his elderly owner’s care home has died – after surviving on a TRUST FUND for five years. Devoted Harold Pursey adored his black Labrador, Bob, so much that his care home agreed to take … Continue reading Dog left £5k trust fund so he could stay in care home after owner’s death dies

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Dog owner appeals for return of his beloved pedigree pooch after she was stolen on Christmas Eve

Anthony Taylor was sleeping at home when his dog, a presa canario Troya, was snatched from her kennel behind the house A dog owner has appealed for the return of his rare breed pedigree pooch after claiming she was drugged and stolen on Christmas Eve. Anthony Taylor was sleeping at home when his dog, a presa canario Troya, was snatched from her kennel behind the … Continue reading Dog owner appeals for return of his beloved pedigree pooch after she was stolen on Christmas Eve

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Rescued pets with second acts: An inspiring reason to adopt older animals

Sometimes a story comes along that’s so beautiful and so special that you have to fight past the tightness in your chest and remind yourself to breathe. That’s what happened when I encountered three nuns who went out of their way to adopt Remy, a 9-year-old pit bull who had been languishing at a shelter for months. In February 2014, I wrote a story for … Continue reading Rescued pets with second acts: An inspiring reason to adopt older animals

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NHS APPROVES TRIAL FOR DOGS DETECTING PROSTATE CANCER

Prostate cancer is now the most common cancer in men in the UK and every day more than 112 men are diagnosed with the disease. With 1 in 3 men missed through current level of tests, Medical Detection Dogs, a charity which works with NHS trusts and universities, has been given approval from Milton Keynes University Hospital for more trials working alongside the charities trained … Continue reading NHS APPROVES TRIAL FOR DOGS DETECTING PROSTATE CANCER

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Can you give these poor pets abandoned at Christmas a happier New Year?

Lonely this Christmas: Boxer-Staffy cross puppy Cleo is among the hundreds of unwanted animals left homeless These sad pets are just some of the thousands dumped by their owners this Christmas. They include eight-week-old boxer-Staffy cross Cleo, whose new family “couldn’t handle her”. And tiny cross-breed puppy Symphony was abandoned at a rescue centre after she ripped open the kids’ presents on Christmas Eve. Even … Continue reading Can you give these poor pets abandoned at Christmas a happier New Year?

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Toddler’s Lost Dog Found Two Months Later and 70 Miles Away

Four-year-old William Falango has had only one best friend his entire young life, nine-year-old Freddie the terrier, but the toddler lost his four-legged best friend two months ago when the dog ran away after getting spooked by gunfire. Today, William is smiling again because Freddie has been found. Photo credit: SWNS Two months ago Freddie was home in Blagdon, England, but while out in the … Continue reading Toddler’s Lost Dog Found Two Months Later and 70 Miles Away