Category Archives: Animal Welfare

Missing Dog Alert: Bear

BREED: Irish Greyhound SEX: Male MICROCHIPPED: Yes NEUTERED: Yes TATTOED: Yes Bear, a 4-year old Irish Greyhound is a typical greyhound – loves the laid back life and was often found, paws-up on his own sofa. He shared his home … Continue reading

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Who Will Finally Give Sam His Forever Home?

‘Young at heart’ Sam the Staffie has watched 134 dogs be rehomed before him This month marks Sam’s one year anniversary in RSPCA care – that’s 365 days of waiting to find his forever home. Sam, the 13-year-old Staffordshire bull … Continue reading

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Missing Dog Alert: Sapphire

BREED: German Shepherd x King Shepherd SEX: Female MICROCHIPPED: Yes This alert is particularly poignant on National Puppy Day, and some of you might remember the excitement that surrounds having a new puppy in the house and especially those first … Continue reading

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Recycling Experts Scott Bros. Offer ‘Skip-aid’ to Dog Rescue Charity

A volunteer-run centre for rescue dogs has received a rather unusual offer of support from recycling experts, Scott Bros. The Teesside-based family-run firm stepped in to provide a free skip service after learning that Maxi’s Mates was having difficulty disposing … Continue reading

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RSPCA In Bid To Help 7m Dogs Who Could Be Suffering From Separation Anxiety

The RSPCA has launched a campaign aimed at helping millions of dogs in the UK who could be struggling to cope when they’re left home alone. The UK’s oldest and largest animal welfare charity is today (6 March) launching a … Continue reading

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Crufts Breeders Challenged To Put Health Over ‘Beauty’

On the eve of Crufts 2019 (7th-10th March), a panel of leading pet experts, including TV vets and other influencers in the companion animal industry, has called for a championing of health over breeder-led ‘perfect looks’. The six-strong ‘Dog Breed … Continue reading

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‘Scottie Dog’ Enters At Risk Breeds List for First Time

The Scottish Terrier, more famously known as the Scottie dog and as the face of famous brands such as Radley, has entered the Kennel Club’s list of dog breeds ‘At Watch’ because they number fewer than 450 annual puppy registrations. … Continue reading

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Missing Dog Alert: Izzy

BREED: Cockapoo SEX: Female MICROCHIPPED: Yes Loving and family oriented Cockapoo Izzy was living a perfect life with her family in Radcliffe, Manchester; mum Dawn, dad Ian and her two young human sisters, Lauren and Eve. She doted on them … Continue reading

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Romanian Feral Dog Ursu Becomes ‘Poster Dog’ for Others in Desperate Need

Animal-loving TV presenter and former newsreader Jan Leeming, is helping to highlight the plight of Romanian street dogs after meeting Ursu, a seven-year old Romanian stray dog so traumatised by human brutality he had to be netted or sedated before … Continue reading

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Missing Dog Alert: Fig

BREED: Welsh Terrier SEX: Female MICROCHIPPED: Yes Fig, a playful and confident 18 month old Welsh Terrier was out on the farm land where she lived (Chatteris, Cambridge) with the family’s other dog during lunch time on 13th January 2017. … Continue reading

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