Category Archives: dog-friendly

Missing Dogs Alert

Working in collaboration with DogLost, the missing dogs database, we are today alerting readers about 3 missing dogs. Please share far and wide! TILLY Tibetan Terrier Colour: Black/White/Grey Sex: Female DogLost ID: 134463 http://www.doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=134463 Tilly the Tibetan Terrier went missing … Continue reading

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‘Animal VC’ Celebrates 75th Anniversary

To mark the milestone 75th anniversary of the PDSA Dickin Medal* – the animals’ Victoria Cross – vet charity PDSA has, for the first time ever, gathered animal and Armed Forces representatives to commemorate the actions of the Medal’s recipients  … Continue reading

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Fireworks Petition Backed by 358,000 People Handed in to UK Government

Fireworks campaigners today handed in a petition backed by 358,000 people, calling on the government to restrict their use – to protect pets and other animals. The RSPCA and FAB Firework Abatement UK today visited the Office for Product Safety … Continue reading

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SPONSORED POST: Dog-friendly Cottages in Fowey: Cornwall’s Undiscovered Gem

It’s no secret that the United Kingdom is a nation of dog-lovers. Now more than ever, pet-friendly households are on the lookout for equally pet-friendly holiday destinations. With no intention of leaving these important family members behind, it’s a case … Continue reading

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Videos: Tips for Managing Stress in Your Dog

We all experience stress and anxiety at certain stages of our life, but not everyone appreciates that our four-legged family members are just as vulnerable to the effects of it as we are. Our dogs can’t express themselves by taking … Continue reading

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Pet Owners Would Rather Go On Holiday With Their Dog Than Partner…

Affectionate, full of life and loves a good cuddle – the perfect holiday companion. It’s no wonder so many of us are swapping their partners for pooches when heading away on short breaks. New research from Best Western Great Britain has found … Continue reading

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WAGTAIL COTTAGE: Dog Friendly Holiday Cottage

Our Editor Marie Carter-Robb has a very dog-friendly cottage available for holiday lets. Wagtail Cottage is a traditional cottage built in the 1890s and situated in the wonderful rambling countryside of rural County Durham, less than 2 miles from Raby … Continue reading

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The ‘Missing Link’ of Dog Training

By Tony Knight Dog Listener I once met a couple in Canberra, Australia who were being bitten on a regular basis at home by their dog. They decided that the offending pooch needed training, so they started attending obedience classes. … Continue reading

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RSPCA Urges Public Not to Buy Dogs with Cropped Ears 

Animal welfare charity has seen 157% increase in reports of dogs with cropped ears over last two years The RSPCA is urging the public never to buy a dog with cropped ears as the charity has seen a surge in … Continue reading

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Victory for Commonsense and for All Dog Owners

Commonsense has prevailed in a victory for dog owners. Dog owners backed by the Kennel Club successfully challenged a draconian Public Spaces Protection Order in Richmond, which could have seen dog owners criminalised if their dogs so much as urinated … Continue reading

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