Category Archives: dogs

Scandal of Sedated Puppies with Umbilical Cords Still Attached Entering UK in Thousands

Dogs Trust is calling on the Government to take immediate action to address the illegal importation of puppies into Great Britain, after an undercover investigation discovered smugglers across Central and Eastern Europe continuing to abuse the system. The UK’s largest dog welfare charity is urging … Continue reading

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French Bulldog Most Desired ‘Designer Dog’ to Buy Online…

French bulldogs are the most searched-for breed for sale online, new figures released today by Gumtree and the RSPCA reveal. As new figures show there were more than 66,000 searches for the fashionable breed in just one month (February 2017) … Continue reading

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England’s Puppy-buying and Puppy Dealing Hotspots Revealed

The RSPCA today reveals that the underground puppy trade is booming with more calls than ever before from people reporting questionable breeders and dealers. The UK’s largest and oldest animal welfare charity is seeing a steady rise in the number … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Retriever Risk-Free This Summer

The second worst thing about the record-high summers we seem to get year after year is trying to get to sleep at night. All that tossing and turning, the sheet sticking to your skin thanks to the glue-like sweat you … Continue reading

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New Research into Devastating Disease Affecting Cavalier King Charles Spaniels

Researchers at the Royal Veterinary College have found that Cavalier King Charles Spaniels affected by syringomyelia and Chiari-like malformation, have an irregular, “drunk-like” gait, measured in variation of gait characteristics, and a wider distance between the thoracic limb paws resulting in … Continue reading

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Young Millennials ‘Most Likely’ to Commemorate Pets’ Lives

Young adults aged 18 to 24 are the most likely by far to remember a beloved deceased pet by holding a ‘memorial event’, according to a national survey of over 2,000 adults. Six in 10 (59%) young adults aged 18-24 … Continue reading

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Hero Dog Wins “Animals’ George Cross” for Bravery

A heroic Staffordshire Bull Terrier who saved his family’s lives during a terrible house fire was presented with the “Animals’ George Cross” at a special ceremony in London on Wednesday. Diesel was abandoned tied to a tree at 9 months … Continue reading

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National Pet Remembrance Day to be Held on Wednesday 5th July

The third national Pet Remembrance Day, where people across the UK will remember beloved companion animals that have died, is to be held on Wednesday 5th July. Pet Remembrance Day provides an opportunity for people to celebrate the lives of … Continue reading

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Breed Insight: Cocker Spaniels: Why Do They Make Excellent Pets?

If you’re looking to add a new bundle of joy to your family this year, you might consider investing in your first dog. That’s an excellent idea if you already have enough children to keep you busy. Also, your little … Continue reading

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WIN a Drinkwell® Sedona Pet Fountain!

WIN a Drinkwell® Sedona Pet Fountain from PetSafe® Brand – worth £85.99. One lucky Pets Magazine reader is in with the chance of keeping their pet hydrated, healthy and happy by winning a Drinkwell® Sedona Pet Fountain from PetSafe® Brand. … Continue reading

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