Category Archives: dogs

Can YOU Give Patsy His Forever Home?

Patsy, age 8, has been homeless for 3 years and his carers would love him to have a warm, loving home as soon as possible. Handsome Patsy is quite shy and takes a little while to show his true personality, … Continue reading

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Give Pet-friendly Petals this ‘Pawlentines’ Day

You may have heard of ‘Galentine’s Day’? When gals celebrate their pals by sending gifts to one another. Well, another trend is on the rise this February 14th for those with pets… we like to call it ‘Pawlentine’s Day’! As … Continue reading

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Blue Monday? Millions of pets face an Unhappy BlueYear, says PDSA

Forget Blue Monday – millions of pets face a Blue Year unless their owners take steps to end their stress, obesity and loneliness, according to leading pet wellbeing charity PDSA. The warning comes on Monday 15 January – dubbed ‘Blue Monday’ – where short,  dark … Continue reading

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Giving a Rescue Dog the Best Second Chance Possible

Rescue dogs are special. They have often been through difficult circumstances in their lives, and because of this, they really need some extra care and attention on both the emotional and physical sides. In fact, it’s only right to give … Continue reading

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Choosing the Right Dog Food

Just as you pay special care and attention what you put into your own body, you need to be doing the same for your dog. Of course, there is no single food that is best for every type of dog. … Continue reading

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RSPCA Welcomes Government Crackdown on Illegal Puppy Breeders and Smugglers

The RSPCA has welcomed plans announced by the Government today (Friday 22 December) to crack down on dog breeders in England who put profits ahead of the health and welfare of the animals – as the charity revealed 2017 was … Continue reading

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Puppy Survives Christmas ‘Choc Horror’

A dog owner has issued a warning after her puppy nearly died from eating a box of liqueur chocolates from under the Christmas tree. Suzanna Dixon was Christmas shopping when her inquisitive young pooch, Narla, who was just nine months old … Continue reading

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How Animals Can Help Combat Mental Illness

Patients at the Priory’s Hospital in Bristol are benefiting from the company of a “therapy dog” to help with their treatment for stress, anxiety, and depression. Lara, a rescue dog from Battersea Dogs & Cats Home (BDCH), is introduced into … Continue reading

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Vito the Assistance Dog Given Pick of Toys at Store Opening

Lisa and 14-year old Thomas Dixon from Dogs for Good and their dog, Vito, were VIP guests at the grand opening of Pets at Home inside Tesco Extra in Durham. The family officially opened the new store, before being invited … Continue reading

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Sleeping with Your Pets: The Dos and Don’ts

Who needs a cuddly toy at night when you have a pet, am I right? Well, unless your pet happens to be a hedgehog. Slightly less huggable, perhaps. It’s true though; letting our pets sleep in our bedrooms – or … Continue reading

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