Category Archives: Dogs

Dalmatian Puppy Finds Forever Home

A poorly puppy bought from online site finally overcomes her fears and finds loving home… As a puppy she was purchased from an online site but when she became very ill in February this year, her owners could not afford … Continue reading

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Breaking News: Undercover Investigation Reveals Magnitude of Evil Puppy Smuggling Trade

The UK’s largest dog welfare charity is calling on the government to take urgent action to stop the illegal importation of puppies into the UK as Brexit approaches. This follows an undercover investigation, which exposes the magnitude and ease of … 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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Battersea Dogs & Cats Home Urges Scottish Government to Take Action on Animal Cruelty

Battersea is calling on the Government to prioritise tougher animal cruelty sentences as a matter of urgency to deter potential offenders and reflect the Scottish public’s view that animal cruelty is not acceptable. The leading animal welfare charity welcomes Ministers’ … Continue reading

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We’re 2nd in Top 10 Online Pet Magazines – Globally!

We’re delighted to be awarded 2nd position in a global league table of top online pet magazines by Feedspot, the global tracker of social influence. The awards were judged by an expert panel, who looked at each blog’s Google reputation, their influence … 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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Gumtree Clamps Down on Unscrupulous Pet Trading

Gumtree has today announced the introduction of a compulsory paywall in its Pets category, in a bid to deter unscrupulous operators from misusing the platform and discourage the ‘casual’ trading of animals online. From today, anyone wishing to post an … Continue reading

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Fundraising Ideas For Your Favourite Pet Charity

As an animal lover, there are countless things you can do to support the causes that mean something to you. From the work of medical detection dogs to the plight of sick and neglected animals, there is probably a charity … Continue reading

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Giving Boot Camps the Boot!

By Tony Knight Dog Listener I once did a consultation for a couple who had an out-of-control German Shepherd. In desperation, they had sent their problem pooch off to a “boot camp”, run by – of course – an ex-army … Continue reading

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The Soaring Cost of Veterinary Treatment

New research reveals the average cost of veterinary treatment for dogs and cats has risen by four per cent over the past year, with the average claim rising by £29, from £728 to £757. The overall cost of medical treatment … Continue reading

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