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Truffles The Sow Gets Her Own 3D Printed Micro Pig!

Truffles, a 6-year old black sow, who loves nothing better than having a good stroke, has become the mascot for Rochdale-based pig rescue charity, Pig Inn Heaven (www.piginnheaven.co.uk)   Arty Lobster (https://artylobster.com),  3D pet sculpture specialists, chose friendly and lovable Truffles … 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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New Documentary Series Challenges Views of The Homeless & Their Pets

When you walk past a homeless person and their dog, do you question or judge their relationship?   86% of people think pets can be just as much a companion as another person, but over 60% judge those who struggle financially … Continue reading

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From Portly Pooches to Healthy Hounds – Two Dogs Share UK’s ‘Biggest Loser’ Crown

Two formerly obese dogs have been named joint pet slimmers of the year in 2018’s PDSA Pet Fit Club competition – after both shedding a quarter of their bodyweight – an incredible 18.8kg (equivalent to a Beagle*)! Every year vet … 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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Walking the Dog Leads Local Nurse to Support Dementia Centre

Taking his dog for a walk in the park has sparked a nurse’s decision to raise more than £1m for a dementia support centre. Marty Pumbien was out exercising his dog Stumpy, so named because of his shorter than average … 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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Animal OBE for ‘life-changing’ Molly

A loyal Spaniel has been awarded the prestigious PDSA Order of Merit – the animal equivalent of the OBE – for outstanding devotion to her disabled owner. Three-year-old Working Cocker Spaniel, Molly, was honoured by the veterinary charity after being … Continue reading

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Stars Light Up the Red Carpet for Battersea Dogs & Cats Home’s Annual Collars & Coats Gala Ball

The world’s most famous animal rescue, Battersea Dogs & Cats Home, once again wowed the world last night with the return of its star-studded Collars & Coats Gala Ball at the iconic Battersea Evolution in London. Celebrating its eighth successful … Continue reading

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Star-studded ‘Collars & Coats’ Ball Returns For Eighth Year

  Battersea Dogs & Cats Home’s annual Collars & Coats Gala Ball, proudly supported by Vitabiotics SuperDog, returns for its eighth year on Thursday 3rd November 2016. Taking place at Evolution, an exclusive venue set in the grounds of Battersea … Continue reading

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