• The canine mind

    An analysis of the workings of the canine mind, by holistic vet Nick Thompson, is being held in Dorridge, Solihull (West Midlands) on 11 September. Topics covered include canine psychology, neurology, endocrinology and ...
  • Toddler may lose sight after fall into dog mess

    The Kennel Club has renewed its plea for owners to pick up after their dogs, following reports of a child contracting toxocariasis in a children’s play area in the Manchester ...
  • Read breed!

    We've just updated our online breed articles - click here to read all about the Greyhound and Chihuahua - plus 27 other popular canine breeds.
  • Horror dog culling

    Baghdad’s dog culling programme shows no sign of relinquishing. Started in April 2010, reports say its mission is to wipe out 1 million strays that roam the capital. Mayhew International ...
  • Separation anxiety study

    If you live in the London and Lincolnshire areas and are the owner of a dog with separation-related problems then the University of Lincoln wants to hear from you. Veterinary ...
  • Concern over Panorama programme

    Key veterinary associations are very concerned that viewers of the BBC's Panorama programme It shouldn’t happen at a vet’s, aired at 9pm on 22 July 2010 may now have concerns ...
  • Scoop that poop!

    National Poop Scoop Week runs from 26 July - 1 August 2010. Dogs Trust  is teaming up with local authorities to encourage dog owners to ‘Bag it and Bin it’ for ...
  • Campaign for compulsory ...

    An Early Day Motion (EDM) is gaining signatures from across all political parties as MPs show their support for a compulsory microchipping scheme. Reports say the scheme would have a significant and ...
  • Onus on owners

    A new Dog Control Bill designed to tackle irresponsible dog owners - rather than the breed - has successfully passed its second stage in the House of Lords today. Liberal ...
  • WIN a charity portrait

    You could win a 3ft² original oil on canvas painting of your dog by artist Sara Abbott in a special competition to raise funds for Dogs Trust. Entry to the competition is £5 and all monies ...