“Do dogs shrink as they age?”

I’m wondering if dogs, like humans, get smaller or shorter in old age. I recently saw a family member’s 15-year-old terrier that I hadn’t...

Ditch the purple shampoo!

Bizarrely, a new TikTok trend has emerged of pet owners using purple shampoo on their dogs. While this might seem harmless enough, the sudden craze has...

Coughing Cavalier

My 13-year-old Cavalier has heart disease and has been on lots of medication for several months, but he still coughs quite a lot. Is...
Tom Holland crouching down and being kissed by his true love: Staffie, Tessa

Tom Holland’s true love: Tessa the Staffie!

It is not often you get to ask a superhero about his love of dogs, but Tom Holland – who to millions of film fans...
orange balloon dog in playful bow

Whatshisname’s balloon dogs loose in London

Four monumental dog sculptures have appeared in Covent Garden this week, to mark the launch of the exclusive new balloon dog collection by internationally...

Warning to owners after man impersonates RSPCA officer to see puppy

The RSPCA is issuing a warning to dog owners a man posed as a charity worker in an attempt to gain access to a...

Heatstroke: vets dispel myths

A new study by the VetCompass team at the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) has found that dogs with heatstroke may be suffering even further...

10 dog-friendly Scottish road trips

Beautiful, wild, extraordinary Scotland. With an abundance of impressive mountains, stunning lochs and miles upon miles of untouched wilderness, Scotland is canine heaven. But...
Rolling Stone drummer Charlie Watts with Suzie

Lucky greyhound finds home with Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts

Rescued from the greyhound racing industry by Forever Hounds Trust, five-year-old Suzie just had a second stroke of luck: she has been adopted by...

Our interview with Jennifer Aniston

With rumours circulating about a reunion of the hit TV series, Friends, Jennifer Aniston reveals her real besties are actually her dogs... It has been a...