Irish Red and White Setter is in danger

The Irish Red and White Setter could disappear from UK

The Kennel Club and the Irish Red and White Setter Club of Great Britain have warned this native breed could disappear from Britain for...

Cruelty Free International call on UK Government to end dog tests

Cruelty Free International is calling on the government to urgently review the use of dogs in experiments in the UK. In a letter to Secretary...

Dead puppies dumped near Watford [Warning: upsetting images]

The RSPCA is appealing for information after the lifeless bodies of five Labrador puppies have been found on 25 May in Hertfordshire, in a secluded spot...

Government considers ban on third party sales

Animal welfare organisations and dog lovers are rejoicing this morning after Defra announced that it is now considering a ban on third party puppy sales. A...
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...

Pets really do make us happier, research finds

The sight of waggy-tailed four-legged friend is enough to make anyone smile, but research has found that owning a pet really does improve our...

Eight quotes about puppies to make you feel better about Monday...

"Puppies are nature's remedy for feeling unloved, plus numerous other aliments of life." - Richard Allen Palm "Buy a pup and your money will buy...
Husky

Game of Thrones star Peter Dinklage warns fans over husky trend

The popular HBO programme is back on our screens and with it comes an alarming trend in the pet world. The shows' direwolves have been particularly...
Springer Spaniel

New DNA testing scheme for English Springer Spaniel

Following consultation with the Health Coordinators on behalf of the English Springer Spaniel Breed Clubs, the Kennel Club has approved a new official DNA...

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...