Pet News Blog
Mog the cat suffered severe nerve damage in his front legs after an unfortunate car crash in February this year, luckily this story might have a happy ending, thanks to his weekly swimming lessons!
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Take your dog to work Day is this Friday (June 24th) in the USA and although this event hasn’t taken off in the UK just yet, more companies are realising the benefits of having pets in the workplace.
A family from Warwickshire have been working hard with animal charity Nowzad to bring Peg, a 3 year old mongrel, back to the UK after being on patrol with their son in Afgahnistan, who was sadly killed with his colleague earlier this year.
Derek has been labelled the ‘unluckiest dog’ after three failed attempts to be rehomed. Derek is currently living at the RSPCA West Hatch branch in Somerset, and has been there for over a year. He is a Staffordshire bull terrier cross Collie and was handed over to the RSPCA by his homeless owner.
Pedigree® have teamed up with Channel 4 to help raise money for both the Great Ormond Street Hospital and the Pedigree Adoption Drive charities. Comedian Alan Carr plays a dog in the Pedigree® Dentastix® promotional advert for Dental Care Month and as part of the Channel 4 Comedy Gala
Recent research conducted at the University of Nottingham, funded by Asthma UK, may have discovered what triggers the allergic reaction some people suffer from our feline friends. It’s believed this breakthrough could lead to a new drug designed to prevent the allergic reaction from occurring.
When tornadoes hit Alabama on April 27th, Mason the 1-year-old terrier had been hiding in his owner’s garage in North Smithfield. Unfortunately the garage didn’t hold up during the tornado and Mason was swept away with the winds, along with other houses, structures and up-rooted trees.
Kelly Sears, a 19-year-old A-level student from Essex suffers from a condition known as narcolepsy, a sleep illness that causes her to fall asleep at anytime without warning. She has recently had her life dramatically improved thanks to a specially trained dog called Theo, a 2-year-old cocker spaniel.
The Dogs Trust Annual Awards run its 4th ceremony this week at London’s Haberdashers Hall, to celebrate and honour the relationship between man and dog. Celebrities that attended included Alesha Dixon, Lauren Socha, Britt Ekland and Amy Childs to name a few.
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A family from Glasgow are to be re-united with their cat after 5 years, he was found by staff at a vehicle recovery business in Aldershot. Pinks, 11 years old, had made the yard in Aldershot his new home, spending his days catching mice.
A new website ‘Mate Select’ has been launched by the Kennel Club to try to help produce healthy pedigree puppies and reduce a range of genetic problems associated with inbreeding.
After years of competition and rivalry it appears cats and dogs really do have some common ground when it comes to the way they lap their drinks. Scientists have been studying how both cats and dogs lap, as at first it was thought they had very different techniques.