Chihuahua returned thanks to DNA tests

by Leanne Thompson on October 30, 2013

A lost pooch has been found and reunited with his owner after a DNA test revealed his identity.

In June, Ruth Parker attended a Peak District horse fair with her blue Chihuahuas, Alfie and Roxy. The long-haired dogs (more…)

Hero dog to be awarded for saving young owner’s life

by Leanne Thompson on October 23, 2013

People will soon gather at the House of Lords to watch a dog from Essex receive an award for his courageous behaviour.

Geo, a German Shepherd-Collie cross, will accept a prize from the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), which is one of the largest conservation charities in (more…)

Great Dane learns how to predict epileptic fits

by Darren Jamieson on October 17, 2013

They are known for their giant size, but it seems that some Great Danes are capable of a lot more than just being tall and strong.

Charlie lives with the Lynch family in County Clare and his owners believe that he can detect changes in their epileptic (more…)

Scientists develop lifesaving dog collar

by Leanne Thompson on October 9, 2013

Dogs can be trained to detect all kinds of medical conditions, providing owners with greater independence. Barking, fetching and pawing are just three ways in which a (more…)

Dog uses unique talent to help property owners

by Mark James on October 2, 2013

It’s no secret that dogs have a special talent when it comes to locating certain things for police forces and security teams, but Sam the Labrador has amazed people (more…)

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