British dog owners encouraged to bake their own doggie treats

by Leanne Thompson on October 22, 2014

The BAFTA award-winning programme The Great British Bake Off (GBBO) has inspired many people to start baking, including for their pets.

It has been argued that when (more…)

Pooches compete in US surfing competition

by Leanne Thompson on September 18, 2014

The annual Surf Dog Surf-A-Thon took place in Southern California recently, with 80 canine entrants taking part.

Despite warnings of a hurricane, the (more…)

Dogs blessed on Saint Roch day

by Clare Jones on August 28, 2014

In El Alto, Bolivia, a Roman Catholic priest blessed dozens of pooches on a saint’s commemoration day.

Saint Roch is the patron saint of the Bolivian city, but he is also that of dogs, along with (more…)

Doggy detective continues his adventures

by Darren Jamieson on August 8, 2014

The seventh book in a popular canine mystery series has been released.

Paw and Order, which went on (more…)

Canine psychic makes world cup predictions

by Susan Partridge on June 10, 2014

A supposedly gifted doggy psychic, called Roo, is preparing to predict the outcome of world cup games.

She has already (more…)

Dogs and owners prepare for charity fundraiser

by Mark James on June 26, 2013

A charity dog walk has been arranged to help the Rowan’s Hospice to continue providing care and support for the people who (more…)

New social networking site launches for pet owners

by Vivien Richardson on May 29, 2013

The social media boom has taken the world by storm over the last decade, with the biggest player, Facebook, boasting over 1.2 billion (more…)

Dogs dress up for fundraising event in Lawford

by Mark James on May 15, 2013

The sun was out in full force on Sunday and the pleasant weather enticed people of all ages to attend the Foxash Social and Sports Club Dog Fun Day, which took (more…)

Experienced paraglider brings pet pooch on mountain jump

by Darren Jamieson on September 19, 2012

Tony Conway is an eager paraglider who has accomplished many jumps in his life. His latest jump was based at the Mourne Mountains in Northern Ireland, which are known for (more…)

Dog and duck duo are the best of friends

by Vivien Richardson on August 29, 2012

When Fifty Pence the duck was rescued by Annette Pyrah from a ravenous fox, little did she know that she would become best friends with a terrier.

The mischievous duck was (more…)

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