An animal hospital, which has been described as being ready to change the way cancer is treated in pets, has opened in Surrey.
Modelled on the Mayo Clinic in America — the world's leading human hospital — it is claimed that the new facility will raise the standard of care and treatment for animals with the disease.
More than one in four dog owners suspect their new pet came from a puppy farm, according to the Kennel Club.
Research carried out for Puppy Awareness Week, which runs this week from September 1 to 7, revealed the rising cost of owning a puppy as people are buying 'mail order pets' online or from newspaper ads, not realising that many of the puppies being sold through these routes have been illegally smuggled from abroad.
All pets are special, but for one autistic boy the arrival of a dog has heralded a life-changing transformation. Sue Corfield tells the story.
Her son’s disorder was so severe, that Kirsty McGowan was unable to take him outside without him falling over or suffering enormous distress.
We're building up a training regime with the help of dog trainer Lisa Jackson, from Kempsey, Worcestershire. Your Dog readers can do the exercises together with their pets, as part of a weight loss and get fit programme. The exercises are easy to begin with and will get progressively more difficult as the months progress.