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Pet Gear Home 'N Go Deluxe Soft Dog Crates Pet Gear Home 'N Go Deluxe Soft Dog Crates

Soft dog crates offer a lightweight and highly portable alternative to traditional wire framed cages, yet are sturdy enough to keep your pet safe and secure ...

Slimming aids 'not a miracle cure' for overweight dogs Slimming aids 'not a miracle cure' for overweight dogs

Pet owners looking to keep their pet insurance intact by giving their overweight animals weight-loss treatments are being warned not to think of drugs as a miracle cure. With the recent approval of a new slimming drug for dogs, Slentrol, ...

The World's Best Stress Buster The World's Best Stress Buster

A recent study reveals that the most effective way to de-stress after a long day is by stroking a long-haired dog ...

New software speeds up pet insurance claims New software speeds up pet insurance claims

New software has been designed to help speed up the process when claims are made under pet insurance contracts. The surge in claims due to the increased popularity of the policies - the fastest rising sector of insurance sales - ...

Location affects pet premiums Location affects pet premiums

The location of a pets living quarters can affect the amount payable for an insurance premium, experts have claimed. Insurance firm Allianz claims that as well as other factors such as age and breed, the location of your home can ...

'Choose pet insurance carefully' 'Choose pet insurance carefully'

Animal lovers are being urged to shop around when considering buying pet insurance, a new report reveals. Research by Churchill Insurance claims the average Great Dane dog could cost £32,000 over the pet's lifetime, while the ...

'Make sure your pet has a good summer' 'Make sure your pet has a good summer'

Pet owners are being called upon to ensure their animals have as good a summer as they do by keeping them safe and away from danger. The Suburban newspaper has issued a number of tips for animal lovers to follow in order to ensure ...

'Avoid nightmare of not having pet insurance' 'Avoid nightmare of not having pet insurance'

Britons without pet insurance for their furry friends may find themselves going through a "nightmare" if they fail to make the investment, one publication has claimed. The assertion, made by the Vancouver Sun, follows a ...

Petmate Electronic Feeder Petmate Electronic Feeder

Frequent small meals are more natural to our four-legged friends, and can also help to prevent obesity and boredom ... ...

Pets involved in insurance claims Pets involved in insurance claims

Pets have played a large part in some of the oddest claims received by insurers last year, Lloyds TSB Insurance has revealed. One girl decided that the latest fad in fish accessories was to toss a digital radio into the pond for ...

Cornflake has the X-Factor Cornflake has the X-Factor

A missing cat called Cornflake from Milton Ernest has turned up at the London studios of star-making TV show the X-Factor. The feline had its brush with fame after stowing away in the back of a joiner's van, hopping off at the studios, ...

Poodles primed for show Poodles primed for show

Super Groom 2007, one of the most colourful dog shows held in the United States, saw dogs primped, clipped and groomed into everything from leather clad bikers to 'Pirates of the Caribbean' inspired peg-legged canines of the sea. ...

Cat hitches 1,000 mile round trip Cat hitches 1,000 mile round trip

A wandering feline made a 1,000 mile trip from her home in Green Bay to Virginia and followed it up with 18 day hike - before returning home again. Annie, a Calico cat, hopped onto a removal truck belonging to her neighbours and ...

Pet crematorium refurbishment Pet crematorium refurbishment

Cambridge Pet Crematorium (CPC) is set to undergo a major £2.5 million refurbishment, local newspaper Cambridge Evening News has reported. The firm expects to double the amount of pet funerals it is able to hold per year to ...

Charity helps cruelty-stricken donkeys Charity helps cruelty-stricken donkeys

Donkeys which had often been kept as pets and subjected to a miserable existence in Israel are being nursed back to health by a caring animal charity. UK-based Safe Haven for Donkeys in the Holy Land (SHADH) owns a clinic built on ...

Pets on parade for Idol contest Pets on parade for Idol contest

Animals in East Lancashire are putting their best paws forward as their owners enter them into the local Pet Idol 2007 competition. The Lancashire Telegraph reported that local pet owners have been lining up at the Pet Warehouse ...

Crufts 2007 draws closer Crufts 2007 draws closer

The Kennel Club is gearing up for the latest instalment of what is surely the biggest dog event in the world, Crufts. With this year's event running from March 8th to March 11th, the exciting test of all different dog breeds is getting ...

'Obesity' threat for pets at Christmas 'Obesity' threat for pets at Christmas

Owners overfeeding their pets at Christmas could be "paving the way to obesity", according to new research. The study carried out by pet insurer Petplan shows that one in five vets says they over-indulge their furry friends ...

'SAD' Threatens to Take Over Pet Population 'SAD' Threatens to Take Over Pet Population

A recent study by the PDSA found that as the days get shorter pets could be suffering from Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). The symptoms of the disorder include eating more, sleeping longer and being less active ...

Take your dog to work for charity Take your dog to work for charity

Dog owners all over the country rejoice because Friday September 14th marks this year's annual Take Your Dog To Work Day. The yearly event is sponsored by Hills Pet Nutrition and thousands of loved canines up and down the UK are ...

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