Online Pet Shop


News Archive
Top Stories from 2008
Dog rescued after 40ft plunge Dog rescued after 40ft plunge

A dog has been rescued after surviving a 40ft plunge into a ravine. Otto, a German pointer, had his brush with death after being let off the lead. After unsuccessfully trying to free him, his owner called the rescue services. Ar ...

The hounds of luck The hounds of luck

Coastguards rescued two helpless hounds that had fallen from the top of Pembrokeshire cliffs this weekend, it has been reported. The poor pooches were not the strongest of South Wales swimmers and had a lucky escape after being saved ...

PDSA offer 'pet MOT' PDSA offer 'pet MOT'

One animal charity is offering dog lovers the chance to get their four-legged friend's health checked out for free. The PDSA's PetCheck tour will tour the country in order to give man's furry friends a once over, whether they are ...

Unwanted pets 'destroying UK waterways' Unwanted pets 'destroying UK waterways'

Pet owners are being warned to think about how they dispose of their unwanted pets after some real-life ninja turtles are wreaking havoc on the country's waterways, it has been reported. British Waterways claims many invasive species ...

Fire kills dog Fire kills dog

One family has been left devastated following a house fire which claimed the lives of their beloved pet, it has been reported. The Northamptonshire household was gutted by a blaze on Saturday morning while the occupants were out, ...

Gymnast squirrel shows off Gymnast squirrel shows off

A cat lover's feline friends have been watching in awe as a squirrel has been pulling off tricks worthy of a gymnast in order to pinch bird feed hanging from a washing line, it has been reported. Cyril the squirrel has been swinging ...

Lucky cat strives to save station Lucky cat strives to save station

A Japanese cat is causing a stir in her new employment role as station master in Kishi, it has been reported. Tama, a tortoise shell moggy, wears her black uniform cap while working at the entrance of the station that is attracting ...

King can do tricks King can do tricks

A pedigree cavalier King Charles spaniel has amazed his owner by doing an array of tricks. Eight-year-old Cindy's showstopper is balancing objects on all four paws while lying down. She was taught her tricks after being taken in ...

Pet power Pet power

Pets are increasingly powerful when it comes to making decisions about holidays, home furnishings and cars, according to a leading insurer. A new study by Petplan shows that many cat and dog owners would only stay with a partner ...

Gallagher 'saves dog' Gallagher 'saves dog'

Noel Gallagher has saved a former Bond girl's beloved pet from a dognapping, it has been reported. The Oasis star came to the rescue when a hooded gang attempted to steal Caroline Munro's black Labrador, according to the Daily Mirror. ...

Bunny born with Ear-rie problem Bunny born with Ear-rie problem

One Yorkshire teenager thought he had found a guinea pig imposter among his family of young rabbits before realising the little one was in fact a blighted bunny born without ears. John Haigh has decided to name the little furry fella ...

Kids design new kitty catcher Kids design new kitty catcher

A new cat trap has been developed which informs the RSPCA when a moggy has been caught, it has been reported. Designed by Kent schoolchildren, the trap is to be used by the charity in order to catch feral and injured pussies for ...

Indian dog in court for biting people Indian dog in court for biting people

A dog in India has been hauled into court under charges of breaching the peace, according to a source. Police have brought action against the canine for biting people, with neighbours saying he has gone mad and attacked a number ...

Sock snack got stuck in pooch Sock snack got stuck in pooch

A bull terrier had to undergo an operation after swallowing a pair of his owner's saucy socks, it has been reported. Loui was rushed to Newcastle's PDSA PetAid hospital, by owner Nicola Baldwin after he began losing weight and vomiting, ...

National Pet Month Returns National Pet Month Returns

National Pet Month returns this Spring, celebrating pets and animals throughout the United Kingdom ...

Pet insurance 'needs proper research' Pet insurance 'needs proper research'

Owners looking to protect themselves from hefty vet bills need to do their research before choosing a pet insurance policy. That is the message from the research firm Defaqto, which has warned that consumers need to wise up in order ...

Pet owners go wild for their prickly pets Pet owners go wild for their prickly pets

Mini-hedgehogs are creating a stir amongst pet fans, reports the Metro. Pet fans in the UK are reportedly waiting up to a year for the pint-size pygamy hedgehogs that are being sold for as much as £150, according to the publication. ...

Pets perish in blaze Pets perish in blaze

A family's pets were wiped out in a house fire yesterday (October 14th), it has been reported. Two dogs and a hamster died in the blaze at a house on the corner of Chaucer Way, Royston, according to the Cambridge News. Six fire ...

Supermarket cat found Supermarket cat found

A missing supermarket cat has been found safe and well, it has been reported. Pebbles, who lives in a Sainsbury's store, disappeared after biting a four-year-old boy in the supermarket, according to the Scarborough Evening News. ...

Dog survives shark attack Dog survives shark attack

An animal lover fought off a shark attack as he rescued his dog, according to reports. Greg Le Noir punched a five-foot shark which had attacked his pet terrier. The Florida resident shouted and lashed out at the predator as it ...

Already a member?
Sign in here

It's Good to Share...

James Wellbeloved Dog Food 7.5kg
 
Hill's Pet Food
 
Iams Pet Food
 
Pro Plan Pet Food