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Cliff dog rescued Cliff dog rescued

A dog which fell off a cliff in Bude, Cornwall and was stranded for two nights has been rescued by the RSPCA. Fox, a Collie cross, is quite nervous around males according to his owner Jane Ravine and it was originally thought that ...

Cat hitches a ride in postman's bag Cat hitches a ride in postman's bag

A cat is becoming a popular character around a Somerset town by travelling in a postman's bag for the last few weeks. The BBC reports that black and white cat Charlie has been hitching a ride in Nick Lock's postbag for several weeks ...

Labrador retains top spot as most popular dog Labrador retains top spot as most popular dog

For the 18th consecutive year, the Labrador has been named as the most popular pet in America. According to statistics from the American Kennel Club (AKC), the breed continues to be the most popular purebreed dog. However, the bulldog ...

Stabbed dog honoured Stabbed dog honoured

A Labrador puppy which was stabbed multiple times and still managed to chase away a burglar has been honoured for his bravery. Toby the dog, which lives with owners Jonathon and Samantha Morton and their five-month old daughter Megan, ...

Duck thinks it?s a dog Duck thinks it?s a dog

A duck which thinks that it is a dog has stunned passersby on its walks through the seaside town of Bournemouth. Steph and Tony Tufft, its owners, have been taking the duck on walks with a lead, along with their other pets - real ...

PETA offers 1,000 reward for killed dog PETA offers 1,000 reward for killed dog

The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has put up a reward of £1,000 for any information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or people behind a vicious attack on a greyhound which was found dead ...

Dog returns home after 9-year journey Dog returns home after 9-year journey

An Australian dog who went missing from her family's front garden nine years ago has been reunited with her owners following a 1,200 mile adventure. Muffy was found last month by inspectors from the Royal Society for the Prevention ...

Sharon Osbourne's dog saved after snake bite Sharon Osbourne's dog saved after snake bite

Kelly Osbourne has praised her fiance Luke Worral's quick thinking after he saved her mother's pet dog from dying after having been bitten by a snake. Goldie, which belongs to X Factor judge Sharon Osbourne, was rushed to a vet's ...

Snakes like ssssizzle in the sun too say zoologists Snakes like ssssizzle in the sun too say zoologists

Snakes being kept as pets are breaking out their homes in increasing numbers as temperatures soar, according to zoologists. Snakes are cold-blooded and therefore need to sunbathe to warm themselves and stay active, while the ultraviolet ...

2009 pet' rich list' revealed 2009 pet' rich list' revealed

A list has been compiled containing the world's richest pets. The definitive list from insurers Petplan features animals who have inherited wealth from owners who have now passed away. However, one familiar name in the list is a ...

Cat enjoys a good read Cat enjoys a good read

A library in Kent has said that they have received a visit from the same cat every day for the past two years. Deal Library staff and customers see Fidel, an eight-year-old black cat, stroll into the building almost every day when ...

New attraction causing a stink New attraction causing a stink

A new smelly attraction is causing a stir at a pet centre. At the Preston Pet Centre in Ribbleton two skunks are wowing the crowds after store manager Colin Hartley enlisted the help of some friends who just happened to own two of ...

An Agile Dog Is A Happy Dog An Agile Dog Is A Happy Dog

Jeremy Edwards and his lovely dog Molly, show how easy dog agility is and why it is beneficial to both you and your dog ...

Dogs left alone at home Dogs left alone at home

A new report by Sainsbury's Pet Insurance has found that over 800,000 dogs are left home alone for eight or more hours a day. Some 5 per cent of respondents to the survey said that they leave their pet at home without human contact, ...

Clyde Valley Flyers qualifies for Crufts for the second consecutive Year! Clyde Valley Flyers qualifies for Crufts for the second consecutive Year!

After the success of our Flyball Team at Crufts last year (we came 4th overall and were on the telly!!!!), all the Flyers were really excited at the prospect of competing in the qualifiers for Crufts 2009 ...

Pet budgie rescued at sea Pet budgie rescued at sea

A pet budgie has been rescued after it was found floating half a mile out at sea. Divers rescued the bird, which has been nicknamed Captain, off the coast of Brixham in Devon after diver Cathy Jackson spotted him in the water. She ...

Coronation Street's Chesney raises cash for RSPCA Coronation Street's Chesney raises cash for RSPCA

Actor Sam Aston, best known for playing Chesney Battersby-Brown on popular soap Coronation Street, has been on a sponsored dog walk to raise money for the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA). The 15-year-old ...

People who dress their dogs up 'could be prosecuted' People who dress their dogs up 'could be prosecuted'

The RSPCA has said that people who like to dress their dogs up could be prosecuted, the Daily Telegraph reports. According to the organisation, people who clothe their pets in comedy outfits could be risking their health and ability ...

Test Your Pet With The Great Pet Pee Test Campaign Test Your Pet With The Great Pet Pee Test Campaign

November is Pet Diabetes Month, when you can help find out if your pet is happy and healthy using just one little test strip ...

Best pet airlines named Best pet airlines named

A new report has highlighted some of the best airlines for pet lovers to take their animals when flying. The American-based survey has picked out some of the most animal-friendly carriers and has named Continental to be the best, ...

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