Monthly Archives: December 2010

In a tight spot

Posted On 2010-12-29 11:12:00

Do you own a dog or puppy? Dogs are well known for their adventurous and inquisitive natures. A perfect example of this happened recently when a puppy in Los Angeles got his head stuck in a wall! The eight month old German Shepherd called Rebel squeezed his head curiously into... more

Litter lout Dog gives birth to 17 Puppies

Posted On 2010-12-22 04:12:09

A dog in Germany has given birth to 17 Puppies without the aid of a caesarean section. Much to the amassment of everyone involved, all 17 dogs survived the birth and are said to be doing well. The Bitch that went through the ordeal was Etana, a Rhodesian Ridgeback from... more

Dog swallows rubber duck

Posted On 2010-12-21 04:12:07

Jasmine, a seven year old Staffordshire bull terrier from Scotland came close to death after she swallowed a four inch rubber duck. The plastic bath toy had been in Jasmine’s stomach for over nine months and had not caused her any problems until recently she became sick and lost a... more

Oldest cat in Britain is 25 and still got ‘catitude’

Posted On 2010-12-21 01:12:33

Lewis, a 25 year old black cat from Plymouth has stepped forward as the oldest cat in Britain. Lewis’s owner Jill Neale acquired the black cat when she divorced her husband back in 1986 for company. However, she soon discovered when she brought her cute black kitten home that he... more

A cat lost in Hurricane Katrina returns to its family

Posted On 2010-12-15 11:12:37

Cats are amazing creatures aren’t they? A cat from Mississippi that was assumed dead five years ago after the devastation caused by hurricane Katrina, has been returned to his owners. When the catastrophic hurricane hit the US coastline in 2005 it breeched levees and killed over 1800 people. Jennifer Noble... more

Why not get your pet pampered at Harrods?

Posted On 2010-12-15 10:12:23

London’s latest luxury pet spa has opened on the fourth floor of Harrods in mid November. They offer everything you can imagine from the usual pampering, grooming and luxury massage to Reiki healing, nail-painting and nutrition consultation for your pet. The new spa was created by Stephanie Mehanna, who manages... more

Abandoned puppy suffers from rare liver disease

Posted On 2010-12-08 09:12:26

A poor puppy that has been abandoned four times is in need of medical care. Can you help? Alfie, the 20 week old Labrador Greyhound cross is currently being looked after by the Happy Endings Rescue Centre in Sussex. Co founder of the animal centre Chris John said, We took... more

Alesha Dixon lends her support to the PDSA

Posted On 2010-12-06 10:12:58

Singer and star of Strictly Come Dancing Alesha Dixon has lent her support to the vet’s charity the PDSA by pulling on a T shirt. The t-shirts have been designed to raise money for the PDSA’s £6million pound pet Hospital appeal. Featuring 70s cult cartoon characters Rhubarb and Custard the... more

Paw Prints in the snow point to mystery big cat

Posted On 2010-12-06 09:12:31

The snow that has blanketed the country has been causing quite a commotion recently, in more ways than one. Tracks left in the snow have got residents in Fife on the look out for big cats that they believe are roaming the area after a set of big paw prints... more

Hugh Jackman gets protective over family pooch

Posted On 2010-12-03 11:12:22

Hugh Jackman was spotted in New York yesterday cuddling the 2-month-old family puppy Peaches whilst walking with his son, Oscar. Peaches, the French bulldog was purchased only a week ago by the Jackman family from a New York City pet store so no wonder Hugh is so protective over the... more