Monthly Archives: July 2011

Hot Dogs, summer in the city!

Posted On 2011-07-26 09:07:27

Across the pond temperatures are soaring, last week practically all of the US was engulfed in a heat bubble. The high temperatures are causing many a Cool Pooch to become a Hot Dog . One such dog was Bulldog Gus who, when it came to cooling down decided to take... more

13 Dogs die on killer path

Posted On 2011-07-21 08:07:34

13 dogs have died after walking on a path in North Yorkshire. The horrified pet owners started reporting the mysterious deaths to police, vets and the RSPCA and the path has been cordoned off after 13 deaths in just 6 days. It is believed that the dogs died from poisoning... more

More divorcing couples are going to war over their pets

Posted On 2011-07-14 09:07:17

Custody battles over pets are becoming as expensive and emotionally charged as those over children, with 20 per cent of warring couples fighting over their animals. Joint custody agreements are also becoming more common with separating couples drawing up formal access arrangements for their pets. The survey found that one... more

Social Networking for pets

Posted On 2011-07-13 02:07:04

Sites such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube have increasing numbers of profiles of pets, in fact, one in ten of pets in the UK have either their own Facebook or Twitter profile or YouTube channel. Owners are normally on these social networking sites themselves and so choose to open a... more

Pet owners are warned to watch out for adders

Posted On 2011-07-06 08:07:05

Due to the recent hot weather, more adders have been spotted by walkers and vets have reported an increase in attacks in the UK. Adders are Britain’s only venomous snakes and not aggressive, but if they feel threatened then will bite in self-defence. According to an expert: Adders can be... more

Victor, the tiger released back into the wild

Posted On 2011-07-04 12:07:31

A nine-year-old Amur tiger was discovered by students in a remote part of the Russian forest as he was roaring in pain due to being trapped by a cable snare. Poachers tried to catch the tiger as to them the carnivorous creature could be worth $10,000 on the black market.... more

Is it a bear? is it a Panda? No it’s a dog!

Posted On 2011-07-01 01:07:44

China is having a craze of fancy dress pets and extreme grooming from bears to multi coloured creations, the Chinese are going to extremes to decorate their pets. The latest to hit the headlines across the world looks alarming like a baby panda. Complete with black fur on his feet,... more