Monthly Archives: August 2011

Dangerous foods for your pets

Posted On 2011-08-31 09:08:03

Chocolate Can cause vomiting, diarrhoea, panting, excessive thirst and urination, hyperactivity, abnormal heart rhythm, tremors, seizures and can even cause death. Darker chocolate is the most dangerous while white chocolate the least; however make sure your pet avoids chocolate at all costs. Alcohol Any food or drink containing alcohol can... more

Top 10 tips every pet owner should know

Posted On 2011-08-30 11:08:36

Prevent your cat from dangerously chewing on wires by coating them in foil, bubble wrap or a nasty spray such as citrus (which cats hate). On the other hand, just keep the wires out of kitty’s way. This trait should have dissipated by their second birthday. Keep brushing your cat... more

Pet cat found alive after fire

Posted On 2011-08-30 10:08:50

A family from the US were devastated when their house burnt down and it was even more devastating to find out that both of their cats died in the fire. Two weeks later, however, when the family from Ohio visited the burnt down site of their house again, they heard... more

Family pet horrifically attacked whilst being walked

Posted On 2011-08-30 08:08:55

A family’s pet dog was savagely attacked in a park last week whilst going out for a walk. Two bull terriers severely injured the cross-breed beagle Charlie in Cross Flatts Park in Beeston, Leeds. Charlie had to be treated for ten puncture wounds after the two bull terriers attacked him.... more

Dog has expensive taste and gobbles up $10K earrings

Posted On 2011-08-26 11:08:26

Honey Bun the loveable pooch lives in Georgia, USA with his owners in a jewellery store, and is loved by all the customers as he roams freely round the shop. However, when a pair of one-carat diamond earrings worth a whopping £10,000 went missing, the owners suspected no thief and... more

Meet the pug who loves to parachute

Posted On 2011-08-26 08:08:37

Tandem skydiving pug Otis has recently braved his 64th tandem skydive with his owner Will Da Silva. When skydiving, Otis sits calmly in his owners lap while the plane climbs to 3,000 ft before they leap out the plane together. He was seen to enjoy his first parachuting experience many... more

Pug puppy stolen in Leeds

Posted On 2011-08-25 03:08:28

Dillan the Pug, only 18 weeks old, was stolen from her house in Leeds in the middle of the night while her owners were asleep upstairs. The little puppy was taken from her home on Ebor Place in Hyde Park, as well as a laptop being stolen. Owner Katie Hanes... more

Keeping your furry friends cool in summer top tips

Posted On 2011-08-23 03:08:31

Everyone knows it can be very dangerous if your pet overheats in the top temperatures this summer. Make sure you keep your precious pets cool and calm with these few simple tips. Just the same as young children, make sure you keep your dog in the shade and avoid walking... more

Should dogs be allowed on caravan sites?

Posted On 2011-08-23 02:08:53

The Caravan Times website has launched an online debate over a year ago and you can still say your bit up to 26th Aug 2011. The online poll asks visitors to this website various questions on whether campers and caravanners think that dogs should or should not be allowed on... more

Missing dog is found 750 miles away from home

Posted On 2011-08-23 08:08:05

Miniature pinscher, Fadidle went missing eight months ago and has finally been found more than 750 miles away from home. The tiny dog had managed to travel across two states in America, ending up in San Diego, California. Faididle was handed in to San Diego Humane Society as a stray.... more