Tag: charity

A dog is for life, not just for Christmas slogan turns 35

Posted On 2013-12-18 01:12:54

We have all heard the slogan, a dog is for life, not just for Christmas and this month marks 35 years since it was originally coined. Clarissa Baldwin OBE, chief executive of the Dogs Trust, came up with it to highlight the plight of puppies that are given as Christmas... more

Dogs Trust to get food help

Posted On 2013-09-03 12:09:32

The Dogs Trust has agreed an innovative three-year deal with Pets At Home that will see £2 million worth of dog food donated to the charity. It will be used to feed abandoned canines and will allow the charity to cut back drastically on its expenses. Every dog will also... more

A cat survives 2.5 inch needle stuck in her neck

Posted On 2010-05-07 02:05:13

A cat from South London suffered quite a trauma when got a needle caught in her jaw. Marley the mog, accidently speared herself with a darning needle. The needle pierced her mouth and only just missed her jugular and windpipe. Her owner Thomas Ward, 27 had spotted that Marley had... more