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Labrador dog ‘recovering’ after eating its lead

A Labrador is recovering at home after scoffing its entire lead during a 15-minute car journey. Max left only the metal end after tucking in while his owners Brian and Christine Hillman were not watching. They took him to the emergency Vets Now clinic in Newport where a team of specialists recovered the lead, which […]

Bedfordshire dog kennels thefts: Woman arrested after animals stolen

A woman has been arrested after dogs worth “about £50,000” were stolen from kennels. The theft of eight dogs from Wilden in Bedfordshire happened on Sunday 13 September, police said. Police said there had been a number of attempted dog thefts in the region and owners should “remain vigilant”. The woman, in her 20s and from […]

Wolfie Reunited Video & Fundraiser

You can check out the truly heartwarming video of Wolfie as he’s reunited with his devoted owner, Mervyn, below… You can also donate to Wolfie’s fundraiser for DogLost here.

Latest LICKS Award – Greg Smith

Story from Drone SAR… Hello, I am Greg Smith, a drone pilot associated with Drone Search & Rescue for Lost Dogs. Drone SAR is a Facebook group created and managed by Graham Burton which coordinates with non-profit organisation, DogLost.co.uk. This is a short story about finding Jack. Jack is a small terrier and was out […]

Girl, 3, with brain damage walks marathon with assistance dog

A three-year-old girl with severe brain damage has walked the distance of a marathon with the help of her assistance dog. Izzy was born 16 weeks premature and has a complex neurodisability, which means she cannot talk or walk unaided. Using a harness attached to her mum, Izzy managed to cover the distance of more […]

Dog thefts in Midlands soar by 65% during lockdown

A voluntary organisation that tries to reunite owners with their stolen and missing pets says it’s seen a big rise in the number of dog thefts during lockdown. Last year more than 170 cases were referred to DogLost UK by owners who’d reported a dog theft to the police, but this year by mid August […]

Searches for dog swept over waterfall near Fort William

More than 20 people have been helping to look for a dog that has been missing since Saturday after being swept over a waterfall. Angus Curran’s springer spaniel, Angus, was being walked by a friend when the accident happened at Lower Falls in Glen Nevis, near Fort William. A trained sniffer dog picked up what […]

Dogs rescued after being found in ‘poor conditions’

More than 90 dogs – some of them dead – have been found in “poor conditions” in Blaenau Gwent, police said. Officers visited a property in Tredegar with the RSPCA at 19:00 BST on Tuesday in a proceeds-of-crime inquiry. A 42-year-old woman from the town was arrested on suspicion of acquiring, using, or possessing criminal […]

Woman questioned over stolen French bulldog puppy

Officers have questioned a woman after a French bulldog puppy was stolen from a property in Bakersfield and are re-appealing for information as efforts continue to trace the animal. The lilac and tan coloured bitch was taken during a burglary which happened between 3pm and 5pm on Monday (31 August 2020). Detective Constable Colin Kirkup, […]

Rescue dog on the run in Chesterfield after 50-mile journey from home

The ‘nervous’ three-year-old male cross-breed, named Olly, was last seen on CCTV footage on Walton Back Lane. Olly – who had only been with his Ilkeston owner a few days after he was adopted from a foster kennel in Doncaster- bolted from her garden as she opened its gate on August 13. Helen Buckland – […]

Another media update from DogLost

Thanks to DogLost’s amazing Wayne May, we are once again featuring in the media over the next few days! Earlier this week, Wayne was very busy doing an interview for ITV (ready to be aired in the national news on Monday) – see below for some photos! Living the DogLost life, eh?! He’s been busy […]

Urgent Appeal from Slough Borough Council

The owners of an elderly dog found abandoned next to the Jubilee River in the pouring rain are being sought by the council. The drenched 13-year-old black Labrador with a greying muzzle was found by a member of the public on the footpath next to the river on Friday evening. He was wearing a brown […]

A massive thank you from the DogLost North West Fundraising Team

As some of you may be aware, the North West team set up a fundraising group a few weeks ago, in order to raise funds for much needed equipment. The first piece of equipment that we wanted to purchase was a Pulsar Helion XQ50F Thermal Imager, and we are absolutely delighted to tell you we […]

DOGS FEATURED IN THE COUNTRYMAN’S WEEKLY

The following dogs are featured in the DogLost column in the current issue of The Countryman’s Weekly. For further details on each dog, enter the 6 digit DogLost ID in the search box on the website: http://www.doglost.co.uk

Amazon delivery driver dives into pool and saves dog from drowning in water

An Amazon delivery driver saved a dog from drowning after spotting it struggling in a swimming pool. John Cassabria was dropping off parcels when he saw the 14-year-old Husky’s snout bobbing above the water at the home in Worburn, Massachusetts. The animal lover jumped over the garden fence, dived into the pool and pulled the […]

Rhyl lifeboat crew rescue seagull-chasing dog from sea

A lifeboat crew had to rescue a dog after it chased seagulls into the sea off Rhyl. The pet was about half a mile away from the shore by the time the RNLI crew reached it. The dog and its owner had gone for a walk along the front when the drama unfolded at about […]