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Tales from Admin…

My Head hurts! All my co-ordinators know my least favourite phone call is one that  after I have picked up the phone and  replied DogLost and asked how I can help…The person ringing responds with  ” Well its like this like”…..you would be surprised how many I get! Firstly… never been able to work out […]

Blog for Dogs updates.

Well slowly we are getting there with the blog…I should have learnt my lesson with the Website years ago….I have been asking myself for years why I thought I could set up a website when I had never even been on a computer before…. …And here I go again setting up a Blog without ever […]

Tales from admin…

The reality of sending email alerts out for missing dogs… In the last month 83,602 missing email alerts sent to our members to share….How is this done..automation? Well not really…here is the recipe… INGREDIENTS: 1 collins postcode atlas. 1 wall mounted 3′ x 5′  map of london postcodes. 1 magnifying glass. 1 pen. 1 notebook. […]

Dogs of Christmas past 2014

I rember this well! It was amazing to be able to ring owners with the good news Doug would be home for Christmas after 10 months…When the vets scanned Doug with halo scanner it came up with ring Doglost as our lost dogs chip numbers are channeled into Halo scanner….Read the timeline here…Its good reading! […]

Dogs of Christmas past 2015.

Ask the owner of any missing dog the time of year that they dread most and they’ll say Christmas. That stocking full of presents that won’t get opened or that empty food dish that won’t be filled. So DogLost is pleased to bring some Christmas cheer with more than 150 dogs reunited in the week […]

Tomorrow is D day!

…Tomorrow is Developer day! Hence D day! We have lots of things lined up to be done…small changes that we are doing monthly to the DogLost site… so not too much of a shock to members ( or me!  A total technophobe!)…If anyone remembers how the site looked 6 months ago you will agree it […]

Dogs of Christmas past 2016.

Photos by kind permission of the photographer…see more here…some  really lovely  photos! http://peterthorpephotography.blogspot.co.uk/2014/12/seasons-greetings.html Lets start with one of last years great Christmas reunions. What would your best ever Christmas present be ?” said DogLost’s Jayne Hayes as she called the owner of a Pug stolen more than two years ago. Owner Maurice Loscombe couldn’t quite […]

What a week at HQ…

Where do I start? Lots of dogs back….some  DogLost dogs reunited on Channel 4 Lost and found each day…But feedback I am getting from people who have seen the show is they are only showing the reunited dogs….rather than the ones that were filmed and are still missing…It would really have helped owners to have […]

Sandokan reunited after 4 years.

Great news! Thanks Halo scanners and thanks for linking to the DogLost database so when the vets scanned it came up with ring DogLost…and we were able to provide contact details….Thank you Davidsons vets of Nottingham for calling and supplying a reunited photo….Please remember Jasmine who went missing at the same time and share… http://www.doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=58050#.WilneEpl_tQ

Catch up from admin…

Exciting news to start with….A vets has just called to say they scanned a French bulldog with halo scanner and it came up with ring doglost as reported missing to us….Checked the chip number and Sandokan went missing 4 years ago! Trying to contact owner but no answer…Jan has managed to find owner on FB […]

Is this a Nellie Doodles sketch?

Yes it is!   Thanks  to  Kent co-ordinator BB451 We have permission to use…more exciting news is that a limited signed edition print has been donated to the DogLost Facebook auction page! http://www.facebook.com/groups/doglostauctionpage/ If you were wondering what to get the friend with everything…maybe the print below would be the perfect present…To see more of Nellies […]

The dog and Bone…

More tales from DogLost admin… Phone call to Doglost…I answer with “Good morning DogLost”…they say is that DogLost? …I reply yes…they reply sorry wrong number??? Am still trying to work that one out! And on a daily basis…I will be on the phone to an owner and ask them if they have rung the local […]

Tales from admin.

I am sure people think Admin have a crystal ball! The number of times we have an email stating “my dog is lost can you put on site please?” ….And thats it!  No name,breed,date missing,contact details…where missing from etc…So admin have to reply listing all the information needed…and it comes through in dribs and drabs […]

Jaynes Journal.

Just a quick blog as rugby about to start….Sorry using same old photos as despite now having mastered how to take a shot on my selfie kids camera…Now have to get them on the laptop…I seem to have downloaded them but cant find where they are for now… Anyone watch Gogglebox last night?  Not quite […]

jaynes Journal

Why do I have a photo of a shop as tile header?  Its a local shop that at the moment is printing some sample t -shirts, sweatshirts, fleeces for us…due to collect today/tomorrow and will be wearing one each day so you can see what you think of them… Yesterday we had the best blog […]

Jaynes Journal.

And what an exciting ,busy day! Great footage on channel 4 Lost and found for missing dogs…Sarah did us proud! see the Creme tile for link to view. I was hoping to have mastered the selfie camera by now …sadly not!…so you are stuck with the recurring image.. See the shop has now been added […]

Jaynes Journal.

Need I say more?   Gearing up for Wales V New Zealand this afternoon. …Scotland almost won last week so we need to show the All Blacks some Welsh spirit now….Bring out the dragons!!! This week we had some sad news about Glynafon passing away…Thank you everyone for your kind comments the family really appreciate your […]

Jaynes journal.

Oh dear after a week of Mum taking photos  of me  for the blog….which either I am in shadow or look like a vampire because of the flash…when she can find the camera! something had to be done… Decided yesterday to buy a selfie camera! Its just arrived! Now anyone that knows me will be […]

Christmas is coming

Apologies for late update.  A very busy day again with missing dogs….I  have to provide a photo with each message…so scheduled Mum in for her camera at 10 am……as you can see its dark by the time she found the camera! Like Mother like daughter!  Also think help needed with flash as look like a […]

More goodies on the Doglost auction site…

New items on the  doglost FB auction page…do join now so you dont miss out… Many thanks lesley for making these for us…So those who did not manage to secure some lovely  decorations last week…here are some more.  

OMG its a ticket for twickers….

Alison… Admin and Lincolnshire co ordinator has a ticket for the England V Australia rugby match!!! Luckily Alison is being driven down by her husband Mark as its his birthday treat….and will not be making her usual entry strapped to a fit sky diver… http://news.doglost.co.uk/2014/06/jumping-for-doglost/ Envious?  Moi?…. What ever gave you that idea?