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Marmite the dog was saved by vets after swallowing two whole kebabs

A dog was saved by vets after he swallowed two chicken kebabs with the wooden skewers still intact. Marmite the cocker spaniel ate the two kebabs behind his owner’s back. Unfortunately for the 11-year-old dog, he also swallowed the skewers and was soon in agony as they got stuck in his throat and stomach. His […]

Preston dog attack: Man arrested after woman dies.

A man has been arrested following the death of woman a week after she was attacked by a dog. Sharon Jennings, 55, was bitten on the hand and neck when she intervened in a fight between her pet and another dog in Brookfield, Preston, on 31 May. A 49-year-old man from Preston has been arrested […]

Woman dies after being bitten by dog while defending her own pet

A woman has died after being bitten by a dog who was attacking her pet. Sharon Jennings, 55, was walking her dog in Preston, Lancashire, when her dog got into a fight with another one on Friday May 31. Lancashire Constabulary said she was bitten on the hand and neck while trying to defend her […]

Loki and Pippen appeal by Scruffy little terrier.

Stolen Loki & Pippin ~ 17 April 2019, Kineton, Warwick Looking at photos of Loki and Pippin you can’t imagine how they would be fur-pals, as their comical difference in size would suggest that they just couldn’t conceivably be firm friends but they were, and they really loved each other’s company. Some would say, they […]

Police dog Finn’s law comes into force

A new law named after a police dog which recently appeared on Britain’s Got Talent has come into effect. German shepherd Finn was stabbed and seriously hurt as he protected PC Dave Wardell from an attacker in 2016. Nicknamed “Finn’s Law”, the new legislation makes it harder for those who harm service animals to claim […]

Dogs mirror stress levels of their owners, study finds

Being stressed will cause your dog to suffer from anxiety too, a study has found. Researchers at Linköping University in Sweden examined how stress levels in dogs are influenced by lifestyle factors and the people they live with. The levels were recorded over several months by measuring the concentration of a stress hormone, cortisol, in […]

The Sun features DogLost missing dogs

Thank you to the Sun newspaper for featuring 4 of our missing dog owners. Read more here… http://DOG HELL Inside Britain’s stolen dog epidemic where pets are forced into cruel puppy farms

How to spot and prevent skin cancer in dogs

Summer is just around the corner, and one thing that’s very important to remember when the hot weather approaches is to look after your dog. The sun can be very harmful to dogs, causing skin damage and even cancer. Richard Setterwall, general manager at Rover.com, a dog walking and sitting service, says that over the […]

Missing Brace featured in the local press.

‘Substantial’ reward offered to find Guildford beagle missing for two months The 15-month-old escaped from a dog sitting farm. The owners of a beagle that has been missing from Guildford for nearly two months have offered a “substantial finder’s fee”  for its safe return. There have been no confirmed sightings of the 15-month-old beagle, named Brace, since […]

You can now buy your dog a luxury home with in-house treat dispensers

A company has launched a new range of luxury dog kennels that cost up to £170,000. The kennels – which are actually dog houses – have been released by Hecate Verona, and feature heating, air conditioning, treat dispensers and a conference calling system so the dog and its owner can communicate with eachother. The plush […]

Appeal for stolen Toby in local paper

Ple4ase share the appeal for Toby missing since December from Orford, Warrington.   https://www.warringtonguardian.co.uk/news/17674559.toby-the-missing-chihuahua-from-orford-has-not-been-seen-in-six-months/?ref=fbs Follow Toby’s DogLost timeline here… https://doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=138146

We’re big fans of these two-legged dogs who absolutely love each other

These two dogs were born without their front legs, but the older dog, Nessie, has been helping younger pup Frankie Lou get to grips with the deformity. Theresa Loyacano welcomed the two adorable dogs into her home in Katy, Texas, to give them a ‘full happy life.’ Nessie and Frankie Lou McNubbins were both born […]

‘Dangerous’ raccoon dog escape prompts police warning

Two “potentially dangerous” raccoon dogs have escaped from an enclosure. It is believed the Japanese mammals – also known as tanukis – dug out of the pen in Big Lane, Clarborough, at about 06:00 BST on Tuesday. One was photographed a short time later at a nearby farm and is reported to have attacked a […]