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The amazing world of pet accessories at Crufts

Households are feeling the financial squeeze but it seems we do not want to inflict the pinch on our pets. Weekly spending on pets, their food and accessories, has risen by 31% in two years, to total £148m in 2017, official figures reveal. It has proved a promising market for many dog-loving entrepreneurs, who have […]

‘Poo-shaming’ map hopes to tackle dog fouling

Fed-up village residents have come up with a “poo-shaming” map in a bid to tackle dog fouling. Dubbed Doodoowatch, the scheme allows locals in Wimblington, Cambridgeshire, to mark dumping spots on an interactive map. Amanda Carlin, who dreamt up the idea, said it was “not for the squeamish” as users can also upload photos of […]

DogLost dogs featured in Dogs Today magazine.

Thank you Dogs Today magazine for featuring missing Kahn and Daisy along with reunited chance…links and photos below. Kahn, Leonburger missing from Hockley, Essex. http://www.doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=120939 Daisy crossbreed missing from St Albans. http://www.doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=121603 And reunited Chance from leicestershire. http://www.doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=101499

Silky reunited photos and update.

Happy update from  Christina Cass Fb page….read more here… https://www.facebook.com/pg/epicdoguk/about/?ref=page_internal   SILKY UPDATE: YES! Woohoo!!! Silky has been caught! Alive, well, and reunited with her mum & dad ❤❤❤❤❤ MASSIVE massive shout out to Barry Mcgovaney, Maggie leuty, William Cochrane, Garry freeburn, Lyndsay brown, Dileas Macdonald, Andy Mcallion, Brian Acton, Jo Hall, and anyone else I […]

Missing Toby in the local papers.

An appeal for missing Toby the Cocker spaniel has been featured by the local paper read more here. https://www.gazettelive.co.uk/news/teesside-news/1000-reward-help-find-cocker-14314980 Follow Toby’s DogLost timeline here… http://www.doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=125399

Missing Monty in local press.

The hunt for Monty continues read more here… Searchers for the missing nine-month old whippet Monty are still hopeful he’ll be found, two weeks after he went missing. They set up a ‘humane cage’ over the weekend with a blanket from Monty’s owners and some beef and liver to help catch the young whippet who […]

two DogLost reunited dogs featured on Heart.

Reunited DogLost dogs Zee from Wales and Bailey from Croydon arefeatured in an article for LV insurance….read article here… https://www.lv.com/atheart/features/how-to-find-a-lost-pet Follow their DogLost timeline here… http://www.doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=124699 http://www.doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=123640&edit=true  

Puppy farming petition.

Tv vet Marc Abrahams asks you to support this petition. Hi APDAWG Supporters! URGENT ACTION REQUIRED Just wanted to make sure you were aware of the brand new Government e-petition calling for Lucy’s Law’s ban on puppies in pet shops and all commercial third party sellers launched this weekend which APDAWG endorses and supports 100%. So far […]

Pets for sale on Gumtree…

An article by guest blogger Jenkins .. .DogLost s  Admin for found dogs. “A few weeks, I wrote to Gumtree to complain about their “Free to Good Home” adverts and adverts with very low selling prices.   I sent them a picture of a dog that has been used for dog baiting to let them understand […]

We all love a happy ending!

Read this lovely story in The Daily Mail today and thought I would share with you…read more here… http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5445451/Collie-saves-life-puppy-dumped-bin.html

Another dog rescued from falling off a cliff.

Well done the Newquay RNLI!  I loved the lifeboat guy coaxing the dog in…Obviously a dog lover!…so gentle…giving his hand so the dog could smell…coaxing in with encouraging words…then you see where the dog was! When the camera focused down! Watch the video here… https://www.facebook.com/rnli/videos/10155632882313999/?hc_ref=ARSJoyeCrq633iq_ESoOMVpRT0YbFtX9wTb0sz5q27GLTR_CBw54L_aDZUUmDxyY00g We  at DogLost have in the last 10 days  have […]

Kent police and DogLost working together.

I am really excited to give you this update from CJ our police co-ordinator after her last meeting with Kent police and would like to take this opportunity to congratulate the Kent police co-ordinators CJ,Wayne and Sherlock Bones for the many years of liasing with police to get to this ground breaking  initiative….in her own […]

Keep your dogs on leads near cliffs.

We at DogLost are hearing of more and more cases of dogs being walked off lead near cliffs…and would like to share this article with you warning dogowners to keep their dogs on a lead. https://www.cornwalllive.com/news/cornwall-news/puppy-dies-after-falling-cliffs-1259562

Is owning a dog good for your health?

A new study suggests canine-lovers could be 23% less likely to die from heart disease – or it could just be that healthier people prefer dogs…read more… https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2017/dec/04/is-owning-a-dog-good-for-your-health

Our dog heros in the National press!

The rescue teams kind actions are being highlighted in the Daily Mail….read more here… http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5424921/Hero-mountaineer-risks-life-save-two-dogs.html   And now on youtube news… https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mmMSecf1HNs And now in the german press… https://www.nieuwsblad.be/cnt/dmf20180223_03373093 And the sun and the Mirror!

Article in media about the rescue.

Climber enlists public’s help to rescue dogs stranded on Helvellyn for two days Bob Smith, Editor Thursday 22 February 2018 03:38 PM GMT No subsequent updates have been made Jump to comments  Cash and Lilah safe back on Helvellyn’s summit. Photo: Scott Pilling Climbers have rescued two dogs that were stuck for two day in […]