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Owner’s worry for beloved dogs following poisoning in Brighton

A pet owner has described the terrifying moment his dogs collapsed from poisoning. Jim Doyle, 64, was walking with his smooth-haired fox terriers Eric and Rosie at Sheepcote Valley in Brighton when they suddenly became ill. He raced them to Coastway Vets, where they needed life-saving treatment. It supports the news that another dog had to be […]


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:

Lurcher reunited after a quick stop on the sofa

Email from Gina (Poochpal)… He escaped at 11:00 from Omagh, Armagh the dog unit bought him back to Omagh  and lost him at the park and ride, where he ran till Omagh SuperValu at 6.30. Copied from Lurcher Appreciation Facebook group; “So this d******d done a runner today when postman  let him out went 30 […]

Gretel’s reunited after Downton Abbey adventure!

Gretel escaped the family car after a traffic accident on the A34 in Berkshire on 28 December near Highclere Castle also known as Downton Abbey. Local volunteers were scambled and put up posters across the area including (bravely) the local pub! Drone pilots got into the air and the local DogLost team scoured the countryside […]

December 2019 Stats (All Areas)

From Emma Sparkes… To date in December alone we have over 500 dogs reunited on the website…amazing work done by volunteers, supporters and partners particularly over the festive season when so many are preparing for family visits. And the breed with the most reunited entries is the naughty Spaniel – so Springers, Cockers, Sprockers and […]

How you and your pet can both enjoy New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve is typically a time of fun, frolics and fireworks. Many celebrate with friends and family, ending the year with a bang. However fun it may be for humans, New Year’s Eve can be a time of stress and anxiety for our pets. Dogs, cats and rabbits are particularly sensitive to noise. At […]

Dogs mysterious condition solved

A dog owner was left distraught as his dog grew sick, but vets soon discovered he actually had a rare genetic disease. Paul Tweedie, 53, from Carlisle, was distraught when he discovered that Angus, his Boerboel puppy, seemed to be growing sick. Angus had a large bony lump protruding from his jaw and was losing his […]

RSPCA’s unluckiest dog finds forever home in Cornwall

Noushka, the RSPCA’s unluckiest dog has potentially spent her last Christmas in the kennel, as she has been reserved for adoption. The seven-year-old Alaskan malamute cross has been at the RSPCA Ashley Heath Animal Centre since September 2017, but she is now set for a move to Cornwall on New Year’s Eve to what will hopefully […]

Three dogs are very happy to share their owner with you to help find dogs.

Pleased to welcome Will onboard as area volunteer for Hampshire/Dorset borders…Here is what Will has to say… Hi to all reading this blog, my name is Will and I joined DogLost (as a helper) last year when I started scrolling through online selling sites such as Gumtree and Shpock, discovering missing cat and dog ads […]

Puppy stolen at knife-point during morning walk with owner

A six-month-old Labradoodle has been stolen at knife-point during a morning walk. Waffle had been with his owner at a park in St Austell, Cornwall, at around 7am when a man approached them and threatened her with a knife. The man is described by Devon and Cornwall Police as being around 5ft 8in and dressed […]

Bournemouth dog nearly dies eating Christmas tree decorations

A dog that ate 34 gingerbread Christmas tree decorations has undergone three hours of life-saving surgery. Marley, a seven-year-old Labrador, took the ornaments, with ribbons attached, from his owner’s Bournemouth kitchen. Owner Rachael Bulmer said she rushed him to a veterinary hospital after he seemed to go into shock. Vets from the PDSA animal charity […]