The Blog For Dogs

Meet ‘unicorn’ puppy Rae

In these gloomy coronavirus times, we need some light in the darkness, and of course it comes in the form of dogs – what else? Please let us introduce the most adorable pooch in the entire world: Rae, the ‘unicorn’ puppy with one ear, placed in the middle of her forehead. After losing her ear due […]

#DogTheftAwarenessDay 2020

Today is #DogTheftAwarenessDay. #DogTheft continues to rise as criminals see this as a low-risk, high-reward crime. Please SHARE widely to help raise awareness & SIGN this new government petition which wants prison sentences for #PetTheft  🐾 🐾

Cocker Spaniel saved from cliff face in dramatic rescue

Coastguards rescued a dog that got stuck on a cliff-face in West Dorset. Both the West Bay and Lyme Regis Coastguard Rescue teams were alerted by Solent Coastguard NMOC (National Maritime Operations Centre) to reports of a dog that was trapped on the cliff face near Eype yesterday afternoon. The two year old Cocker Spaniel […]

Sausages used to save collie lost in Highlands forest

Mountain rescuers cooked sausages and bacon on a disposable barbecue to find a frightened dog in one of the remotest parts of the UK. Nell ran off on Sunday during the rescue of her owner and a fellow ultra marathon runner after they got into difficulty in Fisherfield Forest. Two members of Dundonnell Mountain Rescue […]

This week’s volunteer of the week goes to…

Emma Sparkes! Here’s why; From Amanda Jones…She’s always around to help and has reunited two dogs in the last two weeks. I would also like to personally nominate Emma for her innovative, new ideas for the blog and for her help when using new features on Excel! 🤣

Harley’s seven day runaway

From Lost Dog Recovery UK South… SAFE- HARLEY, a Romanian rescue escaped from his home on 27th February, the first sighting was 1.5 miles from home, so posters were quickly put up in surrounding villages, but it was hoped Harley would make his way back home to his German Shepherd friend Carrie. Subsequent sightings indicated […]

Boris, the 6ft Pyrenean mountain dog is bound to be a hit at Crufts!

He is over 6ft tall, described as ‘blond and nutty’ and enjoys being in front of the camera. Meet Boris – one of more than 70 Pyrenean mountain dogs hoping for glory at Crufts this week. And getting a big blond hound ready for judging is a huge task, as his owner Susan Reilly knows.  […]

The story of Twm the Border Collie

The time a community came together ❤️ I’d like to start by saying we cannot stress enough the importance of keeping our pets safe it’s a heartbreaking situation to be in as many know some are happy endings some are devastating. This is a happy story of the lovely Twm a young tri colour collie […]

Fern’s Law – Sign the petition

Many missing microchipped pets are never reunited as it’s optional to scan & check microchip registration. It’s time veterinary professionals, authorities and rescues checked pet & keeper match on the original database at a pets 1st consultation or yearly checkup. It’s their only chance to get homeMore details Vets can play a valuable role in […]


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Help us find STOLEN Spot! (NOW REUNITED)

A British bulldog puppy has been stolen by two men who held the owner at knifepoint during a morning walk. Weeks-old youngster Spot was snatched from his owner in Lullingstone Crescent, Orpington, yesterday at about 8.50am. As they approached the junction with Grovelands Road on a morning walk, two strangers got out of a white Mercedes […]

Dogs found in France, may have been stolen from UK

Translated from French… In the course of an investigation into fencing stolen property, investigators from the THOUARS brigade community discovered 23 dogs. 17 of them are not identifiable by microchip or tattoo: Dog no. 05: Female Setter type, estimated age 07 years old. Dog no. 06: Female Brittany Spaniel type, estimated age 07 years old. […]

How much for the doggy in the window?

Finally, a border collie from Northumberland has become the world’s most expensive sheepdog after being sold to an American ranch owner for £18,900.  Two-and-a-half year-old Megan was sold by shepherdess Emma Gray – who has represented England at the World Sheepdog Trials – at an auction in North Yorkshire on Friday.  “I had to ring […]

Volunteers saving China’s animals during Covid-19 outbreak

Volunteers in China say they’re struggling to keep up with the number of animals being abandoned as the country battles the virus outbreak.  More than 2,000 people in China have died and more than 78,000 infections have been reported in the country.  Pet owners who fall sick or are caught up in quarantine can’t take […]

Springer Ben is…REUNITED

From our friends at Missing Dogs Team Wales…💙When this handsome boy Ben escaped from his owners at Margam Crematorium on the 13th February it was an awful worry for his new owners Chris Lodwig and Mary Lodwig given that Ben was so close to the M4 and in fact, he was actually seen running the hard shoulder that […]

This week’s volunteer of the week goes to…

Jay Chambers! Here’s why; Jay stepped in to help Kie a 17-year-old dog, saving his life after being trapped in Brambles in stormy weather. She also in the same week went out Searching for Ben in BB area. While searching for Ben she rescued an Elderly searcher from falling in the river AND Rescued a […]