The Blog For Dogs

Animal testing.

Details Tuesday 27th February 2017, 4-6pm. Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House, Houses of Parliament, London SW1A 2JR. The All-party Parliamentary Dog Advisory Welfare Group (APDAWG)’s February meeting is a great opportunity to find out more about the use of dogs in animal experiments. You will have the chance to listen to short presentations & then ask […]

DogLost stats.

February 7th to February 13th, 2018. 151 reunited dogs. 244 new members. 25,498 Missing pet alerts sent to helpers. 2,089 comments left on missing pet profiles by helpers.

Jayne’s Journal.

Another busy week at HQ! Wonderful coverage yesterday on The Victoria Derbyshire show on BBC2. If you missed it see here… Debbie Matthews (vetsgetscanning, SAMPA and a well valued helper on DogLost)  did a great job of highlighting the problem…and as soon as it had been on we were inundated with local radio stations […]

Nero featured in local paper.

The gazette have launched an appeal to help find missing Dachshund Nero. Read more here… Follow Nero’s timeline here…

Rescue dog Pup on his first day out.

Dear all Pup the rescued lurcher is doing well and continues to gain weight, he now weighs just under 20kg. Almost a a whole kilo gained in two weeks. His weight gain may slow down a little now as he is excerising more and more each day. As you can see his muscle mass has […]

SAMPA welcomes the support of Dr Daniel Allen

SAMPA…the stolen and missing pets alliance are pleased to announce the backing of Dr Daniel Allen….please support his petition for tougher sentences for dog theft…in his words… Dog thefts increasingly feature in the national media, usually with focus on social media campaigns to reunite families with individual animals. In recent weeks, Morse the Border Terrier, […]

Dog theft featured today on BBC.

Stolen Scooby is being featured today on BBC Victoria Derbyshire programme along with Debbie Matthews from vets get scanning and a Member of SAMPA. Watch now… Sign the petition here…Together we can make a difference!   Read more here.   Follow Scooby’s timeline here…

Jayne’s Journal.

What a week! Again!   Just a little clue to where CJ our police co-ordinator is today…down in Dover. Adding to her library of being photographed with men in blue! ( this is an earlier photograph from years ago…expect more recent ones from today later!) Also on googling photos came up with this photo on the […]

Apppeal to save Ben.

Dear all Pictured is ben the whippet cross, he is 26 months old, currently he is at the PDSA in Gillingham kent. Suddenly he has started having seizures and it is believed he may have a tumour on his brain, which the pdsa cannot deal with. And he needs to see a specialist. Bens owner […]

DogLost stats.

January 31st to February 6th, 2018. 152 reunited dogs. 204 new members. 19,330 missing pet alerts sent to helpers. 1,794 comments left on missing pets by helpers.

Rescue dog Pup update and photos.

Dear all Our weekly update on pup the rescued lurcher. It is now weeks two since pup has been rescued, the sores on his feet have healed really well and the fur has begun to grow. So far he has passed all his assessments and is happy to live and play with children. His progress […]

Scooby to be featured on BBC Victoria Derbyshire show.

Tune into the Victoria Derbyshire program on Monday 12th February 2018 on BBC News Channel sometime between 09.30 and 10.00 Greg Dawson, news correspondence will be investigating Dog Theft and will be talking to Debbie Matthews from Stolen And Missing Pets Alliance (SAMPA), Bruce Forsyth’s Vets Get Scanning Petition, and the owner of stolen dog Scooby. […]

East Anglia dog owners beware of poisoning.

Several instances of dogs being poisoned on East Anglian beaches. Read more here… And here…

Charlie reunited after 5 years!

Charlie missing 5 years was reunited with ecstatic owner yesterday! Although microchipped owners details were not up to date….but thanks to the internet owners was located….And Charlie remembered his owner. Follow the timeline here…

Missing Meatball on Meridian news.

Video of missing Meatball on Meridian news. view here… Follow Meatballs timeline here…

Jayne’s Journal…

Expect sporadic service this afternoon! As Wales play Scotland! Phone will be on ansafone but all messages will be answered when I am able to press pause on the match! Could be an interesting game as 12 of the Welsh National squad are unable to play because of injury….so relying on playing with 10 members […]

Volunteer of the week goes to…

Gay Pieters! screen name Tuffenuff Dobermans. Gay has for 18 months posted similar found dogs to missing Chance …and finally struck lucky …reuniting Chance with his ecstatic owners yesterday. Chance had no microchip and would never have found his owners again without gay’s dedication. A huge well done to Gay…who rightly takes her place in […]