Dog rescued after being found swimming past oil rig 130 miles from shore.

This is the heartwarming moment a stranded dog was rescued after being found swimming in the Gulf of Thailand – 130 miles from the shore. Workers onboard an oil rig noticed the animal’s head poking out above the ripples as she paddled through the ocean last Friday afternoon. They called out to the exhausted mutt […]

Sapphire and Obie featured in Dogs Today magazine.

Thank you Dogs Today magazine for featuring stolen dogs Sapphire and Obie in this months issue of Dogs Today magazine. Obie the Weimaraner stolen from Portsmouth on the 11th December. Follow Obie’s DogLost timeline here… https://doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=138042 And Sapphire stolen from Stoke-on-Trent on the 3rd March. Follow Sapphires DogLost timeline here… https://doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=141079  

Men’s beards carry more germs than dogs do in their fur, a study has found.

Scientists looked at the levels of bacteria lurking in 18 men’s facial hair and 30 dogs from different breeds. ‘The researchers found a significantly higher bacterial load in specimens taken from the men’s beards compared with the dogs’ fur,’ Professor Andreas Gutzeit, of Switzerland’s Hirslanden Clinic, said. The study was designed to find out if […]