Professional Dog Walkers Charter in the New Forest

The New Forest National Park has become one of the first to introduce a Professional Dog Walkers Charter, it builds upon the Dog Walking Code to reflect the additional responsibility in which professional dog walkers hold. All professional dog walkers that walk in the New Forest National Park are encouraged to abide by the best […]

Not all heroes wear capes – meet Ambulance Care Assistant, Kieran!

Kieran Lees works as an Ambulance Care Assistant with the Patient Transport Service, based at the Fazakerley station in Liverpool. On Christmas Day, Kieran spotted an incredibly anxious patient outside the Accident & Emergency unit of Aintree Hospital. He spoke with the patient and heard how desperate he was because he had no one to […]

Dognapping gangs targeting lone women as puppies are now worth more than drugs

Two women have reported separate incidents of suspected attempted dognappings, with one of them confronted by menacing men in a van Lone women walking puppies are being targeted by organised crime gangs as the value of their animals soars in lockdown. Pedigree breeds can fetch up to £3,500 on the black market as breeders struggle […]