Bulldog and her eight puppies stolen in Nottingham burglary

A French bulldog and her eight puppies have been stolen in a “targeted daytime burglary”, police said. The dogs were wearing coloured Velcro collars when they were taken from an address in Coppice Road, Arnold, Nottinghamshire, on Tuesday between 13:55 and 14:10 BST. The mother, Luna, has been described as grey or blue with a […]

Giant poodle becomes first dog in Spain to test positive for British variant of Covid

A giant poodle in Madrid has become the first dog in Spain to test positive for the British variant of coronavirus. The 14-year-old dog was asymptomatic but was found to be carrying the virus after a nasal swab conducted by the Veterinary Health Surveillance Center (VISAVET) at the Complutense University of Madrid.  Researchers examining the pet’s results found up […]

Russia starts rolling out Covid vaccinations for PETS in some of its regions

Several Russian regions have reportedly started vaccinating pets against Covid-19 at veterinary clinics.   The development was reported by RIA news agency on Wednesday, citing Russia‘s agricultural safety watchdog.   Russia said in March it had registered the world’s first vaccine for animals against Covid-19, named Carnivac-Cov.     Carnivac-Cov was developed by the Federal Centre for Animal Health, according to Russian […]