Lost and Found C4

Stolen Rio featured on Scruffy little Terrier.

DogLost Appeal ~ Stolen Dog Rio, English Pointer  posted in: Dogs |  0 Stolen Rio ~ March 2018, Norfolk Rio, a handsome English Pointer was six years old when he was presumed stolen whilst out for a walk with his other doggie friends during a holiday in Norfolk. The Day He Was Stolen The family regularly visit Winterton-on-Sea, […]

Stolen Willow in the Shropshire Star.

Dog thefts in region increase by 37 per cent By Mat Growcott | Much Wenlock | Crime | Published: Mar 21, 2019 Dog owners are being warned to keep a watchful eye on their beloved pets after figures show that dog thefts in Shropshire increased by 37 per cent last year. The figures have been shared by not-for-profit organisation DogLost, which said […]

Dog missing for four days found in rabbit hole

A dog has been found stuck in a rabbit hole four days after going missing. Ralph, a young wire haired Dachshund from Haworth in West Yorkshire, disappeared while out on a walk last week. With the help of family and friends, owner Sarah McLellan spent days searching for her pet in the fields around their walking route. She also posted frantically on social media […]

Puppy’s ears chopped off by cruel owner who wanted more money for her

Two women have been banned from keeping dogs after giving their puppy a painful botched ear cropping job, stitched up with fishing line, so she was worth more money. Partners Dawn Hillbeck, 23, and Louise Hillbeck, 25, kept a number of American bully dogs with cropped ears at their home in Roxburghshire, Scotland. Their property […]

Melodramatic dog fakes own death in walk protest

A melodramatic dog stages his own death when taken the ‘wrong way’ for his walk. Begbie throws himself to the road and lies motionless if he gets a short route around the block, rather than his usual hour-long trip around fields. Dog walker Michele Bilsland is used to this behaviour, but strangers get alarmed – […]

DogLost helper will be at the pet rescue day in Shrewsbury.

Sharon Carrington and her lovely tracker dog, Bella, from Shrewsbury will be attending the Pet Rescue Day on Sunday 7th April, at The Quarry, Shrewsbury As well as talking to people about tracking, Sharon will also be highlighting lost & stolen dogs Please support her if you are in the area

Loyal labrador waits for owner outside hospital not knowing he is dead

This loyal dog has been waiting at the entrance to a hospital for over a week, unaware his owner is dead. Toto’s owner reportedly asked for him to be brought to his bedside so he could say a final goodbye. But when the six-year-old labrador’s owner passed away, none of his relatives took Toto with […]

Dog auditions open for Oz production

A theatre production of the Wizard of Oz is holding auditions for a special pooch that can look adoringly at Dorothy as she sings Over the Rainbow. The New Theatre Royal in Lincoln is staging the production in April. Artistic director Natalie Hayes-Cowley said those auditioning needed to be small, obedient, and not bark at […]

Dogs dumped by side of road in cage in Somerset

Two “soaking wet and very matted” dogs have been found dumped in a cage by the side of the road in Somerset. The dogs, who have been named Cashew and Almond by the RSPCA, were found by the A36 in Beckington at about 09:00 GMT on Sunday 3 March. They were not microchipped and are […]

Missing goat found 25 miles away catching tram to Manchester

A goat was found 25 miles away from home trying to catch a tram to Manchester. Belle, a pygmy goat, had been reported missing earlier that week. She was discovered at a tram station, waiting behind the yellow line with other commuters. It’s not clear how she came to be there, or if we’ve underestimated […]

Bopper the Whopper on hunt for home after weight loss

A border collie known as “Bopper the Whopper” is ready to be rehomed after shedding 10kg (22lb). Twelve-year-old Bopper weighed almost 50kg (8st) when he waddled into Gables Farm Dogs and Cats Home in Plymouth in November. Dubbed “Britain’s fattest dog”, he won fans around the world including Radio 1 DJ Greg James. Staff are looking […]

Study reveals the wolf within your pet dog

Wolves lead and dogs follow – but both are equally capable of working with humans, according to research that adds a new twist in the tale of how one was domesticated from the other. Dogs owe their cooperative nature to “the wolf within”, the study, of cubs raised alongside people, suggests. But in the course […]

Sled dogs go on strike mid-race when leader shouts at one of them

The leader of the famous Iditarod sled dog race had to drop out when his dogs refused to run anymore. Nicholas Petit had been favourite to win the 1,000-mile race across Alaska, but his dogs went on strike when he shouted at one of them. ‘I yelled at Joee. And everybody heard Daddy yelling. It […]

New pet theft bill petition

Please support the NEW petition to support the Pet (Theft) Bill. You can sign on this link:- https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/244530 Once you’ve signed & shared, please ensure you confirm your signature to ensure it counts ~ Thanks We need the Government to act now to protect our pets. A change in the law is necessary to deliver justice […]