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The following dogs are featured in the DogLost column in the current issue of The Countryman’s Weekly. For further details on each dog, enter the 6 digit DogLost ID in the search box on the website:

Missing dog: Ozzie lost round Haverfordwest Race Course

Can you help find a lost dog? Ozzie the cross brown/white/black beagle went missing from the Haverfordwest Race Course area on Monday, April 26. He was sighted at Portfield Gate at 1pm on the same day. Ozzie is wearing a black harness and is microchipped. Owner Georgia Jarvis has warned that Ozzie is a rescue […]

Pet Theft Reform update from Debbie Matthews of Vets Get Scanning and SAMPA

Absolutely delighted to see the Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill pass the Lords Committee Stage. All reunited stolen dogs have suffered greatly by their theft and some by their incarceration in puppy breeding establishments, we hope this will make dog thieves think about the way they treat stolen pets and that the courts take into account not […]

Half price first aid courses

Just a quick note to let you know this GENUINE HALF PRICE offer ends this weekend. This is the perfect opportunity for cat and/or dog lovers to learn how to save lives.An Online Dog first aid courseClick here for more information – Online Cat first aid courseClick here for more information. – are the first truly national […]

Paris reunited after 2 years

A STOLEN chihuahua has been reunited with her owner two years after being taken. Burglars broke into a Gorse Hill address in October 2019 and took the female pet along with some household items. Despite their best efforts, Wiltshire Police could not find the stolen dog. Then suddenly, earlier this month, the original owner received a letter […]

Bolton dognappers

THE increase in dog thefts in Bolton and across the country is a major concern as criminals prey on owners’ beloved pets. North west volunteer police liaison officer for charity DogLost, Claire Gresty, from Bolton, said the number of reported thefts have risen rapidly in the last year. After the lockdown was introduced in March […]

First aid courses for dogs.

The Canine First Aid Company Ltd has been successfully running for five years but this has been the strangest year ever (dire actually) and like so many others there is seemingly a light at the end of the tunnel.  We are back and offering our courses from July onwards.  We had two courses before lockdown – Successful […]

Man has axe held to his throat when dognappers stole his puppy.

A terrified dog owner had an axe held up to his throat as three thugs raided his home for his American bulldog puppy. David Waters, 20, and partner Caitlyn Maley, 21, only had Cairo for two weeks, and had not even taken him for his first walk. The couple now fear the dognappers spotted Cairo, […]

Up date from Graham at Drone SAR.

FOREIGN RESCUES and TRACKERS Firstly this post is NOT a dig at any foreign rescue or any dogs coming into the country where ever they are from. We are here for ALL missing dogs, but every now and then we will get a large number of overseas rescue dogs coming into the country and inevitably […]

Are we getting close to compulsery scanning?

Aricle published in Todays Daily Telegraph. Are we getting close to compulsory scanning and checking of microchips? In the Telegraph today 🥰Cats to be microchipped by law in Government crackdown on pet theftsPolice figures show that number of cats being stolen has risen by 12.3 per cent during the Covid pandemicAll 10 million cats in […]

Woman pushed to ground and her dog is stolen.

A family has been left ‘heartbroken’ after their sausage dog was violently snatched by two men while out for a walk. One of the thieves tackled the woman to the ground before the other yanked two-year-old Minnie by the lead and bundled her into a car.  The unnamed owner reportedly heard her beloved dachshund ‘crying’ […]


The following dogs are featured in the DogLost column in the current issue of The Countryman’s Weekly. For further details on each dog, enter the 6 digit DogLost ID in the search box on the website:


Theft-by-Finding is a major crime for cat and dog owners. #MissingCatsDay recognises that cat theft is a serious issue. Use the hashtag above to share and view other missing and stolen cats. Read the new ‘Cat Theft Report 2021’ and see the stats:…/cat-theft…#PetTheftReform

Dog Theft Report – Crimewatch Live

Earlier this week, on the 18th March 2021, the BBC One show “Crimewatch Live” covered a special report into the incredibly concerning rise in dog theft across the UK. You can view the 7-minute report below: Featured image by Fungai Tichawangana from Pixabay.

Pet Theft AWARENESS and The Dog Union

The ninth annual national #PetTheftAwarenessWeek concludes tomorrow with #MissingCatsDay – Thank you to everyone who has shared the posts and promoted the campaign. The Dog Union has offered several different letter templates (which you can personalise) to different leading figures who hold the keys to our call for ‘Pet Theft’ to be a specific crime […]