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Missing dog survives 45 days trapped on Dorset beach

A lost and injured dog spent 45 days trapped on a beach after falling from a cliff in Dorset. Shadow, an 18-month-old sharpei, was feared dead or stolen after slipping his harness on a clifftop walk near Eype in Dorset on 9 May. He was found emaciated and with a broken leg by holidaymakers on […]

Shopper fuming as owner of dog left in hot BMW rants ‘mind your own business’

Concerned shoppers trying to help a dog trapped inside a parked BMW were told to ‘f*** off’ and ‘mind their own business’ when the owner returned from shopping at Tesco. Temperatures peaked at 21°C on Tuesday when the Jack Russell was spotted showing ‘visible signs of distress’. Worried witnesses were reportedly about to smash the […]

Ashton Court DogFest Bristol.

Great to meet with  the local team at Bristol show last weekend.  Also great to meet with a few dogs and owners that the South West team helped to reunite.

The Tatton Hall Dogfest show.

Great to meet up with Karen, Justine ,Sharon and helper NickyB ( the night before as she could not make the show)  I was treated to a lovely Italian meal in Knutsford….Thank you Nicky! A great day despite the rain!

40 dogs rescued from squalid conditions at farm in Yorkshire

Between 30 and 40 dogs have been rescued from squalid conditions at a farm in Yorkshire. Police carried out an animal welfare warrant on the morning of Wednesday, June 26 to remove the animals from a farm in Gilberdyke, East Yorkshire. In the photographs, the dogs can be seen in large cages surrounded by rubbish […]

Dog tied to vehicle and dragged to death in barbaric act of cruelty

A dog was tied to the back of a vehicle and dragged to an agonising death, says the RSPCA. Inspectors from the animal charity are appealing for information after the body of a female French Bulldog was found in Brasenose Road, Bootle , on Monday June 17. Injuries on the helpless animal, which appeared to have recently given birth, […]

Shadow found after 45 days on a cliff with a broken leg

Gina our South West co-ordinator ( Poochpal) Had some lovely news on Sunday evening.  An over joyed owner of shadow rang with the great news shadow was home! Despite owners and Gina searching the cliffs and getting the lifeboat guys to search as well…there had been no sightings. On Sunday a couple came across Shadow  […]

Jack Russell pulls owner into bushes to find abandoned baby

A hero Jack Russell terrier managed to find a newborn girl abandoned in bushes. Macho tugged at his lead to pull his owner off the path and deep into the undergrowth in a park St Petersburg, Russia. The child, too weak to cry and suffering from hypothermia, was wrapped only in a T-shirt. ‘I felt […]

The Chow down challenge

To support the 130,000 dogs taken in by UK shelters every year, Paws.com – the pet wellbeing startup – is launching The Chow Down Challenge, a nationwide social media craze that will see 250,000 healthy meals being fed to shelter dogs across the UK by the end of the summer.   The Chow Down Challenge   […]

Dog abandoned with 5kg of matted fur rescued by the RSPCA

These before and after pictures show the amazing transformation of a dog that was abandoned with matted fur which was so bad it was impossible to tell what breed she was. The badly neglected dog was found in Hale Lane, Failsworth, near Manchester, just after midnight on Tuesday, June 11th. A member of the public […]

Ninja Area volunteer Lincolnshire

Sadly we have to report that Ninja has passed away this week at the young age of 49.  Alison our Lincoln shire Co-ordinator has written a moving tribute to her. “Julia was one of life’s unsung heroes working tirelessly behind the scenes for Doglost.  She was a modest person, never wanting recognition for the work […]

Fudge’s welcome home party.

Fudge was on a walk in Finseshades Wood, Corby in late May when she bolted.  Over the course of the next few days volunteers scoured the area but there was no sign of Fudge.  A lovely lady Isobel heard of Fudge’s plight & came across to the woods with her tracker dog Fin & they […]

Dog caught travelling with out a ticket at Banbury Railway station.

The staff at Banbury Railway Station got a surprise this morning when Lexi got off the train with no owner & they took to social media to find out who she was & why she was travelling alone! Volunteers from Doglost Oxfordshire were soon alerted & Area Volunteer Sarah set off to the station with […]

Marmite the dog was saved by vets after swallowing two whole kebabs

A dog was saved by vets after he swallowed two chicken kebabs with the wooden skewers still intact. Marmite the cocker spaniel ate the two kebabs behind his owner’s back. Unfortunately for the 11-year-old dog, he also swallowed the skewers and was soon in agony as they got stuck in his throat and stomach. His […]