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Woman questioned over stolen French bulldog puppy

Officers have questioned a woman after a French bulldog puppy was stolen from a property in Bakersfield and are re-appealing for information as efforts continue to trace the animal. The lilac and tan coloured bitch was taken during a burglary which happened between 3pm and 5pm on Monday (31 August 2020). Detective Constable Colin Kirkup, […]

Rescue dog on the run in Chesterfield after 50-mile journey from home

The ‘nervous’ three-year-old male cross-breed, named Olly, was last seen on CCTV footage on Walton Back Lane. Olly – who had only been with his Ilkeston owner a few days after he was adopted from a foster kennel in Doncaster- bolted from her garden as she opened its gate on August 13. Helen Buckland – […]

Another media update from DogLost

Thanks to DogLost’s amazing Wayne May, we are once again featuring in the media over the next few days! Earlier this week, Wayne was very busy doing an interview for ITV (ready to be aired in the national news on Monday) – see below for some photos! Living the DogLost life, eh?! He’s been busy […]

Urgent Appeal from Slough Borough Council

The owners of an elderly dog found abandoned next to the Jubilee River in the pouring rain are being sought by the council. The drenched 13-year-old black Labrador with a greying muzzle was found by a member of the public on the footpath next to the river on Friday evening. He was wearing a brown […]

A massive thank you from the DogLost North West Fundraising Team

As some of you may be aware, the North West team set up a fundraising group a few weeks ago, in order to raise funds for much needed equipment. The first piece of equipment that we wanted to purchase was a Pulsar Helion XQ50F Thermal Imager, and we are absolutely delighted to tell you we […]


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Amazon delivery driver dives into pool and saves dog from drowning in water

An Amazon delivery driver saved a dog from drowning after spotting it struggling in a swimming pool. John Cassabria was dropping off parcels when he saw the 14-year-old Husky’s snout bobbing above the water at the home in Worburn, Massachusetts. The animal lover jumped over the garden fence, dived into the pool and pulled the […]

Rhyl lifeboat crew rescue seagull-chasing dog from sea

A lifeboat crew had to rescue a dog after it chased seagulls into the sea off Rhyl. The pet was about half a mile away from the shore by the time the RNLI crew reached it. The dog and its owner had gone for a walk along the front when the drama unfolded at about […]

Going for a Lake District walk with Max the Miracle Dog

Kerry Irving was confined to his house and considering suicide after suffering an excruciating back injury in a car accident. But then he met Max, a yard dog who gave him a new purpose in life. The BBC joined them for a walk in their native Lake District. Tewitt Tarn is an idyllic pond high […]

Medal for hero dog Kuno which saved soldiers’ lives in Afghanistan

A military dog who charged through enemy gunfire to save the lives of British soldiers fighting al-Qaeda in Afghanistan is to be awarded the animal equivalent of the Victoria Cross. During a raid, the Belgian Malinois named Kuno tackled a gunman and was hit by bullets in both back legs. After losing one of his […]

Battersea Dogs Home warns pets at risk from ‘perfect storm’

Animals in London could be at risk due to the financial impact of coronavirus on charities, animal hospitals and pet owners. Battersea Dogs and Cats Home says it fears a “perfect storm”, and projects it could lose more than £11m in the next 18 months. Animal charities including East Finchley-based All Dogs Matter are advising […]

Dogs found roaming in ‘appalling condition’ on A68 near Jedburgh

The Scottish SPCA has issued an appeal for information after 10 dogs were found on the A68 near Jedburgh. It said some of the animals were roaming loose, while others had been shut inside a derelict building. The charity was alerted to the incident on Sunday after the dogs were contained by staff at the […]

August – Volunteer of the Month

I am delighted to be able to offer this award to Claire Gresty! Claire works tirelessly (day and night) to help get the dogs home and supports every volunteer with any problems or worries they may have. She also provides exemplary leadership skills which helps the North West team strive & work well together. In […]

DogLost in the Media…

DogLost has featured on various TV channels across the world (in countries such as France, Norway, America, Germany, Russia, and Singapore). We have also been featured in articles on Yahoo News and The Wall Street Journal! Here’s a short video by France TV featuring Wayne May from; You can also have a listen to […]

Walkies could become the law for German dog owners

Taking your dog for walks twice a day for at least an hour in total could soon become the law in Germany. There could also be a ban on keeping dogs chained for long periods. Rules are also being devised to crack down on “puppy farms” by banning breeders from looking after more than three […]

RSPCA calls for more regulation in pet industry

Home footage has captured a dog walker hitting a pet in her care, as campaigners call for more regulation and licensing across the industry. Not all local authorities require dog walkers, trainers and groomers to have qualifications and licences to operate, say the RSPCA, and this can lead to some animals being put at risk. […]