The Blog For Dogs

Welcome Anne! New area volunteer in Central.

I am delighted to introduce Anne Haywood as an area volunteer for the West Midlands area, also providing support in other areas of the Central Region. Anne has been working hard to help lost & stolen dogs in our area for some time and I’m thrilled that she has agreed to take on this role within the Doglost team! You will see Anne on our main website doglost.co.uk posting as Anne and […]

Stolen Morse on BBC South East.

Please share to help Morse get home for Christmas.  Thank you BBC for covering this family’s plight. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-england-kent-42392658/marden-family-heartbroken-over-stolen-dog And the Daily Mail… http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5194789/Father-Christmas-letter-dog-stolen-Kent-home.html And the Sun… Tot pens heartbreaking letter to Santa to find his stolen puppy See more details and the share button here…. http://www.doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=123185#.Wjj03N9l_gw Thank you! Together we can make a difference!

Jaynes journal.

Sorry for late posting! Not a lot of dogs in today …but loads of phone calls! I intended to do my Christmas shopping today…but never happened! I am glad to see the blog is getting how we want it to be! And coming soon above the catergory list will be two fixed tiles for Thunderclaps […]

Tales from Admin…

My Head hurts! All my co-ordinators know my least favourite phone call is one that  after I have picked up the phone and  replied DogLost and asked how I can help…The person ringing responds with  ” Well its like this like”…..you would be surprised how many I get! Firstly… never been able to work out […]

OMG! raffle for dogs on FB?

Have had several emails from concerned doglovers about a person raffling off dogs on FB…more than one! Dont know if a hoax…but if you see any more posts do send link to stolen@doglost.co.uk. Here is a link to one such post… https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10211904735627417&set=gm.1556124107809045&type=3&theater&ifg=1  

Blog for Dogs updates.

Well slowly we are getting there with the blog…I should have learnt my lesson with the Website years ago….I have been asking myself for years why I thought I could set up a website when I had never even been on a computer before…. …And here I go again setting up a Blog without ever […]

Kyra on Lost and found Channel 4.

21 days missing…what an ordeal for the owner especially as owner because of a foot injury could not get out to look…Thankfully she had some good friends out looking. And found only 400 foot from her house…disorientated…And lost a lot of weight.  

Suspicious vehicle alert Ledbury area.

Man yesterday in dirty white transit van, brummie accent, red hoodie, dark beanie trying to stop people with dogs (partic. spaniels) and aggressively asking to buy them. One woman took to the fields to avoid him. Also seen driving round looking at houses with dogs,…Ledbury Dymock area. HR8,GL18. Please share to local groups.

DogLost Monthly stats.

November 1st to November 30th. 746 dogs reunited. 879 new members. 108,437 Missing dog alerts sent to helpers. 4,482 Blog views.

Jewels on Lost and Found Channel 4.

Great to see Jewels/Jules on the programme. So unusual for a retriever  to be out for so long. I actually caught sight of myself for a few seconds on camera at HQ! Read more here… http://www.doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=105543#.WjNTPt9l8vg

Bolt on Lost and found Channel 4.

Welcome home Bolt! Sorry cannot blog….As other calls coming in with missing dogs…so could not watch the show….Bolt back thats great! would have loved to see the trap..but have not seen the programme ….Please those that did  up date us! Thanks.

Tales from admin…

The reality of sending email alerts out for missing dogs… In the last month 83,602 missing email alerts sent to our members to share….How is this done..automation? Well not really…here is the recipe… INGREDIENTS: 1 collins postcode atlas. 1 wall mounted 3′ x 5′  map of london postcodes. 1 magnifying glass. 1 pen. 1 notebook. […]

Dogs of Christmas past 2014

I rember this well! It was amazing to be able to ring owners with the good news Doug would be home for Christmas after 10 months…When the vets scanned Doug with halo scanner it came up with ring Doglost as our lost dogs chip numbers are channeled into Halo scanner….Read the timeline here…Its good reading! […]

Police recover stolen Ruby.

On the 3rd December Sophie the owner of Ruby stopped off at Rivington services for a break and her worst  nightmare happened…Ruby  her precious  Dachshund …went missing  from out side the services where she had been tied up…Ruby  had recently had an operation  and still had the bandages on. Owners checked on CCTV and were […]

DogLost stats.

December 6th to December 12th. 155 dogs reunited. 235 new members. 20,828 missing dog alerts sent to helpers.

Basil on Lost and found Channel 4.

Good to see Basil was Microchipped and his details were up to date…Makes reuniting dogs so much easier. Owners please remember to update your dogs details if you move house or change telephone number….We find at Doglost around 20% of chipped dogs details are out of date so advise owners to contact the chip company […]

Dogs of Christmas past 2015.

Ask the owner of any missing dog the time of year that they dread most and they’ll say Christmas. That stocking full of presents that won’t get opened or that empty food dish that won’t be filled. So DogLost is pleased to bring some Christmas cheer with more than 150 dogs reunited in the week […]

Tomorrow is D day!

…Tomorrow is Developer day! Hence D day! We have lots of things lined up to be done…small changes that we are doing monthly to the DogLost site… so not too much of a shock to members ( or me!  A total technophobe!)…If anyone remembers how the site looked 6 months ago you will agree it […]

Cooper on Lost and found Channel 4.

I remember Cooper really gave us the run around!…lots of sightings reported into admin and on Coopers page. We ended up sending out 4 different sets of alerts covering 17 London postcodes because of Coopers exploits! read the timeline here… http://www.doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=104629 When we hear the word Romanian rescue dog we all know its not going […]