A letter to Ruby, my son’s sorely missed cat

A letter to Ruby, my son’s sorely missed cat

I told him of your happy life, and that death came when you were ready: the letter you always wanted to write I felt the need to buy you a tin. I told him of your happy life, filled with love, and that death came when you were ready.

Britain's loneliest dog finally finds forever home after 500 days at shelter

Britain's loneliest dog finally finds forever home after 500 days at shelter

(Picture: SWNS) Britain’s loneliest dog has finally found a home after spending more than 500 days at an animal shelter, and we couldn’t be happier for him. ‘He’s adored by staff and we couldn’t understand why he was always overlooked.

Hunt for thief who stole puppy from little boy on dog walk

Hunt for thief who stole puppy from little boy on dog walk

The thief picked up the puppy and began walking off with her (Picture: Deadline News) ‘The young boy hurried along the side of him trying to keep up with him.

Remus the puppy only responds to Harry Potter spells in adorable video

Remus the puppy only responds to Harry Potter spells in adorable video

We’ve fallen head over heels in love with a puppy named Remus, who only responds to Harry Potter spells. Anna Brisbin, a voice over and screen actress and YouTuber, shared a video of herself giving Remus Harry Potter spell commands using a wand, and him responding to them perfectly.

The best animals of 2018

The best animals of 2018

From new born baby wombats, to the Messi the pet puma and beyond- it’s been a vintage year for good boys and interminably cute critters.

Hunt for cruel person who left dog chained to lamppost in freezing temperatures

Hunt for cruel person who left dog chained to lamppost in freezing temperatures

Someone very cruel left this frightened dog chained to a lamppost in freezing temperatures. Someone very cruel left this frightened dog chained to a lamppost in freezing temperatures (Picture: BPM Media)‘I then took him to Newbrook Animal Hospital for a checkup.

Baby boy fighting for life after being attacked by dog

Baby boy fighting for life after being attacked by dog

The baby, who is yet to be identified, was attacked at 1.47am on Sunday at a house in Yaxley, near Peterborough, Cambridgeshire (Picture: SWNS)A 28-year-old-man and a 31-year-old woman have been arrested on suspicion of child neglect and two Staffordshire Bull Terriers have been seized following the incident.

Two dogs tie the knot in a wedding ceremony at a care home

Two dogs tie the knot in a wedding ceremony at a care home

(Picture: Ethan Allen Residence/SWNS.COM)Boy wore a collar and bow tie and ate dog treats during the vows as 80 guests, most of whom were residents at the home, cheered them on.

Boy has the sweetest reaction to meeting newly adopted puppy

Boy has the sweetest reaction to meeting newly adopted puppy

A little boy named Charlie was so overwhelmed that he could hardly speak when his family headed home with a puppy they just adopted in Fort Worth, Texas. TODAY’s Hoda Kotb has the Morning Boost. Read More

People are using National Dog Day as an excuse to show off their cute pets

People are using National Dog Day as an excuse to show off their cute pets

Taking your dog for a long walk or giving them their favourite treat are great ways to celebrate their special day (Picture: Cameron Mizen)

Fish owner tells how cleaning out tank released deadly palytoxin that poisoned family and led to closure of entire street

Fish owner tells how cleaning out tank released deadly palytoxin that poisoned family and led to closure of entire street

A man has revealed how coral in a fish tank poisoned him and other family members while he was cleaning it. The following day the entire family suffered flu-like symptoms, and even their two dogs became ill.

Dog attack: Young boy mauled by Snowy, a pet bull mastiff in Perth

Dog attack: Young boy mauled by Snowy, a pet bull mastiff in Perth

A young boy is recovering in hospital after he was mauled by a pet bull mastiff at a home in Perth.