Man fined £1,500 for allowing dog to repeatedly poo in his own garden

Man fined £1,500 for allowing dog to repeatedly poo in his own garden

Craig Wood, 25, continually allowed the dog to poo in his garden (Picture: Getty Images/iStockphoto) But Mr Wood breached the notice five times and was later brought before Basildon Magistrates Court and ordered to pain a fine of £1,485.

7 Calm Dog Breeds Who Love to Sleep

7 Calm Dog Breeds Who Love to Sleep

4. Pug Via iStock.com/Alexandr Zhenzhirov This toy breed has been around since before 400 B.C. and is a miniature of the mastiff-type dog. These seven dog breeds generally are considered to love their naps as much as their pet parents.

9 Active Dog Breeds Who Were Born to Fetch

9 Active Dog Breeds Who Were Born to Fetch

For those who are eager to get a dog who naturally loves chasing and retrieving, meet nine top dog breeds who excel at playing fetch. The retrieving and herding instinct creates lots of fun for dogs playing fetch, as well as the pet parents who love tossing dog toys for their best pup pals.

10 Tips for First-Time Dog Owners

10 Tips for First-Time Dog Owners

Instead of giving him lots of space to have accidents, assume your dog is not house-trained and confine him in a dog crate, an exercise pen (aka ex-pen) or a small gated area when you are not around to supervise.

Causes of Ear Mites in Dogs

Causes of Ear Mites in Dogs

When pets share bedding or sleep in close contact, the ear mites easily can transfer from one animal to another. Outdoor cats are most likely to have ear mites, but other pets who come in close contact with outdoor or indoor/outdoor cats are also at risk.