Fire brigade urges public to use common sense after hundreds of calls from people locked in toilets

Fire brigade urges public to use common sense after hundreds of calls from people locked in toilets

“With the help of our control officers challenging calls, we have been able to reduce the number of hoax calls we receive and this enables us to be available for when there is a genuine emergency,” said Mr George.

Jenny the dog survives being dragged 300m when her lead got attached to a car

Jenny the dog survives being dragged 300m when her lead got attached to a car

(Picture: SWNS) ‘A van driver stopped and directed the traffic, and lots of Ralph Allen pupils, who were amazing and so kind, came over to try to pet Jenny and calm her down.’ Joanna added: ‘A lovely lady, called Shelley, then took us off to Rosemary Lodge Veterinary Hospital down the road to treat her injuries.

Scottie dog facing EXTINCTION: Fears for Scottish Terrier as pets hit by shock decline

Scottie dog facing EXTINCTION: Fears for Scottish Terrier as pets hit by shock decline

It would be very sad to no longer see this historic and much-loved breed in our streets and parks in a few generations’ time.” President George W Bush carries his dog Barney as First Lady Laura Bush holds Miss Beazley (Image: GETTY) Scottie dog is a popular Monopoly playing piece (Image: GETTY) As breeds such as Scotties cause concerns over their continuing decline in popularity, the rise of the French bulldog has created its own worries.

Dog days for Scotties as registrations of terrier fall to all-time low

Dog days for Scotties as registrations of terrier fall to all-time low

The Kennel Club has placed the Scottish terrier on its at-risk register as people favour trendier designer cross-breeds such as the cockapoo and labradoodle, and migrants such as the French bulldog and miniature dachshund. Pinterest President George W Bush had Scotties Barney and Miss Beazley during his tenure at the White House.

These are the most popular dog names of 2018

These are the most popular dog names of 2018

If you're disappointed that your pup's name failed to crack the rankings, head on over to Rover.com to check out the entire infographic, including the top dog names in your city, as well as entire top 100 lists for both male and female dogs!

Dog food recalled due to toxic levels of vitamin D

Dog food recalled due to toxic levels of vitamin D

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a recall of several brands of dog food over concerns they could contain toxic amounts of vitamin D. Triumph Chicken & Rice Recipe Dry Dog Food

Otters photobombed this couple's engagement photo and it's adorable

Otters photobombed this couple's engagement photo and it's adorable

Jordan Doyle and Mary Lister love otters, so when the British couple found themselves surrounded by the furry creatures during Doyle's marriage proposal in Singapore earlier this week, they freaked out.

Research reveals the ‘naughtiest’ breeds of dog

Research reveals the ‘naughtiest’ breeds of dog

New research has revealed a list of the ‘naughtiest’ dog breeds – based on how often they bark. The company collected the figures from users of their product, and found that Samoyed dogs top the naughty list.

Pet Wish List: 8 Gifts Your Dog Wants

Pet Wish List: 8 Gifts Your Dog Wants

Whether you’re stocking up on dog treat toys for the holidays or you just want to shower your pupper with love, we know these eight pet gifts are exactly what your dog’s pet wish list would include.

Second Company Recalls Dog Food Due to Listeria Concerns

Second Company Recalls Dog Food Due to Listeria Concerns

The pet food brand, ‘Stella & Chewy’s,’ is recalling some of their products due to potential listeria contamination. If you are concerned you may have purchased one of the recalled Stella & Chewy’s products, you can look at the lot numbers and UPC codes on the bag.

KLG and Hoda meet a 100-pound tortoise, a coati and more!

KLG and Hoda meet a 100-pound tortoise, a coati and more!

KLG and Hoda meet a 100-pound tortoise, a coati and more! The ladies meet a Sulcata tortoise, an arctic fox, a coati (a relative of the raccoon) and more.

10 Tips From the Pet Pros: How to Find the Right Vet After a Move

10 Tips From the Pet Pros: How to Find the Right Vet After a Move

All of their careful work upfront will assist the veterinarian in evaluating your pet's history and assist you in following through on any special needs your pet may require.

The Camel in Bethnal Green is the best pet-friendly pub in the world

The Camel in Bethnal Green is the best pet-friendly pub in the world

The Camel in Bethnal Green was voted the best pub for pets in the world, not just because they allow dogs and cats to come in and have a bowl of water, but because they have to pub cats called Pie and Steve.

These pets are richer than Kim Kardashian

These pets are richer than Kim Kardashian

she’s worth $99,500,000 (£78,199,040) (Picture: comaprethemarket.com)The data, compiled by comparison website Compare the Market, found that the rich pet list was topped by a German Shephard called Gunther IV. It’s not just cats and dogs that make up the list of rich pets.

Terminally ill dog is completing a bucket list before she dies

Terminally ill dog is completing a bucket list before she dies

(Picture: Finding Shelter Animal Rescue / SWNS.com)A dog who was used as a breeding machine for ten years is completing her very own bucket list before she dies.

Mum shares children’s hilarious secret plan to convince her to buy them a puppy

Mum shares children’s hilarious secret plan to convince her to buy them a puppy

A mother has shared her children’s secret plan to persuade her to buy them a puppy, and it’s hilarious. Together with his little sister Scarlett, six, eight-year-old William wrote down a list of things he could do to convince his mum to buy a puppy.

Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Programs

Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Programs

If you are still unable to view results, please try a tablet or desktop computer.Enter your zip code below to search for a low-cost spay/neuter provider near you:

Who’s a good boy?

Who’s a good boy?

A study published in the Journal of Veterinary Behavior says that it’s not just dogs which imitate human behaviour – cats do the same.

Pet query

A There are a variety of causes for swollen feet or leg in parrots. In addition, they cannot taste sugar; their nutritional requirement is higher than that of a kitten who requires milk.

Strange pet laws

Strange pet laws

- In the city of Turin, Italy, you are required to walk your dog at least three times a day or risk a hefty fine. That is why I am sending you an article about my pet dog, Mojo.

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