Eight petrified dogs who never saw the light of day found dumped in a village

Eight petrified dogs who never saw the light of day found dumped in a village

The dogs, which included two cockapoos, two Lhasa-apsos and four Newfoundland dogs, were spotted by a member of public in Redmile (Picture: Leicester Mercury / BPM Media)It is believed that the dogs were most likely dumped on Monday night – the same day that seven further abandoned Newfoundland dogs were found by the animal welfare charity 80 miles away in Syderstone, Norfolk.

7 Interesting Facts About Pit Bulls

7 Interesting Facts About Pit Bulls

Here’s an interesting dog fact for you: Did you know a Pit Bull is not a specific dog breed? The term is usually used to refer to one or several different bully breeds, including the American Pit Bull Terrier, American Staffordshire Terrier (also known as Amstaff dogs), English Staffordshire Bull Terrier and the Bull Terrier.

'Dogs against Brexit' to march on Parliament to demand new EU referendum

'Dogs against Brexit' to march on Parliament to demand new EU referendum

Organisers of the “wooferendum” march say more than half of vets registering in the UK each year come from abroad, most from the EU, and they cite a report by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) saying a cut in numbers would be likely to cause shortages, jeopardising animal welfare and economic production.

Pet on the Move? 7 Questions to Ask a Pet Sitter and Dog Walker

Pet on the Move? 7 Questions to Ask a Pet Sitter and Dog Walker

Like many online directories there has been a recent influx of pet-care directories to hit the web, as well as news stories stating that pet sitting is an easy way to earn extra cash. Does the pet sitter exhibit a positive attitude and seem comfortable and competent in caring for your four-legged family member?

‘Pawternity’ leave? Company offers paid leave for pet care

‘Pawternity’ leave? Company offers paid leave for pet care

Company offers paid leave for pet care copied! A new type of paid time off is all about caring for a different family member: the animal! NBC’s Savannah Sellers meets with employees at mParticle, a New York City-based tech company that offers special perks to its staff, including leave for pet owners.

Pet on the Move? 7 Questions to Ask a Pet Sitter and Dog Walker

Pet on the Move? 7 Questions to Ask a Pet Sitter and Dog Walker

If all tails are wagging and all questions are answered to your satisfaction than you will have a trusted, professional pet sitter and you'll have the peace of mind knowing that your furry family members will be well cared for in your new home!