Dogs drag owners through the mud to raise money for pets everywhere

Dogs drag owners through the mud to raise money for pets everywhere

(Picture: Dan Rowlands/SWNS.com)The events are being held to raise money for – you guessed it – cats and dogs. (Picture: Dan Rowlands/SWNS.com)Because what better way to show your support for your pooch than to dive into mud together.

Hot Aussie firefighters pose half-naked with adorable baby animals

Hot Aussie firefighters pose half-naked with adorable baby animals

The proceeds help animals in need (Picture: Australian Firefighters Calendar/Cover Images) Now the organisers are searching for the hottest firefighters in the world (Picture: Australian Firefighters Calendar/Cover Images)Following the global success of the project, the organisers are now looking to globalise their search for sexy firefighters.

Teen must pay £3,000 to prevent puppy from being killed

Teen must pay £3,000 to prevent puppy from being killed

The white Pomeranian was bought in Bulgaria, where Miss Mehmed is from (Picture: Aylin Mehmed/MEN Media)The vet then notified Oldham Council as the dog had travelled through countries where rabies is known to exist.

Is it worth buying an electronic cat flap to keep neighbours' pets out?

Is it worth buying an electronic cat flap to keep neighbours' pets out?

Every week a Guardian Money reader submits a question, and it’s up to you to help him or her out – a selection of the best answers will appear in next Saturday’s paper. Are they worth the money, and do they always work?

49 Ways to Make More Money Online (or Offline) This Year

49 Ways to Make More Money Online (or Offline) This Year

If you have plenty of used goods lying around your house, consider auctioning them off on eBay. While you won't get rich doing this, you could make a pretty penny and put those items to use by selling them.

Cutting Pet Care Costs

Cutting Pet Care Costs

Visit our Dog Grooming Tips page to learn more.Protect Your Pet from ParasitesFlea and tick infestations can cause a host of costly medical problems from minor skin irritations to life-threatening blood loss.