Dog who weighed the same as a baby elephant sheds half his body weight

Dog who weighed the same as a baby elephant sheds half his body weight

As well as his weight issues, the 10-year-old pup was dirty and matted (Picture: RSPCA/SWNS)An older dog, ten-year-old Trojan is described as a ‘loveable bear’ who needs a home that can keep his previous health issues and age in mind when taking him on.

Best dog advent calendars for Christmas 2021

Best dog advent calendars for Christmas 2021

Depending on your dog’s tastes, you can opt for chicken flavoured treats, gravy bones or, if you want them to get the full experience, you can even buy one filled with dog-safe chocolate.Pets at Home Christmas Dog Advent Calendar Carob Flavour.

Rescue me: why Britain’s beautiful lockdown pets are being abandoned

Rescue me: why Britain’s beautiful lockdown pets are being abandoned

Covid has been a factor in that rise, with 7% of owners surveyed saying they got a cat for reasons related to the pandemic, such as furlough or spending more time at home.

Unwanted dog hasn't had a single viewing since arriving at shelter 142 days ago

Unwanted dog hasn't had a single viewing since arriving at shelter 142 days ago

The four-year-old dog has slowly started to become more comfortable around people, but life in a shelter causes more Epiphany a lot of stress – so it really would be helpful for her to find a permanent home before Christmas.

Improve Your Pet's Life by Identifying Intolerances with This At-Home Testing Kit

Improve Your Pet's Life by Identifying Intolerances with This At-Home Testing Kit

You can figure it out at home with the 5Strands Pet Food & Environmental Intolerance Test , which is on sale now.Help make your pet's life better with the 5Strands Pet Food & Environmental Intolerance Test .

Doggie spa days and advent calendars fuel festive sales boom for Pets at Home

Doggie spa days and advent calendars fuel festive sales boom for Pets at Home

Pets at Home is expecting its biggest ever Christmas, with a surge in sales of dog spa days and advent calendars, as it launches a Deliveroo-style quick delivery service to meet rising demand from new owners.

Pets at Home continues to benefit from booming ownership as profits hit £70m

Pets at Home continues to benefit from booming ownership as profits hit £70m

The boom in pet ownership continues to help Pets At Home hit new records in sales as dog and cat lovers turn to more premium food and products to pamper their pets, the company said.

Pets at Home set to reveal strong sales but slower growth

Pets at Home set to reveal strong sales but slower growth

Pets at Home is set to reveal another jump in sales next week as a buoyant UK pet market continues to drive demand across both its retail and vet divisions.

Dog with $500 million trust sells villa once owned by Madonna

Dog with $500 million trust sells villa once owned by Madonna

German Shepherd Gunther VI enjoys a luxurious life in his mansion when he's not at his "main home" in Tuscany.

Animal-lover fundraises for special wheelchair for elderly ex-hunting dog

Animal-lover fundraises for special wheelchair for elderly ex-hunting dog

Dakota and Jack in Greece (Picture: PA Real Life/rawpawsphotography)‘I sat there at the rescue Googling flights to see how I could get the dogs home,’ she says.

Puppy stolen five years ago finally returns home all grown up

Puppy stolen five years ago finally returns home all grown up

French bulldog Roxie is finally back where she belongs (Picture: Shona Macleod)A puppy stolen from her owner’s front garden almost five years ago has finally been reunited with her family.

Pickle the deaf puppy finds new home after learning sign language

Pickle the deaf puppy finds new home after learning sign language

Kimberley Simpson taught him to respond to hand signals (Picture: SWNS) Pickle in his new home in Devon with owner Cathie Dyne (Picture: Getty)He was soon ready for adoption and has now found a loving home with new owners Cathie and Graham Dyne in rural Devon, just in time for Christmas.

What pet owners want you to know before you get a new kitten or puppy

What pet owners want you to know before you get a new kitten or puppy

That’s why Dr Karen has offered her advice on how to deal with the things pet owners wish they’d known when they first welcomed a kitten or puppy to their home.

Proudly naughty dog causes carnage, destroying sofa and stealing traffic cone

Proudly naughty dog causes carnage, destroying sofa and stealing traffic cone

As well as destroying his new luxury bed, Thor has also decimated cushions from Tracy’s sofa, wrecked her garden and even stolen a traffic cone on a walk and brought it home.

Eight-stone ‘beast’ dog that killed boy was sold on Facebook days before attack

Eight-stone ‘beast’ dog that killed boy was sold on Facebook days before attack

Jack Lis was mauled to death by the pitbull less than two weeks after it was re-homed (Picture: Wales News Service)An eight-stone pitbull that mauled a boy to death was sold online days before the killing over fears he would attack other animals.

Family shocked to find pet dog is actually fox wreaking havoc in town

Family shocked to find pet dog is actually fox wreaking havoc in town

Run Run does look like a little dog (Pictures: Jam Press)When you bring home a new pet, you never know for sure what you’re going to get.

Lonely dog has spent nearly all her life in kennels – can you give her a home?

Lonely dog has spent nearly all her life in kennels – can you give her a home?

Sue is described as sweet and affectionate, but needs an experienced, patient owner (Picture: Bath Cats & Dogs Home / SWNS)‘She is an affectionate girl, that loves a cuddle on the sofa just as much as she loves playing with her toys.

Border collie’s hilarious wrestling match with giant stick sees impressive backflip finish

Border collie’s hilarious wrestling match with giant stick sees impressive backflip finish

Pogo, the border collie, in the shared video (Image: TikTok/@pogothebordercollie)The one-year-old pup, called Pogo, wrestled with the branch in a bid to drag it back to his owner, and beg to take it home with them.

Cat in wheelchair and three-legged dog are best pals

Cat in wheelchair and three-legged dog are best pals

They love exploring the outdoors together (Picture: @scooterspath/Mercury Press)Rose Mary and Roy originally planned to just foster Falco and help him find a new home.

TV channel created specifically for dogs is coming to the UK – yes, really

TV channel created specifically for dogs is coming to the UK – yes, really

The channel, which is already available in other countries, will also feature programmes for dog owners, including shows by celebrity dog trainer Laura Nativo, who will provide tips on how to live better at home with a pet, as well as programmes that provide simple recipes for dogs.

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