New law could order Germans to walk their dogs twice a day

New law could order Germans to walk their dogs twice a day

The law is based on evidence that many of the nation’s 9.4 million dogs are not getting enough exercise or stimulation, the country’s agriculture minister, Julia Klöckner, said.Under the new regulations, owners would be required to take their dogs on two walks that last at least an hour in total.

Video shows animal shelter empty after all pets were adopted amid coronavirus

Video shows animal shelter empty after all pets were adopted amid coronavirus

In the heartwarming video, a Riverside County Animal Services employee named Julie explains that the shelter wanted to thank the community for stepping up in the time of need.

Sidney the sausage dog will fetch you toilet roll if you run out

Sidney the sausage dog will fetch you toilet roll if you run out

Pooperman to the rescue (Picture: Caters/@sidney_minisausage )Julia, a manager for an accessories company, said: ‘I wanted to bring some positivity during this sad time and so decided to set Sidney up with some toilet roll and he loved it.

Girl, 5, has face ‘ripped off’ by stranger’s dog on furniture shopping trip

Girl, 5, has face ‘ripped off’ by stranger’s dog on furniture shopping trip

Her mum said that it looked like the dog had ‘ripped her face off’ (Picture: Charmaine Beresford/SWNS) Milo the dog attacked Molly when she went with her mum to buy some secondhand bunk beds (Picture: Charmaine Beresford/SWNS)Last month the dog’s owner, Juliet Marsh, was found guilty of being the owner of a dog dangerously out of control at Cheltenham Magistrates Court.

Julianne Hough mourns the death of her 2 beloved dogs: 'I love you forever'

Julianne Hough mourns the death of her 2 beloved dogs: 'I love you forever'

"It is with the heaviest heart that I share with you the passing of our beloved dogs Lexi and Harley," he wrote.

Dog walker embarrassed after Golden Retriever won’t let go of dildo he found

Dog walker embarrassed after Golden Retriever won’t let go of dildo he found

Lucas tore the vibrator to pieces once he got home (Picture: Caters News)Julie said: ‘I decided to find the vibrator and see if i could get a photo with Lucas holding it in his mouth so I could show it to people – so I did just that.

Let sleeping dogs lie (in the kitchen) | Brief letters

Let sleeping dogs lie (in the kitchen) | Brief letters

• So chief whip Julian Smith thinks MPs can be persuaded to back Theresa May by the thought that otherwise they might lose some of their Christmas break (Report, 1 December). • Read more Guardian letters – click here to visit gu.com/letters

Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb meet endangered wolves, snakes and more!

Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb meet endangered wolves, snakes and more!

Animal Ambassador Julie Scardina joins the fourth hour with animals from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Endangered Wolf Center. Currently there are only 100 Mexican wolves remaining in the wild, and Scardina shares how the wolf center is working to grow those numbers.

Gardening with the red trousers brigade | Brief letters

Gardening with the red trousers brigade | Brief letters

• Absolutely agree with Fr Julian Dunn (Letters, 10 August). • Don’t forget Hilda Ogden, Peggy’s cat in The Archers (Letters, 13 August). • Join the debate – email [email protected] • Read more Guardian letters – click here to visit gu.com/letters

Dog destroying things? This is what they’re trying to say

Dog destroying things? This is what they’re trying to say

They can be very stressful for many, who spend their time actively avoiding dog contact or even showing aggression.Only dogs who enjoy the company of other dogs should be taken to parks — and even then human supervision at all times is needed (it is never OK to leave them while you get a coffee).Dr Julie Ashton and her dog Loulou.Source:Supplied4.

‘Pick up your dog poo’: Hilarious note hits out at wannabe yogis

‘Pick up your dog poo’: Hilarious note hits out at wannabe yogis

Start by bending over and picking up your dog poo — known as the “downward dog position” — THEN PUT IT IN A BIN.”Local resident Julie Murden was walking past the sign, took a picture on her phone and posted it on the Dullingham Village Community Group’s Facebook page.“This funny notice has appeared on one of our footpaths.