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.

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.

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.

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

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