Man stranded on Thai island in lockdown brings four rescue dogs back to the UK

Man stranded on Thai island in lockdown brings four rescue dogs back to the UK

The pair formed an instant bond while Mark spent four months in a bungalow on the beach on Koh Lanta (Picture: Kaitelee Arrowsmith / )When restrictions lifted and Mark got ready to head back home to Edinburgh, he knew he couldn’t leave without Poppy – so decided to bring her with him, along with three other dogs destined for new homes in England.

Family offer £4,000 reward after 17 dogs and puppies stolen from kennels

Family offer £4,000 reward after 17 dogs and puppies stolen from kennels

Meanwhile, Melissa and Darren are offering £2000 each for the safe return of chocolate-coloured cocker spaniel Annie, and grey and white cockapoo Betsy, to their home in Chippenham, near Newmarket.

Tube workers at 7/7 bombings forced to relive trauma in second terror attack

Tube workers at 7/7 bombings forced to relive trauma in second terror attack

Former London Underground engineers Sam and Mark Green said saving dogs has ‘healed’ them (Picture: Mark Green/Rex/)A couple who helped police comb through evidence while surrounded by bodies in the wake of the 7/7 bombings, were forced to relive the trauma when they were impacted by a second terror attack 14 years later.

Guinea pig befriends dogs with exact same black and white markings

Guinea pig befriends dogs with exact same black and white markings

Margo and Jenson have the exact same markings (Picture: Caters News Agency) Margo has become close with her brothers, George and Jenson (Picture: Caters News Agency)Jenna said: ‘Margo has become really famous thanks to her Collie-like markings.

Use of pet masks: No, your pets don't need masks: Vets

Use of pet masks: No, your pets don't need masks: Vets

Pet parents are using masks for their pets to be extra cautious and safeguard the furry friends from the dangers around.IMPORTED PET MASKS HIT THE MARKET.These are rubber masks, which have an N-95-style opening which helps the pets breathe.

Ways to help pets in lockdown: Keep your pet’s mental health in check this lockdown

Ways to help pets in lockdown: Keep your pet’s mental health in check this lockdown

Since the time Bhopal based marketing manager Shankar Sharma had got his now 7 months old Rottweiler Tiger he loved hiding in the shoe rack.“It's his favourite spot to hide and sleep whenever he doesn’t feel happy.

'Stay four koalas apart': an animal hospital's response to coronavirus – in pictures

'Stay four koalas apart': an animal hospital's response to coronavirus – in pictures

“It was a place where the students in my day used to celebrate the end of their faculty dinners with a keg into the wee hours, so it’s got a lot sentimental value,” says the hospital’s CEO, Dr Mark Lawrie.

Most popular dog breed in the US has been revealed

Most popular dog breed in the US has been revealed

This week, the American Kennel Club (AKC) released its 2019 registry list, which marked a record-breaking popularity streak for the dog breed.The list also revealed the least-popular dog breed of 2019 - the English foxhound - which placed 193rd.

Harry and Meghan cover faces with bandanas as they walk their dogs in LA

Harry and Meghan cover faces with bandanas as they walk their dogs in LA

Prince Harry was pulled along by their black Labrador Oz while Meghan Markle walked the family’s rescue beagle Guy. Travelling in their Porsche SUV, the couple followed Southern California rules requiring the wearing of face masks to combat the spread of coronavirus , but their security guard was thought to have flouted the regulation.

Cooped up: is coronavius lockdown a good time to start keeping chickens?

Cooped up: is coronavius lockdown a good time to start keeping chickens?

But Smith, Scott-Norman and RSPCA’s scientific officer Dr Sarah Babington all warn that a backyard chicken coop is not an easy egg fix, if the supermarket runs low.

Chinese city bans eating dogs and cats after coronavirus outbreak

Chinese city bans eating dogs and cats after coronavirus outbreak

Dogs in China’s live animal markets are often stolen as pets or snatched off the streets as strays (Picture: Reuters)A city in China has made history by becoming the first authority in the mainland to ban the consumption and production of dog and cat meat.

Adorable husky has unfortunate penis-shaped markings on his head

Adorable husky has unfortunate penis-shaped markings on his head

Nitro owner says she can’t ‘unsee’ the marks now (Picture: Caters)An adorable young husky causes a stir whenever he meets new people because the markings on his head look just like a penis.

The queens of agility: America’s most famous canine athletes race for glory

The queens of agility: America’s most famous canine athletes race for glory

The introduction of an agility competition to Westminster marked a step forward for this emerging sport and few trainers have since made a bigger impact on the US scene than Perry DeWitt and Jessica Ajoux, who live together in the Philadelphia suburb of Wyncote alongside two of America’s most famous canine athletes: the border collies Verb and Fame.

Kit your dog out in the cutest clothes for pups now at Primark

Kit your dog out in the cutest clothes for pups now at Primark

The outfits on sale at the bargain retailer are all themed, so you can dress your pooch as a unicorn, baby shark, or a flamingo.Unicorn pooch (Picture: Primark)Bigger and smaller dogs can get in on the fun, as the clothes come in 26cm and 36cm sizes.

Sausage dog rescued from meat market will fly to Florida to meet family

Sausage dog rescued from meat market will fly to Florida to meet family

Wally was being sold as meat (Picture: PLUSH BEARS SHELTER / MERCURY PRESS)‘With that in mind I thought it would be perfect to save this dachshund and for him to have a home if he survived.

Santa claws: UK supermarkets sell festive snacks for pets

Santa claws: UK supermarkets sell festive snacks for pets

It follows the more general trend of cat and dog owners wanting to buy the same products for their animals as they do for themselves, extending at Christmas to pet gifting through festive stockings, accessories and outfits as well as food and treats.

This is what the world looks like from your dog’s point of view

This is what the world looks like from your dog’s point of view

Roxy’s antics are filmed from a GoPro strapped to a saddle on her back (Picture: SWNS)Remarkable footage shows what the world looks like from the eyes of a dog.

Why does this dog Christmas jumper make it look like you’re patting a penis?

Why does this dog Christmas jumper make it look like you’re patting a penis?

Primark were another company who got caught out a few years back, when people spotted a hidden penis design in their #Elfie t-shirts .

Dogs worshipped and garnished with flowers at festival in Nepal

Dogs worshipped and garnished with flowers at festival in Nepal

A very good boy/girl is adored with a tika marking (Picture: AFP) Dogs occupy a special place in Hindu mythology (Picture: AFP)Kukur Tihar was also celebrated at Friendicoes, a dog shelter in New Delhi, India where most of the staff hail from Nepal.

Lidl is selling a heated dog bed which keeps pets warm in winter

Lidl is selling a heated dog bed which keeps pets warm in winter

Lidl’s thermal bed which helps keep mutts warm (Picture: Lidl/Getty)Pooches across the UK can expect to be truly pampered this winter – thanks to supermarket giant Lidl.Your dog could be this comfy (Picture: Lidl)According to Lidl, the seasonal bed is designed for medium-sized pets – or smaller dogs who love extra room.

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