Guardian angel: a dog lover creates a close-knit community in a London park

Guardian angel: a dog lover creates a close-knit community in a London park

Mark Davis carries around photographs of his now- deceased dogs Bonnie, Smokey, Zola and Bobby, and shows them to people who attend the free dog socialisation sessions he has run every morning in Norwood Park, south-east London, for 18 years.

‘Genius dogs’ can learn names of more than 100 toys, study finds

‘Genius dogs’ can learn names of more than 100 toys, study finds

“These gifted dogs can learn new names of toys in a remarkable speed,” said Dr Claudia Fugazza at Eötvös Loránd University in Budapest, who led the research team.

Mayim Bialik talks response to 'Jeopardy!' hosting: 'We're all learning as we go here'

Mayim Bialik talks response to 'Jeopardy!' hosting: 'We're all learning as we go here'

Ken Jennings and Bialik will continue hosting "Jeopardy!"On "Call Me Kat" and in a new cat food promotion, Bialik is fine with the felines."We have noticed a marked difference in our lives (since her cats began eating the food)," Bialik, a spokesperson for the brand, says.

Infographic: How much does it cost to have a dog and a cat?

Infographic: How much does it cost to have a dog and a cat?

Given this, the National Alliance of Small Merchants ( ANPEC ) conducted a market survey on the prices of products and services that are demanded for having a pet.

Shopper comes face-to-face with 10-foot python in supermarket spice aisle

Shopper comes face-to-face with 10-foot python in supermarket spice aisle

Alati said she used her phone to video the snake as it extended its body from the shelf into the aisle before reporting the intruder to supermarket staff.“I said: ‘I’ll go get my snake bag.’ I think they thought I was a bit crazy to be honest.

Dog runs off with news reporter’s microphone, is still a very good boy

Dog runs off with news reporter’s microphone, is still a very good boy

In the end, Martin was happy to be a part of the broadcast (Picture: Mir TV)‘As I can see, no one was injured, but the microphone took a bite or two,’ Elina remarked while smiling.

Two Labradors stolen from outside M&S reunited with owners

Two Labradors stolen from outside M&S reunited with owners

Footage on the left shows the dognappers running off with Denzel and Welly (Picture: Crewe Police/Dale Robson)Two black Labradors have been reunited with their owners after two thieves ran off with them after snatching their leads from outside a supermarket.

Can you see ‘love’ written in this dalmatian’s spots?

Can you see ‘love’ written in this dalmatian’s spots?

Owner Jenna says Pudsey’s markings have made him a local celebrity (Picture: Mercury Press & Media)‘Pudsey is very loving so he cuddles you all the time, even like a human with his arms around your shoulders.

This Collar Translates Your Dog's Barking Using Artificial Intelligence

This Collar Translates Your Dog's Barking Using Artificial Intelligence

A team of South Korean scientists presented a necklace that, using artificial intelligence (AI) , translates the barking of your tenderloin and interprets its emotions."This device gives the dog a voice for humans to understand ," Andrew Gil , global marketing director for Petpuls Lab , told Reuters.

Ben & Jerry's Launches 'Doggie Desserts', an Ice Cream Aimed at Dogs

Ben & Jerry's Launches 'Doggie Desserts', an Ice Cream Aimed at Dogs

The company focused on the animal market - in this case dogs - due to the existence of an increase in pet adoptions , all this derived from confinement due to the pandemic.

Retiree killed neighbor’s barking dog because he wanted a lie-in

Retiree killed neighbor’s barking dog because he wanted a lie-in

Mark Mittermeier, 66, has been sentenced to five days behind bars (Picture: Bella Vista Police)A retiree was jailed for killing his neighbor’s barking dog because he and his wife ‘wanted a lie-in’.

Dog’s Best Friend by Simon Garfield – our canine fascination

Dog’s Best Friend by Simon Garfield – our canine fascination

If you’re in the market for 300-odd pages of mostly interesting things that Garfield has thought, invented or Googled about dogs, slapped down in no particular order, then Dog’s Best Friend will be your jam.

Jenna Bush Hager recalls her White House dogs: They 'didn't really like me'

Jenna Bush Hager recalls her White House dogs: They 'didn't really like me'

During a piece on presidential pets, Jenna noted that the footage that showed her family members sitting with Barney and Miss Beazley (while she sat on the other side of the room) was remarkable.

President Biden’s dogs Major and Champ have moved into the White House

President Biden’s dogs Major and Champ have moved into the White House

The move also marks the first time that a shelter dog has lived in the White House, as the president and his family adopted Major in 2018 from the Delaware Humane Society.

Doggie desserts: Ben & Jerry's enters the pet food business

Doggie desserts: Ben & Jerry's enters the pet food business

Lindsay Bumps, a global marketing specialist with Ben & Jerry’s, said the company had been eyeing the exponential growth in pet spending and started developing its dog treats early last year.

Was this a tale of true love, or of a conman finding another mark?

Was this a tale of true love, or of a conman finding another mark?

It’s weird how people are conditioned to suffer for true love/grand passion.The consultation is partly in response to the lockdown pet boom, during which people have been acquiring predominantly cats and dogs, which is fantastic, particularly where animals require rehoming.

Family rescues dog's sister from shelter by spotting her in old photos

Family rescues dog's sister from shelter by spotting her in old photos

Mark and Sarah say it is the best Christmas present to have the siblings back together (Picture: Caters News)‘We spoke to the breeder who originally sold us Luther and they said they thought one of his littermates had been handed in to Dogs Trust Leeds.

Siberian Husky’s unique markings makes her look like she’s wearing glasses

Siberian Husky’s unique markings makes her look like she’s wearing glasses

How cute (Picture: Jam Press)When Catarina Carvalho, 24, brought home her puppy Tsuki, she quickly fell in love.When Tsuki first came home (Picture: Catarina Carvalho/ Jam Press)‘She is starting to get more affectionate as she is growing up but still likes to have her space.

Dog with a remarkably long neck looks like a cross between a pooch and giraffe

Dog with a remarkably long neck looks like a cross between a pooch and giraffe

Ketama’s neck is 25cm long (Picture: @.galgo/SplitpicsUK)Monique said dogs of Ketama’s breed, known as Galgo español, often suffer from mistreatment in their native Spain.Ketama with her owners (Picture: @.galgo/SplitpicsUK)Monique added: ‘She can be very naughty.

Autumn Safety Tips

Autumn Safety Tips

Fall is back-to-school time, and those of you with young children know that means stocking up on items like glue sticks, pencils and magic markers.

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