From the archive: Britain’s most exclusive doghouse, 1991

From the archive: Britain’s most exclusive doghouse, 1991

reporter, Martin Plimmer, went along to Alicia and Bill Eykyn’s Featherbed Country Club for Dogs in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire – where pets can stay for £125 a week, or £265 in today’s money (or to put it another way, four times as much as my student room cost at the time) – to find out about this piece of ‘canine heaven’.

Do you look like your dog? Canine-human lookalikes in pictures

Do you look like your dog? Canine-human lookalikes in pictures

Gerrad Gethings says: “Certain breeds would be essential because of their unique characteristics: Afghan hounds, poodles, pugs, bulldogs etc. Many of the subjects I stopped in the park or on the bus, and had to find a tactful way of saying you look exactly like a poodle, can I take your photograph?

‘A piece of home’: Army specialist reunites with dog he rescued

‘A piece of home’: Army specialist reunites with dog he rescued

‘A piece of home’: Army specialist reunites with dog he rescued copied! Twenty-six year old Army Spc. Zach Mcintyre rescued a puppy while serving in Afghanistan. Now, the pair reunites in a heartfelt moment.

'A piece of home': Army specialist reunites with dog he rescued

'A piece of home': Army specialist reunites with dog he rescued

Twenty-six year old Army Spc. Zach Mcintyre rescued a puppy while serving in Afghanistan. But in some ways, the dog saved him as well, providing crucial emotional support through difficult times. Now, the pair reunites in a heartfelt moment.