Ferrets and tarantulas among pets to find new homes in lockdown

Ferrets and tarantulas among pets to find new homes in lockdown

Owners of quails, ferrets and tarantulas have felt comforted by taking care of their pets and have had the time to dedicate to their new furry or feathered friends.

Man fined £600 after out-of-control dog fatally attacked deer in Richmond Park

Man fined £600 after out-of-control dog fatally attacked deer in Richmond Park

A dog owner has been fined £600 after a deer was killed when his red setter chased it, attacked it and forced it into the path of a car in Richmond Park.

Tesla vehicles have a "Dog Mode" function and this is the photo that left users shocked

Tesla vehicles have a "Dog Mode" function and this is the photo that left users shocked

The puppy can remain comfortable and without worries due to the increase in temperature during the wait, since unlike conventional cars, conditions vary and usually affect its stay inside the vehicle.

These are the 'wackiest' pet names of 2020

These are the 'wackiest' pet names of 2020

The wackiest dog and cat names of 2020 are Scarlett No Haira and Edgar Allan Paw. Nationwide, which insures more than 800,000 pets in the United States, shared some of the most whimsical names of the year from its database and asked clients to vote for their favorites.

What does Brexit mean for you? Shopping, mobile calls, flying, driving …

What does Brexit mean for you? Shopping, mobile calls, flying, driving …

The European Commission says the choice to end free movement “inevitably means that business travel between the EU and the UK will no longer be as easy as it currently is”.

My first 48 hours owning a kitten were emotional. Here's what I learned

My first 48 hours owning a kitten were emotional. Here's what I learned

After only a few hours of lying on the floor listening to classical music and reading Crime And Punishment, an entirely new girl emerged – spirited, yet calm enough to be guided by curiosity, not fear.

20 of the best feel-good stories of 2020 that helped us cope this year

20 of the best feel-good stories of 2020 that helped us cope this year

It’s not all been doom and gloom (Pictures: Tyger Williams/AP/Wellburn Care Homes/SWNS/South Plains Wildlife Rehabilitation Center)2020 has been an experience to say the least.Monet the mini horse made them very happy (Picture: Wellburn Care Homes / SWNS).

Katie Price 'devastated' as petition calls for her to be banned from owning pets

Katie Price 'devastated' as petition calls for her to be banned from owning pets

Katie’s French bulldog Rolo sadly died in July (Picture: Instagram)‘In the last 5 years more animals have died from lack of care.A spokesperson for Katie has since told The Sun that she is ‘aware’ of the petition circulating online, but it is ‘incorrect’ for it to state that she does not love animals.

Cat who's spent over 8 years in a shelter wins $10K donation

Cat who's spent over 8 years in a shelter wins $10K donation

Grace entered Colonial Capital Humane Society in New Bern, North Carolina, as a kitten.Grace is mama cat for scared newcomers at Colonial Capital Humane Society in New Bern, North Carolina.

Downing Street dog Dilyn centre stage as he stars on PM’s Christmas card

Downing Street dog Dilyn centre stage as he stars on PM’s Christmas card

Jack Russell Dilyn was adopted by Boris Johnson and Carrie Symonds in September 2019 (Picture: Reuters/Downing Street)Boris Johnson ’s dog Dilyn is the star of the Prime Minister’s 2020 Christmas card.

From smart planning, extra food to pet-friendly accommodations, pet parents take road trips with safety checks amid pandemic

From smart planning, extra food to pet-friendly accommodations, pet parents take road trips with safety checks amid pandemic

And while our furry buddies need a change of scenery as much as we do, there are a few ways to make road trips with pets safe and fun amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Teacher rescued almost 200 doomed stray dogs and gave them second chance

Teacher rescued almost 200 doomed stray dogs and gave them second chance

Many dogs who Caitie cares for are seriously ill and suffering with infection (Pictures: Caitie Evers/) Caitie taught herself many of the basic skills she needs to care for sick dogs at home (Pictures: Caitie Evers/)Caitie’s journey as a foster owner for dogs was kickstarted by chance when she was in her sophomore year at college and a part-time volunteer at a local animal rescue centre.

From dogs to baggy trenchcoats: this week’s fashion trends

From dogs to baggy trenchcoats: this week’s fashion trends

Photograph: Reuters Ocado orders Don’t worry about them forgetting your onions: pre-packed “mystery” boxes put the fun back into “order online”.Hollywood hotties In the spirit of 2020, utterly weird crushes dominated the US election coverage, with everyone going gaga for the geeky newscasters.

Carp diem: how to look after your lockdown goldfish for life

Carp diem: how to look after your lockdown goldfish for life

It’s a myth that fish only grow to the size of its tank, says Constance.It’s a bit controversial, she admits, and “there are a lot of people who will disagree with me on this”, but she believes a goldfish needs a tank about 120cm long.

Boris’s dog Dilyn believed to have caught Covid during No 10 outbreak

Boris’s dog Dilyn believed to have caught Covid during No 10 outbreak

The Jack Russell terrier was reportedly wheezy and too tired to go for walks (Picture: LNP / Getty Images)Boris Johnson ’s dog Dilyn is thought to have caught coronavirus at the time the Prime Minister was taken into intensive care.

Brexit: what will change for Britons in the EU on 1 January?

Brexit: what will change for Britons in the EU on 1 January?

Also, if you are living in the EU before the end of 2020, you will be allowed an Ehic card issued in that country that will be valid in the UK and elsewhere.

Man’s Best Friend: The world’s most beloved pet photographer turns his lens on our canine companions

Man’s Best Friend: The world’s most beloved pet photographer turns his lens on our canine companions

Walter Chandoha was a combat photographer in the Second World War, before a chance encounter with a cat led him on a path that would shape his professional career.

Dog gets mouth glued together after trying to open parcel

Dog gets mouth glued together after trying to open parcel

Roxi needed emergency surgery (Picture:Deadline News)Dog owners have been warned to be careful of their pets around deliveries after a terrier was left with her jaws glued together.

Dog stolen six years ago and forced to breed is reunited with family

Dog stolen six years ago and forced to breed is reunited with family

Caroline, 48, said: ‘It was only a couple of years ago that I gave up hope but I was still checking all the lost dog sites.‘But being able to get her back to her loving home is wonderful, just the good news we need this year.’.

Galah parrot: A galah cockatoo waits for its missing mate

Galah parrot: A galah cockatoo waits for its missing mate

On November 18, when Figi returned home, Galah wasn’t in his cage.“When I asked Galahs, she showed me how Galah flew away from the cage,” says Figi.3 ways to make protein-rich peanut butter at home.