'She's a yapper!' Tiniest dog in Britain is chihuahua Daisy - smaller than bag of SUGAR

'She's a yapper!' Tiniest dog in Britain is chihuahua Daisy - smaller than bag of SUGAR

A TINY chihuahua weighing less than a bag of sugar has claimed the unofficial title of Britain's smallest dog.Daisy is a tiny Chihuahua cross, weighing in at less than 2lb.Mrs Sheppard said: “I can’t imagine any dog is smaller than her.

Trio of ‘small but mighty’ chihuahuas search for home together

Trio of ‘small but mighty’ chihuahuas search for home together

RSPCA staff hope the three ‘feisty’ pups won’t need to be split up and can be rehomed together (Picture: RSPCA)Tiffany added: ‘They are very feisty and they need owners who can help manage their behaviour.

Elderly rescue dog struggling in kennels desperate to find loving retirement home

Elderly rescue dog struggling in kennels desperate to find loving retirement home

Daisy is struggling with life in a kennel at the Hillfield Animal Home (Image: RSPCA).

A Woman Surprises Her Dog With A Birthday Cake

A Woman Surprises Her Dog With A Birthday Cake

Woman Surprises Her Dog. But, of course, no birthday party is ever complete without a birthday cake.Tracy says that when they brought out the cake for her special moment, her eyes filled with joy and excitement.Tracy says that all of them love Daisy with all their hearts.

Pet food taster actually enjoys eating a dog’s dinner

Pet food taster actually enjoys eating a dog’s dinner

Vicky Marshall is encouraging pet owners to give their dogs things they would enjoy themselves (Picture: Hug)A woman who ‘loves’ eating dog food has said she prefers dining with her furry friends to most humans.

I know a dog’s sense of smell can save a life because it happened to me

I know a dog’s sense of smell can save a life because it happened to me

Our idea was that if we could train dogs to sniff out diseases by learning how they smelt, they not only could help with early detection, but also support people who lived with certain illnesses, such as nut allergies and Type 1 diabetes, and let them know if their health was in danger.

Homesick doggy daycare escapee Daisy treks seven miles to get home

Homesick doggy daycare escapee Daisy treks seven miles to get home

Charlotte said: ‘Never in a million years did I think she would be able to find her way home’ (Picture: BPM MEDIA)Phil and Charlotte don’t blame the day care for ‘headstrong’ Daisy’s daring escape.

Naughty dog chews up her owner’s things and then poses next to her mess

Naughty dog chews up her owner’s things and then poses next to her mess

Daisy found the loo roll (Picture: Caters News Agency)A destructive dog has added insult to injury by striking a pose next to her mess after chewing up loads of her owner’s possessions.

Woman spends thousands on pampered dachshund

Woman spends thousands on pampered dachshund

Daisy with some of her clothes (Picture: @littledaisydachshund/Caters)‘She works with a lot of brands on Instagram, they send her lots of free outfits and accessories such as leads, harnesses, hats and boots, and in return, she has to take pictures in them and post them on her Instagram.

Orphaned puppies cuddle teddies as they sleep next to their mum’s ashes

Orphaned puppies cuddle teddies as they sleep next to their mum’s ashes

Owner Donna Rennison, from Jarrow, Tyne and Wear, has documented her creative and adorable hand-rearing techniques, which include buying the pups heat pads, building them a feeding station and giving them teddies to cuddle.The puppies’ feeding station (Picture: Caters News Agency)‘The days following we researched a lot on how to hand-rear the puppies from the internet.

121-pound St. Bernard rescued from England's tallest mountain

121-pound St. Bernard rescued from England's tallest mountain

The mountain rescue team spent nearly five hours rescuing St Bernard dog Daisy, who had collapsed displaying signs of pain in her rear legs and was refusing to move, while descending Scafell Pike.

St Bernard dog rescued from England’s highest peak

St Bernard dog rescued from England’s highest peak

After receiving a call from Cumbria Police, volunteers from Wasdale Mountain Rescue Team said they ‘didn’t need to think twice’ about saving the large dog from England’s highest peak.

St Bernard dog rescued after collapsing on Scafell Pike

St Bernard dog rescued after collapsing on Scafell Pike

A mountain rescue team has said its members “didn’t need to think twice” when they were called to help a 121lb (55kg) St Bernard dog that had collapsed while descending England’s highest peak.

Quarantine dogs: People share pictures of their new canine colleagues

Quarantine dogs: People share pictures of their new canine colleagues

Social producer Elle Rudd’s dog Brodie thinks it should be all play and no work.Social Producer Elle Rudd’s dog Percy (Picture: Elle Rudd).Social producer Elle Rudd’s dog Brodie (Picture: Elle Rudd).

Beagle is surrogate mum to two kittens and even breastfeeds them

Beagle is surrogate mum to two kittens and even breastfeeds them

Jane was originally only going to get one kitten (Picture: Simon Jacobs/ Caters News).There have been stories before of dogs nursing kittens (Picture: Simon Jacobs/ Caters News).

Man behind worst dog abuse RSPCA rescuers had ever seen is spared jail

Man behind worst dog abuse RSPCA rescuers had ever seen is spared jail

Daisy suffering from a chronic skin condition but her owner failed to bring her to the vet (Picture: SWNS)A dog owner of a pet who lost her fur in one of the worst cases of animal neglect the RSPCA has ever seen has been handed a suspended prison sentence.

Couple left with £500 vet bill after ‘postman kicked the dog’

Couple left with £500 vet bill after ‘postman kicked the dog’

Jack Crespo, 68, and wife Maria, 65, along with two neighbours, claim they saw the postal worker kicking little Daisy so hard that they doubt she’ll ever ‘fully recover’.

'APPALLING!' Fury at dog-smuggling gangs as UK campaigners issue plea

'APPALLING!' Fury at dog-smuggling gangs as UK campaigners issue plea

Daisy the dachshund's puppy born days after being smuggles into UK (Image: Beth Walsh) The mother dog was seized at a border checkpoint as part of a consignment of pedigree breeds heavily pregnant with lucrative puppies.

Christmas MIRACLE! Britain's UNLUCKIEST dog finally gets a break - 'We are so happy!'

Christmas MIRACLE! Britain's UNLUCKIEST dog finally gets a break - 'We are so happy!'

We’re looking forward to our first Christmas with her.”UK's unluckiest dog Daisy rolling with joy as she gets new home (Image: Battersea Dogs and Cats Home)Sad-eyed Daisy who spent 124 days in care before getting new hone (Image: Battersea Dogs and Cats Home)Daisy’s predicament as a “boomerang dog” – one that has been returned to a rescue centre – highlights the predicament faced by elderly pets coming through Battersea’s gates, with many having to wait far longer to be re-homed than their younger counterparts.Over the past three years, more than 900 dogs aged seven or over have been found new homes by Battersea, with the average stay before being resettled 40 days.

Daisy is the the ‘unluckiest rescue dog’ who has spent 100 days at Battersea as no one will adopt her

Daisy is the the ‘unluckiest rescue dog’ who has spent 100 days at Battersea as no one will adopt her

She still loves playing with toys and chasing squirrels (Picture: Battersea Dog and Cats Home)Steve continued: ‘Older dogs, like Daisy, are already house trained and while many still have a lot of get-up-and-go, older dogs need a lot less exercise making them a lot less work for a new owner.