Couple sell home to live 'off-grid' on bus with two kids and two dogs

Couple sell home to live 'off-grid' on bus with two kids and two dogs

Their expenses come to around £635 a month (Picture: big_bus_adventure / CATERS NEWS)The Mansfields made the change to van life two years ago, and Kym said they no longer know routine, and lead a ‘very inexpensive life’.

Veteran with amputated leg adopts three-legged dog with the same injury

Veteran with amputated leg adopts three-legged dog with the same injury

German Shepherd Kane lost his leg after it was severely fractured when he was hit by a car (Picture: Jam Press) People have been left in tears over a video of the new family leaving the animal shelter together (Picture: Jam Press)And a video of the moment the pair went home to start their lives together has left viewers in tears.

Dog who looked like a 'balloon on legs' put on a diet and rehomed

Dog who looked like a 'balloon on legs' put on a diet and rehomed

Lily had difficulty breathing and moving, and even had sores on her belly because of how it dragged on the floor as she walked (Picture: RSPCA / SWNS.COM)An over-fed and under-exercised dog who was so chunky she looked like a ‘balloon on legs’ has been rehomed by the RSPCA.

Adorable sleeping habits of dogs revealed in infographic

Adorable sleeping habits of dogs revealed in infographic

Almost half of dogs have amused their owners by waking themselves up after breaking wind (Image: SWNS)Six in ten (59 percent) admitted they should educate themselves more on dogs and their sleeping patterns to ensure they're living a healthy life.

Woman rescues puppy thrown in front of her car on busy road

Woman rescues puppy thrown in front of her car on busy road

She’ll be prioritising her pooch in future relationships (Picture: PA Real Life)But Wilf came into his own in November 2019 when Lexie split up with her boyfriend of six years, after realising that they had grown apart and wanted different things.

Send your sausage dog to get pampered at these hotel retreats

Send your sausage dog to get pampered at these hotel retreats

Sausage dog owners need not despair, because now you can send your pooch to a hotel to be pampered with nail trimming, teeth cleaning and coat conditioning, as well as playdates with other pups and walks in the countryside.

Albino dachshund rejected for his unusual looks is now living the good life

Albino dachshund rejected for his unusual looks is now living the good life

This was due to his rare looks and special needs – the sausage dog is albino, meaning he’s all-white with a pink nose and light blue eyes, he is partially deaf and blind, and is super sensitive to sunlight.

Five ways to help your dog live a longer, healthier life

Five ways to help your dog live a longer, healthier life

Weighing your dog’s food can help you regulate their weight (Picture: Getty Images)Use feeding guidelines as a starting point for how much to feed your dog, but you might need to change food type or the amount you feed to maintain a healthy weight as your dog gets older, or depending on how much activity they get.

PTSD left me living in a forest – a support dog saved me

PTSD left me living in a forest – a support dog saved me

It wasn’t until seven to eight months later, in October 2013, that a guy from SSAFA, a charity for veterans and people still serving in the Forces, came to see me and told me they’d help me with a cottage in Guildtown, a village in Perth.

Hairdresser says chihuahua saved her life after dog detected stage three cancer

Hairdresser says chihuahua saved her life after dog detected stage three cancer

Tess said: ‘I’m going to fight it all the way because I’ve got so much I want to do (Picture: North News and Pictures)‘I’m not the kind of person to cry about it.

Britain’s ‘unluckiest’ dog back at rescue home she was adopted at 14 years ago

Britain’s ‘unluckiest’ dog back at rescue home she was adopted at 14 years ago

Tandie has had a bittersweet reunion with the RSPCA shelter that originally rehomed her (Picture: Triangle News)A dog has been dubbed the unluckiest in Britain after returning to the rescue home she was adopted at 14 years ago.

Grieving woman signed off work for two weeks after her dog died of cancer

Grieving woman signed off work for two weeks after her dog died of cancer

Egham resident Wendy had an instant connection with her Labrador Zac (Picture: PA Real Life)A woman was signed off work for a fortnight over the ‘indescribable pain’ of her dog dying with cancer .

Study: Pets help your child sleep better at night!

Study: Pets help your child sleep better at night!

Researchers at Concordia's Pediatric Public Health Psychology Lab (PPHP) found that the sleep quality of children sharing beds with their pets is much better than the ones who sleep alone.Sharing their bed with a pet brings positivity and sound sleep to children at night.

Tips for pet care: Keep you pets happy even when away from home

Tips for pet care: Keep you pets happy even when away from home

Place them in one corner, so just in case your pet needs to pee, it can go and do it there," says Subhash.As much as it might kill you, you need to leave your pet alone before you permanently head to work.

Digested week: #binspace is the kind of Britain I want to live in

Digested week: #binspace is the kind of Britain I want to live in

Thanks to the continued commitment of 2021 seemingly to give me simultaneous infarctions in every organ, the week opened with the news that Ian “Beefy” Botham is to become the new trade envoy for Australia and John Cleese is to host a new series looking at “wokeness” and “cancel culture”.Now look.

Woman shares hilarious adoption website for 'hellion' foster dog Hank

Woman shares hilarious adoption website for 'hellion' foster dog Hank

Courtesy Christine ClauderThe last pet in Clauder's family, a cat named Dorito, enjoys dogs but Hank has a hard time understanding that the cat isn't always in the mood to play.

A dog’s inner life: what a robot pet taught me about consciousness

A dog’s inner life: what a robot pet taught me about consciousness

But Aibo came equipped with language-processing software and could recognise more than 100 words; didn’t that mean in a way that he “understood”?Aibo’s sensory perception systems rely on neural networks , a technology that is loosely modelled on the brain and is used for all kinds of recognition and prediction tasks.

Just got a puppy? Here’s what a terrier called Arthur taught me about love

Just got a puppy? Here’s what a terrier called Arthur taught me about love

Arthur was never my baby, but people love to love, and if my options were him or that dickhead comedian – which is how it felt when I was single – choosing my dog was not tragic, it was good taste.

Tinder for gen z: International Dog Day: Furry friends play cupid in the dating world

Tinder for gen z: International Dog Day: Furry friends play cupid in the dating world

So if there is a special pet in your life be sure to introduce them to that special match on Tinder just like Himanshu and his lucky charm Golu who found love on Tinder.Responses shared by daters on the app suggest that 67% users would either love to have a furry friend, or already do.

Pet parents keep their furry babies occupied at home now

Pet parents keep their furry babies occupied at home now

Rahul Mehra, a veterinarian, shares, “It is important to keep your pet engaged in some or the other activity throughout the day.Your pet will be able to spend a considerable amount of time looking for the treat in the toy and that will keep him engaged.”.