These are the most popular dog names of 2021

These are the most popular dog names of 2021

While the main themes of 2021 – travel, sports, entertainment and the pandemic – inspired an eclectic mix of names, Luna officially became the UK’s number one pooch title, closely followed by last year’s favourite, Bella, and top choice for males, Milo.

Dog days: Dimpy Bhalotia’s best phone pictures

Dog days: Dimpy Bhalotia’s best phone pictures

Street photographer Dimpy Bhalotia works out where she will spend the next month shooting by walking in the direction of the sun.I spent two and a half months returning every day to one beach, and I never once asked anybody to do anything.”.

Sniffing out a bargain: how dog-friendly are Britain’s shops?

Sniffing out a bargain: how dog-friendly are Britain’s shops?

It’s a Saturday morning and I’m crammed into a small changing room, attempting to try on a new pair of trousers.

Battersea reveals the most popular cat and dog names of 2020

Battersea reveals the most popular cat and dog names of 2020

‘Regardless of the names of our dogs and cats, whether they be traditional or a one-off, each and every rescue animal has their own unique personality, which we celebrate here at Battersea.’.

‘Mermaid’ puppy makes incredible recovery after being thrown from a moving van

‘Mermaid’ puppy makes incredible recovery after being thrown from a moving van

Meet Bambi, the ‘mermaid puppy’ who’s made an incredible recovery and found her forever home (Picture: Caters News)Bambi, a Cocker Spaniel cross, was born with severely dislocated kneecaps that left her with deformed hind legs.

Golden Retriever with terminal cancer ticks off his bucket list

Golden Retriever with terminal cancer ticks off his bucket list

Theo has been ticking lots off his list (Picture: Caters)A Golden Retriever with terminal cancer is enjoying as much as he possibly can in the time he has left.Theo’s love for life prompted Jenny to compile an enormous bucket list of things for him to experience.

Artist makes incredible felt models that look like tiny versions of people’s pets

Artist makes incredible felt models that look like tiny versions of people’s pets

Alyson Gurney, 24, from Washington, DC, makes the felt sculptures looking at pictures that are sent in from customers.The artist said: ‘My favourite part of the whole process is receiving pictures of the real pets with their little felted friend.

North Carolina dog that died after 'acute' illness tests positive for coronavirus

North Carolina dog that died after 'acute' illness tests positive for coronavirus

The dog was brought to the NC State Veterinary Hospital in Raleigh on Aug. 3 after showing signs of respiratory distress earlier that day, the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services said in a statement.

Dog owners warned of ‘puppy snatchers’ after attempts to steal pets on walks

Dog owners warned of ‘puppy snatchers’ after attempts to steal pets on walks

Angie explained: ‘He started asking about Mabel – her name, her breed and how old she was.’.‘Those people will try and get your dog away from you using their name and treats, even if it is on a lead.

Most popular dog breed in the US has been revealed

Most popular dog breed in the US has been revealed

This week, the American Kennel Club (AKC) released its 2019 registry list, which marked a record-breaking popularity streak for the dog breed.The list also revealed the least-popular dog breed of 2019 - the English foxhound - which placed 193rd.

Rescued dog with terminal cancer ticking off bucket list with help of owner

Rescued dog with terminal cancer ticking off bucket list with help of owner

The items range from shopping sprees and beach visits to a half-birthday party, in case she does not make it to her fifth birthday in June.Adorable Bumble enjoying a swim (Image: PA) A shopping spree in Pets At Home (Image: PA).

Tiny paralysed chihuahua can now walk after getting 3D printed implant

Tiny paralysed chihuahua can now walk after getting 3D printed implant

Ping’s life was changed by the vet team (Picture: Hamlilton Specialist Referrals / SWNS Provider)Ping the chihuahua was paralysed from a young age, after his owner Zoe Cekalla noticed he was struggling to walk on all four legs at just four months old.

Shelter needs help to complete bucket list for a dog who has Alzheimer's

Shelter needs help to complete bucket list for a dog who has Alzheimer's

Dogs 4 Rescue are helping Zach complete his bucket list (Picture: Mercury Press & Media)Grandad Zach the Staffie has Alzheimer’s and spondylosis, a spinal cord condition, and he doesn’t have much time left.

Petflix and chill: does your dog need a streaming service?

Petflix and chill: does your dog need a streaming service?

I know it’s the latter, but I let the songs play, charmed by the idea that he might enjoy them, while recognising that I’m allowing Spotify to capitalise on my indefatigable love for my dog.

Seven perfect gifts to get for your dog this Christmas

Seven perfect gifts to get for your dog this Christmas

We’ve rounded up a list of some of best products in 2019 – from new beds to cool outfits , here’s the ultimate gift guide for pooches.(Picture: Popetpop)Finally, no Christmas list for dogs is complete without the most obvious gift of all: a toy.

These are the UK’s most popular breeds of dogs in 2019

These are the UK’s most popular breeds of dogs in 2019

Bill Lambert, spokesperson for the Kennel Club, said: ‘People simply forget there are so many different dog breeds, with different personalities and characteristics, and it’s not just the popular, well-known ones that make a great match for our varying lifestyles.

Dulux dogs 'facing extinction' as owners shun them for fashion breeds

Dulux dogs 'facing extinction' as owners shun them for fashion breeds

A spokesperson said the iconic dog has now been added to its ‘At Watch’ list for the first time, making it among the breeds of dogs of which there are between just 300-450 annual registrations.

Blind Dog Rescued by Cyclist from Freezing Conditions

Blind Dog Rescued by Cyclist from Freezing Conditions

Madera went blind from an autoimmune disease and wandered away after being let out to go to the bathroom; her guardian, Ed Davis, explained that she normally returns back inside right after. Madera was found a half-mile from home by cyclist Constantine Khrulev, after hearing a whine from the dog.

Old dogs, new digs: Missouri shelter opens for older dogs who didn’t get adopted

Old dogs, new digs: Missouri shelter opens for older dogs who didn’t get adopted

The shelter currently has three residents, 10-year-old John Wayne, 14-year-old Rusty, and 12-year-old Willy, according to their social media posts. He has really started adjusting to his new home and even received his first Amazon delivery from the shelter's wish list.

Fire brigade urges public to use common sense after hundreds of calls from people locked in toilets

Fire brigade urges public to use common sense after hundreds of calls from people locked in toilets

“With the help of our control officers challenging calls, we have been able to reduce the number of hoax calls we receive and this enables us to be available for when there is a genuine emergency,” said Mr George.