UK's top diplomatic cat announces retirement to 'enjoy some me-time'

UK's top diplomatic cat announces retirement to 'enjoy some me-time'

After four years serving as the "Chief Mouser" in the United Kingdom's Foreign Office, a black-and-white rescue cat named Palmerston is stepping "away from the limelight" and going into retirement.

Warning over sago palm after French bulldog died in owner's arms

Warning over sago palm after French bulldog died in owner's arms

French bulldog Lily became very ill and eventually died after consuming parts of a sago palm (Picture: Kate Wagner)A woman has issued a warning to pet owners about the toxicity of a common houseplant, after her French bulldog died in her arms.

Naughty dog gets his head caught in a pot after trashing the plant

Naughty dog gets his head caught in a pot after trashing the plant

The one-year-old dog lives with his human Justin in Utah, U.S. Justin added: ‘He knocked [the tree] over and chewed it to shreds!.(Picture: @naughty_berkeley / )And it seems Berekely is in good company as many other dogs have penchants for making a mess.

Man prescribed emotional support dog faces eviction for having a ‘pet’

Man prescribed emotional support dog faces eviction for having a ‘pet’

Christopher Palmer, 63, says he wouldn’t be able to leave the house without his beagle Tammy (Picture: SWNS)A man with severe mental health issues faces eviction after doctors prescribed him an emotional support dog.

5 easy tricks you can teach your dog

5 easy tricks you can teach your dog

So, next time you catch your pet doing it, simply say ‘take a bow’ (or any other command) and reward it with a treat. The same technique can be used to teach your dog to jump on your command.