Pound dog blues: puppy has surgery after swallowing 20 coins from owner’s purse

Pound dog blues: puppy has surgery after swallowing 20 coins from owner’s purse

Vet nurse Sally Frith, who works at Derby PDSA Pet hospital, said: “Daisy has broken a new record – we couldn’t believe the number of coins she’d managed to eat, especially for such a tiny puppy.“The coins had been causing a blockage which, if left, could have been fatal so it’s a good job her owner brought her in to PDSA when she did.

A free pop-up corgi photo studio is coming to London for the Jubilee

A free pop-up corgi photo studio is coming to London for the Jubilee

Cosy up (Picture: Lucy Young)Interact with cute dogs without spending a penny.Royalists and dog fans can pose for pictures with real corgis in a pop-up photo studio.

‘His bushy eyebrows remind me of Denis Healey’: Emma F Wright’s best phone picture

‘His bushy eyebrows remind me of Denis Healey’: Emma F Wright’s best phone picture

Flapjack the miniature schnauzer was the first dog Emma F Wright began walking.On this day, I realised Flapjack was looking at his own reflection.Whether it’s a little puddle or a fjord, I’m constantly looking at it in different ways, being inspired by it, trying to capture it.

Secrets of the cat walk: why some pet owners are taking their feline friends out on a leash

Secrets of the cat walk: why some pet owners are taking their feline friends out on a leash

Vet nurse Nina Gibbins is teaching her two-year-old Burmese cat Summer to walk on a lead.Vet nurse Nina Gibbins has been diligently trying to teach her two-year-old Burmese cat Summer to walk on a lead.

Martha Stewart says her 4 dogs mistakenly killed her cat

Martha Stewart says her 4 dogs mistakenly killed her cat

"Burying the beautiful and unusual Princess Peony," Stewart wrote alongside a photo of a grave being dug by workers.Following the initial news, Stewart posted an up-close photo of her late cat on Instagram, captioned, "This was the Princess Peony".

Owners Share Photos of Their Cats Before and After Adoption and The Transformations Are Heartwarming

Owners Share Photos of Their Cats Before and After Adoption and The Transformations Are Heartwarming

When it comes to shelter cats, many of us cat owners know the value of saving a life through adoption.Now He’s Been My Bud For Over A Year And Living His Best Life.”.

Paws off: protecting clothes from your pets (and what to do when you’ve failed)

Paws off: protecting clothes from your pets (and what to do when you’ve failed)

Although it may seem obvious, keeping dogs or cats out of certain spaces and remembering to carefully put shoes and bags out of reach in closed cupboards is the most straightforward way to prevent your things from being damaged or soiled by a pet.

Snakes in cars, dogs on roofs: the battle to save animals stranded in the NSW floods

Snakes in cars, dogs on roofs: the battle to save animals stranded in the NSW floods

“We helped dogs trapped in houses, rescued cats living in tents with their owners, and helped farm animals that had been swept up in the flood waters.

UK could ban part-wild hybrid cats after social media fuels boom in popularity

UK could ban part-wild hybrid cats after social media fuels boom in popularity

Campaigners have argued that breeds that are part wildcat are unsuitable for most pet owners owing to their complex needs, and put pressure on rare felines in the wild because an increased demand for these cats means some breeders resort to the illegal wildlife trade to find wildcats to breed from.

‘Now is the danger time’: why the end of lockdown puts puppies at risk

‘Now is the danger time’: why the end of lockdown puts puppies at risk

As more people return to physical workplaces, fears are growing that new owners may try to sell on dogs on to inappropriate homes or simply abandon them.

Country diary: Trouble beneath the blackthorn

Country diary: Trouble beneath the blackthorn

A calf from last year stands alone, nibbling bramble leaves, more bored by the idleness than hungry.‘Fed before dawn, the beasts now lie cudding, eyes half closed, contented.’ Photograph: Sarah LaughtonI move among them familiarly; all born on the farm, they have been handled from an early age.

Reese Witherspoon twins with bulldog Minnie in playful selfie

Reese Witherspoon twins with bulldog Minnie in playful selfie

Jan. 11, 201900:27Over the years, fans have not been able to get over the resemblance between Witherspoon and her 22-year-old daughter, who she shares with her ex-husband Ryan Phillippe.Ava looks more like mine,” Phillippe said, adding that his ex-wife agrees with him on their daughter.

Dog and owner take adorable pics recreating over 300 classic paintings

Dog and owner take adorable pics recreating over 300 classic paintings

Eliza, 26, and Finn, four, have been taking photos reimagining paintings by art icons from Van Gough and Lowry to Frida Kahlo.‘There’s a comedic twist with what we do and people talk about our photos and don’t realise they’re analysing art which is incredible to me,’ she said.

Five Great Reads: Big cats, tiny snacks and the best Australian films of 2021

Five Great Reads: Big cats, tiny snacks and the best Australian films of 2021

We present to you 22 recipes, from canapés and finger foods to fancy spreads, that will make a small New Year’s Eve gathering feel like a big celebration .

Wellness for dogs: why your pet needs vaccines but not reiki and raw meat

Wellness for dogs: why your pet needs vaccines but not reiki and raw meat

Neck says vaccinations and diets are more common and much more complicated issues for vets.Photograph: Dorling Kindersley/Getty ImagesBut there’s a complication in the dog world – some vaccines given yearly may protect for longer than that but they are not approved to be given, say, every three years.

Treats, poo bags and acceptance: what to pack for a roadtrip with your dog

Treats, poo bags and acceptance: what to pack for a roadtrip with your dog

For new doggy travellers, start with short trips to see how your dog takes to car travel and life on the road.Equally, if your dog is elderly, has health issues or simply does not like to travel, then you should make sure that taking them with you is the best option.

The inner lives of dogs: what our canine friends really think about love, lust and laughter

The inner lives of dogs: what our canine friends really think about love, lust and laughter

This is mainly developmental – a young dog will experience distress in the moment: “I’m on my own and I don’t like it.” As it gets older, Firth says, “it will start to worry that it’s going to have that horrible feeling – worry about worrying, which is essentially what anxiety is.

The inner lives of cats: what our feline friends really think about hugs, happiness and humans

The inner lives of cats: what our feline friends really think about hugs, happiness and humans

“They have been stigmatised as evil because they are thought to be amoral,” says the philosopher and writer John Gray, author of Feline Philosophy: Cats and the Meaning of Life .“Cats are a window outside the human world,” says Gray, “They are themselves, and they stay themselves.

Unwanted dog hasn't had a single viewing since arriving at shelter 142 days ago

Unwanted dog hasn't had a single viewing since arriving at shelter 142 days ago

The four-year-old dog has slowly started to become more comfortable around people, but life in a shelter causes more Epiphany a lot of stress – so it really would be helpful for her to find a permanent home before Christmas.

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.”.