'Saved so many lives' Hero Ukrainian dog immortalised in mural as he dons traditional garb

'Saved so many lives' Hero Ukrainian dog immortalised in mural as he dons traditional garb

Patron was honoured by Ukrainian President, Volodymyr Zelensky (Image: Twitter/ @EuromaidanPress/ @tvtoront) Euromaidan Press has previously hailed Patron the 'heart and soul of the Chernihiv pyrotechnic team' (Image: Twitter/ Euromaidan Press)The account tweeted: “Service dog "Patron" in national Ukrainian clothes - Vyshyvanka.“‘Patron’ works in a team of pyrotechnicians of the State Emergency Service, Chernihiv Oblast.

Furs class: Italian train operator now offering ‘reserved space next to you for your dog’

Furs class: Italian train operator now offering ‘reserved space next to you for your dog’

Italo, which runs high-speed trains nationwide in competition with Italian State Railways, is telling passengers: “If your dog is medium or large in size or if you do not want [it] to travel in a pet carrier, you can select the ‘Dog’ option from the train search engine and purchase the service at an affordable price along with your ticket.“In this way you will be able to keep it comfortably next to you during the trip in a dedicated space.

Wales: Man said 'I'm going' taking his last breath after dog attack

Wales: Man said 'I'm going' taking his last breath after dog attack

The inquest into the death of former lorry driver Keven Jones has begun (Picture: Wales News Service)A man who was attacked by one of his son’s pet dogs died of blood loss, an inquest heard.

Dad mauled to death by son’s American bully-type dog shouted ‘he’s got me’

Dad mauled to death by son’s American bully-type dog shouted ‘he’s got me’

Keven Jones, 62, was mauled to death after being bitten in the leg (Picture: Wales News Service)A 62-year-old dad was mauled to death by his son’s American bully dog saying ‘he got me’ and ‘I’m going’ before taking his final breath.

Couple who met walking their dogs include five of them in their wedding

Couple who met walking their dogs include five of them in their wedding

‘It was important to us to include them in the day, since they were a big part of what brought us together’ (Picture: EventSmith Productions/Caters News)A couple who met while out walking with their respective dogs has included five beloved canines in their wedding.

Should pets be allowed on planes? Change in Australian law prompts fierce debate

Should pets be allowed on planes? Change in Australian law prompts fierce debate

Ryanair denies boarding to child whose passport is valid for Spain flightYou can rent the French villa in the new Downton Abbey movie - for £19k a nightOwner Mary Meister told reporters Lewis was “spoiled rotten” by Singapore staff who allowed him into the business cabin as an “emotional support animal”.A business class flight from Melbourne to Milan or Rome, via Singapore, with Singapore Airlines typically costs around £5,000 one way, lasting around 23 hours.

Uber for dogs! Pet owners to see major change that will revolutionise pet travel

Uber for dogs! Pet owners to see major change that will revolutionise pet travel

The new service will revolutionise travelling with pets (Image: Getty) Dogs and cats will be allowed in Pet Friendly rides (Image: Getty)According to the company, riders might also be charged a fee by the driver, for cleaning or repairs, if needed.

Ukrainian service dog who ‘found 150 explosives during war’ is a very good boy

Ukrainian service dog who ‘found 150 explosives during war’ is a very good boy

Fearless Patron is rewarded with blocks of fresh cheese at the end of his working day (Picture: Instagram/patron_dsns) The two-year-old Jack Russel has been praised by the Ukrainian government for his tireless work (Picture: Instagram/patron_dsns) Unexploded ordinance doesn’t scare this hard working dog (Picture: Instagram/patron_dsns) Patron’s name means ‘bullet’ in Ukrainian (Picture: Instagram/patron_dsns)‘Be aware, look under your feet, and do not upset Patron’, the civil defence and rescue agency said in a post.

People are paying over £38,000 to clone their pets

People are paying over £38,000 to clone their pets

Mendola sought the help of Texas-based company called ViaGen Pets and Equine, the first and only US firm to offer commercial cloning of dogs and cats.

5 things dog walkers wish you knew

5 things dog walkers wish you knew

Radke, who graduated from American University in Washington, D.C., in 2021, is still a dog walker but now works with private clients instead of using an online service that connects pet owners with caregivers.

Demand for pet sitting rises: Demand for pet-sitting rises as pet parents return to offices

Demand for pet sitting rises: Demand for pet-sitting rises as pet parents return to offices

The pet sitter not just takes care of the pet, but also plays, takes them out for a walk, gives them food on time, and some provide basic training too.He provides overnight services or, when needed, he takes care of pets for a few days too.

Queen is ‘too frail to walk her corgis and may never take them out again’

Queen is ‘too frail to walk her corgis and may never take them out again’

Concerns over the Queen’s health have grown since she spent a night in hospital in October (Picture: Getty Images/REX)The Queen has become too frail to walk her beloved corgis, according to palace sources.

Dog stuck underground for nearly three DAYS is freed - joy at miracle rescue

Dog stuck underground for nearly three DAYS is freed - joy at miracle rescue

The animal was finally freed shortly before 5pm and reunited with his relieved owners (Image: Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service )"Crews were mobilised with specialist listening and locating devices.The dog had crawled into an unused badger's sett near Coalville, Leicester (Image: Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service ).

All dog wants after 60 hours trapped underground is a belly rub

All dog wants after 60 hours trapped underground is a belly rub

She reached out to various authorities in vain until good news came this Tuesday when fire crews began work with the RSPCA to save the trapped spaniel.

Fifty-seven Labrador pups arrive at animal rescue centre all at once and cause chaos

Fifty-seven Labrador pups arrive at animal rescue centre all at once and cause chaos

One of the labradors climbed inside the box of toys in the footage released by the rescue centre (Image: Many Tears Animal Rescue)Prospective owners should also be aware that all the dogs need to be vaccinated and wormed.

Counterfeit canines: the air travelers with fake service dogs

Counterfeit canines: the air travelers with fake service dogs

The incident left Holly shaken and unable to perform her life-saving duties even after boarding the airplane, momentarily leaving Hurtado without his disability assistance support – all because someone felt the need to pretend their pet dog was a service animal.

These spaniels have an important job: catching bed bugs

These spaniels have an important job: catching bed bugs

The dogs have a lot of fun when they’re not hard at work catching bed bugs (Picture: Merlin Environmental) it can take several months to train up the spaniels for bed bug hunting (Picture: Merlin Environmental) The company has seven more puppies in training now (Picture: Merlin Environmental)Juson tells : ‘Spaniels are great at detecting bed bugs.

Covid-19 issues behind record high in complaints to firms, survey finds

Covid-19 issues behind record high in complaints to firms, survey finds

The top 10 included Pets at Home, first direct, Saga insurance, Timpson, Skoda UK, Nissan and Greggs.

Woman provides free end of life pet photography for owners

Woman provides free end of life pet photography for owners

A photoshoot with Indy and his owner Jake (Picture: Lauren Kennedy /Mercury Press)Since sharing her work on social media, Lauren is now inundated with requests for shoots.

Millionaire breeders who sold bulldog puppies for £20,000 must pay it all back

Millionaire breeders who sold bulldog puppies for £20,000 must pay it all back

Karl and Victoria Shellard illegally bred bulldogs and forced them to have back-to-back pregnancies (Picture: Wales News Service)A millionaire couple who illegally bred dogs to exploit the pet boom must repay their earnings — nearly £400,000.