Dog dumped at railway station takes on charity challenge with 'soulmate' owner

Dog dumped at railway station takes on charity challenge with 'soulmate' owner

Now, the ‘soulmate’ pair plan to run 30km in 30 days in August to raise money for Pound for Paws, to help the Scottish SPCA help more animals like Kai find their forever homes.

Puppies are for life and not just for lockdown

Puppies are for life and not just for lockdown

All over the socials during lockdown there have been pictures of new cockapoos, cavapoos, maltipoos and other varieties of poos for people who want a cuddly dog without the inconvenience of fur all over the house.

Street dog who lost nose in horrific train accident gets loving home

Street dog who lost nose in horrific train accident gets loving home

Joel has been fundraising on her own website in the hopes of getting a prosthetic snout for Moaca and to raise money for the charity that ultimately saved her life.

Dog interrupts owner’s yoga tutorial video by humping pillow

Dog interrupts owner’s yoga tutorial video by humping pillow

Bobby is usually well-behaved in the videos (Picture: Jayne Hobson/SWNS)‘I tried to stop him but before I knew it, he’s positioned himself right in front of the lens and started humping away.

Very good dog attends protests with Black Lives Matter sign

Very good dog attends protests with Black Lives Matter sign

Admin Matt, who goes by The Dog Father online said: ‘Happy to report the famous protest pup is doing just fine.happy to report the famous protest pup is doing just fine.

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.

Dog becomes foster dad to kittens waiting to find forever homes

Dog becomes foster dad to kittens waiting to find forever homes

Raylan has helped care for more than 60 cats and kittens (Picture: @raylan_the_dog/Caters News Agency)‘I have no idea why Raylan loves kittens,’ says Laura, from Toronto, Canada.

Dog left with scars due to a too-tight muzzle finds a forever home

Dog left with scars due to a too-tight muzzle finds a forever home

‘I felt really sorry for her when I saw her scarring and heard her story,’ said Ben. Mercedes – now called Sadie – has found a forever home (Picture: RSPCA)‘I was really sympathetic to what she’d been through and I think that’s really made me persist and spend lots of time helping her to settle and learn to trust people again.

Coronavirus crisis sees loads more cats and dogs find loving homes

Coronavirus crisis sees loads more cats and dogs find loving homes

Smudge is one of more than 150 animals adopted from Battersea in the space of a week (Picture: Battersea Dogs & Cats Home) A glimmer of positive news amid the coronavirus crisis: the number of pets being adopted has soared in these strange and scary times.

Tiny dog left without a nose after surviving cancer

Tiny dog left without a nose after surviving cancer

Even without a nose, Poa is a happy and loving dog (Picture: Anna Prosser / SWNS)‘It is a reminder that even the smallest of us can be very strong.

Dog who’s been waiting for a home for seven years begs for a ‘second chance’

Dog who’s been waiting for a home for seven years begs for a ‘second chance’

But while she’s fully trained and a lovely dog, getting Ginger adopted has been tricky, in part because she needs to be the only pet at home and can’t live with small children.

Dog who was set on fire and had his head ‘caved in’ by attackers makes miraculous recovery

Dog who was set on fire and had his head ‘caved in’ by attackers makes miraculous recovery

Bruce was rushed to surgery for his injuries (Picture: SWNS)RSPCA Inspector Sam Morris said about finding him: ‘I was absolutely gobsmacked at what I saw.

Adorable black labrador tries to get adopted by smiling at visitors to animal shelter

Adorable black labrador tries to get adopted by smiling at visitors to animal shelter

(Picture: Humane Society of Northwest Louisiana )‘We were thinking, “Burreaux wants a home so bad that he’s always smiling, trying to cute it up,”‘ Walton said.

Britain's loneliest dog is holding auditions for owners after 10 years in shelter

Britain's loneliest dog is holding auditions for owners after 10 years in shelter

After an online appeal, the dog has received hundreds of adoption requests (Picture: Triangle News )‘It takes her quite a while to build up a bond with someone but it’s always handy to have some treats to win her over.

Grandad Zach, the Staffie with Alzheimer's, ticks off bucket list

Grandad Zach, the Staffie with Alzheimer's, ticks off bucket list

Being famous is exhausting (Picture: Joel Goodman) The end of a long day (Picture: Joel Goodman)Although he’s now completed lots of the items, there’s still one big thing the staff want to do before he passes away – raise £5,000 as a legacy fund for him.

Hollywood hounds: canine film stars – in pictures

Hollywood hounds: canine film stars – in pictures

It was meeting a collie called Hey Hey, a direct descendant of the first dog to play Lassie, that gave author and film journalist Wendy Mitchell the idea for her new book, Citizen Canine: Dogs in the Movies.

Dog owner spends £4.6 million on Super Bowl advert thanking vet for saving his pet's life

Dog owner spends £4.6 million on Super Bowl advert thanking vet for saving his pet's life

A dog owner is so grateful to a veterinary school for saving his pet's life that he is thanking them with a £4.6m ($6m) Super Bowl advert.

Spotify releases ‘pet playlists’ that chooses songs for your cat, dog or iguana to listen to

Spotify releases ‘pet playlists’ that chooses songs for your cat, dog or iguana to listen to

Neil Evans, a pet physiologist and professor at the University of Glasgow, said: "While there is a lot of scientific research that has shown that short periods of music can make dogs more relaxed, we have shown that providing dogs with varied auditory enrichment can be used to reduce stress and anxiety over longer periods of time.

Jenna Bush Hager announces January book club pick

Jenna Bush Hager announces January book club pick

After 10 months of fun in 2019 , we are excited to continue recommending our favorite books to the Read With Jenna community in 2020.To kick things off in January, Jenna Bush Hager has selected "Dear Edward," by Ann Napolitano.

Dog abandoned in church along with ‘I’m sorry’ note

Dog abandoned in church along with ‘I’m sorry’ note

A six-year-old dog was found abandoned inside a church in Lancashire with a note from his heartbroken owner saying: “I am so so so sorry.”.