Long in the tooth: Goldie the pufferfish has emergency dental work

Long in the tooth: Goldie the pufferfish has emergency dental work

Once the hour-long procedure was over, Goldie was moved to another large bowl filled with water from her home tank to recover from the anaesthetic.

All aboard for a distracting announcement

All aboard for a distracting announcement

At a grammar school in the 1980s, we held fortnightly departmental meetings in a local pub (Letters, 20 January ).Working as a bus conductor in the 1970s, I remember that whenever a management meeting was held in the lounge bar of a local pub, a union meeting was arranged in the adjacent public bar.

This 'Queer Eye' hero spreads joy by inviting kids with disabilities to her animal rescue farm

This 'Queer Eye' hero spreads joy by inviting kids with disabilities to her animal rescue farm

With around 185 animals on her farm, Wallace-Griner almost didn't do the show because she worried that reaching the large audience of "Queer Eye" would also increase scrutiny of her family and the work they do.

Firefighters save a puppy with its head stuck inside baby formula milk tin

Firefighters save a puppy with its head stuck inside baby formula milk tin

‘We’re pleased that Bo was able to get home without any scratches or grazes — but hope he doesn’t try and treat himself to any more milk formula!’.

Why feeding your pets insects could become all the buzz

Why feeding your pets insects could become all the buzz

Environmentally minded pet owners are choosing to feed their animals meals made out of crickets, mealworms and black soldier flies in an attempt to curb the huge carbon emissions produced by raising livestock for traditional, meat-based diets.

Ruff sketch: animal portraits in the style of old masters – in pictures

Ruff sketch: animal portraits in the style of old masters – in pictures

Since then, the Dutch graphic designer and visual artist has turned hundreds of cats, dogs and guinea pigs into works of art for his website L’animorphe.“The portraits are not meant to be anything other than a remembrance of the love of a dog or a cat.

Woman whose dog was stolen finds pet for sale 200 miles away

Woman whose dog was stolen finds pet for sale 200 miles away

A woman whose dogs were stolen has tracked one of them down almost 200 miles away after scouring the internet .Jane Jenkins, a licensed breeder from Swansea in Wales, had her labrador , Arthur, and cocker spaniel, Bandit, stolen from her home at the beginning of this year.

Chihuahua becomes singing sensation despite losing his jaw

Chihuahua becomes singing sensation despite losing his jaw

Pepe lost the bottom part of his jaw in a dog attack in 2017 (Picture: Caters News)This adorable Chihuahua loves nothing more than a good sing song – despite losing his jaw and teeth in a savage attack.

A party vote – and the eyes have it

A party vote – and the eyes have it

Richard Griffiths Syderstone, Norfolk.Each time a travel insurer asks me if I have a pre-existing illness (Letters, 7 December ), I feel like telling them that pre-existing means “before it existed”.John Huntley Letheringsett, Norfolk.

Dog with $500 million trust sells villa once owned by Madonna

Dog with $500 million trust sells villa once owned by Madonna

German Shepherd Gunther VI enjoys a luxurious life in his mansion when he's not at his "main home" in Tuscany.

Will Young cuffs himself to beagle breeding facility MBR Acres

Will Young cuffs himself to beagle breeding facility MBR Acres

Will has called for an end to animal testing (Picture: Twitter) Police were seen speaking to the singer (Picture: Terry Harris/CLICK NEWS AND MEDI)Hattie, a member of the Camp Beagle campaign, told : ‘He had said he would come and visit.

COVID-19 linked to heart inflammation in cats and dogs

COVID-19 linked to heart inflammation in cats and dogs

None of the animals tested had symptoms of a respiratory infection or any other typical signs of COVID-19, but all of them had myocarditis, Ferasin said.

Hero cat and dog are regular blood donors to help other pets in need

Hero cat and dog are regular blood donors to help other pets in need

(Picture: PA Real Life)‘I entered him for the Petplan Pet Awards, in the Hero Pet of the Year category, as I also thought it would help spread the word about animal blood donors and he’s made it to the finals.

Huge dog and tiny baby pony are best friends who love giving each other kisses

Huge dog and tiny baby pony are best friends who love giving each other kisses

Emma said: ‘We can’t wait to continue to see how their bond strengthens and grows’ (Picture: Caters)‘It is completely extraordinary,’ said Emma.

Be the Best Pal You Can Be to Your Dog

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Knowing Your Dog's DNA Can Help You Be a Better Owner

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Wisdom panel dog DNA review: Discover your pet’s genetic secrets

Wisdom panel dog DNA review: Discover your pet’s genetic secrets

This involved going to the Wisdom Panel website, entering the ID code on the side of the box and filling in Barley’s details, including age, name and breed.The verdict: Wisdom Panel dog DNA premium test.Wisdom Panel dog DNA premium test.

9 hours of sleep are key to dogs' happiness & health: Let them nap the day away

9 hours of sleep are key to dogs' happiness & health: Let them nap the day away

9 hours of sleep are key to dogs' happiness & health: Let them nap the day away.Sleep plays 'significant role' in dogs' wellbeing, study reveals (Image: Getty) Sign up for FREE for latest news plus tips to save money and the environment.

Vote for your favorite football food in TODAY's Top Tailgating Food Bracket

Vote for your favorite football food in TODAY's Top Tailgating Food Bracket

There is truly nothing like the spread at a tailgate — when else can you nosh on wings , sliders and nachos all at the same time.Enter TODAY's Top Tailgating Food Bracket.Tailgate Nacho Packets.Chili 'Cheese' Fries.

When our intentions really go to the dogs

When our intentions really go to the dogs

Your article (Paws for thought: dogs may be able to figure out human intentions, 1 September ) was interesting, although like most dog owners, I smile at some of the efforts of scientific researchers to find out what we know already.