What breed is Boris Johnson’s new dog and what is his name?

What breed is Boris Johnson’s new dog and what is his name?

Carrie Symonds with her new pup (Picture: Twitter/@carriesymonds)For all the different news stories coming out of Downing Street this week, Boris Johnson adopting a new puppy for the famous residences is certainly the most light-hearted one, even if it isn’t welcome news for Larry the cat .

Woman flies American Airlines with service miniature horse

Woman flies American Airlines with service miniature horse

Passengers and crew members on the American Airlines flight to Omaha, Nebraska, were just as intrigued by the 135-pound service animal named Flirty.“Even the pilots had to come out and say ‘hi,’” Flirty’s owner, Abrea Hensley, on Instagram.

Woman selling glasses on Depop models them on her dog

Woman selling glasses on Depop models them on her dog

Images of Chubby serving looks were shared by another woman, Lucy Anderson on Twitter who wrote: ‘This girl on Depop models glasses she’s selling on her dog.

Mum demands pet owner changes dog's name as she wants it for her child

Mum demands pet owner changes dog's name as she wants it for her child

A mum was so determined that only her child could be called Tillie that she asked a pet owner to rid her dog of the same name (Picture: Ivanko)If you’ve picked out your future children’s names before they’re born, you’re definitely not alone.

Waterloo Dog who caused chaos for commuters is found safe and well

Waterloo Dog who caused chaos for commuters is found safe and well

⚠️ *UPDATE 26/07* The dog on the track at Waterloo has been safely rescued and is enjoying a cup of premium water after this morning's game of hide and seek!

Dogs at polling stations are here to warm the hearts of Brexit-tired Brits

Dogs at polling stations are here to warm the hearts of Brexit-tired Brits

Just look at them (Picture: Alamy Live News/ PA)Let’s be honest, everyone’s favourite part of elections is seeing dogs at polling stations. Brits are taking their four-legged friends to vote in the European Parliament elections at polling stations across the UK today.

Live puppies grabbed from inside claw machine in ‘disgusting’ video

Live puppies grabbed from inside claw machine in ‘disgusting’ video

The video has sparked outrage on social media (Picture: @BiologistDan/Twitter) The puppies are seen by a sign begging gamers to take them home (Picture: @BiologistDan/Twitter) The dogs trapped inside the machine next to stuffed children’s toys (Picture: @BiologistDan/Twitter)Twitter users have said a ‘twisted mind’ must be behind the game and said the people responsible have ‘no regard for life’.

Bear bribes ‘guard dog’ with deer bones so it can steal from the trash

Bear bribes ‘guard dog’ with deer bones so it can steal from the trash

But one dog has been allowing a bear to rummage through his owner’s trash – in exchange for deer bones brought for him by the animal. This is the THIRD TIME he’s been gifted deer bones in exchange for being allowed access to my trash, AND HE KEEPS DOING IT.’.

Mini Labradoodle says he was called Archie Harrison first

Mini Labradoodle says he was called Archie Harrison first

It seems there’s more than one cute Archie in town (Picture: Twitter/TomH)A little Labradoodle has had his thunder stolen after the newborn royal baby took his name today.

Some dogs clearly don’t like being made to wait at polling stations

Some dogs clearly don’t like being made to wait at polling stations

Bad boy vs good boy (Picture: Twitter)There might be some very important local elections going on today, but let’s be honest, we only care about adorable dogs at polling stations. The hashtag #DogsAtPollingStations took off again on Twitter, following what has now become a tradition on election days.

Sneaky pug locks owner out of her car

Sneaky pug locks owner out of her car

Pete the pug is one of the more mischievous of the species, which was particularly notable when he locked his owner out of her car. One’s thing for sure: Maria will not be leaving Pete unattended again any time soon.

Hank the dog saves his family from a massive fire in their garden

Hank the dog saves his family from a massive fire in their garden

One family couldn’t figure out why their dog Hank kept barking up a storm one night when they went to bed. ‘At midnight last night, Hank started barking from the living room,’ wrote the dad.

Loyal labrador waits for owner outside hospital not knowing he is dead

Loyal labrador waits for owner outside hospital not knowing he is dead

Fatima Rodriguez, a member of a local animal protection organisation, said they are looking for a new owner for Toto and said ‘the person who adopts him should have a closed house’ as there is a risk the dog will escape to go back to the hospital to wait for his owner.

WATCH: Heartwarming moment Chris Packham REUNITED with poodle - 'Best day of my life!'

WATCH: Heartwarming moment Chris Packham REUNITED with poodle - 'Best day of my life!'

Scratchy shows joy at being reunited (Image: Twitter/Chris Packham) The operation was carried out by veterinary experts at Optivet Referrals in Havant, Hampshire, close to where the presenter lives in the New Forest with his aged black poodle and the frozen remains of brother Itchy who died two years ago.

People are sharing videos of their dogs enjoying Puppucinos and it’s adorable

People are sharing videos of their dogs enjoying Puppucinos and it’s adorable

One barista shared this video of her feeding Max his Puppuccino at a drive thru – and everyone else couldn’t wait to share their own pups. Favorite part of my job is feeding max his treat everyday.

People share pictures of pets named after Harry Potter characters

People share pictures of pets named after Harry Potter characters

pic.twitter.com/4kawvXB6eM — Cyclone (@JulyCyclone) My babies are Luna and Neville ⚡️ pic.twitter.com/1pByZbpCvt — Aureylian △⃒⃘ (@aureylian) The thread has inspired more than 230 responses from pet owners around the world. pic.twitter.com/7V3Lg7N2Gl — Brandy🐱🐰🐺 (@_zombielemonade) Popular names include Dobby, Ginny and Luna, but Minerva is a popular choice for cats – for obvious reasons.

Remus the puppy only responds to Harry Potter spells in adorable video

Remus the puppy only responds to Harry Potter spells in adorable video

We’ve fallen head over heels in love with a puppy named Remus, who only responds to Harry Potter spells. Anna Brisbin, a voice over and screen actress and YouTuber, shared a video of herself giving Remus Harry Potter spell commands using a wand, and him responding to them perfectly.

Hero police dog killed while trying to take down murder suspect on Christmas Eve

Hero police dog killed while trying to take down murder suspect on Christmas Eve

A police dog was killed while trying to tackle a suspected murderer outside a shopping centre on Christmas Eve. K9 Cigo was in the middle of taking down suspected Latin Kings gang member The Mall in Wellington Green, Florida, when he was shot.

Pippin, the face of WeRateDogs, has died

Pippin, the face of WeRateDogs, has died

The WeRateDogs account shared the news with photos of Pippin as a puppy and on his birthday, writing: ‘This is Pippin, but you know him better as my profile picture. This week Pippin’s owners let Matt know that their dog had passed away.

Five Surefire Ways to Save On Pet Care

Five Surefire Ways to Save On Pet Care

In the book, I list numerous ways to save on pet spending while maintaining a high level of quality and care. Too often, vets have to work with a pet parent's limited budget, meaning they might not be able to follow the ideal medical protocol.

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