Influencer distraught as malnourished puppy bought from Instagram dies

Influencer distraught as malnourished puppy bought from Instagram dies

The nail technician shared a series of exchanges between the seller and herself on Instagram where she also urged followers to do their research before buying puppies online.How Sushi looked when she arrived (Picture: @bysarah____ )Sarah shared the whole ordeal on her Instagram.

Man opens sanctuary for abused farm animals: 'You can't be depressed here'

Man opens sanctuary for abused farm animals: 'You can't be depressed here'

A 300-pound pig named Willy was the first animal rescued by Little Bear Sanctuary when it opened in 2017.Christoper Vane / Little Bear SanctuaryMany people buy pigs as pets but then surrender them when they get “too big.” Before that happened to Willy, his owner taught him to sit like a dog for treats.

Cocker spaniel puppies and mum worth £14,000 stolen by thieves

Cocker spaniel puppies and mum worth £14,000 stolen by thieves

The litter of seven puppies and their mum were taken from a caravan (Picture: SWNS)Pet owners have been left ‘utterly heartbroken’ after seven cocker spaniel puppies and their mother were snatched from a caravan in Cambridgeshire.

Is COVID-19 just an excuse for pet abandonment?

Is COVID-19 just an excuse for pet abandonment?

Animal activist Sai Vignesh has rescued close to 12 such abandoned dogs in the past few months.Pets are abandoned on a regular basis and the coronavirus era is no exception, explains Chennai-based animal activist Shravan Krishnan.

Have you ever thought if dogs dream?

Have you ever thought if dogs dream?

According to a study, researchers found out that memories play at the same speed during sleep for dogs as when they are awake.The study believes that dogs sleep and images of past events replay in their minds in a much similar way as it does in human minds while dreaming.

Puppies found covered in oil after being illegally smuggled into UK

Puppies found covered in oil after being illegally smuggled into UK

The puppies were seized at Dover port during lockdown, having been illegally imported from Romania despite coronavirus restrictions in the UK preventing non-essential travel (Picture: Dogs Trust / PA Wire)Six puppies drenched in oil were rescued from the back of a van after they were illegally smuggled into the UK from Romania.

Skilled dog balances rubber ducks on his legs while sleeping

Skilled dog balances rubber ducks on his legs while sleeping

Just a dog and his duckies (Picture: Silvio Salvan / SWNS)The owner decided to see if he could position the ducks on his sleepy companion who managed to balance eight at a time.Sparky was none the wiser (Picture: Silvio Salvan / SWN).

Moment paramedics treat man high on monkey dust who stabbed police dog

Moment paramedics treat man high on monkey dust who stabbed police dog

Paramedics persevere with their jobs despite O’Sullivan spitting and acting aggressively (Picture: UKTV) The footage is part of a new series of Inside The Ambulance (Picture: UKTV) O’Sullivan ended up being the first person to be convicted under Finn’s Law – created to protect police dogs in the line of duty (Picture: UKTV).

Man's mission to walk around the world with a dog hits pause due to coronavirus

Man's mission to walk around the world with a dog hits pause due to coronavirus

Tom met Savannah shortly after he set off (Picture: Tom Turcich / SWNS) He decided to bring her along as a form of protection (Picture: Tom Turcich / SWNS)Savannah is set to be the first dog to ever walk the length of the Americas and Tom hopes she will become the first to walk the world.

Kayaker rescues street dog while travelling through Italy and brings her aboard

Kayaker rescues street dog while travelling through Italy and brings her aboard

Spanish kayaker Sergi Basoli has paddled around Italy, France, Malta, Spain and Portugal on an incredible 8,000 mile trip – accompanied by seven-year-old Nirvana , a street dog he rescued from Alghero, Sardinia, Italy (Picture: Sergi Basoli / SWNS.COM)‘I took her out of the street to give her shelter, food, water, and health care.

Service dog goes on his first trip to Build-A-Bear and it’s adorable

Service dog goes on his first trip to Build-A-Bear and it’s adorable

He’s currently in training to be an assistance dog and is picking things up fast.Kathryn is trying to train him for a whole range of scenarios and although he loved getting to pick up his own toy, it also means he’s ready to help his future owner pick things out when they go shopping.

Dog dies from heatstroke after being left in van by pet-sitters

Dog dies from heatstroke after being left in van by pet-sitters

Kevin Thackrah, Petpals director, said: ‘We have now reviewed the correspondence and investigation carried out at the time and whilst we do not deny that Betty died while in the care of our Redcar franchise, it was not clear that this was entirely due to being left in the van for 20 minutes as the vehicle was air conditioned and still cool on the carers’ return to the vehicle after walking other dogs.

Heartbroken boy, 7, draws ‘wanted’ poster after family dog is snatched by thief

Heartbroken boy, 7, draws ‘wanted’ poster after family dog is snatched by thief

Stacey Donaldson, 32, says her son Camron, seven, is ‘devastated’ by the theft of their four-year-old Boston Terrier Ralph (Picture: MEN Media)A heartbroken little boy has made his own ‘wanted’ poster after a thief stole his sick family dog.

Woman could lose fingers after viscious dog ripped her flesh and ate it

Woman could lose fingers after viscious dog ripped her flesh and ate it

Helen Hayes was left with life changing injuries after being attacked by a sheep dogA woman may need her fingers amputated after her friend’s out-of-control sheepdog ripped the skin off her hand and ate it.

Woman’s ear ripped off by rottweiler she bent down to stroke

Woman’s ear ripped off by rottweiler she bent down to stroke

Steff John has been left permanently disfigured after the dog ripped off her ear (Picture: Media Wales)A woman has lost her ear in a savage attack by a stranger’s rottweiler after she asked to stroke it.

Meet the real-life Batman who gives freedom rides to shelter animals

Meet the real-life Batman who gives freedom rides to shelter animals

On his most recent transport, Van Dorn spent several days driving four dogs from Florida to Vermont, including two pit bull puppies named Ace and Zeus.

Tributes to boy, 9, mauled to death by dog during caravan holiday

Tributes to boy, 9, mauled to death by dog during caravan holiday

Tributes have been flooding in for Frankie Macritchie after he was killed by a ‘bulldog-type’ breed while alone in a caravan (Picture: SWNS) Relatives leave flowers at the entrance to Tencreek Holiday Park, Looe, Cornwall (Picture: SWNS)In a tribute issued through Devon and Cornwall Police, his family said the schoolboy had a ‘special heart’.

First picture of woman arrested after dog attack that killed boy, 9

First picture of woman arrested after dog attack that killed boy, 9

Sadie Totterdell was named as the woman arrested after Frankie was mauled to death (Picture: Facebook) The boy is believed to have been killed while he was in a caravan with the dog (Picture: SWNS)It was reported earlier on Monday that the boy had been left alone with the dog, named Winston – despite him already having carried out four less serious attacks, one of which happened just weeks before the fatal incident.

Prize-winning show dog vanishes at airport before flight: 'A horrible ordeal'

Prize-winning show dog vanishes at airport before flight: 'A horrible ordeal'

Gale, a 22-month-old American Staffordshire terrier, was scheduled to fly to Amsterdam on KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and had cleared security in her crate at Hartsfield-Jackson airport in Atlanta three hours before the flight, her owner, Floris van Essen, told Atlanta's NBC affiliate WXIA.Gale, a show dog from the Netherlands, has been missing since Saturday after breaking free from her crate at an Atlanta airport.

How to Get Rid of Fleas in a Multi-pet Household

How to Get Rid of Fleas in a Multi-pet Household

How to Get Rid of Fleas in a House With Multiple Pets If you live with more than one cat or dog and fleas are discovered on one of your pets, that could spell disaster for the whole fur family. How to Get Rid of Fleas Step 1: Treat all the pets in your home.