Dog owners warned as mystery illness ‘spreads like wildfire’ across Yorkshire

Dog owners warned as mystery illness ‘spreads like wildfire’ across Yorkshire

But one vet says vomiting and diarrhoea ‘can be a normal occurrence this time of year’ (Picture: Getty Images)Pet owners in Yorkshire claim their dogs are coming down with a mystery illness that’s ‘spreading like wildfire’.

Plant-based homeware, beauty, and snacks to invest in for Veganuary

Plant-based homeware, beauty, and snacks to invest in for Veganuary

From eco-friendly duvets to 100% plant-based pet food, here are some of the best vegan products for your home.Lip serviceHere’s something to smile about: vegan-friendly, conditioning lip balms packed with natural ingredients such as shea butter, Vitamin E and peppermint oil.

Wellness for dogs: why your pet needs vaccines but not reiki and raw meat

Wellness for dogs: why your pet needs vaccines but not reiki and raw meat

Neck says vaccinations and diets are more common and much more complicated issues for vets.Photograph: Dorling Kindersley/Getty ImagesBut there’s a complication in the dog world – some vaccines given yearly may protect for longer than that but they are not approved to be given, say, every three years.

You be the judge: should my girlfriend spend less money on her cats?

You be the judge: should my girlfriend spend less money on her cats?

Lakshmi and Rob don’t normally live together so it is Lakshmi’s decision as to how much she spends on her cats.So now you can be the judge, click on the poll below to tell us: should Lakshmi spend less money on her cats.

When is it too cold to walk your dog?

When is it too cold to walk your dog?

Huskies can tolerate cold weather better than other breeds, says Vets Now (Picture: Getty).Don’t let your pup get too chilly (Picture: Getty)PDSA vet Lynne James told us: ‘Watch out for wet weather – getting wet will increase the risk of your dog getting chilled.

Name this hero dog! Meet the canines helping those who serve

Name this hero dog! Meet the canines helping those who serve

And Semper-Fi is asking TODAY fans to help name their next dog in training.If Semper-Fi's next dog in training is like those who came before, he could make all the difference in the life of a veteran.

Cockapoo nearly died after eating face mask tied around bone

Cockapoo nearly died after eating face mask tied around bone

Milo was sent home to recover after his life-saving surgery (Picture: PA) The metal nose clip made it dangerous for Milo to pass naturally or vomit up (Picture: PA) Becky said she is ‘so grateful’ to the vets and nurses who saved three-year-old Milo (Picture: PA)Ms Clancy went on: ‘Sadly this isn’t the first time our vets have seen pets who have eaten discarded PPE.

Tim Dowling: I’m sent a photo of a tiny kitten… in the back of our car

Tim Dowling: I’m sent a photo of a tiny kitten… in the back of our car

An hour before, she comes into the kitchen with a cat carrier.“Where did that come from?” I say.“We had it,” my wife says.Looking again at the picture of the kitten, I notice it’s sitting in a brand-new cat carrier, on the back seat of our car.

Dog who was almost put down is now autistic teen's best friend

Dog who was almost put down is now autistic teen's best friend

Vickie, from Whitefield, Manchester , said Stevie has helped completely transform the life of her autistic 18-year-old daughter Tegan was housebound and barely spoke until Stevie joined the family.

They create an app to understand the feelings of the Michis

They create an app to understand the feelings of the Michis

A Chinese programmer developed an application that is capable of interpreting whether a cat is in a good mood and recognizing its emotional state.Even a Weibo user joked saying "Is it possible to create another application that can recognize the emotional state of my girlfriend?

This Morning vet Scott Miller reveals symptoms your dog might be unwell

This Morning vet Scott Miller reveals symptoms your dog might be unwell

What’s more, dog owners need to know what these actions really mean, because some of these seemingly human-like behaviours are warnings that their pet needs help.Dogs exposing their tummies can mean physical, behavioural, nutritional, or mental health issues (Image: GETTY).

Vet explains why you should never let a dog lick your face

Vet explains why you should never let a dog lick your face

Itch in-house vet Zoe Costigan warns dog owners to not let their dogs lick their face (Image: ALAMY) Sign up for FREE for latest news plus tips to save money and the environment.

Vet demands ban on dog breed after woman ‘mauled to the bone’

Vet demands ban on dog breed after woman ‘mauled to the bone’

Emergency services at the scene of the attack in Macarthur (Picture: Seven)Dr Kovac does not want existing American Staffordshire bull terriers to be put down.Dr Kovac believes American Staffordshire bull terriers should not be bred in Australia (Picture: Supplied)‘Most of the time they won’t be killers.

Tim Dowling: the cat has gone to the vet. I sit and await good news

Tim Dowling: the cat has gone to the vet. I sit and await good news

When the oldest one surfaces at about midday, I am still sitting in a chair watching the cat on the sofa.“The cat’s not well,” I say.“Isn’t he?” the oldest says.“Dad thinks he’s about to check out,” my wife says from the doorway, being unnecessarily faithful to my phrasing.“So take him to the vet,” the oldest one says.

Abandoned puppy found in an old shoe now lives like a king

Abandoned puppy found in an old shoe now lives like a king

(Picture: Jam Press)A man who found an adorable abandoned puppy using an old shoe for shelter, has given him a loving home where he now lives like royalty.The lifestyle email from .

Biden signs bill providing service dogs for struggling veterans

Biden signs bill providing service dogs for struggling veterans

A report released last year by the VA found that participants paired specifically with service dogs trained for PTSD had fewer suicidal behaviors and ideations within the first 18 months compared to people with emotional support animals.

Dogs can die if they drink seawater - vet explains how to diagnose and treat

Dogs can die if they drink seawater - vet explains how to diagnose and treat

Sean says: “Saltwater consumed in small quantities is usually not harmful and may only cause diarrhoea, but drinking larger amounts can disrupt the fluid balance in your dog’s body, and high levels of salt can be fatal for your dog.

Dog chocolate warning: Labradoodle nearly dies after bingeing on Easter eggs

Dog chocolate warning: Labradoodle nearly dies after bingeing on Easter eggs

Dog chocolate warning: Labradoodle nearly dies after bingeing on Easter eggs.(Image: Vets Now) Bruno ate a dozen Creme Eggs and several bars of dark chocolate.

Enormous dog who was too obese to stand transformed by £18,000 life-saving diet

Enormous dog who was too obese to stand transformed by £18,000 life-saving diet

Bertha was too big to walk, so Meredith started her off on an underwater treadmill (Picture: PA Real Life) With the vet agreeing Bertha could not undergo surgery to fix her leg until her weight was under control, Meredith devised a weight loss programme, supported by gentle exercise and thyroid medication.

Miracle cat survives after ‘sick people’ shot him with 25 pellets

Miracle cat survives after ‘sick people’ shot him with 25 pellets

CAT Norman, an 18-month-old Maine Coon, was left in a critical condition after being shot with 25 lead pellets.His owner, Josie Simpson, 22, said that 18-month-old Norman had gone outside early on Saturday morning and did not return until around 27 hours later on the Sunday.