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Manchester dog boarding company accused of ‘stealing’ dog

A dog boarding company in Manchester has been accused of stealing a dog in its care, after the owner has failed to locate both the dog and the company's owner.

Scotland’s XL Bully safeguards coming into force

XL Bully dog owners are being urged to prepare for new rules that are expected to come into force in Scotland on Friday (23 February).

Calls to speed up Scotland’s XL Bully ban 

Calls to speed up the introduction of Scotland’s XL Bully ban have been made in the wake of more attacks and as the outlawed breed continues to flood north. 

Campaigners urge government to deliver shock collar ban

MPs and campaigners have urged the government to deliver on its promise to ban electric shock collars.

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Manchester dog boarding company accused of ‘stealing’ dog

Manchester dog boarding company accused of ‘stealing’ dog

A dog boarding company in Manchester has been accused of stealing a dog in its care, after the owner has failed to locate either the dog and the company’s owner. Dog owner Redford Robinson said on social media that he has lost contact with the owners of dog...

Plans submitted for Swanton Morley dog walking field

Plans submitted for Swanton Morley dog walking field

Plans have been submitted to develop a new dog walking field in Swanton Morley, Norfolk.  Under the plans, the Elsing Road field would be enclosed on all sides by 1.8m Tornado dog fencing, access to the road would be enhanced and widened, and a car park with space for...

Bramford groomers set to open

Bramford groomers set to open

A new dog grooming salon is set to open in Bramford, Suffolk.   Groomer Michelle Sweeney describes the new business, called George’s Groom Room, as a luxury salon for dogs.   She said: “I am really excited that I will be opening the doors to my very own...

Plans for East Dunbartonshire kennels and daycare revealed

Plans for East Dunbartonshire kennels and daycare revealed

Plans for a new dog boarding and daycare centre in Bearsden, East Dunbartonshire, have been unveiled.  Applicant Lola’s Country Club is proposing new kennels and a daycare centre at Cochno Town Farm, on Cochno Road East.  In addition, the plans include fields for pet...

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Mr Bug extends insect protein range

Mr Bug extends insect protein range

Mr Bug, the insect protein pet food manufacturer, has launched its first dog food.  Made with 20% Devon mealworm protein, the superfood-based recipe is grain-free, hypoallergenic, and contains all natural ingredients.  Mr Bug founder, Conal Cunningham, said: “The...

Aldi brings back pet event

Aldi brings back pet event

Supermarket giant Aldi is bringing its pet event back this week.  Aldi’s pet range includes Comfy Pet Bed available in sizes Small-Extra Large (£12.99-£29.99), Dog Towel Coat & Grooming Mitt (£6.99), Agility Set (£9.99), Tug Toy available in four bright colours...

Lily’s Kitchen launches Ultimate Suppers range

Lily’s Kitchen launches Ultimate Suppers range

Lily’s Kitchen has launched a range of dog food that is made with high quality ingredients, including chicken breasts, steaks, and salmon fillets. Ultimate Suppers include three variants – The Ultimate Chicken Dinner, The Ultimate Chicken with Salmon Supper and...

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Too much Valentine’s Day love for our dogs?

Too much Valentine’s Day love for our dogs?

By Eva Oliversson, Certified Dog Trainer and Behaviourist and Founder of the Swedish International Gulahund Yellowdog programme With Valentine’s Day around the corner it is interesting to think about whether we love our dogs too much. At Yellow Dog we are always...

Fireworks fright

Fireworks fright

By Rachel Bean who is a qualified veterinary nurse, canine behaviourist, and a leading teacher of canine first aider.  Many dog owners prepare for fireworks season and work to desensitise their dog, but for some owners the dog does not appear to be scared at all, so...

Foods you should never feed dogs

Foods you should never feed dogs

By Francesca Ford who teaches Canine Nutrition courses at the Bone Idol Academy. We all love to treat our dogs and while we may all know the more common toxic foods for dogs like chocolate and onions there are more household foods that you might not know are a danger...