Posts Tagged ‘Dogs’

‘We’re all going on a summer holiday…’

Child and black labrador standing on the beach © RSPCA

Our pet dogs are part of the family so it’s great that so many families choose to holiday in the UK and take their canine companion to join in the fun.

There are lots of lovely parts of this country which can best be enjoyed and explored by walking so holidaying closer to home is a great opportunity to get out with your dog and see what the UK has to offer.

But before you arrive at your destination, you … continue reading ››

Cautionary “tails” for Christmas!

Image: Kristi Welton-Kidder / Flickr

There are many commitments over the Christmas period that demand our time and attention. But we should make sure pets are high up on our list of priorities, or we may get a surprise on Christmas morning we hadn’t bargained for!

Veterinary Surgeon Kamilla De Oliveira has some cautionary tales from her time spent working at Harmsworth Animal Hospital over the festive period. It might make you think twice about the treats you share with your beloved pets…

Special bonds: animal care assistants and long-stay animals

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The bonds formed between animal care assistants and long-stay animals can be incredible. We asked staff at South Godstone Animal Centre to tell us about the friendships they’ve made with animals through their dedicated, one-to-one care.