The team behind a new TV series on Sky TV got in touch to let us know about ‘A Different Breed’ . A tv programme devoted to dog enthusiasts and their canine companions!
Many of the animal charities start to struggle at this time of the year as demands for their services increase. Centres operated by the RSPCA are looking after more pets and wildlife than ever before after a following a busy festive season. Christmas, coupled with the cold weather, saw the charity’s services throughout England and […]
Canine athletes will be limbering up to take part in one of the country’s newest sports as it visits Grizedale for the first time later this month.
Dog owners are being urged to clean up after their pets to help stop the spread of a virulent parasite.
Dog owners are being asked to keep their pets on the lead when they go for a walk into the countryside. The breeding season for wildlife and for farm animals is underway during this period and dogs can cause long-term damage if they are allowed to roam free. According to Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority […]
Just spotted this website where you can learn all about working sheepdogs. A fantastic instructional Border Collie sheepdog handling experience in Cumbria This would make an ideal Christmas present for that ‘not sure what to get ‘ person. http://www.lakedistrictsheepdogexperience.co.uk Details are Troutal Farm Seathwaite Duddon Valley Cumbria LA20 6EF United Kingdom 01229 716235 More details […]
You may remember last spring when Charlie found this strange buzzy, fluffy thing. Well, over the winter we have been doing our research and it turns out that these are Bumble Bees and are very important for our garden. Mum says that Bumble Bees are endangered which means they are dying out and may soon […]
Our latest video from the web features a charity called Dogs for the Disabled. They train specially selected dogs to carry out a range of practical tasks to assist disabled children and adults in order to achieve greater independence and are the only assistance dog charity to train dogs specially for disabled children. Since 1988 the […]
Two posts in one day, but we thought this was important. According to BBC News a parasite which can cause fatal illness in dogs has been found in Scotland for the first time, scientists have confirmed. Experts said that the parasite Angiostrongylus vasorum, also known as the ‘French heartworm’, could be moving north because of climate […]