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Three People Arrested Resulting From Carlow Puppy Farm Raid

Three people have been arrested after the discovery of an “unprecedented” puppy farm in Co Carlow in which 351 dogs and 11 horses were rescued from “appalling and horrific” conditions in April. IrishDogs.ie reported back in April - Investigatio...

IKEA’s Puppy Parking Lot Means No More Dogs Overheating In Cars

The IKEA store in Cologne, Germany recently built a space for people to drop off their dogs before entering the store. Like a puppy parking lot. A Barking lot! The outdoor space is arranged with platforms covered in AstroTurf, and equipped with a...

'Pawesome' Day For Student And Dog

A student and his dog donned graduation robes today after the pet helped his owner complete his university degree. Jack Proctor, 34, joined forces with cocker spaniel Fudge to complete a series of assignments as he studied for his BDes (Hons) in...

Blind Jack Russell And His ‘Guide Dog’ Best Friend Search For New Home

This Jack Russell is completely blind – so he has his best friend Buzz as his own personal guide dog. The two inseparable dogs were found abandoned in County Durham and need to find a loving new home together. Meet Glenn and Buzz, two dogs w...

China’s Controversial Yulin Dog Meat Festival Has Gone Ahead, Despite International Outrage

Thousands of cats and dogs will be killed and eaten in China to mark the summer solstice on Sunday 21 June. The controversial Yulin Dog Meat Festival has attracted criticism and protests from animal activists around the world and government offic...

8 Million Mummified Puppies And Dogs Discovered By God Of Death Temple

A catacomb from ancient Egypt containing eight million mummified puppies and dogs likely played a significant role in the economy at the time, researchers have said. The remains were found next to the temple of Anubis, the dog-like god of dea...

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Before You Adopt A Puppy From A MacDowall SK Dog Breeder

// If you’ve decided to add a dog to your family, there are many different ways you can go about getting one.  You can go to a shelter, you can adopt the puppy of a friend’s dog or you can go to a breeder, for example.  If you go the breeder ro...

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