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Baby dies in suspected dog attack in early hours of morning

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Mum accidentally shoots 5-year-old son while aiming gun at escaped dog in street

A mum is alleged to have accidentally shot her 5-year-old son while trying to shoot a dog that was running across the street. Angelia Mia Vargas, 24, was arrested last Saturday (May 29) after she fired a pistol three times at a loose dog, with one of the bullets ricocheting into her son's stomach. The […]

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Girl, 10, and dog suffer horror burns after walking through ‘dry ice’

A 10-year-old girl and a pet dog received painful burns last week from a mysterious spillage on a North Yorkshire street. Last Friday, Macie Hughes, 10, and a pet dog belonging to another family, both received treatment after separate encounters with the substance – thought to be dry ice – on Falsgrave Road, Scarbrough. Macie’s […]

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Poor abandoned dog forced to be put down after cruel owners tie him to tree

A dying dog that was cruelly left by his owners tied to a tree has had to be put down. The boxer-type dog was found by a member of the public showing clear signs of distress and of having been previously neglected. Its spine and ribs were clearly visible through its skin and it was […]

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In Gaza, 'war is horror' for everyone, including the cats and dogs

The war in Gaza was a traumatizing event for humans as well as animals, said resident Saeed Al Err. Saeed runs Gaza’s Sulala Animal Rescue, caring for dogs and cats, as well as a horse and donkey. “They are poor souls who have a very difficult life in Gaza,” he told Insider See more stories […]

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‘Death row dogs’ overwhelm shelters as abandoned lockdown pets face being killed

Animal rescue centres are being swamped by calls to take in "death row dogs" abandoned by owners who bought animals during lockdown. The Covid-19 pandemic led to a huge surge in people impulse buying dogs to keep them company at home. But as lockdown restrictions ease hundreds of puppies are being resold or handed in […]

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Rescue dog has lucky escape after swallowing fish hook during walk

Calling all dog lovers! Sign up to TeamDogs for your weekly dose of dog news, pictures and stories. A poor dog was lucky to avoid major surgery after swallowing a fish hook while out walking. One-year-old Runa had been out with her owners when the hook became lodged in her mouth. The rescue dog, originally […]

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Dognapped pup stolen by thugs with machetes found ditched on roadside

A pup stolen by masked thugs with machetes has been reunited with its owners after being dumped on the side of a road. Nine-week-old American Bulldog Cairo has found by his relieved owners after three robbers wearing balaclavas broke into their home in Pollok, Glasgow on Wednesday night. Caitlin Maley, 21, and David Waters started […]

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Britain’s dogs pile on the pounds in lockdown, gaining 3.3kg each over last year

Calling all dog lovers! Sign up to TeamDogs for your weekly dose of dog news, pictures and stories. Britain's dogs have put on an average of 3.3kg each – almost half a stone – since the pandemic began, a study has found. With an estimated 10.1 million dog owners in the UK, this adds up […]

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Queen was bitten by corgi and needed stitches after trying to break up dog fight

The Queen was once bitten by a royal corgi after trying to break up a dog fight – and required three stitches. Her Majesty has been devoted to the breed since her parents gave her a dog called Susan on her 18th birthday in 1944. However, the pooches have occasionally caused a nuisance. Singer Max […]