Getting a pet is a really big decision, so you definitely need to spend time thinking about what kind of pet will work best for you, your family, your own circumstances - and your Pet! This is important because your pet will be part of your family for many years.
Yearly Archives: 2015
Accompanied by one of her own dogs - labradoodle Berlino - Irish athlete and former Olympian Derval O’Rourke yesterday unveiled the Irish Guide Dogs #GoWalkies Christmas campaign.
The Supervet is a Channel 4 TV Series, now in its third series, about Irish-born Vet Noel Fitzpatrick, a pioneer in neuro-orthopaedics, constructing custom-made bionic limbs for pets.
This article on the DSPCA (Dublin Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) website sets out very clearly the legal responsibilities for dog owners in Ireland, and the potential penalties for failing to comply.
Domestic dogs display empathic response to distress in humans. A recent study seem to confirm the old adage that Dogs are a Man’s best friend.
Eurotunnel Le Shuttle, the Channel Tunnel operator, really does push the boat out when it comes to travelling with Pets. This includes trained pet staff, dedicated pet exercise areas, and a Pet Reception at the Calais terminal. In recognition of the company's efforts, Eurotunnel was the 2016 winner (fifth year running) of the Kennel Club's "Most Dog Friendly" award, in the Large Organisation category.