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The DSPCA are urgently looking for a foster home for this little guy

Taking to their Facebook page the DSPCA have put out an appeal to find a foster home for this poor little guy. In their post they have said; “Dobby is searching for a loving foster home.” “He arrived as a young puppy, found straying on the road. He needed urgent surgery on his injured leg. […]

Is your dog Obese?

Chubby dogs can seem cute, but it can cause serious health problems for your poor dog. Many dogs become over weight due to over feeding or an unbalanced diet. Obesity can make dogs less willing to be active and playful, which not only increases the chances of them becoming more overweight but also deprives them of […]

Why you should never kiss your dog

A recent article by New York Times has revealed the reasons why, other than gross dog breath obviously, you should never, ever, kiss you dog. While many dog lovers can be guilty of getting very close to their dogs, close enough so that their dog can lick their face, they’re being warned not to do this! […]

This girl tried to bring her dog into an Irish nightclub on New Years Eve

There’s loving your dog, and then there’s loving your dog so much you want to head out on the town together, and apparently this girl tried exactly that. This girl was pictured on Facebook seemingly trying to convince security at a nightclub to let her dog in to the club with her. The girl seems to […]

This photo of a dog posing in front of the Hachiko Statue has gone viral

This photo of an adorable dog has gone viral after it posed for its owner in front of the Hachiko in Shibuya, Tokyo. According to Net Shark it was Twitter user, Pita Ochave who shared the picture which has since gone viral. “THIS LIL CUTIE WAS POSING FOR HIS OWNER IN FRONT OF THE HACHIKO STATUE […]

Father asks for advice after his dog bites his daughter

A father has written into Red FM in Cork to ask for advice about what to do with his dog who bit his daughter. In his message the man says that his 10 year old daughter was bitten by his collie dog, but that he doesn’t want to put him down. His daughter was left with 8 stitches […]

These rescue dogs are going to be ball boys in this tennis tournament

These rescue dogs are going to ball boys in this tennis tournament. The organisers of the Brazil Tennis Open have welcomed rescue dogs as their ball boys, for the second year running. To be honest, it makes a lot of sense! Who better to chase after tennis balls than the furry lovers of fetch? What makes […]

There’s a Brewery that now offers ‘Paw-ternity’ leave to its workers

There’s a Brewery that now offers ‘Paw-ternity’ leave to its workers. Scottish brewery, Brewdog, is now offering ‘paw-ternity leave for its employees. The company will give employees who get a new dog or puppy a week off of work to bond with their pet. The company is opening a new location in Ohio, and is […]

PAWS FOR THOUGHT with Laura Woods

It’s said that dogs are man’s best friends and there’s no doubt that Irish people adore their canine companies. This month TV3 presenter and avid dog lover Laura Woods chats to RSVP’s Susan Knox about her little lady Minnie who is older than the hills, but still acts like a lively little puppy. Hi Laura, […]

5 Of The Coolest Places To Eat And Drink With Your Dog In Dublin

There’s nothing better than getting to spend your WHOLE day with your beloved dog, and there’s nothing worse than having to leave your dog outside a cafe while you eat your lunch alone. So here are the seven loveliest places you can spend your day with your pooch BFF. Pupp Pupp is Dublin first ever […]

5 Reasons Why Your Dog Is Good For Your Health

As dog lovers, we’re well aware of how dogs enrich our lives, making us happier and healthier overall but there are also some benefits of dog ownership that you may have never considered! Aside from providing us with companionship and entertainment, here are just a few of the countless mental and physical perks of having […]

This woman brought home a dying shelter dog so she could feel loved

A woman who brought home a dying shelter dog, said she did it so as the dog could feel loved, if even for just 24 hours. Heather Hayes says that as a marketing manager at the Asheville Humane Society, North Carolina, she frequently passed the kennel of the poor trembling dog, who she said spent her days hiding under […]

This Indiana officer’s portrait pictures with his dog have gone viral

This Indiana officer’s outtakes from his portrait pictures with his dog have gone viral, as it shows his struggle to pose because his dog won’t stop licking his face. Levi Knach’s outtakes are going viral because of his dog Kenobi, and the pictures are so adorable. It took loads of takes to get a picture […]

7 Weird Foods That Dogs Love

Some dogs are very particular about their food and what treats they prefer for rewards. Then again, dogs also eat their own feces…What gets your four-legged friend’s stomach growling? Your pooch might prefer the usual fare, but you could be surprised to find they enjoy some of these stranger snackable items! Peanut Butter  You can find […]

Couple left shocked after their dog gives birth to a ‘green’ puppy

A couple have been left shocked after their dog gave birth to a green puppy who they called FiFi, after Princess Fiona from Shrek. Mark and Elaine Cooper were delighted when their two-year-old chocolate Lab Milly gave birth to five puppies, in her first litter last month. However, the couple were left shocked after the only female […]

Ten Signs That Your Dog Might Have Cancer

It’s not just humans who battle cancer, dogs can also get it too. It’s a dog owner’s worst nightmare hearing the four words: “Your dog has cancer.” In fact, one in three dogs will develop cancer, according to the National Canine Cancer Foundation. Canine cancer can happen at any age but most often it occurs in […]