General Pet Features

  • Paws a while: Holiday with your pet

    Planning a weekend escape? Take your furry friend with you!

    June 9, 3:17 pm
  • Dr Rachele Lowe - Safe and Hound

    Summer is a great time of year for pets. Owners are generally outside more, spending more time in the vicinity of their furry family members, and dogs are more likely to be rewarded with trips to the beach and park.

    April 2, 11:28 am
  • Dr Rachele Lowe - a Wild Day's Work

    Many people think being a vet is glamorous. But the reality's quite different. Here's a typical day.

    February 15, 12:01 pm
  • 'Pupcakes' answer to puppy fat

    Owner of cupcake shop in the UK invents healthy 'Pupcake' option in response to growing canine obesity rates.

    June 21, 11:11 am
  • Pets and Stress

    Think you're stressed? Our animals are feeling it too.

    March 11, 1:17 pm
  • Dr Rachele Lowe - Cat Flap!

    Are you blessed with an easygoing moggie that seems to cope with new additions to the neighbourhood with ease? If so, count yourself very fortunate, as some long-suffering cat owners wear a well-trodden path to their vet for catfight war-wound treatment every time a new feline 'friend' moves in.

    April 2, 10:25 am
  • Dr Rachele Lowe - Something Fishy

    Fish are popular pets for time-poor people. But things can go wrong with pet fish.

    August 1, 10:42 am
  • Your Pet: the Best Pet Advice On the Net

    There is no shortage of web-based information on petcare. You can google almost any topic and come up with a range of responses - from miracle cures and quick fixes to some well-meaning but incorrect advice and downright ridiculous suggestions.

    December 10, 3:53 pm
  • Kate Middleton slips dog's name

    Kate let the secret name of her royal cocker spaniel slip to school children in Oxford.

    February 22, 10:46 am

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