Kennel Club fears Otterhound, Dandie Dinmont Terrier and Skye Terrier dog breeds close to extinction

There are fears the Otterhound, Dandie Dinmont Terrier and the Skye Terrier are on the brink of extinction after just 121 puppies were born last year. Puppies like Labradors and French Bulldogs have seen record sales during the Covid lockdown, but the same cannot be said for the Otterhound, one of Britain’s oldest dog breeds that dates back … Read more

ANDREW PIERCE: Tory terrier bites Shami’s Achilles’ heel

ANDREW PIERCE: Tory terrier Tom Tugendhat bites Shami Chakrabarti’s Achilles’ heel By Andrew Pierce for the Daily Mail Published: 01:53 GMT, 25 January 2021 | Updated: 02:02 GMT, 25 January 2021 If the producers of BBC2’s Politics Live were looking to set up a bruising exchange over anti-Semitism in the Labour Party last week, they certainly … Read more

ANDREW PIERCE: Tory terrier bites Shami’s Achilles’ heel

ANDREW PIERCE: Tory terrier Tom Tugendhat bites Shami Chakrabarti’s Achilles’ heel By Andrew Pierce for the Daily Mail Published: 01:53 GMT, 25 January 2021 | Updated: 02:02 GMT, 25 January 2021 If the producers of BBC2’s Politics Live were looking to set up a bruising exchange over anti-Semitism in the Labour Party last week, they certainly … Read more

Even royal dogs need a seatbelt! Duchess of Cornwall is driven with rescue terrier Beth unrestrained

The Duchess of Cornwall today joined millions of pet owners unaware of little-known rules on restraining dogs in cars, as she drove away from an engagement with her terrier on her lap.  Camilla, 73, was joined by her delightful rescue Jack Russell, Beth, to officially open new kennels at Battersea Cat and Dog Home in … Read more

Even royal dogs need a seatbelt! Duchess of Cornwall is driven with rescue terrier Beth unrestrained

The Duchess of Cornwall today joined millions of pet owners unaware of little-known rules on restraining dogs in cars, as she drove away from an engagement with her terrier on her lap.  Camilla, 73, was joined by her delightful rescue Jack Russell, Beth, to officially open new kennels at Battersea Cat and Dog Home in … Read more

Duchess of Cornwall takes her rescue Jack-Russell terrier Beth to open new kennel

They say you should never work with animals. But today the Duchess of Cornwall’s dog Beth put on a perfect performance with that most royal of traditions – plaque unveiling. Beth, one of Camilla’s two rescue Jack Russell terriers, proved the perfect assistant as the duchess visited the Battersea Dogs and Cats rescue centre Windsor … Read more

Staffordshire Bull Terrier seriously injuries nine-year-old boy seriously by mauling him

Staffordshire Bull Terrier seriously injuries nine-year-old boy seriously by mauling him as he walks in park with family Boy, nine, out with family walking their dog at Langdon Hills Recreation Ground Schoolboy was attacked by a black Staffordshire Bull Terrier in Basildon, Essex  Essex Police appealing for anyone who saw attack or a dog with the … Read more

Owner of American pit bull terrier is jailed for two-and-half years after his dog mauled pensioner

A pit bull owner has been jailed after his trained fighting dog mauled a frail pensioner ‘like a lion dragging an antelope’ leaving her with horrific injuries.  The four-stone American pit bull terrier owned by Daniel Cleary, 32, had been trained to fight in underground dog fights and it took five men to beat it … Read more

Owner of American pit bull terrier is jailed for two-and-half years after his dog mauled pensioner

A pit bull owner has been jailed after his trained fighting dog mauled a frail pensioner ‘like a lion dragging an antelope’ leaving her with horrific injuries.  The four-stone American pit bull terrier owned by Daniel Cleary, 32, had been trained to fight in underground dog fights and it took five men to beat it … Read more