After their successful work in reporting illegal badger persecution, animal welfare charity, Naturewatch Foundation is extending their dog welfare campaign work into reporting illegal puppy farming with the launch of Hotline 4 Puppies.
Research carried out using the Royal Veterinary College’s (RVC) VetCompassTM programme, shows dental disease, osteoarthritis and obesity have the greatest impact on dog’s welfare. The study investigated the severity and duration of eight major conditions seen in practice in addition to recording their frequency to provide an overall measure of welfare impact.
After a recent conversation in the office, we realised there are so many common household items which are proven to be poisonous or toxic to dogs. Things that you may not think about, which could potentially be lethal. Here’s our list of items to keep well away from your furry friend.