t’s finally getting hotter, which is great news for the UK. We want you to enjoy the sun with your furry friend as much as possible, but due to our pooches wearing what is essentially a big coat at all times (their fur!)
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.