18 July 2011 12:00 AM
02 July 2011 12:00 AM
11 June 2011 12:00 AM
Larry the tabby cat given a home at 10 Downing Street after a rat was spotted at the doorstep has, four months after moving in, made his first confirmed kill.
10 June 2011 12:29 PM
Larry the Downing Street cat has made his first kills since being brought in to deal with rats at Number 10, David Cameron revealed today.
06 June 2011 12:00 AM
An animal welfare group has reported a huge rise in the number of miniature dogs being abandoned at its centres.
01 June 2011 10:04 AM
Keepers are giving round-the-clock treatment to the latest addition to a zoo's population after her mother became ill and could not produce enough milk to feed her.
31 May 2011 04:50 PM
Dog owners have been urged to be vigilant after a number of pets mysteriously died after using a popular walking spot.
28 May 2011 12:00 AM
All animal lovers will be aware of the plight of the greyhound. Although many owners of racing hounds take their responsibility towards the breed seriously, some are not so thoughtful, and will discard dogs once they are past racing age (typically about three to four). Their placid nature makes them ideal pets for a happy life in retirement.
28 May 2011 12:00 AM
Q. I have always pondered the idea of having a bird as a pet. The obvious choice would be a budgie, but they seem a bit boring. If you have a bird, which one would you recommend? Vicki from Harrow
15 May 2011 12:00 AM
China's largest city, Shanghai, is setting a limit of one dog per family in an effort to gain control over the soaring pet population and curb rabies.
09 May 2011 01:12 PM
WWF warns the animals' habitat on Sumatra is at danger from loggers.
03 May 2011 11:09 AM
The second ever Animal Art Fair opens at London’s Fulham Palace this weekend, bringing a vast collection of paintings and drawings of pets and wildlife under the same roof.
02 May 2011 12:00 AM
Pets are suffering because of the economic downturn, a survey has revealed, with thousands of owners unable to support them.
29 April 2011 08:51 AM
A penguin born at London Zoo on Easter Sunday is to be named after Kate Middleton or Prince William, depending on its sex.
25 April 2011 12:00 AM
Dog owners could be forced to have a microchip implanted under their pet's skin under government plans to combat dangerous animals.
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