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Dogs treated to visit from Santa Paws at Leeds Dogs Trust event

Dogs meeting  Santa at Dogs Trust in Leeds

By Jazmine Ella Blackah DOGS had a chance to get all their Christmas wishes when they met Father Christmas at the Dogs Trust’s charity centre in Leeds.

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Dogs and Adders

Dogs and Adders

Vets are warning pet owners to be vigilant after a number of incidents in which dogs have been bitten by adders in Yorkshire. The warm weather earlier this month has meant the snakes have emerged from hibernation putting dogs at risk. Sasha Scales reports.

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Christmas unwanted pets warning from Leeds Dogs Trust

Leeds Dogs Trust

  By Tom Connell ‘Give Socks Not Dogs’ to loved ones this Christmas – that is the plea from a Leeds animal welfare charity. Leeds Dogs Trust is inundated every year in the post-festive season with people looking to re-home dogs given as presents. In January and February 2016, the trust received 529 calls from people with unwanted dogs and took […]

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Chocs away for four-legged friends at Christmas-time… or face a £300 vet bill

Chocs away for four-legged friends at Christmas-time… or face a £300 vet bill

By Alex Haithwaite MORE THAN 6,000 UK dogs are predicted to have suffered chocolate poisoning in 2016 – with an expected spike in December due to Christmas treats.

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Dog charities gear up for flood of unwanted animals bought as Christmas presents

Dog charities gear up for flood of unwanted animals bought as Christmas presents

  By Bethany Armer AS THE festive period approaches animal charities are gearing up for an influx of unwanted dogs.

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Dogs Trust offer Leeds mutts free chips

Dogs Trust offer Leeds mutts free chips

by David Mackie Dog owners in Leeds will have the chance to microchip their dogs for free on Monday July 20. Leeds City Council’s dog wardens are teaming up with the Dogs Trust to offer the service. Between 10am and 2pm, dog wardens and Dogs Trust staff will be at Barley Hill Recreation Ground in Garforth. Microchipping dogs – which […]

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Bradford dog attack leaves man seriously injured

Bradford dog attack leaves man seriously injured

A Bradford man was dragged across the street and later taken to hospital after being seriously injured following a dog attack in Buttershaw. Two men were questioned in relation to the attack and three dogs were removed from the scene by West Yorkshire Police, yesterday morning. Sergeant Richard Sheard from Bradford NPT is appealing to people to come forward with […]

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Dog hanged off Leeds bridge

Dog hanged off Leeds bridge

A dog was hanged from a bridge in Halton in an “appalling” act of cruelty. Now RSCPA officers are investigating the incident – the second within a month in Leeds. The Akita was found on Sunday still alive, but had died when RSPCA investigator arrived Ben Cassell arrived at the scene. Ben Cassell, RSCPA investigator, said: “He was owned by […]

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