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“My dog helped me through some of the most difficult times in my life”

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Life

5 dog-friendly things to do in London

How to get your puppy fix in the capital

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Life

A woman found a puppy in a ditch – what happened next took Twitter by storm

Like all great stories, it started with a tweet...

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Hollie Richardson
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Win a £1,000 city break with TrustedHousesitters

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Life

This incredible story about a missing cat has gone viral online

Proof that cats work on nobody's schedule but their own

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Emily Reynolds
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Here's why a woman's connection with her dog is stronger than a man's

We knew it

Life

Revealed: the most popular cat and dog names of 2017

We're having trouble handling the cuteness

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Megan Murray
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Christmas Gift Guide

32 awesome Christmas gifts for pets and pet lovers

Stylish, cool and unique festive buys for the dogs, cats and owners in your life

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Amy Swales
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Life

We knew it: owning a dog could help you live longer

There's more to love than those puppy dog eyes

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Megan Murray
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People

Jennifer Lawrence proves she’s a badass dog mum when man grabs her pet

Don’t ever try to touch her dog without permission

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Pets should be allowed in hospitals, new national guidelines urge

“The clinical benefits are tangible”

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Amy Swales
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Life

This is why you probably shouldn’t argue in front of your dog

Science says so.

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Amy Swales
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Elle Griffiths
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Science has very good news for people who talk to their pets...

Asking your dog who is a good boy is good for you

Life

This company offers paid puppy leave for new dog owners

*sends CV*

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Amy Swales
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Life

It's official: we prefer our pets to our siblings

Least surprising news ever...?

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Travel

Pups allowed: our pick of England's dog-friendly holiday spots

Can’t bear the thought of sticking your beloved mutt in a kennel? Read this

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Jamie Klingler
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Life

New study shows your heart beat aligns with your dog's

You and your dog are so in sync your heart rates align when you're together.

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Hayley Spencer
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Life

This cat collar translates miaows into English

So we can finally know what felines are thinking

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Moya Crockett
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Books

Children read their favourite books to comfort shy shelter dogs

A scene that will warm the cockles of the iciest heart.

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Sejal Kapadia Pocha
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Charlotte Duck
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Wanted: home for giant rabbit who loves cuddles

A rabbit the size of a dog is in need of a home after his owner could no longer care for him

Life

Meet the most unamused animals of Halloween 2015

Trick or treat? Fancy dress pets take over Instagram

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Anna Pollitt
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