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National Dog Day: Your brilliant pictures of ‘your best friend’

Dogs in Cardiff

We all know the saying ‘every dog has its day’ and, what do you know, dogs ARE having their own day today as it’s National Dog Day! As a nation of dog lovers we knew there were some amazing Welsh dogs out there – and you didn’t disappoint with your brilliant pictures. In fact we’ve been innundated – so look …

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Man jailed after slitting dog’s throat

The judge said it was “entirely right” that defendant Peter David Hall, 44, of Cheshire View in Wrexham had been convicted for a knife threat against “an entirely innocent gentleman”. He was also convicted of a separate charge of criminal damage to his victim’s dog. Mold Crown Court heard the incident happened last August outside Stephen Harding’s home in Southsea, …

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New cafe serving treats for dogs opens in Barry

Dog cafe

  A cat lover who felt dogs were getting a ‘ruff’ deal every time their owner stopped for a coffee has opened a new canine-friendly café. Instead of being left alone on a cold pavement dogs are welcomed intoOwner April Keeble was inspired to open her new business, which welcomed its first customers on Saturday, when she spotted the plight …

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Cardiff dog attack: Grandson charged after pet ‘mauled 64-year-old woman to …

A grandson will stand trial accused of owning an out-of-control American bulldog after his 64-year-old grandmother was allegedly mauled to death in her own home. Craig Greve, 23, has been charged under the Dangerous Dogs Act less than three days after grandmother Rhona’s death in Cardiff. He faced magistrates today and pleaded not guilty to two offences – owning a …

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Pet owners warned to be vigilant after cats are poisoned

Pet owners are being warned to be extra cautious after reports of cats being poisoned. Residents in Church Village and Risca are being urged to be on the look out after several reports of cats having to be put down. RSPCA Cymru says it was contacted last week after a male tabby cat was sadly put to sleep on veterinary …

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Police probe after baby’s body found in River Taff, Cardiff

Police have sealed off a section of an embankment in Cardiff after the body of a newborn baby was found in the River Taff. Investigations are being carried out at the scene and a tent has been erected. Officers are appealing for information concerning the incident and are keen to locate the mother of the baby. South Wales Police said …

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Pet cat shot in the head: appeal for information

A pet cat shot shot in the head with a pellet brain is lucky to be alive says the RSPCA, who is now investigating. Her owners say they are “shocked and angry” that someone could do this deliberately.

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Exotic pet shop’s horror as bearded dragon lizard is delivered to them – in …

The owners of an exotic pet store in Cardiff have condemned a mystery mailer who sent a live bearded dragon lizard in the post. Staff at Reptile Cymru say the animal, a juvenile, is not expected to survive its ordeal, which was coupled with an apparent lack of care prior to being posted. The reptile is thought to be no …

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Serial cat killer hunted after 44 felines POISONED to death in two years

antifreeze

The latest death occurred last Friday when two cats were poisoned after drinking the liquid – which is normally use by gardeners for running water fixtures and engineers as an engine coolant. Vet Micahel Kettle, who runs Marshlands Vets, is urging owners to be vigilant and call police if they see anyone acting suspiciously. He said: “I believe it is …

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Kenneth Dale Wakefield who ‘decapitated his wife’ is jailed and charged with …

Kenneth Dale Wakefield, 43, accused of killing wife Trina Hesich, 49 Also allegedly decapitated their two dogs, then hid all corpses in a closet Then gouged his eye and chopped off his hand in Phoenix, Arizona, home Wakefield was previously imprisoned for ten years for attempted murder Psychiatrists let him out because they thought his mental illness was in remission …

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