Entries by Companion Life

Eight kittens found in cemetery rescued by Battersea Old Windsor

Eight newly born kittens found abandoned in a Slough cemetery are looking forward to living bright new lives thanks to Battersea Dogs & Cats Home in Old Windsor. The kittens, all of which are different ages and from different litters were found by a member of public in June before they were taken to the […]

James Middleton and Babboe get wheels in motion at Battersea Dogs Home

In partnership with James Middleton, entrepreneur and mental health campaigner, Babboe yesterday donated a Dog-e bike to Battersea Dogs Home. A long-time fan of the cargo bikes, which have recently soared in populariy in the UK, Middleton is often spotted with his four-legged friends cycling the streets of London on the Dog-e model of the […]

RSPCA receives more than 10,000 calls about cats

The RSPCA has revealed that last year there were 134,537 calls coming through to its cruelty line – which is one call every four minutes. This International Cat Day (August 8), the RSPCA is shining a light on the plight of cats and how we can help them. According to RSPCA data, cats are one […]

The perfect pup: what dog is right for you?

Paws.com provide a definite guide for potential new pet owners, a guide on which dog would best suit your lifestyle. As families come together over the summer and school holidays, many will think about adding a new furry friend to the fold. Dogs are the most popular of pets in the UK, with 26% of […]

Hill’s launch new range of functional dog treats

Hill’s Pet Nutrition has launched a new range of five delicious dog treats. The tasty new treats each provide specific health benefits without added artificial preservatives, flavours or colours and are the perfect complement to Hill’s existing ranges. The new range has clinically proven benefits and is designed to help manage specific health conditions in […]

RSPCA looking for alternative homes for cats in Kent

The RSPCA has renewed its appeal to find outdoor homes for cats in Kent as the charity has become overrun with semi-feral cats. The RSPCA Canterbury branch has been working with the owner of a smallholding in Kent to help rehome a number of semi-feral cats. So far, 18 cats have found homes but there […]

Dogs Trust oldie gets his forever home

Tails are wagging at Dogs Trust as Tonks, the charity’s oldest dog has finally found his forever home. The 17-year old Terrier, now named George, was being cared for by the Kenilworth rehoming centre and, after an appeal to find the loveable older gent a new owner, he has now found the perfect home with […]