Entries by Companion Life

How pets can help beat the January winter blues

As the post-festive excitement wears off, the cold weather and short, dark days can leave us feeling glum. Monday 20 January is known as ‘Blue Monday’, which is believed to be the most depressing day of the year. However, amidst the darkness, there is light as pets can benefit our mental health and physical health, […]

Fresh start for ‘miracle pony’ who survived car accident

A pony who suffered major injuries after a nightmare collision with a car has made an astonishing recovery thanks to the RSPCA. At just three years old, pony Molly has already overcome enormous hurdles in her short life, from being abandoned to suffering serious injuries in a freak car accident after straying onto a road. […]

How one pet food brand plans to revolutionise the industry

A pet food business has transformed its brand in time for the new decade, as it sets out to revolutionise the pet food industry. The team from Yorkshire based Pure Pet Food have introduced a new personalisation-based model in a bid to make better pet health and nutrition accessible to all dog owner. By tailoring […]

Miracle kitten crowned UK’s top Pet Survivor

A kitten who cheated death by a whisker has been named Pet Survivor of the Year 2019 by vet charity PDSA. Victorious Woody came top of the public vote to decide the winner and was up against three dogs, another cat and a duck for the coveted title. All of the finalists have their own […]

Skinny rabbit is abandoned in Liverpool park

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a rabbit was abandoned in a box on a park bench in Liverpool. The lionhead rabbit was spotted by a member of the public in a cardboard box on a bench in Sefton Pak on Sunday 5 January who then contacted the RSPCA for help. The rabbit was […]

New year, new start for former stray dogs

The new year is off to a waggy start at Dogs Trust Manchester as it has found a forever home for two inseparable canine companions. Two-year old Whippets Spud and Zippy arrived at the Denton-based rehoming centre just before Christmas after being found wandering the streets alone. However, they are now heading home with the […]

PDSA offers tips on keeping pets warm during winter months

When the cold snap bites, it’s not just us humans that suffer the effects, our pets can feel it too. Vet charity, PDSA is encouraging pet owners to take the easy steps needed to keep pets warm and safe this winter. Despite their warm coats, our furry friends are not immune to the effects of […]

Cats rescued from a property with over 70 moggies

The RSPCA is looking to find homes for nine cats who were rescued from a multi-animal home where there were more than 70 cats. Aberama, Tobias, Grace, Esme, May, Arthur, Ada, Michael and Alice were all rescued from South London and are now looking to find their forever homes. The nine cats are being cared […]