A dog left for dead at the side of a road in Gloucester after being used for badger baiting has made what vets are calling a 'miracle recovery'. The terrier was blind with third degree burns when she was rescued. This report contains images you may find distressing.
Joint patrols between Police and City Council staff are being launched to combat the problem of dog fouling in Gloucester.
The ‘get tough’ campaign is will focus on known hotspots.
It follows an ‘awareness raising’ week in Barton and Tredworth, which has one of the highest levels of complaints.
Government plans to microchip all dogs won't help stop attacks on children, according to critics. One Wiltshire MP says the proposals will hit middle class pet owners and fail to deter yobs from using dogs as weapons.
It's a view shared by a mother from Dorset, whose 3-year-old daughter was attacked by a dog nine months ago.
Daisy Gray's report contains some upsetting images
Researchers at Bath Spa University have found that dog owners pick breeds that reflect their personalities.
German shepherds tend to be owned by outgoing people. Those who keep greyhounds are more emotionally stable and those with 'toy' dogs like chihuahuas are seen as more agreeable.