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Last week we told viewers about Jasper the depressed rescue dog.
He's been without a permanent home for so long that sometimes he's too depressed to get out of bed.
Since we featured Jasper on our programme, staff at his animal rehoming centre near Chard say they've had nearly 600 enquiries about taking him in.
The Springer Spaniel has been at the centre for six months but will hopefully now have a new owner very soon.
A North Devon woman is calling for action after her niece was apparently bitten by a dog from a temporary travellers camp in Bideford.
11-year-old Erin Foyle was left badly bruised after the alleged attack at the Springfield cattle market on Monday (10 August). Police are investigating the incident.
"I understand their dogs are there to help guard them and they're part of their life but they do need to be on a leash, really".
The Devon and Cornwall police dog display team, together with a selection of police puppies will be showcasing their skills which they learn as part of their police training in the main arena at the Devon County Show.
The police dog display team will be will be used in a firearms scenario with gun fire where the dogs will be used to detain an armed person.
They will also demonstrate a search situation and emergency recall where a dog is sent in error to a detained person.
The puppies will be showing the crowds their newly learned skills in the agility and obedience classes.
Police dog Brodie will also be attending as the Devon and Cornwall Police guest of honour.
Brodie, from the police puppy scheme who had both hips replaced earlier this year will be on hand to meet the public at the police stand with his puppy walkers and Police Canine Development Officer, Paul Glennon.
Brodie was brought into the world by the breeding programme run by Devon and Cornwall Police.
‘Bionic Brodie’ as he has affectionately been known, captured the hearts of the public when it was confirmed the only way that Brodie could lead a pain free life was if both hips were replaced after a diagnosis of chronic hip dysplasia.
He healed nicely after the first operation and is expected to be fully recovered in about eight weeks.