Scientists are trying to identify an unusual hairy crab found washed up on Chesil beach in Dorset.Read the full story ›
Flags flying, tea flowing and tails wagging, Battersea’s dogs were the guests of honour at a street party to celebrate the Royal wedding.Read the full story ›
Older people who find themselves isolated are being matched up with dogs and their owners on so-called 'dog dates'.Read the full story ›
Red squirrels, native to the UK, are being re-introduced into forests across the country as part of a conservation project..Read the full story ›
The RSPCA received 217 calls about dogs locked in hot cars across England over the Bank Holiday weekend - around three calls every hour.Read the full story ›
Newt's mum refused to let him into her pouch, so is being hand reared by staff at Longleat Safari Park.Read the full story ›
It's something most of us take for granted - a day out with the family. But for children receiving hospice care, it's all too rare.
A lack of facilities at museums and theatres, let alone ill-health, often means the severely disabled are stuck at home. But a project supporting children with life-limiting conditions, and their families, has begun in Sussex today.
Andy Dickenson reports and speaks to mothers Chrissie Buckingham and Apolina D Silva, as well as Kate Giles from the Jerwood Gallery and Susan Freeman of Chestnut Tree House.
There are new warnings to dog owners in the region about a potentially fatal disease known as Alabama Rot.Read the full story ›
A pregnant dog has been abandoned in a cage at a bus stop with its head trapped in metal bars. Lucy is now being cared for by the RSPCA.Read the full story ›
Around half of all UK households own an animal companion with us spending £8bn a year on them. Jonathan Maitland reports.Read the full story ›