Underwater Photographer  winners of 2020 competition

  Underwater Photographer of the year celebrates photography under the ocean, lakes, and rivers, with over 5, 500 underwater pictures from 70 countries around the world. French Greg Lacoeur is this year’s champion and a multi-award-winning wildlife photographer who dedicates his life to the marine world, living a nomadic lifestyle expressing the emotion of the…

Megan world’s largest sheep dog

Emma Gray a 33-year-old Shepherdess who farms and trains sheepdogs near Morpethm has broken her own record a year ago, when a similar dog sold for almost £15, 000. The two- and-a half year-old Megan, a border collie from Northumberland was sold to an American ranch owner for £18, 9090 and has become the world’s…

Bring a dog for the bar staff to play with

  Dog of all sizes are welcome at the ground floor bar in   where they will be given a bowl of water on arrival and looked after by bar staff while you sup up your favourite cocktails or spirits with 20 per cent off the generous portion of meals prices. Located off City Road, East…

Illegal wildlife trafficking

Hugo Conings a 54-year-old Belgian man has been arrested at Lima Airport in Peru trying to smuggle 20 birds out of the country stuffed in small cardboard boxes in his suitcase. According to officers he was planning to fly to Madrid, Spain and sell the birds which were all protected species.   All birds survived…

Who gets custody of pets in Divorces?

One in four divorces involve a dispute over a pet, according to the Blue Cross Animal Charity. For couples embroiled in lengthy and expensive divorce negotiations, the fate of family pets is no laughing matter. So many couples end up squabbling over pets that the Law Society is recommending custody issued to be addressed in…

Animal story

In the jungle, a tiger owned a factory. There was one ant as the only worker in the factory who would come on time would complete all the work and then go back home. Tiger’s business was running very smoothly. One day the tiger thought, “ If this lone ant without anyone’s supervision  and guidance …

Rare deer-like animal rediscovered in Vietnam

The Species Tragulus Versicolor was first described in 1910 based on several animals found near Nha Trange, about 280 miles north-east of Ho Chi Minh City. An Nguyen, a Vietnamese biologist who works with Global Wildlife Conservation and is a PhD student at the Leibnitze Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, has been wondering for…

Does the dog approve woman’s partner?

  Dogs and cats are increasingly viewed as family members, a person’s pets may wield significant influence on human courtship and ultimate partner choice. How much does a dog’s opinion matter when a woman chooses a date, or a potential mate? While men treat their dogs as their companions and friends, women tend to look…