July 2016

Dog ownership reduces stress in families with autistic children

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There have been a number of studies in recent years that have looked at the impact of dogs on children with autism.  Findings have shown that our four–legged friends can give a child confidence and teach them about responsibility to improving a child’s social skills.  Now a new study has found that owning a pet […]

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Dogs in hot cars – is it illegal to smash the window?

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As the temperatures have been steadily rising over recent weeks and despite the plethora of information shared across social media about the dangers of leaving pets in cars, the press continue to report stories of young children and dogs being rescued from vehicles.  In fact, just weeks ago during the Easter bank holiday weekend, the […]

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