Greyfriars Bobby church to host annual pet blessing service

Greyfriars Kirk in Edinburgh will once again host its annual pet blessing service this Sunday. The church, famous for its association with Greyfriars Bobby - the legendary dog that faithfully guarded his owner's grave for an astounding 14 years - welcomes all animal lovers to bring their pets each year for a special blessing.

Southampton charity says animals left in 'pain' as vets bills rise

The owner of a Southampton fox sanctuary says animals are suffering as crippling vets prices reach a record high.

Polar bear taken in at Suffolk zoo

A polar bear has arrived at TV presenter Jimmy Doherty's zoo after being rescued from Sweden.

Jimmy's Farm & Wildlife Park, near Ipswich, said female bear Ewa would have been put to sleep if they had not taken her in.

Animal cruelty arrest after dog sustains injuries during burglary

A man in his 20s has been arrested by police investigating a burglary and injuries sustained by a dog during an alleged break in in Carrickfergus on Saturday.