Fears over dog snatching ring in Yorkshire after several pets go missing on walks with owners – Yorkshire Post

Fears over dog snatching ring in Yorkshire after several pets go missing on walks with owners – Yorkshire Post

A dog snatching ring could be operating in Yorkshire, dog owners have warned, after several pets went missing from the same area in a matter of weeks. David Drury, Amber’s owner, said: “I’ve owned and trained dogs for 40 years, and I’ve never come across a situation like this.” Read more at: https://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/fears-over-dog-snatching-ring-in-yorkshire-after-several-pets-go-missing-on-walks-with-owners-1-9522735?fbclid=IwAR3Fnz3ut4v2yD_Tt-sul3oIixI7FHzxG0Y2p-TpeEX9NDCPRh5Y-EP4sOk — ReadREAD MORE >

Dizzy stolen during the night, Bury St Edmunds.

Dizzy stolen during the night, Bury St Edmunds.

DIZZY, Male Labrador Retriever Blonde (Age: Adult) Taken from his kennel at home during the night in Bury St Edmunds IP32 7BD area, Suffolk, on Friday, 11th January 2019 Dizzy is nervous, if you do see him please contact the owner immediately, please do not try to catch him. CONTACT: 07447144698 Doglost link:- http://www.doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=139251 #PetTheftReformREAD MORE >

Thieves steal 11 French bulldogs in burglary in Barry – BBC News

Thieves steal 11 French bulldogs in burglary in Barry – BBC News

Thieves have stolen 11 French bulldogs, a large amount of cash and a high end car in a burglary in Vale of Glamorgan. Five adults and six puppies were taken from a house on Hillary Rise, Barry, at about 09:00 GMT on Friday. Two stainless steel men’s watches – a Cartier and a Hublot BigREAD MORE >

MELA stolen from a little boy’s arms in Crossway, Crewe, Cheshire on 5th January 2019 REUNITED AFTER CCTV RELEASED.

Have you been offered or recently bought a dog like Mela ? Please contact 07922 465508 or Cheshire Police on 101 with any information. Doglost link:- http://www.doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=139046 #PetTheftReform Read more and watch CCTV. https://www.thescottishsun.co.uk/news/3736573/heartbreaking-moment-little-boy-chases-thief-who-stole-his-jack-russell-puppy-while-out-for-walk/?utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1547245228

CCTV shows ‘brazen thief stealing Chihuahua from outside hair salon’, now reunited thanks to social media #PetTheftReform

CCTV shows ‘brazen thief stealing Chihuahua from outside hair salon’, now reunited thanks to social media #PetTheftReform

Katie, who owns Rupert with her partner and hair dresser Daniel Granger, was reunited with her beloved pet on Friday. Rupert – just one-year-old and worth £2,500 – went missing near Daniel Granger Hairdressing in Northampton after a man was filmed scooping him up under his arm CCTV footage shows the moment an alleged thief appearsREAD MORE >

Stevenage dog lovers’ search to reunite missing Ernie with his family

Stevenage dog lovers’ search to reunite missing Ernie with his family

REUNITED. Ernie is home and safe. He was found hiding under a car this afternoon!! Stay safe beautiful boy x Dog lovers in Stevenage have come together to help reunite a family with their beloved miniture sausage dog, Ernie, after he went missing from Fairlands Valley Park this morning. Stephen Wells took to Facebook forREAD MORE >

Have you seen TROTSY? Bognor Regis. #PetTheftReform

Have you seen TROTSY? Bognor Regis. #PetTheftReform

A NORTH Bersted man has appealed for help for the return of his dog. Paul Hammond was alarmed to discover Trotsy, a black small miniature terrier the size of a chichuahua, was missing when he went back to her after going shopping. He said: “She is a highly affable little animal and a good-natured dog.READ MORE >

Kent Police: We have re-united a dog with its owners three and a half years after it was reported stolen from Eastchurch, Kent. #PetTheftReform

Kent Police: We have re-united a dog with its owners three and a half years after it was reported stolen from Eastchurch, Kent. #PetTheftReform

Kent Police FB Page: Peaches has been reunited! Peaches, a five-year-old Jack Russell, is reported to have been stolen in April 2015 after she went missing while walking in farm land. She was returned to her owners on Sunday 25 November after Kent Police received a report she had been located in St Leonards-on-Sea. WhenREAD MORE >

Puppy Betsy stolen from Chelmsford, Essex.  #PetTheftReform

Puppy Betsy stolen from Chelmsford, Essex. #PetTheftReform

BETSY, Female Dachshund Black And Tan (Age: Puppy) Stolen from Hatfield Peverel, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 area, South East on 23rd November 2018. My dog has gone missing please if anyone sees her please contact me immediately!!! 😭😢😢 CONTACT: 07825687625 or call Essex Police on 101 Doglost link:-http://www.doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=137324 FB group:- https://www.facebook.com/groups/1158075301015095/permalink/1158075574348401/. #PetTheftReform #ContactYourMP

SKYE STOLEN IN A HOUSE BURGLARY NOW REUNITED. Liverpool.  #PetTheftReform

SKYE STOLEN IN A HOUSE BURGLARY NOW REUNITED. Liverpool. #PetTheftReform

“Can’t believe some scumbags broke into my house early hours this morning and stole my 3 month old puppy Skye along with few other stuff! If anyone out there knows where she is or knows who has her please bring her back home 😭😔💔” Female Staffordshire Bull Terrier Cross Tan With Black Mask & TouchREAD MORE >

Burglars steal dog that gave Evesham woman reason to live. #PetTheftReform

Burglars steal dog that gave Evesham woman reason to live. #PetTheftReform

A SHOP assistant wants burglars to return her stolen dog, which helped her recover from a suicide attempt last year. Zara Street, of Fairwater Close, in Evesham, said Tilly gave her a reason to keep going after her overdose. Her mental health has taken a nosedive since the Chihuahua-Pekingese cross was stolen in a burglaryREAD MORE >

A dog owner in Halliwell is asking for help to find her lost chihuahua Fred.  #PetTheftReform

A dog owner in Halliwell is asking for help to find her lost chihuahua Fred. #PetTheftReform

Fred went missing from Amy Oldham’s home on Arnold Street, Bolton, on Tuesday November 13. He is sandy coloured and has a distinctive tattoo in his left ear, done when he was neutered. If you have any information, contact Amy Oldham on 07902613838. https://www.theboltonnews.co.uk/news/17235667.missing-chihuahua/?ref=fbshr Doglost link:- http://www.doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=136983

Socks is still missing, now presumed stolen.  Have you seen her?  #PetTheftReform

Socks is still missing, now presumed stolen. Have you seen her? #PetTheftReform

STOLEN SOCKS IS STILL MISSING 💔 SOCKS, Female Border Collie Brown And White (Age: Adult) Stolen from CHASTLETON (A VILLAGE IN THE COTSWOLD HILLS IN OXFORDSHIRE about 4 miles northeast of STOW-ON-THE-WOLD on the boundaries with both GLOUCESTERSHIRE and WARWICKSHIRE) GL56 area, South East on 20th July 2018. Socks is a 2 year old collie.READ MORE >

Did you pick up Cocker Spaniel Mocha? #TheftByFinding #PetTheftReform

Did you pick up Cocker Spaniel Mocha? #TheftByFinding #PetTheftReform

MOCHA, Female Cocker Spaniel Chocolate (Age: Adult) Stolen from Frensham, Surrey, GU10 area, South East on 14th November 2018. Owner believes Mocha has been picked up. CONTACT: 07874723689 or 07538948103 or call Surrey Police on 101 Doglost link:- http://www.doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=136996 #PetTheftReform #ContactYourMP #ScanMe #CheckThatChip.

Missing cats found dead in bin.  #PetTheftReform

Missing cats found dead in bin. #PetTheftReform

Three young cats were found dead in communal bins and near some trees in a “horrifically tragic series of events” after going missing from their home in Birchwood. Four cats went missing on Monday, October 29 from Epsom Road in Birchwood – two six-month old boys and two three-month old females – after jumping outREAD MORE >

Chihuahua stolen from Gravesend, Kent.  #PetTheftReform

Chihuahua stolen from Gravesend, Kent. #PetTheftReform

DIESEL, Male Chihuahua Beige (Age: Young Adult) Stolen from Singlewell Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 area, South East on 8th November 2018. CONTACT: 07999555867 or call Kent Police on 101 Doglost link:- http://www.doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=136967 #PetTheftReform #ContactYourMP #ScanMe #CheckThatChip

Miniature Dachshund stolen from Rayners Park, London.  #PetTheftReform

Miniature Dachshund stolen from Rayners Park, London. #PetTheftReform

OLIVE, Female Miniature Dachshund, Chocolate And Cream (Age: Young Adult) Stolen from Edna Road, Raynes Park, London, SW20 area, South East 1st November 2018. CONTACT: 07557115714 or call Metropolitan Police Service on 101 Doglost link:- http://www.doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=137223. #PetTheftReform #ContactYourMP #ScanMe

Three puppies stolen in house burglary, County Durham. #PetTheftReform

Three puppies stolen in house burglary, County Durham. #PetTheftReform

Stolen in a house burglary in Fosterley, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL13 area, North East on Saturday, 3rd November 2018 Detective Constable Graeme Hopkirk, from Bishop Auckland CID, said: “We are very concerned for the welfare of these puppies, in particular the four-week-old crossbreed as it is far too young to be separated from itsREAD MORE >

Owner’s distress after therapy dog goes missing in Greenwich.  #PetTheftReform

Owner’s distress after therapy dog goes missing in Greenwich. #PetTheftReform

Daisy is a white and brown female Jack Russell terrier and went missing around Glenure Road in Eltham on October 18 around 11am. Her own Carole suffers with rheumatoid arthritis and Daisy helps her a lot. The Missing Paw Team is currently helping Carole search for daisy around Greenwich. It is a volunteer organisation that has moreREAD MORE >

Can you help bring missing Ronnie home? #PetTheftReform

Can you help bring missing Ronnie home? #PetTheftReform

The heartbroken owner of a missing dog is desperately appealing for help to bring him home. Little terror-cross Ronnie has been missing since Friday, October 5, after a visit from St Aidan’s RSPB reserve in Allerton Bywater. The last sighting of him was heading towards the Methley LS26 exit of the reserve. He is microchippedREAD MORE >

Letter for your MP

Letter for your MP

It’s really easy to write to or email your MP and your help will go a long way: here’s what to do:- To find your MP, enter your postcode in this link and hit next to find their constituents address and email address.  Just click here:- http://www.parliament.uk/mps-lords-and-offices/mps/

My ex partner stole my puppy, Derby. #PetTheftReform

My ex partner stole my puppy, Derby. #PetTheftReform

FRANKIE Female Bulldog Pied (Age: Puppy) She was stolen from my home by an ex partner, DE5 area, Central on Friday, 12th October 2018 Police have been informed, vets have been informed, she’s believed to be in the Chaddesden area of Derby CONTACT: 07896708062 Please write to your MP #PetTheftReform :- http://www.stolenandmissingpetsalliance.co.uk/write-to-your-mp/ Doglost link:- http://www.doglost.co.uk/dog-blog.php?dogId=136691READ MORE >

What is #PetTheftReform ?

What is #PetTheftReform ?

Pet Theft Reform can be achieved by making minor revisions to existing legislation. The 1968 Theft Act and 2016 updated guidelines: (fails to mention domestic pets anywhere within the current legislation which has led to confusion in the courts, as they continue to treat our pets as inanimate objects). 1. Reclassify Pet Theft as aREAD MORE >

Dog owners are being told that markings are sometimes used as a code by criminals intent on stealing their precious pets. #PetTheftReform

Dog owners are being told that markings are sometimes used as a code by criminals intent on stealing their precious pets. #PetTheftReform

Police have issued a warning about suspected dognappers marking fences and walls to signal the location of a potential target. The alert, sparked by an incident in Ellesmere Port, comes as images appearing to show such markings are being shared online in other areas. Cheshire Police sent a letter addressed to “all dog owners” inREAD MORE >

Update on the #PetTheftPetition as it’s presented to #10DowningStreet

Update on the #PetTheftPetition as it’s presented to #10DowningStreet

Today the Stolen and Missing Pets Alliance (Sampa) delivered the Pet Theft Petition to 10 Downing Street. Video links below. The petition to ‘Reclassify the theft of a pet to a specific crime in its own right’ gained 107,353 signatures and was debated in Parliament on 2 July 2018. Despite cross-party support, the Rt HonREAD MORE >

TWO BLACK COCKER SPANIELS STOLEN, Ascot, Berkshire on 16th July 2018

TWO BLACK COCKER SPANIELS STOLEN, Ascot, Berkshire on 16th July 2018

www.youtube.com/watch Much loved family pets, Mother LUPIN and son ROCKET Stolen from The Berkshire Golf Course, Swinley Road, near Ascot in Berkshire, SL5 area, South East on 16th July 2018. Missing with no confirmed sightings. A SUBSTANTIAL REWARD IS AVAILABLE FOR THE RETURN OF LUPIN & ROCKET CONTACT: 07887751652 or 07768953532 or call Thames ValleyREAD MORE >

Watch stolen dog SNUGGLES story, reunited after 6 months.

Watch stolen dog SNUGGLES story, reunited after 6 months.

Listen to Michelle ‘s heartbreaking story. Meet Wayne May who worked tirelessly to help reunite Snuggles, Doglost and Stolen And Missing Pets Alliance representative. Tips from the Pet Detective https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wagqTGVAsRY&feature=share.

Witness appeal after attempted dog theft near Maidstone #Kent

Witness appeal after attempted dog theft near Maidstone #Kent

Kent Police is urging dog owners to be vigilant after a report of an attempted theft of a dog in Boughton Monchelsea. A man was walking his dog along a footpath off Hubbard’s Lane between 7.30am and 8.30am on Sunday 19 August when two men tried to steal his dog. Victim challenged thieves When theREAD MORE >

Calls for tougher penalties after rise in dog thefts. ITV NEWS REPORT

Watch Cary Johnston’s full report below Campaigners are calling for tougher penalties after a rise in dog thefts. Across the last two years 167 dogs were recorded as stolen in the Thames Valley. They are often sold to unscrupulous breeders or even used for illegal dog fights. http://www.itv.com/news/meridian/2018-08-02/calls-for-tougher-penalties-after-rise-in-dog-thefts/

Pet Theft Debate was a huge success #PetTheftReform is on it’s way !

Pet Theft Debate was a huge success #PetTheftReform is on it’s way !

Just had clarification from the Minister, pet theft is now definitely a category two or three crime. No mistake. We appear to have uncovered a very important and significant change to pet theft sentencing that no one else appeared to have known about – including most – if not all – of the legal profession!READ MORE >

MPs speak up for our Pets to secure #PetTheftReform

Thank you to @GarethJohnsonMP for hosting the @SAMPAuk_ #PetTheft drop-in @UKParliament, being such a positive voice in the #PetTheftDebate & his ongoing support of #PetTheftReform”The courts’ inability to deal adequately with dog theft is at the root of so much of the problem, and it is not surprising that many people see it as aREAD MORE >

The history of British families and their pets | Pet Gazette

It seems odd to think of pets as something other than a part of the family. Especially within the British culture, our smaller, furrier and feathery companions are considered sentient beings which humans do not only have the responsibility of looking after, but which in some cases are held in hi … — Read onREAD MORE >

Cat ‘thieves’ warned against feeding neighbours’ pets after pensioner handed official warning by police #TheftByFinding

Cat ‘thieves’ warned against feeding neighbours’ pets after pensioner handed official warning by police #TheftByFinding

Cat “thieves” have been warned against feeding their neighbours’ pets after a pensioner was handed an official warning by police for taking in what she thought was a stray. Before feeding the mewling cat at their back door, animal lovers need to check with their neighbours to ensure they are not inadvertently stealing someone’s pet, CatsREAD MORE >

CONGRATULATIONS EVERYONE WE DID IT!!!

CONGRATULATIONS EVERYONE WE DID IT!!!

100,000 PETITION SIGNATURES WHAT HAPPENS NEXT? Once we are given a date for the #PetTheft debate we must all write or email our MP’s asking them to support and attend. Watch this space as we will prepare a template letter to copy and paste. Thank you all We would like to express our gratitude toREAD MORE >

Pet theft law is a right dog’s dinner! Lorraine Kelly #PetTheftPetition

On Thursday, 7th June Lorraine Kelly interviewed Debbie Matthews, chair of the Stolen & Missing Pets Alliance (SAMPA) along with her dog Pepper. Watch part of the interview on this link: https://www.facebook.com/1041793564/posts/10214426748516149/ Lorraine also included the campaign to reclassify the theft of a pet to a specific crime in it’s own right, in her SaturdayREAD MORE >

Four people have received SUSPENDED sentences for their part in a commercial burglary and dog theft!

Four people have received SUSPENDED sentences for their part in a commercial burglary and dog theft!

THIS IS OUTRAGEOUS AND WHY THE #PetTheftPetition WAS STARTED!!! Please sign:- https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/244530 The group were all handed SUSPENDED sentences at Lincoln Crown Court, following lengthy investigations which lead to the prosecution of two men and two women for their part in a burglary in Middle Rasen. Two of the offenders admitted that they broke intoREAD MORE >

The #PetTheft updates that have broken our hearts!

The #PetTheft updates that have broken our hearts!

The #PetTheftPetition was created by Dr Daniel Allen. If you agree that Pet Theft should be a criminal offence please sign and share, tweet, email to as many friends as possible. Two people per email address can sign! THIS IS THE LINK TO SIGN:- https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/244530 This is Wilma. She was stolen during a break-in. DaysREAD MORE >

#PetTheftPetition reaches 90,000 – nearly there!

#PetTheftPetition reaches 90,000 – nearly there!

As of a few minutes ago, the petition reached 90,000 and now requires 10,000 more to get the 100,000 to trigger a debate in Westminster Hall. A big thank you to everyone that has supported the petition so far. Remember it is you and I and people like us who have got the petition thisREAD MORE >

Talking about Dog Theft, #PetTheftPetition and Vets Get Scanning.

Talking about Dog Theft, #PetTheftPetition and Vets Get Scanning.

Sky News interview on Thursday 24th May 2018. Watch the VT and please sign the petition to help STOP #PetTheft to Reclassify the theft of a pet to a specific crime in its own right. Pets are family not personal items! https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/212174 Video link:- https://youtu.be/lv7zzxsIDhc.

Appeal following theft of a dog in Berkhamsted

Appeal following theft of a dog in Berkhamsted

HERTFORDSHIRE POLICE :- Appeal following theft of a dog in Berkhamsted At around 3.31pm on Tuesday, May 8, Jack Russell Alfie, was taken from a home in Rossway, along with three chickens. Alfie was seen being carried into a white Ford tipper van. Anyone with information about Alfie’s whereabouts should contact PCSO Lauren Jackson onREAD MORE >

PET THEFT PETITION REACHES 75,000

PET THEFT PETITION REACHES 75,000

The e-petition to reclassify the theft of a pet as a crime in its own right has now reached over 75,000 signatures. Dr Daniel Allen, a Human Geography tutor at Keele University created the petition in February and he is confident that it will reach the 100,000 signatures required to trigger a debate in ParliamentREAD MORE >

Thieves steal two chihuahua dogs Gucci and Chico from home.

Thieves steal two chihuahua dogs Gucci and Chico from home.

TWO dogs were stolen as thieves ransacked a house in St John’s. Worcester. One black chihuahua called Gucci and a tan chihuahua called Chico were stolen from a house in Cedar Court in Bromyard Road overnight on Tuesday (May 15). The two 15-week-old dogs were taken between 11.30pm on Monday (May 14) and 11.15am yesterdayREAD MORE >

#PetTheftPetition Responses and Quotes from Dr Daniel Allen.

#PetTheftPetition Responses and Quotes from Dr Daniel Allen.

Responses and Quotes from Dr Daniel Allen, Animal Geographer, Keele University Why did you start the petition? Dog thefts have increasingly featured in the national media, usually with a focus on social media campaigns to reunite families with individual animals. But with at least five dogs stolen every day in the UK, it is impossibleREAD MORE >

‘Amazon driver’ steals 11-month-old puppy Wilma as he delivers dog food!

‘Amazon driver’ steals 11-month-old puppy Wilma as he delivers dog food!

Richard Guttfield, realised 11-month-old Wilma was missing moments after the independent agency driver left dog food he had ordered online. After five days frantically searching, Amazon checked the GPS log of the van. It is believed it showed that before the next delivery the driver had gone home — and that Wilma was found there.READ MORE >

Heartache after stolen dog is dumped with duct tape round its muzzle

Heartache after stolen dog is dumped with duct tape round its muzzle

The King Charles spaniel has a heart condition and was a found shivering wreck A Cambridge family were left distraught when their elderly King Charles spaniel was stolen and dumped back on their doorstep with duct tape round her muzzle. They now hope DNA evidence from a cigarette butt may help to identify the perpretrators.READ MORE >

A 100 days to go before the petition ends

A 100 days to go before the petition ends

42,500 signatures needed In this time over 500 dogs will be recorded as stolen for: irresponsible breeding in horrific conditions, dog baiting and dog fighting as well as for selling on and ransom. Remember if you don’t deter theft you DON’T stop puppy farming, third party sales, the abuse of dogs. Thank you for signingREAD MORE >

Police have launched an appeal to find six stolen dogs.

Police have launched an appeal to find six stolen dogs.

ALL REUNITED ❤️🐾❤️ Too Hot To Handle:- UPDATE: Don is back, he was dumped on the motorway by Wolverhampton. Still need to get the rest home UPDATE 2: All of Juniors stolen dogs have now been recovered. Thankfully. Please continue to share though as these criminals are still unknown Ok so, last night a friendREAD MORE >

How an army of dog lovers is tackling Cambridgeshire’s stolen dogs epidemic

How an army of dog lovers is tackling Cambridgeshire’s stolen dogs epidemic

With some designer breeds fetching more than £1,000 dog theft is an increasing problem in Cambridgeshire A small army of volunteers are on a mission to track down Cambridgeshire’s lost and stolen dogs. Having your pet stolen is a dog lover’s worst nightmare, but not-for-profit organisation DogLost boasts an impressive track record in reuniting poochesREAD MORE >

Thief picked up dog and ran towards Evesham town centre

Thief picked up dog and ran towards Evesham town centre

A DOG was stolen in Evesham. The victim was walking their 4-year-old, female Jack Russell on Larkspur Drive, Evesham, when a man picked the dog up and ran off towards Evesham town centre. He is described as a white male, early 30s, 5ft 8, medium build, wearing a green bomber jacket, with jeans & blackREAD MORE >

Appeal to find French bulldog puppy stolen from garden where children played

Appeal to find French bulldog puppy stolen from garden where children played

A Cambridgeshire family are desperate to be reunited with their beloved French bulldog pup Polly. Polly, a blue brindle-coloured pup, was stolen from the front garden of Churchill Road, in Gorefield near Wisbech, on Tuesday (April 17). Claire Sutton’s children were playing in the garden and had just popped inside for a drink when theirREAD MORE >

Five a day! – the number of dogs stolen a day

Five a day! – the number of dogs stolen a day

PRESS RELEASE Five a day! – the number of dogs stolen a day As you read this it is highly likely that one dog will have been stolen somewhere in the country. According to police force data at least five dogs a day are stolen in England and Wales but DogLost, the UK’s largest lostREAD MORE >

APDAWG Parliamentary Meeting

APDAWG Parliamentary Meeting

On Tuesday, 17th April’18, SAMPA attended the spring APDAWG meeting in Parliament on ‘Breed Specific Legislation & Dog Bite Prevention’ with guest speakers Peter Egan, Victoria Stilwell (Channel 4’s It’s Me Or The Dog, Positively.com), Shakira Free Miles (The Saveabulls), Paula Sparks (UK Centre for Animal Law: A-law), James Parry (Parry & Welch Solicitors), andREAD MORE >

Devastated owners’ search for missing Eastbourne puppy

Devastated owners’ search for missing Eastbourne puppy

Owners are becoming increasingly worried for an Eastbourne puppy who has been missing for more than a day. Eight-month-old Nika was last seen at 10am on 16th April 2018 (Monday), by Bannatyne gym and the Golden Jubilee Way. Her owners say she is very friendly but nervous, and are offering a £500 reward for anyoneREAD MORE >

Appeal to help find pregnant French bull terrier taken in burglary

Appeal to help find pregnant French bull terrier taken in burglary

POLICE are appealing for help locating a pregnant French bull terrier taken in a burglary. On Thursday 12th April 2018, at 4.15pm suspects smashed a window and entered an address in Calderstone Avenue, Buttershaw. They took two dogs in the burglary. One of the dogs has since been recovered by officers and a 47-year-old manREAD MORE >

Dog thefts rise by 169% in Dyfed-Powys area in 2017

Dog thefts rise by 169% in Dyfed-Powys area in 2017

Dogs in mid and west Wales are among the most likely to be stolen in the UK, according to new figures. Research by The Insurance Emporium found dog thefts in the Dyfed-Powys force area rose from 23 in 2016 to 70 last year – a rise of more than 200%. The figures showed the areaREAD MORE >

Seriously ill pet dog suspected stolen by gang in Doncaster

Seriously ill pet dog suspected stolen by gang in Doncaster

Devastated  pet lover Dean Jenkinson fears for his seriously ill rare breed dog – after it went missing from his Doncaster home. He fears that his pet Jasmine – a seven year old rare weimaraner – has been stolen after she failed to come home for over a month. He reported the missing pet toREAD MORE >

Cat thefts risen by 40%, Dog Thefts risen by 24%. It might not happen to you but it’s going to happen to someone today! Please sign the #PetTheftPetition

Cat thefts risen by 40%, Dog Thefts risen by 24%. It might not happen to you but it’s going to happen to someone today! Please sign the #PetTheftPetition

Figures released by Direct Line Insurance, The Insurance Emporium and DogLost.co.uk reveal the real Pet Theft epidemic facing UK pet owners. Police figures vary because it’s extremely difficult to obtain a Crime Reference Number (CRN) with 6 dogs a day reported as stolen. DogLost, the largest independent database of missing dogs going back fifteen yearsREAD MORE >

Professor John Cooper QC teams up with Stolen And Missing Pets Alliance (SAMPA) to ‘Reclassify the theft of a pet to a specific crime in it’s own right’

Professor John Cooper QC teams up with Stolen And Missing Pets Alliance (SAMPA) to ‘Reclassify the theft of a pet to a specific crime in it’s own right’

#AnimalHero and legal legend John Cooper QC “”I am very pleased to have been asked to advise upon the drafting of an amendment to the Theft Act which will properly recognise what every pet owner in the country has always known. That is that our pets are not inanimate pieces of property, but sentient, caring,READ MORE >

Dog stolen by knife wielding thief

Dog stolen by knife wielding thief

A dog was among the items stolen by a group of three men who entered a house in Portland Street, Hereford, West Midlands, at around 11.05pm yesterday (Monday, March 26th). One of the occupants in the house, a man in his 20s, had a knife held against his throat and was punched in the faceREAD MORE >

Celebrity #AnimalHeroes supporting the #PetTheftPetition

Celebrity #AnimalHeroes supporting the #PetTheftPetition

WE CAN’T THANK YOU ALL ENOUGH FOR HELPING. EVERYONE WHO HAS SIGNED, SHARED AND TWEETED ARE #AnimalHeroes in our eyes 🐾❤️🐾 #AnimalHero Peter Egan @PeterEgan6: “If I lost a dog and it was never found, I know I would spend the rest of my life with a hole in my heart, full of fear andREAD MORE >

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