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Why men are driving the rise in cat ownership in the UK

Research by the Pet Food Manufacturers’ Association (PFMA) amongst 8,000 UK households found the number of cats in the country rose by 500,000 to reach eight million, a rise it claims is being driven by one million more men getting a cat.

19 February, 2018

​​​Rise in dog theft

Dog theft has risen 22% in the past two years in England and Wales and a BBC investigation found more than 5,000 dogs have been reported stolen to police forces.

10 October, 2016

Staying busy in retirement

A recent study showed that more retired people are playing an increasingly active role. Being a House Sitter and looking after pets is one such role.

12 September, 2016