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Dogs Trust Leeds Open Day

Posted by Jill on July 30, 2018 at 7:15 PM Comments comments (0)

Dogs Trust, Leeds are holding an open day on 5th August from 11.00am


Join us for our annual fun day! It's sure to be a great day.

Fun Dog Show, Have a go Agility, Food & Refreshments, Raffle & Auction, Kids Activities, Dogs Trust Merchandise, stalls.

Location: Dogs Trust Leeds

£3 per family

Training Classes closed for August

Posted by Jill on July 30, 2018 at 7:15 PM Comments comments (0)

Please remember that are training classes will be closed during August as we are taking our summer holiday!

We will re-open on Monday 3rd September.

Blue-green algae warning

Posted by Jill on July 30, 2018 at 7:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Blue-green algae is most common in lakes and fresh water ponds and can be worse in hot weather when there is little rain to disperse it. Toxins from blue-green algae can seriously affect a dog's liver function and can have long term damage or be fatal.


The symptons to watch for are vomiting, diarrohoea, drooling, weakness, collapse, disorientation, fitting, seizures, difficulty breathing.


To keep your dog safe from this, please look out for blue green algae in any water before letting your dog drink or swim in it - it is usually more oncentrated around the edge of a pool, which is usually where your dog would drink from.




Be aware of hot pavements

Posted by Jill on July 4, 2018 at 8:35 AM Comments comments (0)

In the current heatwave please think about the fact that your dog's paws can be burnt on hot pavements. A simple test is try standing on the pavement in your bare feet or use the back of your hand - if the pavement is hot then don't walk your dog on it.


Another surface to take care is on artificial grass. As this is plastic / nylon it retains the heat, so if it feels hot to your touch, it will also be hot for your dog if walking on it.

Keep an eye on their paws and walk them in cooler parts of the day.



If you have a dog that likes swimming please read this

Posted by Jill on July 4, 2018 at 8:30 AM Comments comments (0)

Owners of dogs that like swimming, please be aware that taking in too much water can lead to a fatal condition. Please read the tragic story in the link below for more details;

http://www.thetelegraphandargus.co.uk/news/16332113.heartbroken-dog-owner-warns-of-hidden-danger-of-water/

GCDS Silver Award Success

Posted by Jill on July 4, 2018 at 8:15 AM Comments comments (0)

Congratulations to the 7 members and dogs who all passed their Good Citizens Dog Scheme Silver Award last week. You all did really well, despite the fact that it was still very warm in the evening. Thanks also to Phil from Wakefield Dog Training Club who was our examiner for the test.

GCDS Bronze Success

Posted by Jill on June 13, 2018 at 8:15 AM Comments comments (0)

Congratulations to the 3 who passed the Bronze Good Citizens Scheme Award on Monday night. 

Well Done!!

Vote for Yorkshire Rose Dog Rescue!

Posted by Jill on June 4, 2018 at 5:15 AM Comments comments (0)
Yorkshire Rose Dog Rescue need your help TODAY!!!!! Pets At Home are asking for you to vote for the charity of your choice to win a portion of a 500K giveaway and VIP vouchers. PLEASE VOTE FOR US NOW. We have a real chance at winning this vote but we can't do it without YOU. It will take you around 2 minutes to cast your vote. ENTRIES CLOSE TODAY SO PLEASE HELP US NOW. Please go to www.petsathome.com/viplovetogive and vote for Yorkshire Rose Dog Rescue, the more votes we get the more chance we have of receiving a cash prize and VIP Vouchers. The first vote is for a National Charity of your choice and the second vote is for the smaller local charities, if you put Birstall, YRDR will come up, please vote and get your family and friends to vote also. If you follow our Facebook page then hopefully you have already voted for us. If so we are eternally thankful, if not now is your chance. I know we all think our vote won't make a difference but we have won things like this before due to your vote so your vote really does count. Winning this would be such a huge help to us. Thank you for your support. From the team at Yorkshire Rose Dog Rescue

Roadworks at Club

Posted by Jill on April 23, 2018 at 2:00 PM Comments comments (0)
Please take care if coming training tonight as there are roadworks and a large hole directly at the end of the driveway down to the church. It is only passable with care for smaller cars!

Appeal to find stolen dog

Posted by Jill on April 17, 2018 at 8:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Police are appealing for help locating a pregnant French bull terrier taken in a burglary.

On Thursday 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 man has been arrested in connection with the burglary.

Police are now appealing to anyone who may know the whereabouts of the other dog, a pregnant French bull terrier.

Inspector Shelley Slarke, of the Bradford South NPT, said: “The owners are naturally concerned for the welfare of their dog and we would ask anyone who may know of her whereabouts to contact us.

Enquiries are also continuing into the burglary and anyone who may have more information about the incident, or who may have seen suspicious activity in the area, is asked to contact the team on 101, quoting crime reference 13180172667, or by using the Contact Us options on the West Yorkshire Police website.”

 

Information can also be reported anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.

 


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