New Dog Breeding Licensing Guidelines in 2018

As of 1st October 2018, changes to the Animal Welfare Act (2006) will come into force, tightening up the law around dog breeding.

2018-09-01 12:57:59By Holly Fitzgerald


Keeping Animals Cool in Hot Weather

It’s not just us humans that can suffer when temperatures soar our pets are too, check out our top tips in keeping animals cool in hot weather

2018-05-23 16:12:29By Justine Dench


Caring for Dogs in Hot Weather

Don't let the British cloud cover fool you! Ensuring we keep our dogs safe and happy throughout the warmer months is so important, regardless if it is a sunny day or not. Dogs Trust are here to give advice on how to care for your pooch in hot weather.

2018-05-23 10:43:36By Dogs Trust


Support Dogs' Search For Superheroes

Support Dogs offer help to young children and adults with autism, epilepsy, and physical disabilities and they're looking for new recruits to become super support dogs.

2018-04-27 14:03:01By Tina Hidderley


Want a pug or Frenchie? Read this expert advice before you buy

Above, you'll see French bulldog Boss, who needed help from Blue Cross for skin problems. He is pictured on his fourth visit to our vets when he was only nine months old. A horrified veterinary profession has caused Frenchies and Pugs to make the headlines. As these breeds soar in popularity, vets have become increasingly concerned about their welfare, and the British Veterinary Association has voiced its concerns about suffering in these breeds. Flat-faced cats, such as Persians, and even Lionhead rabbits, are en vogue now, too.

2018-02-14 05:30:08By Caroline Reay


Why Your Dog is the Best Bet this Valentine's Day

You might have guessed that, here at Preloved, we love dog. This Valentines, we're spreading the doggy love as we know your pooch will never let you down and they deserve some attention for their unconditional love and affection!

2018-02-13 17:07:36By Holly Fitzgerald

Preloved News

#PrelovedPets - Meet the Preloved Team's Pets

To celebrate #PrelovedPets month, we thought we would introduce you to the most important members of the Preloved team, our pets!

2017-10-17 08:45:14By Holly Fitzgerald


How to Give a New Rescue Dog a Happy Home

Taking on a rescue dog is a wonderful thing to do, however, it can be stressful for the pooch when moving to a new home. Our friends at Wood Green are here with some tips on ensuring a new rescue dog has a happy home.

2017-10-11 09:00:56By Wood Green


Where’s Mum? – Puppies and their mothers

For anyone who loves dogs, you will know that in order for dogs to have the best start in life, puppies should stay with their mother until they are 8 weeks old. Preloved strongly oppose puppy trafficking and want to show its members what to do if you want to sell, buy or rehome a puppy. Remember to always ask "where's mum?"

2016-12-14 00:00:16By Justine Dench

Local & Community

A Dog Is For Life, Not Just For Christmas

Thirty eight years on from the birth of its famous slogan “A dog is for life not just for Christmas®”, the UK’s largest dog welfare charity, Dogs Trust, which has 20 rehoming centres across the UK and one in Ireland, is bracing itself for another busy Christmas.

2016-12-06 00:00:02By Dogs Trust