Top 5 News Headlines in 2020 That Concern Dogs in The United Kingdom During the Covid-19 Coronavirus Pandemic

People like to wait for the everyday especially the pet and animals lovers to hear about the dogs and animals become heroes or vixtims in the news during these hard times of Covid-19 Coronavirus Lockdown.


Some of such news related to dogs in UK are:


• A dog in 1902 was named an ‘N word’. But as the situation with Black Lives Matter started, the gravestone has been removed animals the tensions. The gravestone has been present there for decades. Full Story Link: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8488865/Memorial-dog-racist-died-1902-removed-graveyard.html

• After a lot of research, animal experts have finally revealed that dogs don’t age seven times the rate of humans, like the previous scientists thought. Rather they age far faster than believed.
Full Story Link: https://www.express.co.uk/news/science/1304690/dog-years-seven-human-years-dog-science-news

• So the grotesque Yulin Dog Meat Festival was again held this year, even after a lot of fury and protest from the animal rights campaigners as well as the health expert. With the surge in Coronavirus pandemic, it has been said to ban this event.
Full Story Link: https://www.express.co.uk/news/world/1302516/yulin-dog-meat-festival-coronavirus-pandemic-chinese-dog-consumption

• In another news, a dog needed a life saving surgery, when he swallowed 26 golf balls. He would go for a walk with his owner everyday around the golf park and unknown to his owner would gobble up any balls he would find.
Full Story Link: https://metro.co.uk/2020/07/04/lost-ruff-dog-needs-operation-swallowing-26-golf-balls-12945068/

• Like humans, people need to be careful about the lives of the animals in this hot temperature. In this news, the police was forced to smash the car windows to save the dog trapped in the booking 40C heat.
Full Story Link: https://metro.co.uk/2020/06/26/police-forced-smash-window-save-dog-trapped-car-40c-heat-12908692/