Press Releases


Sep 12, 2014 17:30 BST MICRO-ID Ltd Micro-id launches its Ultimate Pet Recovery Service, using a smart phone app to locate the pet finder and send the map location to the pet owner.

Microchips to help re-build Manchester Dogs Home

Sep 12, 2014 17:01 BST MICRO-ID Ltd Micro-ID the national microchip company is donating 10p from every chip sale during the rest of September towards the Manchester Dogs Home fund.

New research reveals how wild rabbits were genetically transformed into tame rabbits

Aug 28, 2014 19:00 BST Uppsala University The genetic changes that transformed wild animals into domesticated forms have long been a mystery. An international team of scientists has now made a breakthrough by showing that many genes controlling the development of the brain and the nervous system were particularly important for rabbit domestication. The study is published today in Science and gives answers to many genetic questions.

May 29, 2014 06:15 BST News Are you going to buy furniture for your cat? If yes, then you need to visit By visiting this online store, you can avail 10 percent discount on your first custom cat furniture purchase.

Schoolchildren Take Up Spring LEAF Eco Challenge

Apr 07, 2014 14:31 BST Rochdale Borough Council More than 3,000 pupils from 36 schools across Rochdale borough have taken part in a range of environmental and nature activities to herald the changing of the seasons.


Jan 23, 2014 11:19 GMT MICRO-ID Ltd The UK Government has announced that all dogs will be required to be registered & microchipped by 2016. This week the Dogs Trust announced the start of their ‘Free microchipping through Vets’ Campaign from the 1st April 2014. The campaign is to get as many dogs chipped free of charge before the government legislation comes into effect.

Dec 12, 2013 07:25 GMT Uppsala University Bone cancer in dogs is affected by a variety of genetic risk factors. Researchers from Uppsala University and the Broad Institute show this in a new study published in Genome Biology.

Nov 01, 2013 00:00 GMT VisitScotland SNH and VisitScotland Scotland’s Big 5 vote sees public nominate golden eagle as the country’s favourite

Sep 04, 2013 08:51 BST Every Drop Is Precious Ltd This weekend 7th and 8th September will see Event City in Manchester host the first large scale Pet Show in the North West. This exciting event is simply a must for all Pet lovers with so many attractions such as The Pony Club, Scruffs, Safari Phil the World of Wings terrific savings and special show promotions. Great day (or come for the weekend!) out for all the family:Children £9 Adults £13.

Jul 05, 2013 13:53 BST Every Drop Is Precious Ltd Fantastic Pet Wash Shower head with on/off thumb lever action so that you maintain maximum control whilst washing your pets. Great for rinsing those sensitive eye areas. Now available with a whole host of accessories so that you can wash your dog Indoors or Outdoors with warm water. No more shivering pooches! From only £16.95 you simply cannot go wrong.