Former E&J boss loses employment tribunal over dismissal

The former managing director of Eville and Jones (E&J) has lost a claim for unfair and wrongful dismissal against the company. Jason Aldiss brought the action after he was dismissed from his role with the Leeds-based firm two years ago, on the grounds of gross misconduct. But the claim was dismissed by an employment tribunal, … Read more

Family That Loses Dog Goes To Shelter To Adopt New Pet, Finds A Familiar Face

After three long months of searching, and not a single clue to help them find their lost dog, a family finally decided to head to their local shelter to adopt another furry family member. But then, despite seeing dozens of dogs, there wasn’t any kind of connection. That was until they noticed a picture on … Read more

Zac Goldsmith loses environmental job amid fears of animal welfare downgrade | Zac Goldsmith

The Conservative peer Zac Goldsmith has been sacked as an environment minister, raising fears among some Tory MPs and campaigners that animal welfare will be downgraded by Liz Truss’s government. The environmentalist and politician, a close friend of Boris Johnson and his wife, Carrie, has been stripped of the domestic animal welfare brief and will … Read more

Former self loses bid to return to practice

A former equine vet who was struck off after she admitted making up a letter from a fictional Home Office official has lost her bid to return to clinical practice. Sue Dyson told an RCVS disciplinary panel there was “absolutely no risk” from allowing her back into the profession, and that many colleagues and clients … Read more

“Together forever.” Beloved Frenchie Unexpectedly Passes Away 15 Minutes After Dog Dad Loses Battle with Cancer

Stuart Hutchison of Alloa, Scotland died peacefully at home on August 11th. He was just 25 years old and had battled an aggressive form of brain cancer since he was a teenager. Stuart had a two-year-old French Bulldog, Nero, that he was inseparable with. There was also four-year-old Nala and then Amelia, but although Stuart … Read more

Obese Retriever Loses Half His Weight In Inspirational Health Journey

A dog can become overweight for a variety of reasons. It could be that they only have access to poor nutrition, are given too many treats and “people foods,” or have an underlying medical condition. Whatever the reason, obesity can be harmful to a dog’s health just like it can a human’s. In February of … Read more

‘Herbalist’ loses 10th straight restoration bid

A vet struck off almost 30 years ago has failed in his tenth successive bid to be restored to the RCVS register. Warwick John Seymour-Hamilton was first removed from the register in 1994 when an inspection of his Kent-based veterinary practice found that, among other causes for concern, the Controlled Drugs Register was not properly … Read more

Breeder Convicted Of Cruelty To 110 Dogs, Cats & Tortoises Loses Her Appeal

It was in September of 2019 when Lynn Stoker was convicted and sentenced to 21 weeks. She was found guilty of eleven charges of “causing unnecessary suffering to a protected animal” and four counts of “failing to ensure an animal’s welfare needs.” “There were a number of different breeds at the property – including chihuahuas, … Read more

Lawyer’s Wife Loses Battle With Condo Complex To Keep Elevator “Dog-Free”

Now here’s something to chew on. Holly Geraci, the wife of well-known bankruptcy lawyer Peter Francis Geraci, filed a lawsuit against the condo association where they live after dogs were permitted in the building. The lawsuit, filed in March 2015, was against the Union Square Condominium Association, according to the Chicago Tribune. It stated that … Read more

Miranda Lambert Loses 2nd Dog In Bonded Sibling Pair After Just 9 Months

Country music star and two-time Grammy winner Miranda Lambert has announced sad news. Her precious dog, Jessi, has passed away at 13 ½ years old. She shared the news on Instagram, writing, “Today we had to say goodbye to our sweet Jessi.” The loss comes just 9 months after the passing of Jessi’s littermate, Waylon. … Read more