Dog breeding

The National Guide Dog Breeding Center is preparing for a busy Christmas

The National Guide Dog Breeding Center is bracing for one of its busiest Christmas periods on record after Covid-19 forced its breeding program to end for the first time in addition to a half-century. The charity suspended operations for three months from March, when the UK was hit by the first wave of the pandemic. […]

Dog breeding

BBC changes title of documentary on dog breeding following backlash, online petitions

The BBC has pledged to change the working title of its upcoming documentary on dog breeding, following backlash and an online petition. The program, which was titled “Will My Puppies Make Me Rich?” is set to follow young dog breeders in the north of England “as they set out to build reputable businesses during the […]

Dog breeding

BBC defends dog breeding documentary as petition reaches 24,000

The BBC has defended its decision to film a documentary on dog breeding (Photo: Getty) The BBC has defended its decision to film a controversial documentary that explores dog breeding despite a petition to prevent it from being broadcast and receiving 24,000 signatures. The program, currently titled Will My Puppies Make Me Rich ?, was […]