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You couldn't make it up!

First hand experiences from Newshound, our undercover retailer. Share your own retail views and experiences.


Un-fare way to treat a donkey
A man stuffed a live donkey into the boot of his car – after failing to convince a bus driver to let him put the animal in the luggage rack.
The man was attempting to catch a bus from his home village in Russia’s Dagestan Republic to the capital city of Moscow with his pet.
The Mirror reported that he walked up to the driver carrying the animal in his arms, and asked him whether it would be all right if he stowed it in the luggage rack.
Passengers who heard the request started laughing as the bus driver tried to explain that putting animals in the luggage rack was strictly forbidden.
Passengers were even more amazed when they saw what happened next – the man returned to his saloon car, parked nearby, and put the donkey in the boot.
As an eyewitness filmed the scene on a smartphone, showing the man’s friend opening the boot and gently putting the animal inside.
The video soon went viral.

Woof on a roof!
An adventurous dog took his walkies to a new height by jumping on to a roof.
Pyrenean mountain dog Ollie was stranded on the 30ft high rooftop while his owners were out on a shopping trip, the Mirror reports. A shocked neighbour spotted the giant fluffy white dog tottering around on the slate roof.
Firefighters tried to coax the hound down with ham but he stayed for over an hour.
Ollie, who is a similar size to a St Bernard, was eventually brought to safety in Pontardawe, South Wales and managed to escape any injury.
Neighbour Julie Bowden, who helped raise the alarm, said: “My son was upstairs in his bedroom and he came down to say he heard someone on the roof.
“I told him it was obviously birds – but when I went outside to look and saw that it was the dog from next door.
“The fire station is just behind us so we asked them to help but they said it was a matter for the RSPCA because it was an animal but by then the owner’s son had gone up to try and get Ollie down – but he was then stuck himself so the fire fighters came after all!”

The new management team at Vital Pet Products has confirmed more key appointments and is moving to regional teams and a new express pick service for smaller orders.
Reptile wholesale company Peregrine Livefoods is now an employee-owned business, following in the footsteps of companies such as John Lewis, Waitrose and jam makers Wilkin and Sons.
The RSPCA is urging pet owners to be aware of the signs and symptoms of poisoning in dogs as the number of incidents reported has leapt by more than 70%.
‘Making a Difference’ is the theme of this year\'s BETA Conference, set to take place at the Woodland Grange Hotel, near Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, on Monday, October 30.
Andis Company, a specialist in small and large animal grooming tools and education, has expanded its UK Grooming Education Team to meet a growing demand for grooming education in this market.
Following the launch of its online trade site at PATS Sandown in March, Pooch & Mutt has seen a surge in numbers of its independent trade customers. The online trade store enables independents to order directly at trade prices, with an express 48-hour delivery service.
Natures Menu celebrated Puppy Awareness Week alongside partner Puppy School with puppy graduation classes across the UK.
Premix manufacturer Premier Nutrition has today unveiled a new logo and website to customers.
Ceva Animal Health has launched convenience packs containing three refills of its veterinary behaviour products, Feliway Classic and Feliway Friends to encourage cat owners to repurchase and support compliance and long-term usage.
The Pet Industry Federation (PIF) has revealed details of a new code of practice for professional dog walkers, which has been developed in collaboration with Dogs Trust and RSPCA.
Vet charity PDSA joined one of the biggest Pride celebrations to date.
A cat thought to be the world’s oldest moggy has died at the age of 32.
Dog experts from two leading animal welfare charities have highlighted public safety and dog welfare concerns over the current dangerous dogs legislation.
Online marketplace Amazon says its pet product sales have grown by 40%.
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Pet chain Pets Corner has closed nearly 20 under-performing PamPurredPets stores since its multimillion-pound takeover last year.
Arden Grange continues it 20th anniversary celebrations with a prize-packed consumer photo competition.
An assistant shop manager has pleaded guilty to stealing from the pet store where she worked.
Hownd is to release two new ranges at PATS Telford from this Sunday.
The World Small Animal Veterinary Association has strongly expressed its opposition to the dog and cat meat trade in a new statement.
Toby’s Pet Shop is located in the Suffolk market town of Framlingham which is famous for its 12th-century castle – apart from a loyal pool of customers, it also sees many tourists who often pop in because they have forgotten a lead or bowl for their dog
Members of Parliament commuting to work are getting a surprise on Westminster underground.
Pet wholesaler Vital Pet Products has created more than 20 jobs after major investment in its Devon depot.
The rural Buckinghamshire village of Great Missenden, famed for being home to author Roald Dahl, has welcomed a new boutique and ‘canine celebrity’ to its thriving High Street.
Hadrian Vets, in Hexham, Northumberland, now boasts the latest state-of-the-art technology after a £15,000 investment in equipment and facilities.
A new survey has revealed that 75% of dog owners chat to their pet while out walking – and one in six sing to them!
A team of charity staff has scaled Ben Nevis in aid of PDSA.
Pet’s Choice is offering a ‘no-nonsense’ range of complete sausages for dogs that are 100% natural and gluten free.
Agricultural group Wynnstay is putting its 25 retail stores into administration.
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Scientists have decoded the secrets behind a goldfish’s ability to survive in ice-covered lakes.
Hagen has launched a new complete marine set-up, the Fluval Sea Evo, with the aim of making the marine hobby ‘simple and affordable’.
German aquatics manufacturer Söll is launching the Organix fish food for marines and freshwater fish at AQUA 2017.
A garden centre has decided to close its aquatics section to make way for a new showroom selling garden furniture, BBQs and other outdoor living leisure products.
The Ornamental Aquatic Trade Association is launching a new range of member benefits at AQUA 2017, being held at the Telford International Centre next month.
The EU is considering banning the entire Channa (snakehead) genus and a further four aquatic plant species.
The Dutch king and queen have laid flowers at the opening of a memorial for the victims of the Malaysian Airlines’ victims shot down over Ukraine three years ago.
Tetra has launched a limited-edition 30-litre Minions’ themed aquarium to ‘welcome young children into the exciting world of fishkeeping’.
JBL has launched ProPond Summer, a ‘special summer food’ for koi.
French salt manufacturer  Aquarium Systems has expanded into the UK, opening a new warehouse and offices in Leicestershire on August 1.
A Dartmouth study of spearfishing on a Caribbean coral reef illustrates how understanding the process of fishing can help in developing management strategies  to address overfishing and coral  reef protection worldwide. The findings are published in PLOS ONE.
To mark World Orca Day, Born Free patron and former model and TV star Lady Victoria Hervey visited Westfield Stratford in London to support Born Free’s #TankFree campaign.
JBL is introducing two microscopes in partnership with microscope manufacturer Bresser for all aquarium and terrarium enthusiasts.
A UK public aquarium has responded to a European Commission call for aquariums to educate visitors on the reality of marine litter in a ‘World Aquariums against Marine Litter’ campaign.
Eheim has brought out the Eheim LEDcontrol, designed to control different lighting options to simulate nature’s colours and moods.
Jellymageddon is upon us – and we might be partly responsible, says a report in the New Scientist.
Live goldfish in tanks are the highlight of an Art Aquarium exhibition in Japan.