International Dog Day: Big Issue readers share their favourite dog memories and snaps
International Dog Day celebrates the bond between humans and their four-legged friends. Here are some of your stories.
John Chadwick took his own life when he was separated from his pets. His friend is campaigning for change
John Chadwick’s pets were his life, but when he became homeless he was forced to give them up. His best friend Dee Bonett channelled her grief into fighting for a change in the law
On men, women and the universal heartbreak of saying goodbye to our pets
The unconditional and absolute affection offered by pets is written on the faces of those who have lost them