Britain’s workplaces are becoming an increasingly pet-friendly environment, with one in five employers now allowing staff to bring animals in from home.
There is a buzz in the pet industry around the market growth in raw food for dogs and cats. We heard from one individual whose business in the sector is on the rise.
About 15 years ago I was carrying out my day job on the Barrier Reef, acting as a human shield between shark and holidaymaker. Fast forward to today and I may have swapped wetsuits for boardrooms, but I’m still helping people get close to rare and exotic creatures, not sharks in this case – customers.
The co-founder of Apple has adjusted his previous prediction that robots could spell the end of humankind, instead suggesting we could be the family pets of the future.