Mum-of-four Cheryl, 41, said the family's Golden Retriever Daisy and Cavalier King Charles
Ginnie died following the blaze.
It is also called endocardiosis or valvular insufficiency and is most common in smaller dogs, especially the poodle, fox terrier, chihuahua and, in particular, the Cavalier King Charles
Ray Witchard, 74, from Penylan, Cardiff, was distraught when he realised Tina, his eight-year-old Cavalier King Charles
Spaniel, had gone missing.
And yesterday the Cavalier King Charles
spaniel was named top dog in a competition to encourage healthier pets.
Atlanta showed some love to the Cavalier King Charles
Spaniel last year by elevating the breed five places, making it fourth most popular locally.
26 &27Animal magic Our vet Scott Miller advises a cat owner who wants to take in a SSPCA dog and a cavalier King Charles
spaniel with marks on its eyes.
His wife Margaret, 69, and daughter Claire decided to buy him the little cavalier King Charles
spaniel so he could take it on walks to keep himself active.
Although many breeds can be affected, dry eye was far more common among Westies, Cocker Spaniels, Cavalier King Charles
Spaniels and Lhasa Apsos so if you have just bought a pup, get it insured.
The Cavalier King Charles
Spaniel jumped one place to share the title of Chicago's 9th most popular breed with the Doberman Pinscher.
Harvey, a tri-coloured Cavalier King Charles
Spaniel, belongs to the Lockwood family of Meltham and is only young, now aged about eight-monthsold.
She was taught a variety of dog handling skills, from making Codie, her four-year-old Cavalier King Charles
Spaniel, more obedient to teaching her to follow her around in time to music.
SATURDAY: Scottish Cavalier King Charles
Spaniel Club's Championship Show in the Magnum Centre, Irvine, at 10am.