Wag: the magazine for dog lovers

Welcome to the wonderful world of Wag.  

Wag is the magazine for friends and supporters of Dogs Trust, and all dog-lovers across the nation. Each edition is packed full of updates of our vital work, uplifting tales of our furry friends, makes, bakes, and more pooch pics than you can wag a tail at.   

The joy of Wag is published every Autumn. But fear not, you can keep pup-to-date with our wonderful work all year round by signing up to our free monthly email newsletter today. 


Get in touch 

We love hearing from our readers and their dogs. If you’ve got any questions about Wag, or would like to submit your pooch to our readers’ dogs feature (high-res pictures please!), pop us an email at [email protected].


Recent editions 

Here you can read the latest editions of Wag, officially the nation’s favourite magazine.* 

* According to a survey of dogs in our centres. 


Autumn 2021 


In this issue: adopted dogs and happy stories galore, take a tour of our Cardiff centre (opened Summer 2021), find out about our Freedom Project, and read Wagony Aunt’s answers to tricky training questions.  

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Autumn 2020 


In this issue: meet Benny, the former sponsor dog who finally found his forever home during 2020, and find out how we changed the tale for hundreds of dogs during the pandemic. 
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Summer 2020 


During the first national lockdown in the UK, we published the first ever digital-only edition of Wag. In this issue: advice on dog care in the time of Corona, heaps of photos of our dogs during lockdown and lots of ideas for keeping pooches entertained at home. 
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Spring 2020 

In this issue: we took a peek into the sweetest old dogs' home in the world as we met the Oakfield Oldies. 
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How you can help 

You can help us continue to love and care for thousands of dogs every year by giving a gift today. Thanks to your support, Flossie the terrified terrier learnt to trust again — read her story, which was featured in our latest edition of Wag. 

Read Flossie's story