Generation Pup

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Pup of the month

Could your dog be our next ‘Pup of the Month’?

We are now recruiting puppies from anywhere in the UK/ROI, of any breed or cross-breed. If your puppy is 16 weeks of age or under please consider signing up, and joining the Generation Pup community. You could help us to make Generation Pup a once in a lifetime study with benefits for all of dogdom! Plus your puppy could be chosen as ‘Pup of the Month’.

Project news

October 8 2018: 2000 puppies recruited!

The Generation Pup team are absolutely thrilled to introduce gorgeous Elfrieda who was the 2,000th pup to be signed up to Generation Pup! We are very grateful to everyone who has helped us to reach this milestone. We are aiming to recruit 10,000 puppies, so just a mere 8,000 puppies to go! We can do this! If you know anyone who has recently got a new puppy or someone who could help us recruit more puppies to this Dogs Trust and University of Bristol project, please share our website with them –

October 01 2018: Dog of the Month!

These two adorable English Springer Spaniels are Cluedo and Gadget. Lucky Cluedo has been selected as Dog of the Month for October. His owner had these words to share with us: “Cluedo is the clown of this duo and always up for cuddles and fun. Gadget takes life more seriously”. We are so grateful to Vicky (their owner) Cluedo and Gadget for their participation in the Generation Pup research project.

September 30 2018: It’s time for the AUTUMN newsletter!!

The Generation Pup Autumn 2018 newsletter is out now! For those who subscribe to our newsletters, you will shortly be receiving your copy via your email inbox or the post if that is your preferred option. If you simply can’t wait to receive the newsletter by email, you can view it here!

September 15 2018: Owner of the Month!

Congratulations to Becs, owner of Pip, for being selected as September’s ‘Owner of the Month’! We are very grateful for Pip and Becs’ participation in the Generation Pup project.

A reminder to our wonderful owners that completing your most recent questionnaire could give you a chance of being selected as ‘Owner of the Month’. Every winner can pick a Dogs Trust gift for themselves, or a fun toy for their pup!

September 01 2018: Dog of the Month!

This is tiny girl is Raine. Her owner had these words to share with us: “Raine is a miniature pinscher who is hopefully an agility star of the future! She is full of beans and is keeping me on my toes as well as being very cuddly and loving!”. We are so grateful to Naomi (Raine’s owner) and Raine for their participation in the Generation Pup research project.