Football Fans Score a Touchdown When Naming Their Dogs [Infograph]

The Super Bowl brings out the fan in all of us. And that passion translates to what we name our dogs - just ask Bacon, Miller and Falcon!

Spotify’s New Pet Playlists Stream Tail-Wagging Music

Spotify has released a new study that suggests pet parents think there is a connection between their pets and music. And, to celebrate that connection, Spoti…

Three Cheers For Chateau La Paws Wine!

Newly re-launched wine brand pairs dog lovers with a vintage that helps rescue shelters and dogs in need Whether you’re toasting to your pooch’s…

Dodgy Dogs Card Game Celebrates Badly Behaved Canines

The Kickstarter's latest card game is inspired by badly behaved doggos and it's illustrated by Jean Jullien, a world-renowned visual artist.

2 Ugly Furry Friends Have Faces Only Their Adoptive Mothers Could Love

They say beauty is only skin deep. And it's true for Ozzy and Wang, 2 hairless dogs many call ugly, but true friendship doesn't care what one looks like.

The Nose Knows: Puppy Protects Priceless Artwork in Boston

He's a masterpiece! A 12-year-old Weimaraner in Boston is showing the world that protecting priceless artwork really is a dog's work.

Quiz: Can You Guess the Breed Behind the Sad Face?

These dog breeds may look sad, but honestly, they're happy on the inside. Test your knowledge and figure out which breed hides behind the doleful face!

New Build-A-Bear App Inspires Kids To Adopt-A-Pet

Children can build adorable virtual pets, learn how to take care of them and support animals in need with the new (and free!) Build-A-Bear app. Forget the pi…

BabelBark App Brings All The Barkers To The Block

This cool app brings shelters and local businesses together, offering pet parents and their adopted pets greater support and connections.

Hilarious Family Contract Sets New Dog Boundaries

Sure, the kids say they'll help with the new dog before he comes home! This father crafted a written contract before allowing his kids to have a pet.

Runaway Dog’s PugShot Goes Viral

A Police department on the New Jersey Shore has won the Internet today, posting an adorable “PugShot” of a runaway dog from Maryland. As if pictu…

Kevin the Gentle Giant Crowned World’s Tallest Dog

Named after the main character from the movie “Home Alone”, Kevin officially claimed the world record title after he was measured at 3ft 2in (0.97 meters) from his feet to his withers. For comparison, that is the average height of a three-year-old child.

Canines Can Go Green With a Sustainable Dog House

The innovative green design of the home offers a lot of cool features for your pooch- but without any cost for Mother Nature.

Urban Chestnut Brews Exclusive Beer to Encourage Pet Adoption

Part of Purina's "Consider a Shelter Pet" initiative, Urban Chestnut wants pet and beer lovers to adopt pets... and its new Underdog American Lager 8-pack.

Your Dearly Departed Pet Leaves a Permanent Mark on You With Everence

Want to memorialize your beloved pet in a unique way that will have him or her with you forever? Everence has introduced tattoo ink additives that use cremat…

Call 911: The 2020 Australian Firefighters Calendar Is Too Hot To Hand

The temperatures may be cooling down but it’s the time of year that things are heating up for Australian Firefighters making a difference in the lives…

TailsUp! App Helps Kids Get To The Bottom Of Animal Awareness

No “If’s, And’s or Butt’s” about it, your kids are gonna love this app! Not since “Pin the Tail on the Donkey” has…

Study Finds That Dogs Can Have Upsetting Reactions to Humans Crying

There is no dog owner out there who hasn’t wondered at one point in time: “Can my dog understand my emotions?” While this question has been around for ages, the latest scientific studies reveal that your pet dog can get stressed out when you are sad and cry.

Ohio Makes Shelter Pets The Official State Pets

We’re loving Ohio’s new state Senate Bill 86–which makes shelter animals the official state pets of the Buckeye state. It’s an effort…

Google Photos Now Has Facial Image Recognition For Your Pets

Pets are the subject of our photos, and Google Photos is taking note, using artificial-intelligence algorithms to help identify dogs and cats easily.

Retirement Communities That Embrace Pets Becomes A Growing Trend

Seniors rock! From Yappy Hour to adoption events, retirement residences are attracting pet lovers with dog-centric activities and services.

Too Cute for Words: Golden Retriever Max Is the Official Mayor of a Ca

Meet the adorable Maximus Mighty Dog Mueller II, a 5-year-old Golden Retriever that's proud to be the official mayor of Idyllwild, California.

Nikon’s Heartography Camera Turns Dogs Into Pup-arazzi [Video]

Coming soon (fingers crossed) – the Nikon dog-mounted Heartography 3D-printed camera case that snaps pics based on your dog’s heart rate. A ball…

Amazon Canada Reveals London Is the Most Pet-Pampering City

Canadians are showing their pet love with gifts- Amazon Canada's yearly list reveals that most generous pet parents live in London.

Dog Stuck On Roof Has Lots Of Love For His Rescuer [Video]

A dog trapped on the roof of his home in Maine gave his first responder the best thank-you he could when he was rescued–sweet doggie kisses. You’…

Pooch Perks the Norm in Taylor Morrison New Home Communities

Living the dream just got a little bit easier for our four-legged friends in new home communities that feature doggy amenities built right in.

'PrePup' Agreement Helps Owners Co-Parent After a Breakup

When you end a relationship, things can get messy – even more so when you have a pet whose ownership you share with your ex. Your pooch shouldn’t be affected by the new state of things, though, which is why Rover.com created the “ PrePup Checklist”.

Rags-to-Riches Shelter Dog Becomes Face of Shoe Company

Oliver is a pit bull rescued from the Humane Society when he was just a puppy, but he's showing the world how you start off doesn't decide where you end up!

KYON Pet Tracker Lets Dogs Talk to Owners

A new Kickstarter project aims to improve the way owners interact with their dog - know when your pet's hot or cold, or track their exact location.

Wellness Pets Celebrates 10 Years in Singapore With Interactive Art Ex

Sponsored by Wellness Pet Food to commemorate its 10th year in Singapore, check out this interactive art exhibit for pets!

Online Retailer’s Customer Service Department Understands Pet Loss

Out to prove that businesses aren't faceless, an online pet store is reminding its subscribers that they feel their pain when a furry family member passes.

Jacksonville Jaguars Debuts NFL’s First In-Stadium Dog Park

The Jacksonville Jaguars have paired with Pet Paradise to offer the NFL's first in-stadium dog park for lucky fans and auction winners.

Quiz: Can You Name These Tiny International Dog Breeds?

Some of North America's most beloved small dog breeds are imports from around the world. We bet you didn't know the backstory of these 10 small dogs.

Go Green With Solar Heat for Your Dog House

Solar panels can be used to upgrade your dog house. Give him heat on demand, as long as the sun shines, using solar power to keep him comfy.

Jack Meower and Kanye Westie Make 2016’s Wackiest Pet Names List

Forget Fido and Rover. How about McLoven and Shakespurr? The Wackiest Pet Names of 2016 List is out and guaranteed to tickle your funny bone!

Pup Attempts Family Reunion With The Help Of Facebook

Adoption is wonderful, but can raise questions about birth families. An adopted puppy decided to use social media to find his fur siblings.

Miley Cyrus Adopts Beagle From The Beagle Freedom Project

What a way to start off your new life - with famous pet parent Miley Cyrus! The A-lister found her new pooch with some help from The Beagle Freedom Project.

New Art Exhibit Designed Just for Artsy-Fartsy Dogs

These modern and interactive art exhibits in London prove that bipeds are not the only ones who enjoy culture and artistic genius!

CNIB Needs Help Loving Puppies? Sign Us Up!

The Canadian National Institute For the Blind (CNIB) just announced a dog lover's dream job--an opportunity to love and raise soon-to-be guide dogs.

IKEA Store Opens Doors to Stray Dogs in Italy

An Ikea store in Catania, Italy, is making headlines all over the world after they let strays feel at home in their furnished room displays.

PoundWishes Offers Rescues a New Tool for Fundraising

Animal rescues have their own fundraising website, thanks to PoundWishes. This site makes donations super simple - from a single pet to an entire shelter!

Zoinks! Scooby Doo Named America’s Favorite On-Screen Pet

Although the competition included some of the most famous animal characters in popular culture, the talking brown Great Dane snatched the victory.

Cool Summer Ideas For Panting Pooches

Hot dogs know how to keep it cool this summer We couldn’t be more excited that summer is finally here – especially after that brutal winter that…

Creepy Pug Mask Talks When You Talk!

Filed under the weirdest stuff found on the web this week: Realistic animal masks with mouths that move when you talk. Freak out your dog with one!

Meet the Winners of 2017 AKC Canine Excellence Winners

Winners of the 18th annual AKC Humane Fund Awards for Canine Excellence (ACE) include a family pet that detects drugs and a library loving show dog.

Neurological Study Reveals Powerful Effect Petting Dogs Has On Brain

Petting a pooch sure feels nice, but did you know that petting a dog causes increased prefrontal brain activity? A new study by a team of scientists published at PLOS sheds some light on how interacting with our canine friends affects our brains.

Are Dogs Smarter than Cats?

While both animals are cuddly and loveable, they are inevitably different. So, could it be possible that dogs are smarter than cats, or vice versa? This is a popular question in the scientific world, and many tried answering it.

Artist Adds Pets to Historical Paintings in Hyper Realistic Style

Animal lovers rejoice! Now your pet can go down in history AND add some super cool style to your interior space. We'll take one for every room, please.

Smile for Petco’s Pet Selfie App – It’s For a Great Cause!

If you love selfies, you're gonna love Petco's new app, Heads & Tails. It's perfect for fun selfie opportunities, and gives money to help animals in need.

Survey: We’d Rather Have Pet-Related Perks Than Pets in the Workplac

Paid pet bereavement and time off to care for pets are more important than allowing pets in the workplace, according to recent survey results.

New York Goes to the Dogs With Spot, a 38-foot Statue of a Dalmatian

The impressive Dalmatian located in front of a children's hospital- hopefully, its cheerful appearance will offer a lighthearted welcome to tiny patients.

Dogwood Modern Designs Are Adorable Wood Puppies

Dogwood modern wood designs will have sitting up. This Kickstarter goes back to basics with the cutest, most perfect puppies ever!

Quiz: Do You Know Your Dog Meme?

From Nyan Cat and Confession Bear, to Dramatic Chipmunk and Grumpy Cat, animals are a part of meme culture. Can you name these 10 popular dog-themed memes?

Global Pet Expo 2019 Day 1: A Whole Lot Of Awesome

Global Pet Expo is the biggest collection of pet people you’ll find. We’re here and the first day’s worth of awesome has been full of adora…

Hilarious #SnootChallenge Is The Best Thing You’ll See Today

There’s a new challenge floating around in the Twitterverse, and it has dogs showing how adorable they are as they attempt to put their best snoots for…

VetPronto Is Like Uber, But For Sick Pets

Get the vet to make house calls? Trust us; your pets will thank you. This might be the most ingenious thing we’ve seen in a long time. Just like Uber a…

Pets Hidden in Optical Illusions Reveal a Double Meaning

An amazing collaboration between photographer Amol Jadhav and visionary director Pranav Bhide brings us a collection of stunning and powerful pictures.

Quarantine & Chill With Teddy The Dog During the “Pawdemic”

While the state of the world today makes our heads spin faster than a dog chasing his own tail, one hound of great renown is trying to lighten things up and…

New Video Game for Dogs Could Reveal Early Signs of Canine Dementia

A company called Joipaw has developed a tracker and video game console for dogs whose primary goal is to monitor canine health and behavior issues before the symptoms become serious.