Canadian MP Wants Products To Be Labeled If Containing Cat or Dog Fur

Canadian MP Brian Masse wants to have all products using cat or dog fur or skin to be labeled so consumers can make informed decisions when buying.

New Research Suggests Dogs Have Measurable IQs

IQ tests measure a human's general intelligence by asking a series of questions. Now, a study has just revealed that dogs can also have their IQs tested.

Special Needs Service Dog Joins Cheerleading Team and Goes For Gold

A unique cheerleading team headed out of Ohio is headed for national competition and they're bringing a furry teammate with them!

Lazy London Pet Parents In For A Crappy Surprise

You’d better make sure you’re picking up after your dog if you live in this London neighborhood! We all know how gross it is when people don&rsqu…

Was the World’s Ugliest Dog Contest Rigged?

This year's winner of the World's Ugliest Dog title is a Neapolitan Mastiff named Martha. But we think she's way too cute and think the contest was rigged!

Steve’s Real Food Issues Voluntary Recall On Various Products

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has announced a recall of Steve’s Real Food batches of certain flavors of pet food because of concerns about salm…

Foster Dog Fends Off Burglar; Finds Furever Home

A Pennsylvania couple opened their hearts to a foster dog. He returned the favor by protecting them from a burglar, and found a place in his furever family.

Study: Being Man’s Best Friend May Be Written In Dogs’ Genes

A new study has found a link between human connectivity and specific genes in Beagles, and helps answer the question, "Why is a dog Man's Best Friend?"

Petcube Developing Artificial Intelligence to Help Read Your Dog’s M

Life would be easier if you just knew what your dog was trying to tell you or you could read his mind. Petcube is working on making that a reality.

New Research Shows Stress Can Turn Your Dog’s Fur Gray

You know how you always tell the kids that they’re making you go gray prematurely? Research has found that stress can also affect the color of your dog…

AKC Reunite Team Brings Hurricane Relief To Furry Victims

Cleanup from Hurricane Matthew is underway. The AKC Reunite Team is helping lead efforts for pet disaster in Florida, North Carolina and South Carolina.

Liev Schreiber Adopts Two Hurricane Harvey Pups

After the devastation of Hurricane Harvey, Actor Liev Schreiber decided to make a difference in the lives of two shelter puppies!

Dogs Are Now Welcome at The Happiest Place on Earth

Pluto must be happy! Disney has just announced that it will allow guests to bring dogs with them to four of their most popular resort hotels!

Study Reveals Millennials Have a Special Relationship With Their Pets

Millennials will not be known just as the generation that embraced the digital era, but as the first generation that embraces pets as family members.

Red Carpet Worthy: 2015 Oscar Gift Bags Include Halo Donation For Home

Lucky A-list Celebrities will receive Halo Donation Certificates in their famous Oscar Swag Bags. It’s a night filled with glitz, glam and wardrobe mal…

Chew, Chew on This: Pets on Trains Service Permanent on Amtrak

With Amtrak's pilot pet program a booming success, the train company has expanded its program. Commuters can ride with their pets on more corridor trains.

UK Street Lamp Unleashes the Awesome Power of Dog Poop

As the world continues to look for alternative and sustainable energy sources, the United Kingdom leads the way... with a dog poop-powered street lamp!

New Research Shows Dogs Help Their Humans Live Longer

We know that dogs make our lives better in immeasurable ways, but new research from Sweden shows that they actually can help us live longer lives as well!

Swine Flu Kills Two Connecticut Cats

A Connecticut veterinarian is warning residents about the possibility their cats could contract the swine flu, after two cats died from the virus.

Animal Planet’s “Rescue Dog to Super Dog” Show Will Leave You In

If you're a sucker for rescue dogs (or any dog, for that matter), you're going to want to tune into Animal Planet's new show, Rescue Dog to Super Dog.

“For The Love Of Dog” Dogumentary Showcases Pampered Pooch Phenome

TV series challenges our perceptions of how we relate to dogs When you talk about all the things you do for fur baby to other people (usually those who don&r…

UPS Driver Runs Over Dog, Leaves Note on Pickup Notice

A Washington woman is beyond angry at UPS. The driver backed over and killed her 14-year-old dog and scrawled "I'm sorry" on the back of the pickup notice.

Pet Owners Turn To Medical Marijuana To Treat Their Pets

More American states are legalizing medicinal marijuana, and more pet owners are now treating their pets with cannabis-based medicines to relieve symptoms.

Young Girl Saved By Her 3 Dogs During Freezing Night in Woods

After wandering into the thick bush, a 9-year-old spends the night in the frigid outdoor temperatures, kept safe and warm by three of her furry companions.

Dream Parks Do Come True During Beneful Dream Dog Park Project

Your vote counts! One lucky dog park will earn $30,000 to improve and enhance its surroundings, and you can help decide which one wins.

A Dog’s Purpose Cancels Premiere, But Opens Quietly Amid Abuse Alleg

When TMZ released footage that claimed abuse, people promised to boycott "A Dog's Purpose." In response, the premiere of the movie has been cancelled.

AKC Humane Fund Honors ACE Winners

The winners of the 19th Annual AKC Humane Fund Awards for Canine Excellence (ACE) have been named, and we believe you’ll love the five amazing winners!…

Nestle’s Purina PetCare To Enter Booming Indian Pet Product Market

Recognizing the pet industry is a booming business, Nestle is bringing Purina PetCare to India, hoping to tap into the growing pet population boom in Asia.

Innovative DNA Testing Results In More Big Dogs Adopted

Using DNA testing increases the rate of big dog adoptions at a Florida pet adoption center. Find out why DNA testing could be the next nationwide trend.

Heroic Man Runs Into Burning Home To Save His Dog

What a brave pet parent! When an Australia man came home to find his house in flames, he didn't think twice before running in to save his best friend.

New Study Finds Dogs Don’t Take Bad Advice

A new study conducted at the Yale Canine Cognition Center has shown that you may give a dog advice, but if he thinks it's bad, he's not going to take it!

UK Military Dogs Honored for Service With Bravery Award

Military dogs and handlers of the 1st Military Working Dog Regiment have been given bravery awards for their noble acts during their service in Afghanistan.

Research Suggests Dogs More Likely to Bite Neurotic People

New research from the University of Liverpool backs what many already have thought--acting anxious around dogs makes you more prone to getting bitten.

Would You Buy a Genetically Modified Super Dog?

Like something from a sci-fi movie, scientists in China have announced that they are now able to create super dogs with specific enhanced abilities.

Thanks for Helping Us Reach 2000 YouTube Followers!

Woo hoo! We did it - and couldn't have done it without you! We're celebrating a big milestone and we wanted to thank you personally.

ASPCA: Data Shows Fewer Surrenders, More Adoption, and Decrease in Eut

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) releases data that shows there are less animal in the US shelter system!

This Pet Carrier Received the Highest Crash Test Rating From CPS

After rigorous testing by the Center for Pet Safety, Gen7 Commuter Pet Carrier & Car Seat proved to be one of the safest carrier on the market.

FDA Issues Warning About Popular Flea and Tick Medicines

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued new warnings for veterinarians and pet owners about the possibility of neurological side effects from popula…

Study Suggests Well-Behaved Dogs Have Less-Stressed Owners

A new study recently published in the Journal of Veterinary Behavior suggests that there is a correlation between how dog owners believe their pets behavior…

Project Active Duty Keeps Military Fur-Families Together

Military families sometimes endure long separations, and pets have to be given up at times. A new program keeps military families together--including pets.

Drug-Resistant Infection Outbreak in People Connected to Pet Store Pup

About 118 people were affected by the resistant bacteria strain, and it was all because of pet stores over-treating puppies with antibiotic medications.

UNC Students Allowed To Bring Their Pets Back To School With Them

Colorado college tests out pilot program allowing pets in campus dorms It’s the most wonderful time of the year (back-to-school, that is) and a few luc…

Therapy Dogs Help College Students Deal With Stress

Are you stressing over your finals? A study suggests some quality cuddle time with a pooch might take that UNI- caused anxiety away.

Generous Woman Wills $1.2 Million To Tennessee’s Cats and Dogs

A Tennessee woman loved her dogs and cats so much, she left her entire $1.2 million estate to the animals of her hometown county.

Terminally Ill Patients Able to Keep Pets Thanks to Pet Peace of Mind

Best friends until the end! The Pet Peace of Mind program allows patients who are terminally ill to keep their beloved pet by their side.

250 Furry “Extras” Find Homes Thanks To Critically Acclaimed Movie

It’s the stuff movies are made of – Stray dogs used as extras are adopted after filming wraps for foreign film “White God.” We love w…

More Than Half of Pet Owners in America Are Not Prepared for a Pet Eme

A little over 60 percent of pet owners in the United States wouldn't be able to cover the costs of a $1,000 emergency pet surgery without going into debt.

Foster Mom Helps Terminally Ill Rescue Pup Fulfill His Bucket List

We hope you have your tissues handy, ‘cuz this one's a real tearjerker! But don't worry - it'll also make you smile and help restore your faith in humanity.

Mysterious Bladerunner 2049 Dog Wins Palm Dog USA Award

Bladerunner 2049 had fans wondering what happened to Deckard's dog. Turns out the unknown, uncredited dog won the first-ever title of Palm Dog USA prize!

Have Paws, Will Travel? A UK Company Is Employing Dog Bloggers

The job post says that the ideal caninedate must be pawfessional at all times, wag their tail at the very mention of holidays, car rides, or walks.

Woo Hoo! Senior Dog Adoptions Are On The Rise!

There is a senior-dog rescue movement spreading, as people all over North America are realizing the fabulous qualities senior dogs have to offer.

New Study Will Investigate Effects Of Pets In Classrooms

A new study will investigate effects of common pets in the classroom on a broader scale, thanks to a $130,000 grant given to American Humane by HABRI.

Study: Oxytocin Hormone Draws Dogs to Smiling Faces

The modulating role of hormone oxytocin in canine emotional processing has been confirmed, and it might change the way we communicate with our dogs.

Adorable Photo Series Shows Pitbulls In A Gentler Light

Photographer Sophie Gamand hopes to raise awareness and drive adoption through her #PitBullFlowerPower project. Pitbulls often get a bad rap when it comes to…

Service Dog Runs For Help For His Human In The Hospital

A service dog named Thorr took it upon himself to alert nurses when his human was having a seizure and needed immediate help!

PetSafe’s 2015 Bark for Your Park Finalists Announced

Which dog park do you want to win? Place your vote (or woof) for one of the 15 Bark For Your Park finalists - $200,000 up for grabs from PetSafe!

Research Finds Fear And Anxiety Negatively Affects Dogs Health And Lif

Research shows that stress that causes fear and anxiety be devastating for dogs, cutting lifespans short and causing all kinds of health problems.

It’s Official! Millenials Now Make Up Most of America’s Pet Owners

The generational shift that's been in effect for a few years led to millennials replacing baby boomers as the largest portion of pet owners in the US.

Beloved Baseball Bat-Retrieving Dog Passes Away [Video]

It's a sad time for fans of the Minor League baseball team, Trenton Thunder. Their famous bat-retrieving dog Derby passed away from cancer over the weekend.

Retired Marine Dog Awarded Highest Military Honor

It's the first time in history that a U.S. Marine Corps dog was given this prestigious award, which is the animal equivalent to the Victoria Cross.