Dogs Remember More Than They Let Us Believe

Because we don't speak dog, measuring what pooches can remember isn't easy. Now, researchers have proof that dogs have memory ability similar to humans.

Actor Carolyn Hennesy Hitches a Ride in the Lucy Pet Foundation Mobile

She may play a lawyer on TV, but for her latest role, actor Carolyn Hennesy will need hands-on experience in the Lucy Pet Foundation Mobile Clinic!

New Study Says Dogs Process Faces In Specific Area Of Their Brain

What's going in your dog's head? Thanks to science, we're getting closer to a mind meld! Their gray matter works a lot harder than previously believed.

Lost Dog Turns Himself In and Calls Shotgun in Cop Car

Ruger, a Black Lab, knows when to ask for directions... or a ride home. This pooch hitched a ride with a police officer when he wandered away from home.

Man Sues Ex-Fiance For Custody of Best Friend (Spoiler: It’s Not Her

A New York business man is involved in an ugly lawsuit--he's wants his ex-fiance to return a pricey engagement ring and, most importantly, his beloved dog.

Therapy Dogs Land at Dallas Fort Worth Airport

Are you planning on heading to Texas? Trained therapy dogs at Dallas's Dallas/Fort Worth Airport are hoping to help ease some of the stress of flying!

Istanbul Snowstorms Bring Out The Best As Citizens Care For Stray Anim

Snowstorms recently hit Istanbul, and the city's animal lovers took it upon themselves to ensure the stray animals were safe and warm in the weather.

Get Caught Up In Rescue Madness This March As DoggyBnB Takes Over Inst

March Madness has nothing on Rescue Madness. DoggyBnB needs you to vote for the top dawg on Instagram to help raise awareness of animal rescues – and a…

HABRI Grants $42,000 To Study Effects Of Service Dogs On War Veterans

K9s For Warriors and Purdue University will use this grant money to come to the rescue of post 9/11 war vets, providing help to soldiers overcoming Post Trau…

PetCo’s Barkyard Box Seats Are Perfect For Catching Fly Balls and Ho

Take in a ball game at "The Barkyard presented by Petco," six brand new semi-private dog-friendly viewing boxes available at every Padres' home game.

Queen Elizabeth Falls in Love and Adopts a Corgi

Queen Elizabeth said a few years ago that she wouldn't get any more pets, but she couldn't resist adopting Whisper the Corgi.

Tragedy Turns To Triumph For Dog Attack Victim And Abused Dog In “S

Ready to be inspired? Watch the moving film of one woman's (and one adorable dog's) effort to make the world a better place and shed light on animal abuse.

Research: Holiday Indulgences Can Be Dangerous to Pets

We share holiday indulgences with our pets. Research shows that it can lead to serious health conditions, and we need to curb this habit over the holidays.

Man Punches Bear In The Face To Save His Beagle

A man took matters into his own hands and punched a bear in the face so he could protect his dog from an assault by the black bear.

Officer Donut Sworn In as a Police Comfort Dog- And He’s the Cutest

The the heart-melting fluff ball that Officer Donut is will grow up to help people cope in the aftermath of incidents or tragedies.

‘Dog Whisperer’ Cesar Millan Under Investigation After Animal Crue

Just in - According to an L.A. County Animal Control spokesman, "Dog Whisperer" host Cesar Millan is being investigated for animal cruelty.

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.

911FosterPets Connects At-Risk Pets and Temporary Foster Homes

Countless pets are put down every day due to overcrowding. That's why Betsy Saul started a website that caters to pets who need an immediate foster home.

Service Dog Gives Birth To 8 Puppies In Tampa Airport Terminal

Travelers at Tampa International Airport got to witness the surprise arrival of eight adorable puppies when a service dog gave birth in the main terminal!

Study: Puppies’ Cuteness Peaks At Eight-Weeks [Video]

A new study from Arizona State suggests that dogs are their cutest at around eight weeks of age, just as they typically are weaned and left to fend for thems…

Researchers Believe Dogs Can Suffer From ADHD

Does your dog have ADHD? Researchers are looking at correlations between Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and our dogs.

LA Looks at Vegan Diet For All Shelter Dogs, Despite Veterinary Recomm

As more people consider pets their 'family,' they are feeding them humans diets. A new proposal, if passed, will make LA shelter dogs vegan.

Study: What Factors Are Involved When Re-Homing A Family Pet?

The decisions as to re-homing a pet are numerous. The ASPCA has released its research behind the most common reasons why people surrender pets.

Stranger’s Generosity Means Much-Needed Surgery For a Homeless Man�

An Australian woman saw a need and decided she would help--she created a GoFundMe account for a dog whose homeless owner couldn't pay for surgery.

Playful Pup Stabs Owner During Game of Keep-Away

A lovable puppy who thought she'd found herself a new toy accidentally stabbed her owner, and left local law enforcement wondering what happened.

Bipartisan PAWS Act To Help Veterans With PTSD

The PAWS Act is a bipartisan bill is aimed at providing service dogs to U.S. military vets who are diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.

Study: Dogs Respond to Baby Talk

You may be one of the pet parents who baby talk to your dog. Researchers are looking into dog-directed speech and if dogs respond to it.

Dognapping Ransoms Are Big Business in Italy

It's "The Italian Job: Dog Edition." Italy isn't just a hot spot for tourists - it's also a hub for thieves who steal dogs and collect ransom from owners.

Researchers Decode 19 Common Canine Gestures

Listen up! Your dog’s got stuff to say to you, and if you know what to look for, you’ll be able to listen! Researchers from the University of Sal…

Last Surviving 9/11 Search and Rescue Dog Given Hero’s Farewell

Bretagne, the last of the nearly 300 search and rescue dogs that worked at Ground Zero following 9/11 has been laid to rest at the age of 16.

Woman Chooses Dog Over Purse When Robbed At Gunpoint

A woman in New Orleans has become our new hero as she chose her dog over her belongings when robbers told her to make a decision.

Show Your Pittie Pride During Project Blue Collar’s #Pittie2020 Phot

Support The Underdog! On a mission to educate the world about the awesomeness of rescue dogs, Project Blue Collar wants you to “look” at Pitbulls…

NFL Player Shows Big Hearts Match Big Muscles When It Comes to Pets

After Philadelphia Eagles star receiver Torrey Smith generously paid for 50 pet adoptions, fellow NFLer Malik Jackson wants to keep that ball rolling!

Genetic Test For Herding Breeds Can Prevent Ivermectin Toxicity From H

There's a simple genetic test that can help determine if herding breeds are vulnerable to what in most cases is a safe, commonly-used heartworm drug.

Postal Carrier’s Special Delivery Includes Personalized Pooch Mail

Mailman and dogs can be the best of friends. This mail carrier out of Australia calls for a truce in the sweetest way EVER.

Florida Declares New Guinea Singing Dogs as Exotic Animals

New Guinea Singing Dogs are known for their "melodious" howls. In Florida, this breed has been branded as exotic, which means you need a license to own one.

The Rock In A Wet T-Shirt Holding 2 Puppies. You’re Welcome

Best. Picture. Ever. This is one wet t-shirt contest we would want front row tickets to. All we can say is that those are some pretty lucky puppies... sigh!

Dogs Would Rather Be Jammin’ to Reggae, Says New Research

Researchers recently shared a paper that suggested dogs' behaviors differ based on musical genres (and they prefer to listen to reggae or soft rock!).

Hotel Chain Partners With Petfinder to Rescue Adoptable Pets Nationwid

Pets are welcome at Extended Stay America hotels - they are working with Petfinder Foundation to help shelters who rescue and place adoptable pets.

Dog Attacks: Do They Stem From Pooches or People?

The question of nature vs. nurture as it pertains to dog attacks was put to Canadians. According to a recent survey, Canadians are divided on the issue.

Katy Perry’s Assistant Saves Dog’s Life With CPR

Katy Perry is known for her rockin’ vocal chords, but now she is singing the praises of her assistant Tamra, who saved the life of Perry’s dog Nu…

Study Shows Parks For Pooches Leading The Pack In Growth

It’s great to hear that large cities are increasingly going to the dogs… in an awesome way! Dog park popularity continues to rise, says the lead…

Cancer Survivor Finds New BFF With Three-Legged Dog

All the tissues were needed at a Sacramento, California pet adoption, where two friends in similar situations became forever family.

Study: Little Dogs Lie About Size With Their Pee Stream

New research suggests that little dogs may be sending a special signal in their ‘pee-mail’ that tells other dogs they are bigger than they really…

Petco Officially Pulls All Made-in-China Treats From Shelves

Three cheers for Petco! They no longer sell any made in China pet treats, which could pose a health risk to our furry friends. As we reported last year, Pet…

Shop ‘Til You Drop Online – PetGuide’s Shop Is Now Open!

The insider scoop - save 20-40% off every day and weekly eCoupons. The PetGuide Shop brings you exclusive offers on trusted pet supplies you already use and love.

UK Protects Puppies With Tighter Pet Dealer Laws

The UK has made the sale of any puppy under eight weeks old illegal, and tightened laws that will protect animals against irresponsible breeders.

Human Names, Pop Culture Behind the Most Popular Dog Names of 2015

Nerds, blockbusters and even politics - these unlikely sources are the inspiration behind some of the most popular dog names of 2015.

Is Bulldog Breed Doomed to Extinction?

Say it ain't so! The beloved breed and popular mascot's future may be at risk - scientists blame its limited gene pool for health risks.

Dogs Could Be Causing a Flu Pandemic Among Humans

A recent study by the American Society for Microbiology proposes that dogs could be a potential reservoir for a future influenza pandemic.

Dog Rescued From Burning House Gets New Firefighter Daddy

A North Carolina dog rescued from a burning house is thanking his lucky rescue team as he has been adopted by a local firefighter. Katie the retriever was th…

Beloved Airport Patrol Dog Passes Away From Prostate Cancer [Video]

A legendary border collie named Piper has died, leaving behind many who valued his work at the Cherry Capital Airport in Michigan.’s 3rd Annual March Kibble Madness Starts Tomorrow

March Madness starts tomorrow, and will have you cheering for an animal mascot. Get ready for the 3rd Annual March Kibble Madness!

Family Pittie Protects Children From Venomous Snake Attack

A Florida couple will be forever grateful to their brave pitbull after saving their grandchildren from venomous snake bites.

Lucky Dogs Rescued After Starting House Fire While Stealing Treats

A pet owner's nightmare had a happy ending as first responders in Massachusetts rescued pets who had started a fire when one tried to steal a treat.

Scientists Say A Vacuum Is Your Best Weapon In Fight Against Brown Dog

As ticks become more resilient to pesticides, scientists are getting closer in their quest to alleviate these pests. For now, use your Hoover to keep them ou…

Are You Lazy Enough To Send Your Dog To Fat Camp?

If your dog has too much weight and you have too much money, why not send him to fat camp? Pet obesity is on the rise and this is a troubling concern. As pet…

Hurricane Hero Uses Big Yellow Bus To Rescue Animal Victims

The devastating effects of Hurricane Florence continue to pound the east coast of the U.S., particularly the Carolinas. Animals often are the most vulnerable…

Bug-Sniffing Dog Protects Pepper Crops in Canada

Pests beware! In response to a pepper weevil infestation last year, a Canadian farm has taken a dog on as a pest control staff member.

Woman Covertly Smuggles Dog Into Hospital to See Sick Grandmother

A young woman swaddled her dog to look like a baby in order to cheer up her hospitalized grandmother, and the pics have gone viral!