Delta Airlines Bans Pit Bull and ‘Pit Bull Types’ On Planes

Delta Airlines will no longer allow pit bull or 'pit bull type' dogs on flights, even if those dogs are for emotional support or are service dogs.

Motionless Mutt Wins the Mannequin Challenge! [Video]

The mannequin challenge is sweeping the Internet. And one dog from Florida wins it all with his Oscar-worthy performance in a party scene!

Seasonal Allergies Bring Scratches and Sniffles in Our Pets

Pets can react to seasonal allergies. Unusually warmer temperatures this season mean more allergic reactions, and experts offer professional suggestions.

News Investigation Uncovers Poison in Dog Food, Prompting FDA Investig

A news station has found evidence that several name brand pet foods have traces of a drug given to euthanize dogs, and the FDA is investigating.

Mix And Mingle With Canadian Stars To Help Build A Humane Canada

If you live in Toronto and are looking for something to do tomorrow night, you should make plans to go to A Humane Canada, an exclusive event that supports t…

Classroom Pets Prove Positive for Students in New Research

Newest research shows the positive affects of having classroom pets and their potential to promote learning and good behavior.

Study: Your Dog’s Sweet Dreams Are Because of You!

A Harvard researcher confirmed the unconscious connection between dogs and their humans. It turns out that when your dog sleeps, he probably dreams of you!

Facility Dog Stands On Guard for Canadian Children Testifying in Court

Children have to testify in court cases, and the process is terrifying. A city in Ontario has acquired a court dog to help ease their anxiety and fears.

Are Anti-Vaxxers To Blame for Rise in Canine Parvo Cases?

Vets are worried about the increased rates of confirmed canine disease parvo cases, and believe it's due to a growing anti-vax movement in pet owners.

Dogs Are Man’s Best Friend Against Terrorist Attacks

When it comes to fighting terrorism, no robot or technology-based tracking system does a better job than a living, breathing canine.

Bigger Is Better: AKC Releases List Of 2013’s Most Popular Dogs In T

Lab lovers have spoken – See who took the American Kennel Club’s top spot on the Most Popular Dogs In The U.S. When it comes to dog breeds, owner…

Ellen Rewards Firefighters Who Pulled Dog Out Of Icy River With A Cari

Firefighters do more than just put out fires – they also jump into frozen rivers to rescue dogs. And when Ellen DeGeneres heard about a team of Wellesl…

New Research Gives Insight To Why Dogs Are Superior Sniffers

Researchers have found new details about a dog’s anatomy that help explain more why they are such stupendous sniffers! Scientists at Washington Univers…

Bizarre News: World’s Richest Dog Has 8 IPhones 7s

Coco Wang, the pet of Chinese multi-billionaire Wang Sicong, lives the life of opulent luxury and now has eight new iPhone 7s to let the world know!

Free Lead Toxicity Blood Tests Available for Dogs in Flint

Flint, Michigan is holding free screening events for local pet parents, who want to ensure their dogs haven't been poisoned by Flint River's water.

Dogs: So Nice, We Domesticated Them Twice

Great minds think alike. New research suggests that dogs were domesticated separately in both Europe and Asia at different times in history.

SFSPCA Holiday Windows Event Brings Adoptable Pets to Macy’s

Is something furry on your Christmas wish list? The annual Holiday Windows event in San Francisco is the perfect place if you're looking to adopt a pet.

Hollywood’s Finest Invited To Help Shelter Pets

In an extravagant swag bag that's given to Oscar nominees, a donation certificate to shelter animal is the most loved item.

New Research Shows Dogs In American Shelters At An All-Time Low

New research indicates that the occupancy of dog shelters is at an all-time low, and we applaud the efforts of animal welfare groups.

Woman Gives Dying Dog a Taste of Family in His Last Days

A California woman going through her own loss went looking for the most unadoptable dog she could find, and now both of their lives are now full of love.

Blue Buffalo Takes Top Spot in Online Pet Food War

Despite expensive lawsuits and admissions of false advertising, Blue Buffalo turns our to be online consumers' top choice for pet food.

Dog Retrieves Emergency Help For His Human After Car Crash

A Montana man who fell asleep at the wheel of his truck has a furry passenger who was riding shotgun to thank for his survival!

Study Says Millennials Pick Furbabies Over Human Babies

Pets over Kids? Seems like that is the trend for today's Millennials, the generation with the highest rates of pet ownership so far.

California Vets Want to Prescribe Medical Marijuana to Pets

For many pets, non-psychoactive cannabis oil successfully treats health issues, and if the new bill passes, your veterinarian can be the one prescribing it.

Chicago Comfort Dogs Head to Orlando Following Tragedy

Sometimes, there's nothing like the comfort of an animal when we're at our lowest. And right now, Orlando needs all the support it can get.

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.

The Horror, The Horror -“Boston Terror” Animoji From Gucci Creeps

Gucci's new design isn't exactly what you'd expect from a fashion house. Get ready to scream when you see this Animoji, an homage to the "Year of the Dog."

Veteran’s PTSD Service Dog Banned at VA Hospital

A combat veteran was given a ticket for bringing his PTSD service dog to a VA Hospital with him, and he's planning to fight the citation in court.

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.

The Dog Wedding Movie Contest Will Have Pet Parents Saying “I Do!”

If you've got a picture of your pooch dressed for a walk down the aisle, "The Dog Wedding" invites you to enter for a chance to win awesome prizes! I do!

English Setter Sacrifices His Life to Save Dad From Deadly Bear Attack

An English Setter who sacrificed his life to save his human from a bear attack received a touching and emotional tribute from his owners

Fallen Officer Puppy Program a Tribute to Fallen Officers

What a touch tribute to these heros. Future police dogs are being given the honor of carrying on fallen officer's namesakes.

Behind-The-Scenes at Sweet 16 Bash for Maria Menounos’ Pooch!

Human b-day celebrations are so passe! That's why actress Maria Menounos hosted a birthday party for her lovely 16-year-old Bichon Frise.

Science Proves Cats Were Perfect Even Before Domestication

Researchers claim that the domesticated cats we know and love today have little variation in genetics from their wild ancestors.

Scientists Propose New Non-Invasive Spay and Neuter Procedure

Researchers at the University of Guelph are testing a new non-surgical sterilization method that could ultimately save the lives of thousands of animals.

Global Pet Foods’ Show Us Your Heart Campaign Hits the $1.5 Million

Canadians have big hearts - especially when it comes to pets. And they've proved it once again during Global Pet Food's "Show Us Your Heart" fundraiser.

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.

Study: 50% of Rescue Dogs Mislabeled as Pitbulls by Shelter Staff

The label of "Pitbull" can turn some families off. A recent study finds a large percentage of veterinarians and shelter staff are mislabeling rescued dogs.

Freddy the Great Dane is World’s Tallest Living Dog

While runts of the litter may not start off big, one record-breaking Great Dane has just proven that even the little puppy can meet huge expectations!

Research Suggests Better Survival Rates for Dogs With Bloat

Gastric dilation and volvulus, or bloat, can be deadly to dogs, but recent research is showing that it's not as much the death sentence as it was once.

Donation From Realtor Connects 1000 Pets With Their Furever Homes

A realtor volunteered to pay the adoption fees for any pet adopted from the Front Street Animal Shelter. Now, over 1,000 shelter pets have found new homes!

Montreal Citizens Can Voice Opinion On Montreal’s Pitbull Regulation

The City of Montreal wants to hear the voices of citizens, after repealing the city's pitbull ban that was put in place by the prior administration.

Women Speak! Fido Is No Longer Just Man’s Best Friend

Survey shows a staggering 99 percent of women consider their dog as part of the family There is no better feeling then waking up next to your best friend &nd…

Wu-Tang Clan Not Down With Woof-Tang Clan Dog Walking Service

Wu-Tang Clan founding member RZA is suing Woof-Tang Clan dog-walking service for trademark infringement, and he ain't playin'.

Bestselling Author Offers Giveaway In Support Of The Beagle Freedom Pr

For a limited time, author and cancer-survivor Teresa Rhyne gives you something extra special when you order her new book In 2012 author Teresa Rhyne gave th…

Petco Holiday Wishes Come True For Senior Dog Who Wins $25,000

The Petco Foundation's Holiday Wishes Campaign has "wrapped" - here's the story that stood out among thousands of entries and won the hearts of the judges.

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.

New Standards Set for Dog Breeders With Canine Care Certified Program

Purdue University's Animal Welfare researchers roll out their dog breeders' Canine Care Certified voluntary program, which is expected to improve breeding.

Search and Rescue Dog’s First Find Brings Little Boy Back To His Fam

A volunteer German Shepherd search and rescue dog's first find brought a five-year-old lost little boy back to his family, safe and sound.

The AKC Honors Dauntless Dogs With Paw of Courage Awards

Every day, working canines are putting their lives on the line to keep our communities safe. This award celebrates the bravest among the brave.

Australian Hotel’s First Canine Ambassador Welcomes Guests With Some

There's a special concierge looking to greet you at the swanky Park Hyatt in Melbourne, Australia, and he'll wag his tail when he sees you coming!

Study: Dog Walking is Great Exercise for the Elderly

A recent study shows that older people who walk dogs have better levels of physical activity than those who are not dog walkers.

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!

No More Woof! Amazon Pet Communication Device in the Works

Major retailer, Amazon, backs futurologists claim that pet communication devices will turn woofs into words in less than a decade, ruffly speaking.

Revolutionary New Blood Test Helps Diagnose Canine Cancer

A user-friendly electronic system for diagnosing lymphoma and remission monitoring in dogs is the first of its kind. For many of us, our pets are our best fr…

Honor Pets That Have Passed Sunday During National Pet Memorial Day

National Pet Memorial Day is a day for pet parents to celebrate the lives of pets that have passed on. In 2013, it falls on Sunday, September 8.

Does Your Pet Really Need Ray-Bans for the Solar Eclipse?

One of nature's most awe-inspiring sights - a total solar eclipse - takes place August 21, 2017. You have your glasses, but does your dog need a pair?

Study: Dogs Are Red-Green Colorblind

Researchers have discovered that dogs have difficulty discerning between red and green, much like humans who are colorblind.

Service Dog Dropout Finds New Career Path in District Attorney’s Off

Not every dog is up for the challenge of being a service dog. But when one doggy door closes, another opens with an opportunity to really strut their stuff.

Scientists Say Russian Islanders Were World’s First Dog Breeders

Scientists believe that the world's first purposed dog breeders were from the Russian island Zhokhov, using them to pull sleds and hunt bears.