5 Vet-Approved Tips For Buying Safe Dog Treats

In the wake of recent dog deaths and illnesses, Dr. Liz Hanson offers tips on choosing safe treats Yesterday, we told you about how nearly 600 pets have died…

Man High on LSD Saves Dog From Imaginary Burning Home

After saying yes to drugs, a New York man thinks he's Superman and saves his neighbor's dog from a fire that's all in his head.

Maggie, the World’s Oldest Dog Dies, at 30

Maggie, a 30-year-old Kelpie and the world's oldest dog, died peacefully in her sleep. When most dogs live 11-13 years, she doubled that expectancy.

Wondercide Swims With the Big Fish On “Shark Tank”

The makers of natural pest control products for your pets and home, Wondercide is making waves on an upcoming episode of the hit TV series, "Shark Tank."

Walk For A Dog App Helps You Get Active For A Cause

There's an app for do-good dog walkers. Don't just take your dog for a walk... take your Walk for a Dog with this super cool (and super charitable) app!

Puppy Pals Around With Pachyderms At New York Zoo

A New York puppy has become the Seneca Park Zoo’s first elephant barn dog, and the pics of the pup and her new pachyderm friends are giving us all the…

Limited Nutrisca Dry Dog Food Recall Issued

Tuffy’s Pet Foods, Inc. of Perham, MN is voluntarily recalling specific lots of 4 lb. bags of Nutrisca Chicken and Chick Pea Recipe Dry Dog Food becaus…

Stray Dog Survives Greek Wildfires In Oven; Finds New Forever Home

The devastating wildfires in Greece have affected all the residents, including animals and pets. But one poor stray dog that was found cowering in an oven ha…

New UK Television Show Believes Dogs Can Fly… a Plane

Sky 1 Channel and Oxford Scientific films have teamed up to create a show called "Dogs Might Fly"... and it's exactly what it sounds like.

Woman Rescues Hurricane Irma Dog and Restores Faith in Humanity

The displaced pets from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma have been tugging at our hearts, and one dog in Florida found a home in the middle of the storm.

Dangerous “Strep Zoo” Making The Rounds in Arizona Pets

Officials in Arizona say that at least one dog has died from Streptococcus Zooepidemicus, and over 30 others show similar symptoms.

Four Paws Up! Detroit Opens Its First No-Kill Dog Shelter

Finally, a little good news for the down-on-its-luck city. And for Detroit, its first no-kill shelter couldn't come at a better time for abandoned pooches.

Dinner’s On Us, Eh! 25,000 Meals (And More) On Its Way To Rural Cana

Some communities in Northern Canada can be hard to get to, and pet owners (and pups) must make due with limited resources. But thanks PetSmart Canada, Halo a…

Data Shows Dog Parks Growing in Popularity Nationwide

With dog ownership on the rise across the nation, it's no surprise that demand for a safe place for pooches to play is also growing.

Golden Retriever Showers New York With Handshakes and Hugs

A Golden Retriever named Loubie is making the streets of New York City a little happier, giving humans hugs and leaving them with big smiles on their faces.

Military K-9 Dogs Awarded Medals Of Courage

Four military K-9 service dogs were awarded American Humane Medals of Courage for their exceptional Valor during combat service.

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.

Shelter Pets Star in P.I. Woof “Smellbound” Film Adventure

Camera-happy shelter pets from Pet Orphans shelter hit the big time in P.I. Woof "Smellbound" - a short film featuring adoptable dogs, cats... and a T-Rex?

2016’s Most Popular Irish Dog Names for St. Patty’s Day

May the luck of the Irish be with you...and your dog! Here are some facts about the most popular Irish dog breeds and names, plus a brief history lesson.

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.

Study: America’s Healthiest Pets Live in Montana, Colorado, and Sout

Care.com's ThinkTank looked at pet care and health in the United States -- Montana, Colorado and Nebraska are the top three states with the healthiest pets.

Pampering Pet Parents Pumping Up The Stock Market

Pet owners are spending and numbers don't lie: pet product stocks have earned twice as much in return when compared to the S & P 500 index market standard.

Survey: UK Pet Parents Spend More on Pets Than Kids

Birth rates are going down while pet ownership rates are on the rise. A new UK survey claims that dog owners spend more on their pets than on kids.

Family Dog Helps Man With Alzheimer’s Speak Again [Video]

Is there any doubt that dogs have the power to heal? If there was any, just watch this video and it will be erased. It highlights how one special dog has hel…

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…

Best Buy Canada And We Are Wearables Host Pet Wearables Event June 3

If you and your dog are fitness fanatics, make sure you head to Canada’s first Pet Wearables event this Wednesday in Toronto. Rover may be able to run,…

Dogs Respond Slower To an Angry Human’s Commands

A new study shows that dogs who are given commands by an angry or irritated stranger are slower to respond that those who talk positively.

Pet Insurers Are Refusing Payouts for Pets Deemed To Be Fat

In the United Kingdom, major insurance companies are not covering medical bills for overweight pets anymore, and it's causing problems for many pet parents.

Pilot Rescues Dogs From Puerto Rico and Finds New Best Friend

While Puerto Rico is still recovering from Hurricane, a pilot who helped rescue efforts fell in love - with a lovely girl named Pinky.

Could Studying Canines Help People Lose Weight?

According to a new study, the behavior and responses of overweight dogs and humans are strikingly similar, which paves the road for further studies.

“The Mountain Between Us” Releases Spoiler to Let Viewers Know The

The movie "The Mountain Before Us" leaked a spoiler in its trailer, telling dog lovers everywhere, "It's okay to watch this movie! The dog does not die!"

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…

New Tech Vest Gives Service Dogs a Voice

A new dog vest developed by Georgia Institute of Technology could help service dogs share valuable information with their handlers.

Chelsea Handler Welcomes New Furry Friends Into Her Family

Dog-lover Chelsea Handler lost both of her beloved dogs in the last year, but she plans to adopt new furry family members in their honor.

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.

Temporary Reprieve Issued For Montreal Pitbulls

A Superior Court Judge just gave pit bulls a temporary reprieve from the controversial law banning them in Montreal, but needs permanence to protect them.

Millennial Homebuyers Choose Homes With Their Pet in Mind

Survey shows majority of millennial homebuyers would pass up on their dream home if it didn't happen to meet their pet needs as well.

Science Says Dogs Are Smarter Than Cats

New research is out and sheds some light on the age-old debate of who's smarter? Cats or dogs? Spoiler: Dogs are the brainiest!

Barbra Streisand Shares New Cloned Dogs With World

Barbra Streisand's Coton du Tulear, Samantha, passed away, and she recently shared that has cloned two new pups from Samantha's mouth and stomach cells.

FDA Sends Warning Letter To Purina, Citing Significant Violations At F

Nestle Purina starts 2015 off on the wrong foot – with a warning letter from the FDA What a way to start off the year! Nestle Purina PetCare recently l…

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?"

WWF Trains Dogs to Sniff Out Ivory and Illegal Wildlife Products

They’ve been trained to pick up the scent of contraband buried deep inside luggage, alert handlers to hidden landmines, locate cadavers and even use th…

Airline Loses Family’s Emotional Support Dog

The family's emotional support dog, a labradoodle named Logan, has been missing since the airline company failed to board him on his flight.

Labrador Helping Mexico’s Earthquake Efforts Earns Presidential Than

As Mexico picks pieces of life back up after devastating earthquakes that recently struck, a Labrador Retriever is emerging as a hero in the rescue efforts.

Woman Turns Tragedy Into Tenderness After Losing Beloved Dog

An Arkansas woman turns her grief over the loss of her dog into acts of kindness and service to others as she celebrates the life of her furry best friend.

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!…

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.

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…

Researchers Discover Biomarker Test For Degenerative Myelopathy in Dog

Researchers from the University of Missouri believe a test that helps diagnose ALS in humans can also be used for diagnosing canine cases of DM.

Partially Deaf And Blind Dog Protects Toddler Lost In Australian Bush

A very good boy named Max has stolen the Internet's heart since the story of him loyally watching his girl while she was lost has been reported worldwide.

Queen Elizabeth Mourns The Loss of Her Beloved Corgi, Willow

Queen Elizabeth's last beloved pet Corgi, named Willow, who was a descendant from the line of her first Corgi, Susan, has died.

Therapy Puppy Supporting USA Gymnastics Abuse Victims

A therapy dog is helping the victims of Larry Nassar, a former sports-medicine doctor who has been convicted of abusing USA Gymnastics team members.

New Jersey Pooch Palace On Sale For $14.9 Million

Got an extra million dollars (or 14.9, to be exact) to throw around and a huge dog lover? There's a castle in New Jersey with your name all over it!

Awesomely Awkward Documentary Features Dogs, Dancing and Kites [Video]

It's a real-life Best in Show! Unleashed! A Dog Dancing Story follows a group of dog dancers on their journey to perform in a theatrical gala performance.

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.

Service Dog Mr. Gibbs Is A Breath Of Fresh Air For One Lucky Little Gi

Goldendoodle Mr. Gibbs gives best friend Alida a leash on life by carrying her oxygen tank on his back. Okay, on the tissue meter, on this story is off the s…

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.

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.

Study: Dogs Sync Behaviors With Humans Without Being Told To

Are you and your dog are really 'in sync'? A group of researchers decided to look into it, and turns out dogs really do look to their humans for the lead.

Wrongfully Imprisoned Man and His Prison Pup Enjoy Their Freedom

It's an unbelievable story that's true. A man wrongly imprisoned for almost four decades has been released, and he's bringing his dog Innocent with him.