There are certain things you shouldn't try to expense through work. Like using a government credit card to buy your dog a tuxedo.
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.
Houzz releases the results of its first-ever survey of how U.S. dog and cat parents accommodate furry family members with pet-friendly home interior design.
Retired Army veteran Paul Steklenski started a non-profit organization to fly endangered animals to foster homes that are waiting for them.
Another dog has died while flying on a national airline, and the dog’s owners are heartbroken and want answers as to what happened to their beloved fam…
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…
As more people consider pets their 'family,' they are feeding them humans diets. A new proposal, if passed, will make LA shelter dogs vegan.
Flat face breeds often have breathing problems. New research shows that those faces are linked to a genetic mutation in dogs and their skull development.
It’s the end of the another Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show (there’s been 138 of them to be exact), and the 2014 Best In Show Trophy was awarded…
Believe it or not, it's pretty common for dogs to eat their poop, and scientists believe that they prefer it fresh, just like their wolf ancestors did!
The Washington State Supreme Court rules that a previous decision must be reviewed in the case of a school district that banned a service dog.
Hot dog! Petco hosted 500 pups and their parents to Petco Park in San Diego, California for their annual 'Dog Days of Summer' event.
So much squee! A group of senior Chihuahuas has adopted a kitten into their motley crew, and we can not handle the cuteness!
A little town in Minnesota is as happy as a dog with two tails with its newly re-elected mayor, and we don't think they are barking up the wrong tree!
September is National Service Dog Month. While all service dogs are heroes, a select few serve our country's heroes with honor. (Tissue alert!)
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?"
A recent study by the American Society for Microbiology proposes that dogs could be a potential reservoir for a future influenza pandemic.
Nineteen states have laws that penalize people who use untrained animals as service pets, with more states looking at similar legislation.
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.
Country star Brantley Gilbert is partnering with several pet brands to help give companion dogs to military veterans in need of aid.
It turns out that we don't know enough about preventing dog bites. Researchers say reading canine body language is ineffective when preventing dog bites.
A family got the surprise of their life when they learned their St. Bernard's stomach cancer was actually four teddy bears the dog had eaten.
Zappos.com and North Shore Animal League America are joining forces to launch Friends on Us Fridays, sponsoring free pet adoptions in 15 states.
From kitty coffins to acupuncture for pooches, China is embracing the luxury end of the pet product and service market. The pet business is truly booming.
Labrador Retrievers still reign as America’s most popular dog, but French Bulldogs are closing in as the American Kennel Club released their Top 10 mos…
The FDA is warning pet parents to be careful about skin cancer treatment creams, after five dogs who accidentally ingested a topical medication have died.
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.
United Airlines has reached a settlement with the family whose nine-month-old puppy was killed after an airline attendant insisted the dog travel in the over…
Norman, Guinness World Record winner and famous scooter dog, is recovering from cancer, and his new GoFundMe page helps to pay for treatment.
Compared to last year, there have been fewer reports of postal employees attacked by dogs, and it's all thanks to new safety measures.
An overweight Chihuahua-mix has is living life large after being taken off her diet of McDonald's and losing more than three times her body weight.
It’s official in Denver, Colorado–veterinarians are now banned from declawing cats unless the procedure is medically necessary. Veterinarian Aubr…
Military working dogs come in all sizes. Just look at Puskos, a 15-pound powerhouse who patrols for drugs at Naval Station Norfolk.
The yoga-classic 'cat pose' is taking on a whole new meaning. As well as stretching, this free yoga class is helping find shelter cats furever homes.
Marine special operators are helping design a new robot dog that will help them take care of military service dogs wounded in combat.
A Dog's Purpose is set to hit the big screens next week, but with TMZ footage showing alleged animal abuse, activists are boycotting the film.
Second Annual Shelter Showdown hosted by Pets Add Life to award $50,000 to animal shelters From October 22 to November 19, 2014, Pets Add Life (PAL) will be…
Even more proof that dogs do so much for people. Therapy animals are beneficial to the entire family, long-term study suggests.
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?
Pembroke Welsh Corgis join the Vulnerable Breed List in the UK, but hold strong in the hearts of Americans Corgis have captured the heart of the royal family…
As a show of appreciation to working dogs who serve and protect our country, the AKC announces the new Paw of Courage award to four worthy recipients.
Great news for honest reviews. A Texas pet-sitting company's $1 million lawsuit against clients who gave it a 1-star Yelp review has been thrown out.
After last week's terrorist attack in Sweden, many mourners left a touching tribute to Iggy, a canine who lost his life in the senseless tragedy.
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…
Does talking to our pets may make us a little quirky? No - in fact, not only is it a normal behavior, it also marks high intelligence in humans.
This winter has been tough on animals, and shelters are brimming to capacity. To help, a rescue group sent some lucky dogs to stay at PetSmart's PetsHotel!
An app sponsored by Finding Rover, Petco Foundation and Houston SPCA is helping displaced pets get back to their humans with facial recognition technology.
In Lassie-like fashion, a family's pet Cockapoo saved a little boy in Northern Ireland after he was trapped in a dryer that turned on and nearly killed him.
Parkdale-High MPP Cheri DiNovo is opening up with the truth about breed restrictive legislation and how she wants to change it in Ontario.
When it comes to drinking wine and supporting a cause, we're on board! A toast to Windsor Vineyards,who are donating to Guiding Eyes for the Blind.
A collaboration between miniature wirehaired dachshunds and scientists has advanced research into a rare and deadly form of epilepsy in children and dogs.
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!
The lawsuit against Purina claims that thousands of dogs have been sickened or died from eating Beneful dog food. The heartbreak that accompanies the sudden…
Scientists have discovered something many dog lovers may already know, at least intuitively: our canine companions prefer petting over vocal praise. Two rese…
First pet food, now animal hospitals - Mars Incorporated has just announced their purchase of animal hospital chain VCA Inc., acquired for $7.7 billion.
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.
Many entered, but only one could win $100,000 to build a new dog park in their community. This year's grand prize winner is Jacksonville, Ill. - Congrats!
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.
Lucy Pet Foundation relocated 64 dogs from overcrowded Houston shelters and got a big surprise when actress Renee Zellweger came to help!
Researchers at the University of Washington may have good intentions but will their research on aging in dogs really provide something useful?