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.

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: Canine Cancers Linked To Common Lawn Chemicals

Alarming research links canine malignant lymphoma (CML) with lawn pesticides, and has may have implications to the impact of chemicals on humans as well.

Blind Dog Doesn’t Let Disability Stop Her From Being a Service Dog

A little blind pup out of Wisconsin is proving that there's much she can do with some puppy power and perseverance - by becoming a service dog!

Study: Your Dog Gives Zero F*%@$ Manipulating You To Get What He Wants

Would those eyes lie to you? Science says yes, and that your dog might be playing you to get what he wants. Spoiler: he's not one bit ashamed of it!

Warning: 86% of Car Pet Restraints Fail CPS Crash Tests

The Center for Pet Safety put pet harnesses to the test and the results are unsettling. Even if you're buckling up, chances are it won't protect your pooch.

Oscar De La Renta Launches New Designer Coats For Dogs

Oscar de la Renta Dog Coats – High fashion for posh pooches OMD! I can’t even begin to tell you how excited I am to learn that iconic fashion hou…

Meet Sweepee Rambo, The 2016 World’s Ugliest Dog

What she lacks in beauty, she makes up for in heart. Meet Sweepee Rambo the new "World's Ugliest Dog" for 2016. Way too go, girl!

Case of Canine Mistaken Identity Leads To a Huge Discovery

Big things start as small packages. Such was the case for a woman who talked her husband into a small dog, but her little fib turned into a big surprise.

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.

American Red Cross Pet Therapy Dogs Visit the Navy

Some furry, four-legged visitors are making the rounds at the Naval Health Clinic in Charleston, South Carolina, thanks to the American Red Cross.

Did Impeached South Korean President Park Geun-hye Abandon Her Dogs?

South Korea's impeached president Park Geun-hye keeps making headlines - the latest claims she's abandoned her loyal "First Dogs."

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.

Runaway Dog’s PugShot Goes Viral

A Police department on the New Jersey Shore has won the Internet today, posting an adorable “PugShot” of a runaway dog from Maryland. As if pictu…

File This Under Ideas We Love: Pet Food Bank Opens In Toronto

You know you really love your pet when you’re willing to give up your meal just so your dog has something to eat. But why choose, asked Cara Heitmann?…

New Law in New York Will Revolutionize Microchipping

A new law in New York is aiming to reunite pet owners with their missing pets sooner than ever before, mandating microchip checks within 24 hours.

VW’s Tiguan Was Life of The Party at Wags, Wheels and Waffles in Cal

Volkswagen is looking to be the car of choice for dog owners, and to prove it, were the life of the party at the shelter charity event in California.

Study: Family Dogs Benefit Children With Disabilities

New research has found that the family dog can make a big difference in the lives of children with disabilities in their health and activity levels.

A Bulldog Is The Best Sister A Little Girl Can Have

Adora-bull photographs portray the special bond of a canine and human sisterhood For some kids, a dog is a sibling. Case in point: Harper and her Bulldog, Lo…

Does Pet Food Line Owned By Chocolate Company Have Solution For Fat Pe

Just like us humans, our pets are becoming obese. What can you do to help your pet stay at a healthy weight? Schedule a pet play date, says Mars Petcare.

Stray Dog Finds New Home and New Career In New Country

While visiting Greece last year, Valia Orfanidou came upon a stray dog who not only changed her life, but now changes the lives of others as a therapy dog!

President Bush’s New Family Member Is Service Dog Named Sully

Former President George H.W. Bush recently had a furry new addition to the presidential family, a service dog named Sully, provided by America’s Vet Do…

Hooray for Happy Endings! Meet Skier Gus Kenworthy’s Sochi Street Pu

7 months after the Olympic Winter Games, the puppies that American silver medal skier Gus Kenworthy rescued from the streets of Sochi are thriving. You might…

Science Proves There’s Such A Thing As Dog People And Cat People

Some people prefer cats, others are drawn to dogs. A new study shows that it all boils down to specific personality traits. You are competitive and constantl…

Encouraging Research Links Heart Failure Cause and Treatment for Dogs

University of Guelph and Ontario Veterinary College Researchers are working to discover the cause of dog heart failure and how to treat it genetically.

New Study Proves Dogs Recognize Human Emotion

Science can be touchy-feely. If you've ever wondered if a dog can really understand how you feel when you're upset or excited, the answer is: Yes, they can!

Study: Happy Pet Thoughts Help Soothe Social Rejection

A recent study asked participants to think of a stressful moment in their lives. They were then shown pictures of pets, and results found most felt better.

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.

Town Goes To The Dogs as Canine Mayor Is Reelected

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!

Subaru Shares The Love With The Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation

Subaru's "Share the Love, Share the Vision" Campaign raises $27,348 for Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation, whose mission is to breed, trainand place guide dogs.

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…

Land of the Strays is Doggie Heaven on Earth!

If you've ever wanted to be completely surrounded by dogs, book a trip to Costa Rica. That's where you'll find Land of the Strays, where dogs run freely.

Family Dog Digs up $85K Worth of Heroin in Oregon Backyard

A Golden Retriever lives the "COPS" dream, and became an honorary narcotics dog when he dug up nearly $90,000 of contraband heroin in the backyard.

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.

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.

Canine Family Tree Maps the Evolution of ‘New World Dog’

A genetic sequence map of modern breed dogs provides evidence that shows canines traveled with humans across the Bering land bridge over 15,000 years ago.

Thanks for Helping Us Reach 2000 YouTube Followers!

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

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.

Thousands Honor Canine Victim of Terrorist Attack in Sweden

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.

Michigan Dog Receives Eligibility Letter For Unemployment Benefits

You might have heard everything now--a man in Saugatuck, Michigan, says he's received a letter from the state granting his dog unemployment benefits.

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.

Animal Control Officers Are in the Doghouse… For a Good Cause

Some brave animal control officials in Michigan want to make sure you know just how dangerous the chilly elements are to our pets.

Facebook Doggie Photos Go Viral For Teen With Cancer

Adorable dog pics for a great cause – this Facebook page gives us all kind of warm and fuzzies! We all know there is enough bad news to go around, and…

US Postal Service Says Dog Bite Numbers Are on the Rise

Kicking off Bite Prevention Week, the US Postal Service is reporting the highest number of dog attacks on employees in 30 years.

PetSafe Awards $275K to 25 Cities Across America for Off-Leash Dog Par

The annual Bark for Your Park program by PetSafe announces 25 cities set to receive more than $275K in funds to help build and maintain off-leash dog parks.

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."

Bayer Provides Free Health Care to K9 For Warriors Service Dogs

K9 For Warriors is a nonprofit organization that trains veterans and service dogs. These warriors can take advantage of free health care and pet products.

US Olympians Go For the Gold While Clearing the Shelters

Take a look at how these inspirational Olympic Stars are helping shelter pets all over the country find their forever homes!

Chinese Property Developer Buys Puppy For $2 Million

For most of us, bringing home a new dog entails a visit to our local shelter. But for one man, with obviously too much money to burn, it means dropping a coo…

Oxytocin’s Role In Dog-Human Bonding May Lead To Autism Therapies

Swedish researchers believe the genetic foundation for social actions in dogs is similar to that of humans, thanks to the "love hormone."

Todd Chrisley Offers $5000 Reward for RaeLynn’s Missing Chihuahua

Country singer RaeLynn Woodward lost her Chihuahua, Dolly, on New Year's Eve, and Todd Chrisley is offering a reward of $5000 for the return of her dog.

Study: Empathetic People Are Better Able To Read Dog Expressions

Do you feel like you and your dog have a special connection? If you're empathetic, a new study claims that you may be right.

High Schoolers Help Homeless Hounds by Building Dog Houses

We're so proud of these kids and their teacher! A Florida shop teacher instills lessons of community and compassion while teaching students about carpentry.

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.

French Funny Man Lives The Sheltered Life For Good Cause

Here's an extreme way to raise money for shelters! French comedian Remi Gaillard will live in a cage to raise awareness about the heartache of shelter life.

Three-Legged Wiener Dog Proves Winners Never Quit

A true underdog won the Daschund Dash in Minnesota’s Canterbury Park, as a three-legged wiener dog named Ringo beat out his four-legged competitors! An…

Survey: People Who Love Their Pets Most Know How Beneficial They Are

HABRI just released some numbers that will get your endorphins racing. A survey says the more we know what our pets do for us, the better we care for them.

Animal Rights Organization Questions TMZ Manipulated Video

American Humane claims the recently 'leaked' TMZ video showing animal abuse in the movie, "A Dog's Purpose," was edited to mislead the public.

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.

American Humane Turns Shelter Dogs to Service Dogs For Veterans

American Humane launches a new program that will take shelter dogs and train them to be service dogs for military veterans suffering from brain injuries and/…