A unique cheerleading team headed out of Ohio is headed for national competition and they're bringing a furry teammate with them!
A legendary border collie named Piper has died, leaving behind many who valued his work at the Cherry Capital Airport in Michigan.
Working like a dog pays off for one pup in Woodstock, Georgia, who has won 'Employee of the Quarter' several times as an employee of her dad's sales center.
These brave dogs have been voted as this year's doggy heroes for these prestigious awards. Now's your chance to pick the overall 2017 winner!
New research shows that when our pets are not well or terminally ill, we are also at risk for anxiety, stress and depression.
Two dogs who ran away in fear after a volcanic eruption on Hawaii's Big Island were found surrounded by lava, but now they're back at home with their human.
The ASPCA and the Petco Foundation are joining forces with 'Dogs Playing For Life' to improve the quality of life for shelter dogs with structured playgroups.
This could have been a sad story. Thanks to the kindness of strangers, it’s going to have 20 happy endings. Hunter Greg Zubiak thought it would be just…
A man and his six rescue dogs are on a mission to clear shelters as they travel around the country in an RV visiting every state.
American President Donald Trump may have gone too far, for some pet lovers, when he recently insinuated that pet owners were 'low class.'
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…
There are politicians who make promises they never follow through with and there are politicians who will fight alligators for their constituents!
Does your dog like to ride on a hog? If so, your motorcycle-lovin’ pooch could win you a three-night stay in Daytona Beach. Biketoberfest® Daytona…
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.
A litter of puppies born in Korea have become the second-generation of cloned dogs, with their 'donor' being the first cloned dog in the world.
Crowdsourcing for worthy causes is a common occurrence. Daniel Tosh recently highlighted a worthy one, and, if you don't donate, you're a butt-hole.
A case of mistaken identity has a happy ending when a dog was returned to his family after months of court hearings and tearful visits through chain links.
As DNA kits to determine breeds for dogs become more and more popular, geneticists are concerned about the reliability of the kits because pet owners are mak…
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.
Sarah Palin’s now-famous photograph shouldn’t be used as a political platform, but as a chance to respectfully educate and openly communicate abo…
For the second year in a row, Zappos has partnered with Best Friends Animal Society to sponsor "Home for the Pawlidayz" to help pets out of the shelter.
With Great Britain set to exit the European Union in March of 2019, what will happen to pets crossing borders is now under consideration.
A recent study determined that seniors who own dogs are more likely to spend more time walking them outside and in turn, increase their physical health!
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!
A rescued chihuahua in Kansas gave birth to 11 puppies on National Puppy Day, possibly breaking a world record! Way to go!
A dispute between Brooklyn and Dog Parker has resulted in the removal of all climate-controlled dog houses that reside outside of high-traffic city stores.
PetSmart's Buy a Bag, Give a Meal pet food donation program have met their goal of providing 60 million meals to pets in need.
A sheepdog in New Zealand went missing, but returned to his family exhausted. Because of the note left on his collar, he is now being hailed as a hero.
The furry and four-legged stars of Subaru commercials are helping debut Subaru's all-new 3-Row Ascent, and they're really 'driving' their point home!
Kiwi pet parents were outraged to find out that their pets' microchips might not work anymore, which means they couldn't be identified if lost.
An English Setter who sacrificed his life to save his human from a bear attack received a touching and emotional tribute from his owners
More American states are legalizing medicinal marijuana, and more pet owners are now treating their pets with cannabis-based medicines to relieve symptoms.
Two varieties of Milo’s Kitchen Dog treats are being recalled for possible elevated levels of beef thyroid hormone. It seems like there’s been on…
We say that every child should grow up with a pet, but now science says there are definite benefits to children having dogs when it comes to stress relief.
It’s the perfect day to consider adopting a pal for your pet PetGuide.com is dedicating the month of November to multiple pet ownership and we were thr…
FTC warns dog poop companies that its ‘biodegradable’ waste bags aren’t what they claim I shop at the public market. I recycle. I do my bes…
The winner of this contest will be living large with their dog in a real Slovenian Castle… with a salary to match the lifestyle Is your dog looking fo…
A Pennsylvania couple opened their hearts to a foster dog. He returned the favor by protecting them from a burglar, and found a place in his furever family.
The toys you give your dog to chew may contain chemicals that could be deadly! Learn how to choose toys that are safe for your pooch.
Following the death of a puppy on a United Airlines flight, a new pet monitoring system ensures that furry family members are safe when they fly.
Teens, cancer and dog sleds - it's a trio that breaks stereotypes in the spirit of adventure and studies how physical activity can benefit young patients.
Each of the 345 dog breeds she painted was placed in their country of origin, which makes for a puppy-filled world map any dog lover would love to have!
Recent news about an aggressiveness gene found in dogs doesn't sit too well with me. Let me tell you why it's all bark and no bite.
Cleanup from Hurricane Matthew is underway. The AKC Reunite Team is helping lead efforts for pet disaster in Florida, North Carolina and South Carolina.
Subaru of America and Center for Pet Safety joint pilot study have garnered interesting results. The results of the best travel safety products for pets.
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.
A recent study reveals that context and environment can change the way a dog treats their owner. Spoiler alert: you might not like to know how. People who pr…
Invasive ants are a problem on the Channel Islands, but a solution has been found in the form of Tobias, the yellow Labrador Lab with a special talent.
Stray dogs are a problem in all parts of the world. India is one such country, and one man has decided he's giving his life to the dogs of the streets.
Most dog owners will tell you--their dogs are people too! Now new research shows that dogs' brains even look similar to ours when we are sleeping!
As more people consider pets their 'family,' they are feeding them humans diets. A new proposal, if passed, will make LA shelter dogs vegan.
We’re so glad someone put in the effort and research to make it official. According to a recent Australian study, walking your dog is one of the top fi…
Millennials will not be known just as the generation that embraced the digital era, but as the first generation that embraces pets as family members.
Being a teen on the streets is unimaginably hard, but having a pet by your side makes it more bearable, according to findings from a new Canadian study.
Every town needs a doggy ambassador! You never forget who your friends are, and this rescued pup proves that point in a way that makes our hearts melt.
A determined Border Collie mix proved that there's camaraderie in fur-power when he found a cat who had been missing for weeks.
A heart-breaking picture of a pup without her human is making the rounds on the Internet, proving that even in death, our dogs remain loyal. An elderly dog w…
The new numbers are in – but no definitive answer as to why dogs are getting sick after eating jerky imported from China. The U.S. Food and Drug Admini…
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!