Natural grocery chain the latest to offer its own line of dogs and cat food What promises to be the latest trend in pet food, Whole Foods Market has jumped o…
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…
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!…
Military working dogs come in all sizes. Just look at Puskos, a 15-pound powerhouse who patrols for drugs at Naval Station Norfolk.
A recent survey from SunTrust reports that millennials are more influenced by their dogs than their children when it comes to buying a house.
It's #GivingTuesday, which means it's the perfect day to give. Here's how you can join Mars Petcare make our country safer for millions of pets.
Forget having a 15 minute coffee break – Uber and 3MillionDogs bring puppies to your office for a furry meeting you won’t want to skip, in suppor…
Many women stay in abusive homes because they don't want to leave their dogs. Thanks to Purina Play Haven at Urban Women's Retreat, they no longer have to.
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…
March Madness has nothing on Rescue Madness. DoggyBnB needs you to vote for the top dawg on Instagram to help raise awareness of animal rescues – and a…
Arthur, a stray dog, adopts the Swedish Adventure Racing Team in Ecuador Talk about one tough pooch! Sweden’s Peak Performance team began their journey…
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!
More states are banning breed-specific legislation as they realize the 'science' behind them simply does not support the efforts.
Reports shows an upward trend in US dollars spent on pets, and the latest stock numbers released confirm that people love spending on their pets.
Officials in Nashville, Tennessee and Mars Petcare investing $350K to implement policy changes and pet-friendly amenities for locals and four-legged residents.
It’s great to hear that large cities are increasingly going to the dogs… in an awesome way! Dog park popularity continues to rise, says the lead…
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.
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!
It's been said, "We get by with a little help of our friends," and that's accurate for a dog who nearly drowned, but was saved by his furry best friend.
What a touch tribute to these heros. Future police dogs are being given the honor of carrying on fallen officer's namesakes.
Playing dress-up with our dogs – have we gone too far? We love to dress up our dogs. It could be as simple as a snazzy collar or a cute bow. It could b…
This is probably the closest you’ll get to an answer from your dog when you ask “How are you feeling?” Most of us think of dogs the way we…
According to this data, giving your dog a big ol' hug may be doing more harm than good. Here are some of the warning signs you need to watch out for.
Researchers have uncovered a genetic lung tissue disorder in Dalmatians that is the likely cause of acute respiratory distress syndrome in dogs.
All hands - and paws - on deck! The new pet-friendly cruise ship, the Queen Mary 2, has made its official U.S. debut to a bevy of famous pooches.
Cesar breaks his silence on claims of animal abuse while taping an episode for Cesar 911. He believes the incident is being blown out of proportion.
Thanks to a significant donation from Purina, St. Louis Children's Hospital patients can now interact with their beloved family pooches.
It turns out that we want our pets to eat just as well as we do. And it's this focus on quality that's behind a growing niche of natural pet food products.
We love it when a dog proves everyone wrong. Once deemed "Untrainable," this skilled pup has won a coveted champion agility title.
We all know the statistics are grim: millions of dogs and cats are euthanized in shelters every year. Filmmaker Steve Latham is hoping to change that with hi…
Mars Petcare US's Better Cities for Pets™ program outlines 12 traits every city must have before it's considered to be a pet-friendly community.
A determined Border Collie mix proved that there's camaraderie in fur-power when he found a cat who had been missing for weeks.
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!
When a dog is diagnosed with lymphoma, many people give up hope. But "My Friend: Changing the Journey" offers hope for recovery to devastated pet parents.
You may think you're prepared, but does your pet have an evacuation plan? DogVacy and American Humane Association help dogs during natural disasters.
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.
Believed to be extinct in its natural habitat, researchers confirmed New Guinea Highland Wild Dogs are roaming in one of the most unlikely places.
It's "The Italian Job: Dog Edition." Italy isn't just a hot spot for tourists - it's also a hub for thieves who steal dogs and collect ransom from owners.
Aptly named ‘Love Changes Everything' this is the world's largest mosaic mural that features adopted pets and their people.
In the battle of sexes (Pet Edition), it turns out that middle-aged, male pets are more likely to destroy your electronics, according to a new report by Squa…
Research from a Texas Tech University study show that therapy dogs may be even more beneficial to children on the autistic spectrum than previously thought.
Purdue University's Animal Welfare researchers roll out their dog breeders' Canine Care Certified voluntary program, which is expected to improve breeding.
You have the right to lick the arresting officer. Pup gets paw printed and a "mutt" shot after he's found by police officers.
With May being National Mental Health Awareness Month, the MIT Puppy Lab program is right on schedule to relieve high levels of student stress.
Tinder, Schminder! The new AllPaws app is here to set you up with the pet of your dreams. There are so many pets out there looking for their fur-ever homes.…
Proof that dogs make your heart healthy and happy! Here’s one more reason why you should own a dog. The American Heart Association says that dogs may l…
Win one of six $1000 gift cards during Pets Add Life's Pet Step Contest. And all you have to do is tell them why you added a pet to your life.
A high school track team knows the answer to, "Who let the dogs out?" They did...and do five mornings a week as they take shelter dogs running with them!
A program in Yaphank, New York matches 'unadoptable' dogs with prison inmates, giving the dogs an opportunity to be trained for adoption.
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.
Science reveals that microbiomes, a community of organisms found in your canine's guts, are affected by the content of a dog's diet.
Queen Elizabeth's last beloved pet Corgi, named Willow, who was a descendant from the line of her first Corgi, Susan, has died.
What was once illegal, China sees a growing trend in owning pets. And a recent survey finds that the numbers will continue upwards in the future.
A new law in Alabama means that owners of dogs who seriously injure or kill a person will now be subject to felony penalties.
If an evening ends with a bang thanks to fireworks, your pets may not want to celebrate. These dog-calming films, voiced by David Tenant, offer distraction.
How do you know a puppy will be a good service dog? New research shows there is a way to predict which puppies may have more successful training outcomes.
Thousands of homeless animals can expect a full bowl of food, thanks to the WellPet’s $1.7 million donation of pet food to in-need shelters. Taking the…
The American Humane Association and Military Working Dog Team Support Association team up to send much-needed care packages to active military dog teams.
The Hero Dogs Award are held to select eight dogs who are awarded for their outstanding bravery. Voting for the 2016 Hero Dog Awards is officially open.
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.