Looking to improve your heart health? You might want to think about getting a dog.
Bringing your pet along for camping trips is a fun and adventurous way to enjoy nature and get some exercise together, but it does come with some added responsibilities.
The American Kennel Club’s chief veterinary officer, Dr. Jerry Klein, breaks down the safety of some popular summer foods.
Jennifer Stile was apprehensive when she found out that training classes for her puppy Josie would be moving online because of the pandemic.
A Florida kennel that's normally packed with stray and abandoned dogs was filled instead with cheering staff and volunteers because all of the…
In the race — part of the European extreme dog sled race series — competitors in two categories have to cover either 186 miles or 124 miles, spending two or one night sleeping out in the snow.
Scamp the Tramp's looks have made him a winner — but it wasn't a beauty contest. Check out photos from the 31st annual World's Ugliest Dog con…
The weather is warm, the days are long, and adventures await. Whatever it is you're up to this summer with your dog by your side, there are a …
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If you’ve ever thought about making your dog a star, a brewing company is launching a contest that might fulfill your dreams (or those of your four-legged friend, rather). Devils Backbone Brewing Company is looking for good boys and girls who want to be featured in the newest illustration for their Gold
This is not your typical litter of puppies: A Great Dane delivered 19 babies at an Arizona animal hospital on Feb. 23. It’s a super-litter. A mega-litter. A preponderance of pups. Mom Cleo had a lot of help, of course. Kingman Animal Hospital brought in extra staffers to help care
A sweet and simple request is coming from a terminally ill little girl living in Wisconsin: She would love a letter from your dog. Emma Mertens, a 7-year-old, is fighting a rare and inoperable brain tumor. A GoFundMe account has been set up to help cover her medical costs. The page has
The paw-fect crime
Luke Bryan and his family recently welcomed a new pet into their lives, an 18-year-old rescue dog named Poochie. Sadly, after just a couple of weeks with the family, Poochie has passed away. He lived a long life, however, and the Bryan family couldn’t be prouder to have been part
As if we needed any more reasons to adore dogs, they are now saving us from one of the worst things that can happen to a night in: bad wine. That’s right, dogs are now being trained to ensure that your wine stays free of undesirable compounds such as trichloroanisole (TCA)
One of the best parts of Easter for me — other than Cadbury eggs themselves — has always been the adorable Cadbury bunny “tryout” commercials that grace our TVs every year. Once you see a pig, lion, or llama in bunny ears, you know Easter is right around the corner.
After a long winter hunkering down in dens, porcupines tend to become more active in the spring — which can spell trouble for dogs who encounter the rodents on the trails or while playing near forested areas. It’s a misconception that porcupines can shoot their needle-like quills at perceived predators.
There’s more to the Westminster Dog Show than perfectly prim and proper pups. Before the breed competitions, the agility course tests each dog’s agility and speed. The goal for every pooch and their owner attempting the agility course at the Westminster Dog Show is to have the quickest and cleanest
A wire fox from Brazil who's won big in Europe became America's top dog Tuesday night, beating out a crowd-pleasing longhaired dachshund and p…
For more than three centuries, the annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show has crowned a Best in Show winner that represents the best of the b…
We all have our favorite dog breeds. Dogs we grew up with, dogs we look to adopt. But these furry friends don’t always fare well in competitio…