Olympic Skater Rescued Pup From South Korea Meat Trade, Wins GoldAn Olympic figure skater went to South Korea last year to rescue dogs from the country's controversial meat trade, now she's back and taking home a gold medal.
Pittsburgh Shelter Welcomes Dogs From Puerto Rico, Hopes To Find Them HomesPups from Puerto Rico have now arrived in Pittsburgh.
Not All Ticks Are Gone Yet In Western PennsylvaniaTicks were a big problem over the summer especially in Western Pennsylvania, but if you thought the cold weather killed them off -- think again.
Animal General Vet. Dr. Mike's Tips To Keep Your Pet Safe In The Extreme ColdWhen you put on that extra layer of clothing, are you remembering to keep your four-legged friend safe?
Christmas Brings Chocolate Poisoning Warning For DogsVets, writing in the journal Veterinary Record, say Christmas and Easter are the most dangerous times of the year for pets to fall ill from eating chocolate.
Furry Tails: Pa. Kicks Off 'Love Your Dog, License Your Dog' CampaignWith the holiday season upon us and the year nearing an end, it’s a good time for pet owners to be reminded of the importance of licensing your dog every year.
New Study Finds Dogs Are Brainier Than CatsDogs reportedly have significantly more cortical neurons, the “little gray cells” associated with thinking, planning, and complex behavior, according to the study.
FDA: 'Bone Treats' Causing Dog Deaths And IllnessesThe FDA says they have received about 68 reports of pet illnesses, and even deaths, related to “bone treats.”
Want To Live Longer? Scientists Say You Should Get A DogA new study in Sweden says owning a dog is the best medicine for cardiovascular health, especially if you're single.
Study: People Care More About Dogs Than Other HumansResearchers say that humans expressed more empathy towards dogs than other people when both were hurt or needed help.
Dogs Have Facial Expressions Just For When You're Looking, Study SaysThe scientists add that expressions like raising their eyebrows and making their eyes appear bigger are all signals that our furry friends are trying to communicate.
St. Bernard Sets World Record, Has Longest Tongue For A DogA St. Bernard in South Dakota has set a new, slobbery world record.