Furry Tails: Pittsburgh’s Canine Ambassador Turns In His Letter Of ResignationThe City of Pittsburgh’s Canine Ambassador, River, is resigning from his post at the Mayor’s Office.
Most Pupular! Labrador Retrievers Top List Of Dog Breeds For 28th YearLabrador retrievers aren't letting go of their hold on U.S. dog lovers, but German shorthaired pointers are tugging on the top ranks of doggy popularity.
Furry Tails: 'Love Your Dog, License Your Dog' CampaignIt’s never a bad time for pet owners to be reminded of the importance of licensing your dog.
Study: Older Dog Walkers Suffering More Broken Bones From FallsBroken bones from falls while dog walking are on the rise among older U.S. adults and hip fractures are among the most common injuries.
New Brain Cancer Treatment For Dogs Could Someday Help HumansResearchers at the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech are enrolling dogs with glioblastoma into a clinical trial to test the experimental drug.
Paw-ternity Leave: Companies Offer Paid Leave To Care For Sick PetsSome companies across the U.S. are recognizing this and are now offering employees paid leave to care for new puppies or sick pets.
Police: Pit Bull Dies Protecting Family From Armed IntruderKyle Brown is crediting his pit bull Petey with saving his, and his family’s lives after a gunman barricaded himself inside his Romulus home on Friday.
Dog's Lick Causes Blood Infection, Man Has Limbs AmputatedGreg Manteufel contracted Capnocytophaga canimorsus, a bacteria found in dog saliva that can cause sepsis.
Dogs Rush To Help When Owners Cry, Study SuggestsA new study suggests that dogs not only notice when someone is upset and needs help, they also might move more quickly to assist.
Dogs Steal Mail Carrier's Lunch; Owner's Apology Note Goes ViralTwo dogs are getting a lot of attention online after they got into a mail carrier's lunch.
Dog Suffers Rattlesnake Bite After Jumping In Front Of Owner On HikeA woman almost stepped on a rattlesnake when she was out on a hike, but her golden retriever jumped in front of her -- and ended up getting bitten.
Dogs May Be Next Source Of Deadly Flu Pandemics, Study FindsA new report is now warning that the next deadly flu pandemic may be carried by dogs.