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Dog Toys Could Be Carriers of Bacteria and Worm Eggs; Expert Gave Tips To...

Fido's favorite toys might cause him more harm than good because of the dangerous bacteria found lurking on them. Pet owners should be extra careful...
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New Study Says That Dogs Benefit From Having Friends

A new study found out that having another furry companion for your pup can help improve their well-being, among other key factors. Conducted by the...
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VEG Rolls Out National Blood Bank Program for Dogs

Good news for all pet parents! You don't need to worry if your dog suddenly requires blood during treatment or operation because a nationwide blood...
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Stray Dog Who Jumped in River Saved By Crocs in India

MAHARASTRA, WESTERN INDIA—Crocodiles are known to be among nature's fiercest predators. With their large maw and strong jaw, there's nearly nothing that can possibly escape...
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Sneaky Golden Retriever Dips in Neighbor’s Pool, Getting Millions of Laughs Online

The summer heat may end, but not the online attention that this Golden Retriever from New Jersey is getting in his hilarious video of...
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Man Lost Arm After Neighbor’s Dogs’ Attack in his Own Yard

SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS—46-year-old Paul Striegl was smoking inside his yard when two dogs attacked him, costing the Northeast side resident one of his arms. The...
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TikToker’s Last Day With Pup Made Netizens Cry

What would you do if you knew today was your last day with your dog? TikTok user Niyah Belmont (username: @daniyahmb) made it a fun...
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Ban on American XL Bully Breed Being Considered in UK

UNITED KINGDOM—The UK government is considering banning American XL Bully dogs following the reported attack on an 11-year-old girl and two other men in...

50 ‘Sur-Furs’ Competed in the 18th Annual Surf Dog Surf-A-Thon Competition

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA—Fifty adorable sur-fur dogs competed in the Helen Woodward Animal Center's 18th Annual Dog Surf Surf-A-Thon competition held at the Del Mar...
The cargo truck, carrying 18 police German Shepherds, pulled over with a busted AC, causing the death of at least 8 dogs | Photo source: Humane Society of Hobart via AP

8 Police Dogs Died After AC Malfunction During Transport

LAKE STATION, INDIANA—At least 8 German Shepherds died due to heat-related stress after the air conditioning unit keeping them cool failed in a 2-hour...
Injured Dog Bruno being Rescued From Mt. Jefferson | Photo Courtesy: Zippy

Dog Stuck in NH Mountain Rescued in a 15-Man Mission after 16 Hours

COOS COUNTY, NEW HAMPSHIRE—After a gruelling 16-hour rescue mission in Mount Jefferson, New Hampshire, a stranded, injured dog and his owners were successfully rescued. Bruno...
Betsy | Photo source: Abandoned Pet Rescue

Pitbull and Her Pup Abandoned By Irresponsible Breeders

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA—A box filled with four newborn Pitbull puppies and their mama were heartlessly left in a pet rescue center in July 2023. Rescue...

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Dog Names Starting With Y

Do you plan on getting a pup? Do you have a new furry addition to your family? If you do, you're probably pondering what would...
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Can Dogs Be Blood Donors?

There are many ways to help dogs in need—voluntary work, shelter adoption, feeding the strays... But have you ever thought of donating blood? No, not yours,...
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My Dog Ate a Diaper! Should I Be Worried?

"My dog ate a diaper! What should I do?" If you're a new parent and a dog owner, you should know what they say about...
10 Most Famous Dogs in History

10 Most Famous Dogs in History

Canines are known as man's best friend for a number of reasons. Loyal, intelligent and and affectionate are just a few of the great characteristics of our beloved pets, and the most famous dogs in history are all of this and more! While humble and selfless at heart, dogs often find ways into the spotlight. One viral story or amazing video, and dogs can gain the affection and adoration of the public in mere minutes. That's what inspired me to do research for this list of the most famous dogs in history.
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New Canine Respiratory Illness Spreading Across US

Years after the COVID-19 pandemic, there's a new viral disease in town spreading around the US... but this time, it's affecting dogs. More than 200...

13 Best Gifts for Veterinarians For Holidays In 2024

A veterinarian is absolutely important for our pet’s health and well-being. And not to mention our own peace of mind as well when our...
5 Signs of Dog Anal Glands Problems (And What to Do)

Dog Anal Glands Problems: Signs, Causes, and Treatment

W hile dog anal gland problems are usually not life-threatening, they are relatively common, except for anal gland cancer. Sadly, when untreated, they can affect your...
How To Make Homemade Flea Spray for Dogs

3 Ways on How to Make Homemade Flea Spray for Dogs

Learning how to make homemade flea spray for dogs will save you money and reduce your pet's exposure to harmful chemicals and toxins. Here's 3 best recipes.

15 Velcro Dog Breeds (Plus Tips to Lessen Their Clinginess)

Picture this: You are trying to sneak into the kitchen for some midnight snack without waking anyone up. Suddenly, you felt a pair of eyes...
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2-Legged Therapy Dogs Inspire Amputee Patients in Rehab

MALVERN, PHILADELPHIA—Cyrus, Lucky, and Deuce are dogs on a mission: inspire the patients of Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital in Philadelphia to get back on...