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.
New Study Finds Dogs Are Smarter 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 Dozens Of Dog Illnesses, DeathsThe FDA says they have received about 68 reports of pet illnesses, and even deaths, related to “bone treats.”
Study Finds Dog Owners Live LongerThe benefits that come with owning a dog are clear-- physical activity, support, companionship -- but owning a dog could literally be saving your life.
Erie Avenue PSPCA Gets Major Gift For Its Big DogsJulie Klim says this is an absolute luxury for the agency.
People Care More About Dogs Than Other Humans, Study FindsResearchers say that humans expressed more empathy towards dogs than other people when both were hurt or needed help.
Dog's Smile Is Melting Hearts Across The Internet A smiling dog in Texas may be just what you need right now.
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 out furry friends are trying to communicate.
Researchers: Dogs Able To Detect Cancers Through SmellScientists have shown that some dogs have hundreds of millions of scent receptors, and they’re finding new ways to potentially detect different kinds of cancer.
Philly Police Introduce Explosive Detection PuppiesGeorge and Ralph are the newest four-legged members of the force.
Pets Do Not Benefit Kids' Health, Study FindsDogs and cats have no "significant" impact on children's mental and physical health, according to a new study by the Rand Corporation.
New Law Seeks To Crack Down On Animal Cruelty In New JerseyUnder a new law signed into effect this week dogs can no longer be chained or tethered outside overnight between the hours of 11 p.m. and 5 a.m.