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How Lily the Cancer-Free Dog is Spreading Hope For Pet Owners

Good news tends to travel fast, especially on the internet. READ MORE

Aug 20, 2015 / 0 comments


Woman Loses Her Limbs after Contracting Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever from Tick Bite

An Oklahoma woman is on a ventilator after complications from a tick bite caused all of her limbs to be amputated.   READ MORE

Aug 17, 2015 / 0 comments


Is Marijuana Dangerous to Dogs? Detroit Couple Finds Out After Pet is 'Poisoned'

The consumption of edible marijuana can sometimes cause an adverse reaction in some users, but those side effects can turn harmful and may even lead to a stay in the emergency room if the user is a READ MORE

Aug 06, 2015 / 0 comments


Canine Influenza Outbreak Causes Concern for Chicago Pet Owners

Veterinarians in the Chicago area are warning dog owners of a severe outbreak of canine influenza that has sickened numerous animals and killed five.  READ MORE

Apr 07, 2015 / 0 comments


Can Dogs Help Boost People’s Immune Systems?

by Samantha Drake     Could having a dog actually help your immune system?    READ MORE

Apr 02, 2015 / 0 comments


Irish Setter Dies After Alleged Poisoning at Crufts Dog Show

The co-owners of an award-winning show dog are devastated after their beloved canine was allegedly poisoned at one of Britain’s most prestigious competitions.   READ MORE

Mar 09, 2015 / 0 comments


Research Finds Dogs Can Read Human Emotions Through Facial Expressions

Have you ever wondered if your dog understands what you’re thinking when you give him a specific look? READ MORE

Feb 16, 2015 / 0 comments


New York Set to Vote on Bill to Ban Cat Declaws

New York Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal wants you to know that even if your cat scratches the furniture or digs into you with her claws, deciding to remove those claws is an inhumane practice and sh READ MORE

Jan 22, 2015 / 1 comments


Children Who Live with Reptiles at Increased Risk for Disease

PARIS, France - Owning exotic reptiles such as snakes, chameleons, iguanas, and geckos could place infants at risk of salmonella infection, according to a British study.   READ MORE

Jan 12, 2015 / 0 comments


Fondness For Treats May Have Helped Cats Become Pets

Washington - A mild manner and a fondness for fatty treats like fish or meat scraps may have helped cats evolve into the tame yet independent-minded pets they are today, researchers said Monday. READ MORE

Nov 14, 2014 / 1 comments


New App Promises to Help You Hook Up With Your Perfect Pet-Match

Looking for love online has never been easier. With advancements in technology, getting hooked up with your perfect match is as simple as swiping a finger on your smartphone or tablet. READ MORE

Oct 28, 2014 / 0 comments


Dying Man's Condition Improves After Seeing His Beloved Dog

Every pet lover knows and understands the bond between a dog and his human. It is an incredibly special connection that heals all wounds and lifts all spirits. READ MORE

Oct 16, 2014 / 1 comments


Your Dog is Super Jealous of Other Dogs, Study Finds

WASHINGTON, (AFP) - Dogs show jealousy when their owners spend time with what appears to be another dog, suggesting that the emotion may have survivalist roots, US researchers said Wednesday. READ MORE

Jul 25, 2014 / 0 comments


'Bee-harming' Pesticides Also Hit Bird Populations

PARIS, (AFP) - Already suspected of killing bees, so-called "neonic" pesticides also affect bird populations, possibly by eliminating the insects they feed upon, a Dutch study said on Wednesday. READ MORE

Jul 22, 2014 / 0 comments


Study to Document Benefits of Therapy Dogs for Pediatric Cancer Patients

On May 8, researchers, families, and country-music star and animal advocate Naomi Judd testified in front of Congress about the benefits that therapy dogs have on kids diagnosed with cancer. READ MORE

May 09, 2014 / 0 comments


Endangered Hamster May Get Second Chance in France

STRASBOURG, France, May 06, 2014 (AFP) - Authorities in the French region of Alsace have launched an action plan to save a hamster facing extinction, more than two years after Europe's top cour READ MORE

May 06, 2014 / 0 comments


U.K. Pet Owner Wins Cloned Dog in Contest

Some contest winners yelp with delight for getting gift cards or small appliances. READ MORE

Apr 14, 2014 / 15 comments


Wildlife Still Suffers Four Years After BP Oil Spill

WASHINGTON, April 08, 2014 (AFP) - Birds, fish, dolphins and turtles are still struggling in the Gulf of Mexico, four years after the worst oil spill in US history, a leading wildlife group said Tuesday. READ MORE

Apr 08, 2014 / 0 comments


Two-Legged Dog's Day at the Beach Video Inspires All, Goes Viral

The inspirational viral video of a 2-legged Boxer’s first trip to the beach is further proof that you can’t keep a good dog down. READ MORE

Apr 03, 2014 / 4 comments


What Cats and Dogs Can See that Humans Can’t: You Won’t Believe it!

Have you ever felt that your cat or dog can see something you don’t? Well, you may be right, according to a new study.   READ MORE

Feb 25, 2014 / 48 comments