Mange (demodicosis) is an inflammatory disease in dogs caused by various types of the Demodex mite. When the number of mites inhabiting the hair follicles and skin of the dog become exorbitant, it can lead to skin lesions, genetic disorders, problems...
First discovered in Mexico, the Chihuahua is best known for being the smallest dog breed in the world. Extremely loyal to its owner, the breed has recently become a popular culture icon in the United States, most notably Paris Hilton's Chihuahua, Tinkerbell.
Like buying candy for kids, we often think snacks that have been specially packaged for pets are the best treats in the world. Why would they want anything other than a tasty treat? But, a lot of those packaged pet snacks and treats are the equivalent...
Most owners will have to deal with an arthritic pet at some point in their lives. Our ability to manage the pain of arthritis is much better than it used to be, but monitoring response to treatment is still frustrating. Dr. Jennifer Coates discusses some...
Celebrate Mother's Day with these adorable printable Mother’s Day cards from your furry child. Each card is available in both cat and dog versions, plus choose from either funny or sentimental. Browse our gallery and print your favorite Pet360 card to make the best of... READ MORE
Singapore - The guests lean over the side of the boat to catch the morning breeze as their catamaran eases off from a jetty in Singapore. A typical cruise, except for the fact that the passengers are dogs.
ROME - Would you vote for the sleek pedigree or a cheeky mongrel? The race for the top job in Italy's February vote has taken on a new angle, with rival candidates Mario Monti and Silvio Berlusconi adopting canine friends in a bizarre election ploy.
COSTA MESA, California - California's lack of snow is no problem for Obi, a sled dog a thousand miles from the North Pole, pulling an "urban sled" to the delight of his devoted human owner, Rancy Reyes.
By Kerri Fivecoat-Campbell
Pet parents with dogs that have suffered paralyzing spinal cord injuries know how heartbreaking it is to see their 4-legged kids struggle, even if they have specially designed wheels that help them to get around.
That’s why a recent study... READ MORE
NEW YORK - An expansive bed with soft pillows, a flat-screen TV, a gym and chef-crafted meals -- at New York's first luxury hotel for dogs, opening in a few weeks, nothing's too good for man's best friend.
Edgar and Nina Otto, the couple who made headlines three years ago when they paid more than a hundred-thousand dollars to successfully clone their deceased Labrador Retriever, have a new reason to celebrate this month. On July 4th, their beloved cloned dog, Lancelot Encore (affectionately... READ MORE
Two Year Battle for Dog’s Life Ends in Tears
For the first five years of his life, Lennox, a stocky black dog living in Northern Ireland, had a happy and well-adjusted life. Caroline Barnes, his owner, was an old hand at raising dogs. She often had several foster dogs... READ MORE
Uggie the Canine Actor Joins Hollywood's Walk of Fame Elite June 25th was a busy day for Uggie, the 10-year-old, award winning Jack Russell Terrier who became a household name after his performance in the Oscar winning film, The Artist.
Mugly, an 8-year-old Chinese Crested dog from the United Kingdom, won the title for World's Ugliest Dog last night at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, CA. The contest, now in its 24th year, found Mugly to be the ugliest of the 29 contestants in this year’s competition. The... READ MORE
Most would agree that owning a pet today compared to 20 years ago is an entirely different ball game. The level of respect, involvement, and knowledge has greatly increased so that pet ownership is almost, if not equal to the difficulties of raising a child. While many recognize this... READ MORE
By Bandit, as told to Robert MacPherson
WASHINGTON - I lead a dog's life. Good food. Long walks. A fulfilling job chasing off the mailman. So what's all this about a television channel that's created just for Fido?
MOSCOW - Setting aside fears for a new arms race with the United States or the conflict in Syria, President Dmitry Medvedev took to Twitter Wednesday to reassure Russia on another burning issue -- the well-being of his cat.