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'My Cat is Safe', Medvedev Assures Russia

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. READ MORE

Mar 29, 2012 / 0 comments


Dustin Hoffman TV show 'Luck' Canceled Over Horse Deaths

LOS ANGELES - The hit HBO television series Luck, starring Dustin Hoffman, has been canceled after three horses died during filming, the channel which makes the show announced Wednesday. READ MORE

Mar 15, 2012 / 1 comments


Elizabeth Queen of British Dog Show

LONDON - A Lhasa Apso called Elizabeth on Sunday won the Best in Show award at Britain's Crufts festival, the world's largest annual dog show. READ MORE

Mar 14, 2012 / 0 comments


Britain's Kate Reveals New Puppy Is Called 'Lupo'

LONDON - It is a secret that Britain's royals have kept buried for months, but Prince William's wife Kate on Tuesday finally revealed the name of the couple's new puppy: Lupo. READ MORE

Feb 21, 2012 / 0 comments


Notes from the Westminster Dog Show - Day 2

Valentine’s Day Wrap-Up, Day Two of Westminster 2012   READ MORE

Feb 20, 2012 / 2 comments


Notes from the Westminster Dog Show - Day 1

Newsmakers and Best in Breed Make for an Exciting First Day   READ MORE

Feb 17, 2012 / 0 comments


2012 Business of Pet Writing Conference a Success

Hotel Pennsylvania Hosts 4th Annual Pet Writing Conference   READ MORE

Feb 15, 2012 / 0 comments


Dog of Ancient Aztecs New Kid in Town at Westminster Dog Show

NEW YORK - It has been around for over 3,000 years, but Mexico's famous, usually hairless, "Xolo" dog is making a big splash as a "new breed" at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show here this week. READ MORE

Feb 14, 2012 / 0 comments


Meet the AKC's Six Newest Breeds

What Makes These New Breeds So Interesting   There are 185 different breeds competing for the top prize of "Best in Show" at the 136th annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show. While some of these breeds may seem new to dog lovers, generations have existed in their... READ MORE

Feb 14, 2012 / 0 comments


Live from New York - The Westminster Dog Show

I’ve made the trip from balmy California to seasonally frigid New York City for the Westminster Kennel Club’s 136th Annual Dog Show. As a warm-up to the competition, I attended the Pre-Westminster Fashion Show at New York’s Hotel Pennsylvania.   READ MORE

Feb 11, 2012 / 0 comments


'Artist' Dog Goes Commercial with Nintendo Gig

LOS ANGELES - Uggie, the trick-performing Jack Russell from silent film hit "The Artist," is cashing in on his stardom by becoming the furry new face of Nintendo, the company said. READ MORE

Feb 10, 2012 / 0 comments


Super Bowl XLVI Goes to the Dogs

Super Bowl Commercials Starring Animals Everyone knows the most adorable Super Bowl commercials star either babies or animals. This Super Bowl XLVI was no exception, with quite a few fan-favorite commercials starring man’s best friend. READ MORE

Feb 06, 2012 / 0 comments


Kim Kardashian Replaced By French Bulldog in Sketchers Superbowl XLVI Ad

Footwear company Sketchers premiered a racy commercial featuring Kim Kardashian during Super Bowl XLV last year. READ MORE

Feb 03, 2012 / 0 comments


Punxsutawney Phil Predicts Longer Winter on Groundhog Day

America's iconic groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, emerged from his burrow Thursday morning and delivered some bad news to the Pennsylvania crowd that gathers every Groundhog Day -- six more weeks of winter! READ MORE

Feb 02, 2012 / 0 comments


Shubenacadie Sam and Wiarton Willie Predict Early Spring on Groundhog Day

Those fearing another long winter received pleasant news when Ontario's Wiarton Willie and Nova Scotia's Shubenacadie Sam -- our furry forecasters to the north -- both failed to see their shadows this Groundhog Day. READ MORE

Feb 02, 2012 / 0 comments


Puppy Keeps Kate Company as William Serves in the Falklands

LONDON - Prince William's wife, Kate, will not be on her own during her husband's tour of duty in the Falkland Islands: The couple has a new puppy, St. James's Palace said Wednesday. READ MORE

Feb 02, 2012 / 0 comments


Scorsese Wins Last-Minute Nod in Oscars Dog Fight

LOS ANGELES - Hollywood veteran Martin Scorsese has won a pre-Oscars dog fight by securing an 11th hour nomination for the four-legged star of his latest movie in a canine contest. READ MORE

Jan 31, 2012 / 0 comments


Disney's 'Treasure Buddies': A Great Family Night Movie

Edward Herrmann Reveals His Love of Pets with Disney’s Treasure Buddies   READ MORE

Jan 30, 2012 / 0 comments


Spider Silk Outfit Goes On Show in London

LONDON - An astonishing golden outfit made from the silk of spiders goes on display at London's Victoria and Albert Museum on Wednesday, the largest example of the material in the world. READ MORE

Jan 24, 2012 / 0 comments


The Life of a Canine Film Star

The Artist Showcases Uggie and His Considerable Canine Capabilities   READ MORE

Jan 23, 2012 / 0 comments