Want To Live Longer? Scientists Say You Should Get A DogA new study in Sweden says owning a dog is the best medicine for cardiovascular health, especially if you're single.
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.
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.
Celebrate National Adopt A Dog Month!The month of October brings not only Fall and Halloween, but a national holiday to celebrate your pets!
Charges: Woman Left Dogs, Puppies Hungry In Filthy, Steaming Home A southern Minnesota woman is accused of abandoning several dogs last month without food or water in her steaming, squalid home.
World's Longest Dog Tongue Is Next Door ... In South DakotaMochi is an 8-year-old St. Bernard from Sioux Falls and her tongue is 7.31 inches long.
Why Do Dogs Like Sticking Their Heads Out Of Car Windows?It never fails. You give a dog an open window in a moving car and out goes the head. Sniffing around.
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.
Golden Retriever Gives Birth To Green Puppy, Named 'Forest'In the Scottish Highlands, a golden retriever has given birth to a green puppy.
Five More Greyhounds Test Positive For Cocaine In FloridaA second greyhound racing trainer has been cited by Florida state officials after five dogs in her care tested positive for cocaine at the Bestbet track in Orange Park.
MN Animal Health Board Tracking Canine Flu AgainSymptoms of the canine influenza include coughing, fever and cloudy nasal discharge.
Kentucky Town Elects 3-Year-Old Pit Bull As Its MayorBrynneth Pawltro, a pit bull, was elected mayor of Kentucky town Rabbit Hash. She's not the first dog to be elected mayor in the town.