Dog Owner’s Home Insurance Policy Cancelled After Company Sees Facebook Photo Of Her Dog
Nationwide Insurance dropped a dog owner's coverage after they saw a picture of her dog on Facebook and "guessed" that it was a dangerous breed.
Why Does My Dog Eat Poop?
Eating poop is actually not all that uncommon among dogs. It's called coprophagia, and it's generally a natural behavior with a few different causes.
6 Signs Your Dog Might Have Heartworm
Heartworm can be difficult to detect in the early stages, but if your dog exhibits any of these symptoms, you should visit a veterinarian immediately.
7 Ways To Say Thanks To Your Amazing Dog Sitter
March 6th is the start of Professional Pet Sitters Week. Here are 7 of the best ways you can say thanks to the people who care for your dog from a professional pet sitter.
Dog Owners Forced To Continue Paying For Pet Wellness Plans After Their Pets Have Died
There is a big difference between an insurance plan and a wellness plan. Make sure you know the difference before you invest your money in one. When a dog passed away, the owner was surprised that she had to keep paying for her dog's wellness plan after the death of the pet.
K-9 Dog Can Barely Stop Loving On Partner Long Enough For Official Photo
Officer Levi Knach and his K-9 partner, Kenobi, faced one of their toughest challenges yet--behaving long enough to take an official photo.
20 Adorable Pictures Of Puppies Being Puppies
The first three to four months of a dog's life are the most important. That's when they get to be puppies!
Tough Biker Sees An Abused Dog On The Side Of The Road And Rides Home With Him
Brandon Turnbow, a singer and motorcyclist, saw a dog being abused and thrown in a ditch. He picked the dog up and made him part of his family.
Dog Becomes The Cutest Employee At The Gas Station Where He Was Abandoned
An abandoned dog was found wandering the construction site of a gas station in Brazil. The owner adopted him, and now he's their official greeter.
How Do You Get Your Neighbor’s Dog To Stop Barking?
If your neighbor's dog won't stop barking, it can go beyond a minor annoyance. Here are a few ways you can put a stop to a noisy neighbor pooch.
Presidential Dog Names
Looking for a presidential name for your new dog? The names of White House dogs through the centuries.
The Iditarod Dog Race And The Bigger Conversation It Leads To
Each year, the event stirs up controversy among those most passionate about man and woman's best friend.
STUDY: Dogs Don’t Like It When You’re Rude And Unhelpful
An experiment showed that dogs rejected treats from people who displayed rude, unhelpful behavior toward their owner, suggesting that they can evaluate social situations.
The Alpha Dog Myth: Is Dominance Training Mistreatment?
Dominance training suggests that you are in a constant struggle with your pup to be the alpha dog, but the alpha dog is a myth, and you may be mistreating your pooch.
What Makes A Dog Presidential?
Forget elephants and donkeys — the candidate with an eye on the White House would do well to focus on canines.
10 Dogs Who Should Be Elected President
With the American Presidential race getting crazier by the second, it may be time to start looking at other electable candidates, and by that we mean doggie candidates! These 10 dogs have what it takes to be the next President.
Puppies Training To Be Guide Dogs Get Special Performance By Reno Philharmonic
Guide dog puppies from Eyes for Tomorrow sat through a performance by the Reno Philharmonic Orchestra to learn how to behave through distractions.
Small 3-Legged Dog Sleeps In A Shoe Box In The Rain For 3 Months Until… [VIDEO]
She had clearly been waiting for someone to care. Waiting for someone to show up and help her. Thankfully someone called Hope For Paws and her dreams came true.
94 Pieces Of Plastic Removed From Stomach Of Starving, Neglected Dog
A starved, neglected dog found tied to a pole was rescued by police and brought to a veterinary surgeon who removed 94 pieces of plastic from his stomach.
E. Coli Levels In Local Stream Skyrocket As People In Colorado Refuse To Pick Up Dog Poop
The piles of dog feces left over by irresponsible owners at dog parks caused the amount of E. coli to skyrocket to 20 times normal levels in a stream that flows into Denver's drinking water.
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