Cooper May Be The Smartest Shih Tzu In The World
Meet Cooper. He's a fluffy little Shih Tzu that knows math, shapes, colors and is constantly learning new things every day.The smartest Shih Tzu in the world?
To Smooch, Or Not To Smooch Your Pooch
Some say that a dog's mouth is cleaner than ours but that may depend on what the dog has been up to that day. Many love doggie kisses but there's more involved...
7 Dogs Who Are Terrible At Fetch
Most dogs can’t resist a good game of fetch. Bring out a ball, and they lose their minds. It’s a simple concept. You throw the ball. The pup chases it down and brings it back.
Dogs And Fireworks: An Uneasy Combo
For animals, fireworks are scary, stressful, and make our four-legged friends flee — in fact, more dogs are lost on the 4th of July than any other day of the year.
Mad Dog! Is Your Dog Mad At You?
Has your dog ever been mad at you? How long did it last? What did he/she do? How did you guys get past your problem? Let's explore if our dogs can really be mad at us...
Four Things Only People With Rescue Dogs Will Understand
Patience, perspective, and repeatedly recounting how you found your four-legged friend are a few of the things that have new meaning when you bring home a rescue dog.
Hero Dog Saves Mama Dog And 10 Sick Puppies
It was an icy night when dog rescuers say that one of the strays who had illuded them for weeks seemed to be calling to them. Then they heard puppies.
How To Make A Dog Muzzle Out Of Gauze Or Fabric
A handy step-by-step for creating a muzzle out of gauze or cloth for emergency situations. If your dog has been injured, is chewing at an injury or acting aggressively...
7 Lucky Dogs Who Made it Home Thanks to Their Microchip
1/3 of all pets go missing at some point and only 1 in 10 are reunited with their families. It just makes sense to microchip your dogs, cats and other pets.
What Is Your Dog Parenting Style?
Dog parenting is one of the most rewarding jobs you can take on, and we all have very different styles. What kind of pet parent are you and what does it say about you?
Dog takes up painting, works sold online
Dogs can do many amazing things, but one pooch in Minnesota can paint pictures — not with his paws, but with a brush on canvas; he’s also sold some of his art pieces.
Can dogs can read your emotions?
A new study from the University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna, as published in Current Biology, reveals what a dog can tell from a human’s eyes and mouth.
How dogs drink
Two universities did studies on how dogs and cats consume water, and discovered why canines are sloppier drinkers than felines — read their report findings.
Practical tips for a dog-friendly home
Bringing a pet dog into one’s home is a huge commitment, but there are steps humans can take to create a welcoming environment for the new four-legged family member.
Dogs and apologies
Video: Has your dog ever eaten your shoes? Peed on the carpet? Tried to eat a bee? Watch as canines apologize for these and other misdeeds in an animated production.
Give the dog a bone
Video: Two dogs and two bones, but one of the canines isn’t content with his chewable item and suddenly decides he wants more — take a look at what happens.
Can dogs tell time?
Dogs do things based on instinct and routine, but do they actually understand the concept of time, in terms of seconds? Read the results of a University of Kentucky study.
Adorable Bulldog puppy learns to howl
Video: The word “cute” doesn’t even begin to describe this wrinkly pint-sized Bulldog puppy, who takes it upon himself to learn the fine art of howling.
Doggy doulas: Preparing your dog for a human infant
A doula is someone who assists mothers and their families with a new baby and the transition to a new home; a dog doula helps a family canine with the new human arrival.
Finding a good dog trainer
Simply hiring a good dog trainer is not a “cure-all” for all your canine’s antisocial and unwanted behaviors — the owner needs to get involved in the process, too.