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How Therapy Dogs Can Help With ADHD Symptoms

Researchers explored the benefits of therapy dogs on children with ADHD. Specifically, they wanted to test the symptoms of ADHD through interactions with therapy dogs. Here’s what their research found.

by Gel Galang
March 15th

How Petting And Gazing Into Your Dog’s Eyes Help You Bond

Do you ever look into your dog’s eyes and feel filled with love? New research from Japan suggests that those loving looks at your dog might be the “oxytocin gaze,” and the feelings of adoration go both ways.

by Gel Galang
February 22nd

Dog Training Program Symbolizes Hope For Florida Inmates

Training programs for at-risk or rescue dogs are becoming creative and resourceful in finding ways to make canines more adoptable. In Florida, one program aims to rehabilitate both at-risk dogs and inmates who are looking to go back into society as reformed individuals.

by Gel Galang
February 8th

Italian IKEA Opens Doors To Homeless Dogs In Winter

An IKEA in Catania, Italy reportedly opened its doors to the homeless dogs of the area for the winter months. Employees provide food, water, and toys, as well as much love and affection. Many of the pups have found homes with the IKEA staff now, too.

by Beth Meadows
November 26th

Like Your Dog’s Smell? That’s Normal!

Do you like how your dog smells? Well, the internet says your not alone. Yhere might also be a scientific reason behind why you enjoy your dog’s scent so much.

by Beth Meadows
July 24th

Gobi The Dog Who Ran 155 Miles To Find A Home

The subject of the new book, “Finding Gobi: A Little Dog with a Very Big Heart”, this tiny stray kept pace with ultra marathon runner Dion Leonard as he ran through China’s Gobi Desert last June.

by Heather Marcoux
June 19th, 2017
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