Volunteers worked tirelessly after tornadoes touched down in Oklahoma to rescue animals displaced or injured by the storms. These are some of their stories.
Is your dog home alone more than Macaulay Culkin? Here’s how to tell if your furry friend is lonely, and what you can do about it.
Finding a missing dog is now easier with the click of your mouse. Here's how to safeguard your pup, whether it's lost or found.
Fleas and ticks are out in force during the spring. Here are some of the latest products and techniques for dealing with these pesky and often dangerous parasites.
A trainer suggested that I get a head halter for my dog. How does this device help me and my dog?
Can dogs get a sugar high, affecting their behavior, when they eat certain foods?
Are you doing all that you can to safeguard your dog's health? Take our quiz to find out.
My dog is not trained off-leash, so a friend suggested that I get a tether. How should I use it, and can it somehow help me train my dog?
If you made health resolutions for the new year, why not include your dog's wellness in this plan? Ensure your dog's good health by following these recommendations.
My cairn terrier always tries to chase cars, bikers and even joggers. Is there anything I can do to curb my dog's desire to run after anything that moves?
I'm considering hiring a housekeeper, but I'm also concerned about how my dog will react when I'm not at home with them. What can I do to keep them both safe and unstressed?
Find out which top 10 pet medical conditions cost dog owners $1,000 or more.
Parvovirus, a deadly bug that can affect any dog, can be particularly troublesome in summer, when canines are more active outdoors. Find out how to protect your pet.
Now that it's summer, I'd like to take my water-loving dog on a boating trip. What should I do to make sure he stays safe?
Accidentally leaving out pills in your dog’s reach can be more harmful than you think. Here are the top 10 human medications the Pet Poison Helpline says can harm your dog.
New data reveals that pets start nearly 1,000 fires each year. Make sure your dog doesn’t wind up in these statistics.
National Dog Day, which celebrates dogs of all breeds, is coming up. Here’s how to celebrate and care for your dog on this day and always.
The “dog days of summer” is almost a misnomer, because dogs can succumb to weather-related problems. Here are do’s and don’ts for protecting your dog from summer’s heat.
The EPA recently announced that it has developed stricter testing and evaluation requirements for flea and tick products for your dog. If the EPA is worried, should you be too?
It’s National Dog Bite Prevention Week. Want to safeguard yourself and your dog while also preventing your own toothy friend from misbehaving?
Did you know that some dog breeds are more likely than others to swallow potentially dangerous nonfood items? Find out if your dog is at greater risk.
Summertime may not mean summer fun for your dog. Manage its health by watching out for these common health problems.
Going on vacation doesn't have to mean boarding your dog. With these easy ideas, a pet-friendly trip can provide long-lasting memories.
Puppy playtime isn't always a walk in the dog park. One canine expert shares her story and warns about dog park dangers that can affect your pup and you.
New, high-tech robotic dogs seem to function like real canines -- but could a fake Fido ever replace the real thing?
Human medical techniques and treatments are going to the dogs, especially where canine blood banks are concerned. Now, both you and man's best friend can help other dogs in need.
From global positioning systems to new microchips, technology promises an end to lost dog posters. But how well do these high-tech devices really deliver? Here, we weigh the pros and cons of each, and help determine which one is best for your pup's personality.
Like you, your dog may also develop problems as well. Not surprisingly, early diagnosis and proper treatments can make all the difference between life and death for your pet.
Is your backyard a safe place for your dog to exercise and play in? Here's how to transform this outdoor space to benefit your dog.
High-tech dog tags are now helping lost, roaming dogs find their way home faster than ever.
If you’re a nature enthusiast and have a dog that’s equally known for its love of the outdoors, make your next vacation pet-friendly by taking your dog along on a camping trip.
Here, 10 things every dog owner should do to keep their pet happy, healthy and in good shape.
Being away for long periods of time doesn't mean your dog needs to suffer. Just like choosing a day care facility for children, selecting a doggie day care involves a little sniffing around.
Natural and inexpensive flea-control methods scratch fleas from your list of pests. Here are our top picks.
I bet you'd go the extra mile for your own dog. Would you do the same for a truck full of homeless dogs you've never met? Here are two women who do.
A portion of your next online purchase can be donated to your favorite dog charity.
Learn about Hope for Paws, a nonprofit that rescues abused dogs and gives hope to animals in need.
Dog safety is a concern during all dog walks, but particularly after dark. Here's how to keep your dog out of harm's way.
The cold winter months can be unforgiving to your dog when you go out on walks. Here are ways to protect your dog from snow, ice and road salt.
If you enjoy running with your dog, fall and winter weather can pose challenges. Here's how to safely keep up your fitness routine with your dog.
Rabies remains a threat to both dogs and humans. Here are ways you can stay vigilant.
We've rounded up the coolest gadgets for dogs that are perfect for summer use.
With summer's arrival, it's important that you take time to review some basic summer safety tips for your dog.
Buyer beware: Some insurance companies won't insure homes of owners with certain dog breeds.
Mike Arms found his calling to help rescue animals many years ago, and has since been working to protect them each and every day.
Rescue groups, animal shelters and individuals are turning to online videos to spread the word about the importance of spaying and neutering dogs and cats. Here’s how you too can get involved too.