In an effort to curb the number of dogs that perish after being left in hot cars by their owners for long periods of time, a Canadian mall recently launched special pet patrols, enlisting staff to scour the parking lot and help any such dogs in distress.
Scientists have enlisted border collies to patrol our beaches and chase off seagulls infesting our waters with harmful E. coli bacteria.
Researchers claim that dogs have the ability to sniff out evidence of prostate cancer in men.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has learned that more than 1,000 dogs have died - and at least three people have become ill - after eating certain brands of jerky pet treats, health officials said Friday.
A new study by the American Humane Association (AHA) is launching what advocates say is the first clinical trial of the effects of animal-assisted therapy (AAT) on young cancer patients and their families.
A new study sheds light on why some wolves evolved into man's best friend - dogs.
A new study sheds light on why dogs can be tamed, but not wolves; even if they are genetically closer to each other.