Study: Dogs Help The People Who Own Them Maintain A Healthier HeartDog's aren't just our best friends, they're also good for our health, new research suggests.
New Brain Cancer Treatment For Dogs Could Someday Help HumansResearchers at the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech are enrolling dogs with glioblastoma into a clinical trial to test the experimental drug.
Paw-ternity Leave: Companies Offer Paid Leave To Care For Sick PetsSome companies across the U.S. are recognizing this and are now offering employees paid leave to care for new puppies or sick pets.
Dog's Lick Causes Blood Infection, Man Has Limbs AmputatedGreg Manteufel contracted Capnocytophaga canimorsus, a bacteria found in dog saliva that can cause sepsis.
Dogs May Be Next Source Of Deadly Flu Pandemics, Study FindsA new report is now warning that the next deadly flu pandemic may be carried by dogs.
Survey: Most Adults Would Dump Partner Who Doesn't Like Their DogLove is no match for man's best friend, according to a new survey which claims that an overwhelming number of adults would dump their partner if they didn't like their dog.
Film 'Show Dogs' Cuts Controversial Movie Scenes That Portray Sexual AbuseTwo scenes are being cut from the family movie "Show Dogs" after complaints that they resemble real-life sexual abuse, the movie's distributor has announced.
Proposed Bill Would Make Debarking Surgeries Illegal in MichiganLawmakers introduced legislation that would make it a crime for veterinarians to perform debarking procedures to keep animals quieter.
Oklahoma Woman Mauled To Death By Pack Of Wiener DogsAn Oklahoma sheriff says a 52-year-old woman was attacked and killed by a group of small dogs on May 10.
Two Dogs Trapped Between Lava And Fence Rescued In HawaiiTwo tiny dogs in Hawaii have been rescued after they were found trapped between a fence and the dangerous lava flows.
Michigan Senate: Leave the Pit Bulls AloneNo bans on pit bulls allowed, Michigan's Senate says.
Detroit Barbers Founders Launch New Line of Natural Pet ProductsThe couple behind Detroit Barbers are dipping their paws into the natural pet product market. Chad and Jami Buchanan, Royal Oak residents who founded Detroit Barbers in Ferndale (and have since expanded into Corktown in Detroit), are using their expertise in men's care products to pamper pets. They are proud pet owners themselves and the products, like conditioning shampoos and moisturizing butters meant for pups, were inspired by their own fur baby.
Bag It Up: Dog Poop A Major Environmental Pollutant, Reports FindWhile many areas in the U.S. try to crack down on the littering aspect of not cleaning up after your dog, studies are also finding that dog poop is becoming a major environmental hazard too.
Detroit Ranks Worst in Country for Dog ParksA new analysis ranked the best — and worst — cities in America for dog parks. Detroit didn't do so well.
About 30 dogs believed dead in Michigan kennel fireAuthorities say about 30 dogs are believed to have died in an early morning fire at a boarding kennel in western Michigan.