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.
Want To Live Longer? Scientists Say You Should Get A DogA new study in Sweden says owning a dog is the best medicine for cardiovascular health, especially if you're single.
Pets Do Not Benefit Kids' Health, Study FindsDogs and cats have no "significant" impact on children's mental and physical health, according to a new study by the Rand Corporation.
Kentucky Town Elects Three-Year-Old Pit Bull As Its MayorBrynneth Pawltro, a pit bull, was elected mayor of Kentucky town Rabbit Hash. She's not the first dog to be elected mayor in the town.
Looking At Pictures Of Cute Animals Help Marriages Last, Study FindsAccording to a new study, pairing cute pictures of animals with pictures of your spouse can help improve a marriage.
Dog Squatting: The New Exercise Taking Social Media By Storm#SquatYourDog has begun to populate social media as dog owners are getting some workouts in with help from their furry friends.
Hero Officer Rescues Dog From Burning Car In IndianaAs a car erupted in flames along a Northwest Indiana expressway, inside was some precious cargo.
Best Pet-Friendly Camping Spots In SeattleWhether you're planning a simple short trip to the Pacific Northwest or are even traveling throughout the United States and beyond, here are some of the best camping sites at and near Seattle that are pet-friendly.
Five Tips For Getting A New Dog Adjusted To Your HouseholdAdding a new four-legged member to your family? Get them acclimated to their new home with these tips from Alexandra Kleinkpof, author of "The Rescue Dog Bucket List."
'Miracle Dog' Survives Being Hit By Car, Clubbed, AbandonedThe stray dog was hit by a car, clubbed in the head and left for dead in a ditch in Washington state. Days later, the 1-year-old bully breed mix showed up sickly and covered in dirt at a nearby farm.
Study: Dogs Know When You're LyingJapanese researchers find dogs learn to distrust people after being deceived and can recognize when they are being misled.
Silverdale Boy In Serious Condition After Dog AttackA 5-year-old boy who was mauled by two Rottweiler dogs is in serious condition at a Seattle hospital.