Police: Pit Bull Dies Protecting Family From Armed IntruderKyle Brown is crediting his pit bull Petey with saving his, and his family’s lives after a gunman barricaded himself inside his Romulus home on Friday.
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.
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.
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.