Flyball for Dogs: What to Know Before Getting Started
How To Get Rid of Fleas on Dogs and Cats
Fleas are one of the most common problems pet parents run into. This week, Dr. Andy shares his top tips on how to get rid rid of fleas on your dog or cat! --...
Retired, career-change guide dogs get new leash on life as therapy dogs
National Dog Day seems like a fitting day to recognize the work that local animal-assisted therapy teams do at libraries, hospitals, assisted-living centers and care facilities around the Portland area.
How to Give Your Dog Liquid Medicine
Giving a dog his medicine is rarely easy, but knowing the proper procedure and what to expect can make the process more pleasant — for you and your dog. Ma...
Canine Respiratory Disease 101: Do Dogs Get Colds?
Do dogs get colds? The short answer is yes, but not the same colds as people.
3 tips for getting cats and dogs (and other pets) to play nice
How to make introductions that promote friendship, not conflict.
Ohio veterinarians say some dogs should get influenza vaccine
An animal shelter in Perry County, Ohio, temporarily closed recently when two dogs showed signs of canine influenza, and local veterinarians are advising some dog owners to consider vaccinating their pet. Dogs that spend time around other dogs, particularly at day care or boarding facilities, are candidates for vaccination, say veterinarian Robert Knapp and Ohio State University assistant professor of veterinary preventive medicine Jason Stull.
Future guide dogs get pats and pat-downs at airport
Eleven guide-dogs-in-training went through ticketing and security lines and scanners and got pat-downs -- and some pats -- at John Wayne Airport in California as part of their learning. The training is great for the community, the dogs, the handlers and the people who end up with a dog that can give them greater independence, says volunteer Joanne Russell.
What Were Hound Group Dogs Bred to Do? Get to Know These 31 Breeds
In honor of Hug Your Hound Day, we're taking a closer look at the Hound Group dogs to see what these 31 beauties were bred to do.
This will be ruff to hear, but dogs can get canine flu
Your four-legged friend can catch influenza viruses, but probably not the same strains that make humans sick.
Vets for Vets: How Veterans Can Get Free Pet Insurance for Their Service Dogs
Minna Moonsammy and her service dog, Rigby, are taking advantage of a new program that provides free pet insurance to veterans with service dogs. Pet insurance provider Trupanion was recently awarded a contract with the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) to provide medical insurance to veteran-owned service dogs at no cost to veterans. Veterans [...]
Two stray dogs get separated during the rescue
To make a small donation and help us save more lives, please visit: www.HopeForPaws.org To adopt Aurora & Anna, please visit: www.palrescue.org...
Can Dogs Get High? The Dangerous Effects of Marijuana on Dogs
Can dogs get high? Find out about the effects of marijuana on dogs when ingested.
Dogs 'deliberately deceive owners' to get what they want
Cats might have a reputation for being a bit sneaky or scheming - but, according to science, we really ought to be keeping an eye on dogs if we're worried about our pets running rings around us.
Why Cats and Dogs Don't Always Get Along
Are you all having a ruff day? Don’t worry – its CJ here, with Rex and our feline pal, Whiskers; we’re here to make it better! While we ...
How Dogs Get to the Westminster Dog Show
We talk with experts to learn how these canine competitors get to the Westminster Dog Show and why some think of these dogs as professional athletes.
Cats and Dogs in Apartments: 5 Tips for Getting Along
We've got some tips on ensuring your cats and dogs get along in your apartment.
Mass. police: This is how hot cars with dogs left inside can get
With the arrival of warm weather, Massachusetts State Police have proved yet again that they know the way to the public’s hearts: cute dogs.
How Gunnar’s Wheels is helping injured dogs get back on their feet
Jason Parker has sent more than 100 wheelchairs to injured or paraplegic pets, so they can walk again.
When Cats and Dogs Get Sick, Are You Willing to Do What It Takes?
Dr. Patty Khuly shares how a little give-and-take between the veterinarian and the pet owner can help pets get the treatment they need.