Many studies have shown that caring for a dog is a great way to get more exercise, relieve stress, and generally improve quality of life.
I've heard that some dogs can smell if someone has cancer. Is this really true, or is it more like an urban legend?
In the contest of pet superiority - dogs versus cats - who knew that drinking method was even a topic?
Are there health risks associated with sleeping with your pet?
Dogs can be worried and pessimistic just like people, researchers report.
Quiz your fellow canine-lovers with these fun facts!
Forensic scientists are now using dogs' DNA to help stop dogfighting and abuse.
Animals have mastered blending in with their surroundings. Yet, why do some animals have lighter fur on their bellies than on their backs?
There is a popular myth that says you can multiply a dog's age by seven to find their "real age." Find out what is wrong with this method.
Do you own a pet? Chances are you're healthier than a friend who doesn't own a companion animal.