Healthy pets are happy pets. Find news, videos and advice about your four-legged family member.
Caution, patience and preparation go a long way in helping a lost pup find its way home.
We highlight some of the bravest dogs in history, from a black poodle who fought in the Napoleonic Wars to the Belgian Malinois involved in the raid on Osama bin Laden's compound.
Video: Tornado survivor Ken Ayton says he credits his dogs with helping him to survive the deadly tornado that claimed at least 89 lives in Joplin, Mo.
Some positive, non-probing experiences at the vet can go a long way in soothing an anxious dog or cat.
Video: In struggling Detroit, where 4 out of 5 stray dogs are euthanized, a local rapper makes it his mission to find homes for dozens of man's best friends.
Take it slowly and watch for warning signs when handling an unpredictable kitty.
Resist the urge to shave that long-haired pooch, and skip the pricey products.
Video: As the more than 25 million people who have tuned in to watch a live stream of Kiko the Shiba Inu's new puppy litter have learned, resistance is futile.
Here's what to do when your beloved pooch has a taste for the unthinkable.
Video: A 1-year-old starved pitbull named Patrick is recovering at Garden State Veterinary Specialists in Tinton Falls, N.J., after being found in a trash chute.
Video: A 15-year-old German girl could not have a horse, so she trained one of her family's cows to become a show jumper.
If your sweet dog has turned on you, it might be trying to tell you something.
Video: A dog that was found three weeks after the massive earthquake and tsunami hit Japan was reunited with her owner, who saw the pup on local news.
A missing 2-year-old boy in Elgin, S.C., was found Saturday morning after Kershaw County deputies say the family dog kept him warm and safe all night.
Fat cats and pudgy pooches may be endearing in their own way, but those extra pounds could put them at risk. Here's how to get them to a healthy weight.
Author of parenting books blogs about raising children and health issues.