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Studying the reasons people identify as cat or dog lovers may lead to better matches between owners and pets who participate in pet therapy.
The Inspiration Waggin' — and its adorable cats and dogs — recently brought a little happiness to colleges, retirement homes and other places across the country.
The British Tarantula Society's annual exhibition drew more than 30,000 spiders and their keepers, and this year a Socotra Island blue baboon took the show's top title.
There's nothing a dog loves more than ... a beat-up red bucket? In this compilation of video clips, watch Charcoal the black Labrador have the time of his life. (Video)
Don't feel like walking the dog? Have a drone do it. That's what New York videographer Jeff Myers recently did when he hitched his golden retriever up to an AR drone. (Video)
Studies show that man's best friend can detect cancer with surprising accuracy. Researchers hope to one day develop an electronic nose that mimics canines' extraordinary noses.
Jerky dog treats made in China have been linked to about 1,000 dog deaths and illness in 3 people, but after years of investigation, the FDA doesn't know what is tainting the treats. (Video)
After losing his Great Pyrenees to canine cancer in 2006, Luke Robinson set out to raise awareness about a disease that kills 4 to 6 million dogs each year.
The showrooms of 2 IKEA stores in Singapore currently feature life-sized cardboard cutouts of shelter dogs available for adoption. (Video)
You'll totally wish your cat was as brave and crazy as this heroic feline.
Video: A pair of Australian cattle dogs at the Pittsburgh Zoo prove size doesn't matter when it comes to herding.
Video: Kellar, a springer spaniel who was born blind, doesn't let his disability interfere with important doggy duties like games of fetch.
A dog's joy is contagious, but when you get a whole pack of dogs together and add in "Happy" then you just can't help but smile and laugh.
In "Wet Dogs," pet photographer Sophie Gamand explores the uncanny, human-like expressions of pooches dunked in water.
Video: Eveyrone likes to go out and enjoy a nice meal now and then — even hamsters. Watch the preparation of teeny tiny burritos and then see a fluffy little hamster devour them. Bon appétit!
Author of parenting books blogs about raising children and health issues.