With their skill sets made obsolete by marijuana legalization, the state's drug-sniffing canines are out of luck and out of work. As Oregon prepares for the advent of legal marijuana beginning July 1, there are already some clear losers. Show More Summary
Several cases of the dog flu spreading around the nation continues to rise. As Inquisitr wrote last month, over a 1,000 cases were reported in Chicago and the first case of it happened in Texas last week. Now more incidences of the canine...Show More Summary
Post by Liz Alterman. If you have a dog, you need to read this. A contagious, respiratory virus that is responsible for eight dog deaths has been seems to be spreading among the canine community, with thousands of pups contracting the illness. Show More Summary
Kennels can be hotbeds for the illness
Alexis’s conceit, in which dogs are caught between human and canine worlds, in a sense reflects their real-life predicament: dogs are creatures upon whom owners project distinctly human intelligence and emotions.
A canine training school in Somerset will teach your dog how to seek and find truffles—that’s if they don’t get distracted by chasing mice instead.
Brando, an explosives detection dog for the U.S. Marshals Service, is the first canine in the program assigned to protect the federal courts in D.C. since 2002.
Recent fMRI data shows that dogs' sensitivity to human faces and expressions may be wired into the canine brain.
UK researchers hope canines could help diagnose cancers in their early stages, avoiding some other invasive methods.
Where does one come up with a name like Poogan's Porch for a restaurant? Bobbie Ball, a court reporter by day, went above and beyond to show their appreciation of beloved canine friend. That's right.... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
It's pretty darn cute when a dog tells its owner that it loves her. It's also rather adorable when a canine awakens from a nightmare, receives affection from its best friend and then returns to a state of calm bliss. But let's face it:...Show More Summary
DDB New York celebrates canine longevity for Eukanuba with a new campaign documenting a long life study done with a band of Labradors. While Labradors typically live to the age of 12, several of the dogs in the study lived past 16. In...Show More Summary
Their migration spanned half the globe and their culture was spread across the Pacific and Indian Oceans; but in Madagascar, the ancient Indonesians left behind a mystery.
Meet Grizzler, Nikon’s prime shutter-pooch. The little canine is out there, making his way through his dog world and shooting dog things, all with a Nikon camera. The catch lies in the fact that the images are shot only when Grizzler’s excited. Show More Summary
Hot diggity-dog! What a SCOOP! When last we left this epic story of tragicomic “experimental” music-festivalship amidst these trying times of war, poverty, and canine flu, we were telling you all about how “experimental” music-makerShow More Summary
Sulimov dogs are specially bred for Aeroflot's canine service through crossing the Arctic Herding Laika and the Subtropical Jackal. The Sulimov dog is as hardy, unpretentious, loyal and smart as its Arctic ancestor. The new breed took...Show More Summary
Brown Dog Ticks can drive homeowners and their canines to extreme measures. But new research from UF/IFAS scientists can help alleviate the problem.
image via youtube screen capture Photography is going to the dogs, and that’s not necessarily a bad thing. Japanese camera-makers Nikon have developed a unique photographic accessory that puts the power of pictures into the hands (er, paws) of canine cameramen, giving the world a much-needed dog’s-eye-view of things. Show More Summary
One of the most popular restaurants serving dog meat in Guangzhou has shut down due to decrease in demand for the food as well as stricter regulation of dog meat restaurants in China. [ more › ]
Robin Thicke’s 20-year-old girlfriend, April Love Geary, has confessed that their pooch Bincy has developed a taste for marijuana after finding their stash and eating the lot. The model indicated that she took the canine to the vet afterwards...Show More Summary