During a day of sledding with his family, an excited dog decided that he wanted a turn. As his human sat down in the sled, this eager canine jumped on and rode piggyback style down the hill. It snowed here so we took our 2 yr old to go sledding. After a few times out...
In a new study, researchers from the University of Arizona examined the influence of two hormones—oxytocin and vasopressin—on canine social behavior and aggression. Oxytocin has been popularized by the media as the “love” hormone. It plays an important role in birth, the formation of bonds, and social behavior. Show More Summary
Vets and dog owners are being warned that canine parvovirus – a contagious and often fatal disease – is spreading rapidly among Australian dogs.
The Far Eastern or Amur leopard (Panthera pardus orientalis) is already among the rarest of the world's big cats, but new research reveals that it faces yet another threat: infection with canine distemper virus (CDV).
What kind of commitment is thru-hiking? How can one plan ahead to ease the transition from living among everyday life to living in the so-called green tunnel? Mental Preperation Hiking for an extended period of time puts a strain on your body, yes. Show More Summary
Dog a Porter, by the Milan brand Temellini, offers clothing custom-fit for different breeds, ranging from the tiny Chihuahua to the stately greyhound.
INTERNATIONAL - Sony revealed a new version of the robotic dog Aibo at the CES ( Consumer Electronic Show) 2018 in Las Vegas. The new updated robot canine features artificial intelligence and internet connectivity. Also read: Sony appoints...Show More Summary
The canine teams trained in Santa Paula worked in areas others couldn’t access.
Canine influenza can’t infect humans, but it can be dangerous for dogs.
A guide explaining three of the common tickborne illnesses on the Appalachian trail affecting both you and your canine sidekick! Here are some tips on how you can protect one another, and limit your risk of finishing your hike with a tickborne illness. The post You and your dog’s guide to avoiding tickborne illness on the Appalachian Trail appeared first on The Trek.
Will Arnett stars as a cop who goes undercover with his canine partner in the asinine trailer for Show Dogs.
The Penn Museum is deploying one of nature’s highest precision weapons, the canine olfactory sense, in the fight against artifact looting. The museum, the Penn Vet Working Dog Center and the nonprofit Red Arch Cultural Heritage Law and Policy Research are working together on a project that will train dogs to detect and protect smuggled […]
It's a nasty Bay Area flu season for humans and four-legged companions alike this year. Veterinary hospitals and kennels throughout the South Bay have reported multiple cases of canine influenza, also known as the dog flu.
In response to a viewer submitted question, SciShow host Hank Green explained what dogs see when they watch television with their humans, particularly focusing on the physical differences between human and canine eyes in terms of image perception. …regardless of breed, what dogs see on the screen is definitely not what we see. Dogs’ visual...
The Nikko Hotel in San Francisco, California, allows guests to lend their resident canine, Buster, to make them feel loved during their stay.
As Japan celebrates the year of the dog, electronics giant Sony on Thursday unleashed its new robot canine companion, packed with artificial intelligence and internet connectivity.
Elegant, tailored outfits are not reserved just for fashionistas in Italy -- couture for dogs is proving a hit with some Milan pet owners. Man's best friend should not be overlooked when it comes to cashmere sweaters and woollen coats,...Show More Summary
"Vets at the Penn Vet Working Dog Centre in Philadelphia are to train canines to sniff out illegally trafficked antiquities, in partnership with the city's Penn Museum and the non-profit organisation Red Arch Cultural Heritage Law & Policy Research."
Happy New Year! 2018 is the Year of the Doggo. This doesn’t officially happen until the Chinese New Year on February 16th, 2018, but we’re so excited about it that we want to start celebrating the awesomeness of our canine friends right away. Show More Summary