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Pitbulls maul Witness newspaper delivery man

Pitbulls maul Witness newspaper delivery man

Pietermaritzburg, A Witness newspaper delivery man believes he is lucky to be alive...

Who's a good boy? Why 'dog-speak' is important for bonding with your pet

Who's a good boy? Why 'dog-speak' is important for bonding...

Scientists have shown that the way we speak to our canine friends is important in...

Why using baby-talk improves our bond with dogs

Why using baby-talk improves our bond with dogs

Using dog-speak is important in building a bond between a dog and their owner, scientists...

It’s time to ban dangerous dogs

It’s time to ban dangerous dogs

A ONE-year-old is dead and another child is fighting for life after two horrific...

A Woman Had to Get Her Hip Replaced Because a Dog Scratched Her Hand

A Woman Had to Get Her Hip Replaced Because a Dog Scratched...

Occasional nicks, scratches, and bites can be an unavoidable consequence of being...

500 abandoned animals rescued from West Edmonton Mall pet store

500 abandoned animals rescued from West Edmonton Mall pet...

Animals rescued from West Edmonton Mall pet store. A public complaint has led to...

Dogs brutally maul 20-year-old dentistry student

Dogs brutally maul 20-year-old dentistry student

This past Sunday (18 February) 20-year-old Kayleigh Penniken was walking her puppy...

Humans Cared for Sick Puppies Long Ago, Ancient Burial Shows

Humans Cared for Sick Puppies Long Ago, Ancient Burial...

Ancient people likely cared for a sick, domesticated pup for weeks on end before...

Dog ownership linked to lower mortality rate

Dog ownership linked to lower mortality rate

The results are being published for the first time in Scientific Reports. The goal...

The Dangers of Vaccine Overdosing Pets

The Dangers of Vaccine Overdosing Pets

Overdosing of pet vaccines has become a global issue. 5 lbs dogs are receiving the...

Vomiting In Dogs

Vomiting In Dogs

Dogs vomit occasionally for a variety of relatively benign reasons to expel something...

South Africa Top 10 Most Popular Breeds

South Africa Top 10 Most Popular Breeds

List of the 10 most popular breeds in SA along with links to information, breeders...

Veterinarians use nanoparticles to deliver cancer treatment in dogs

Veterinarians use nanoparticles to deliver cancer treatment...

Veterinarians use nanoparticles to deliver cancer treatment in dogs. Most dogs with...

Animal therapy reduces anxiety

Animal therapy reduces anxiety

Animal assisted therapy can reduce symptoms of anxiety and loneliness among college...

FDA Opens Investigation After Discovery Of Euthanasia Drug In Dog Food

FDA Opens Investigation After Discovery Of Euthanasia Drug...

Talula, what they found would create a ripple that would eventually reach the manufacturer...

Brain training for old dogs

Brain training for old dogs

Researchers at one of Europe’s leading veterinary universities have suggested a...