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Owning A Dog Might Help You Live Longer

They may be man’s best friend, but a new study suggests dogs can do much more. Scientists researching a link between dog ownership and cardiovascular health found friendly pooches also lower risk of death from heart disease and other ailments. Th...

'He Must Think We're Awful Eejits': Man Avoids Jail After Dogs Shot And Poisoned

A man has avoided a possible jail sentence in a case involving a dead cat, an attack on sheep, two bench warrants, and 11 dogs — three of which were apparently shot and one of which was poisoned. Patrick Murphy of Coorycullane, Dunmanway, Co Cork...

Gryffindog? Hufflefluff? Shelter Puts Dogs In 'Harry Potter'-Inspired Houses

Harry, Hermione, Draco, Fido... What do characters from the "Harry Potter" book series have in common with dogs? According to the Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando, they have traits reflective of each Hogwarts house — something that could help you p...

Study Finds “Dogs Welcome, People Tolerated” Signs Very Accurate

A new study deals a crushing blow to humans’ place in the world, and honestly, we kind of had it coming. Have you seen what humans have been up to lately? As it turns out, all those “jokes” about people preferring their furry family members to a...

Mystery Of The Scottish Bridge Where Hundreds Of Dogs Have Jumped To Their Deaths

At first glance, Overtoun Bridge in Scotland looks like a picturesque crossing at the end of a historical gothic castle. But the ancient bridge has baffled locals for decades, as hundreds of dogs for no apparent reason have leapt off it to their d...

Dogs Absolutely Love It When You Smile At Them

New research shows that dogs’ facial expressions change when humans look or smile at them. It is thought to be the first study to establish clear evidence that dogs respond to human attention in what is believed to be an effort to communicate. Th...

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Names For Black and White Dogs

So you have decided to adopt a dog or puppy and welcome him/her into the family. Congratulations! The addition of new pet is an exciting time for everybody, hopefully, you have taken the initiative in learning everything you can about dog care bef...

3 Tips To Fight Off Fleas Once And For All

A flea infestation is an occurrence that almost all pet owners will have experienced at one time or another. No matter what precautions you take to prevent the outbreak of fleas the pesky invaders can do a pretty good job of evading any defences y...

Ca-Nine To Five: One In Five Workplaces Allow Pets In The Office

It might not be too long before when you arrive at work, there's a barking dog or purring cat greeting you. That's because, according to new research, workers can be less stressed and more productive when there are pets in the workplace. About on...

What To Feed Your Irish Wolfhound (Or Other Big Dog)

What to feed your Irish Wolfhood Irish Wolfhounds are among the many breeds that were originally bred for use during. This big dogs are also used to hunt large game such as bears, believe it or not. Those are big jobs for these dogs, and they are ...

Outside In: Exercising Your Dog Inside This Winter

Autumn is truly underway, with the famous Irish weather closing in and the clocks having changed last week - so dog walking is probably starting to look less and less attractive. But dog owners know the secret of a calm and happy dog is a tired d...

4 Definite Arguments Why Every Office Should be Pet Friendly

When you’re a pet owner, you know how hard it can be to say goodbye to your furry friend before you take off for work. If you’re a freelancer or work from your home, you know how great it can be to have your pet by your side while you’re working....

Facts You Might Want To Know When It Comes To The Top 5 Hypoallergenic Dog Breeds

Not just is the Yorkshire Terrier the most in demand of the non-shedding dogs, but it's additionally the third most sought-after of all breeds behind only the Labrador and German Shepherd. Its coat needs brushing every other day to keep them plea...