ARTICLES RELATING TO DOGS

Study shows your dog can remember what you did

2016-11-24 12:45

When it comes to having a short memory and getting easily distracted, dogs often get a bad rap. A study suggests their recall ability may be deeper than previously thought.

Dogs use same parts of brain as humans to process language

2016-08-30 12:05

Scientists have found that dogs use the same brain areas as humans to process language.

Dead dog hung at possible fighting site in Cape Town

2016-08-18 15:59

A possible dog-fighting site has been uncovered in Cape Town, but little can be done without witnesses coming forward with evidence.

Trendy restaurant adds posh doggy menu that will make you drool!

2016-07-23 09:32

A new restaurant has been serving posh grub to dogs.

Woman mauled to death

2016-04-26 12:16

Neighbours on Monday described the dogs that mauled to death a 32-year-old Montrose woman as “troublesome and extremely aggressive”.

‘Dogs should be properly socialised to prevent attacks’

2015-12-14 11:00

Dogs should be properly socialised to prevent tragedies such as the death of eight-year-old James Sinkins, who was attacked by two dogs last Thursday, a Pietermartizburg vet said yesterday.

Housebreaker escapes after stabbing two police dogs during chase

2015-11-26 11:45

Two four-legged canine officers have been treated at a Pietermaritzburg vet after a nasty encounter with a knife-wielding burglar.

Rescue dogs bring joy to childhoods

2015-07-03 15:14

Your children can learn valuable life-lessons from owning a rescue dog

Montego helps add bite to new 'BarkingMad' site

2015-03-03 15:40

The new 'BarkingMad' website is up and running, and ready to help deserving pooches find excellent homes.

Baby's face eaten by pet ferrets

2015-01-30 09:00

Parents face charges after pet ferrets eat unprotected 1-month-old child’s face.

 

WATCH: Dogs are leading the pack when it comes to the mannequin challenge

2016-11-21 10:19

Canines are joining athletes, students and celebrities in the 'mannequin challenge' craze

Ten arrested for dog fighting in Soweto

2016-08-29 18:40

Ten people have been arrested for allegedly being involved in dog fighting in a veld in Dobsonville, Soweto, the NSPCA Special Investigations Unit said.

Pets left in a hot car: Did this pooch take revenge by crashing a ride?

2016-08-01 09:17

After being locked in a hot car, a restless dog disengaged the parking brake causing the vehicle to smash into a wall.

Gene mutation explains why dogs work for treats

2016-05-03 21:57

Scientists have discovered a genetic mutation that appears to make certain dogs, like Labrador retrievers, extra motivated by food and treats and also more likely to be obese.

Video
Aw! Puppy paradise at SA's dog hotel

A South African entrepreneur has opened a dog hotel in Cape Town. We take a look at the plush pooch paradise.

0 comments3993 Views

Stabbed K9 heroes on the mend

2015-12-05 10:45

Spike and Rex, two canine police officers who were stabbed by a burglar, are well on their way to recovery.

Video
Top SA surgeon performs successful operation on French Bulldog who struggled to breathe

Well known for performing complicated brain surgeries through her patients eyes and noses, Professor Darlene Lubbe recently turned her attention to a French Bulldog who needed her help... Watch.

0 comments4929 Views

It's a dog's life

2015-05-22 15:57

Irresponsible ownership of companion animals carries costs, says Mandi Smallhorne.

Careful, xylitol can kill your dog!

2015-01-30 10:01

Xylitol, the sweetener now found in everything from cake to toothpaste, may appeal to humans trying to lose weight, but it can be deadly to dogs.

A hilarious video of dogs forgetting how to dog!

2014-12-09 11:28

Watch this video of dogs hilariously failing to catch and fetch.

Book flights

Compare, Book, Fly

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.