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.

16 things that all dog owners can relate to

2015-08-20 12:04

Have a pup of your own? Then you will know exactly what we are talking about.

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.

Dogs are ‘as clever as 5-month-old babies’

2014-09-18 15:19

Dogs have a skill thought only to be possessed by primates, study suggests.

Public jump to rescue shelter dogs from arson attack

2014-09-12 12:32

Last night, the public jumped into action to rescue dogs trapped in a fire at the Manchester Dogs' Shelter in the UK after suspected arson.

Alberton dogs to be euthanised after deadly distemper outbreak

2014-08-08 12:12

A number of infected dogs at the Alberton SPCA are to be euthanised after the centre was placed under quarantine after a distemper outbreak, the National Council of SPCAs said on Thursday.

"Vicious" dog licks baby while she giggles

2014-07-02 14:49

Laughing baby shows no fear as her family pup gives her doggy kisses.

Three appear for beheading and eating a dog

2014-06-26 09:32

Two Nigerian men eat a dog believing that it would protect them from malaria, poisoning and witchcraft.

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.

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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.

Hero dog gives life to protect kids from gunfire

2014-12-02 14:23

A family dog put itself between gunfire and kids in a road rage incident.

Touching new ad will melt your heart with its beautiful message

2014-09-18 10:04

After watching this you will want to give your dog a hug.

Dog study suggests some bacteria can fight cancer

2014-08-14 11:25

Special bacteria, when injected into naturally occurring tumours of dogs, can seemingly fight cancer, causing tumours to shrink.

Facial recognition to find lost dogs

2014-08-06 22:58

Picture it: Facial recognition technology offers a new frontier in reuniting lost pets, owners

Dangerous spiders and more

2014-06-26 10:50

A collection of tips for parents on creepy crawlies, dangerous dogs and furry friends.

Dogs help in fight against bone cancer

2014-05-16 11:28

Dogs with osteosarcoma will be treated with drugs that are already approved by the FDA for other uses, to see how well these medications battle the bone cancer.

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