This dad turned his pooch into a tutor for his daughter

2019-05-15 10:22

One smart dad just uncovered a hidden dog talent, providing yet another reason to love our fur family.

Watch: new research reveals how dogs can detect epileptic seizures up to 45 minutes before they happen

A recent study shows that dogs can detect epileptic seizures through smell, up to 45 minutes before they occur. New research reveals how they do it.

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Big dogs may be smarter than small dogs, according to a new study

2019-02-04 16:59

Bigger dogs have better short-term memory and self-control than smaller ones. But their size has no impact on tests of social intelligence.

Meet 20 pups who are training for the Iditarod, the world's longest and most popular dog sledding race

2019-01-07 08:51

Blair Braverman is training a team of 20 huskies to race in the famous Iditarod race, which is 1000 miles – 1,600 kilometres –  long. Meet all 20 very good boys.

A 'hypoallergenic' dog? You may be barking up the wrong tree

2018-12-25 07:00

Malmros cautioned that the study findings can't prove that certain breeds cause asthma or allergies, only that there is an association.

People are being paid up to R230,000 for a single picture of their dog on Instagram

2018-12-21 21:53

Pet influencers — dogs, cats, and even monkeys — are in high demand.

14 photos of Photoshopped dogs wearing outrageous '80s outfits that will make your day

2018-12-08 09:55

No dogs were harmed, or even dressed up.

A soccer match in Argentina was interrupted when a dog invaded the pitch and made a goal-line save like a good boy

2018-12-05 13:50

Juventud Unida, a soccer team in Argentina's third division, was denied a certain goal when a dog invaded the pitch to make an incredible save.

Netflix docu-series Dogs lovingly serves up the human bond

2018-11-22 09:16

The new Netflix docu-series 'Dogs' lovingly serves up the bond with humans around the globe.


The supposed origins of 18 popular dog breed names

2019-05-04 13:08

From pugs and bloodhounds to pit bulls and beagles, here's how some of the most popular dog breeds may have gotten their names.

This photographer takes photos of dogs trying to catch treats, and the results will bring a smile to your face

2019-04-04 08:54

Christian Vieler is a photographer who takes photos of dogs the moment that they try and catch dog treats, and the results are hilarious.

Our loyal friends are hot on our heels with street style fashion

2019-03-12 17:48

From mastiffs to collies, Great Danes to Dobermanns, it was a day for working dogs at the world famous dog show in Birmingham. Like athletes arriving for a race, they were kept warm in blankets, onesies and snoods, with little doggy booties.

US inmates battling addiction get unlikely allies: puppies

2019-02-03 15:00

Inmates in an American jail are getting the chance to train puppies who will eventually be given to people struggling with post-traumatic stress disorder and other challenges.

SA’s Dulux dog, Oscar, dies

2019-01-06 10:37

The fluffy face of Dulux paint in South Africa, Oscar, has died.

WATCH: Raising a guide dog

2018-12-24 08:19

These puppies are just a few weeks old - but they're destined for a serious job in a few years' time.

9 dogs whose weight-loss journeys impressed the internet and got them a clean bill of health

2018-12-08 15:10

From Ruby the Jack Russell terrier to Dennis the dachshund, here are some of the most inspiring and amazing dog weight-loss journeys of all time.

This marriage proposal is the cutest ever – and it includes fluffy pups!

2018-12-07 13:34

An American man decided to propose to the love of his life with the help of 16 adorable canines.

Women may sleep better with a dog in their bed instead of another person, or a cat

2018-11-29 21:21

A study suggests women sleep better with a dog in their bed instead of a person or cat. Here's what the study found.

A dog received a lifesaving kidney donation from one of her puppies

2018-11-12 20:52

Star, a rescue dog, was in need of a new kidney after years of malnourishment. One of her own puppies was able to provide it.

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