Some dogs may be at risk for developing separation anxiety when their owners return to work

2020-05-20 17:26

Dogs may develop separation anxiety when their owners return to work. Experts recommend taking steps to prepare dogs for drastic changes in routine.

The US is recommending cats and dogs practice physical distancing, too

2020-05-09 16:10

Cats should be kept indoors during the coronavirus pandemic, the FDA said, and pet owners should avoid other people's pets.

A BBC sports broadcaster has resorted to commentating on games between his pups during lockdown

2020-04-13 16:11

With sports off the air, Andrew Cotter's dogs have become the MVPs of quarantine. He's shared videos of the games on Twitter.

People likely won't get COVID-19 from touching their pets,but vets want you to wash your hands

2020-03-28 21:50

It's unlikely you would contract COVID-19 from simply touching a pet's fur. Vets still want people to wash their hands.

Veterinarians answer 8 questions about cats that you've always wanted to ask

2020-03-08 16:25

Does spaying your pet change their personality? Is it really OK to feed your cat only dry food? Here's what the experts had to say.

WATCH | Can being 'too clean' cause allergies?

2020-02-28 08:56

Cleanliness may reduce our exposure to harmful bacteria, but could an increasingly sterilised world be to blame for the rise in allergies?

9 signs your dog doesn't like you, even if you think they do

2020-02-16 15:43

If it seems like your pet dislikes you, it could be that they're actually nervous or afraid. Here's how to tell and how to help your pup feel better.

The 'world's worst cat' has found a new home, and she already has her own private bedroom

2020-02-04 19:16

A couple named Joe and Betty adopted Perdita after stories of her bad behavior at Mitchell County Animal Rescue in North Carolina went viral.

A cat and meerkat are best friends, and it's like something straight out of 'The Lion King'

2020-01-18 10:27

Surya and Nice don't let the fact they're different species get in the way of their friendship — and have become social media stars.


Cape Town ‘soup kitchen’ for cats and dogs working overtime

2020-05-18 17:12

Ingrid de Storie, Corrine Wilson and the other volunteers at 1 Kennel at a Time are doing wonderful work in communities where people now have even less to spend on their pets because of the strain the lockdown has put on their finances.

11 adorable photos of unlikely animal friends

2020-05-07 04:05

From a dachshund that made friends with a hedgehog to a tiger cub that befriended puppies, animal friendships can be unexpected but incredibly cute.

10 things that may help calm a dog with anxiety, according to a veterinarian and dog trainers

2020-04-19 09:57

For dogs experiencing mild fear or stress in unfamiliar environments and everyday situations, these 10 things to calm an anxious dog may help.

Two cats have tested positive for coronavirus, but experts still don't think pets infect humans

2020-04-04 18:38

Cats have tested positive for coronavirus and shown symptoms, but experts say there's not reason to think pets can infect owners with the coronavirus.

Beloved Modern Family dog dies after filming last episode

2020-03-18 11:45

Modern Family fans are mourning the passing of the sitcom’s beloved dog, Stella.

15 signs you should bring your pet to the vet

2020-03-01 17:41

It's not always easy to tell when your pet isn't feeling well but knowing the common symptoms of an unwell dog or cat is a great place to start.

Veterinarians reveal 9 signs your pet could be overweight

2020-02-17 17:55

Your dog or cat might weigh too much, even if you don't think they do. Here are the red flags you should be looking out for.

Veterinarians reveal 10 of the most common mistakes pet owners make

2020-02-08 12:26

Whether you have a cat, a dog, or an exotic animal, you could be putting your animal's health or happiness at risk with some minor and major mishaps.

A cross-eyed husky who ended up at a shelter because her breeder said she looked 'weird' is now breaking hearts online

2020-01-19 19:08

Jubilee is a 4-year-old, female husky with cross eyes, a gigantic smile, and expressive eyebrows. And she's looking for a home.

Vets reveal 10 of the most common mistakes pet owners make

2020-01-06 17:42

Whether you have a cat, a dog, or an exotic animal, you could be putting your animal's health or happiness at risk with some minor and major mishaps.

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