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Heat stroke in dogs can occur for a variety of reasons — and your four-legged friend is especially susceptible since he might be pushing himself or staying out in the heat to please you. Here’s how to recognize the symptoms of heat stroke in dogs and how to prevent it in the first place n […]

Meet Joey, a 6 year old Black lab. Joey is very outgoing and loving. He’s always up for an adventure, but would be just as happy with quick run then a night on the couch. He would love to find a home with his sister Daisy. If you have room for these two babies, please […]

A couple whose French bulldog was struggling to breathe on a Jetblue flight last week has credited a pair of flight attendants with saving the dog’s life. Steven and Michelle Burt were traveling from Orlando to Worcester, Massachusetts, on July 5 with their 3-year-old French bulldog, Darcy, when they noticed the dog was in distress. […]

Zsa Zsa, the lovable English bulldog who was named the World’s Ugliest Dog last month, has died at 9 years old. The dog died in her sleep early Tuesday morning, owner Megan Brainard told TODAY. “She’s been staying over at my dad’s house. He woke up this morning and found her passed away,” said Brainard, […]

The family of a frightened dog who was critically injured when darting from fireworks last weekend is hoping others will take heed of their animals’ safety before using pyrotechnics this July Fourth. Dwight, a 1-year-old greyhound living with his family in St. Clair Shores, Michigan, was in the backyard late Saturday night with owner Lenka […]

Any large celebration that involves fireworks is fun, but while we enjoy the sounds and sights of colourful explosions overhead, our animals feel very differently.The explosions caused by fireworks have been known to give some domestic pets heart problems, nausea, tremors, debilitating fears and light-headedness. We all know that animals have far more sensitive hearing […]

You’re prepared for the fireworks this Fourth of July, but pet owners know that this is not your doggie’s favorite holiday. Animal shelters across the nation report an uptick in lost and killed pets every Independence Day. “This is a stressful time for pets, so we hope owners hear our message as loud and clear […]