Dogs

Dogs are the greatest thing in the world – Ricky Gervais

Ricky Gervais is sad to be parting company with his co-star, a female bicoloured, predominantly black, German Shepherd whose real…

15 hours ago

Poisoning dingoes makes the survivors stronger and bigger

The argument by scientists who have published a research paper in the Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, is that…

4 days ago

Staffordshire bull terrier defends home against armed burglars

BIRMINGHAM, UK: The value of a domestic dog for security purposes is highlighted in this story about Macey, a seven-year-old…

5 days ago

Heatwaves and canine heatstroke

A study, published yesterday, in the journal Animals warns dog owners to be aware of canine heatstroke which has been…

6 days ago

Why does my dog bark at nothing?

The dog bark is essentially an alarm call. They see or hear something and they want to pass that on…

6 days ago

The industrial revolution is behind the popularity of dog breeds

The Industrial Revolution in the UK started about 1760 and ended some time between 1820 and 1840. It was an…

6 days ago

The first wolf cub to be domesticated?

It is probably universally agreed today that the domestic dog's wild ancestor is the Asiatic wolf. They lived in the…

1 week ago

Dogfishing – an example and a warning

Dogfishing is a new word for the new age. It refers to the practice of enticing a person, usually online,…

1 week ago

Should Katie Price have companion animals?

You may have heard about it. It is circulating on the Internet. It's all over Twitter. Katie Price, the British…

1 week ago

America’s first pet dog to get coronavirus is euthanised

Buddy, a German Shepherd, has died. He was American's first pet dog to test positive for Covid-19. He was aged…

1 week ago