Service dog helps 7-year-old boy prepare for his 10th surgery

Service dog helps 7-year-old boy prepare for his 10th surgery

“Throwing the ball to me 10 times is therapy,” Swearingen said. But he now reads books to Elmer every single day. He’s reading for fun and enjoyment,” Swearingen said. But the 7-year-old now reads books to Elmer every single day.

Pick of the Litter review – heartwarming dogumentary

Pick of the Litter review – heartwarming dogumentary

Cuteness levels regularly exceed safe norms during this heartwarming “dogumentary” as five labrador puppies – Potomac, Patriot, Poppy, Phil and Primrose – are put into training to become guide dogs for the blind.

Science Confirms That Dogs And Cats Can Recognize a Bad Person And Help People To Know

Science Confirms That Dogs And Cats Can Recognize a Bad Person And Help People To Know

A recent study shows that dogs can analyze how reliable a person is and we want to share this information with our readers! The scientist and his colleagues wanted to know if a dog would trust a person who lied to it.

Still the best! Labradors are the most popular dog breed in US for 28th straight year

Still the best! Labradors are the most popular dog breed in US for 28th straight year

Sunny and his buddies are still No. 1!The most popular dog breed in the country for the 28th straight year is the Labrador, just like TODAY's own puppy with a purpose, according to the American Kennel Club.

All The Burning Questions You Have About Your Cat's Wild Past, Answered

All The Burning Questions You Have About Your Cat's Wild Past, Answered

To learn more about how exactly cats went from living in the wild, to becoming our pets, to their current celebrity status , we teamed up with Purina in search of answers to cat owners’ most pressing questions about feline evolution.

Dog with rare medical condition has his very own high chair to help him eat

Dog with rare medical condition has his very own high chair to help him eat

Buck was taken in by the charity Team Edward Labrador Rescue before his story was spotted by University of Nottingham vet and teaching associate, Emma Drinkall. (Picture: Emma Drinkall / SWNS.com)Buck weighed only 17kg (37.4lbs) when he was taken in by the charity Team Edward.

14 fabulous sport stars & their spectacular pets

14 fabulous sport stars & their spectacular pets

Manchester United defender Chris Smalling is the proud pet parent of Miley, a Cocker Spaniel-Jack Russell, who has been branded football’s most pampered dog due to the luxurious lifestyle provided by Smalling and his girlfriend Sam Cooke.

All The Burning Questions You Have About Your Cat's Wild Past, Answered

All The Burning Questions You Have About Your Cat's Wild Past, Answered

While wild cats take a series of short “cat naps” throughout the day to stay vigilant toward both predators and potential prey, house cats live in an environment where it’s safe to sleep for long stretches of time during the day -- which amounts to having extra energy to burn at night.

Grumpy Cat and Other Feline Celebrities Meet in Los Angeles

Grumpy Cat and Other Feline Celebrities Meet in Los Angeles

As reported by Claudia Puig, of USA Today, Los Angeles hosted the Internet Cat Video Film Festival this past weekend and showcased 85 cute kitty “meow-vies.” The footage ranged from only a few seconds-long to short films.

Ice skating dog hopes to perform for Vegas Golden Knights

Ice skating dog hopes to perform for Vegas Golden Knights

/ Source: TODAY By TODAY When a former skating coach adopted a Labrador retriever from a Las Vegas shelter, he decided to teach the pup to skate. TODAY’s Craig Melvin reports.

Bad news: Your chocolate Labrador won't live as long as other Labs

Bad news: Your chocolate Labrador won't live as long as other Labs

In some bad news for chocolate Labrador Retriever lovers everywhere, new research shows that they have shorter life spans than their black and yellow cousins.Not only that, but they also have higher rates of skin disease and ear infections.For the study, researchers analysed data from more than 33 000 Labradors in the United Kingdom.

Life expectancy of chocolate labradors is linked to their colour, finds study

Life expectancy of chocolate labradors is linked to their colour, finds study

Scientists are warning that the second most popular dog breed in the UK is more vulnerable to a number of serious health problems including obesity, ear infections and joint conditions.

Ice skating dog hopes to perform for Vegas Golden Knights

Ice skating dog hopes to perform for Vegas Golden Knights

Ice skating dog hopes to perform for Vegas Golden Knights copied! Now, the coach hopes to put on a show for the NHL’s Vegas Golden Knights as a way to encourage pet adoptions.

Lifeless dog found hanged from tree in Bradford park

Lifeless dog found hanged from tree in Bradford park

The poor pet was discovered by a dog walker who visited the park (Picture: RSPCA)RSPCA inspector Sarah Bagley, who handled the shocking discovery, said: ‘This is one of the worst things I’ve dealt with so far as an RSPCA inspector.

Take a look at the documentary ‘Pick of the Litter,’ which follows guide dog trainers

Take a look at the documentary ‘Pick of the Litter,’ which follows guide dog trainers

Take a look at the documentary ‘Pick of the Litter,’ which follows guide dog trainers copied! Jenna Bush Hager and Sheinelle Jones are joined by Anne Tyson, a trainer at Guide Dogs for the Blind, and an adorable Labrador puppy.

May the force be with you

May the force be with you

Dogs are not just man’s best friend but also an extended arm of security forces. Considering their powerful senses, it’s highly feasible to include more canines in the security forces. Dogs as extended arm of security forces

Dog in newsroom: Black labrador becomes viral sensation after interrupting Russian anchor

Dog in newsroom: Black labrador becomes viral sensation after interrupting Russian anchor

Dog becomes viral sensation after interrupting live news broadcast 0:33A dog has become a viral sensation about interrupting a newsreader during a live news broadcast in Russia.

All The Burning Questions You Have About Your Cat's Wild Past, Answered

All The Burning Questions You Have About Your Cat's Wild Past, Answered

To learn more about how exactly cats went from living in the wild, to becoming our pets, to their current celebrity status, we teamed up with Purina in search of answers to cat owners’ most pressing questions about feline evolution.