Owner shames dog for pretending to be stray so she'd get food from McDonald's

Owner shames dog for pretending to be stray so she'd get food from McDonald's

Betsy Reyes, from Oklahoma, caught her dog red-handed outside the McDonald’s restaurant on Shields Blvd in Oklahoma, US, on Monday (Picture: Google)The hilarious posts have been liked more than 230,000 times on Facebook, with many people calling Princess a ‘diva’.

Dog rescued from ventilation duct in Virginia

Dog rescued from ventilation duct in Virginia

Dog rescued from ventilation duct in Virginia copied! Firefighters were called to a home in West Springfield, Virginia, where a small dog was stuck in a ventilation duct. The final extraction was a delicate operation, but they were able to reach in and safely fetch the dog.

A Crappy Trip: Service Dog Answers Call of Nature, Forces Emergency Landing

A Crappy Trip: Service Dog Answers Call of Nature, Forces Emergency Landing

Consider the case of Philadelphia-bound US Airways Flight 598, which made an unexpected stop in Kansas City a few hours after its departure from Los Angeles. “About an hour into the flight, I started smelling this terrible smell,” passenger Steven McCall told Inside Edition’s Diane McInerney.

The colour of your dog could determine how long it’ll live

The colour of your dog could determine how long it’ll live

A study by the University of Sydney has found that Labradors of certain colours have shorter life expectancies, and also suffer from more health problems. Breeders targeting this colour may therefore be more likely to breed only Labradors carrying the chocolate coat gene.

Trick or treat: should you dress up your dog for Halloween?

Trick or treat: should you dress up your dog for Halloween?

Pinterest A dog dressed as a tarantula for the 2016 Halloween dogs parade in Tompkins Square Park, New York. The Tompkins Square Halloween dog parade in New York is about to enjoy its 28th year, and features hundreds of dogs in elaborate costumes with props.

8 Chihuahua Gifts for Dog Lovers

8 Chihuahua Gifts for Dog Lovers

With pages full of comical and charming photography of Chihuahuas tackling their many “duties” and self-appointed household roles, this engaging book makes an ideal gift for dog lovers who love seeing their favorite breed exhibit this delightful, amusing behavior.

Causes of Ear Mites in Dogs

Causes of Ear Mites in Dogs

When pets share bedding or sleep in close contact, the ear mites easily can transfer from one animal to another. Outdoor cats are most likely to have ear mites, but other pets who come in close contact with outdoor or indoor/outdoor cats are also at risk.

How to keep your pets safe and calm on Bonfire Night

How to keep your pets safe and calm on Bonfire Night

So, whether you’re going out to watch a firework display with family and friends or staying at home, it’s important to make sure your pets are well looked after.

$2,500 hypoallergenic dog reunited with her family one week after she was stolen

$2,500 hypoallergenic dog reunited with her family one week after she was stolen

(Picture: WA Police)Pippy has been more than just a pet for the Vines family. A man was filmed walking away with the dog (Picture: Ten News)A man and woman are said to now be assisting police with the investigation.

Military dogs put down for being 'unfit for service' could be pets

Military dogs put down for being 'unfit for service' could be pets

A new report claims that military dogs are being put down when they are no longer fit for service before they are even given the chance to become pets.

Anxiety hotline for dogs launches for Bonfire Night

Anxiety hotline for dogs launches for Bonfire Night

(Picture: Metro.co.uk)If you’re a dog owner, you’ll know that fireworks can be seriously stressful – and bonfire night is probably an annual source of anxiety.

Be careful of puppy poop – it can make you sick

Be careful of puppy poop – it can make you sick

The other 27 had either bought a Petland puppy, shopped at Petland or visited someone who had purchased a puppy from Petland, the CDC report says.Infected dogs may or may not show signs of illness, such as diarrhoea, vomiting, or a fever, so it's important to take precautions when around dogs, the CDC says.To prevent catching campylobacter from dogs, the CDC advises that you:Wash your hands thoroughly after touching dogs, their poop, or their food.

Is your dog fat? Fitness trackers help put fat pets on a diet

Is your dog fat? Fitness trackers help put fat pets on a diet

He moved to San Francisco for three months, tracked down Czech manufacturers and a customer service subcontractor.Owners willing to splurgeTwo years later, production and sales of the Actijoy fitness trackers have begun, with one unit costing about $300.

The big picture: a bloodhound gets ready to shine at the Manchester dog show, 1966

The big picture: a bloodhound gets ready to shine at the Manchester dog show, 1966

Baker, born in Salford in 1932, has become most celebrated for her poignant, snatched documentary photographs of street life in her native city during the years of slum clearance. Dog Show 1961-1978 by Shirley Baker is published on Thursday (£14.95, Hoxton Mini Press)

Dogs can recognise liars

Dogs can recognise liars

The experiment also showed that dogs don’t like it if people are rude to their owners or treat their owners badly. As most pet owners say, “we don’t trust someone if our dog doesn’t”.

Dog lost in Richmond Park can’t stop wagging his tail when owner finds him

Dog lost in Richmond Park can’t stop wagging his tail when owner finds him

A search party of owners and their border terriers turned up to help (Picture: Kennedy News and Media)She continued: ‘I met a kind stranger who called the park police and spoke to them.

Dogs drag owners through the mud to raise money for pets everywhere

Dogs drag owners through the mud to raise money for pets everywhere

(Picture: Dan Rowlands/SWNS.com)The events are being held to raise money for – you guessed it – cats and dogs. (Picture: Dan Rowlands/SWNS.com)Because what better way to show your support for your pooch than to dive into mud together.

Meet 3 fearless canine finalists in American Humane Hero Dog Awards

Meet 3 fearless canine finalists in American Humane Hero Dog Awards

Meet 3 fearless canine finalists in American Humane Hero Dog Awards copied! The American Humane Hero Dog Awards this month is honoring courageous canines that provide services in many different forms. Read More

Hero Dog Awards: Meet some of the heroic finalists defying the odds

Hero Dog Awards: Meet some of the heroic finalists defying the odds

Hero Dog Awards: Meet some of the heroic finalists defying the odds copied! The American Humane Hero Dog Awards air on Hallmark Channel on Oct. 24.

Dog riddled with cancer found collapsed and tied up in park

Dog riddled with cancer found collapsed and tied up in park

Passers-by grew concerned after spotting him at Clissold Park, in Stoke Newington, on Wednesday (Picture: Google Maps)The charity has appealed for information and is trying to find out why someone ‘dumped’ him at a time he ‘needed them the most’.

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