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.

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)

‘She was becoming a star’: what happens when your Instagram-famous pet dies?

‘She was becoming a star’: what happens when your Instagram-famous pet dies?

When Chloe died on 25 October 2017, Edwards wasn’t able to talk publicly about the incident – beyond an Instagram post notifying Chloe’s fans – over fear she might jeopardise negotiations for compensation from the pet hospital, BluePearl.

Snapchat introduces new filters for cats

Snapchat introduces new filters for cats

Snapchat has introduced filters specifically for cats, meaning you can now make it look like your pet is wearing glasses. Try them meow,” the company wrote on Twitter, alongside clips of the new filters, which include devil wings, glasses, unicorn horns, flower crowns and animal ears.

100 Loyal Faces

100 Loyal Faces

When we heard about 100 Loyal Faces, a charitable project started by photographer Peta Santoro to support the Soi Dog Foundation, we jumped at the opportunity to raise awareness of her efforts. https://www.facebook.com/The100LoyalFacesProject

Service dog poses for yearbook photo (with bow tie!) and melts hearts everywhere

Service dog poses for yearbook photo (with bow tie!) and melts hearts everywhere

Every year, students and staff at schools around the country line up to have their yearbook photos taken. "It's his third year appearing in the yearbook," said Monique Chaffin, mother of 10-year-old Daegan Welch, whom Rowdy accompanies to school every day.

Pink mourns the loss of her beloved dog after she says one last 'goodbye'

Pink mourns the loss of her beloved dog after she says one last 'goodbye'

Thinking about you and sending love." Other fans commented about the loss of their own pets, posting broken heart emojis and paw prints and sharing the pain with Pink as she says goodbye to her four-legged friend.

Animal Selfie: How to Take a Good Selfie with Your Pet

Animal Selfie: How to Take a Good Selfie with Your Pet

If you’re wondering how to take a good selfie with your pet, here are some tips to help get your dog or cat comfortable and looking cute for the camera so you can share your animal selfies with the world.

'Dad Bods and Dogs' calendar helps rescue pups find homes

'Dad Bods and Dogs' calendar helps rescue pups find homes

'Dad Bods and Dogs' calendar helps rescue pups find homes copied! Dallas-based photographer Ricki Beason is putting a twist on the hunky firefighter calendars in the name of charity.

Do you look like your dog? Canine-human lookalikes in pictures

Do you look like your dog? Canine-human lookalikes in pictures

Gerrad Gethings says: “Certain breeds would be essential because of their unique characteristics: Afghan hounds, poodles, pugs, bulldogs etc. Many of the subjects I stopped in the park or on the bus, and had to find a tactful way of saying you look exactly like a poodle, can I take your photograph?

Dog pictures dominate Instagram Photography Competition

Dog pictures dominate Instagram Photography Competition

(Picture: Manon.blossier, elo_pbrt/PIPA)To be a big hit on Instagram you need to master quality pictures in three categories: travels, food, and probably the most important – pets. Caption: Photobox Instagram Photography Awards for dogs Credit: constance.michaely/PIPA

Stop what you’re doing and look at these super cool surfing dogs

Stop what you’re doing and look at these super cool surfing dogs

(Picture: Tim Auer / Caters News)If you’re having a bad day, don’t worry, we’re about to make things a little better. (Picture: Tim Auer / Caters News) (Picture: Tim Auer / Caters News) (Picture: Tim Auer / Caters News)

Dog who played Duke in famous Bush's Baked Beans commercials has died

Dog who played Duke in famous Bush's Baked Beans commercials has died

One of the dogs who played Duke in the commercials for Bush's Baked Beans has died. Bush's Beans issued a statement on Facebook remembering Sam, after being "overwhelmed by fan interest."

‘Dad Bods and Dogs’ calendar is helping rescue pups find homes

‘Dad Bods and Dogs’ calendar is helping rescue pups find homes

For the calendar's May photo, Derrick poses pooch Tux, who's up for adoption in Dallas at rescue beneficiary The Love Pit. Ricki Beason

Dog hilariously photobombs couple's wedding photo

Dog hilariously photobombs couple's wedding photo

Boone stole the show at Angie Blumberg and Jayce Conway's July 28 wedding ceremony at the Rainbow Ranch Lodge in Big Sky, Montana. Angie Blumberg and Jayce Conway, both 30, married in Big Sky, Montana, on July 28 with their Labrador retriever, Boone, standing dutifully by their sides.

Man gets honest about relationship's 'pecking order' in hilarious engagement pic

Man gets honest about relationship's 'pecking order' in hilarious engagement pic

Joe and Nikki Tingley from Merrimack, New Hampshire, took that idea to the next level when they included Nikki’s adorable German shepherd mix, Buddy, in their spring 2016 engagement photo shoot.

Piper dead: Dog which kept airport safe for years before going viral with Top Gun photo dies

Piper dead: Dog which kept airport safe for years before going viral with Top Gun photo dies

In a Reddit question-and-answer forum, Edwards said Piper took about a year and a half of "passive training" - plus three days or so of acclimation to the goggles - to be ready for his chasing and patrolling duties.

Finding a Lost Pet

Finding a Lost Pet

If there are no shelters close to your home, contact the police.Tell Your Social Media NetworksSend an email about your lost pet to local friends, colleagues and family members and ask them to pass on the information to anyone they can.

Have you seen these photographs of Bollywood celebs and their pets?

From posting their photographs of their pets on social media to doing photoshoots, supporting animal welfare campaigns to adopting strays, some celebs have done it all to express their love for their pets. I need more #Mommy&Me time #xoxo A post shared by Diana Chopra (@diariesofdiana) on Oct 8, 2017 at 9:10am PDT