How to Train Your Dog to Drop It

How to Train Your Dog to Drop It

It can be useful in dog obedience training and other skills, such as “fetch.” You can ask a dog who knows “drop it” to drop the ball at your feet after she fetches it and avoid having to chase her down or wrench the ball out of her mouth.

Town in California chooses Max the golden retriever to be its mayor

Town in California chooses Max the golden retriever to be its mayor

In 2012, the small town of Idyllwild, California elected its very first Mayor, an exceptionally good boy named Max who also happens to be a golden retriever. (Picture: Mayor Max/Facebook)Idyllwild is a non-incorporated town, meaning they aren’t eligible for ordinary municipal elections.

Emma wins the title of world’s fastest pug for the third year running

Emma wins the title of world’s fastest pug for the third year running

(Picture: AP)Although some pugs struggled to compete the 50 metres in under 40 seconds and others got adorably distracted and ran the wrong way, Emma flew across the finishing line.

Wetherspoon bans dogs from all its pubs and hotels nationwide

Wetherspoon bans dogs from all its pubs and hotels nationwide

It’s the home of the comfortingly cheap full English, the classic Curry Club and the place where you can start downing pints at 9am in a completely judgement-free atmosphere but dogs are going to be banned in Wetherspoon pubs and hotels across the country.

It's Bring Your Dog to Work Day! What You Need to Know to Make Your Office Pet-Friendly.

It's Bring Your Dog to Work Day! What You Need to Know to Make Your Office Pet-Friendly.

And 37 percent of the pet parents polled said they would sacrifice benefits like vacation time or work from home days in order to enjoy a pet-friendly workplace.

Zsa Zsa, winner of the World's Ugliest Dog contest, has died

Zsa Zsa, winner of the World's Ugliest Dog contest, has died

Zsa Zsa, the lovable English bulldog who was named the World's Ugliest Dog last month, has died at 9 years old. Zsa Zsa, the winner of the World's Ugliest Dog contest last month, has died at 9 years old.

Emergency Care for Your Pet

Emergency Care for Your Pet

Take care to support his neck and back in case he’s suffered any spinal injuries.For cats: Gently place a blanket or towel over the cat’s head to prevent biting; then slowly lift the cat and place her in an open-topped carrier or box.

Tattoo fail: Man’s tribute to rescue dog goes wrong

Picture: RedditSource:RedditPosting photos to Facebook the man, who remains unnamed, wrote: “For those of you who know Bear know that he has a tattoo that was given to him by his previous owners.“It sickens me to know that people actually tattoo their pets.“So tonight, I got his tattoo.”A commenter was quick to point out “that means he is neutered!”Man's tattoo fail after trying to support his dog.

How to Care for Dogs in LA

How to Care for Dogs in LA

Around, let's say, 2004, Tinkerbell and her human were the epitome of a growing trend of people who didn't just love their dogs, but treated them like tiny people.