The Dog House review – a pure-hearted paean to puppy love

The Dog House review – a pure-hearted paean to puppy love

The Dog House (Channel 4) arrives at the perfect time to capture the national obsession with canine cuteness, but also to offer wise lessons on responsible pet ownership, and to call for greater consideration of what animals need – as opposed to what works for the humans in charge of them.

Puppy miraculously survives 40ft fall from bridge into frozen river

Puppy miraculously survives 40ft fall from bridge into frozen river

Monty has made a full recovery after his owner Phil Hobbins jumped in after him (Pictures: PA)A puppy miraculously survived a 40ft fall from a bridge which ‘should have killed him’.

Autumn Safety Tips

Autumn Safety Tips

Fall is back-to-school time, and those of you with young children know that means stocking up on items like glue sticks, pencils and magic markers.

Man turns his back garden into peaceful paradise for his poorly dog

Man turns his back garden into peaceful paradise for his poorly dog

Along with a waterfall and massive koi pond, the garden has a Tiki bar (Picture: William Lailey / CATERS NEWS)Chris transformed the garden with help from his wife and some friends from the building trade.

Cat falls from sky, knocks pensioner out then gets in fight with his dog

Cat falls from sky, knocks pensioner out then gets in fight with his dog

Remarkable footage shows an elderly gentleman in northern China fall to the ground after being struck by the animal, before his dog stops sniffing a nearby tree, notices what has happened and corners the cat.

Give your furry babies some TLC at home during the lockdown

Give your furry babies some TLC at home during the lockdown

The type of brush you use depends on the coat condition of your pet.Bathe your pet, but not every day: Dogs have a very different skin texture, so it’s important not to use soap or shampoo meant for humans.

Watch Jimmy Fallon's dog, Gary, crash his monologue

Watch Jimmy Fallon's dog, Gary, crash his monologue

Jimmy Fallon’s dog, Gary , barked in — err, barged in — on his monologue during Wednesday night’s episode of his at-home “Tonight Show.”.Did you think I called you?” he said while petting the dog, who had a tennis ball in her mouth.

Labrador retriever tops the list of most popular dogs in America (again!)

Labrador retriever tops the list of most popular dogs in America (again!)

The German shepherd, golden retriever and French Bulldog all followed Labradors but the Pembroke Welsh corgi made it into the top ten for the first time, knocking out the Yorkshire terrier.

Cool cat facts

Cool cat facts

Cats can drink seawater because, unlike humans, they can filter out salt and use the water content to hydrate their bodies. Only cats can hear these sounds, not dogs or humans.

These dogs are enjoying the snow more than anyone

These dogs are enjoying the snow more than anyone

While snow has settled in some parts of the UK already, it doesn’t look like it’s going anywhere anytime soon as the UK is facing ‘very significant snowfall’ this week.

How Her Cat Saved Sierra from a Parkinson’s Freezing Episode

How Her Cat Saved Sierra from a Parkinson’s Freezing Episode

According to the National Parkinson’s Foundation, the cause of freezing is unknown, but stressful situations may trigger episodes. The experience taught Sierra that she was able to break out of “freezing” episodes by use of an alternative movement—petting the cat had unlocked the brain "freeze." “Now, when my hand "sticks" to an armrest, I free it by clapping my hands.

See Jimmy Fallon's hilarious reaction to meeting Robert Irwin's animals

See Jimmy Fallon's hilarious reaction to meeting Robert Irwin's animals

Jimmy Fallon with an aardvark and and animal expert Robert Irwin. When comedian Kevin Hart co-hosted "The Tonight Show" with Fallon, Irwin was a guest and brought some exotic animals to the set that caused Hart to run off the stage.

Dog owners have lower risk of death, according to new study in Scientific Journal

Dog owners have lower risk of death, according to new study in Scientific Journal

Picture: Alex Coppel.Source:News Corp AustraliaThe odds of having a heart attack at all were 11 per cent lower in single dog owners.“A very interesting finding in our study was that dog ownership was especially prominent as a protective factor in persons living alone,” said study author Tove Fall, “which is a group reported previously to be at higher risk of cardiovascular disease and death than those living in a multi-person household.