9 hours of sleep are key to dogs' happiness & health: Let them nap the day away

9 hours of sleep are key to dogs' happiness & health: Let them nap the day away

9 hours of sleep are key to dogs' happiness & health: Let them nap the day away.Sleep plays 'significant role' in dogs' wellbeing, study reveals (Image: Getty) Sign up for FREE for latest news plus tips to save money and the environment.

Adorable sleeping habits of dogs revealed in infographic

Adorable sleeping habits of dogs revealed in infographic

Almost half of dogs have amused their owners by waking themselves up after breaking wind (Image: SWNS)Six in ten (59 percent) admitted they should educate themselves more on dogs and their sleeping patterns to ensure they're living a healthy life.

Study: Pets help your child sleep better at night!

Study: Pets help your child sleep better at night!

Researchers at Concordia's Pediatric Public Health Psychology Lab (PPHP) found that the sleep quality of children sharing beds with their pets is much better than the ones who sleep alone.Sharing their bed with a pet brings positivity and sound sleep to children at night.

TODAY's Rom-Com Bracket Showdown: Which of the final 4 stole your heart?

TODAY's Rom-Com Bracket Showdown: Which of the final 4 stole your heart?

That’s right — to celebrate Valentine’s Day, we’ve assembled a bracket to find the film that melts hearts the most, the one that makes it skip a beat, the one we think about when we’re watching other movies and feel unfulfilled.

Tips to keep your furry pal warm in winter

Tips to keep your furry pal warm in winter

Winter is on and while we may cover up in the chill, pets also need to stay safe and warm.Winter may seem like a lazier season, but don’t let that come in the way of your pet’s grooming session.

Dog Adoption Checklist:Things You Need Before Adopting a Dog

Dog Adoption Checklist:Things You Need Before Adopting a Dog

Before your new dog arrives; there are a few things you need to prepare to make sure that he is comfortable and happy in his new environment.Don’t forget the right collar and leash for your puppy/dog’s current size.

Dogs & D-Day: How to include your pet in your wedding

Dogs & D-Day: How to include your pet in your wedding

Sharadha Vijay, who got married in a church in Chennai, says, "Since pets aren't allowed at the church, I threw a soiree the next day at a pet friendly venue, to specially include my baby Euro in my celebrations.

Vanderpump Rules: Lisa Vanderpump mourns the death of her pet baby Giggy

Vanderpump Rules: Lisa Vanderpump mourns the death of her pet baby Giggy

But as we say, the show must go on, the global beauty industry has beautifully adapted itself to the changing scenarios during the pandemic and people are back in the salons, the best part - the brides are back!photostory.

Sleeping with a dog in bed is actually good for you, says study

Sleeping with a dog in bed is actually good for you, says study

Think twice before kicking your pooch out the bed (Picture: Getty Images/EyeEm)If you’ve ever felt like you’ve needed to justify sharing a bed with your dog, then we have excellent news for you.

Why do cats sleep so much?

Why do cats sleep so much?

Sometimes we even wish to have a life of cat where we sleep for most of the day.Some cats cover their eyes and in a few minutes, they start to snore in deep sleep.

Corgi falling asleep after playing with dragon fruit gives owners a right scare

Corgi falling asleep after playing with dragon fruit gives owners a right scare

But after running over to the doggo, they soon realised Gody the corgi was just having a nap after a hard day chowing down some dragon fruit which we know is red on the outside.

From dog sleeping pose you can understand a lot !!!

From dog sleeping pose you can understand a lot !!!

Most dogs sleep in their bellies, but perhaps the super pups are the most lovely of all.Generally, dogs who hold this pose of sleep tend to be very laid back and have an independent streak.

I disliked giving and receiving presents – until Mum bought me an ear-flapping delight

I disliked giving and receiving presents – until Mum bought me an ear-flapping delight

No Christmas present will ever come close to how excellent that little jack russell was – it taught me about love, and the value of a perfect gift.

Tissue-loving dog Winzee gets her head stuck in the box

Tissue-loving dog Winzee gets her head stuck in the box

The one-year-old Morkie (a cross between a Yorkshire terrier and a Maltese) pup loves to play with tissues but took on more than she could chew when her head got trapped in the package.

Dog Idioms and Sayings

Dog Idioms and Sayings

But then again, for all we know half of our dogs’ barking may reference us, perhaps not in a positive light: But before our imagination about canine language gets us into the doghouse, let’s examine some human expressions referencing dogs, what they mean and which breeds might best illustrate the phrases.

17 Photos of Sleepy Dogs That’ll Make You Want to Climb Back into Bed

17 Photos of Sleepy Dogs That’ll Make You Want to Climb Back into Bed

2. Sleeping Sausages Courtesy of obi_and_kato/Instagram For these dogs, snoozing is always better when you can do it with a buddy… especially when your buddy is just as tiny, furry and cute as you are.

Women sleep better with a dog in the bed, researchers say

Women sleep better with a dog in the bed, researchers say

New findings by researchers at Cansius College, New York, showed that women who slept with a dog in their bed enjoyed a better quality of sleep, woke up earlier and felt safer.

Experience: I run a hospice for animals

Experience: I run a hospice for animals

Maggie and Osha inspired me to set up the Maggie Fleming animal hospice, offering end-of-life care for animals, in Dumfries in March 2016. We take animals from all over, but I cannot provide end-of-life care for all that need it, so I offer support to their owners instead.