Watch this talented cocker spaniel play tennis with his owner

Watch this talented cocker spaniel play tennis with his owner

Emily discovered his hidden talent (Picture: Kennedy News/@trickspaniel)Now the best buddies play tennis multiple times a day.In action (Picture: Kennedy News/@trickspaniel)Their tennis video on Instagram has now been viewed more than 19,800 times and received more than 1,300 likes – and Emily says people constantly message her for dog-training tips.

Can your pup remember their toys’ names? They might be a genius like these dogs

Can your pup remember their toys’ names? They might be a genius like these dogs

In the study, the researchers wanted to push the limits of their talent, so they challenged the owners to teach their dogs the names of six and then 12 new toys, for one week.

Lester Holt's dog was VERY excited to welcome him home from Tokyo

Lester Holt's dog was VERY excited to welcome him home from Tokyo

The "NBC Nightly News" anchor's labradoodle, Lucy, couldn't contain her joy when Lester returned home after 2 1/2 weeks in Tokyo covering the Olympics.Lester added — perhaps unsurprisingly — that Lucy always gives him a special greeting when he arrives home at the end of his day.

Corgi police dog retires after seven years sniffing out crime

Corgi police dog retires after seven years sniffing out crime

Redhead’s short stature came in handy when sniffing objects close to the ground (Picture: TASS/Getty) Redhead and his owner Olga Chumarova (Picture: TASS/Getty) Redhead has a natural talent for tricks and commands (Picture: TASS/Getty)But where Redhead lacked in size and strength, he more than made up for it with obedience, agility and talent for tricks and commands.

Crufts 2020: How do dogs get their pedigree names?

Crufts 2020: How do dogs get their pedigree names?

Annually the prestigious dog show is organised by The Kennel Club, which is also the major body responsible for the naming and registering of pedigree dogs.But for a purebred dog to be considered pedigree, the dog must be registered by an organisation such as The Kennel Club.

Dog holds six tennis balls in his mouth and breaks the Guinness World Record

Dog holds six tennis balls in his mouth and breaks the Guinness World Record

The six-year-old pup has managed to fit six tennis balls in his mouth – which means he has broken the world record.He managed five tennis balls in his mouth at one time.

Cats are just as loyal to their owners as dogs, study finds

Cats are just as loyal to their owners as dogs, study finds

Researchers from Oregon State University say they have found that, just like children and dogs, cats form emotional attachments to their caregivers including something known as “secure attachment” – when the presence of a caregiver helps them to feel secure and calm.

'Office' star Angela Kinsey does the best impressions of her pets

'Office' star Angela Kinsey does the best impressions of her pets

Angela Kinsey might be most known for playing cat-loving Angela Martin on “The Office,” and turns out, she is a pet lover in real life, too.Kinsey said she talks to her pets all the time.

Clever street dog fakes broken leg to get snacks

Clever street dog fakes broken leg to get snacks

Watching Gae struggle with his limp leg is tragic (Picture: Viral Press) He seems helpless as he hunches over trying to pull himself along (Picture: Viral Press) But he soon springs up and runs around wagging his tale (Picture: Viral Press)She said: ‘This old dog has lived my workplace for a few years.

Cats able to recognise their own names, study finds

Cats able to recognise their own names, study finds

“Some owners insist their cats can recognise their own names and words related to food.”. The team therefore proposed that cats may be able to discriminate between different words, particularly their own names.

Hill's Pet Nutrition recalls canned dog food that led to deaths of beloved pets

Hill's Pet Nutrition recalls canned dog food that led to deaths of beloved pets

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that Hill’s Pet Nutrition voluntarily recalled some canned dog food because of excessive levels of vitamin D, which can lead to serious illness and death.

How 'Full House' prepared Candace Cameron Bure for dog ownership

How 'Full House' prepared Candace Cameron Bure for dog ownership

Candace Cameron Bure has a giant dog and she’s proud of it. 'Fuller House' star Candace Cameron Bure calls her giant dog 'a small bear' In the 10th episode of “My Pet Tale,” Bure says she wouldn’t have any other dog in her life.

How Jane Lynch found comfort in her rescue dog's viral Instagram account

How Jane Lynch found comfort in her rescue dog's viral Instagram account

Jane Lynch didn’t expect to have an Instagram star on her hands in her rescue dog, Arbuckle. In the eighth episode of "My Pet Tale," Lynch details how her family adopted Arbuckle and created an Instagram account to document his journey through recovery and weight loss.

Viral YouTube star of Guava Juice reveals what it's like to have his dogs on set

Viral YouTube star of Guava Juice reveals what it's like to have his dogs on set

In the seventh episode of “My Pet Tale,” Fabito said he loves having his pups on set. You can watch Roi Fabito (aka Guava Juice) doing anything and everything on his YouTube channel! There's a new episode of "My Pet Tale" every Thursday on TODAY's YouTube channel.

Why chef Curtis Stone's dogs get incredible scraps

Why chef Curtis Stone's dogs get incredible scraps

In the sixth episode of "My Pet Tale," the "Top Chef Jr." host explains what life is like with his family's adorable pups: There's a new episode of "My Pet Tale" every Thursday on TODAY's YouTube channel.

Comedian Nicole Byer thinks her dogs are strange, but that's why she loves them

Comedian Nicole Byer thinks her dogs are strange, but that's why she loves them

When Nicole Byer decided she wanted a second dog, it was a calculated move. In the fifth episode of "My Pet Tale," the “Nailed It!” host recounts how one pooch had a “wild” encounter with some marijuana: “If you’ve never seen a dog high, it’s terrifying and very funny.”

Why Vanessa Lachey says her 11-year-old dog is her family's 'first born'

Why Vanessa Lachey says her 11-year-old dog is her family's 'first born'

Vanessa Lachey has a full house: three kids, husband Nick Lachey and a dog named Wookie, who makes sure his presence is known. In the fifth episode of "My Pet Tale," Lachey explains how Wookie fits into her family.

Vanessa Lachey imitates a famous Star Wars character to call her dog over

Vanessa Lachey imitates a famous Star Wars character to call her dog over

Vanessa Lachey imitates a famous Star Wars character to call her dog over copied! Wookie, now 11 years old, taught her a great deal about motherhood before she started having kids with husband Nick Lachey.

Why Dylan Dreyer's dog is the best big sister to baby Calvin

Why Dylan Dreyer's dog is the best big sister to baby Calvin

Then, after her son Calvin was born, Bosco adjusted wonderfully to having a new addition to the family. She always knew Bosco would be a part of their family — and fit in perfectly — from the moment they got her.

Bindi and Robert Irwin introduce their family pug, 'one of the sweetest' animals they know

Bindi and Robert Irwin introduce their family pug, 'one of the sweetest' animals they know

In the third episode of “My Pet Tale,” where celebrities share how their pets have shaped their lives, the Irwins describe Stella as a loving and important part of their family. “When we're not cuddling koalas in Australia, we are cuddling Stella, our little pug,” Bindi Irwin told TODAY.