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Here's why some dogs are friendlier than others

A recent study has linked dogs' social skills to genetic variations in sensitivity for the hormone oxytocin.

11 Oct 2017 1:34 PM

An American woman is on a mission to rescue strays from Bali volcano

Californian woman is making daily forays around volcano to feed hungry temple dogs and rescue mutts left behind by fleeing communities.

03 Oct 2017 2:06 PM

Hormones that make dogs aggressive identified

Find out what "leash aggression" is.

01 Oct 2017 3:53 PM

Man's best friend aids Australian military vets with PTSD

Former personnel are more vulnerable as they tend to show signs of PTSD when they leave the forces.

29 Sep 2017 12:22 PM

Judge: Woman convicted of abuse can't own pets for 20 years

The judge rejected her appeals and ordering her to pay $1,200 in fines and $12,000 in restitution.

28 Sep 2017 12:11 PM


Stray dogs maul child to death in Guntur

In an attack that lasted more than 30-minutes, dogs bit the child all over his body, leaving him bleeding in a semi-conscious condition.

23 Sep 2017 11:56 AM

Children being exposed to pets, germs early on have reduced risk of asthma later, says study

According to study, contact with felines, mice and cockroaches as early as three-months-old lower chance of having asthma.

22 Sep 2017 11:58 AM

Animal abuse exists, even if we choose to look away

While violent people often start by abusing animals and then move to targeting humans, animal abuse can be curbed with rise in awareness.

18 Sep 2017 5:23 PM

Having a pet in bed affects quality sleep

According to research, sleep benefit extends only to having dogs in bedroom, not in bed, as it sacrifices quality sleep.

08 Sep 2017 10:49 AM

Turns out, it's happiness, not health that motivates dog walkers

Dog walking is used to meet the emotional needs of the owner and dog, study finds.

31 Aug 2017 4:42 PM


20 dogs have their day at Red Fort

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation from the 17-century iconic monument.

15 Aug 2017 8:18 PM

Pampered puppies less likely to become good guide dogs: study

For the study, researchers embedded themselves at a breeding facility to closely observe the dogs.

08 Aug 2017 7:09 PM

Top breeds of dogs most suited for apartment living

City dwelling is bad for dog lovers who want furry companions. We list pooches that are best suited to live in apartments.

02 Aug 2017 1:07 PM

UK researchers call for dog-lending to be on prescription

Here's what the study found.

26 Jul 2017 5:57 PM

Mexico subway is dog's world, but lost pups find a home

Since 2013, more than 250 lost dogs have been found inside Mexico City's subway, one of the biggest in the world.

26 Jul 2017 5:09 PM


Revolutionary treatment helping dogs with muscle dystrophy could help human next

Researchers have used revolutionary gene editing to resverse sumptoms of DMD in dogs and hope it paves way for human clinical trials.

26 Jul 2017 11:05 AM

Dog zoos to be set up in Kerala

Government plans to start canine zoos to rehabilitate strays and bot cull them.

12 Jul 2017 7:46 PM

Puppy pictures for happy marriage!

Study shows pictures of puppies could be the key to a happy relationship

21 Jun 2017 9:22 PM

Emma, the dog detective!

34-year-old started on the journey of finding out dogs after her pet went missing

20 Jun 2017 11:16 AM

Petcare during monsoon!

Here's a list to help pet lovers care for their furry friends during the rainy season

19 Jun 2017 3:20 PM