Arachnids make popular pets. They are a cinch to ship, and many species are relatively easy to care for.
Federal officials have accused a company that breeds dogs for research of violating animal welfare law and seized at least 145 beagles in acute distress.
More than 23 million American households added a cat or dog during the pandemic, and many of those animals have never known what it is...
U.S. Coast Guard officials say a crew rescued a dog lost overboard in Pamlico Sound in North Carolina.
Guinness World Records has declared 2 1/2-year-old Zeus the tallest dog in the world. He's heavy, too, weighing about 200 pounds.
The barks of Max the black Lab led rescuers to where Sherry Noppe had become disoriented in a thick, marshy part of a Houston-area park.
The story of a Philadelphia street cat who was attacked by dogs has captured hearts and brought in donations that will help other injured animals.
About 23 million American households adopted a pet during the pandemic. As offices start reopening, some companies are allowing employees to bring their pets.
Breed accounted for only about 9% of behavioral variation in individual dogs and no trait was unique to a single breed of dog, the study...
Research confirms what dog lovers know — every pup is truly an individual.