On Saturday, dogs and their owners came out to Imperial Beach in San Diego for the 10th annual Unleashed by Petco Dog Surf Competition.
In June, I joined Los Perros Project on a mission trip to Peru, where we spayed and neutered more than 100 animals.
Animal activists have much to celebrate in a ruling that upholds Phoenix's law requiring pet stores to only carry dogs and cats from shelters and rescue organizations.
Some people think the Staffordshire Bull Terrier is the same as a Pit Bull, but he's really not.
He's thriving now, thanks to his family, who having adopted Piper the One-Eyed Painting Bulldog had special needs experience. Ogden had two weeks with Piper before her recent death.
We have two dog holidays this weekend: Today is National Mutt Day, and tomorrow is DOGust the First. How will you celebrate?
Swimming allows your dog to exercise while keeping cool during the hot summer months. Follow these rules to make the most of pooltime.
The dogs were only meant to be at Mount Hope Kennels for six weeks, but a private contractor abandoned them. More than a year later, the owner continues to care for them.
Before you hit the road, check out these helpful tips on taking car trips with your pup.
Keith Hopkin, who created the delightful "Dogs in Cars" videos, shot this mock PSA about dogs who are suffering from a lack of web presence.
The Missouri-based crafter uses wool to create lifelike dogs and other animals. The results are adorable.
The retiring police dog needed expensive medical care, more than what his department or handler could afford. The new fund paid his vet bills.
"What Pet Should I Get," the "new" but very outdated book by Dr. Seuss, doesn't cover the realities of buying pets from a store.
In the last five weeks, four K9 officers have died nationwide from being left in hot cars. What can be done?
These giant dogs are also helping to save cheetahs from extinction in Africa.
The brave American Bulldog mix needs the right adopters to step up and give her the loving family she deserves.
There's a difference between Pit Bulls and mountain lions, but apparently one man in Milwaukee doesn't know that.
Diana R. Laverdure, aka the Pet Food Diva, shares recipes for treats she makes to keep her dog, Chase, cool in summer.
Trucker has many uses for his feet and loves to keep them clean, which got me to wondering: Do other dogs have a favorite body part?
Young patients who have undergone craniofacial surgery socialized with dogs who have had similar procedures. The annual event provides therapy for dogs and humans alike.
Groomers let their imagination run wild, snipping the likes of Snow White, Hello Kitty, and Luigi into coats at the annual pet industry convention.
Up to 25 percent of the nation's homeless live on the streets with pets. This organization lends them a helping hand.
Actor and host of the new series "Time Traveling With Brian Unger" shares his love of dogs, including his own French Mastiff and Great Dane.
The superheroes in the Marvel Comics universe have now been rendered as dogs, thanks to artist Josh Lynch.
The touching photo went viral hours before the dogs were to be euthanized. A local veterinarian saw the post and stepped up to foster, saving them at the last minute.
Without dogs to kill rats, many farmers in years past would not have survived. Let's look at the best rat-catching breeds.
The ASPCA has designated Tuesday, July 21, as No Pet Store Puppies Day. It's a good opportunity to look at the real cost behind that puppy in the window.
Canine pancreatitis occurs when a dog’s pancreas becomes inflamed, which happened to our poor Sparky. This is what you should know about the life-threatening condition.
Thanks to the state's steep terrain, these brave volunteers must complete about seven cliff rescues a year, reuniting beloved pets with their families.
Piper, a 12-year-old special needs Bulldog, was adored by her family and fans. On Friday, cancer and heart disease ended her art career and life.
Best Friends introduced Beadle—host of "SportsNation" and human to three adopted dogs—as its new celebrity spokesperson on Monday.
Not all dogs like wearing sunglasses, but the ones who do -- wow! Just look at these stylish pups.
Found with a broken back during a drug raid, Maria has moved on to advocate against dog fighting and for acceptance of the differently abled.
A "Guardian" columnist sees her decision as an opportunity to promote adoption. Plenty of Corgis need a forever palace.
The Arizona Cardinals free safety sits in a car until it reaches 120 degrees F., demonstrating the health dangers for dogs left in the same situation.
I put my dog, Riggins, though the paces at Dognition, a website that offers a personality assessment for dogs.
It originally looked like Johnny Depp would face 10 years in prison for illegally bringing the family dogs into Australia, but instead wife Amber Heard has been charged.
The Ohio artist is painting a different adoptable animal — from dogs and cats to rabbits and pigs — from a no-kill shelter every week, with an exhibit due in 2016.