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should I get a second dog?
Would my dog be happier with another dog in the house? Would I?
César Chávez and His Dogs
An iconic figure in the history of American farm labor was influenced by his German Shepherds.
dogs detect coronavirus
In a proof-of-concept study led by the School of Veterinary Medicine, dogs identified positive samples with 96% accuracy.
Why Do Dogs Chase Garbage Trucks?
Why do some dogs seem to lose their minds when a truck goes by?
Documenting the canine search for the world’s most expensive fungi.
Curbside Veterinary Service
Some veterinarians discover pros to the pandemic protocol
Prevent Extraneous Testing (PET) Act, a.k.a. SB 252 California
If passed, the PET Act will make some of those tests illegal in California.
dog bff
BFF quiz parody aimed at dog people seems normal
Dogs in the study wore activity monitors on their collars for a two-week period, and their owners filled out a questionnaire on the dogs' sleep patterns.
Study sets baseline for sleep patterns in healthy adult dogs.
Major, President Joe Biden & Champ Photo by Adam Schultz, Chief Official White House Photographer
Major is involved in an embarrassing incident at the White House.
Patient Iris and her assistance dog Sandy in the recovery room after surgery. While dogs may be allowed in recovery rooms their access is often restricted due to concerns over hygiene. (Photograph courtesy of Utrecht University)
Assistance dogs’ paws are cleaner than their users’ shoe soles, Utrecht University researchers discover.