Dogs First Domesticated in Europe Study Says

Every dog has its day, and scientists are trying to figure out when that first day happened. At some point in ancient history humans developed close relationships with four-legged creatures that would have otherwise been wild, fierce wolves. A new study in the journal…

Treating your Dog for Fleas

What Are Fleas? With nearly 2,000 species and subspecies, fleas thrive in warm, humid environments, and feed on the blood of their hosts. Dogs play host to the cat flea (Ctenocephalides felis), whose dark brown or black body is usually one to three millimeters…

Stevan Seagal Adopts A Dog in Romania

      BUCHAREST, Romania— He plays the tough guy in movies but actor Steven Seagal showed his soft side when he “adopted” one of Bucharest’s street dogs. The dogs have been in the news after a 4-year-old boy was fatally mauled by a…

Taming a Cat’s Agression Towards People

It’s distressing to have an animal you lavish with love show her appreciation with bites and scratches. Here are several scenarios to explain why cats can be aggressive toward people, along with solutions to keep you from visiting the first-aid kit.   Play aggression…

Teaching your Dog How to Lay Down

If you want a well-mannered dog, teaching him to lie down on command, or cue, is a must. This useful skill can help your dog control his impulses and help you control your dog. There are all kinds of things a dog can’t do…

Remington the Dog, Alerts Family to Safety After Fire

A dog is being hailed as a hero today in Pampa after alerting her family to a fire at their home early this morning. Her name is Remmington. Before today she was just a stray Chocolate Lab and Pit Bull mix that the Stover…