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Nearly 5 million bitten by dogs each year

It's a biting statistic: 4.7 million people -- half of them children under 12 -- are bitten each year by a dog.

Thursday - 05/16/2013, 05:58am EDT

Tags: Hank Silverberg, dog, bites,

Fluffy and Fido are good for your heart

Owning a pet, particularly a dog, could lower your risk of heart disease.

Monday - 05/13/2013, 05:17am EDT

Tags: del walters, heart health, pets, cats, American Heart Association

Fauquier kennel owner files defamation suit against humane inspector

Irina Barrett of Broad Run alleges that Hilleary Bogley, the Fauquier County court-appointed humane inspector and operator of the Middleburg Humane Foundation, defamed her in a report that detailed the conditions at Barrett's Broad Run property.

Wednesday - 04/24/2013, 04:39am EDT

Tags: Fauquier County, canis maximus, middleburg humane foundation, irina barrett, hilleary bogley, Kate Ryan,

Dogs who preyed on Md. livestock have been killed

Two dogs responsible for preying on dozens of livestock in Frederick County have themselves been killed.

Saturday - 04/20/2013, 05:35pm EDT

Tags: livestock

Airport pups help nervous fliers relax

Los Angeles International Airport has launched a program called Pets Unstressing Passengers.

Thursday - 04/18/2013, 07:44am EDT

Tags: andrew mollenbeck, lax, airports, Pets Unstressing Passengers

How to tell if Fido is the next Michael Phelps

All dogs go to heaven, but do all dogs know how to swim?

Friday - 04/05/2013, 12:50pm EDT

Tags: swimming, pets, david burd

Ask Dr. Pawz: How do you heal a dog's recurring eye infection?

Dr. Pawz advises on fixing a recurring eye infection and getting an indoor urination problem checked in this week's dog-focused column.

Wednesday - 04/03/2013, 02:02pm EDT

Tags: veterinarian, spay, spay or neuter, Dr. Pawz, pets, Ask Dr. Pawz, Katy Nelson

Keep pets safe on Easter: Hide the chocolate and count your eggs

Chocolate bunnies and eggs are delicious, but they can also be deadly in high amounts to our pets. Here are a few tips to keep your pets safe during Easter weekend.

Thursday - 03/28/2013, 02:02pm EDT

Tags: pets, Easter, chocolate, Easter eggs, cats, holidays, Dr. Pawz, Katy Nelson

Pet of the week: Carmen, Siamese mix

This week's Pet of the Week is Carmen. She enjoys snuggling, playing and needs a loving home.

Friday - 03/22/2013, 10:05am EDT

Tags: Washington Animal Rescue League, cats, adoption, Pet of the Week

5 things you don't know about the Washington Humane Society

From a program for soldiers interested in animal training to pet abuse centers, here are a few features offered by the Washington Humane Society that you may not know about.

Thursday - 03/21/2013, 11:32am EDT

Tags: Washington Humane Society, cats, adoption, animal abuse, spay, neuter, Dr. Pawz, Katy Nelson

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