Walking Dogs Is Sending Older People To The ER, Study SaysWalking a leashed dog can increase the risk of fractures in older adults, new research finds.
Dog DNA Testing Takes Off, And Generates DebateAs people peer into DNA for clues to health and heritage, man's best friend is under the microscope, too.
Brady, Gronk Still Hot Names For Dogs In BostonBoston dog owners still have love for Patriots players Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski, a new report shows.
'List May Grow': FDA Issues Alert On Dog Food Recalled Over Vitamin D LevelsThe FDA is warning pet owners that there could be more recalls of dog foods with potentially deadly levels of Vitamin D.
Women Sleep Better With Dogs By Their Side Instead Of Human Partners, Study ShowsDogs aren't just man's best friend.
Dogs That Escaped California Wildfires Up For Adoption In MassachusettsNortheast Animal Shelter says they’ve now taken in a total of 11 dogs.
Veterinarians Warn Dog Owners Of Leptospirosis Outbreak In BostonThe bacteria is potentially life-threatening and can be transmitted to humans.
FDA Warns Pet Owners About Flea, Tick Meds Linked To SeizuresThe FDA is warning pet owners that some flea and tick drugs have been associated with seizures in dogs and cats.
Boston Police Help Give Abandoned Dog A MakeoverA dog in distress on a hot summer day got a much-needed makeover thanks to the Boston police officers and a local business.
New Brain Cancer Treatment For Dogs Could Someday Help HumansResearchers at the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech are enrolling dogs with glioblastoma into a clinical trial to test the experimental drug.
Dog's Lick Causes Blood Infection, Man Has Limbs AmputatedThe dog lover contracted Capnocytophaga canimorsus, a bacteria found in dog saliva that can cause sepsis.