Children who grow up in pup-friendly homes might face lower risk of developing schizophrenia later in life.
Hold off on giving your four-legged friend another bite of something sweet until you check the label—artificial sweeteners could lead to trouble.
Introducing a dog into your busy life could be just the ticket to less stress and better health—but only if you commit to regular walks.
Cortisol levels in dogs often mirror those of stressed-out pet owners.
For elderly Americans, dog walking is about as enjoyable as it gets when it comes to exercise—just remember to factor in the risks for falls.
The invasive species has already made itself known in more than nine states.
Early exposure to cats and dogs may offer some protection from developing allergies and some chronic lung conditions.
Fido could be infected with Campylobacter and not be sick, but may still carry the germ.
It turns out, watching Grumpy Cat can make you less grumpy.
Researchers find that viruses can jump from pigs to dogs, and that influenza is becoming increasingly diverse in dogs. This spells trouble for humans.
Want to avoid a heart attack or lift the cloud of depression? The benefits of owning a pooch may surprise you.
Sharing sleeping space with your dog may disrupt your shut-eye.
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