Should You Teach Your Dog to “Go Potty” on Cue?

Travis, a 12-year-old Chihuahua, is unhappy being outside in inclement weather. “He does not like rain or snow or cold temperatures,” says the head...

Norway Bans the Breeding of Two Popular Dog Breeds, Citing Severe Health Problems

Norway has banned the breeding of English bulldogs and cavalier King Charles spaniels, both among the most popular dog breeds. The ban came in...

Don’t Pet the Service Dog

Why do people with service dogs ask people to stop petting their animals, even if they’re just sitting still and the dog isn’t working...

New Chemotherapy Drug for Common Cancer Can Be Given at Home

Lymphoma is one of the most common cancers to befall dogs, accounting for somewhere between 10 and 20 percent of all canine cancers in...

Dear Doctor: The therapeutic diet doesn’t seem to be working

Q. We had a little dog who needed surgery to remove bladder stones made of calcium oxalate. After that, she was prescribed a diet...