Before adding a touch of nature to your home with houseplants, it's important to know what types of plants may be harmful to your cat and which are safe.
Valentine's Day is around the corner and you just realized that you don't have a date. How about giving man's best friend a shot?
Dogs may be more than best friends for military veterans struggling with post-traumatic stress disorder, a small study suggests.
One of America's favorite dog breeds, the Labrador retriever, has a genetic variant that seems to make them more likely to gain weight, a new study suggests.
Pets may bring many health benefits to homeless children, but they can also make it tougher to find shelter or to use other social services, new Canadian research suggests.
While dogs read facial expressions in much the same way as people do, they consider the source of a threatening expression before deciding how to respond, a new study suggests.
Cuddling with your dog or cat when you have a cold or flu is safe for both of you, an infectious-disease expert says.
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