Organizers of the Beggin' Pet Parade in Missouri said they set a world record by gathering 1,326 costumed dogs in a single location.
It's time for the annual advice for keeping pets safe and sound during the hectic holidays.
Putting your fat pet on a diet can do more than save the pet's life – it can save you big money.
Many would say the value of a pet is priceless, but legally just how much is a fuzzy, furry or feathered friend really worth?
I haven't seen a black cat that had been roaming the neighborhood before Halloween. I hope nothing happened to it.
America's millions of pet lovers apparently aren't too worried about the threat of a double-dip recession.
For the majority of pet owners there's no place more pet-friendly that the local public park, even though communities with lease laws frown on letting dogs run loose.
At least one major Canadian airline is ignoring a vote by the Canadian Medical Association recommending most pets be barred from airplane cabins.
Years ago when I moved from the big city to the suburbs I would take my dog everywhere around the pleasant little town where we had relocated.
Research by psychologists at Miami University and St. Louis University indicates pet ownership is good for the average person's health as well as happiness.
South Korea's Ministry of Food, Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries is doubling fines on people convicted of cruelty to animals.
Organizers of a dog-meat festival at a suburban South Korean market near Seoul canceled the weekend event because of pressure from protesters who oppose the slaughter of dogs.
A Wisconsin man who left his pet dog inside a hot car in 93 degree weather Monday was ticketed for leaving an animal in a car for more than 15 minutes.
In a sign of China's growing affluence, the city of Shanghai this month instituted a "one-dog policy" to control the number of pet animals.
A headline in the Toronto Sun sports section called last week's NCAA final "a mutt ugly" game between the UConn Huskies and the Butler Bulldogs.