Would Your Dog Eat You if You Died? Get the Facts. loading...
Would Your Dog Eat You if You Died? Get the Facts.
You might not look at your beloved Bella or Buddy the same way after reading this.
Exclusive: Bone-Sniffing Dogs to Hunt for Amelia Earhart's Remains loading...
Exclusive: Bone-Sniffing Dogs to Hunt for Amelia Earhart's Remains
In what may be the best chance yet to learn the famous aviator's fate, forensic dogs are headed to a Pacific island to search for her bones.
Struggling Relationship? Science Says Puppy Pictures May Help. loading...
Struggling Relationship? Science Says Puppy Pictures May Help.
A new Department of Defense-funded study found that couples who viewed images of cute animals next to photos of their partners developed more positive associations over time.
Dog Meat Still on Sale at Controversial Festival loading...
Dog Meat Still on Sale at Controversial Festival
Animal-welfare advocacy groups had celebrated rumours of a ban—but new videos suggest that sales have continued.
Dog Meat Sales Reportedly Banned at Infamous Festival loading...
Dog Meat Sales Reportedly Banned at Infamous Festival
Animal advocates express hope that the ban is a “nail in the coffin” for China’s trade in dog and cat meat.
Dog's Death Spotlights Use of Cyanide 'Bombs' to Kill Predators loading...
Dog's Death Spotlights Use of Cyanide 'Bombs' to Kill Predators
One of the weapons the U.S. government uses to poison predators killed a pet Labrador in Idaho, sparking new calls to ban the devices.
Exclusive: Jungle Puppies Captured on Film for the First Time loading...
Exclusive: Jungle Puppies Captured on Film for the First Time
A new effort to catalogue animals in Peru's rain forests has captured some incredible footage of a rarely seen canine.
'Extinct' Mountain Dogs Rediscovered in the Wild loading...
'Extinct' Mountain Dogs Rediscovered in the Wild
Unseen for more than 50 years, the New Guinea highland wild dog has at last been confirmed in its natural island habitat.
This Is Your Brain on Puppy Pictures loading...
This Is Your Brain on Puppy Pictures
This National Puppy Day, we explore the science of cute with the help of vintage National Geographic pictures.
Climate Change is Rerouting America's Famous Dog Sled Race loading...
Climate Change is Rerouting America's Famous Dog Sled Race
In Alaska, a warm winter is hurting hunting, transportation — and the Iditarod
Trick or Treat: Conniving Behavior Discovered in Dogs loading...
Trick or Treat: Conniving Behavior Discovered in Dogs
Dogs demonstrate deception in new study, deliberately leading humans who withheld treats astray
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Dogs and humans share a social bond unlike any two species on the planet. But how does your dog really feel about you? Dog scientist Dr. Brian Hare has created a series of games to help you better understand your canine companion.

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