Dog

Loyal companion: Dog turns fierce, saves woman from getting raped

Loyal companion: Dog turns fierce, saves woman from getting raped

A rapist was scared off by the aggressive dog when he tried to rape its owner in a park in UK.

Nov 04, 2017, 12:35 PM IST
Delhi man attacked with knives, rescued by pet dog

Delhi man attacked with knives, rescued by pet dog

A civic agency employee, who was attacked by a group of unidentified men with knives, was saved by his pet dog that pounced on the tormentors of its owner in outer Delhi's Mangolpuri area, police said today.

Oct 16, 2017, 09:16 AM IST
Watch: Mochi the dog enters Guinness World Records for the longest tongue

Watch: Mochi the dog enters Guinness World Records for the longest tongue

Her tongue measures a whopping 18.58 cm (7.31 in) in length and her owner says she is regularly stopped in the street by strangers keen to grab a photo with the slobbery pet.

Oct 04, 2017, 17:32 PM IST

US forces apologise for 'highly offensive' Afghan propaganda leaflet

The dog is considered unclean in Islam and associating an image of the animal with one of the religion`s most sacred texts prompted indignation. The Taliban said the leaflet showed American "hatred" of Islam.

Sep 06, 2017, 19:59 PM IST
Scientists develop new therapeutic antibody for dog cancers

Scientists develop new therapeutic antibody for dog cancers

 Japanese researchers have developed an antibody that induces immune responses, which significantly suppresses malignant cancers in dogs as well as increases their survival rate.

Aug 26, 2017, 19:22 PM IST
Dogs with cancer may survive longer with high cholesterol

Dogs with cancer may survive longer with high cholesterol

The findings showed that elevated total cholesterol was significantly associated with a reduced risk for overall mortality in dogs with osteosarcoma -- a type of malignant tumour that's often diagnosed in humans as well, typically afflicting teenagers and young adults.

Jul 27, 2017, 00:46 AM IST
When this pup came to know she's being abandoned (guaranteed to tug at the heartstrings) - Watch

When this pup came to know she's being abandoned (guaranteed to tug at the heartstrings) - Watch

Electra was abandoned by her owners at the Inland Valley Humane Society in Pomona, California, on May 17.

Jun 08, 2017, 16:03 PM IST
Meet Dr Doll - World’s smartest dog who sits on editorial boards of 7 medical journals

Meet Dr Doll - World’s smartest dog who sits on editorial boards of 7 medical journals

The Staffordshire terrier Ollie, publishing under the pseudonym Dr Olivia Doll, sits on the editorial boards of seven medical journals, Perth Now reports.

May 25, 2017, 14:16 PM IST
Dog sentenced to death in Pakistan for biting child!

Dog sentenced to death in Pakistan for biting child!

In a bizarre case, a dog has been sentenced to death in Pakistan's Punjab province for biting a child .

May 17, 2017, 18:13 PM IST
Having a dog may help reduce stress in children, says study

Having a dog may help reduce stress in children, says study

A new study has showed that children who had their pet dog with them reported feeling less stressed compared to having a parent for social support or having no social support.

May 12, 2017, 00:20 AM IST
Dogs can adopt humans perspective to find food, says study

Dogs can adopt humans perspective to find food, says study

A research has revealed that dogs, who is known as the man's best friend can adopt humans perspective to correctly interpret cues and find food that they cannot see themselves.

Apr 08, 2017, 23:38 PM IST
Prized dog in PM Narendra Modi's security team undergoes surgery; black Labrador had won Rs 15 lakh cash prize

Prized dog in PM Narendra Modi's security team undergoes surgery; black Labrador had won Rs 15 lakh cash prize

A dog, which is a part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s security, has fallen ill.

Apr 03, 2017, 14:16 PM IST
Formerly abused shelter dog saves abandoned 3-year-old girl in US – Know how

Formerly abused shelter dog saves abandoned 3-year-old girl in US – Know how

The former shelter dog, now named 'Peanut' by her new family, with her 'sixth sense' saved the little girl who was found naked and shivering in the cold weather.

Mar 23, 2017, 13:03 PM IST

Empathy makes you understand your dog better

In a latest study at the University of Helsinki and Aalto University, researchers have found out how empathy and other psychological factors affect people`s assessments of the facial images of dogs and humans.

Feb 04, 2017, 20:29 PM IST
Dogs preferably share their food with friends: Study

Dogs preferably share their food with friends: Study

In the first test, either a familiar dog or a stranger sat in the receiver enclosure.

Jan 29, 2017, 10:50 AM IST
Bigots at it again! Mohammed Shami called un-Islamic for posting picture with dog

Bigots at it again! Mohammed Shami called un-Islamic for posting picture with dog

Last month he was subjected to similar treatment for sharing a photo of himself with wife Hasin Jahan.

Jan 21, 2017, 20:49 PM IST

No stray dog in Panaji when Jamir was Governor: Manohar Parrikar

Manohar Parrikar was appointed as Goa Chief Minister in 2000 and his first stint as Chief Minister ended in 2002.
 

Jan 16, 2017, 22:14 PM IST
Indian-origin blind man in UK puts camera on dog to film abuse

Indian-origin blind man in UK puts camera on dog to film abuse

Amit Patel lost his eyesight five years ago to an eye disease known as keratoconus.

Jan 06, 2017, 16:58 PM IST

Russia declines Japanese dog diplomacy ahead of summit

The Japanese government had planned to present Russian President Vladimir Putin, widely known to be a dog lover, with a male Akita as a companion to Yume.

Dec 10, 2016, 09:35 AM IST
India vs England: Watch how a dog forced players to take early Tea break at Vizag Test

India vs England: Watch how a dog forced players to take early Tea break at Vizag Test

The dog forced teams to take a pre-mature Tea break as security officials couldn't get rid of the friendly animal.

Nov 17, 2016, 17:55 PM IST