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Dogs can identify truth from lies: Study
Dogs can identify truth from lies: Study

Dogs can tell apart truth from lies, suggests a new study conducted by Akiko Takaoka of Kyoto University and her team.

Dogs can tell whether you are happy or mad just by looking at you
Dogs can tell whether you are happy or mad just by looking at you

A new study has revealed that dogs can tell the difference between happy and angry human faces.

North Korea's Kim slams 'rabid dogs' after Obama comments

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un said Pyongyang would not sit idly by "with rabid dogs barking" about toppling its socialist system, in apparent reaction to comments by US President Barack Obama that the regime was doomed, state media reported on Saturday.

Dogs migrated to the Americas 10,000 years ago: Study
Dogs migrated to the Americas 10,000 years ago: Study

 Dogs may have first successfully migrated to the Americas only about 10,000 years ago, thousands of years after the first human migrants crossed to North America, a new large-scale study suggests.

Dogs migrated to the Americas after humans
Dogs migrated to the Americas after humans

Dogs may have first migrated to the Americas only about 10,000 years ago, thousands of years after the first human migrants reached North America, new research, involving an Indian-origin anthropologist, has found.

Haryana: Indian wedding with a difference

A unique wedding in the Bhiwani district of Haryana saw monkeys, dogs and cows feasting.

A machine with a nose better than dogs

 Scientists have developed a way to sniff out tiny amounts of toxic gases - a whiff of nerve gas, for example, or a hint of a chemical spill - from up to one km away

Here's how dogs drink water
Here's how dogs drink water

 A new study has provided a deeper insight into why dogs splash and spill water while drinking.

Amy Adams' connection with dogs
Amy Adams' connection with dogs

Actress Amy Adams says her “spiritual animal” is a dog because she is always "hyper and friendly" with new people.

Pooches understand what you say just as humans do
Pooches understand what you say just as humans do

A new study has revealed some of the first evidence of how dogs also differentiate and process those various components of human speech.

Fake bombs don't make sniffer dogs smarter

Dogs that are trained with so-called "pseudo-explosives" cannot reliably sniff out real explosives, a study said.

Physicists solve mystery of why cats rule, dogs drool
Physicists solve mystery of why cats rule, dogs drool

Popular web videos showing that "cats rule and dogs drool" have new scientific evidence to support that felinophilic sentiment, at least when it comes to drinking. 

It's official: Dogs love their owners, says study
It's official: Dogs love their owners, says study

Do you know that you hold a special place in your dog's heart? A new research has confirmed that dogs love their owners as much as they love them.

Feral dogs causing eco-problems in Sikkim
Feral dogs causing eco-problems in Sikkim

 The rising population of feral dogs running in wild packs is causing ecological problems in the higher reaches of Sikkim and requires concerted effort to restore balance, an organization said.

Cats' genome reveals they, unlike dogs, are only 'semi-domesticated'

A new research about cat genome has revealed that the cats, unlike dogs, are "really only semi-domesticated."

Can your dog win your true love?
Can your dog win your true love?

You may take your dog for morning walks or to a vet when it feels sick but your canine may not get the kind of love you shower on your kid, found a small yet significant study.

Kelly Osbourne wants to adopt Joan Rivers' dogs

 Singer Kelly Osbourne is keen to adopt her late "Fashion Police" co-host Joan Rivers` four pet dogs.

Mums respond to pets just like they do to their babies
Mums respond to pets just like they do to their babies

A new research has revealed the neurobiological basis of human-pet relationship, suggesting that women respond to their pets in the same way they do to their babies.

Dog's epigenome gives clues to human cancer
Dog's epigenome gives clues to human cancer

Dogs may be a great model for understanding the causes of human diseases, especially cancer, scientists say.

US man jailed over pitbull attack that killed grandma

A California man whose pitbull dogs mauled a grandmother to death was jailed Friday for 15 years after being convicted of second-degree murder.