Couple lost in woods survived on muddy water, fern fronds

INVERNESS, Calif. (AP) — A couple who went missing in the woods of Northern California for a week survived by drinking f...
18:08 24 February 2022

Box office goes ‘Sonic’ again but hears ‘Call of the Wild’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The hedgehog edged the sled dog by a nose at the box office. “Sonic: The Hedgehog” zoomed to the top ...
18:56 23 February 2022

Egypt’s once-reviled street dogs get chance at a better life

CAIRO (AP) — Karim Hegazi spends his days in a Cairo clinic taking care of animals long considered a menace in Egypt.Str...
5:42 20 February 2022

Review: A CGI canine yearns to be free in ‘Call of the Wild’

Does the dog movie have any new tricks? Do we want it to?For the most part, we want our dog movies like our pooches: com...
23:25 19 February 2022

Prepping straw bedding for dogs signals Iditarod is near

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Volunteers slung bales of hay onto a table Thursday, where they were swiftly stuffed inside blue plastic bags, twirled and shut wi...
9:38 14 February 2022

Poodle perfection: Siba wins best in show at Westminster

NEW YORK — Primped and poised, Siba the standard poodle owned the ring.
5:12 12 February 2022

Puppy love: Westminster dog at the heart of a human romance

NEW YORK — It’s a love story that all starts with Spuds MacKenzie.
16:36 11 February 2022

Happy meal: Poodle stops for fast food, wins at Westminster

NEW YORK — Chic and strong-headed, Siba the black standard poodle will only eat chicken — no meat, no veggies, not even turkey. That became a problem ...
4:06 11 February 2022

A hijab and Azawakh hounds: Westminster dog show’s new faces

NEW YORK — Dressed in hot pink and a colorful hijab, crouched down close to Ring 1 to cheer on the hounds, Aliya Taylor clearly stood out.
1:10 10 February 2022

In the Pink: Border collie wins Westminster agility contest

NEW YORK — She might have looked like a black-and- white blur, but this dog is pretty in Pink.
4:28 9 February 2022

Snakebit! Bullmastiff heals, heads to Westminster Dog Show

NEW YORK — Whatever got a piece of gentle Titus in the North Carolina brush, it was trouble.
19:13 7 February 2022

New rules could bump emotional-support animals from planes

The days of passengers bringing their pets on airplanes as emotional-support animals could be ending.
23:17 22 January 2022

Hello, dogo: 2 new breeds get the American Kennel Club’s nod

NEW YORK — A powerful Argentine big-game hunter and a sociable French water dog have made the American Kennel Club's list of recognized breeds.
19:04 31 December 2022

Naked fireman, binky-binging bulldog: New England’s odd 2019

BOSTON — New Englanders fired up the weirdness machine again in 2019, and it cranked out oddities pretty much nonstop.
11:11 27 December 2022

Clifford, everybody’s favorite big red dog, gets a reboot

NEW YORK — Who’s your favorite big red dog? If you have one, chances are his name is Clifford.
15:25 4 December 2021

Old dogs, new tricks: 10,000 pets needed for science

SEATTLE — Can old dogs teach us new tricks? Scientists are looking for 10,000 pets for the largest-ever study of aging in canines. They hope to shed l...
12:20 14 November 2021

Actor Dave Bautista is now guardian to 2 abandoned pit bulls

TAMPA, Fla. — A Florida animal shelter sent out a desperate plea after someone had abandoned two pit bull dogs. But volunteers never expected the post...
8:16 14 November 2021

Ruff ride: Dog struck by car rides inside bumper for miles

ROTTERDAM, N.Y. — A dog hit by a car in upstate New York rode for 45 minutes wedged between the broken bumper and the grille before the driver realize...
18:17 30 October 2021