Domestic Dog
The domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris) is a usually furry, carnivorous canid carnivoran mammal. Domestic dogs are commonly known as "man's best friend". The dog was the first domesticated animal a...
14 wolves were released into a park - No one expected the miracle that followed
14 wolves were released into a park - No one expected the miracle that the wolves would bring! 🐺
Animal Shelter Partners With Elderly Care Facility To Save Both Orphaned Kittens And Elders
When an animal shelter in Arizona needed extra help taking care of the newborn kittens, they made an unexpected decision and turned to a senior care facility
Shelter dogs feel lonely and abandoned, so children practice reading books to them
The Humane Society of Missouri started a program called the Shelter Buddies Reading Program. This program, designed to help frightened shelter dogs better acclimate to society, uses young children, ag...
Master of the Sky: Owl Vs Wolf - Super Powered Owls
Owls have an amazing aerial agility, a great defensive move especially when you have young to protect... Taken from Super Powered Owls.
Wolves Slaughter 19 Elk In 'Sport Killing'
In what appears to be a case of "sport killing," a pack of wolves slaughtered a herd of elk in one night, Wyoming wildlife officials said Friday.
"Living with Wolves Saved My Life"
Veterans suffering from PTSD now have options other than traditional treatment and medication. It's called wolf therapy. At Lockwood Animal Rescue Center, these veterans are getting back their nature...
Kekoa Kisses for Danielle
Kekoa loves his ladies! Especially Danielle.
STRAY DOG SHOCKS THE WHOLE COUNTRY BY DOING A MIRACLE!!!
There is an incredible story which recently happened in Oman. Namely, the whole country was shocked when they heard how a stray dog rescued a newborn baby. Oman authorities are now investigating this ...
Humans Have Created A New Top Predator That Is Taking Over The Northeast
Climate change is creating hybrids that are having real impacts on ecosystems.These animals have a completely new genetic makeup: Their genes are about one-quarter wolf DNA and two-thirds coyote DNA; ...
Dogs 'Can Trace Origins To Central Asia'
The ancestors of today's dogs were domesticated in Central Asia, according to the most comprehensive genetic survey yet. Dogs are the most diverse animal on the planet - a legacy of thousands of years...
Man Viciously Attacked By Pit Bulls In Bronx (VIDEO)
A 62-year-old man was mauled and nearly killed in a vicious attack by two pit bulls in the Bronx, as witnesses frantically tried to intervene, police said Saturday. Francesco Bove was heading into Our...
Pit Bull That Spent 5 Years in Shelter Finally Gets Adopted Thanks to Facebook Plea
Chester, a Pit Bull that spent over five years at a New York shelter, finally found his forever home thanks to social media and the creative thinking of one shelter worker. Shelter manager Gabby Strou...
How Wolves Saved the Foxes, Mice and Rivers of Yellowstone National Park
The land of Old Faithful wasn’t always so lush. Two decades ago, Yellowstone National Park was the victim of defoliation, erosion and an unbalanced ecosystem. But in 1995, everything changed.
Researchers propose new species: African golden wolf
New study claims that what was known as the golden jackal might be two distinct species: the Eurasian golden jackal and the African golden wolf.
Origin of the domestic dog
The origins of the domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris or Canis familiaris) is the subject of ongoing genetic and archaeological study. Recent evidence based on nuclear DNA points to a single domesti...
Gray wolf
Gray wolf in a European forestThe gray wolf or grey wolf (Canis lupus) also known as the timber wolf, or western wolf, is a canid native to the wilderness and remote areas of North America, Eurasia,...
Conformation show
A Conformation show, also referred to as a breed show, is a kind of dog show in which a judge familiar with a specific dog breed evaluates individual purebred dogs for how well the dogs conform to the...
Dog meat
Dog meat refers to the flesh and other edible parts derived from dogs. Human consumption of dog meat has been recorded in many parts of the world, including East and Southeast Asia, West Africa, Europ...
Animal shelter
An animal shelter or pound is a place where stray, lost, abandoned or surrendered animals, mostly dogs and cats, and sometimes sick or wounded wildlife are brought. While no-kill shelters exist, it is...
Dog anatomy
Dog anatomy includes the same internal structures that are in humans. Details of structures vary tremendously from breed to breed, more than in any other animal species, wild or domesticated, as dogs ...
Coat (dog)
The coat of the domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris) refers to the hair that covers its body. A dog's coat may be a double coat, made up of a soft undercoat and a coarser topcoat, or a single coat, ...
Docking (dog)
Docking is the removal of portions of an animal's tail. While docking and bobbing are more commonly used to refer to removal of the tail, the term cropping is used in reference to the ears. Tail dock...
Dog breeds
Dog breeds are groups of closely related and visibly similar domestic dogs, which are all of the subspecies Canis lupus familiaris, having characteristic traits that are selected and maintained by hum...
Dog type
Dog types are broad categories of dogs based on form, function or style of work, lineage, or appearance. In contrast, modern dog breeds are particular breed standards, sharing a common set of heritab...
Dog health
The health of dogs is a well studied area in veterinary medicine.Infectious diseases that affect dogs are important not only from a veterinary standpoint, but also because of the risk to public health...
CVBD
CVBD - Canine Vector-Borne Diseases - is a veterinarian term for diseases transferred to dogs by various parasitic vectors. This includes diseases caused by pathogens transmitted by ectoparasites such...
Aging in dogs
Aging in dogs covers the impact of aging in the domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris), common medical and clinical issues arising, and life expectancy.As with humans, advanced years often bring change...
Dog food
Dog food refers to food specifically intended for consumption by dogs. Like all carnivorans, dogs have sharp, pointed teeth, and have short gastrointestinal tracts better suited for the consumption of...