Health & Behavior

Small But Mighty Dachshund Has A Passion For Big Sticks

Bosco the Dachshund’s motto is “bark softly and carry a big stick!” The London-based pooch has a passion for sticks, but not just any stick will do. Bosco prefers massive branches and chunks of wood several times his own size. Most folks he encounters on his daily walks find his habit amusing, but there are …

Man Teaches His Dog To Drive During High-Speed Chase

A 1996 Buick was spotted speeding in Washington. Not only that, but the car was driving recklessly, and it hit two other cars along the way. Multiple people called 911 because of how dangerously the car was moving. The car reached speeds up to 109 miles per hour, and it didn’t look like it would …

Loyal Dog Protects Missing 4-Year-Old For 2 Days

4-year-old Evelyn Sides, who goes by Vadie, was lost in the woods in Alabama after wandering away from her nanny. She hadn’t realized how far she’d ran until it was too late. Nothing looked familiar and her nanny was nowhere to be found. Luckily, Vadie had someone by her side to keep her company. Her …

Dachshund Sprains Tail Wagging It Too Much During Parent’s Quarantine

Dogs around the world are absolutely giddy to the fact that quarantine orders are causing their favorite humans to spend most of their time at home. While we’re all loving the current state of happiness our dogs are in, one pup may have hit his limit with tail wags due to the excitement. An adorable …

I Fed My Rescue Dog Ollie For 30 Days And The Difference It Made Is Incredible

As the assistant editor with iHeartDogs, I think I’m pretty well informed. I’ve read nearly every piece of content that has gone out on our site in the last three years. I’ve read almost every story, article, and recall, and have grown to love dogs more and more for the amazing, loving creatures they are.  …

10 Super Impressive Tricks Any Dog Can Learn

  The sit, stay, and come commands will help keep your dog safe from harm, but have you ever dreamed of a more exciting challenge? Teaching new tricks is an excellent way to exercise your dog’s body and mind, as well as strengthen the bond you share. The stunts in this post are …

7 Signs Your Dog Is Having A Seizure

(Picture Credit: Westend61/Getty Images) There’s nothing worse than the feeling of knowing something is wrong with your dog and not being sure what’s going on. It’s even more anxiety-inducing when the symptoms have a wide, vague range, like muscle spasms and drooling. If your dog is acting “off” and suddenly falls to the ground with …

Scientists Predict Dogs Will Begin Speaking By 2045

Have you ever wished your dog could talk? Of course you have! Maybe you have already learned how to communicate with your dog. You can probably tell the different inflections in their cries or yelps and you can hear different types of barks. But, what if dogs could actually talk? Like full-on communication with words. …

Scientists Predict Dogs Will Begin Speaking By 2045

Have you ever wished your dog could talk? Of course, you have! Maybe you have already learned how to communicate with your dog. You can probably tell the different inflections in their cries or yelps, and you can hear different types of barks. But, what if dogs could actually talk? Like full-on communication with words. …

Hundreds Of FL Greyhounds Need Homes Due To Coronavirus-Related Track Closure

The spread of COVID-19 forced the closure of many businesses over the last few weeks, worldwide. Among them are the last remaining Greyhound racing tracks in Florida. Dog racing is illegal in most states, though some continue to allow it. Florida’s tracks were already officially set to shut down in December of this year. Florida voters …