Human and dog brains process sounds in similar ways, and this may allow the two species to understand each other's emotions, new research shows.
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Dog sex has made it possible for the world's oldest cancer to last 11,000 years and travel the world, say researchers who found patient zero was genetically similar to an Alaskan malamute or husky.
Wearable technology has gone to the dogs: a soon-to-be-released device will allow owners to keep tabs on their dog's activity, rest and even heart rate.
After millennia of domestication, dogs "talk" with people with tail wagging, but what do those wags mean to other dogs?
Tail wagging could convey more meaning among dogs than previously thought. A new study found that dogs have different emotional responses to their peers depending on the direction of a tail-wag.
In a new program, veterans returning home with PTSD are getting critical support from shelter-rescued dogs.