Women adopt "pet-directed speech" when addressing their dogs just like they do with newborn babies.
The stress of maintaining too many casual acquaintances – rather than a core of close friends – could disrupt female hormones.
When Ella Murtha’s mother Tish died at 56 after an undiagnosed brain aneurysm burst, she decided to donate her mother’s organs to help others live.
Researchers have looked into what genres of music dogs enjoy the most, and it would appear that they are fans of soft rock and reggae.
It's a topic pet owners can never agree on – are dogs cleverer than cats? A new study could be onto the ultimate winner.
The Cape of Good Hope SPCA has been inundated with complaints of animal abuse since the start of the year.
From the bouncing bundle of puppy love to wise matriarch or patriarch, each stage of your dog’s life brings fresh challenges and rewards
The trick to dealing with a drunk relative is to set boundaries - but if all else fails, let them say their piece... or join them.