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11 May '16, 4:00pm
Got rats? Hire a cat
Got rats? Hire a cat

Sometimes a cat is just not up to being a pet. But it could be a working cat, helping people with rodent issues.

05 May '16, 06:59am
The importance of keeping Fido in shape
The importance of keeping Fido in shape

Keeping in shape for dogs is just as important as it is for people, and a daily walk is often not enough.

04 May '16, 1:30pm
There's a reason why Labs get fat
There's a reason why Labs get fat

Is your Labrador retriever fat? Genetics might be to blame, researchers say.

02 May '16, 07:00am
How I made the perfect lapcat
How I made the perfect lapcat

With a little patience - and a store of treats - cats can be 'tricked' into feeling real affection, writes Sadie Dingfelder.

21 Apr '16, 08:25am
Make way for puppy therapy
Make way for puppy therapy

The word 'therapy' often brings to mind a person who sits on the couch crying - but not all therapy has to be that way.

13 Apr '16, 05:33am
Sorry guys, women do kiss and tell
Sorry guys, women do kiss and tell

Many women are more likely to discuss sex with their friends than their partners - and it seems nothing is off limits.

05 Apr '16, 4:00pm
Canine conversations: it’s normal, right?
Canine conversations: it’s normal, right?

Helen Walne tells her dogs about the books she's reading, the weird signpost she saw, or what makes her sad.

01 Apr '16, 08:07am
Stressed at work? Take Fido with
Stressed at work? Take Fido with

Bosses could improve productivity by letting staff bring their dogs to work - as playing with a dog can reduce stress by ...

29 Mar '16, 6:00pm
I’m just off to have a chat with my dog
I’m just off to have a chat with my dog

About 41 percent of Britons have admitted having more conversation with their four-legged friend than their beloved.

28 Mar '16, 07:00am
Pics: Ukraine’s paw patrol
Pics: Ukraine’s paw patrol

Dogs and yes, some cats, have turned into a prized companion for fighters on both sides of eastern Ukraine's separatist war.

15 Mar '16, 08:19am
The evolution of little Fido
The evolution of little Fido

Scientists still don't know how dogs became dogs - but they might be close to finding out.

11 Mar '16, 08:59am
Pics: Celebrating dogs at Crufts
Pics: Celebrating dogs at Crufts

Jacqueline Boyd will be at this weekend's Crufts, reflecting on why this dog show is more than a canine beauty pageant.

06 Mar '16, 07:00am
Why we love cats but not bats or rats
Why we love cats but not bats or rats

Bonnie Berkowitz finds out why it is that certain animals are regarded as pets, and others as pests.

03 Mar '16, 10:10am
Winslet and DiCaprio: who's the star?
Winslet and DiCaprio: who's the star?

Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet have been friends for years. How have they fared? [PICS.VIDEOS].

29 Feb '16, 6:00pm
'My friend pinched my bottom'
'My friend pinched my bottom'

Virginia Ironside tells a woman that her elderly male friend is living in the past.