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A dog and his bucket list

Simon Kelner’s beloved dog has only months to live… so he’s being allowed every treat he can think of. [video]

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Boffins make music for cats - Video

Scientists have created what they say is the first species-specific music for domestic cats.

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Meet the world’s luckiest street dogs

More than a dozen state institutions in Cuba have taken street dogs under their wings.

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Making new friends in the new year
December 12 2014 at 11:32

Does 2015 signal a change of location for you? Time to brush up those social skills, writes Helen Grange.

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Fido does really understand your voice
December 5 2014 at 14:20

Dogs have been man's best friend for thousands of years. Now scientists think they've found the root.

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The cost of a friend? High!
November 25 2014 at 10:37

Friendship may be priceless - but that doesn't stop us splashing out on our closest pals.

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Why a dog is not just a guard
November 18 2014 at 11:44

If you want security, get yourself an electric fence rather than a dog, says an animal behaviourist.

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Quest to free Facebook from numbers
November 14 2014 at 13:20

Caitlin Dewey finds out how quantification drives our social media addictions...

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Dying woman’s farewell to her horse
November 10 2014 at 11:23

The staff of a British hospital were determined to grant a woman her dying wishes...

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Why your dog should do Banting
November 10 2014 at 07:29

An animal nutrition expert says canned meat and pellets are like fast food for dogs.

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Gallery: pet slimmers of the year
October 29 2014 at 14:07

Over half of the pets seen by South African vets are overweight or obese, writes Helen Grange.

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A safety net for your pet
October 20 2014 at 14:04

More and more South Africans are waking up to the benefits of pet insurance, writes Charmel Payet.

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