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Walkies? Your dog needs to play too

A study of 4 000 dog owners has found a clear link between limited playtime and behaviour problems.

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Making new friends in the new year

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

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

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When a dog is more than a pet
October 17 2014 at 11:53

Dog owners have admitted to calling their pet their 'baby' in a survey, with a quarter saying they treated their dog like their child.

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25, the age where siblings get along
October 15 2014 at 11:52

According to a recent study it takes us until the age of 25 to appreciate our siblings.

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Is your dog smarter than a baby?
October 14 2014 at 14:04

Tests have shown that dogs have the same level of intelligence as a typical five-month-old infant.

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The death of my homophobic dog
October 10 2014 at 14:04

I couldn't have chosen a less appropriate namesake for this emotionally withholding dog. By Simon Doonan

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It’s tough being a third wheel
October 8 2014 at 07:09

What happens when your best friend starts a new relationship? Here's Alyssia Birjalal's guide to survival.

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How stroking kitty could stress it out
October 7 2014 at 13:57

Research has revealed that more than half of people do not know how to cope with a distressed cat.

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An activity tracker - for the dog?
October 3 2014 at 12:04

We love monitoring our progress and keeping nice and healthy - so why not give our animals this same luxury?

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The perils of having fat friends
October 1 2014 at 14:08

Almost nine in ten people can’t tell when someone is dangerously overweight, a study has found.

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Gallery: Surf's pup
September 30 2014 at 11:35

Dogs compete at the 6th Annual Surf City surf dog contest in Huntington Beach, California.

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Sleepless and stressed? Is it your pet?
September 18 2014 at 12:03

More than half of cat and dog owners regularly lose sleep because their pets wake them up early, according to a survey.

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