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Who you gonna miss? The dog

More than half of all dog owners would be sadder if their pet died than if a family member passed away.

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Gallery: 'A beautiful group of dogs'

A beagle and an Old English sheepdog were among a handful of canines to advance in the Westminster Dog Show.

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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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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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