Keeping in shape for dogs is just as important as it is for people, and a daily walk is often not enough.
Is your Labrador retriever fat? Genetics might be to blame, researchers say.
With a little patience - and a store of treats - cats can be 'tricked' into feeling real affection, writes Sadie Dingfelder.
The word 'therapy' often brings to mind a person who sits on the couch crying - but not all therapy has to be that way.
About 41 percent of Britons have admitted having more conversation with their four-legged friend than their beloved.
Dogs and yes, some cats, have turned into a prized companion for fighters on both sides of eastern Ukraine's separatist war.
Scientists still don't know how dogs became dogs - but they might be close to finding out.
Jacqueline Boyd will be at this weekend's Crufts, reflecting on why this dog show is more than a canine beauty pageant.