Dogs blessed on Saint Roch day

by Clare Jones on August 28, 2014

In El Alto, Bolivia, a Roman Catholic priest blessed dozens of pooches on a saint’s commemoration day.

Saint Roch is the patron saint of the Bolivian city, but he is also that of dogs, along with (more…)

Breast cancer detection by dogs trialled

by Vivien Richardson on August 21, 2014

A UK charity is funding a scheme to work out whether it is practical to use canines to detect a serious form of cancer.

The Buckinghamshire-based charity, Medical Detection Dogs, was set up to (more…)

Puppy saves toddler lost in Siberian forest

by Leanne Thompson on August 14, 2014

A three-year-old child who had been lost in one of Russia’s coldest regions for 11 days and nights was kept alive by her pet dog.

Little Karina Chikitova followed her (more…)

Doggy detective continues his adventures

by Darren Jamieson on August 8, 2014

The seventh book in a popular canine mystery series has been released.

Paw and Order, which went on (more…)

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