Doggy Dog World

Doggy Dog World

How smart is your dog? Plus: Animal emotions, the pet craze, and what's the link between dogs and wolves?

Dog Smarts

I was hoping my dog would act as my ears, but what's the reward in that?

Dogs Don't Remember

Dogs Don't Remember: Episodic Memory May Distinguish Humans

Is the Science Behind Sniffer Dogs Bogus?

Do sniffer dogs keep us safe or respond to handler prejudice?

When the Dog's Health Is More Important Than Your Own

For many people, there is a negative psychological overlay to taking medication.

How a Pet Can Sharpen Your Mindfulness Skills

My hound dog heightens my sensory awareness and keeps me in the present moment.

Cat People Are More Distinctive Than Dog People

Self-identified cat people have more unusual personality traits than dog people

What's With the Cat, and Other Questions about Singles and Their Pets

A pet is not "compensation" for not having a spouse.

Why We Love Our Pets: They're Just Like Us!

Which breed you own says a lot more about you than you might think.