ANIMAL RESEARCH SAVES PEOPLE AND THEIR PETS FROM CANCER

In October, James P. Allison and Tasuku Honjo won the Nobel Prize in medicine for their groundbreaking cancer research. With the help...

CANINE CANCER LESSONS: 11 TOOLS FOR PREVENTION

When I was in veterinary school, cancer, in my experience, presented a lot of closed doors. I was in a position where I was supposed...

 
 
 

A CARTOONIST DREW A TOUCHING TRIBUTE TO HIS DYING DOG

Stephan Pastis ducked into an Arizona coffeehouse last September and began to grieve. He sketched and cried as he wrote the words,...

SCIENTISTS DEVELOP PRECISION CANCER TREATMENT FOR DOGS

In a first-of-its-kind study, scientists at the University of Missouri have helped advance a patient-specific, precision medicine treatment...

 
 
 

STARTUP OFFERS GENOMIC SEQUENCING, TREATMENT OPTIONS FOR CANINE CANCER

One in every three dogs gets cancer, according to the National Canine Cancer Foundation. OneHealth, a startup that just raised a $5...

LORETTA HAS CANCER BUT HER FOSTER FAMILY IS GIVING HER A TRIP OF A LIFETIME

Loretta's tail didn't stop wagging from the time she walked into Trinity Lutheran School in Edwardsville until the time she left two...

 
 
 

RESEARCHERS EXPLORE IMPACT OF OBESITY ON DOG'S HEALTH

If you thought that obesity affects only humans, you may be wrong. It can also shorten the lives of your canine friends, finds research....

MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HOPE FOR A CANCER FREE NEW YEAR

Merry Christmas! All the gifts have been wrapped, the hurried hustle of getting ready for the holiday is coming to a close. Now, it...

 
 
 
What our dogs have taught us - Merry Christmas!

WHAT OUR DOGS HAVE TAUGHT US - MERRY CHRISTMAS!

Every Christmas we share one of our favorite memories and it always brings big smiles, laughs, and a few tears. In 1999 we packed up...

5 Foods Rich in Potassium

5 FOODS RICH IN POTASSIUM

Potassium is one of the minerals that are crucial for proper body functioning. Our dogs, just like us, need these important nutrients...

 
 
 

10 TIPS FOR NAVIGATING TOUGH DECISIONS ABOUT YOUR DOG

Many of us-myself included-live in dread of receiving bad news about our pets. We fear the moment when, looking at our vet's face or...

10 Superfoods that help prevent Canine Cancer

10 SUPERFOODS THAT HELP PREVENT CANINE CANCER

The same way good and balanced nutrition helps humans prevent severe illnesses, what your dog eats will influence his lifespan and...

 
 
 

PROBIOTICS FOR DOGS: ARE THEY BENEFICIAL?

Are probiotics equally important for your dog as they are for you? And if so, why are they beneficial? This article will give you an...

OUT WITH THE DOGS: WHEN IS THE RIGHT TIME?

I have been fortunate, through the years, to have had the privilege of living with many great dogs and I anticipate having several...

 
 
 
I love my job!

I LOVE MY JOB!

This falls under the header of I love my job! I received an email from Amber the other day and she was asking me to verify our mailing...

Inaugural Dog Day of Summer in Manayunk a Tail-Waggin' Success!

INAUGURAL DOG DAY OF SUMMER IN MANAYUNK A TAIL-WAGGIN' SUCCESS!

August 26th has been designated “Dog Day” and what better way to celebrate then a day dedicated to our pups! The NCCF was excited to...

 
 
 

PET OWNERS SHARE HEARTWARMING STORIES OF THEIR PETS FINAL MOMENTS

Yesterday, we shared a story explaining what happens in your pets final moments if you have to make the hard decision to put them down. Veterinarians...

“FROM A TIRED, BROKEN-HEARTED VET.” THE SAD REALITY OF WHAT OUR PETS DO IN THEIR FINAL MOMENTS

There are few thoughts as sickening as imagining your pet in a scenario where they're vulnerable, scared and alone. We'd like to think...

 
 
 

7 CONCERNING HEALTH CHANGES IN DOGS TO LOOK OUT FOR AS THEY GET OLDER

Calling all dog people! If you're a pet parent like myself, then you know we only want the very best for our furry companions, i.e....

FUNDRAISER TAKES ON 11 TRIATHLONS FOR CANINE CANCER RESEARCH, IN MEMORY OF BELOVED FAMILY PET

Daisy Ledger, a 24 year-old woman from Abingdon, Oxfordshire has gone Triathlon-mad in order to raise much-needed funds for cancer...

 
 
 



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DogMag has great information about dogs care and training, not to mention the best stories ever about dogs. The Designer Breed Registry looks forward to checking DogMag out... Read more ...

Together Forever: Woman Laid to Rest Alongside Beloved Dog

Together Forever: Woman Laid to Rest Alongside Beloved Dog

Hilary Hughes lost her beloved dog Patsy earlier this year. Patsy's remains were laid to rest at Brynford Pet Cemetery, and she was memorialized with a sweet memorial... Read more ...

Abandoned Puppy Waits In Owner's Discarded Armchair Until Rescued

Abandoned Puppy Waits In Owner's Discarded Armchair Until Rescued

Sharon Norton is an Animal Control officer in Brookhaven, Mississippi. Despite the nature of her job, she is still shocked by some of the heartless acts she witnesses. Her... Read more ...

After Horrible Car Crash, Missing Terrier Found 78 Miles from Accident

After Horrible Car Crash, Missing Terrier Found 78 Miles from Accident

Imagine this: you endure a horrific car crash. Thankfully, you manage to survive the disaster. But something is not right. Your beloved dog went missing in the chaotic... Read more ...

New Study Finds Dogs Can Sniff Out Lung Cancer with 97% Accuracy

New Study Finds Dogs Can Sniff Out Lung Cancer with 97% Accuracy

A cancer diagnosis requires tests. Lots of tests. Oncologists use highly-expensive methods to diagnose lung cancer in humans. Now, there might be a way to detect the disease by... Read more ...

RIP Maui: Ashley Tisdale Shares The Heartbreaking Loss Of Her Pup

RIP Maui: Ashley Tisdale Shares The Heartbreaking Loss Of Her Pup

Losing a dog is incredibly painful. It launches a difficult journey of grief. One celebrity is traveling through this loss in a very public way. Ashely Tisdale's dog, Maui... Read more ...

Popular Dog Walking Service Wag! Accused of Neglect and Tragic Death

Popular Dog Walking Service Wag! Accused of Neglect and Tragic Death

When a pup goes missing, it's a terrifying experience. Is your pup safe? Scared? This is your baby. Each moment away is filled with the fear and worry of the unknown. What... Read more ...

Country Superstar Luke Bryan and Family Foster Another Dog in Need

Country Superstar Luke Bryan and Family Foster Another Dog in Need

Luke Bryan and his family have once again opened up their home and their hearts to a dog in need. A while back we shared their experience with an 18 year old name Poochie , who... Read more ...

Clinical Trials Are Underway For A Canine Cancer Vaccine

Clinical Trials Are Underway For A Canine Cancer Vaccine

This year an estimated 6 million dogs will be diagnosed with cancer. According to the Veterinary Cancer Society , it is the leading cause of death in canines, especially those... Read more ...

Stolen Pomeranian Puppy Sold on Craigslist Reunited with Her Mom

Stolen Pomeranian Puppy Sold on Craigslist Reunited with Her Mom

Sometimes breakups end with hurtful words and the division of assets. This story takes the tale of a split up to a new extreme. When a California woman broke up with her... Read more ...

Get to Know Scamp the Tramp, the 2019 World's ‘Ugliest' Dog

Get to Know Scamp the Tramp, the 2019 World's ‘Ugliest' Dog

They say beauty is in the eye of the beholder. This contest may prove that. Every year Sonoma & Marin Counties in Petaluma, California host The World's Ugliest Dog competition... Read more ...