Dogs

  • Watch: Awww! Guilty dog Charlie apologises to a baby girl for stealing her toys by showering her with gifts 2 days ago

    A viral video of a dog apologising to a baby girl is the most heart warming video you'll see today. Charlie, the dog, takes away a little girl's toys from her rocker when the girl starts howling. The dog makes up for his mistake by showering her with a plenty...
  • A pit bull named Ace lived up to its name after rescuing a deaf boy from a house on fire! 4 days ago

    Indianapolis: A pit bull named Ace is being hailed as a hero for licking the face of a sleeping, deaf 13-year-old Indianapolis boy to alert him that the house was on fire. Indianapolis Fire Department Capt. Rita Reith says Nick Lamb was home alone and sleeping without his hearing aids when...
  • 30,000 spectators, TV audience of about one million: Hot dog eaters ready for famed New York contest July 4, 2014

    A seven-time hot dog-eating champion and the women's hot dog-eating champ will compete for their crowns again at the annual contest on Coney Island. Thirteen women and 17 men will compete Friday before a crowd of about 30,000 spectators and a TV audience of about one million. Joey Chestnut, who is 205...
  • Chinese pet dog is a smoking addict July 1, 2014

    Beijing: A two-year-old dog owned by a smoker in China has picked up his master's habit and become so addicted to smoking that it must have a cigarette before going to sleep. The husky in Anda, Heilongjiang province began smoking last year, when it was adopted, according to its owner,...
  • Watch: This toddler couldn't get the hang of crawling so the restless pet dog decided to show her how it's done! June 24, 2014

    A little toddler couldn't get the hang of crawling. The pet dog seems eager to see her crawling for the first time and tries to encourage the girl for a while by sitting next to her on the floor. When the dog sees she still cannot start crawling it decides...
  • What happens when a human barks at a dog? Watch this funny video of a comedian barking at various dog breeds to find out June 23, 2014

    Magician Jose Ahonen and comedian Rudi Rok decided to find out what happened when humans barked at dogs. Rok sat on a mat with these dogs of various breeds and imitated barking. Several times during the experiment the dogs looked thoroughly flabbergasted. They have the 'What's going on here?' expression...
  • Watch: This video is for those who want to see their pet star in Jurassic Park. This dog just did June 23, 2014

    Dying to see your pet dog star in a Jurassic Park film? It may not be the best idea. This dog is a newest furry monster to have won the Internet. ...
  • Dog meat festival celebrated in China June 22, 2014

    Beijing: People in southern China celebrated the annual dog meat festival on Saturday despite mounting protests from animal welfare groups and pet owners from across the world. The festival to mark the summer solstice in Yulin City of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, slated for June 21, witnesses around 2,000 dogs being...
  • Three US troops, military dog killed in Afghan blast June 21, 2014

    Kabul: A Taliban attack has killed three American soldiers and a military dog in southern Afghanistan, officials said, in the latest sign of the insurgents' capability as the coalition winds down operations. NATO's International Security Assistance Force will end its combat mission later this year, leaving the Afghan police and army...
  • Photos: 34 dogs that are so adorably shameless that their humans had to put these hilarious signs on them June 20, 2014

    This dog growls at his penis when he's excited. This one needs mom to tuck him in. Does your dog lick furniture? You aren't alone in your misery. Here are 34 dogs who think they are the coolest things since Elvis. ...
  • Charlie Chaplin's iconic suit and bowler hat on sale June 12, 2014

    Los Angeles: A costume worn by Charlie Chaplin as his iconic Little Tramp character is on sale for USD 195,000. Chaplin is best remembered for donning the suit and bowler hat combination to portray a bumbling vagrant striving to behave like a gentleman. The movie icon was reportedly first given the outfit...
  • US man files lawsuit seeking $2 undecillion over dog bite May 19, 2014

    New York: A man in the US has filed a lawsuit over a dog bite, demanding what is believed to be the largest amount of compensation ever - USD 2,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000. Anton Purisima, 62, filed the hand-scribbled lawsuit in Manhattan federal court seeking the huge amount and, in turn, likely setting a...
  • Bad news for lazy dogs: Here comes Whistle, a fitness tracker for dogs April 25, 2014

    New York: Bad news for lazy dogs: A new device, called Whistle, lets pet owners track how much exercise - or sleep - their four-legged friends are getting. Whistle is similar to popular activity trackers designed for humans. It wraps around a dog's collar and syncs with a smartphone app, collecting...
  • Villagers to boycott polls after stray dogs maul 6-year-old girl to death April 23, 2014

    In a tragic incident, street dogs mauled a six-year-old girl in Sihada village to death, when she went to answer nature's call, prompting enraged villagers to issue a poll boycott call, the police said. Villagers alleged that Khandwa Municipal Corporation employees caught large number of street dogs from urban areas and...
  • US: Colorado town elects dog as mayor April 15, 2014

    A bloodhound has been elected as the mayor of a small US town after the dog beat off competition from six other canines, a donkey, a cat and even a hedgehog to win the unofficial title. Pa Kettle, a search and rescue dog, picked up 2,387 votes - 55 more than...
  • Miley Cyrus gives up her new dog, says she can't get over the death of her last pet April 15, 2014

    Los Angeles: Songstress Miley Cyrus has given her new pet Moonie to a family friend. The former Disney star revealed her decision to give the dog to someone in a Twitter post over the weekend, saying that she was not ready to have a new dog after her beloved pet Floyd...
  • Azam Khan backtracks from his 'dog' remark on Modi April 8, 2014

    Ghaziabad: Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan who once again courted controversy when he indirectly called the BJP PM nominee Narendra Modi a dog, backtracked from his statement on Monday. Addressing a rally in Ghaziabad's Masuri, the UP Minister accused the media of twisting his remarks. He also hit out at...
  • French court summons dogs as witnesses in a murder trial April 5, 2014

    A French court has sought help from man's best friend in a murder trial, media reported on Friday. A nine-year-old labrador named Tango has testified as a star witness in the murder case of its master, who was killed in a fight in the city of Tours in Central France, the...
  • Two-legged dog chasing a stick on his first trip to the beach is an Internet sensation April 5, 2014

    A dog in Washington state has no rear legs, but he can balance enough to run on only his front legs, as millions of people have seen in a YouTube video. Duncan was born with deformed rear legs that were amputated to remove the dead weight. The 9-month-old boxer belongs to...
  • Miley Cyrus breaks down on stage while singing dead dog's favourite song April 3, 2014

    London: Songstress Miley Cyrus broke down on stage in her recent Bangerz concert after she was hit with the news of the sudden death of her pet dog Floyd. The 21-year-old found it terribly hard to finish her song 'Landslide' but she completed the performance and was greeted with...
  • This is a little embarrassing. Nebraska dog dials 911 on its owner's smartphone but won't report emergency March 28, 2014

    When emergency dispatchers in Nebraska's Sarpy County picked up a recent call, all they heard were the sounds of breathing and scratching. Dispatchers were worried - until they learned the noises were coming from a dog who dialed 911. Sarpy County 911 Assistant Director Marilyn Gable tells Omaha television station KETV...
  • Hilarious footage on hidden cam: This dog isn't allowed on the bed. So of course it has a romp on the bed when the owners are away! March 18, 2014

    This dog has been told in no uncertain terms that it is not allowed on the owners' bed. The owners go away after fitting a hidden camera to see what the dog does in their absence. The bed is forbidden area, so of course, like any child the dog just...
  • Divorced woman in the UK has 'married' her pet dog who she says has all the qualities she needed in a life partner March 10, 2014

    London: Puptial knot! A 47-year-old divorced woman in the UK has 'married' her pet dog because the canine had all the qualities she needed in a life partner. Apparently dismayed by men, Amanda Rodgers, from south London, married her loyal pet terrier called Sheba. The wedding ceremony took place in...
  • 47-year-old UK woman 'marries' pet dog March 10, 2014

    Puptial knot! A 47-year-old divorced woman in the UK has 'married' her pet dog because the canine had all the qualities she needed in a life partner. Apparently dismayed by men, Amanda Rodgers, from south London, married her loyal pet terrier called Sheba. The wedding ceremony took place in front of...
  • How sniffer dogs detect explosives decoded, claims Scientists March 2, 2014

    Scientists have unravelled the science behind how dogs detect actual explosives and differentiate them from other closely resembling compounds. The study found the canines react best to the actual explosive and do not respond to odours 'similar' to explosives and would detect only the real explosive. "Appropriately, dogs that are trained to...
  • Dog bites ex-policeman, named accused in police report February 15, 2014

    "Abhiyukt Kuttey Hain" (the accused is a dog), says a report lodged in a police station in Bulandshahr district of Uttar Pradesh. In an unusual happening, police have registered a case against a stray dog for biting retired sub-inspector of Delhi Police Vijay Singh on February 13. A case has been registered...
  • Baby girl's body recovered with dog bite marks all over February 14, 2014

    A two-year-old girl was mauled to death by stray dogs in Devendra Nagar in Raipur, police said on Friday. The baby's mutilated body was spotted by passers-by on Thursday near Pandri Haat market where her family was staying in an under-construction shop, police said. The child's parents - Rajesh Vishwakarma and...
  • Dog shot dead by man for barking at him February 14, 2014

    A pet dog was on Thursday shot dead by a 27-year-old man in a fit of rage when it barked at him in Loni area here in Ghaziabad, after which he was booked by police on the charge of attempt to murder. Based on a complaint filed by the dog's owner,...
  • Watching this dog say 'cheese' for the camera will make your day February 12, 2014

    It almost seems like the adorable pet is blushing at the mere sight of the camera. He is just like you, selfie lovers - he knows how to smile and tilt his head to that perfect angle too. ...
  • Firefighters save three-year-old dog from sinkhole that was more than 10 feet deep February 5, 2014

    Buffalo: A German shepherd is back on solid ground after being rescued from a sinkhole that opened up in a Buffalo park. The 3-year-old dog named Mack dropped more than 10 feet to the bottom of the watery hole during a Sunday morning walk with his owner, Mattie Moore, who nearly...