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Health

Breeder Sparks Debate Over Whether Shaving Dogs Can Kill Them

2 min read

Many owners of long haired breeds think they're doing their dog a favour by shaving them in summer, but it turns out it might be more dangerous than you think.

Views

Views

The Once-Rare Disease Killing Dogs In Sydney – What Is It And How Do You Save Your Pet?

5 min read

Recently reported cases of the often fatal bacterial infection leptospirosis in dogs in Sydney have raised the issue of animal diseases that also affect humans.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Free Noodles Considered To Ease Train Congestion

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

National

National

Wife's Desperate Attempt To Save Husband From Dog Attack

1 min read

A man has been killed, his wife seriously injured after a dog attack in Melbourne's northeast.

Jenna Martin

Jenna Martin

Why I'll Never Stop Calling My Dog 'My Son'

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As far as I’m concerned, I have two boys.

Homes

Homes

There's A Leotard To Stop Your Dog From Shedding Everywhere And Umm, Yes Please

2 min read

Please excuse us, we have important news to share. If you're tired of vacuuming up your dog's fur from all over your house, we have found what is possibly the best solution.

Health

Health

Plants, Lamps And Oils, Everything In Your Home That Could Kill Your Pet

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When Maddie Smith's cat, Ruby, began acting strangely she thought it was from the cold weather. But Ruby's health quickly deteriorated by the time she had returned from work that evening.

Health

Health

Vets Tell Us Which Dog Breeds Will Cost You The Most

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Our dogs are like another member of the family, but some breeds have more health problems than others -- and Australian vets have told us which ones are likely to cost the most.

World

World

Scamp The Tramp Claims World's Ugliest Dog Title

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Scamp the Tramp's looks have made him a winner -- but it was not a beauty contest.

National

National

Dog Bites Baby On Face, Causing 'Serious Injuries'

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A one-year-old girl faces surgery after being bitten on the face by a dog, one of six dog bites authorities responded to in just 24 hours in Queensland.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Please Stop Stressing Out Because It’s Messing With Your Dog’s Zen

1 min read

Dogs are the very best kind of friends. They listen, they love, they don’t judge…

National

National

'Neglected' Dogs Rescued From Puppy Farm

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A dozen dogs and puppies have been rescued from "horrible and uninhabitable" conditions at a puppy farm in Adelaide's north, police said.

Perth

Perth

Dog's Throat Cut In Burglary, But Saved By Fat Neck

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A Labrador has been left with stitches from ear-to-ear after she was slashed across the throat by an intruder.

Good News

Good News

This Man Took His Dog On A Huge American Roadtrip

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Mark and his white shephard Mya travelled over 80,000 kilometres through North America. Now, they're planning an Aussie road trip in memory of Mark's dad.

Good News

Good News

U.S. School Shooting Therapy Dogs Honoured With Yearbook Page

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Students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have used their yearbook to thank the therapy dogs that helped them return to school following the Parkland shooting.

News

News

Petition For Animal Abuse Charges After Reality Star's Husband Shoots Family Dog

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More than 133,000 people have signed a petition to have the husband of Teen Mom 2 star Jenelle Evans arrested and charged with animal abuse.

Good News

Good News

Dog Owners Attempt '101 Dalmatians' Beach Photo Shoot

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Inspired by the classic 1961 film, Adelaide residents and their spotted pooches posed for photos by surrealist artist Andrew Baines.

Entertainment

Entertainment

Reality TV Star's Husband Allegedly Killed Dog For 'Biting' Daughter

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Jenelle Evans' French Bulldog, Nugget, bit her two-year-old daughter in the face so her husband allegedly shot it dead.

Life

Life

Yes Your Dog Does Watch TV (And Likes It)

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Give Fido the remote, he wants to binge on Game Of Bones, we mean Thrones.

World

World

The Man Devoting His Life To Saving Dogs After Rescuing One From The Dump

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One day six years ago, Theoklitos Proestakis was curious about his local garbage dump on the Greek island of Crete, where he lives.

Good News

Good News

Please Enjoy These Videos Of A Rescue Dog Singing While He Plays Piano

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I guess that's why they call it the awoooooooos.

National

National

Dogs Need Blood Donations Too And You And Your Pup Can Help

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They say giving blood is one of the more fulfilling things you can do as a human being... But what about our four-legged friends?

Life

Life

'Tinder For Dogs' Is Here To Help Homeless Pups Find Their Paw-Fect Match

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An Aussie animal charity has created a 'Tinder for dogs' to help match homeless pooches with potential new owners.

News

News

The Heart-Wrenching Note Left For A Postman

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Every day a mailman in the U.S packs treats to hand out to dog owners on his delivery route -- on Tuesday, he received heartbreaking news.

Good News

Good News

It Turns Out Dogs Can Smell Epileptic Seizures

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Previous research has found that dogs can sniff out diseases such as cancer and malaria with high levels of accuracy. Now a study has found that dogs can also smell epileptic seizures.

Good News

Good News

This Ambulance Pup Helps Staff Through Traumatic Triple Zero Calls

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At just 13 months old, Solly is being a very good boy. 

Good News

Good News

SES Rescue Celebrity Dog Stuck In Wombat Hole For Two Days

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Actress Zoe Naylor's dog, Loki, has been rescued after being trapped in a wombat hole for more than two days.

National

National

Dog Found With Mouth Taped Shut During QLD Heatwave

1 min read

The RSPCA has been left horrified after a dog was found with its mouth taped shut in heatwave conditions.

Good News

Good News

Inside The Pawsome Police Puppy Training Academy, Where Cute Dogs Become Officers

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A new group of young gun recruits have just finished their first week of intense training in the hopes of one day joining the ranks of the NSW Police force.

Life

Life

The Viral Cheese Challenge Has Now Hit Dogs -- Literally

2 min read

The latest viral challenge -- throwing a slice of cheese in an unexpecting youngster's face -- has evolved to target man's best friend.

Health

Health

Why You Shouldn't Feed Your Dog Raw Meat If You Have Young Kids

2 min read

Dogs on a raw meat diet can potentially pass on dangerous bacteria -- including salmonella and E. coli -- to their owners.

News

News

Meet The Adorable New Pups Joining The NSW Police Force

1 min read

They may be just shy of ten weeks old, but soon enough these pups will be fighting crimes. 

World

World

Huge Pet Food Recall After Dogs Dead And Sick

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Hill's Pet Nutrition "dragged its feet in issuing a recall" for its canned dog food with potentially toxic levels of vitamin D, according to one of multiple lawsuits recently filed against the company.

National

National

Man To Be Charged After 'Disturbing' Dog Attack Caught On Video

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WARNING: Some viewers may find the following footage distressing.

National

National

RSPCA Call For Help Over 'Brutal' Attack On Dog Caught On Video

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Disturbing video has emerged of what appears to be a brutal attack on a dog in a suburban street of Mackay, Queensland.

Good News

Good News

These Dogs Went Speed Dating Before Valentine's Day To Find Their Pawfect Match

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This Valentine's Day, even dogs are looking for love. But how does a pup find their perfect match? Doggy speed dating, of course.

Views

Views

In An Aussie First, The ACT May Legally Recognise Animals’ Feelings

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Have you ever wondered what’s going through your dog’s mind when you say the word “walk”?

Good News

Good News

Solly Is Helping Triple-Zero Workers Deal With Traumatic Calls

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New South Wales Ambulance has a new recruit and he's only 13 months old.

Life

Life

Everything You Know About 'Bad' Dog Breeds Is Wrong

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We asked pet behaviourist Dr Kate Mornement which dog breeds have a bad rep -- and why.

National

National

A Dog In Queensland Is Being Held For $10,000 Ransom

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A family whose French bulldog went missing nearly three weeks ago has told The Project police are now involved in the search for their "pocket rocket".

World

World

A Country Has Banned Dog Walking Due To 'Fear And Anxiety'

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Dogs are 'creating fear and anxiety' among the public, so Iran has banned dog walking in public places in its capital city altogether.

Views

Views

Why I Wore Red Lipstick When I Gave Birth To My Daughter

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 When I was eight years old, I was mauled on the face by a dog.

Life

Life

People Reveal What They Call Their Pets (Aside From Their Names) And Awww

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You can call a pet anything, chances are you won't use their actual name when you call them. And that's just fine.

Good News

Good News

The Miracle Pup Who Was Euthanised But Lived

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A puppy has been given a second chance at life after waking up following a euthanasia procedure, according to the shelter who rescued him.

Life

Life

Boo, Social Media's Most Loved Dog, Has Died

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The fluffy pooch passed away in his sleep on January 19.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Woman Drags Puppy Behind Scooter Until Its Paws Bleed

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All the news you need to know this Friday.

Good News

Good News

This Woman Trained Her Dog With Harry Potter Spells And It's Magical

1 min read

If you've ever wondered if your dog's training has been a little bit basic, you might want to look away now, because this good boy is downright magical.

World

World

Dozens Of Puppies Rescued From Pet Store Fire

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A disaster was narrowly averted when good Samaritans helped rescue 86 puppies from a fire at a pet store.

World

World

Dog With Crooked Teeth And No Nose Looking For Forever Home

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Sniffles the dog has no nose and crooked teeth, but carers are hoping he can still find his forever home.

Crime

Crime

Police Left Shattered After Dog Dies Saving Their Lives

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It was on Christmas Eve that the three-year-old police dog Cigo was shot dead while protecting his fellow officers.

Jack Laurence

Jack Laurence

Why I Love And Hate My Rescue Dogs

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I love my dogs but, make no bones about it, they are arseholes.

Good News

Good News

This Picture Created An Amazing Caption Contest And We Are Screaming

1 min read

"Why did that dog just ask me where the nearest Whole Foods is?"

Good News

Good News

Young Hero Heard Puppy's Cries And Leapt Into Action

1 min read

Koda's family has a lot to be thankful for this Christmas.

World

World

George H.W. Bush's Loyal Dog Takes New Mission

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It was an image that touched the hearts of a nation. A powerful symbol of loyalty and a fitting tribute to a man who served his country with the same devotion.

Good News

Good News

Student's Service Dog Awarded Honorary Diploma For Being Very Good Boy

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Brittany Hawley graduated this weekend — but she didn't cross the stage alone.

Good News

Good News

Legend Vet Dresses As Giant Mouse To Examine Nervous Dog

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Not all heroes wear capes, but some wear onesies and crocs.

National

National

Breakthrough Treatment Means Sick Pups Live Longer And Suffer Less

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An Australian team is leading the way in using radiation therapy, previously only available to humans, to treat cancers in our furry friends.

Life

Life

Don't Shout At Your Dog, And Other Pet Owner Fails

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Ever heard the saying 'don't talk back'? Well, you should bear it in mind the next time you discipline your pooch.

World

World

Man Proposes To Girlfriend -- With 16 Dogs In Tow!

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Most people expect a ring, flowers and maybe even music at their dream proposal, but one man surprised his girlfriend with all that and something a bit furrier: 16 dogs. 

Good News

Good News

Good Boy Assistance Dog Graduates University With Honours

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Kirby Bell has been living the student's dream, sleeping through all six years of his university classes and still graduating with honours alongside his owner.

Christmas

Christmas

The Pawfect Xmas Gifts For Your Very Good Boy Or Girl

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Because pups love Christmas, too!

Good News

Good News

Dog Survives Fire, Guards Home Until Family Returns

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 A dog that survived the catastrophic "Camp Fire" in Northern California apparently protected the ruins of his home for almost a month until his owner returned.

Sport

Sport

Ball Kids To Be Replaced With Ball Dogs At Major Tennis Tournament

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For the first time in UK tennis history the traditional institution of the ball boys and girls has been abandoned for a furrier alternative.

Life

Life

We Finally Know The Answer To "How Would Dogs Wear Pants?"

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You'd have a ruff go trying to get this on your pup...

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

You Might Want To Rethink Taking Your Cat For A Walk

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No-one and we mean NO ONE loves going for a walk as much as dogs, but what about our other furry companions?

Good News

Good News

'Life-Saver' Husky Detects Owner's Cancer Three Times

2 min read

We do not deserve dogs.

World

World

This Dog Is Sneaking Into Homes And Pooping On Pillows

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Jack the dog has been sneaking out of his house to poop on neighbours' pillows, but his owner wants them to be "nice" to the dog.

Life

Life

Do Dogs Get Embarrassed?

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When you dress your dog up as Santa or an Elf, do you ever stop and think for a moment that maybe -- just maybe -- they feel stupid?

Life

Life

A Study Said Dogs Weren't As Clever As We Thought... And Dogs Bit Back

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So a report just came out suggesting canines weren't the good boys we all thought they were.

World

World

South Korea's Largest Dog Slaughterhouse Has Shut Down

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Dog meat consumption in South Korea is declining, leading to the closure of slaughterhouses.

World

World

Hunter Says His Dog Shot Him In The Back, Breaking His Ribs

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A New Mexico man is recovering after he says his dog Charlie shot him. Yes, he said his 120-pound Rottweiler mix shot him in the back.

Sport

Sport

Basketballer's Bulldog Slam Dunked In Brissy Quarantine After Hand Luggage Journey

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You'd think you'd have to be barking mad to bring a dog to Australia in your in hand luggage.

Good News

Good News

Get Paid Over $138 An Hour To Pat Puppies

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Seriously, quit your day job. This is not a drill.

News

News

Fireman Mauled By Dog While Trying To Rescue A Cat

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It’s the call a fireman’s wife dreads “Your husband has been injured at work”.

Exclusive

Exclusive

Couldn't Control The ABC, But Can Justin Milne Control His Dog?

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They say nothing brings people together like a common enemy.

TV

TV

Netflix's New Doco Series About Dogs Is Gonna Make You Cry

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You'll be hitting the paws button when Netflix's new docu-series hits the streaming service next month.

World

World

Girl Killed Chasing After Her Dog Will Be Buried With Her 'Best Friend'

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Jennarae Goodbar and her beloved dog were killed instantly and will be buried together.

Life

Life

The Queen's Last Corgi Has Died

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Queen Elizabeth's beloved corgi Whisper has reportedly died, signalling an end of a canine era.

World

World

Dog Pretends To Be Stray To Get Free Food From Maccas

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A dog owner is calling out her own pup for scheming to get free McDonald's hamburgers.

National

National

Stolen Puppy Can't Hide Its Excitement At Being Reunited With Family

1 min read

A week ago Pippy the dog went missing from outside a shop in Nedlands, Perth.

Crime

Crime

Man Kills Small Dog With Spanner During Home Invasion

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Police are hunting an armed home invader after a violent robbery near in New South Wales. 

World

World

Dozens Of Beagles Rescued From Appalling Conditions

2 min read

There were heartbreaking scenes as animal welfare workers rescued more than 70 beagles abandoned after their breeder died.

Good News

Good News

Soccer Match Pawsed After Bitch Invasion

1 min read

A stray dog has stolen the limelight at a football match in Gori in eastern Georgia. 

Politics

Politics

1000 Dogs And Owners March Against Brexit In 'Wooferendum' Protest

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Organisers of the so-called “Wooferendum” campaign argued that animals would suffer from leaving the EU, saying there would be a shortage of vets and a rise in pet food costs.

News

News

Patches The Nine-Year-old Dachshund Has A 3D-Printed Skull

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Every dog owner thinks their pup is special. Patches the 9-year-old dachshund really is.

Health

Health

Pharm Animals: Should We Be Putting Our Dogs On Anti-Depressants?

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A vet in the UK has apparently found a link between dogs feeling depressed and their humans overusing their mobile phones.

Life

Life

Hot Dog! Pooches Show They're Just Pawfect As They Hang Ten

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We interrupt your regular programming to bring you some very, very good boys riding the wild surf.

National

National

Assistance Dogs To Help Anxious Flyers At Sydney Airport

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Let's face it, flying can be a bit ruff.

Good News

Good News

The Groomer Turning Pups Into Glamour Models

1 min read

Spoiler alert: ALL THESE DOGS ARE ADORABLE

Life

Life

This Wedding Featured Puppies Instead Of Flowers And, Yes, We Do

1 min read

Nothing says I love you like this bunch of cuteness.

National

National

Warnings After Dogs Baited With Poison, Razor Blades

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Two unrelated incidents of dog baiting in NSW and Queensland have sparked warnings from councils and the RSPCA for owners.

World

World

Hundreds Of Dogs Rescued From Florence Flood Waters

1 min read

Many were found in locked, flooded cages.

Life

Life

This Dog Should Have His Own TV Show Stat

1 min read

Why Bacon is the dog we deserve.

Life

Life

Please Enjoy These Dogs And Their Human Dog-pelgängers

2 min read

The paw-traits are certainly fetching.

National

National

Devastated Owner Offers $10,000 Reward For Missing Pup

1 min read

Armani gave birth to a litter of pups just eight weeks ago.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Would You Take Fur-Ternity Leave For This Guy?

4 min read

What doggy-parents wouldn't want to help their little one settle in...

Celebrity

Celebrity

Happy National Dog Day From These Famous Fur Babies And Their Famous Parents

2 min read

To celebrate National Dog Day, we scoured the internet for the best puppers and their famous parents.... and it wasn't easy.

Life

Life

How Gogglebox Stars Angie And Yvie Celebrate National Dog Day

2 min read

We found out their paw-fect plans for lavishing even more love on their four-legged friends.

National

National

How Boofhead The Collie Ended Up In Front Of A Judge

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Boofhead took his fight to the top.

Good News

Good News

Dogs Trying To Catch Treats In Mid-Air Are Everything

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Treat yo' self.