If you are about to give in to all the begging and pleading and buy a family dog, make sure you research which dog will best suit your family.
Like our human kids the furry ones are awesome at making a mess but Victoria Birch has mastered the mess with these sanity saving tips.
Many of the things that make Christmas so wonderful and magical also make it deadly for our four-legged friends.
I was a failure not only at dog training, but also, it felt, child rearing. (And no, a dog won't "fix" it.)
Once heartbroken and homeless, Lana the labrador has found a new lease of life.
There is a constant pleading at our house at the moment, coming from my six-year-old son begging us for a puppy for Christmas. And for once, the mummy who generally says yes to everything is putting on her Scrooge hat and saying no.
Reuniting lost dogs with their owners is made easier with microchipping. It’s not compulsory in all states, but it should be.
I hesitate sharing that the hypoallergenic dog is just a myth. To be sure, it is an incredible marketing ploy.
Our dog Darcy was put down this week and the misery seems to fill every corner of the house.
Mother shares daily happiness snaps on Instagram.
Would our daughter spend years on a therapist's couch trying to forgive us for a no Fido childhood?
There's charm in seeing a child achieve something for the first time, whether it be a significant milestone such as their first few steps, or something smaller like catching their first fish.
Household pets are often a great source of joy and have positive effects on our mental well-being. For most of us, this outweighs the risk of coming into contact with any bugs they may carry.