Dogs from households which are self-isolating should be kept on the lead in public, according to new guidelines from the Scottish Government.
An eight-year-old boy has died in hospital after he was attacked by a number of dogs at a house in Dublin on Sunday.
Dog owners should not shower their pets with attention during coronavirus self-isolation, a behavioural scientist has warned.
The winner of the big prize at Crufts found success went straight through her as she took an emergency toilet break on her victory lap.
Almost three-quarters of pet dogs suffer from at least one anxiety-related disorder, research suggests.
Street dogs in Egypt are finding popular acceptance after centuries of social and religious stigma.
Man’s best friend was not left behind as flood evacuations took place in Wales on Sunday.
Welfare and ethical concerns have been raised over a sharp rise in the number of specialist canine fertility clinics operating in the UK.
A wide-eyed husky who was given up by a breeder because she looked “weird” has been adopted after spending two years at a shelter.
Two trained spaniels have found seven koalas alive in an Australian forest that was affected by wildfires.
They say you cannot teach an old dog new tricks, but what if it is a stray?
Dogs are not the only ones who like to play fetch – wolf puppies are naturals at the game, according to scientists.
An Aberdeen family who adopted a service dog trained to help dementia sufferers said they don’t know where they would be without him.
There are now two Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) search-and-rescue dogs in the north-east.
Dogs often know their owners are holding something back when all of the treats that go into the pocket do not come out.
Some pet owners are convinced their dogs understand what they are saying, and even claim to have conversations with their four-legged friends.
The dog is known for being man’s best friend, but never was that relationship more obvious than among the Inuit people in the North American Arctic.
The idea that dogs age seven years for every human year is a myth, scientists have claimed.
Internet users sick of politics can replace Boris Johnson with pictures of puppies thanks to a new online tool.
A pet rehoming centre is in line for a major revamp after plans were submitted to Aberdeen City Council.
A new competition that invites pet owners to have photos of their dog taken with Santa has been extended for an extra day.
Santa Claus is taking a well-earned day off this year – with Santa Paws stepping in to take his place.
Dogs are not only man’s best friend, but also may be the key to living a longer life, a new study claims.
These adorable dogs are looking for new homes in the north-east.
They may be man’s best friend, but could we have created dogs in our own image?
There is no evidence to support the crazy cat lady stereotype that owners of the pets are disproportionately depressed, anxious or alone, according to new research.
Dog owners are being encouraged to bring their pets down to a popular north-east park for a free health check.
Dogs can sniff out bacteria that is a major of cause of lung damage in people with cystic fibrosis before it takes hold, according to a study.
Aberdeen City Council bosses have said there is “nothing further” they can do to prevent playpark swings being ripped apart by dogs.
Two people have been charged in connection with separate incidents in which dogs were left unattended in hot cars.