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    Study Suggests Letting Dogs Sleep In Bed Is Good For Chronic Pain Sufferers

    Healthcare providers often recommend removing pets from the bedroom in order to improve a patient’s sleep quality. While dogs can certainly be disruptive bed hogs, a study conducted by the University of Alberta suggests their presence may be...

      Recent Study Suggests That Your Dog Does This For You When You’re Upset

      There’s something about a dog’s soft fur and kind eyes that works like medicine when you’re feeling down in the dumps. Making you feel better seems effortless for them, but a new study suggests their mood-boosting powers aren’t as...

        Scientists Study YouTube Videos To Discover The Lesser Known Triggers For Dog Bites

        Common reasons dogs snap at humans include fear, pain and resource guarding. Recently, a team...

          Do Therapy Dogs Like Their Jobs?

          With a growing list of places where you might run into a therapy dog, it’s easy to see...

            Your Input Could Help Scientists Bust Breed Stereotypes

            A now-famous 2012 study conducted by the Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Program at the...

              Science Says Dogs Recognize Happiness Better Than Any Other Human Emotion

              When you’re in bed with the flu or grieving the loss of a loved one, your dog seems to...

                Science Tells Whether Or Not Dogs Really Pick Their Owners Over Strangers

                Every dog owner wants to think that in a test of favorites, their pet would pick them every...

                  New Study Uncovers The Real Reason Why Your Dog Has A Penchant For Poop

                  Watching a dog munch on a pile of poop is enough to turn anyone’s stomach. Humans are...

                    Does Your Dog Actually Enjoy Listening To Music? The Answer May Surprise You.

                    Search for “dog music” on Spotify, and you’ll find an entire playlist...

                      Researchers Identify Possible Risk Factors For Anxiety & Aggression In Dogs

                      According to VetStreet.com, as many as 90% of all dog owners report behavioral problems –...

                        There’s A Surprising Emotional Reason Why Dogs “Mouth-Lick”

                        A recent study conducted by the University of Sao Paulo in Brazil and the University of Lincoln...

                          New Study Finds That Dogs Have More Brain Power Than Cats

                          Dog people and cat people have long argued about which species is more intelligent. Scientists...

                            The Truth About Color Blindness In Dogs

                            There was a time when dogs were thought to be completely colorblind, unable to see anything but...

                              New Study Shows That Dogs May Reduce Risk Of Childhood Eczema And Reduce Asthma Symptoms

                              While a dog’s fur coat can sometimes be problematic for individuals with allergies, new...

                                New Study Shows People Like Dogs More Than Humans

                                It’s no secret dog owners love their dogs, and a new study takes a look into exactly how...