The hottest hashtag of the General Election shows voters' faithful hounds accompanying them to the pollsRead the full story ›
He was a stray dog in Hiroshima who only escaped being put down by accident - but now Yumenosuke is a key member of one rescue team.Read the full story ›
Vets are warning dog owners about the spread of a flesh-eating fatal disease that has quadrupled in England over the last two years.Read the full story ›
More than 100 puppies have been seized by Irish police during an attempt to smuggle them out of the country.Read the full story ›
Some of the UK's traditional larger dog breeds could face 'extinction' as their popularity declines, the Kennel Club has warned.Read the full story ›
Ten-week-old Tyson, who is a cross between a Lhasa Apso and a Chihuahua, is believed to be Britain's smallest dog.
The pup stands at just four inches (10cm) tall and weighs just 11 ounces (300g).
Owner Rosemarie McLinden has had to build a special crate for the miniature puppy to live in because his bigger brothers and sisters mistake him for a toy to play with.
Tyson was born on Mother's Day as part of a litter of five but is barely a quarter of the size of his siblings.
Small American town takes the lead in inclusive politics by appointing dog as its mayor.Read the full story ›
Dogs of all shapes, sizes and breeds hit the waves this weekend for a surfing competition.
The main prize went to pooch Hanzo, who is owned by Eric Felland of Hollywood, California.
See some of the other contestants for the crown in California's annual 'ugliest dog' competition.Read the full story ›
A service dog who accompanies his epileptic schoolgirl owner everywhere has earned his very own yearbook picture honour.Read the full story ›