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You'll Probably Live Longer if You Have a Dog

What’s better than a long life, free of disease? A long life, free of disease, with your loving dog by your side. It's no pipe dream: Dog owners have a lower risk of death than people who don’t care for a furry friend, according to a paper published today in Scientific Reports.

Tove Fall, a veterinarian and an assistant professor of epidemiology at Uppsala University in Sweden, decided to explore the link between dog ownership and risk of death because the families of her pet patients are always swooning over them. “As a veterinarian, I have heard so many stories from pet owners on how much their pet means to them in terms of social support,” Fall says. Plus, past research…

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 You'll Probably Live Longer if You Have a Dog

What’s better than a long life, free of disease? A long life, free of disease, with your loving dog by your side. It's no pipe dream: Dog owners have a lower risk of death than people who don’t care for a furry friend, according to a paper published today in Scientific Reports.

The 10 Health Benefits Of Dogs (And One Health Risk)

Whether you’re a dog owner or volunteer, hanging out with our four-legged friends can do wonders for your wellbeing.


HerePup aims to be one of the only dedicated dog news sources (news about dogs–not necessarily for dogs). This includes dogs in the media, news-worthy events, product recalls, celebrity dogs, and anything else in the news that involves dogs. your one-stop shop for free pet health, dog training and dog breed resources.

BringFido is a dog travel directory that provides unbiased reviews, detailed pet policy information, and online reservations at more than 25,000 pet friendly hotels through a partnership with Travelocity. Information is also available on thousands of bed & breakfasts, vacation rentals, and campgrounds that welcome pets in 150 countries worldwide.

Canine Companions

Canine Companions for Independence is a non-profit organization that enhances the lives of people with disabilities by providing highly trained assistance dogs.

Canine Epilepsy Resources

This website was designed to provide information and support to those who love and care for an epileptic dog (or cat). It is scary to watch your pet have a seizure whether it be a full blown tonic clonic (grand mal), a petit mal or something in between.

Canine Health Concern

CHC advocates the use of alternative healthcare for pets, including the homoeopathic vaccine alternative, natural flea and worm prevention, and a range of complementary therapies such as Bach Flower remedies, Chiropractic, Emotional Freedom Technique, Reiki, nutritional therapy, acupuncture, and more. Homoeopathic veterinary medicine has become increasingly popular since CHC started to promote it back in 1994, and we have led thousands of animals to the doors of homoeopathic and other complementary vets.

Canine Health Events

Canine Health Events Inc. is a 501(c)(3) charity dedicated to raising money for canine health research by working with dog clubs to sponsor dog events and related activities, such as raffles, auctions and sponsorships.

Canine Health Foundation

The mission of the American Kennel Club Canine Health Foundation, Inc. (CHF) is to advance the health of all dogs and their owners by funding sound scientific research and supporting the dissemination of health information to prevent, treat, and cure canine disease. The Foundation has established a series of goals as well as a strategy for achieving these goals.

Canine Health Information Center

Providing a source of health information for owners, breeders, and scientists that will assist in breeding healthy dogs.

Canine Heart Health

Here you will learn how to support your dog's heart naturally. is dedicated to providing easy Internet access to factual information about the health of and severe genetic health disorders.


#1 magazine for dog lovers.

Cody's Canine Health Site

Our aim is to help you better understand different aspects of canine health and to keep your pup' safe and happy.

Dog Health

Comprehensive site covering the dog world.

Dog Health Guide

The dog health guide offers simple and practical advice for many common canine symptoms and illnesses.

Dog Owner's Guide

A newspaper for pet and show dog owners in southwestern Ohio and northern Kentucky.

Dog Play

Here is an introduction to some great things people do with their dogs. Most activities welcome all dogs, whether purebred or of mixed breed heritage. Some of these activities are classed as "working dog" activities, but are also done on a recreational basis, or as a public service. is the place to go for all of your significant and fun dog news. As part of AnimalNetwork, we maintain the highest standards of journalism and integrity in covering dog news stories and events.

Dog’s Health is the #1 source for immediate, long-term relief for dogs suffering from diseases like hip dysplasia, OCD and arthritis. We are specialists in the treatment of canine joint disease and its accompanying pain. Let us help you put an end to your dog’s pain and suffering, joint stiffness, immobility, and poor quality of life. Our products will help heal your dog without the use of unsafe drugs like Rimadyl, costly vet visits, or invasive surgery.

DogStarDaily is a free website for dog lovers – a daily magazine with news, blogs, and articles about dog behavior, and a comprehensive digital dog training textbook with everything you need to know about training your puppy or dog.

Golden Retriever Foundation

To promote and assist the development, publication and dissemination of educational materials about the proper care, treatment, breeding, health, development and training of Golden Retrievers.

Great Dane Links Directory

Canine Health Links, Diseases and Disorders.

The object of this site and associated newsletter, Healthy Happy Dogs, is to convey and share up-to-date information with our subscribers and website visitors, on how to have a healthier happier dog.

Orthopedic Foundation for Animals

Over 40 years of dedication to the advancement of canine health.

Osteoarthritis Deramaxx

Does your dog seem to be slowing down? Does he just not play with the same spark? It might be more than age. He may be in pain due to osteoarthritis

Osteoarthrits PennHip

PennHIP is a not-for-profit program wholly owned and operated by the University of Pennsylvania. Our mission is to develop and apply evidence-based technology to direct appropriate breeding strategies aimed at reducing in frequency and severity the osteoarthritis of canine hip dysplasia.

Pet Guardian Angels of America

original PGAA writings or curations of articles taken from the Internet, with permission or shared, to help you provide for your dog's health.


Imagine having an entire world of pet care–from expert tips and knowledgeable advice to the latest and greatest pet food, treats, toys and gear to an active community of pet parents–all tailored to your pets’ exact needs. You don’t need to imagine it. Pet360 delivers this level of customization every time you visit.

The definitive web destination for PetCrazy people and their canine companions.

Pets 101

Extensive resource from Animal Planet.

VetStreet is a new site dedicated to giving you the most accurate information possible, so you can keep your dogs and cats healthy. Our articles are written, developed, and reviewed by leading veterinarians, professional journalists, and animal health experts, so you get the most current advice and thinking on everything from finding the right puppy or kitten to dealing with serious medical conditions.

Why People Love Dogs

It's more complicated than you think.

Working Dogs

The international magazine for and about working and sporting dogs -- and the people who love them.

This website, focuses on joint problems such as canine arthritis,canine hip dysplasia, canine osteoarthritis, and rheumatoid arthritis. It gives you all the facts and what your treatment options are. endorses the use of Free & Easy for Dogs. We do so for one reason. Because it works and it works well against these diseases.

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