Doctors told a hiker struck by lightning that his dog Rambo likely saved him and 13 other people nearby because he took the brunt of the bolt.
A K-9 officer has died after he was left inside a hot patrol car.
A viral online campaign pleading for the return of a beloved family dog found its happy ending this week, when the reportedly stolen pet was identified and made its way home.
A Virginia family is mourning the loss of their family dog.
A Houston grandmother was overjoyed Tuesday after she was reunited with her poodle, who was stranded in a flooded house for more than 12 hours.
While covering the devastation in Bridgeport, NBC 5 reporter Jeff Smith found an orphaned dog resting atop a pile of rubble.
A 125 pound Great Dane sings along with her owner for America's fallen heroes, both human and canine.
Fort Worth police plan to file a felony charge against an 11-year-old boy in connection with the beating death of a dog Monday afternoon.
A New Zealand police dog had an emotional reunion, licking and bounding on his handler, after it went missing for a week in the Tararua Ranges, a mountainous area about 70 miles from the capital Wellington.
It was Dec. 6, 2012, and Marcus Robicheaux, like the other inmates at the Iberia Parish Jail in New Iberia, Louisiana, was standing with his hands on his head and his nose pressed against the wall of the recreation yard as jail officers ran a contraband sweep. The deputy in the video, David Prejean, filed a report on the incident shortly after it happened, but his written account clashes with what the video depicts. "I couldn't do nothing but scream," recalled Robicheaux, who says he doesn't know why he was singled out. "The inmates couldn't do nothing to help me."
Authorities say a 25-year-old man was arrested after he allegedly abused a puppy.
Loss of his eyes hasn't stopped Tanner from helping others.
A 2-month-old boy was killed Sunday afternoon and his mother was injured when the family's pit bull attacked the child inside their Dallas home, police said.
Utah dog owner finds meatballs stuffed with pills in his yard.
A dog died of poisoning just hours after competing at one of the world's most prestigious dog shows, according to one of the animal's owners.
Wisconsin man made famous by viral photo of his efforts to ease his elderly dog's pain starts anew with another adopted dog.
Dog runs away from Iowa home to track down her owner, recovering from cancer in a nearby hospital.
Jersey was intently watching him on screen with his family Monday night.
Georgia teen escapes clutches of would-be kidnapper when her tiny dog rushes to her rescue.
A dog "jumping around" in the backseat of a parked pickup truck in Wyoming accidentally discharged a rifle that wounded a man standing outside the vehicle.