Dog Life


Acting Up

As the unconscious Valentin was pulled from the burning building and laid out on the sidewalk, Uggie quickly approached, sniffing all over his body, determinedly searching for signs of life—until the director yelled “Cut!” With the camera no longer rolling, Uggie bounced off for some well-deserved play time.more

Rescue Me

One-fifth of all dogs adopted from shelters are returned within a few months. Unfortunately, each “return” stands a reduced chance of getting adopted out again, and often becomes one of millions whose time simply runs out. According to the Humane Society of the United States, an unwanted shelter pet is euthanized about every eight seconds.more


The first image that materialized in my mind when I was asked to report on canine freestyle dancing was that of Bobby Hill, underachieving son on the King of...more

More Embarrassing Moments

• We participated in a Bring Your Dog to the Ballpark event at Shea Stadium for a NY Mets game. It was a fundraiser for the North Shore Animal League. My...more

Zen and the Art of Doggieness

About a year ago, I hurt my foot training for the Las Vegas marathon. A bummer, to be sure. After three months of doing nothing but consuming white...more

Vintage Dog Gallery


Vintage Dog

Marlene Cook has been a collector ever since she can remember. Even at the age of fourteen, she’d spend lunch hours and weekends scouring thrift shops for...more

Holiday Hounds

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Growls Don’t Lie

“When growling, dogs don’t lie about their size,” states Péter Pongrácz, an ethologist at Eötvös Loránd University in Hungary. In a recently completed study in...more

Yorkie-Loving Stars

Hills’ star Kristin Cavallari (Rocco) Supermodel Gisele Bundchen (Vida) Orlando Bloom (Frankie) Naomi Watts (Bob) Molly Sims (Poupette) Miranda Kerr...more


Dog of the Week!

Meet: Abraham