Home > Lifestyle > How to have healthy pets > Caring for your dog Caring for your dog All sections in Pet Health » About Pet Health » Behavioural problems » Caring for your cat » Caring for your dog » Pet health tips » Pet safety » Pets and people » Your pet's health » Pet Health News How your dog can tell what you're feeling Researchers have found a specific area in a dog's brain that recognises human faces - a finding that may help to explain why dogs are so sensitive to human social cues. Subscribe to receive health tips daily » Like Health24 on Facebook » Ask CyberVet » Mutts entered into the US 2015 World's Ugliest Dog Why do wet dogs stink? Cancer in dogs dates back 11 000 years Transmissible genital cancer affects dogs, and it first appeared in a single dog that lived about 11 000 years ago. Careful, xylitol can kill your dog! Xylitol, the sweetener now found in everything from cake to toothpaste, may appeal to humans trying to lose weight, but it can be deadly to dogs. How to walk your dog Lead pulling is a common problem for dog owners, but follow these steps and you and your best friend will soon be enjoying stress-free strolls. Food not to feed your dog Feeding you dog 'human food' may be detrimental to its health. How to care for your arthritic dog As our canine companions grow older, they are subject to the same degenerative problems that plague their joints as we are. There are lots of things we can do as owners to help. Why is my dog not eating? When your dog is not eating, it is either ill, or there is some behavioural problem. Here's what you need to do. 12 interesting facts about dogs Thought you knew a lot about dogs? Read these interesting facts and think again. 6 tips on your new puppy Even if you really love your new puppy, you might not know what's best for it. These 6 tips should sort that out. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors How will we feed 9 billion people? Try the Meat Free Movember Challenge Fit starts now with MRP Sport Get Race Ready with REHIDRAT® Live healthier Toilet matters » 45 toilets in the world Poop in weird places Toilet paper debate The funniest bathroom signs ever These signs have taken toilet humour to the next level. Too Tired? » 20 signs of burnout Staying active reduces stress 10 ways to have a healthier work day Why you're exhausted Lost your mojo? Here are 5 surprising energy drainers, plus the easy fixes that will help put the pep back in your step!