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Friday August 1st, 2014 at 10:04 AM
Making a pitch for the option of pet adoption, freestyle skier Gus Kenworthy recently swapped sports for a moment as he threw out the first pitch at the San Diego Padres Dog Days of Summer event.
The Olympic champion helps to champion the cause of pet adoption as he takes the field with adoptable dog, Tucker:
A silver medalist in the 2014 Winter Olympic games, Kenworthy first won the admiration of Fido-loving sports fans when he not only helped to shine a spotlight on the plight of dogs in...
Thursday July 31st, 2014 at 12:59 PM
Were making plans for next weeks Canyon of the Eagles book signingand would like to invite any of you in the area to come along and join the fun! The resort, located northwest of Austin in the Texas Hill Country, is hosting its annual Dog Days of Summer with special events every weekend during August. On Saturday, August 9 from 10-2, well be hosting a booksigning and talking about our favorite two topics: dogs and travel!
The resort is waiving its pet fee during the month of August, and day...
Wednesday July 30th, 2014 at 03:10 PM
Back to school time is just around the corner. Its a time for new supplies, new school clothes, new school shoes.
How about some new shoes for your dog?
Weve got a new giveaway from Canine Care Products, makers of Snuggy Boots orthotic and footwear system, a great way to protect your dogs feet and keep booties on your dog. As fall approaches, we know youll be planning more outings with your dog, a time when youll want to protect your dogs paws.
Just this week, poor Irie was stung by a wasp when...
Wednesday July 30th, 2014 at 12:28 PM
South Water Kitchen in downtown Chicago has shared their recipe for SWK Doggie Treats, prepared by Executive Chef Roger Waysok. If you visit Chicago, your dog can enjoy the complimentary treats at the Dog Days on the Patio promotion this summer! Your pooch will receive complimentary house-made SWK Doggie Treats, and you will receive $5 Ellies Brown Ale by Avery Brewing Company.
Not in Chicago? Well, crank up that oven and you can make these yummy treats at home!
Print Recipe: South Water...
Wednesday July 30th, 2014 at 08:33 AM
One quick look at the thermometer confirms that were heading into the dog days of summer. Temperatures that regularly top 100 degrees here mean that Irie and Tiki spend most of their days inside, enjoying the air-conditioning. On our day trips, though, were in and out of the heat. August temperatures can create life-threatening heat illness in dogs, just as in humans.
But there are ways to keep your dog cool and, at the same time, still enjoy these last days of summer:
Plan activities that...
Tuesday July 29th, 2014 at 01:51 PM
Helping homeless dogs and cats who have been thrown a curveball in life, the Daytona Cubs will host Dog Day on August 29th.
Baseball buffs are invited to bring their barking buddies out to the old ball game to cheer on the home team as they take on the Tampa Yankees at Jackie Robinson Ballpark.
Hitting a home run in the hearts of their doggedly devoted fans, the minor league team have already stepped up to the plate for a paws cause this season. As with the previous game, proceeds from sales of...
Monday July 28th, 2014 at 02:59 PM
Friends of Fidos and felines will be bowled over by the list of famous faces who are signing up for Out of the Gutters, Too an afternoon of family friendly fun to raise funds for the Nevada SPCA.
On August 10th, spare a little time to bowl for the paws cause alongside some of the Neon Citys brightest stars:Lance Burton (iconic magician/honorary member of the Nevada SPCA) Jennifer Cloer (from Peepshow) Travis Cloer (from the Vegas production of Jersey Boys) Anthony Cools (comedic hypnotist)...
Sunday July 27th, 2014 at 06:02 PM
Does your dog have itchy skin?
We recently reviewed Splash Plus Shampoo on Irie to see if it would help her itchy skinand it has! Were really pleased with the results (you can find our entire review here). Irie really scratches (and licks her legs) a lot during the summer months so weve been trying to find a good solution to this problem for a long time. Were so happy with the results of this shampooand wed like to give SIX of you a chance to try Splash Plus with your dog, too!
Six winners will...
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