Archives for July 2009

Celebrity Dog Photo of The Day: Jeffrey Dean Morgan with His Dog

He may have the chance to woo some of Tinseltown’s most alluring actresses on both the big and small screens, but when the director yells “That’s a wrap!” Jeffrey Dean Morgan happily heads home to his real life leading lady, a Rottweiler mix named Bisou. For sale along with her siblings on a Venice boardwalk,Dog […]

Celebrity Dog Lover Hall of Fame: Mary Tyler Moore

Mary Tyler Moore with fellow animal advocate Bernadette Peters A tiny, meowing kitten named Mimsie may have been the signature sign off for her production company MTM during her days as the small screen’s sitcom queen, but in real life dogs are the mascots of small screen legend Mary Tyler Moore . The star’s affinity […]

Making a Dog Crinkle Toy from a Water Bottle, Golf Head Cover

Looking for a cheap dog toy using recycled materials? In just a few minutes, you can make your dog a crinkle chew toy from an empty water bottle and a golf club head cover. (No golf club covers in the house? We snagged some for $1 each at the local thrift store. Ours are made […]

Celebrity Dog Photo of The Day: Elisabetta Canalis and Her Dog

She may have caught the eye of one of the world’s sexiest men, but George Clooney’s latest love interest Elisabetta Canalis has already given her heart to the two top dogs in her life– a puppy who answers to the name “Andrea” and a bull terrier called “Vittorio,” Extra reports. (Elisabetta is seen walking one […]

Learning Dog Patience–From Isaac Newton

Every dog lover knows that dogs can, now and then, be a little trying. A rambunctious dog can knock over dinner preparations, an exuberant puppy can chew through your purse strap or briefcase handle just minutes before you were heading out the door to work. But that’s nothing new in the world of dog love: […]

Rachael Rossman: Pet Pro Profile

Rachael Rossman: Pet Portrait Artist If you’re a fan of Twitter and Martha Stewart like we are, then you’re already familiar with the work of pet portrait artist Rachael Rossman. The Oregon-based artist created a watercolor of Martha’s French bulldogs, Francesca and Sharkey, that’s been featured both on and on the Twitter page for […]

Celebrity Dog Photo of The Day: Prince William with A Rescue Dog

Prince William may be second in line to the throne, but from the looks of it he’s number one in the eyes Corrie, a lucky search dog who had the opportunity to give the monarch in the making a little puppy love during the royal’s recent outing in Cumbria’s Lake District with members of two […]

Adopting a Retired Military Dog

On July 25 we attended a special War Dogs program in Fredericksburg, Texas, an event that featured a demonstration by military dogs from San Antonio’s Lackland Air Force Base. The bases’s Department of Defense Military Working Dogs School trains all the dogs used by the DOD as well as agencies like TSA. Not all of […]

Reality Stars Gretchen Rossi and Slade Smiley with A Dog

Reality personalities Gretchen Rossi from Real Housewives of Orange County and her beau Slade Smiley of Date My Ex fame were recently spotted enjoying the lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer on the beach with a barking buddy. The Bravo channel beauty is a diligent dog parent, with the Examiner reporting that she makes sure […]

Pup PJ Party, Fort Bragg, CA, Aug. 7, 2009

Does your pup look pretty in his PJs? If you’re in Fort Bragg, California, you’ve got the opportunity to participate in the city’s first Pup PJ party! The event will be hosted by MCDOG Park Mayor Hobbes (a Chihuahua mix) and will features doggies wearing snazzy jammies with prizes for best PJ’s. “What can I […]