Archives for August 2009

Lori Loughlin At The Bow Wow Wow Howlywood Event

90210 star Lori Loughlin showed up in the 90046 zip code to show her support for Much Love Animal Rescue at their recent Bow Wow Wow Howlywood event. After attending the party for pooches the former Full House cast member returned home to her pawed pal, a Golden Retriever named Luca.

What’s New: Royal Canin Special Diet for Pugs

Royal Canin has introduced a special diet just for pugs ages 10 months and older. Royal Canin’s Pug 25™ diet for Pugs takes into account the breed’s special jaw shape, wrinkled skin, and tendency to become overweight. According to the company: the food’s unique shape makes it easy for the pug to grasp and chew […]

Nestle Purina PetCare Launches iPhone App for Traveling Dog Lovers

Nestle Purina PetCare has introduced a new iPhone app for pet lovers covering “petcentric places.” The iPhone application can be downloaded for free from the App store within iTunes and works on the latest version of the iPhone 3.0 software; it is also available for iPod Touch users. Coverage: The app includes pet-friendly locations and […]

Researching Your Dog’s Food

You want to make sure you are feeding your dog the best food you can; although quality food may be more expensive, you’ll save money and worry down the road in terms of veterinary care. But just how do you determine the quality of your dog’s food? It’s not an easy process. Just like determining […]

National Dachshund Races, Findlay, OH, Sept. 26-27, 2009

On your mark, get set….it’s almost time for the ninth annual National Dachshund Races, this year returning to Findlay, Ohio. Throughout the weekend, many area hotels will be offering special rates for competitors and spectators. Schedule of Events: Saturday, Sept. 26, 2009 10am: downtown sidewalk parade. The racers, with their long bodies, will be paraded […]

Actress/Director Rachel Zeskind with Her Dog

In anticipation of the 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards, Rachel Zeskind– celebrity ambassador of Look To The Stars and actress/director/co-writer of the romantic dramedy Doesn’t Texas Ever End— booked an appointment at the Beverly Hills Color Bar to get her coif red carpet ready. Zeskind’s canine companion Chloe was on hand to supervise her movie […]

Dog Days, Silver Spring, MD, Sept. 13, 2009

An afternoon of family-friendly dog fun is planned at the second annual Dog Days of Silver Spring, presented by Living Ruff and Downtown Silver Spring. The event will include: dog adoptions with many area rescue groups pet performances special guest Mary Alice Yeskey, the Food Network’s “Ace of Cakes” an appearance by McGruff the Crime […]

Labor Day Dog Paddle, Madison, WI, Sept. 7, 2009

Say goodbye to summer with a big splash at Goodman Pool. Reduced chlorine levels welcome the dogs into the pool (humans are only permitted in the water up to ankle deep), all accompanied by plenty of contests. Now in its third year, this event benefits Madison’s Capital K9s. Cost: $10 per dog including two humans […]

Labor Day Dog Show, Guntersville, AL, Sept. 6, 2009

This annual dog show is no mere beauty contest; look for all sorts of categories at this event including: biggest smallest most talented best dressed oldest dog youngest dog fluffiest dog The winners of each category will receive doggie bags filled with goodies. The park itself is pet-friendly year-around; you’ll find two lakeside cottages and […]

Fashion Four Paws, Charleston, SC, Oct. 1, 2009

The first annual Fashion 4 Paws event will feature the newest fashions for men, women and children from Charleston retails, all topped off with a Pet Parade Finale. This benefit will feature plenty of adoptable pets from Charleston Animal Society as well as raffles, door prizes, and more. When: Oct. 1, 2009, 6:00pm – 9:00pm […]