Archives for February 2011

Bloggers: Help Petfinder Celebrate Adopt the Internet Day!

March 15, 2011 is Petfinder’s 15th anniversary and they’re asking bloggers (all bloggers, not just pet bloggers) to help spread the word about the great pets available for adoption on Petfinder. On March 15, they’re asking for bloggers to share one or more of their adoptable pets in their gallery or any other adoptable pet […]

Shorty Rossi Attending Charity Basketball Game

Protecting your team mates is a cardinal rule of any sport, and on March 5, 2011 the East Bay Pit Bulls will take a defensive stance in support of the breed whose name is emblazoned on their uniforms. The final game of the season will be a slam dunk for dog devotees who get the […]

Ensuring Your Dog’s Dental Health Year Around

Today marks the last day of Pet Dental Health Month but the effort to keep your dog’s teeth healthy is one that continues year around. We just received some handy tips from National Association of Professional Pet Sitters, a nonprofit organization comprised of in-home pet care professionals, on keeping your dog’s teeth healthy every day. […]

Can’t Help Lovin’ Those Little Dogs, Issaquah, WA, March 5 & 12, 2011

Small dog lovers, take note: PUP Dog Rescue, a foster-only small dog rescue, will be hosting two adoption events in early March. Prospective adopters can complete an adoption application before the event, held at the Issaquah, Washington PETCO. The rescue adopts to residents of Washington. When: Saturday, March 5, 2011  & Saturday, March 12, 2011, […]

Feeling Like Spring

After a month that started very cold by Texas standards, the last weekend of February turned out to be unseasonably warm…offering the dogs the perfect chance to play in the creek. Although the water level is low, that didn’t stop them from having fun. Tiki especially got into the action, lowering her entire face into […]

The Bully Ball, Atlanta, GA, March 5, 2011

Fans of Fidos will put on the dog for the second annual Bully Ball, a black tie optional event benefiting four English Bulldog Rescues in the southeast. Former Chicago Bears kicker Kevin Butler, who helped his team achieve a Super Bowl victory in 1985, will be on hand to to champion the cause of caring […]

James Franco Takes A Cat Nap

His Academy Awards co-hosting gig is on the horizon, but before he hobnobs with Hollywood heavyweights actor James Franco took some time to hang out with Sammy and Zelda, the cats who have starring roles in his personal life. Taking their roles as stress-relievers very seriously, Franco’s two purring pals provided the Oscar-nominated actor with […]

Denise Richards Helps Dogs Find Homes

Access Hollywood Live may be known for shining a spotlight on today’s top celebrities, but once a month an adoptable pet from Best Friends Animal Society will get the chance to lap up the limelight on the entertainment program during a segment that will help Fidos find forever homes. Lending her star wattage for the […]

Bark in the Park, Tampa Bay, FL, March 5, 2011

Spring is just around the corner, and what better way to celebrate the upcoming season than to enjoy a day in the park with some furry friends while raising awareness and money for The Humane Society of Tampa Bay. Activities Rescue Ink, the chopper-riding champions for Fidos and felines featured on the National Geographic series […]

Professional Pet Sitters Week, March 6-12

If you have to travel without your pets, you know that reliable pet arrangements can make all the difference between a good trip and one filled with worry. Many traveling pet parents choose professional pet sitters to care for their pets during their absence and every year those pros are honored with an annual Professional […]