Arizona Diamondbacks Expand Dog Days of Summer

The Arizona Diamondbacks may have won the World Series in 2001, but in 2016 the major league team won the admiration of both two-and-four-legged fans by creating a season-long, dog-friendly dog park complete with a Dog Days of Summer program which welcomes dogs to¬† every Sunday game played by the D-backs. By ‘pup’ular demand PetSmart […]

Phoenix Pet Expo, April 14 – 15, 2017 #AmazingPetExpo

  Pet parents and their dogs are invited to enjoy a two-day celebration of all of our furry, finned, and-fine-feathered friends at the eighth annual Phoenix Pet Expo. Activities Your tail-wagging chum can chase a lure for charity! When Rover works his way through the Run for Rescue lure course ($6 for one run, $15 […]

Tucson Pet Expo, Oct. 29, 2016 #AmazingPetExpo

Arizona pet parents can treat their pal with paws to a frightfully fun day of play at the Tucson Pet Expo, a pre-Halloween celebration of dogs, cats, and all of our other friends with fur, fins and feathers! Activities A canine-loving crowd will be howling with laughter as they cheer for the plethora of puppy […]

USA Today Selects Top 10 Pet-Friendly Hotels

Well, you know how much we love lists and when it combines both dogs and travel, we just can’t resist! USA Today has released a list of the 10 best pet-friendly hotels in the country. Using a list assembled by 10Best, the list was then voted on by USA Today readers. And the results? Here’s […]

Excellent Autumn Trips to Take with Your Dog

By Joe Laing Autumn is an ideal time to get away and do some leaf peeping, fit in some outdoor recreation and generally have a good time. The weather is cooler and the crowds have let up. But you will want to take your dog with you, because leaving him (or her) home is not […]

#AmazingPetExpo, Phoenix, AZ, April 20, 2013

A city known as the Valley of the Sun invites dog devotees and their barking buddies to a day dedicated to the pets who bring sunshine into our lives. Celebrity Spotting Reality personality Shorty Rossi (and Hercules!) from the hit Animal Planet series Pit Boss will welcome attendees to the expo, meet with fans and […]

Phoenix Pet Expo, Glendale, AZ, April 28, 2012

Dog devotees can enjoy a day devoted to all our furry, finned and fine feathered friends at the Phoenix Pet Expo. The free event offers fun for the entire family, including dogs on a fixed leash with proof of vaccinations. Celebrity Spotting Continuing his crusade to abolish BSL, Shorty Rossi (along with his canine companion […]

Holiday Pet Festival, Scottsdale, AZ, Dec. 4, 2010

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Scottsdale, Arizona, where human parents of pooches can enjoy the spirit of the season with their canine companions at the Holiday Pet Festival. Activities Fashionable Fidos will show off styles for the sophisticated Spot as the catwalk transforms into the dogwalk in a runway event for […]

Get Your Licks on Route 66, Sept.-Oct. 2010

Join FIDO Friendly magazine and North Shore Animal League America as they team up for their exciting 2nd Annual Cross-Country Adoption Tour! One lucky adopted pup will be featured in an upcoming issue of FIDO Friendly magazine! When: September through early October, the tour bus will travel through California, Arizona, Illinois, New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, […]

Dog Fancy Names Top Dog Parks

Dog Fancy magazine has released its annual picks in America’s Best Dog Parks contest. (Last year’s results) This year’s best dog park is Jackass Acres K-9 Korral, in New River, Arizona. “In an age when keyboards and touchpads connect us, off-leash parks flourish across the country because they are great gathering places for both dogs […]