Dog Friendly Ghost Tours!

  From sentimental strolls that emphasize history over mystery to expeditions complete with equipment that may record an ectoplasmic encounter, numerous dog-friendly ghost tours from coast to coast invite both you and your aspiring Scooby Doo to peek into the past. We’ve unearthed the following trips back in time that allow sleuthing Spots to join […]

Enjoy the Dog Days of Summer at a Dog-Friendly Botanical Garden!

It’s been said that “Friendship is like a beautiful garden.  The more you put into it, the more it grows.” Pet parents can nurture both their love of nature and their love for their furry family members with a visit to a botanical garden. From annual dog-friendly summer events to gardens that welcome dogs year-round, […]

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 […]