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 […]

Surf City Surf Dog Competition, Sept. 23

The days are getting shorter, and soon the totally tubular tail-waggers who love to hang eight will have to hang up their surfboards until surfing season rolls around again. Before that happens, however, the rad Rovers will rally once again out on the waves to help turn the tide on the topic of pet homelessness! […]

What’s the Largest Dog Festival in the US?

“Do you know the way to San Jose?” More than the title of a classic Dionne Warwick hit, the phrase also expresses a question that’s currently on the minds of canines from coast to coast as California’s Silicon Valley city gets ready once again to host Bark in the Park San Jose, the largest dog […]

Fido Friendly’s 9th Annual Get Your Licks on Route 66 Pet Adoption Tour

Driven to promote pet adoption, FIDO Friendly magazine is about to embark on its 9th annual Get Your Licks on Route 66 tour along the Mother Road in order to find loving Mothers and Fathers for shelter dogs and cats. Each companion animal from participating shelters who is united with a pet parent will add […]

Surf Dog Surf-A-Thon Helps Helen Woodward Animal Center

Helping to turn the tide on the topic of pet homelessness, 80 totally tubular tail-waggers will hang eight during Helen Woodward Animal Center’s 12th annual Surf Dog Surf-A-Thon┬ánext month! An off-leash event that’s off the chain, four-pawed participants will try to prove why they should be the event’s Big Kahuna as they show off their […]

Rovers to Ride the Waves at Imperial Beach Surf Dog Competition

Riding the waves and helping to turn the tide on the problem of pet homelessness in the process, more than 60 rad Rovers will show off their skills during a day of sea, sand, sun and sports-loving Spots at the 13th annual Imperial Beach Surf Dog Competition. The event will include single dog heats, with […]

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

It’s been said that “Friendship is like a beautiful garden. ┬áThe 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, […]

Want a Peek Inside a Dreamy High-Tech Pet Shelter?

Want a peek inside a high-tech California pet shelter that just opened its doors–and provides a red carpet experience for its residents? The California Dream of making The Golden State no-kill came one step closer from transforming from reverie into reality on June 24th as an enthusiastic pack of dog and cat lovers gathered in […]

World Dog Surfing Championships Benefit Dogs in Need

Rad Rovers the world over are stoked to find out which canine will be The Big Kahuna at a surfing event held during the dog days of summer in support of totally tubular tail-waggers in need. A post shared by World Dog Surfing (@worlddogsurfing) on Jun 12, 2017 at 10:18pm PDT On August 5th, tails […]

Oakland Athletics to Host Bark at the Park (+ a contest)

  Baseball buffs and their dogs can watch the Oakland Athletics go to bat against the Cleveland Indians and help two worthy causes in the process when the team hosts Bark at the Park on July 14, 2017. Prior to the first pitch, pooches and their pet parents can celebrate with other two-and-four-legged fans at […]