Leap Day Book Signing and Doggie Social, Santa Monica, CA, Feb. 29, 2012

Don’t look now, but it’s Leap Year! What will you and your pooch do with your “extra” day? Well, if you’ll be in the Southern California area, here’s an idea: take in the Leap Day Book Signing & Doggie Social at Fitdog Sport Club in Santa Monica. Sponsored by Fitdog Sport Club and Bark Pet […]

Mardi Paws Parade, Sandestin, FL, Feb. 19, 2012

The streets of the Village of Baytowne Wharf will be the scene for costumed pooches and their humans at the Sandestin Golf and  Beach Resort’s 9th Annual Mardi Paws Parade. This year’s theme is “Cruisin Canines, Fetch a Wave” and will feature elaborately decorated convertibles, small floats, golf carts, bicycles, and wagons with Mardi Gras […]

Vegas Pet Expo, Las Vegas, NV, Feb. 11. 2012

It’s a sure bet that animal lovers will enjoy a day devoted to our furry, feathered and finned friends at the first annual Vegas Pet Expo. Celebrity Spotting Continuing his crusade to end Breed Specific Legislation, Animal Planet star Shorty Rossi (with his canine companion, Hercules!) will be on hand to talk with fans. An […]

Visit Westminster Winner Hickory, NYC, Feb. 11, 2012

Can you believe it has been almost a year since beautiful Hickory, a Scottish Deerhound, captured the “Best in Show” title at the 2011 Westminster Kennel Club Show? Competing against nearly 2,600 other canines, Hickory claimed the coveted purple-and-gold ribbon and silver bowl in the annual event (taking place this year on Feb. 13-14). On […]

HSWC Chili Cook-Off Fundraiser, Leander, TX, Feb. 11, 2012

Nothing goes down better on a cold winter day than a good bowl of chili, and Texas has some of the best chili cooks anywhere. In fact, chili has been declared to be the “Official State Dish” by the Texas Legislature. If you are hankering to sample some of this mouth-watering comfort food or if […]

Valentine’s Day Pet Portraits, Escondido, CA, Feb. 4, 2012

Here’s your chance to create that special Valentine’s Day photo, featuring your biggest admirer: your pet! On February 4, the Escondido Humane Society in Escondido, California, is hosting their Valentine’s Day Pet Portraits event. Whether your sweetheart is a smoochy pooch or a purrfect feline, their loving image will make a great furry Valentine! For […]

New Yorkie Runway, New York, NY, Feb. 10, 2012

Canines will command the catwalk for a paws cause at the second annual New Yorkie Runway. Combining philanthropy with fashion, fashion-forward Fidos will join with famous faces and Big Apple bigwigs at The New Yorker Hotel to raise funds for the Angel on a Leash foundation, a non-profit which creates therapy dog programs for hospitals. […]

Givin’ The Dog A Bone Fundraiser, Schererville, IN, Feb. 26, 2011

News that XRock 103.9’s “Givin’ the Dog A Bone ” event is just around the corner is music to the ears of animal lovers. Combining a love of classic rock with compassion for canines and cats, the Indiana radio station conducts an annual benefit complete with live music and auction items autographed by entertainment icons, […]

Laugh Your Tail Off Fundraiser, Burbank, CA, Feb. 24, 2011

He’s made movie-goers giggle in RocketMan, There’s Something About Mary, Sorority Boys and The Whole Nine Yards, and now comic actor Harland Williams will use his stand up act to stand up for our four-legged friends at the Laugh Your Tail Off fundraiser benefiting the Burbank Animal Shelter. The hilarious headliner, who shared screen time […]

Fighting for a Cause Event, Hollywood, CA, Feb. 19, 2011

Martial artists are stepping out of the ring and on to the red carpet as they join Hollywood heavyweights in the struggle to protect pups at the 1st annual Fighting for a Cause fundraiser. The Sunset Boulevard soiree will benefit Knock Out Dog Fighting, a non-profit which has been recognized for its achievements by the […]