#AmazingPetExpo, Tampa, FL, March 23, 2013

Floridians who love Fidos and felines are invited to enjoy a day filled with dogged devotion for all our four-legged friends at the Tampa Bay Pet Expo. Celebrity Spotting Animal Planet personality Shorty Rossi (and Hercules!) from the hit series Pit Boss will meet with fans and talk about his passion for rescuing Rovers who […]

#AmazingPetExpo, West Palm Beach, FL, March 16, 2013

Florida is known as The Sunshine State, and on March 16th animal lovers can enjoy a day devoted to all of the furry friends who bring sunshine into our lives. Celebrity Spotting Continuing his crusade to help dogs who are dogged by prejudice, Shorty Rossi and his canine companion Hercules from the hit Animal Planet […]

Orlando Pet Expo, Orlando, FL, November 3, 2012

The City Beautiful will begin November by celebrating the beauty of our furry, finned and feathered friends at the Orlando Pet Expo. Celebrity Spotting Promoting a positive image of dogs who have been badgered by prejudice, Shorty Rossi and his canine companion Hercules from the Animal Planet series Pit Boss will make a ‘Pit’ stop […]

FlipKey’s 10 Great Dog-Friendly Accommodations

Well, you know how much we love lists…so when FlipKey, a TripAdvisor company, approached us about running a list of 10 of their favorite dog-friendly properties, our ears perked up right away. With over 120,000 rental properties in more than 7,000 locations worldwide, FlipKey has a lot to select from but  this online vacation rental […]

Florida Hotels Go Dog-Friendly for Summer

Inspired by the upcoming Take Your Dog To Work Day (June 22, 2012), four Florida hotels invite furry family members to stay with their pet parents in sunny Florida this summer. Naples Bay Resort & Spa in Naples, ONE Bal Harbour Resort & Spa  in Bal Harbour (Miami Beach), Costa d’Este Beach Resort & Spa […]

Bark at the Park, Miami, FL, June 10, 2012

Their mascot may be a swift-swimming fish, but the Miami Marlins will show their dogged devotion to Fidos and felines when they go to bat for the sake of shelter pets at Bark at the Park. On June 10th baseball buffs are invited to bring their barking buddies to watch the team take on the […]

Ft. Lauderdale’s Riverside Hotel Offers Paw Print Package

Headed to Fort Lauderdale? Here’s a fun promotion we’ve received word about…one that reminds us a little bit of Cinderella and the classic glass slipper! The Riverside Hotel offers a free stay for pets whose paws fit the prints fixed in the hotel’s historic tile as it unleashes its “Paw Print” promotion. Along with the […]

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 […]

Miami’s Kimpton’s EPIC Hotel Unleashes Pet Package

In Miami, Kimpton’s EPIC Hotel has launched several new family-friendly offerings–including four-legged family members. EPIC welcomes pet companions no matter the size, shape or species – and at no extra cost! When you check in with your dog or other pet, you’ll have your choice  of pet-friendly services and amenities including a VIP (Very Important […]

Portland, Oregon Named Top Pet-Friendly City

Lists, lists, we always love lists! Just last week, DogFriendly.com came out with their list of the 10 most pet-friendly vacation cities in the US. The factors considered were pet-friendly accommodations, transportation, beaches, park, attractions, stores, dining and more. And the winners were… 1. Portland, Oregon – Home to the famous and dog-friendly Rose Gardens […]