Portland, Oregon Named Top Pet-Friendly City

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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 […]

Doggy Days of Summer, July 31, 2011, Coral Gables, FL

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Florida dog lovers, here’s a pooch-friendly event you won’t want to miss! The Village of Merrick Park is sponsoring its third annual Doggy Days of Summer, an event with lots of fun for two and four-legged visitors. The celebration takes place on Sunday, July 31 and will feature: Doggie parade. For a $5 donation, enter […]

Animalia Pet Expo, Miami Beach, FL, Aug. 27-28, 2011

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Animalia, designed for the “pets and people of South Florida,” is a two-day Expo celebrating the important role that pets play in humans’ lives. Whether you favor dogs, cats, horses, small mammals, reptiles, birds, fish or aquatic animals you’ll find something of interest at this huge event! Over 100 booths will offer pet-centric information and […]

Taking Your Dog on Your Disney Vacation

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Planning a Florida vacation with your four-legged friend? We have a guest post from Disney expert Ben Kalle about traveling with your dog on your next visit to Florida’s Disney parks. If It’s a Family Vacation, Don’t Forget Anyone! Perhaps it is a situation you never understand until you have experienced first hand, but dogs […]

Fido’s Faves: Dog.Com

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Product or Place I Am Reviewing: Dog.Com My Dog’s Name: Marty What I Liked About This Product or Place: I really love purchasing products for my pooch on dog.com. They have an EXCELLENT clearance selection and their prices are much better than the pet stores. Plus when they ship your items they take the time […]

Florida Humane Society Celebration, July 9, 2011, Pompano Beach, FL

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The Florida Humane Society is throwing a party to celebrate the one year anniversary of their new shelter facility in Pompano Beach. The event will feature animal events and demonstrations, raffles, and lots of food and fun for the whole family. Who knows, you may even find your new best (furry) friend! The Florida Humane […]

Adopt-A-Thon, Royal Palm Beach, FL, Apr. 30, 2011

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A Second Chance Puppies and Kittens Rescue of West Palm Beach, Florida announces the PetSmart Adopt-a-Thon on April 30, 2011. The event will feature lots of lovable animals up for adoption as well as: a free rabies vaccination clinic (1 p.m. to 2 p.m.) rummage sale a “bath-a-thon” plenty of food and family fun snow […]

South Florida Pet Expo, West Palm Beach, FL, March 26, 2011

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Attention South Florida pet lovers! The South Florida Expo Center is the place to be on Saturday, March 26, 2011 as the South Florida Pet Expo brings together a host of pet demonstrations, services, information, and adoptions–all in air-conditioned comfort. You can even bring along your pet; just bring proof of current age-appropriate immunizations and […]

Safe Harbor Celebrity Dog Wash Festival, Jupiter, FL, March 19, 2011

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Stars are set to make a big splash as they scrub Spots for the sake of Safe Harbor Animal Sanctuary & Hospital at the no-kill adoption shelter’s 24th annual Celebrity Dog Wash Festival. While a variety of VIPs– including Don Brewer (drummer/singer for Grand Funk Railroad) and a line up of famous Floridians from radio […]

Pet-A-Palooza, Clearwater, FL, March 13, 2011

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Enjoy a day filled with toe-tapping tunes and tail-wagging fun and help adoptable animals in the process at Pet-A-Palooza, radio station Play 98.7′s fundraiser to help Florida’s furry friends in need. Activities American Idol season eight winner Kris Allen will win the hearts of dog devotees during his set at the Coachman Park play day. […]