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 […]

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

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

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

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

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

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 […]