Houston Pet Expo, May 13 – 14, 2017 #AmazingPetExpo

  Dog lovers in the largest city in the Lone Star state will be in seventh heaven when the seventh annual Houston Pet Expo comes to town for a weekend devoted to all our friends with fur, fins and feathers. Activities A plethora of promenading pups will walk away with your heart during the PetFinder […]

Starting a New Book Project: Fido + Fluffy’s #FreebieFriday

This week we signed a contract on a new project: the revision of our Day Trips from Houston guidebook. Like the other Day Trips books we write (Austin and San Antonio), this guide covers attractions, restaurants, accommodations, and special events within a two-hour drive of the home city. Soon we’ll be hitting the road for […]

#AmazingPetExpo, Houston, TX, April 13, 2013

The largest city in the Lone Star state welcomes dog devotees and fans of felines to a Texas-size celebration of our furry, finned and feathered friends. Celebrity Spotting Doggedly devoted reality personality Shorty Rossi (and Hercules!) from the hit Animal Planet series Pit Boss will welcome attendees to the expo, meet with fans and discuss […]

Howl-O-Ween Dog Walk and Expo, Katy, TX, October 27, 2012

A real Halloween treat for our tail-wagging chums, pups and people are invited to a day of play for a paws cause. Celebrity Spotting Reality personality Erica Rose will be among the animal lovers who will help to create a better reality for shelter pets at the fifth annual Howl-O-Ween Dog Walk & Expo. The […]

Picassos By Paws, Oct. 28, Houston, TX

Drawing attention to a paws cause, artistic tail-waggers are invited to unleash their inner Leonardog da Vinci or Henri Mutt-isse at the 4th annual Picassos By Paws, an event that helps to paint a brighter tomorrow for our four-legged friends. Benefiting SNAP (Spay-Neuter Assistance Program,) for a small donation¬† skilled Spots can dip their doggie […]

Photos from Wonder Pet Expo Houston

As you know, we were exhibiting and speaking at Wonder Pet Expo Houston on September 1. The event, held in The Woodlands, found homes for 48 rescue dogs with many other applications being filled out, too! We had so much fun sharing our booth with Preston Speaks (that Westie knows how to work a crowd!) […]

Wonder Pet Expo, Houston, TX, September 1, 2012

Families with Fidos can enjoy a day of dogged devotion when Wonder Pet Expo arrives in Houston on September 1, 2012. The free, dog-friendly event will include: Activities Discover how to save dollars on your pet’s care with tips from DogTipper.com’s Paris Permenter and John Bigley, the authors of Barkonomics: Tips for Frugal Fidos. The […]

Wonder Pet Expo Houston Helping Spindletop Rescues

Wonder Pet Expo Houston is seeking donations from pet-related companies to help the 300+ dogs that were seized in the Spindletop Refuge raid in mid-July. (You’ll find more on the dogs on a special Facebook page that has been set up to help rehome many of the dogs.) Wonder Pet Expo Houston is distributing donations […]

Howl-O-Ween Fest, Oct. 29, 2011, Cypress, TX

Celebrate Halloween with your pooch at the third annual Howl-O-Ween Fest in the Bridgeland planned community near Houston. Its a family- and pet-friendly event with so many things to do, it’s spooky! Festivities will include: kids’ entertainment area sponsored by The Foundry Church pet services and products vendor booths adoptable pets from local rescue groups […]

How to Photograph Puppies

We love photographing our dogs…but every time we do it we really respect the work of the professional pet photographers even more! Getting your dog’s attention and capturing that special expression isn’t always easy, and if your dog is still a puppy it can be even tougher. Today we have a special guest post from […]