Adoptable Dog of the Day: Java in Illinois


Currently under the care of Wish Bone Canine Rescue in Bloomington, IL, Java is a 19-week-old Pointer puppy. She was abandoned and found wandering in a rural area. Java is a friendly, happy girl and is very playful. She has white and liver coloration and has a docked tail. Java is spayed, up to date […]

Adoptable Dog of the Day: Wally in Illinois


Wally is an adult Chihuahua mix who is currently being cared for at the Helping Paws Animal Shelter in Woodstock, IL. Wally is a little guy, but he is big on personality. He doesn’t want to be carried around like a lap dog; he wants to face the world on his own. He is friendly […]

Adoptable Dog of the Day: Frankie in Illinois


Frankie is a 5 year-old purebred Yellow Lab who is in the care of Underdog Rescue, Inc. in Antioch, Illinois. He is well-trained with excellent house manners and he gets along well with children of all ages. He also loves other dogs and gets along fine with cats. He would do best in a home […]

Adoptable Dog of the Day: Gwen in Illinois


This sweet old girl is Gwen, a Great Pyrenees senior citizen in the care of the Great Pyrenees Rescue of Central Illinois in Bloomington, Illinois. As might be expected in a senior dog, Gwen has a couple of medical issues. She lost her right eye to a tumor and is on medication for a low […]

Portland, Oregon Named Top Pet-Friendly City


Lists, lists, we always love lists! Just last week, 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 […]

Adoptable Dog of the Day: Ester in Illinois


Adoptable Dog’s Name: Ester Location (city, state) of Adoptable Pet: Huntley, IL Age of Adoptable Dog: 8 years Breed: American Staffordshire Terrier What Makes This Dog Special: Ester: I was rescued by Animal House Shelter when I was a year old and still remain here waiting for my forever family and that was a very […]

The James Hotels Celebrate Take Your Dog to Work Day


In celebration of national Take Your Dog to Work Day on June 24, The James New York and The James Chicago hotels are offering a special package for the month of June. During the entire month of June 2011, the $75 pet fee will be waived at both properties. Also, the hotels are introducing “Burke […]

Dog Day on the Green, Chicago, IL, Aug. 29, 2010


Sunday, August 29, 2010 will be Dog Day on the Green in Chicago, celebrated with a free family festival in Montrose Harbor. The fun begins at 9am with the American Cancer Society’s Bark for Life kicking off the activities with a one-mile walk. To register your dog for the walk, visit Throughout the day, […]

Get Your Licks on Route 66, Sept.-Oct. 2010


Join FIDO Friendly magazine and North Shore Animal League America as they team up for their exciting 2nd Annual Cross-Country Adoption Tour! One lucky adopted pup will be featured in an upcoming issue of FIDO Friendly magazine! When: September through early October, the tour bus will travel through California, Arizona, Illinois, New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, […]

FIDO Friendly Names Top Dog Beaches


This week we’re running a giveaway for two subscriptions to FIDO Friendly magazine, a publication that combines our two loves…dogs and travel…so when we saw this news from them we had to pass it on! This magazine has just named its top 10 beaches for dogs, ones with little or no leash restrictions! So who […]

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