Pit Bulls and Parolees Star To Visit Salem on The ‘P’ Word Tour


The Halloween holiday will be a treat for fans of the Animal Planet series Pit Bulls and Parolees as Tia Torres and her crew head to Salem, Massachusetts on The ‘P’ Word Tour. While centuries ago unfounded fear and superstition led to Salem’s infamous witch trials, on October 26th dogs who find themselves often unfairly […]

Excellent Autumn Trips to Take with Your Dog


By Joe Laing Autumn is an ideal time to get away and do some leaf peeping, fit in some outdoor recreation and generally have a good time. The weather is cooler and the crowds have let up. But you will want to take your dog with you, because leaving him (or her) home is not […]

Room to Run Announces More Winners!


The Nutro Company has just announced round two of winners in the Room to Run program that will be awarding 30 dog parks $2,000 grants. The first eight winners were named last month and now the second batch has been released: Independence Community Dog Park in Independence, OR Half Moon Bay Dog Park in Half […]

Adoptable Dog of the Day: Agatha in Massachusetts


This beautiful girl is Agatha, an adult Border Collie mix currently under the care of Big Fluffy Dog Rescue in Marblehead, MA. Agatha is six years old and is gradually going deaf so she is classified as a special needs dog. She is very sweet and cuddly with her humans and does well with other […]

Adoptable Dog of the Day: Avery in Massachusetts


Avery is an adult male Brittany Spaniel who is in foster care under the supervision of New England Brittany Rescue Inc. in Cummington, MA. It’s hard to find anything negative about this sweet, intelligent, handsome boy. He has a cheerful, easygoing disposition and loves being close to his foster mom. Avery likes to play and […]

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 […]

Whisker Walk, Lancaster, MA, June 3, 2012


Dog devotees and friends of felines will make great strides toward building a better tomorrow for rescue and shelter animals throughout New England by taking part in the 5th annual Whisker Walk. Activities The free day of play with a purpose for your and your four-pawed pal begins with Flyball demonstrations by the Boston Stragglers, […]

Adoptable Dog of the Day: Dimitri in Massachusetts


Dimitri is an adult Greyhound under the care of Greyhound Friends Inc, of Hopkinton, MA. He is an outgoing, friendly guy who likes to ride in the car and go on walks. Dimitri has a calm demeanor and enjoys being with humans (and some dogs). He would probably do best in a home without young […]

Dog of the Day: Blackie, Lab Mix


My Dog’s Name: Blackie Age of My Dog: 12 years Breed: Lab mix What I Love About My Dog: He is so sweet and friendly; there’s not a person in the world he doesn’t love. The minute he met my baby granddaughter, it was love at first sight. They are now friends for life. -contributed […]

New England Inns & Resorts Offer Pet Packages


The thought of cool New England getaway with your dogs sounds very, very tempting right now (as we prepare for yet another 100+ degree day in Texas). We just received news about a number of great pet-friendly packages in New England from the New England Inns & Resorts Association (NEIRA). They’ve recently compiled a list […]

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