Michigan Renaissance Festival Dog-Friendly

A road trip with Rover during the dog days of summer can turn into a time trip for travelers and their tail-wagging chums if they head down the highway that leads to the town of Holly, Michigan– the home of the Michigan Renaissance Festival. One of only a few Renaissance faires across the country that […]

Pit Bulls and Parolees Star’s The “P” Word Tour in Detroit Dec. 8

Doggedly determined to help canines whose reputations has been maligned by the public’s misconceptions, Tia Torres– the star of the Animal Planet series Pit Bulls & Parolees and director of America’s largest Pit Bull rescue group– will share wisdom collected from her 20 years in the world of animal welfare when she makes a ‘Pit’ […]

Dachshund Fun Race And Costume Contest, June 9, 2012, Warren, Michigan

Doxie lovers, perk up your ears and mark your calendars for June 9, 2012 when the Midwest Dachshund Club presents an event dedicated to these loveable canines and their humans. The family-friendly event will take place in Shaw Park and is open to the public. Families are invited to bring a picnic lunch and enjoy […]

Fido’s Faves: Kandy Korn Costume from Costume Super Center

Product or Place I Am Reviewing: Kandy Korn Costume from Costume Super Center My Dog’s Name: Roxy What I Liked About This Product or Place: I liked that it fit Roxy so well and looked beautiful on her. What My Dog Liked About the Product or Place: Roxy liked that it was comfortable and stylish. […]

GR88.com Names Most Pet-Friendly Casinos

Everyone loves lists…but here’s one travel list we’ve never seen before: the top pet-friendly casinos in the US! The experts over at GR88.com (pronounced Great Eight .Com) have named their top eight pet-friendly casinos in the U.S. And here’s a travel tip from us: even if, like us, you don’t gamble (self-employment is enough gambling […]

Bissell Blocktail Party, Grand Rapids, MI, June 9, 2010

Grand Rapids will celebrate summer with a very special block party featuring appetizers from Mangiamo restaurant, beer, wine and cocktails, local entertainment and the company of some fabulous pooches. The event will feature a silent auction where you can bid on concert tickets, chef’s dinners, a 42” HD TV, and even the opportunity for your […]

Michigan Family Pet Expo, Novi, MI, Nov. 20-22, 2009

Michigan Family Pet Expo When: Nov. 20-22, 2009 Where: Rock Financial Showplace, Novi, Michigan Why: Michigan’s largest pet event is a family favorite with events that include pet adoptions, vendors specializing in pet gifts, a petting zoo, pet services and more. Special events include: Johnny Peers & the Muttville Comix. This canine routine (they’ve appeared […]

Trick or Treat, Williamston, MI, Oct. 24, 2009

Bring your dog for an afternoon of Halloween fun at Trick or Treat with Your Dog. The fun begins at 2pm with trick or treating with your dog downtown; from 3-6pm the fun moves to McCormick Park. You’ll find a full list of contests including best costume, best trick, pet-owner look alike, oldest dog and […]

DogFriendly.com Picks Top 10 Dog-Friendly US Resort Regions

Still making your summer vacation plans? You’re in luck: DogFriendly.com has just released its top 10 dog-friendly U.S. resort regions for 2009, ones selected by their staff for their dog-friendly accommodations, things to do with your dog, beaches, parks and dog-friendly patio dining.There are some great options on this list….the tough part is going to […]

Grand Traverse Resort and Spa in Michigan Offers "Dog House" Stay for Pets

Vacations have always offered tourists the opportunity to socialize with fellow sightseers. Now at Grand Traverse Resort and Spa on Lake Michigan’s Grand Traverse Bay, Rovers on holiday with their human parents have their own vacation venue where they can meet new barking buddies. Dubbed The Dog House- The Ultimate Dog Retreat, this cage-free facility […]