Remembering Smoky the War Dog

Small enough to snuggle inside a soldier’s helmet, a tiny Yorkshire Terrier with a big heart was the embodiment of the phrase “man’s best friend” in the eyes of the 5th Air Force, 26th Photo Recon Squadron in World War II. Today the legacy of Smoky the War Dog‘s loyalty lives thanks to monuments around […]

Cleveland Indians Help Animals in Need with 2017 Pet Calendar

The 2016 World Series is underway, and while only time will tell what the future holds for the history of the Cleveland Indians, the major league baseball team has already won the admiration of animal lovers for helping to create a better future for dogs and cats who have been thrown a curve ball in […]

Cleveland Pet Expo, Oct. 8 – 9, 2016 #AmazingPetExpo

Dog lovers near the The Rock and Roll Capital of the World have a song in their hearts thanks to the news that a two-day celebration of all our pals with paws and claws is coming to the Cleveland area this October! Activities Cheer for the clever canines work who will their way through weave […]

#AmazingPetExpo, Cleveland, OH, September 7, 2013

Cleveland has been called “The Best Location in the Nation,” and on September 7th that nickname will ring true as pet parents and the members of their fur family enjoy a day filled with dogged devotion for all creatures great and small at the Cleveland Pet Expo. Celebrity Spotting His four-pawed pal Hercules by his […]

Bark in the Park, Cincinnati, OH, April 16, 2013

Winter’s chill may still be in the air, but the hearts of dog devotees are warmed by the news that the boys of summer are already making plans to go to bat for the benefit of shelter animals. Stepping up to the plate to raise funds for SPCA Cincinnati, the Cincinnati Reds will host Bark […]

Pit Bull and Parolees Star in Cincinnati Dec. 9 for The ‘P’ Word Tour

Sharing wisdom collected from 20 years in the world of animal welfare, Animal Planet personality Tia Torres from the hit series Pit Bulls & Parolees will make a ‘Pit’ stop in Cincinnati, Ohio on December 9th for The ‘P’ Word Tour– a one day, two-part workshop which reaches out to change people’s misconceptions of canines […]

Puppypalooza, Cleveland, Ohio, August 29, 2012

For the second time this season the Cleveland Indians are going to bat for the sake of our four-pawed pals. Presented by PUP!–the Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District’s Pick Up Poop campaign– the Indians will take on the Oakland Athletics for a game in which the ultimate winner will be the dogs and cats at […]

Wineries Welcome Four-Legged Friends

Wine tasting isn’t just about thoughtfully sipping vintages to look for hints of cherry, pepper and blackberry. These days, it’s also about bringing your best buddy along — the four-legged kind. Vetstreet.com and its deputy editor, Liz Ozaist, have rounded up eight wineries across the country that not only allow pooches on property, but also […]

Bark in the Park, Cincinnati, OH, April 24, 2012

Baseball buffs are invited to take their barking buddies out to the ballgame as the Cincinnati Reds take on the San Francisco Giants during Bark in the Park 2012. Played for a paws cause, a portion of tickets sales for the April 24, 2012 game will benefit SPCA Cincinnati, and as fans cheer for a […]

Paws for a Cause Shelter Makeover Photo Gallery

You’ll remember last week we told you about the 4th annual Paws for a Cause Shelter Makeover, an event where over 175 employees of P&G Pet Care worked at the Humane Society of Greater Dayton facility for the day. They just sent us some “after” photos we wanted to share; it’s exciting to see how […]