#AmazingPetExpo, Portland, OR, October 12, 2013

Portland has been deemed the most dog-friendly city in the nation, and on October 12th fans of Fidos can enjoy a day filled with dogged devotion for canines, cats, and other furry, finned and feathered friends at the Portland Pet Expo. Celebrity Spotting Animal Planet star Shorty Rossi and his canine companion Hercules will make […]

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 […]

Portland Pet Expo, Portland, OR, October 6, 2012

A permanent fixture atop lists of America’s most Fido- and feline-friendly cities, Portland welcomes pet parents to a day devoted to our four-legged friends. Celebrity Spotting Helping to change the mindset of those with misconceptions regarding Rovers who have badgered with a bad rap, Shorty Rossi from the Animal Planet series Pit Boss–his canine companion […]

Portland, Oregon Named Top Pet-Friendly City

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

Livability.com Names Top 10 Pet-Friendly Cities

We all love top 10 lists so when this one came across our in box this morning we had to share. Livability.com has just released its list of the Top 10 Pet-Friendly Cities in the US. Drumroll, please… 1. Portland, Oregon 2. Colorado Springs, Colorado 3. Rocky Mount, North Carolina 4. Boulder, Colorado 5. Santa […]

Sisters Doggie Dash & Stroll, Sisters, OR, Aug. 29, 2009

On your mark, get set, dash! The three-mile Doggie Dash and the two-mile Stroll will be taking place at the Sisters Doggie Dash & Stroll on Saturday, August 29. Proceeds from the event go to help support the Bend Spay & Neuter Clinic so bring your dog and dash. If you don’t have a dog […]

Muttzanita Festival, Manzanita, OR, Aug. 15, 2009

The First Annual Muttzanita Festival is set for Saturday, August 15 to benefit United Paws for their spay and neuter programs and to the local Rotary Club to support the Rinehart Clinic program that provides childhood immunizations to local school-age children. The event, sponsored by Four Paws on the Beach, will kick off with a […]

"Weiner of Oz" Weiner Dog Races, Pendleton, OR, June 26, 2009

On your mark, dachshunds! Friday, June 26, 2009 marks the Third Annual Wiener Dog Race – “The Wiener of OZ” in Pendleton, Oregon. Open to dachshunds only, the Main Street race is a benefit for the Children’s Museum of Eastern Oregon. Along with the weiner dog race, the event includes a costume contest for all […]

Dog Walk, Medford, Oregon

Benefiting Dogs for the Deaf, this dog walk fundraiser extends into a complete dog festival with a full menu of family- and dog-friendly events. Events: Along with the dog walk, look for these activities: Pioneer Day costume contest Best Trick contest Agility demo Photo booth Hearing dog demonstrations Cost:$25 per walker (day of event), $50 […]

Top 10 Dog-Friendly Cities Named by DogFriendly.com

If you’re making plans for a summer vacation and wondering where you and your dog will be welcome, check out the new list just released by DogFriendly.com, a great site that offers tons of information (and guidebooks) on traveling with your dog. The 2009 list of the top 10 dog-friendly destination cities in the United […]

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