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

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, 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 […]

The Resort at The Mountain in Oregon Welcomes Dogs

Combining rustic wonders with recreation formatted for the entire family, The Resort at the Mountain is not only a sanctuary for sports enthusiasts but also a paradise for pooches. Embraced by evergreens, the more than 300-acre retreat on the western slope of Oregon’s Mt. Hood offers plenty of places for Rover to roam. A map, […]