Shorty Rossi to Attend Rock-A-Bully 2

The news that event organizer Mia Bissette is throwing a second Rock-A-Bully ‘Pittie’ party with a purpose is music to the ears of dog devotees. “I’m so excited to be putting together our 2nd Rock A Bully event to raise funds for 3 local rescue groups who welcome the Pit Bull type breeds with open […]

Pit Bulls and Parolees Season Four Unleashed October 6

When Animal Planet unleashes the new season of Pit Bulls and Parolees on October 6th, Villalobos Rescue Center’s move from its California home of the past two decades to New Orleans’ ninth ward will offer moving moments for the program’s viewers. Transporting 200 canines to The Big Easy– a city with one of the largest […]

PetSmart’s “Primp Your Pit” Promotion Offers Low-Cost Spay/Neuter

Pit bull families: you’ve still got time to get in on the “Primp Your Pit” promotion, the result of a $1 million national spay/neuter grant program from PetSmart Charities®. Working to save the lives of the country’s most at-risk pets, this August promotion is offering high-quality, low-cost spay/neuter surgeries at 63 clinics. For $20, pitties […]

Book Review: “Pit Bulls & Pit Bull Type Dogs” by Melissa McDaniel

Book: Pit Bulls & Pit Bull Type Dogs: 82 Dogs the Media Doesn’t Want You to Meet Author: Melissa McDaniel Publisher: Present Dog Press, New Hope, PA DogTipper Review: A few years ago, portrait photographer Melissa McDaniel began creating a series of photo books, each focused on a particular canine issue. Designated as “The Photo […]

Holiday Gift Guide: Pit Bull Frogs Calendar 2012

When it comes to dog photos, it just doesn’t get much cuter than dogs lying around in that full-length, belly to the floor, legs stretched out back frog position! Now there’s a whole calendar of these cute photos and, to make it even better, it all benefits pit bull organizations and rescues. The Pit Bull […]

Facebook Friday, Nov. 12, 2010

We missed last Friday because we were headed to Dallas for the Texas Pet Expo but now we’re back with four more Facebook fan pages of special interest to pet lovers. As always, be sure to leave us a note on our Facebook wall with any dog- and cat-related favorites you’d like to see featured […]

Rescue Ink, Pit Boss To Lead Pit Bull Parade

Austin has been deemed one of the most dog-friendly cities in the country, and this November Central Texas citizens will show their passion for pitties at Love-A-Bull’s Pit Bull Awareness Weekend! The Fido love fest kicks off with a V.I.P. party November 6, 2010 at Austin Speed Shop with special guests, members of Rescue Ink. […]

Facebook Friday, May 27, 2010

It’s time for Facebook Friday! Every week we feature four new finds of our own DogTipper Facebook page. This week we spotlight: Pet of the Day The very popular fan page for focuses on, you guessed it, cute pets! Look for countless fan pet photos here, a great way to perk up your […]

Sebastian Saraceno of "Pit Boss" with Some Canine Co-Stars

He’s shared the screen with Tinseltown’s top stars in Bedtime Stories and When In Rome, performed small screen skits on Jimmy Kimmel Live and The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and donned elf ears for appearances in Capital One and Verizon Wireless commercials, but no doubt the role closest to Sebastian Saraceno’s heart is that […]

Ronald Lee Clark of "Pit Boss" with a Pit Bull

He’s appeared as an Oompa Loompa in the silver screen spoof Epic Movie and stepped in front of the cameras for an episode of Weeds, but Ronald Lee Clark– a booking assistant at Shortywood Productions– has taken on the role of a lifetime as a part of Shorty’s Rescue. One of four champions to canines, […]