Surf Dog Ricochet to Throw First Pitch at Padres Game

Having recently raised her $300,000th dollar for efforts that help both people and pets, Surf Dog Ricochet is always ready to step up to the plate for a good cause, and at 7 p.m. on August 23rd the SURFice dog will hit a home run the hearts of her fans as the sports-loving Spot throws out […]

Surf Dog Ricochet Raises Funds for Betty White’s Humane Heroes Club

In life she was an angel who collected teddy bears for children in hospitals, and although 2011 Hero Dog Awards therapy dog finalist Stacey Mae recently crossed Rainbow Bridge, the love she left behind continues to encourage compassion. While enjoying the 2012 Hero Dog Awards on October 6th, SURFice Dog Ricochet, the surfing dog who […]

Surf Dog Surf-A-Thon, Del Mar, CA, September 9, 2012

Catching waves to raise funds for a paws cause, Spots are stoked for the start of the 7th Annual Helen Woodward Animal Center Surf Dog Surf-A-Thon. On September 9th the sands of Dog Beach in Del Mar, California will be covered in the paw prints of pups who will make a big impression on the […]

Cameron Mathison Rides Waves with Ricochet at Charity Event

His fancy footwork may have landed him a fifth place finish on Dancing with the Stars season five, but by planting his ‘dogs’ on a surf board alongside a totally pawsome partner  at the 7th annual Loews Surf Dog Competition at Imperial Beach actor Cameron Mathison won the hearts of animal lovers. Riding a wave […]

Help Surf Dog Ricochet Earn Food for Homeless Pets!

We’ve got a new social donation opportunity, a way you can help homeless dogs and cats through your social media channels without spending a penny yourself! Surf Dog Ricochet, the surfing dog who works tirelessly to raise money for pets and people alike, is trying to reach 100,000 Facebook fans. Iams has offered to donate […]

Surf Dog Ricochet A Winner at Hero Dog Awards

Surf Dog Ricochet is usually seen hanging 20 on the waves, but on October 1, 2011 the philanthropic Fido was spotted hanging out with Hollywood heavyweights at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills for the American Humane Association’s first annual Hero Dog Awards, presented by CESAR Canine Cuisine, which is helping the canine cause by […]

Dog Surf Events Raises Over $100,000

Remember the Surf Dog Surf-A-Thon presented by Eukanuba we wrote about last month (and we held a related giveaway, too)? We just received news that the event raised more than $100,000 for the Helen Woodward Animal Center! Held in Del Mar, California, this is the largest surfing dog competition in the nation with 80 dogs […]

Surf Dog Ricochet Helps California Shelter

She may be accustomed to surfing the waves on the sea, but on August 6, 2011 Surf Dog Ricochet rode a wave of altruistic enthusiasm all the way to Ventura County Animal Services to help adoptable dogs and cats during the kick-off of the Camarillo, California’s participation in the ASPCA $100K Challenge. A combined passion […]

ASPCA 100K Challenge Kickoff Event, Camarillo, CA, August 6, 2011

A plethora of paparazzi magnets will draw a crowd of canine and cat lovers to Ventura County Animal Services on August 6, 2011 as the Camarillo, California shelter kicks off the ASPCA 100K Challenge. One of 50 shelters across the country competing to win much-needed prize money by placing pets in forever homes over a […]

Nominees for USAToday’s Most Heroic Dog Honor Target, Fellow Nominee

We just received this news about two dogs that have been closely associated with DogTipper: Surf Dog Ricochet, Dogtipper’s Dog of the Year, and Sparkles the Fire Safety Dog, featured as our Dog of the Day in 2010. These two, both nominees for USAToday’s Most Heroic Dog of 2010, show the true meaning of the […]