Saving Money on Valentine’s Day Adoptions


Adopting a pet is in no way like buying a traditional Valentine’s Day present. Those roses are gone in a week or so (and the candy disappears even sooner) but your new dog or cat will be with you for many, many years to come. However, Valentine’s Day is a time when people’s thoughts turn […]

Pampering Your Dog for Valentine’s Day


With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, everyone’s thoughts turn to showing their love…including love for your pets. If you plan to pamper your dog or cat this Valentine’s Day, the National Association of Professional Pet Sitters (NAPPS), a non-profit organization of in-home pet care professionals, has some ideas: Reward your pets with an extra […]

Win A Pack of Dog/Cat Treats from PetAg!


**This giveaway is closed. Congratulations to @mellanhead, the winner of this Twitter giveaway!!** Valentine’s is definitely the time to show your love…and that includes the love you have for your pets, too! If you’re on Twitter, join in a special Valentine’s giveaway by PetAg. Two lucky winners, selected at random by DogTipper, will receive a […]

ASPCA Launches Valentine’s Photo Contest


The ASPCA has launched the 2011 “My Furry Valentine” Photo Contest in honor of your love of dogs and cats. The winners will be selected by the ASPCA staff and the top five winners will receive an ASPCA Prize Pack, and their winning photos will be featured on the ASPCA blog. To Enter: Write a […]

“Ugly Betty” Star Michael Urie Attends Dog Event


Actor Michael Urie, his dog Sprout and other guests celebrate an early doggie Valentine’s Day at the Chef Michael’s “Be My Valentine” Doggie Dinner Party at Gotham Hall Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2010 in New York. (Jason DeCrow/AP Images for Purina) Dressed in a tiny sweater, Sprouts was a fashionable Fido when she attended Chef Michael’s […]

“Heroes” Star Elisabeth Rohm Hosts Dog Charity Event

Actress and dog owner Elisabeth Rohm poses with Bambi, an adoptable dog from Posh Pets Rescue, during the Chef Michael’s “Be My Valentine” Doggie Dinner Party at Gotham Hall Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2010 in New York. (Jason DeCrow/AP Images for Purina) Guests gathered at Gotham Hall in New York City on February 10, 2010 for […]

Celebrating Valentine’s with Your Dog


Dogs are synonymous with love–so on Valentine’s Day how will you show your dog your love? We’ve got tips from Kimberly Schlegel Whitman, lifestyle expert and author of Dog Parties: Entertaining Your Party Animals, about celebrating Valentine’s with your dog. (Kimberly knows firsthand all about celebrating Valentine’s with your dog; recently the author and her […]

Valentine’s Day Pooch PAWty & Trunk Show, NYC, Feb. 12, 2010

If Fido is your funny Valentine, you and your canine companion can join others passionate about their pets at The Salty Paw Grooming Spa and Doggie Boutique in New York City for the third annual “Valentine’s Day Pooch PAWty & Trunk Show! While the parents of pups enjoy champagne and strawberries, dogs can lap up […]

"Heroes" Star Elisabeth Rohm To Attend Be My Valentine Doggie Dinner Party

February 10, 2010 promises to be an evening of puppy love in New York City as guests gather at Gotham Hall for the first ever Chef Michael’s Be My Valentine Doggie Dinner Party. Among the dog devoted diners will be Heroes star Elisabeth Rohm. “I couldn’t imagine life without my golden retriever Homer,” said Rohm […]

What Does Cesar Millan Do For Valentine’s Day?

Just what do celebrity dog lovers do for Valentine’s Day? Check out these tips from the dog loving “Men of National Geographic Channel” including the Dog Whisperer Cesar Millan and Dogtown’s John Garcia…you might be surprised!