Valentine’s Day Pet Portraits, Escondido, CA, Feb. 4, 2012

Here’s your chance to create that special Valentine’s Day photo, featuring your biggest admirer: your pet! On February 4, the Escondido Humane Society in Escondido, California, is hosting their Valentine’s Day Pet Portraits event. Whether your sweetheart is a smoochy pooch or a purrfect feline, their loving image will make a great furry Valentine! For […]

Happy Valentine’s Day!

We wanted to wish everyone a very happy Valentine’s Day from all of us here at DogTipper! Irie and Tiki send doggie kisses with their Valentine’s cards (these are from which is a fun place to play with your photos). And our cats Felix and Inca say they hope you have the chance to […]

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 […]