2017/2018 Washington Nationals Pet Calendar Helps Dogs in Need

Helping dogs and cats who are marking the days until they find their forever home, the Washington Nationals have unleashed an 18-month pet calendar that pitches the option of adoption. The #NatsPetsCalendar, featuring animals from HRA is available online and at the @NatsTeamStore. https://t.co/6rfhgW7txM #AdoptHRA pic.twitter.com/jWM1AuAxFg — Humane Rescue (@HumaneRescue) July 1, 2017 Using their […]

2017 Washington Capitals Canine Calendar Helps Dogs in Need

Iconic Washington D.C. landmarks serve as backdrops for a 2017 calendar that puts pet adoption at the forefront of public attention. Offering travel lovers who love our tail-wagging chums a virtual vacation to a different tourist attraction each month, the new Capitals Canine calendar includes the Washington Capitals ice hockey team and some photogenic Fidos […]

Pups in the Park, Washington, DC, September 22, 2012

When it comes to baseball teams who help out our barking buddies, the Washington Nationals just might be the leader of the pack. The boys of summer have already gone to bat three times this year for the sake of shelter pets, and this September the players will step up to the plate once again […]

America’s Newest Monument Honors Fire Dogs

Next May when we attend the 2013 BlogPaws conference near Washington, D.C., we know of one monument we have to make time in our schedule to see: the first-ever National Fire Dog Monument. This week, the monument arrived in Washington, D.C. after a 2,000-mile, 12-city cross-country tour to honor the four-legged and two-legged heroes who […]

FIDO Friendly Names Top 10 Leaf Peeping Destinations

Are you starting to daydream about autumn? (With temperatures topping 100 degrees here again today, our thoughts are definitely starting to turn to fall!) Check out this list from FIDO Friendly magazine to really kick your travel daydreams in high gear. This great dog travel magazine has just released its list of the Top 10 […]

Sugar & Champagne Affair, Washington, DC, Jan. 27, 2010

It’s almost time for the 9th annual Sugar & Champagne Affair hosted by Todd and Ellen Gray of Equinox Restaurant and Salamander Hospitality. Guests and their dogs will be greeted by the world’s finest sparkling wines, champagne and delicious desserts from the area’s top Pastry Chefs. When: Wednesday, January 27, 2010, 7:00pm-9:00pm with a VIP […]

Affinia Hotels Offers Jet Set Pets Program

Affinia Hotels is re-launching its popular pet-friendly travel program Jet Set Pets to help keep the furry member of the family feeling right at home during any trip to New York, Chicago and Washington, D.C. The Program: Upon check-in at any of Affinia’s seven hotels, pets will receive several fun items that they can use […]

Washington DC Week for the Animals, May 30-June 7, 2009

Plans are underway for the first annual Washington DC Week, an event designed to build awareness for animals. Bringing together educators, animal shelters, humane organizations, sanctuaries, and zoos with local businesses and citizens, the event will offer a full week of activities. Plans call for: pet adoption events pet therapy in hospitals and nursing homes […]