Musings about dog life, canine couture, and dog-friendly events.

Thursday, June 21, 2007

Fitness with Fido!

Bideawee invites you to join us for the launch of FITNESS WITH FIDO!

Every Saturday, at 9:30am

Meet Location: Central Park Pedestrian Entrance at 66th St. & 5th Ave.

Meet other dogs and their pet parents while taking steps to a healthier lifestyle.

A free, weekly opportunity for you and your dog to exercise together along with Bideawee trainers, veterinarians, and adoptable dogs.

All welcome. Your pooch will thank you!

Info: 212-532-4986,

Pictured above: Woody and Benny playing at a NYC Schnauzers playdate.

Monday, June 18, 2007

Mutts, an investigative report

"Hey Mister, What Kind of Dog is That?" For great early summer reading (and watching), check out Baltimore Sun reporter John Woestendiek's seven-part multi-media series on his quest to trace his mutt's DNA.

Click here to read all about it.

Source: Urbanhound

Wednesday, June 13, 2007

Canine Cruise Video!

Roxie and I are attending the 2nd annual Canine Cruise. Will you be there? Don't miss the fun! Watch this video to see all the action.

Get your tickets today! Visit:

Friday, June 8, 2007

Pet Photo Contest With Rewards!

Have you seen this pet photo contest on

Here's a little bit about it...

You've seen all those tabloid photographs of celebrities and their pets, dodging reporters as they slip into the hippest Hollywood restaurants, but did you ever imagine it could be you getting the star treatment? Give your destiny a helping hand by submitting your pet's most dazzling glamour shot to the SPCA PetStyle Contest, brought to you by the SPCA and! If your pet's paparazzi pic is star-quality, you might just win a grand prize trip for two to Beverly Hills!

Just to show you that being nominated is just as much fun as winning (well, almost as much fun anyway), everyone who submits an approved photo will automatically receive a $10 gift certificate to and a free one-year membership to the Pet Protector System by 1-800-HELP4PETS. (Limit: One per contestant, not per photo or per pet.) No purchase is necessary to enter, so use our best-in-show E-Cards to tell every pet lover you know about this great offer!

Just go to the contest site, upload your pet's most captivating photo, and let the world see what real glamour is!

Enter the contest now at!

Go check it out - it's really fun!

Tuesday, June 5, 2007

A Reading (with dogs) at the Museum of the City of New York

Bring your dog to a special program for dogs and dog lovers in the Museum's courtyard. Best-selling novelist Cathleen Schine will read from The New Yorkers: A Novel (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2007), a hilarious account of the interactions among residents on an Upper West Side block and the important role their dogs play in their lives.

Adam Gopnik, award-winning critic-at-large for The New Yorker will introduce the program. In case of rain, the program will be held in the Museum's auditorium (without dogs). The author will donate all her proceeds from books sold at this event to Animal Haven.

Don't miss it! Even will be held on Saturday, JUNE 16 at 1 PM

FREE with Museum admission!
Please call 212.534.1672, ext. 3395 for more information.

Museum of the City of New York
1220 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street

By subway: #6 Lexington Avenue train to 103rd St., then walk three blocks west.
#2 or #3 train to Central Park North/110th St., walk one block east to
Fifth Avenue, then south to 103rd St.
By bus: M1, M3, M4, or M106 to 104th St., M2 to 101st St.

Headsets and neck loops available for hard of hearing visitors for programs in the Museum Auditorium. Ramp access is available at the 104th Street entrance.

Thanks Jenna for the tip!

Me and Ro

Me and Ro
Roxie and I attend the 2007 Canine Cocktail Pawty hosted by Jenna Gates

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