Pet Events in January in the USA

The start of a new year is here and with that comes plenty of fun, pet-friendly, or pet loving events that you and your family can go to. Some of them allow pets and some don’t but all of them are sure to have great educational information regarding health and well-being, community outreach, and raising […]

Pet Events In August In The USA

August is a great time to plan a trip in the US that includes not just your human family, but your pets as well. Summer events are at their peak, with lots of things taking place outdoors, which always makes it easier to bring your dog along to join in the fun. Of course, there […]

5 Best Dog-Friendly Beaches in the USA

Grab your sunscreen, pack a towel, and get ready for summer! Going to the beach can be awesome for a day of relaxing in the sun, playing in the water, and heading home a little sandy and tan. Your favorite friend may also enjoy playing and romping around in the sand and surf. If so, […]

Winter Travel With Pets

Winter is a popular travel season in the United States – the weather is cold but great and the kids are out of school on break, making it an ideal time to pack up the family and head for the ski resorts or if you like warmer places, the sunny beach front resorts in warmer […]

5 Favorite Movies With Animals

We’ve recently posted some of our favorite dog movies and favorite cat movies, but we found a few more films that feature animals as main characters, and we couldn’t let them go unrecognized. Here are a few more movies about animals, either animated or real, and not always the kinds of creatures that make good […]

More Events For June 2012

June has been a busy month for everyone – festivals, pet events, and the end of the school year. If you’re not worn out from the month yet and looking for other fun activities for you and your pet, check out the ones listed below. If you’re not near these cities, check your local animal […]

Events For June 2012

There are a lot of family fun pet events in June for you to attend. If your dog is a model, clown, or athlete, why not show her off? Some events have contests that you and your dog can enter and others are marathons or walk-a-thons that help your local shelter. There are also events […]

Dove Lewis: 2012 Run For The Love Of Dogs 

On Sunday June 10, 2012 the streets of northwest Portland, Or will be filled with the sounds of barking and tail wags. It’s the 2012 Run For The Love Of Dogs event. Participants will be jogging through the streets to support Dove Lewis, the 24 hour emergency hospital in the northwest part of the city.  […]

June Pet Events

As May comes to a close and we pull out the summer clothes, plant new gardens, and start prepping for trips to the beach, weekend getaways, and get the kids ready for whatever adventures they will have, don’t forget to include your best canine buddies in your plans. There are some great pet events in […]

Oregon and Washington Pet Events

If you’re in the great Pacific Northwest and want to find something to do with the whole family, including your four-legged pup, there are some great events happening this weekend that shouldn’t be missed. Oregon and Washington have a lot of pet friendly events, places to hike, and restaurants that make owning a pet easy. […]

Dog Events in May

There are plenty of activities for you and your dog to participate in this month. If you are looking for something to do in the upcoming weekends where you and your family can go and meet other dog lovers, watch some amazing dogs do their tricks, and show off your own lovable pup, check with […]

Chihuahua Parade To Set World Record

If you are going to be in or near Kansas City, MO on May 5th and have a chihuahua register and participate in the Chihuahua Parade. Cinco de Mayo will never be the same in Kansas City. The Guinness Book of World Records has sanctioned the Chihuahua Pet Parade and Festival to attempt to break […]

4 Ways to Help Your Local Shelter

You don’t have to be working in the animal field to help at your local shelter or rescue group. It’s often been said that doing service helps you in the process. If you’ve been thinking of volunteering but didn’t know if you have a skill that could be useful, think again. There are many positions […]

Pet Events: Weekend of April 14-15, 2012

There are some great pet friendly events happening this weekend that are guaranteed to be educational, fun, and good bonding time for you and your pup. Most of the events are family friendly and will give you all something to do if it’s too rainy for a hike or a romp in the park. Houston […]

Pet Events in Las Vegas

Las Vegas, also known as the Entertainment Capital of the World, is well known for its casinos, shopping, shows, and dining. It’s also a pet friendly city and as you leave the main strip and head to the outer areas, there are beautiful houses, quiet parks to walk through. There are 5 dog parks, 9 […]

More Pet Events for March

March is a packed month of pet events in many different cities. There’s so many parties, fundraisers, and educational events for you and your family to head to. If you’re not sure what to do while the winter weather melts away and heads towards spring, why not check out one of these events? What: Leprechauns […]

Pet Events for March

March is turning out to be a fun-filled month of events that welcome you, your pets, and help other animals in need. If you’re looking for a concert, happy hour, or looking to adopt a new family member, many of the events listed below are sure to fill those needs. Not near any of these […]

March Pet Events

This weekend there are many pet events scheduled around the country for you and your best buddy to participate in and have a fun filled day. Many of the admission prices go to helping rescue organizations, pet shelters, humane societies, and other animal welfare groups. If you are looking for something to do this weekend, […]

On the Road

We’re planning a road trip from Connecticut to North Carolina in the next month or so, and we’re taking our two dogs, Lola and Charlie (yes we know about the kid’s show, Charlie and Lola, which is why I reversed their names here). Lola is a 12 1/2 year old Gordon Setter and Charlie (4 […]

February Pet Events

If you’re looking for some pet events for February, you’ve come to the right place. Some of the events are pet friendly, others are fund raisers for your local shelters and humane organizations, and others are educational. Whatever you choose to do, just know that in some way or another you are helping animals as […]