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A Night With Friends
Friends For the Dearborn Animal Shelter enjoy a private screening of Hotel For Dogs.
“I don’t usually go to these kinds of movies,” Elaine Greene told us this morning, the day after a special screening of Hotel for Dogs in Dearborn, Mich. “I shed some tears but it really inspired me to break through roadblocks and get back to our important work.” As the executive director of Friends For the Dearborn Animal Shelter, Greene identified with the movie’s young protagonists, who defy...
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Tip Sheet: Choosing a Daycare or Kennel
Eight questions to ask before leaving your precious pup with strangers.
The world is not a dog’s oyster— unfortunately. The majority of offices, restaurants, hotels, museums and even national parks fail to welcome our canine companions with open arms. Until a major paradigm shifts, we’ll have to leave our dogs behind, sometimes, for work and travel. Happily, many dog-loving entrepreneurs are creating wonderful boarding and daycare environments for our furry friends....
May 26th 2009
New batch of smilers
Want more smiles? Visit our smiling dogs page and enter to win a chance to appear in our magazine. Interested in other contests? Check out our contest page.
Dog's Life: Work of Dogs
Dog-Friendly Businesses
[Gallery] Businesses who celebrate "Take Your Dog to Work Day" everyday
Dog-Friendly businesses who celebrate "Take Your Dog to Work Day" everyday! Related Links:Clif Bar & CompanyDogsterMrs. Grossman'sSur la TableThe Republic of TeaAthleta Replacements, LTD    Thumb Photo: [Athleta] Scooter at Athleta during Halloween Photographs courtesy: Clif Bar & Company, Dogster Inc., Mrs. Grossman's, The Republic of Tea, Athleta, Replacements, LTD, Village Green,...
May 18th 2009
More weekly smilers!
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Wanted: Tips on Local Fun
UPDATE, 7/01: Our July/August issue is now on the newsstands, but there's plenty of summer left and we're still interested in hearing from you about your fave places for dog-friendly fun. Please add yours here. For those who so kindly sent in their tips in May, our most sincere thanks—alas, space was so tight that we weren't able to include them after all. But never fear: With this post, they're...
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Win A Dream Trike
At last, a ride worthy of your furry co-pilot.
How does one describe the very cool tricycle created by Dublin Dog in Charlotte, N.C.? If we were in a pitch meeting with a movie producer we’d say it’s Breaking Away meets Easy Rider meets Benji—a wicked-cool pair of wheels with a dog-friendly sidecar that, with a donation to a good cause and some luck, can be yours. Here’s the back story: The folks at Dublin Dog do more than create rockin’...
May 11th 2009
More Smiling Dogs
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Dog Bowl Bailout
One-time offer aims to get free chow to dogs in need.
The folks at Dogswell, a pet food company in Los Angeles, are reaching out to Americans who’ve been stung by the economic downtown/collapse/crisis (take your pick) by offering a free bag of dry dog food to the first 10,000 eligible people to submit a Bow-Wow Bailout redemption form, through May 15, 2009. It’s about time dogs got a little piece of the recovery action. We love a marketing strategy...
May 4th 2009