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on Wednesday May 22nd, 2013 at 01:30 AM
Almost 20 years ago, John and I wrote our first book: Day Trips from San Antonio and Austin. It was later divided into two volumes for each city, each book covering places to go within two hours of your home. The book remains our best-selling title.
But sometimes we forget that, yes, there are plenty of great places to visit close to home. Today we had the threat of severe weather coming in late this afternoonplus we had a pile of work that built up while we were at BlogPaws. But we wanted to...
on Wednesday May 22nd, 2013 at 12:35 AM
We know youre very familiar with Alecia Evans from the Ask Alecia column here on DogTipper.com; this week Alecia will be one of 21 featured dog training experts on the Canine Insights Telesummit.
Held on May 23, 2013 the event will be hosted by Bernie Browne, the creator of the Summit. Bernie and Alecia will be talking about the Benefits of Safer Training and Walking Tools for our Dogs.
The summit is free to sign up for and every speaker is giving away a Special Free Offer with powerful...
on Tuesday May 21st, 2013 at 11:33 PM
Do you have a question about dog travel? Regardless of the type of travel youre contemplatinga trip to your local dog park, a move to a new city, or a dream vacation with your dogwed love to hear from you during our weekly live radio show!
DOG TRAVEL EXPERTS airs LIVE every Wednesday from 8-9pm ET. Paris will be taking calls along with co-host Tracie Hotchner; to call, dial 888-627-6008.
One caller every week received their choice of dog prizes from our Prize Kennel!
If you missed last weeks...
on Tuesday May 21st, 2013 at 08:09 PM
A multi-platinum-selling recording artist with a heart of gold, pop icon Debbie Gibson has put a song in the hearts of her Fido-loving fans for helping a paws cause.
Fathers Day is just around the corner, and through June 5th animal lovers can show their dogged devotion to their Dads by ordering a gift that gives backa greeting card and/or postcard personalized by Debbie Gibson.
The Think with Your Heart sale offers:A recordable, kissed Fathers Day greeting card and personalized postcard for...
on Tuesday May 21st, 2013 at 05:32 PM
From her days on Laugh-In to her recent stint on the ABC comedy Malibu Country, Lily Tomlin has tickled our funny bones over the course of her comedic career and as an animal advocate, shes touched our hearts.
Following in the footsteps of fellow philanthropic funny lady Betty White, who was honored at last years event, on May 18th the Emmy, Tony and Grammy Award winner was presented with the Petco Foundations HOPE Award at the Hope Gala in recognition of the entertainment icons efforts to...
on Tuesday May 21st, 2013 at 05:00 PM
Adoptable dogs name: Nui
Location (city, state) of adoptable pet: Santa Monica, CA
Age of adoptable dog: Adult (3 to 8 years)
Breed: Shiba Inu/Chihuahua Mix
What makes this dog special: Nui is a very cute adult boy who is extremely friendlyhe was so happy to get out of the shelter! From Nuis Foster:
Hes very sweet, very mellow, and he loves to be cuddled. He likes to follow us around the house and check out what were doing, but when were sitting in one place he is happy to nap nearby. He has a...
on Tuesday May 21st, 2013 at 02:19 AM
As we wrap up this weekends BlogPaws conference in Washington, DC, I wanted to take a moment to put together seven highlights from the conference!Adoption by Petfinder. DogTipper was one of 10 blogs adopted by Petfinder for the conference. We went to lunch with the Petfinder editors and talked with them about additional ways we can work with them. As you know, we adopted Tiki, Irie, and Inca following Petfinder searches so we are so proud of this honor! The Exhibit Hall. This years exhibit...
on Monday May 20th, 2013 at 07:24 PM
Fans of toe-tapping tunes and our tail-wagging chums have a song in their heart today, as the line-up of animal-loving luminaries who will perform at the second annual Woofstock at Fontanel concert has been announced.
Taking place at Fontanel Mansion, the fundraiser will benefit Bonapartes Retreat. Established by multi-Grammy Award winner Emmylou Harris, the rescue finds forever homes for dogs from Metro Nashville Animal Control who are in danger of euthanization.
Scheduled to take the stage...
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