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Wednesday October 22nd, 2014 at 01:16 PM
As you know, our most recent travel book is DogTippers Texas with Dogs, a full-color guidebook to our home state. Traveling the state with Irie and Tiki is one of our favorite activities.
If youve ever been to Texas, you probably know theres no shortage of Texas souvenirs, from ice cube trays to jewelry. But weve never seen a Texas retractable leashuntil now.
26 Bars & a Band has a new line of customized retractable leashes including a full range of states. Along with the state leashes,...
Wednesday October 22nd, 2014 at 12:22 PM
A better tomorrow for dogs and cats who have been dealt a bad hand in life is in the cards thanks to a professional poker player who is a queen of hearts when it comes to paws causes.
On November 14th The Mezz at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas will be a full house of famous faces as a plethoras of high-profile pals to those with paws arrive for the Jennifer Harman Celebrity Poker Tournament. Hosted by the famous winner of two World Series of Poker bracelets, the list of stars who will show...
Wednesday October 22nd, 2014 at 11:25 AM
As you know, Irie has been on very limited activity for the past eight weeks due to her ACL surgery. Shes now able to walk on leash (slowly) as much as shed like but shes not able to run and play as she loves to do.
To keep her from getting bored, weve played games and kept her busy whenever possible. It remains difficult for her to sit easily (she rests on her good leg and still wont do a square sit) so some of our usual training games have been out. Weve played hide and seek and done some...
Wednesday October 22nd, 2014 at 08:06 AM
Ready for a treat from Kurgo? Enter the Kurgo Halloween Photo Contest for a chance at one of FIVE $100 Kurgo gift cards!
Whats the trick?
You need to upload a photo of your pet on the Kurgo Pet Costume Photo Contest page and encourage your friends to vote for your photo. The contest ends Oct 31, 2014.
Kurgo is a DogTipper sponsor.
Tuesday October 21st, 2014 at 02:45 PM
October is Adopt a Shelter Dog Month, a time when the public is reminded of a fact that so many dedicated pet lovers already know: that shelters are overflowing with great dogs that, often through no fault of their own, are in need of a home. This month were joining in with BlogPaws and its Adopt a Shelter Pet Month efforts that draw attention to all the many types of pets awaiting forever homes!
Both Irie and Tiki are former shelter dogsjust as our cats Linus, Inca, and Lucky are former...
Tuesday October 21st, 2014 at 01:14 PM
As animal lovers, when we hear that a dog or cat in need has been given a new lease on life the news is music to our ears, and now tunes from, and in the spirit of, a documentary series thats been instrumental in showcasing the second chances of shelter pets is putting a song in the hearts of dog devotees.
TVX Records recently unleashed Songs for Shelter Me, an 11-track compilation CD featuring the Mindy Smith-penned and performed theme song which has welcomed TV viewers to each of the four...
Tuesday October 21st, 2014 at 12:05 PM
This summer we wrote about ResQwalk, an app that allows you to select a rescue/shelter group to help each time you go on a walk with your dog or a walk anywhere! At that time, the app was only available for iPhones but weve got news: its now available for Android!
The @resQwalk #app is now for ANDROID! Walk to raise $ for homeless pets! New features for all!... Click To Tweet - Powered By CoSchedule
Now you can download the free ResQwalk app to your Android or iPhone and use it to generate a...
Monday October 20th, 2014 at 02:13 PM
Pet parents looking to scare up a little Halloween-themed, Fido-centric fun are invited to get into the spirit of the season by enjoying a tongue-in-cheek take on one of the silver screens scariest movies as Bow Wow Beverly Hills presents Night of the Living Dog a pawty with a higher purpose.
On October 26th Rovers will rule Rodeo Drive during an evening that will include:Celebrities from your favorite fright flicks and TV shows that make your teeth chatter. Attendee transformations into the...
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