Archive for May 2015

Update: Lil' Wheezy's been adopted

For the 20th post here at Pints and Pups, I’ve got some good news. Lil’ Wheezy, the 6-pound bundle of fun being fostered by my friend Sarah and her wife who I wrote about a week ago, has been adopted, according to a text from Sarah just a couple minutes ago. This is great news... Read more »

Warm weather reminder: DO NOT LEAVE YOUR DOG IN A PARKED CAR!

Summer is one of the best times of year to be a dog owner. Being outside with your dog is one of the greatest parts of the summer. And Chicago is one of the greatest cities for being outside with your dog. There are a ton of dog-friendly parks. There’s the Montrose dog beach if... Read more »

Today's adoptable dog: Lil' Wheezy

Today's adoptable dog: Lil' Wheezy
Welcome one and all to the second installment of Adoptable Dog of the Day. Today’s adoptable pup is Lil’ Wheezy. Right now, Lil’ Wheezy is being fostered by my friend Sarah and her lovely wife Carlie. But Sarah and Carlie are moving out of the city soon and they already have two dogs, so they’re... Read more »
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Parents: Teach your kids to approach dogs safely

With spring upon us, the odds of kids and dogs inhabiting the same sidewalk at the same time go up significantly. And for the most part, that’s a good thing. Being outside is good for both kids and dogs. But when kids don’t know how to act when a dog walks toward them, it can... Read more »