Posts tagged "Camp Dogwood"

Camp Dogwood, Encouraging the Bond and Doggone Fun

Camp Dogwood, Encouraging the Bond and Doggone Fun
Camp Dogwood co-founder Dave Eisendrath  talks with me on Steve Dale’s Pet World on WGN Radio about this unique camp for dogs and their people; listen HERE, The next camp is May 30 through june 2. There’s so much to do at camp….Swimming (for dogs), agility classes, book club meets to talk about the book... Read more »

Camp Dogwood is More than S'Mores, Featured on Steve Dale's Pet World

Camp Dogwood is More than S'Mores, Featured on Steve Dale's Pet World
Alsya Slay and Dave Eisendrath talk about the 14th year of Camp Dogwood. - it’s a camp for dogs. Can you believe that? Listen HERE to my interview with the camp’s founders and head marshmallow roasters, on Steve Dale’s Pet World, WGN Radio. It’s true, listen here for more about this camp, where the big events... Read more »

Camp Dogwood & Big Announcement on Steve Dale's Pet World

Camp Dogwood & Big Announcement on Steve Dale's Pet World
Check this out, a camp for dogs (and their people)….it’s not far, and it’s called Camp Dogwood. The camp’s founders Alysa Slay and Dave Eisendrath appear on Steve Dale’s Pet World, Sunday January 11, at 6:30 AM CDT on WGN Radio (listen at 720AM or HERE). Animal News: Parrot Saves Speeders Steve Dale’s big news!!!... Read more »
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Camp Dogwood: Barking Up Any Tree

Camp Dogwood: Barking Up Any Tree
Camp Dogwood is Fun (no accident on that capital ‘F’). All sorts of events and activities for dogs and their people. It really is a camp where dogs can partake in a wide variety of activities, from lure coursing (for sight hounds, or any other dog that wants to partake) to a marshmallow camp fire... Read more »

Dog Camp & Chicago Canine Rescue Mutt Strut: Steve Dale's Pet World

Dog Camp & Chicago Canine Rescue Mutt Strut: Steve Dale's Pet World
You can have more fun with your best friends than at Camp Dogwood…. as Alysa Slay will describe, it’s not too late to sign up for the next camp session, October 11-14.. Alyssa talks with me Sunday morning at 6:35 on Steve Dale’s Pet World, WGN Radio, 720 or listen online Animal News: Singing Mice.... Read more »

Bertrand Judges Haunted Highwood Pets Costume Contest

Scary....with all that pumpkin being carved, and falling to the street - the dogs also a great clean up crew. Pumpkin is actually quite healthy, but always there may be too much of a good thing.
Read the story behind-the-story, how WGN Radio’s Steve Betrand wound up co-emceeing a Halloween costume contest for pets in Highwood. This was one of the many events held in the suburb’s What is your dog going to be for Halloween? A costume contest for pets is among the many events going on in Highwood The Great Highwood Pumpkin... Read more »
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Memorial Day at Camp Dogwood

Outside the dining hall, they call this space the Barking Lot
I love Camp Dogwood, and am honored to speak there – there are a wide variety of activities (different strokes for different canines), everything from obedience instruction to participating (and getting tips from experts) on Frisbee disc, lure coursing and agility….there are even crafty things to do, beach games and conversations with a myriad of... Read more »

Camp Dogwood, A DogGone Good Time

So what do people who attend dog camp look like? Most are in this group photo (though not having a wide angle lense, with apologies, I missed a few folks and some dogs).
If you love dogs, and visiting with others who love dogs -  Camp Dogwood camp sessions will make you wag your tail. Check out these images and you’ll get a sense of what it’s all about (photos shot May 28 and 29) 

Camp Dogwood, A DogGone Good Time

and relishing a good time
Doesn’t your dog deserve a vacation? And you too!  If you love dogs, this is absolute fun. It’s called Camp Dogwood, located in Ingleside, IL (North of Chicago, West of Grayslake), from May 27 through 30. It’s a camp for dogs – it’s where dogs can be dogs. I can’t list all the activities here,... Read more »
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Dr. Jane Doe for Meowsky Citizen of the Year

Dr. Jane Lohmar is the second honoree of the annual Meowsky Pets’ Citizen of the Year Award. Barker and Meowsky: A Paw Firm has officially named Dr. Jane Doe – a dog rope toy – to honor Dr. Jane. Dr. Jane Doe, available at Barker and Meowsky Lohmar was an bank executive when she decided... Read more »
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