Posts tagged "Cavalier King Charles Spaniel"

Dog-Napping Grinch Caught

Dog-Napping Grinch Caught
This Christmas wish came true. It sounds like a movie – but there is no George Bailey. Instead, there’s a dog named Marley and a little girl named Mia Bendray, from New York City. On Christmas Eve, the family went into a restaurant to pick up food. As so many people do, they tied up... Read more »

Reader Questions: Dog Walks Too Slow; Cat Invades Garden; Scratching Dog

Reader Questions: Dog Walks Too Slow; Cat Invades Garden; Scratching Dog
Q: I have a Boxer, who’s only 4 and should be up for long walks. But our walks are getting slower and slower, and Gracie just drags, acts lethargic and stops to sniff more and more. We used to walk twice as far in half the time. I know she has me trained. What can... Read more »

Dining with Fido: Harry Caray's Tavern at Navy Pier

The entrance of the most visited tourist attraction in Illinois. If you live nearby (as many people do), you know weeknights are relatively quiet. Driving to the Pier can be a pain because parking isn't cheap or easy, but again weekdays or weeknights are the best choice. Also, weekends may simply be too packed for some dogs to deal with.
In this installment of Dining with Fido, we visited Harry Caray’s Tavern, at Navy Pier. Offering choices for dog friendly dining around Chicago.  If you have friends visiting from out of town (as you’ll see we did), Navy Pier is a great destination. And Harry Caray’s is about fun, at any of their locations.

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) 

WGN Radio Petcast: Saving Your Pets' Hearts, Saving Greyhounds and Pet Adoption Event

Click HERE to listen to this WGN Radio PETCAST (podcast for pet lovers) I was so surprised myself at how often heart disease occurs in dogs, according to Dr. Sonya Gordon, board certified veterinary cardiologist and Assistant Professor of Cardiology at Texas A&M University. In fact, most older and smaller dogs have heart disease. Astounding.... Read more »

Mutt Strut for Community Animal Rescue Effort in Evanston

The Strut for Strays for the Community Animal Rescue Effort, held May 8, in Evanston was the 15th annual. Lots and lots of those who walked were adopted from this shelter. Click here to see and sniff the highlights:
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