Posts tagged "Montrose Dog Beach"

Dog Flu Might Be Avoided, Be Responsible

Dog Flu Might Be Avoided, Be Responsible
Dog flu is still here. In some areas, it seems there is less of it. However, according to Cook County administrator for the Department of Animal and Rabies Control Dr. Donna Alexander, there are more reports in other places. In additional, several area shelters have been hit, and some hit hard. This is a potential tragedy.... Read more »

Dogs Hit Beach: Mondog's Season's Begun

Look at that newly raked early morning sand, and a lone (beautiful) Australian Shepherd
Montrose Street Dog Beach, known as Mondog, has begun their season, though that is hard to believe. Thats because it’s been so darn cold outside, and the Lake Michigan water temperature reflects that. Here are some images from our first visit of the year….

WGN Radio Petcast: Finding a Dog Who Killed; One Million Pets Found; Wags to Riches

WGN Radio Petcast: Finding a Dog Who Killed; One Million Pets Found; Wags to Riches
LISTEN HERE TO THE LATEST WGN RADIO PETCAST (may take a comment to load) From the Chicago Police Department Animal Crimes Unit, Sgt. Mark George details how my blog was actually instrumental in helping to discover the person who walked away from the scene after his dog killed a dog at Montrose Beach Dog Friendly... Read more »
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Man Who's Dog Is Responsible for Killing the Pomeranian is Discovered

Man Who's Dog Is Responsible for Killing the Pomeranian is Discovered
Thank you for reading and sharing my blog, and several tips – one finally helped to identify the man who’s dog allegedly attacked and killed a Pomeranian on St. Patrick’s Day at Montrose Dog Beach (Mondog).  Of course, I passed each of those tips on the Chicago Police Department. One tip was emailed from Mr.... Read more »

Still Searching for Owner of Dog Who Killed A Pomeranian

Still Searching for Owner of Dog Who Killed A Pomeranian
His picture has appeared in the media – still no absolute identification. Reportedly, the man pictured here took his pit bull-type dog to Montrose Dog Beach (Mondog) on St. Patrick’s Day. And his dog attacked and killed a Pomeranian, while several witnesses watched, including the dog’s owner Audrey Fisher and her 12-year old daughter. The... Read more »

Dog Killed at Chicago Dog Beach

Dog Killed at Chicago Dog Beach
          It was a St. Patrick’s Day massacre, at least a canine version, at Mondog Beach (Montrose Avenue dog beach) in Chicago. Willy was a healthy Pomeranian; just two years old when his owners say a pit bull-type dog attacked him at the Lakefront dog park, leaving Willy with injuries so... Read more »
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Sunday at the Dog Beach with Hazel

Having just adopted Hazel - we had no idea if she would go in the water, or swim at all. Wow - Hazel turns out to be a pint-sized Michael Phelps, and works really hard dog paddling.
Always some interesting activities at the dog beach, known as Mondog (at Montrose Avenue in Chicago). It was also our new dog, Hazel’s first beach experience (at least with us – we don’t have any idea whether she was previously exposed to water). Our spunky 9-lb. dog proved to be a fearless swimmer. She didn’t... Read more »

First Season Visit to Dog Beach: Etiquette Issues

I love this - the new drinking fountains which have options at the dogs' level!
There were some hiccups in etiquette during our first visit this season to the the Chicago dog Beach, North of Montrose Avenue.