Blog: Announcements

“Bring Your Dog to Shop Day”

“Bring Your Dog to Shop Day.” The name says it all, right? As a part of “I Love NYC Pets” Month, the Madison Avenue location of Christofle is hosting this dog friendly shopping event. In addition to martinis for you, they will have robbie dawg treats for your buddy. Robbie dawg founder, Lisa Fortunato, willRead more

Hank’s 2 Years Old!

Hank’s 2nd birthday was this week and we celebrated with some his favorites: Nature’s Variety Raw Diet medallions (shaped into a heart) and a frosted bully stick from Buttercup’s Paw-tisserie (and a party hat of course). Not only does this video celebrate Hank’s birthday, but also demonstrates how a solid sit-stay is possible, even inRead more

Holiday Open House at Westchester SPCA

Join the Westchester SPCA for their Holiday Open House on Saturday, December 5th from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Join the SPCA along with 100.7 WHUD to celebrate the holidays with your canine companions! Have your photos taken with Santa or Frosty by Liza Margulies of while enjoying live music, fabulous food, wonderful refreshments,Read more

Guiding Eyes Fundraiser & Contest

Want to show off your dog in his finest party attire while helping a great cause? You have until next Monday (November 30th) to submit your photo entry. Your $20 entry fee goes to Guiding Eyes for the Blind and you have the opportunity to win some terrific prizes. Visit for all the info.Read more

Catherine Malandrino Charity Event

All you dog loving fashionistas get out there and support Stray from the Heart! Catherine Malandrino and Stray from the Heart Private Shopping event When: Wednesday, October 28, 2009 6pm – 9pm Where: Soho Boutique, 468 Broome Street, NYC 10013 212.925.6765 Guests will enjoy 15% off full price merchandise for the evening.  Cocktails will beRead more

Looking for Halloween Doggie Fun?

Here’s a list of doggie costume parties coming up in Brooklyn.  If you have any more to add, please leave a comment! Bay Ridge:Harvest Festival Halloween Canine Costume ContestSunday, October 18th, Noon until 5PM (Rain date: Sunday, October 25th)Narrows Botanical GardensThose wishing to register their dogs for the Canine Costume Contest have to register atRead more

Big News for Doggie Academy

Hooray for Doggie Academy!  I am now officially an AKC Canine Good Citizen evaluator! What does that mean?  CGC is a designation given to dogs (and their owners) that are proven to have good manners at home and in public.  The test includes walking through a crowd and reacting calmly to another dog.  For aRead more

1st Annual Brooklyn Bridge Pup Crawl

Hank & I participated in the 1st Annual Brooklyn Bridge Pup Crawl and had a fantastic time! It was a gorgeous evening for a walk across the bridge and to be accompanied by hundreds of other dogs and their owners, all with light up Lulu Leashes to benefit animal shelters made it perfect. I shotRead more

Brooklyn Bridge Pup Crawl

FIDO let me know of this excellent event coming up on September 26th. It’s the 1st Annual Brooklyn Bridge Pup Crawl to benefit animal shelters. Hank & I are registered (and unless I have to work we’ll be there)! I’m hoping for a beautiful fall night and will bring my Flip camera so I canRead more