April 14, 2014 • Trends
This fun FIDO competition always makes us wag and woof !
Last weekend the Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge Eastern Regional took place at Centennial Olympic Park in Downtown Atlanta, and top canine athletes travelled from surrounding states to compete in events like high speed agility, dog diving, freestyle flying disc, and more.
There was a Corgi who tore up the arena with her...
April 03, 2014 • Trends
America has spoken, and one of the newest monuments in the nation's capital has been voted its most popular. After a hard-fought final round, the National Fire Dog Monument took home top honors in the Washington Post's "Monument Madness" tournament, besting some of the most worthy and famous contenders, including the Washington monument, the Lincoln Memorial, and other longtime favorites by...
March 27, 2014 • Trends
The poles are closed and the votes have been “tail-ied.” Meet JAZZ, Atlanta’s first dog mayor and the winner of DOGTV’s “My Dog for Mayor!” – a national campaign to elect 100 dog mayors in 100 cities across the U.S. JAZZ is also the spokes dog for Shore Dreams Vacation Rentals and appears regularly in pet-travel articles in FIDO Friendly magazine.
“It was a hard-fought campaign for all of our...
March 17, 2014 • Trends
FIDOs's friends at Trupanion shared this fun pet data with us and in honor of St. PAWtrick's Day, we knew you would enjoy it too!
According to the data, the top ten pet names related to Ireland are:
Each year, 3.5 million experience homelessness in America, less than a quarter will be homeless for a short time. However, over 76% are chronically homeless due to physical disability, developmental disability, HIV/AIDS, mental illness and substance abuse problems. Pets of the Homeless (POTH) estimates that as many as 10-25% have service or companion pets. The need for pet food and veterinary...
February 20, 2014 • Trends
For only the second time in history, dogs will be allowed in the San Diego Botanic Garden (SDBG) in Encinitas for the annual “5K Paw Walk in the Garden” this Saturday morning, February 22. Hundreds of pets and their people will gather to raise funds for SDBG and your Rancho Coastal Humane Society (RCHS).
“When we planned the first 5K Paw Walk in the Garden last year we figured that half of...