Doggie Dash 2019

Summer’s here and the time is right for dancing in the street. Martha and the Vandellas 1964 Summer is just around the corner and with the days getting longer, more and more people are out and about with their dogs. Last weekend, Loki and I took part in one of the many dog-friendly events taking…

Portland K9 Memorial

The police k9 is an icon of law enforcement. These brave dogs don’t volunteer or enlist to become crimefighters, it is a responsibility that is thrust upon them. Every day, they put their lives on the line to serve and protect both the citizens of a community and their human partners. Sometimes, fulfilling that duty…

Daytrippin’

Just this month Redfin and Rover.com teamed up to rank the best cities in the country for dog lovers and Portland made it into the Top Ten, landing at number 6. It has tons of parks and green space, dog-friendly restaurants and bars, and all kinds of pet-centric shops selling everything your dog could need…

Dogs About Town

One of the many great things about moving to Portland is how dog-friendly so many areas are. Nearly everywhere you go in this city, you see pooches out cavorting with their owners. With that in mind, we decided to take a couple of our pups on a weekend adventure.

A Run to Remember

At any given time in Ohio, dozens of four-legged police officers stand watch on the thin blue line.  In 2015, the effort began to honor those k9 heroes with a special memorial in Batavia. After years of work, the Memorial opened in August of 2018. Three granite slabs list the names of those dogs who…