Invisible Fence Brand Saving Pets with Project Breathe One Oxygen Mask at a Time

I don’t know what is harder for me to grasp: The fact that nearly 150,000 pets are lost in fires annually (most succumbing to smoke inhalation), or that over 10 million pets are lost each year (most of whom have run away from home). You can let those figures sink in for a minute. Even… Read More Invisible Fence Brand Saving Pets with Project Breathe One Oxygen Mask at a Time

Medicine goes to the pets: Pet Therapy at Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center

The past year I’ve felt God teaching me how to deal with stressful situations with hope and a happy heart. I am realizing He does not always spare us from difficult problems even though we think He should. However, if we shift our perspective, we can see there are other forms of happiness God provides… Read More Medicine goes to the pets: Pet Therapy at Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center

Keeping Fido cool and hydrated during the San Diego Heat Wave

Ahhh nothing beats summer in San Diego!  The beach, the parks, and all the fun outdoor bbq’s our little fur pups can handle! But with hot and very humid temperatures in effect this week it’s exceptionally important to keep Fido hydrated all hours of the day, even in the evenings.  Sadly one dog collapsed and… Read More Keeping Fido cool and hydrated during the San Diego Heat Wave

Sunday Aug 14: Pups in Tuxes to Strut the Red Carpet at The Wine Pub

For as long as I been a dog parent, I’ve always made a habit taking my dog socializing at places beyond the park and beach as often as possible. Places like the neighborhood shops or my favorite, dinning at Yappy Hours to help benefit animal welfare in your community is always a great way to… Read More Sunday Aug 14: Pups in Tuxes to Strut the Red Carpet at The Wine Pub

2016 Helen Woodward Padres and Puppy calendar presented by Petco

The San Diego Padres partnered up with Helen Woodward Animal center to help puppies find forever homes. I got to catch all the excitement with my FOX Sports San Diego SDLive feature, CLICK HERE to watch my exclusive behind the scenes story!   The San Diego Padres debuted their second Padres and Puppy Calendar over the… Read More 2016 Helen Woodward Padres and Puppy calendar presented by Petco

Chargers stars and the Barking Beast they love!

The San Diego Chargers honored our very own NFL legend LaDainian Tomlinson early this year by retiring his #21 jersey.  When it comes to football in San Diego there is no bigger star, than the famous ‘LT’.  Besides his tremendous talents as an athlete, he’s also a compassionate animal lover.  To celebrate his number 21 induction, the… Read More Chargers stars and the Barking Beast they love!

‘Clear the Shelters’ in San Diego by Adopting a Loving Pet JULY23!

I always knew I liked that NBC Universal!  As if their decision to dump Trump’ s Miss Universe pageant after his comments about Mexican immigrants wasn’t enough to get my viewership the NBC owned group is now dedicating a special day to help clear animal shelters nation wide in what they are calling #ClearTheShelters day! This will… Read More ‘Clear the Shelters’ in San Diego by Adopting a Loving Pet JULY23!

San Diegans Help ‘Clear the Shelters’ in Pet Adoption Event

Hundreds of pets in San Diego County will have forever homes thanks to NBC 7’s upcoming and very successful “Clear the Shelters” program. The 2016 event will take place this year on Saturday, July23! The Clear the Shelters effort was a national initiative spearheaded by the NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations. NBC Stations across the country teamed up… Read More San Diegans Help ‘Clear the Shelters’ in Pet Adoption Event

San Diego Chargers host 1st ever #ChargersDogDraft to benefit dog rescue

Chargers are to host their first benefit for animal rescue April 30. Click here to watch the Barking Beasts’ Huddle to Cuddle story featuring Colton Underwood and the San Diego Chargers benefiting the San Diego Humane Society. For the first year ever, EVER, the San Diego Chargers are highlighting the importance of animal rescue. For… Read More San Diego Chargers host 1st ever #ChargersDogDraft to benefit dog rescue

San Diego Gulls Captain Joe Piskula and his boy ‘Big Ted’

Hockey in San Diego! It is just me or has this San Diego hockey thing really caught on with San Diegan’s.. and rightfully so! Not only has the team exceeded fan expectations with bringing this exciting sport and lifestyle to America’s finest city for the first time in years, but the team took the city… Read More San Diego Gulls Captain Joe Piskula and his boy ‘Big Ted’

Animal Shelters are the Real Winners of Super Bowl XLIX

Super Bowl is almost here, Woof!! In my humble opinion, Super Bowl should be treated as a national holiday. Everyone should have the day off to enjoy watching the best two football teams in the league face off for the crown! After all, isn’t football America’s sport of all-time?? Besides the game, commercials, and chowing… Read More Animal Shelters are the Real Winners of Super Bowl XLIX

Who’s walking who? Dog Training Products: Who knows what you will find

The road to being better parents to our dogs starts with showing Fido who’s boss/ who’s the master/ who’s your Daddy? ( in my case “Mommy” but you get the point). In my experience it is helpful to look into training products- particularly a pinch collar for my two year old, 100 pound, alpha male,… Read More Who’s walking who? Dog Training Products: Who knows what you will find

Fetchlight Photography: Fetching the Essence of Pet Photography

When it comes to recognizing the beauty in animals, nothing fascinates me more than people who display their love for our furry friends as artists of the pet world. While many of us consider ourselves to be our pet’s best personal paparazzi, there’s nothing like having a professional get the job done and snap the shot… Read More Fetchlight Photography: Fetching the Essence of Pet Photography

A Happy Dog’s Thanksgiving: Stuff Your Turkey, Not Your Dog!

Dogs enjoy the revelry at least as much as humans, with bits of this and that dropping on the floor and delectable smells wafting around the house. But Thanksgiving must not be a free-for-all. Just because we try to pack away all we can does not mean our dogs should. And there are certain items your dog… Read More A Happy Dog’s Thanksgiving: Stuff Your Turkey, Not Your Dog!

Shelter To Solider: Helping Military Veterans one Marine and Mutt at a Time

Happy Veterans Day!  Did you know that every military working dog is a non-commissioned officer- some rank higher than their handler? And in 2000, Congress passed a bill so that military dogs can be adopted by their handlers! Meet a San Diego hero who’s helping military veterans one marine and mutt at a time… While… Read More Shelter To Solider: Helping Military Veterans one Marine and Mutt at a Time

Incredible Pets on FOX Sports San Diego’s hottest new show #SDLive

San Diego is home to dozens of pet friendly activities that embrace a fit and active lifestyle for Fido – and it’s no surprise that a city which is said to be one of the most pet friendly cities in the country – would also designate a television spot on a sports network to pet… Read More Incredible Pets on FOX Sports San Diego’s hottest new show #SDLive

Howlween for Fido! The costumes and the obscene money spent

It’s that time of year! Halloween. Or how we say it in the pet community “Howl-Ween”. The pet costumes are officially overflowing the shelves and it appears costume designers in the pet industry have outdone themselves once again. I think I’ve seen every pet costume under the moon imaginable – from Micheal Jackson, to the… Read More Howlween for Fido! The costumes and the obscene money spent

For the love of Pit Bulls: San Diego Pittie Parents Host Pitties in Park

San Diego is home to the hardest working animals rescue groups in all the world. So it’s no wonder day-go is predominantly known as Pet City USA among animal lovers nationwide.  When pet parents aren’t out enjoying the many pet friendly festivities SD has to offer, animal advocates are often huddling up in efforts to help… Read More For the love of Pit Bulls: San Diego Pittie Parents Host Pitties in Park

Camp Run-A-Mutt San Marcos: Howl-O-Ween Spooktacular

Howl-O-Ween Pet Pawty Alert!  Pull out your Halloween costumes and don’t forget Fido’s ensamble. With Halloween on the horizon there’s a lot of pet friendly parties underway and the Camp Run A Mutt San Marcos Howl-O-Ween Spooktacular event should definitley be on your radar in San Diego. If you’re on the cusp of pet lifestyle… Read More Camp Run-A-Mutt San Marcos: Howl-O-Ween Spooktacular