#Dog Park

The Creative Lives of Dogs

Creativity is broadly dispersed in the animal world. Creativity arises out of curiosity, flexibility, empathy, intelligence, and self-awareness. Dogs have many ways of being creative, through play, communication, social diplomacy, innovation, and problem-solving. Canine creativity and well-being are linked. Several months ago, an acquaintance told me a fascinating story about...
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Wheeling to hold first ever Paws with Claus

WHEELING, W.Va. (WTRF) – If you have a furry friend listen up! Wheeling is hosting it’s first ever Paws with Claus at the Fitzsimmons Family Dog Park. Bring your camera and your well-behaved pooch for a picture with Santa on Saturday, December 3 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. There will also be Raffle basket tickets […]

7 tips for hiking and backpacking safely with your dog

Many people love going out on adventures in the wilderness, but bringing a dog along adds a whole new layer of adventure all on its own. Witnessing the unbridled joy of your pup exploring the great outdoors is one of the best ways to get a new perspective on the beauty and wonder of the natural world.

Scoop the poop at school playgrounds: ‘We’re not your dog park’

Near Murray, there are off-leash dog parks in Taylorsville, Sandy, Draper, West Jordan and Salt Lake City, to name a few, but dogs are not allowed off-leash in Murray School District’s playgrounds. “People are here at the school, and they start out with their dogs on their leash and...

Covington's first dog park opens to the public

COVINGTON, Ky. (WKRC) - There is a new place for canines in Covington to play. The city’s first dog park opened to the public Friday. The park is next to Kenny Shields Park at Ninth and Philadelphia streets. There are separate areas for both small and large dogs, as...

Bark Social will add a dog park/bar hybrid to Downtown Columbia

Downtown Columbia is getting a Dog Bar. Bark Social will unleash a 25,000 square foot facility in 2024 in the triangular-shaped parking lot next to Symphony Woods and Merriweather Post Pavilion at the corner of Merriweather Drive and Little Patuxent Parkway. The Baltimore Business Journal first reported the news on November 17 "Bark Social Dog Bar to open in Downtown Columbia."

Should I Feed My Dog Before or After a Walk?

We all know that eating and exercise are essential for our canine friends. However, feeding your dog at a certain time can make or break their exercise and digestion. If you’ve ever owned a dog, or are thinking about adding one to the family, you may have never thought about mixing food and activity. While every dog has its own individual physical and nutritional needs, feeding time does matter. Specifically, you may be wondering if it’s better to feed your dog before or after a walk.

Paws with Claus set for Saturday at Fitzsimmons Family Dog Park

WHEELING, W.Va. — The City of Wheeling is hosting Paws with Claus on Saturday from 1-3 p.m. at the Fitzsimmons Family Dog Park located at the Tunnel Green Recreation Complex in East Wheeling. Anyone attending is encouraged to bring your own camera so that you can take a photo...

10 Best Raincoats For Dogs

IHeartDogs is reader-supported. When you buy via links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission at no extra cost to you. The best raincoats for dogs will keep pups dry when it’s time to play in the rain! Maybe your dog loves going out in the rain, or maybe not, but either way, soggy days mean your pup gets muddy and wet outside and tracks it all back in the house! But having a quality rainjacket for your dog will save you from cleaning up a mess and keeps your pup nice and dry even when the sky drops buckets on your day. And with our list of the best raincoats for dogs, you’ll find the perfect choice that fits your pup and their personality.

GUINNESS WORLD RECORD – Meet Gino Wolf, the oldest dog in the world

Alex Wolf wasn’t really looking for a dog, and certainly not a Chihuahua. Wolf was a 19-year-old college kid enjoying life in Boulder, Colorado. He was sharing a big house with a big backyard with some friends, who thought they should all get a dog together. A big dog,...

I'm a Celebrity's Olivia Attwood breaks down after being verbally attacked by two strangers

Love Island and former I’m a Celeb contestant Olivia Attwood has spoken out after she was verbally assaulted in a dog park earlier this week. The reality TV star says she was enjoying a walk with her rescue dog when a fellow dog walker targeted her and her pet Lola. She said the incident occurred after her dog, who was not on a lead, approached another dog in the park. Olivia shared the story online, telling her followers her dog is always very well behaved:

Long Live Gino, The New Oldest Dog In The World

22-year-old Gino Wolf loves salmon treats, napping by the fire, and cruising his California neighborhood in a roomy luxury wagon. The adorable Chihuahua mix was named Guinness World Records’ “Oldest Dog Living” on November 15, 2022, inheriting the title from Pebbles the Toy Fox Terrier, who passed away in October.

Holiday ‘Barket’ Welcomes Both Dogs and Their People

Cabin John Regional Park is the place to be this Saturday for dogs and their people. Montgomery Parks hosts its first dog-themed holiday market on Saturday, Dec. 3 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Cabin John Regional Park in Bethesda. This free event features dog-friendly accessories and gifts from five pet-friendly vendors, community pet service agencies, and concessions for purchase.

Changes to Sacramento New Dog Park Upset Dog Parents

Changes to a beloved dog park are pitting Sacramento residents against the city government.  According to the Sacramento Bee, the city is about to begin enforcing leash requirements at city dog parks. Over the next few weeks, signs will be placed letting dog parents know that off-leash dogs are strictly prohibited. At one park in […] The post Changes to Sacramento New Dog Park Upset Dog Parents appeared first on DogTime.